There is no better way to create the perfect atmosphere than by decorating your room with some carefully selected candles. When looking for a particular type of candle on the internet you will be met with an extensive and impressive selection. You will have to choose between different sizes, diverse shapes, varying designs, assorted colours and beautiful scents.
The last point is particularly interesting. The aroma of a candle is always worth considering, and you should always go down the scented route. Your candle may look beautiful but it is the smell that really makes the impact. In order to give you a helping hand, read on and discover the top ten scented candles widely used today.
The floral and herby quality of this scent makes it a favourite amongst a lot of women. It is actually believed that lavender can help people sleep at night, meaning lavender candles are a great choice for the bedroom.
The zesty and fruity smell of lemon brings life into any room. It is a very uplifting and energetic smell. These candles are perfect to be used in the kitchen. Nothing beats waking up in the morning to the smell of lemon whilst reading the paper and tucking into a croissant and a cup of coffee.
Rose has a very fresh and light quality to it with that added tanginess that gives the candle an interesting edge. If you have done a bit of cleaning and your house is looking spotless then some carefully placed rose candles can give it the final refreshment.
Who does not love the luxurious and dreamy smell of vanilla? It is simply divine. There is nothing better than soaking in the bath after a hard day’s work whilst being surrounding by the seductive smell of vanilla.
Melon has a very unique smell yet it is not overpowering. The combination of juiciness and sweetness is almost tangible. Melon is a perfect scent for the summer months.
Mulberry has such a ripe, juicy, and fruity smell to it. Yet there is a lot more to mulberry than that. It creates a vibrant aroma with a little bit of intrigue. These candles are great in any room, but the living room has to be a particular favourite.
Strawberry is a great choice because it is a smell that is generally liked by all. Therefore if you have a large household you can rest assured, no one will complain once the sweet aroma of strawberry scatters around.
Coconut has a similar impact as a vanilla candle, yet coconut has a more distinct smell. If you are having a pamper day then a coconut candle is the perfect partner.
Amber is unlike any other scent. It has a warm and earthy quality. It is powerful, rich and very distinct. Rather than being suited to a particular room, amber is more dependent on the personality of the individual.
If you want to be transported to a tropical island then the scent of mango will take you there. Pour yourself a cocktail, light a mango candle, close your eyes, and be transported!
So, now you know which occasion calls for which sort of candles. Select one that befits your day perfectly.