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Are you looking for a gift for that difficult-to-shop-for person in your life? Then you might want to consider buying them a candle or two. These make surprisingly wonderful gifts because candles can fit into any room design. They’re an attractive, classy accent in any space. Many also let off inviting scents. A candle can also make a great seasonally themed gift, thanks to the attractive seasonal designs some of them have. Take a look below to see some of our top picks for candles. The list contains both flameless and wax styles.
This designer item paints a traditional holiday scene right inside the candle for a classy gift. Find it at Wayfair ($75).
A classic smelling candle from Crate & Barrel ($20) can make a good general gift that helps anyone add some festive cheer to their space.
These two glitter mason jar candles at Target ($30) are an attractive addition to just about any room design around the holidays.
These holiday candles with seasonal names can be found at Etsy (Set of 4 , $38).
These two delightful flameless candles with holly decorations, which you can find at Amazon ($22), would make a nice accent in a home around the holidays.
This set of three candles is hand-painted for crafted holiday cheer. Get them at Wayfair ($27).
Not all candles need to include a flame. Incense is a great alternative . Source: Anthropologie
A set of LED candles with a snowflake design from Kohl’s ($24 to $40) would make a great addition to a winter wonderland home theme.
This gorgeous, intricate design will draw in the eye of anyone who looks at it, and you can find it at Etsy ($40). It’s definitely in the “too pretty to burn” category.
This set of flameless candles from Kohl’s ($30 to $60) combines a modern LED functionality with the traditional look of evergreen encased in wax.
A small Christmas tree design from Etsy (Set of 4, $16) can make a good accent around the home. (Think stocking stuffer with this small item.)
If someone on your gift giving list loves rich scents, they’ll adore this Colonial Candle from Wayfair ($18).
Along similar lines, this lemon verbena candle from Pottery Barn ($69 to $149) packs the added herbal scent of bergamot and comes in a natural leaf pattern jar.
If you were under the impression that flameless candles couldn’t be scented, think again; this set of three candles from Wayfair ($22) has a vanilla scent.
These have a more geometric shape to them than the LED scented candles above; you can find the set of two vanilla-scented candles at Wayfair ($37).
For a scented seasonal item, try this Christmas Cookie scent from Yankee Candle, which you can find at Target ($22).
This item gives off a sugar plum scent, making it a good option for people who enjoy holiday scents; you can find it at Wayfair ($12) featuring a primitive look that’s good for rustic homes.
Book lovers in your life will rejoice to receive this as a gift, with their favorite bookstore smells right at home; you can find this candle at Etsy ($18).
For the people in your life who like the finer things, this Cognac and Cubans candle from Etsy ($8.48) is a good gift-giving choice.
Soy wax burns longer and with less smoke, so this eucalyptus-scented candle can provide ambiance and boost a feeling of wellbeing. Find it at Wayfair ($26).
This personalized soy candle from Etsy ($15.50) is a heartfelt gift for someone close to you.
This soy candle from Kohl’s ($18 to $23) has layers of scents, so it’s like getting three candles in one.
This peppermint and eucalyptus candle from Etsy ($27) is made with natural essential oils and eco wax (great for the environmentalist in your life).
Looking for a seasonal stocking stuffer soy candle? Consider this roasted chestnut-scented candle from Target ($5).
These soy candles from Etsy ($8) have some of the strongest scents around – which is important with amazing scents like bubblegum, birthday cake and cinnamon apple.
This lavender soy candle from Target ($7.39) is housed in a classic jelly jar.
We hope you’ve found some great candle ideas to fit any seasonal room theme or year-round theme. These might just make it a little easier to get that holiday gift shopping done this year.