The minute the temperature drops below 60 degrees, I light a fancy candle—or several—in my living room. There's something about it that makes me feel like I have my life together; it even makes me look forward to cold weather. Thanks to these 21 scene-setting candles from Amazon, you won't have to worry about running out of options any time soon. From cult-favorite blends to single-note wonders, you'll be hard-pressed to find a candle on this list you won't want to light right now. (Alternatively, give one as a gift to a friend who just got a new home.)
I’ve been thinking about investing in one of these Boy Smells candles forever, and now feels like the time. The mix of delicate rose and more woody scents like oakmoss is right up my alley.
Burn this candle after a long night of cooking and it'll at least smell like you cleaned up. Plus, the light scent will transport you out of your studio apartment.
Each candle from Homesick smells like a different city, state, or country. They're perfect to burn whenever you miss your hometown a little too much during the holiday season.
Light this in your bathroom, fill up your bath, and let all your stress wash away. You'll be completely relaxed in no time.
You get 20 hours of burn time with this candle from NEST. Let the light ocean mist scent take you away.
Spicy black pepper and sweet orange make this candle smell like fall in a jar. Even better, the minimalist design will look great in any room in your house.
You can't go wrong with a lavender candle. This one has herbal notes that will make your whole house smell like the garden you wish you had.
You can't go wrong when "Coastal rain" and "Eucalyptus root" are the top notes of your candle. This one is perfect for the person who loves to hike in their spare time.
Thousands of Amazon reviews don't lie. This balsam and clove-scented option from Yankee Candle has over 5,000 five-star ratings, after all.
Bath & Body Works knows a thing or two about making the perfect three-wick candle. This one smells like red apple, cinnamon, and cedarwood, so it's sure to be a hit at your next holiday party.
If the woodsy scents aren't your thing, this super sweet birthday cake-scented candle might be a better choice.
Not sure if you're a candle person? This 8oz option from Capri Blue is the perfect size to try out.
You've probably seen these Byredo candles all over your Instagram feeds. There's a reason: They burn super evenly, fill your room with amazing scent in an instant, and look super chic on your vanity as a makeup brush holder after you've used them.
Sometimes you just need to light a candle and chill out after a long day. This chamomile and lavender-scented candle should be at the top of your t0-burn list.
You'll be hard-pressed to find someone who doesn't want to own a Diptyque candle—or who already has one lit in their living room.
Fall means pumpkin-scented everything, okay? We don't make the rules.
Wake up, light this candle, and get on with your day. Lemongrass is naturally energizing, so prepare to have an productive day with this candle around.
Skip your morning coffee with this coffee-scented candle. It's like an expresso shot.
You know those smells that you can't quite place? This is one of those. Notes of amber, musk, and cypriol oil fill your room without being too obvious
You won't find a better deal than this: four candles for just under $20. It'll look (and smell) like you spent a lot more.
This candle might look pretty, but it also puts in the work. Ninety hours of burn time will perfume your entire home in minutes. Wash out the jar after all of the wax has burned and use it to store your makeup brushes.