Candles are one of those gifts that almost anyone loves. They look pretty, they usually have a wonderful scent and the natural element of fire adds a cosy ambiance to any space. That is why candles make such great gifts, for the person you may not know that well but want to spoil to the best friend who seems to have everything. Use this candle gift guide roundup to choose presents for everyone on your holiday shopping list. —Jennifer Cox
Maison Francis Kurkdjian’s MON BEAU SAPIN SCENTED CANDLE ($95) is like taking a winter stroll in a snowy forest. This luxurious scented candle, dressed in new and festive finery, truly embodies the magic of the holidays. Its woody and slightly resinous fragrance evokes memories of traditional Christmas trees.
The Bath and Body Works’ ($26) candle Bright Christmas Morning is the fragrance version of Christmas morning excitement. This bright and fruity candle is made with natural essential oils and will fill the room with lovely fragrance. The soy wax blend melts evenly, and this beautiful candle, which makes a lovely gift, also comes topped with a decorative lid.
If you love a homey, comforting holiday scent with notes of peppermint candy canes and sweet baking cookies, look no further than Voluspa’s Crushed Candy Cane 2 Wick Table Tin Candle ($36). The oversized metal holder is designed in a whimsical ice cream cone theme with a colourfully decorated swirl textured container. It’s beautiful to look at and heartwarming to smell too!
For the person who adores Christmastime, get them the Nest New York Holiday Classic Candle ($44). It features a delectable blend of pomegranate, mandarin orange, pine, cloves, and cinnamon with a hint of vanilla and amber, and it is crafted with a premium wax formulated so that the candle burns cleanly and evenly, infusing the room with exceptional scent.