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4 Scented Candles That Will Keep You In High Spirits

Set the mood in every room with these must-haves


More often than not, you're bound to find a few candles scattered around when you enter someone's home. Aside from being a nice final touch to the decor of a space, it has the power to elevate the senses and trigger happy energy. 

If you want to add the magic of scent memory to your home but you're overwhelmed with the tons of choices out in the market, we've rounded up four of our favorites to help you: 

Main photo from: Willowbones.  

For those who need a daily dose of vitamin sea, the Palawan Mystique variant from Alice Blue is the perfect choice. Using a blend of fresh marine accord, bergamot, orris, musk, Boise, and amber—it will surely leave you feeling like you're cruising down the Underground River. 

2OZ Glass Candle, P189, Alice Blue 

If you love the sweet aroma of a patisserie, you'll find the Sweet Almond & Macaroon by Jo Malone very comforting. It strikes a great balance between rich cherries and creamy coconut, softened with hints of vanilla. 

Sweet Almond & Macaroon Home Candle, P3,570, Jo Malone 

If you live for hiking and adventures in the mountains, you should definitely stock a couple of BBW's three-wick Mahogany Teakwood candles. Branded as a "luxurious classic," it is expertly crafted with notes of mahogany, oak, and frosted lavender. 

Mahogany Teakwood Candle, P1,060, Bath and Body Works 

If you tend to stick to the classics, Baies just might be your new bedroom scent staple. Made with the irresistible freshness of a bouquet of roses while sweetened with blackcurrant leaves, this will keep your haven smelling crisp all day long. 

Baies Candle, P3,250, Dyptique 


Alice Blue

Jo Malone 

  • G/F Greenbelt, Makati City 

Bath and Body Works 


  • Available locally via Rustan's stores. See the full list of branches here

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