While the changing leaves and chilly air may not arrive in Dallas until long after the first official day of fall, the season is approaching quickly.
If you’re longing for a New England autumn to come your way, mark the change at home by transitioning to warmer scents. Musky florals, foreign spices, smoke and luxurious textures can transport you to cooler climates.
We’ve chosen 10 indulgent scents to make your home feel like autumn.
Le Labo Santal 26 Home Diffuser | $590 | 1 fluid ounces of diffuser oil | Fresh up to one year
Notes: Amber, Coco, Vanilla, Cedar, Spices, Musk, Sandalwood
Presented in a unique, patent-pending electric diffuser, Le Labo’s Santal 26 fragrance oil penetrates through the home through a special misting process adjusted by the knob on the base of the reclaimed wood.
Jo Malone Pomegranate Noir Luxury Candle | $470 | 88 ounces | Burn time: 230 hours
Notes: Pomegranate, raspberry, plum, pink pepper, Casablanca lily, spicy woods
Jo Malone’s signature scent has reached cult status for good reason. The warmth of the Casablanca lily and fruity pomegranate fuse with the smokiness of guaiac wood and amber to permeate the home in cozy luxury.
Tom Ford Café Rose Candle | $190 | 21 ounces | Burn time: 40 hours
Notes: Rose, exotic spices, coffee, incense resin, amber, woods
Roses are not just for spring if you’re asking Tom Ford. From Ford’s private blend line, Café Rose blends three enigmatic rose essences with the spice and depth of dark coffee.
Diptyque 34 Boulevard Saint Germain Hourglass Diffuser 2.0 | $175 | 2.5 fluid ounces
Notes: Damp moss, crumpled blackcurrant leaves, sun-dried fig leaves
Diptyque’s fragranced hourglass is as much design as it is fragrance. The unique diffuser allows oil to be dispersed through the home in one-hour cycles. Notes of sun-dried fig leaves with hints of citrus will radiate through the home and leave it smelling like Dyptique’s first boutique.
Cire Trudon Byron Classic Candle | $95 | 9.5 ounces | Burn time: 55 to 60 hours
Notes: Black pepper, mugwort, saffron, cognac, iris, vetiver, patchouli, cedar, sandalwood, leather, labdanum, opoponax
The eminent brand in candles, Cire Trudon has evoked the British Romantic poet Lord Byron by fusing wood, cognac and spices.
Byredo Bibliotheque | $80 | 8.5 ounces | Burn time: approximately 60 hours
Notes: Peach, plum, peony, violet, leather, patchouli, vanilla
Snuggle in a warm blanket with a good book and let Byredo Bibliotheque create the warm and mysterious atmosphere of stately libraries.
Molton Brown Black Peppercorn Three Wick Candle | $74 | 17 ounces | Burn time: 65 hours
Notes: Coriander, black peppercorns, vetiver
Travel to the aromatic sands of Madagascar with Molton Brown’s Black Peppercorn which will scent your home with the mysteries of a foreign land blended with the indulgence of a relaxing beach vacation.
Nest Moroccan Amber Three Wick Candle | $64 | 21 ounces | Burn time: 80 to 100 hours
Notes: Eucalyptus, Moroccan amber, patchouli, heliotrope, bergamot
One of Nest’s top selling fragrances, Moroccan Amber was inspired by a dinner party featuring Persian and Indian spices.
Neom Real Luxury Intensive Skin Treatment Candle | $62 | 5 ounces | Burn time: 30 hours
Notes: Jasmine, French lavender, Brazilian rosewood
Neom’s Real Luxury candle is true to its name. After burning the candle for 30 minutes, let it cool and pour the wax where you feel you need the most treatment. The wax is composed of 24 essential oils, cocoa butter, soybean and almond oil to make your skin feel supple and smooth.
Malin & Goetz Tobacco Candle | $54 | 9 ounces | Burn time: up to 60 hours
Notes: Basil, rye, chestnut honey, ylang ylang, tobacco leaves, guaiac wood, bourbon vanilla
While smoking is bad for you, Malin & Goetz’s Tobacco is certainly not. Handmade in Brooklyn, N.Y., using natural wax, Tobacco saturates the home with a warm, velvety scent.