Ten of the best: scented winter candles

From festive scents of cinnamon and clove, to zesty citrus notes, these gorgeous candles are not just for Christmas. We've picked the best candles to burn bright all winter...

1. A faraway land

White musk mixed with raspberry, rose and patchouli notes gives this Arctic-inspiried candle by Lalique (pictured above) a beautifully soft scent. 

2. Floral fancy

A mixed aroma of violet florals, fruity blackberry and woody cedarwood, this soy candle boasts a double wick for a clean, fresh burn. 

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Maison-Balzac, £38, buy it now

3. Scandinavian chic

Made from vegetable wax, this cool Scandi brand offers scents reminiscent of the coast, while the stunning coloured glass looks fantastic on display. 

Skandinavisk, from £25, buy it now

4. Pure gold

Made from organic ingredients and pure essential oils, the sweet floral lavender mixed with the warm jasmine and Brazilian rosewood creates the perfect combination. 

Jenny Peckham for Neom, £80, buy it now

5. Luxurious silver

The candle within this heavy, silver holder is scented with a winning combination of sweet rose and citrus bergamont, hints of violet and rosewood, and the stunning scented orchid delentii.

Cochine, £45.95, buy it now

6. Feeling French

With 35 hours of burning time, this simple yet chic candle will send a whift of fruity lemon zest and coriander seeds throughout your home. 

L'Objet, £65, buy it now

7. A charitable cause

A special collaboration with charity Sugarplum Children, £10 from every sale will be generously donated to the type 1 diabetes charity. Full of festive scents such as fig, red berries and citrus fruits, it's worth doing a good deed. 

Wick & Tallow, £40, buy it now

8. Botanical beauty

This fruity scented botanical candle uses natural wax, cotton wicks and is handpoured into re-useable quirky glass containers - making it two gifts in one! 

Daylesford, £25, buy it now

9. Crisp white

Once you've stepped in from the cold and greeted with this delicious spicy warm scent of cinnamon, clove and a dash of fresh orange, all your troubles will melt away. 

The White Company, £50, buy it now


10. Festive red

Burning up to 55 hours, this beautiful candle will help you get into the festive spirit. A soft bouquet of sweet red roses spiced with seasonal cloves and cardamon. 

Emma Bridgewater at M&S, £12.60, buy it now


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