Comparing the Top Home Scented Candles
La Jolie Muse Candle — Best Overall
When it comes to home fragrance candles, the scent is arguably the most important aspect of all. This wonderful rose noir and oud scented candle from La Jolie Muse has a truly unforgettable aroma. Blending floral and wood notes into one incredible package, this candle is a joy to use anywhere around the home. It comes with a wooden wick for an extra-long burning time of up to 90 hours from just 19.4 oz of wax, and it's made of natural soy wax which is 100% vegan-friendly and cruelty-free. Even the jar of this home-scented candle is gorgeous and intricate, making it a super gift to share with someone special.
- A beautiful jar
- Great as a gift
- Lasts a long time
- Only one wick
Lulu Candles Luxury Candle — Most Environmentally Friendly
Made with eco-friendly, high-quality soy wax, this 9-ounce candle looks very sleek and sophisticated and will look great in any room. This candle has a long burning time, a quality scent selection, and, with its simple label and color scheme, will easily blend with any decor style.
- This candle is vegan, paraben-free and cruelty-free
- This candle has one of the longest burn times on the market
- The candle may be on the smaller side
WAX & WIT Scented Soy Candle — Honorable Mention
These scented candles are made from 100% soy, are organic, and contain no toxic chemicals, making them ideal to burn throughout the house. These candles are hand-poured and come in a wide variety of premium, highly scented options including lemon and sugar, lavender and vanilla, and absinthe and black currant. Infused with multiple essential oils, these candles are also packaged attractively and make a great gift for everyone on your list.
- These candles have a burn time of 45+ hours
- Made cruelty-free and features a pure cotton wick
- These candles are single-wick and may be ideal for smaller-sized rooms
Yankee Candle Tumbler Candle — Most Reliable
Everyone is familiar with this company that makes candles in almost every scent in a wide variety of sizes. This particular one is long-lasting and burns for 75-110 hours so you can use it many times without worrying about it running out. It’s also made with a natural fiber candle wick to deliver the best burn and when it’s finished, the glass jar can be repurposed.
- There is an endless amount of scents from which to choose
- The removable label makes for a classy look
- This is not a “clean” candle
Cocobowlco Scented Candle — Best Scent
With a crackling sound made by the wooden wick, these candles are Eco-Friendly because they are made from coconut-based wax and contain no synthetic fragrances. For a home filled with a wonderful aroma, lighting these candles is like having a little piece of paradise delivered right to your door. A selection of three distinct natural aromas is available for these (coconut, cinnamon, and vanilla). The Coconut shell you'll have at the end of 45 hours of use is something you'll keep and reuse. You can use it as a potpourri bowl, a jewelry tray, or a holder for loose change if you like. They make the perfect gifts for any occasion. With a Cocobowlco Soy Coconut Candle, you can bring happiness to those you care about.
- 3 different fragrances
- Perfect gift
- You may find wax on the outer coconut
Chesapeake Bay Scented Candle — Most Calming
Part of their mind and body collection, this large glass jar candle in the scent Balance + Harmony smells like pears to create a scent to calm the senses. These candles are made from a natural soy wax blend, feature self-trimming wicks, and the fragrances are enhanced with all-natural, essential oils. This candle also has a burn time of approximately 70 hours and is available in a variety of calming fragrances.
- The softly colored frosted glass jars allow the light of the flame to shine through when burning
- Features a self-trimming wick for convenience
- These candles may work best in small to medium-sized rooms
Benevolence LA Premium Soy Candle — Classiest Look
These scented candles not only look chic but the mission behind them is to give back with each purchase. With three heavenly-scented options from which to choose, these candles will transform the scent of your home while also being non-toxic, clean-burning, and come encased in a beautiful gift box presentation that makes them ideal for gift-giving all throughout the year.
- These candles have a 35 hour burn time
- Free from toxins, paraffin, and other harmful substances
- These candles are ideal for burning in smaller size rooms or offices
Manly Indulgence Jar Candle — Manliest Scent
Don’t let the name fool you, this candle is great for both men and women and its sophisticated blend of floral and woody notes is reminiscent of a crisp spring morning. This candle also features a high-quality wooden wick and is made with a soy wax blend with an approximate burn time of 60 hours.
- This candle is available in a few distinct, unique scents
- Has a burn time of 60 hours
- Each scent varies in strength
Pure Integrity Soy Candles — Also Consider
These candles are a generous 16 oz in size and contain 50% more fragrance than many other similar soy candles. Made from 100% soy, these candles are made using their “Innovative Fragrance Technology” and 7-step pouring process to create realistically-scented candles that will quickly fill up a room and continue to linger even after being extinguished. Choose from a variety of delicious scents including vanilla almond, oatmeal cookie, or sandalwood amber for an irresistible and calming sensory experience.
- These candles are non-toxic, clean, long-burning, and petroleum-free
- Burns for over 75 hours
- The scents are a mix of natural and synthetic fragrances