Not only does November mark the start of the holiday season and the season of giving, it's also National Candle Month. With November and December packed with holiday gatherings, a candle is always a great hostess gift.
Air Wick Baking Cookies Ginger and Cookie Dough Good To Be Home Candle. (Courtesy Photo)
1. Air Wick Baking Cookies Ginger and Cookie Dough Good To Be Home Candle:
Are you hosting a holiday party and not the best baker? Light Air Wick's holiday-themed candle (www.airwick.us
) and then pop a batch of store bought cookies in the oven for a few minutes and your guests will think you've mastered the art of dessert.
2. Agraria Bitter Orange Woven Crystal Candle:
For hostesses that prefer a clean citrus scent, pick up one of Agraria's Bitter Orange scented candles ($55, www.agrariahome.com
). The complex yet subtle scent mixes waves of Clove, the zest of Bitter Orange and just a hint of Cypress.
3. Diamond Candle Pumpkin Scone Ring Candle:
Another amazing holiday scent, this sweet pumpkin walnut scone-inspired candle ($24.95, www.diamondcandles.com
) will have you craving the indulgent treat. As an added bonus, every Ring Candle from Diamond Candles contains a surprise ring and code for a chance to win a ring worth $100, $1000, or $5000.
4. Wordologies Happiness and Peace Candle:
Fill the room with positivity by purchasing Wordologies Happiness or Peace Candle ($36, www.wordologies.com
). Happiness exudes herbal eucalyptus with a cooling blend of spearmint and peppermint while Peace is filled with a fresh floral medley topped off with melon and sweet citrus. The brand's mission is to nudge the mind toward focus, and remind people to be mindful of health and well-being by pairing inspiring messages with practical objects that provide an easy way to work mindfulness and inspiration into every day.
Wordologies Happiness or Peace Candles. (Courtesy Photo)
5. Tory Burch Spring Meadow Farm Candle:
Named after the farmhouse the designer grew up in, the Spring Meadow Farm Candle ($60, 47 Newtown Lane, East Hampton, 631-907-9150, www.toryburch.com
) features bergamot, basil, bamboo and fig. The hand-poured candle makes a chic gift (and we won't tell if you buy an extra for your own home).
Tory Burch Spring Meadow Farm Candle and Agraria Bitter Orange Woven Crystal Candle. (Courtesy Photo)
Nicole is the Editor-in-Chief of Hamptons.com where she focuses on lifestyle, nightlife, and mixology. She grew up in the Hamptons and currently resides in Water Mill. www.hamptons.com