The Most Subtle Candles for Summer

Sure, there are Christmas candles aplenty at Bed, Bath and Beyond, but a lightly scented one can also evoke the beach, the woods or even some exotic destination—perfect for when you can’t make it there yourself.

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Subtly Scented Candles for Summer

USA – 2008: Dan Cotter color illustration of man with clothespin holding his nose together by woman with perfume bottle body. (The Gazette (Colorado Springs, Colo.)/MCT via Getty Images)

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Paddywax Olive Tree + Thyme $29,

Context Citrus Basil $40,

Lafco Cabana White Grapefruit $60,

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Voluspa Casa Pacifica $28,

Forest for the Trees Magnolia $50,

Lite + Cycle Bergamot $78,


Alexa Rodolfo Peony $39,

Maison Margiela Replica Beach Walk $60,

Nest Corsica 4-wick candle $125,

Pinrose Campfire Rebel $45,


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