SMELLS LIKE: A PILE OF JUST-WASHED LAUNDRY
Because the best part about layering your wardrobe in fall is the lingering scent of crisp, clean clothes all day long.
But It! & Other Stories Nankeen Scented Candle, $35; stories.com
SMELLS LIKE: A NICHTCAP BY THE FIRE
The whiff of wood and whiskey, plus the sound of crackling as it burns (thanks to the special wick), makes it the next best thing to having your very own hearth.
Buy It! Pinrose Campfire Rebel Candle, $45; pinrose.com
SMELLS LIKE: A LEATHER COUCH
For those of us who don’t have a leather couch and cashmere throw to provide comfort this season: allow this combo of patchouli, vanilla and cashmere musk to work the same wonders.
Buy It! Henri Bendel Home Scented Candle in Saffron & Suede, $55; henribendel.com
SMELLS LIKE: A BOUQUET IN FULL BLOOM
Monique Lhuillier’s first foray into home fragrance with Agraria yields a sweet and citrusy mix of lemon and lilies that you’ll crave after fall’s first frost.
Buy It! Monique Lhuillier Citrus Lily Perfume Candle, $60; bergdorfgoodman.com
SMELLS LIKE: A WALK IN THE PARK
A crisp scent with underlying musk and vetiver, this votive — inspired by London’s gardens — is both fresh and comforting.
Buy It! Jo Malone London Basil & Neroli Home Candle, $65; jomalone.com
SMELLS LIKE: A FRESH CUT PINE TREE
Winter might be weeks away, but that doesn’t mean it’s too early to evoke the scent of Balsam Fir. This bold aroma is softened by a hint of cinnamon and clove.
Buy It! Aerin Salzburg Pine Candle, $80; aerin.com
SMELLS LIKE: AN ANTIQUE SHOP
This collection of designer candles looks as breathtaking as it smells. While the peony and rose versions are made heartier by the addition of patchouli, the woody scent earns its spice from ginger.
Buy It! Giorgio Armani Armani Privé Scented Candles, $90 each; giorgioarmanibeauty-usa.com