As we usher in spring after a long, dreary winter, the prospect of starting anew is all the sweeter. In the spirit of spring cleaning and refreshing the home, a beautiful way to nourish your space and conjure the mood of the season is by stocking up on beautiful, mood-lifting spring candles. The perfect spring scent means different things to different people, of course. Some may be partial to refreshing cool and minty aromas, other inclined to go a bit more green and earthy, and then there are those who savor a scent in full, floral bloom. Here, an array of spring candles that can freshen and brighten your home this season.
Esker Terracotta Plantable Candle
Leave it to bath and body brand Esker to craft the perfect tub-time candle! As you soak, let its warm and herbal combination of lemon balm, white honey, and coriander wash over you.True to its zero-waste moniker, the ceramic vessel can transform into a planter, complete with seed paper and soil pod to kickstart your sowing.
Tata Harper X Nette Into the Forest Candle
Channeling the Japanese art of shinrin-yoku, also known as forest bathing, the Tata Harper x Nette Into the Forest candle mirror the scent of Harper’s farm in Vermont with woodsy notes, like cypress and pine needle, harmonizing with bright orange, zingy pepper, and earthy and herbaceous patchouli.
LAFCO X Duxiana Candle
A soothing balm for some springtime shuteye, the LAFCO New York x Duxiana collaboration is crafted to produce the ultimate olfactory mise en scène for deep rest. Think: Swedish pine and linen with a dash of citrus.
Vyrao Rose Marie Candle
Cast in a divine blush pink wax and held in objet d'art vessel, Vyrao’s Rose Marie candle scent is a creamy floral lead by violet leaf with a touch of woodsiness by way of black tobacco, smoky guaiac wood, and sandalwood.
Trudon Atria Alabaster Candle
Sheer luxury isn’t just supplied by Trudon’s powdery bouquet of iris, cashmere wood and amber; grounded by musk and leather for a delicate and balanced sensorial experience, but also its vessel made of milky alabaster for a celestial glow.
Maison Margiela REPLICA Springtime in a Park Scented Candle
The moniker really says it all. With its special lilac-hued wax, white glass jar, and key notes of pear accord, lily of the valley accord, and musk, Maison Margiela’s latest REPLICA fragrance is designed to bring the park to you—and it makes good on that mission.
Antik Lakay Victory Candle
You powered through a long, hard winter. Reward yourself with Antik Lakay’s gourmand floral Victory candle, which blends cocoa, rose de mai and vanilla together to “make you feel victorious.”
NEST New York Wild Mint & Eucalyptus Candle
Nurture your home—and mind—with Nest’s sea foam green Wellness candle. It’s crafted with wild mint and eucalyptus alongside zings of basil and Thai ginger to help stimulate your senses and cleanse your head.
Floral Street Sunshine Bloom Scented Candle
Lacking Vitamin D? Drench your space in Floral Street’s warm and spicy Sunshine Bloom scent. Cracking the “warmth of sunshine” scent profile, notes of coconut, jasmine, and salted musk will give that feeling of tropical sun on your skin.
Malin + Goetz Bergamot Candle
Just in time for spring, Malin+Goetz’s signature bergamot scent now comes in candle form. The brand’s bright and revitalizing citrus blend leads with natural stress reliever bergamot, with a spicy heart of ginger and cardamom, and base of musk and wood.
Joya Composition No. 1 Candle
Joya’s sumptuous Composition No.1 candle serves up a new kind of “forbidden fruit”—the ever robust quince—for warmth and sweetness. The rich, fruity top note gives way to a heart of rich florals such as heliotrope and and tuberose, and dries down to a creamy sandalwood.
Krigler Lovely Patchouli 55 Classic Opus Candle
Let Krigler’s Lovely Patchouli 55 whisk you away. This sweet, woody medley of patchouli, leather, and bergamot was designed to evoke travels to Monte Carlo and Rio de Janeiro. The glass jar was cast in pink as a tribute to Claude Monet, who used the rosy shade to capture the light on a white dress in his famous 1872 painting Springtime.
Henry Rose Last Light Candle
Henry Rose’s beloved clean scent now comes in candle form. Last Light will help you usher in golden hour on a late April evening with fresh musk, soft woods, and a hit of patchouli for smooth serenity.
Sidia Braless Candle
There’s no better feeling than taking your bra off at the end of a long day. Pouring that “strip back the layers of the day” feeling into a candle, Sidia’s Braless is a soothing harmony of fresh green bamboo, sweet and powdery amber, and warm spiced sandalwood.
LAFCO Jungle Bloom Candle
Housed in a handblown glass vessel in a gorgeous shade of palm green, LAFCO’s Jungle Bloom is a transportive blend of spicy floral wild lily, fresh and creamy coconut water, and bright tropical mango wood.
Salwa Petersen Scented Candle
Inspired by the thousand-year-old beauty ritual of Chébé in Africa’s Northern Chad, Salwa Petersen’s candle distills the evocative savor of the tradition—think warm spicy and woody notes such as elemi, frankincense, and sandalwood—into an intoxicating scent for the home. What’s more: 2% of the proceeds from each candle sold contributes to conservation projects with African Parks Network.
Costa Brazil Vela Candle
There’s luxury, and then there’s a cozy a night in with Costa Brazil’s cult-favorite Vela candle burning. It’s an enrapturing mix of wild jungle florals with woody and earthy white and black breu resin, which grows in the jungle of Brazil.
D.S. & Durga Wild Brooklyn Lavender
“Brooklyn flowering in the early aughts” is an abstract, but apt description for D.S. & Durga’s unique fusion of earth floral lavender with grassy vetiver, musky suede, and, yes, asphalt as a nod to the borough’s weedy sidewalks.
Diptyque Paris Tuberose Candle
A fragrant white flower synonymous with wild pleasures, Tuberose is at the heart of Diptyque’s lush, floral green scent accented by milky and fruity notes. This limited-edition drop features a gorgeous cyan blue glass vessel begging to be reused as an all-purpose container.