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Where to Buy Scented Candles That Will Remind You of Your Favorite Cafe

Recreate the vibe of your *happy place* at home.

Photography: Facebook/Serendipity Studio, Facebook/Calimer Studio

You probably already have an array of candles ranging from floral to citrusy scents, but have you ever considered going for coffee fragrances? You know, those warm and familiar cafe aromas you've been missing for more than a year due to the lockdown? Trigger a bit of nostalgia with these picks that will transport you back to those times when you used to hang out for hours in your favorite coffee shop.

Home Studio Scents

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Scent to get: Morning Brew, Coffee Bloom, or The Creamy Cup (P280 for 4oz and P480 for 9oz)


In Home Studio Scents' Cafe Collection, you have the option to choose from three different candles. Morning Brew has notes of brewed coffee, salted caramel, and milk, while Coffee Bloom has notes of coffee beans, banana, coconut, and mint leaves. As for the Creamy Cup, it has notes of coffee beans, dark chocolate truffle, and vanilla ice cream. (NGL, this sounds sooo good.)

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>Calimer Studio

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Scent to get: Cafe Noisette (P315)


Don't miss out on Calimer Studio's ongoing sale! All of their candles are currently 10 percent off. Their best-seller, the Coffee Bean candle, is now only P315.

Serendipity Studio

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Scent to get: Double Shot Espresso (P450)

Make your mornings more bearable with this pure coffee scent that's mixed with *real* coffee grounds!


23rd Street Candle Co.

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Scent to get: Kape (P300 for 70g, P950 for matte black glass 220 g, and P1,800 for marble + personalization)

In collaboration with Barako Mom PH, this store offers their Kape candle all year round. You can get it in a matte black glass, marble, or mini container.


Lit Candle Co.


Scent to get: Coffee (P170 for 80g, P270 for 150g and P580 for 10oz)

Coffee is part of Lit Candle Co.'s Bed Weather Collection and just recently, the brand announced that it now comes in 10oz glass jars. Plan a visit to their physical store in Project 8, Quezon City and be sure to check out their other scented candles. They accept walk-in customers!


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