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    19 Of The Best Candles You Can Get On Amazon

    All candle lovers rejoice! These are must-haves.

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    1. A Mrs. Meyers geranium soy candle made of renewable ingredients and with a lead-free candle wick that'll burn up to 25 hours long.

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    This product is cruelty-free!

    Promising review: "This candle is lovely. I am a candle fiend and I highly recommend this candle. I really only need to let it burn for 15 minutes before the entire room smells amazing. I bought several different scents and was not expecting this one to be my favorite, but it absolutely is." —peanutliving

    Price: $6.93

    2. A Pet House candle to get rid of those stinky litter box or dog bed smells with a blend of essential oils and odor neutralizers.

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    Check out our review of the Pet House Candle.

    Promising review: "I have multiple dogs in the house and am always concerned that it smells like that to visitors even cleaning every day. I have used other candles, and they'll add a pleasant smell to the underlying odor, but this candle does it better. I have been able to leave the house for hours and when I first open the door on my return, I don't smell dog. We recently had a house full of people (many of them pet parents) over for Christmas dinner and someone commented 'Your house smells really nice. How do you keep the dog smell out?' I guess I got the BEST answer." —LLL Texas

    Price: $21.95 (available in two sizes and 23 scents)

    3. A Homesick candle that'll burn for 60–80 hours and release a pleasant smell of any state to remind you of the place you miss the most.

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    For example, the Maine candle smells of blueberries, pine wood, and honeysuckle.

    Promising review: "I got this as a surprise for my boyfriend. He moved to my state from Texas for college. I wasn't sure about how it would smell but I figured even if he wasn't a fan it would be neat as a decoration for his room. When I surprised him with the candle and as soon as he smelled it, he actually got very emotional and started crying because he said the smell instantly brought back so many memories of home. Definitely worth my money." —Bailey K

    Price: $29.95 (available in scents of all the 50 states)

    4. A Capri Blue Volcano candle with up to 35 hours of burn time and a tropical fruit and sugared citrus scent so amazing, you won't stop raving about it. Did I mention these are burned in Anthropologie?

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    Promising review: "Best smelling candle in the entire world. Expensive but worth it. It smells up entire bottom floor of our house, which is 1500 sq. ft." —Elizabeth

    Price: $14.99 (available in two sizes and scents)

    5. A gift set of Anjou Candles, which includes enchanting pear, freesia, blackberry, bay, orange, and peppermint scents that'll add a pleasurable ambiance throughout your home.

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    Promising review: "This four-pack of Anjou candles is well packaged and would make a lovely gift. I am using them on my fireplace mantle as a grouping. The white exterior is simple and attractive. Of course, the best part is the scent of each candle. There was not one that I didn't like! They are small and add a little ambiance to my space." —Debra V

    Price: $9.99 (for the set of four)

    6. A NEST bamboo candle to complement your decor with an impeccably refreshing smell of white florals, sparkling citrus, and fresh green accords.

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    Promising review: "I can't say enough about this candle. First, it smells amazing!! You light this up and the scent literally fills any room. I'm into aromatherapy and I'm telling you this candle is it! It costs a little more but worth every penny. Lasts a long time. Will not disappoint." —MVILLA

    Price: $42

    7. A Bath and Body Works aromatherapy stress relief candle that'll help you wind down with a eucalyptus spearmint scent, plus three wicks to keep burning until you're zen.

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    Promising review: "Relaxation and peacefulness are all I feel when I have this candle lit. I bought one of these for my office to help calm the environment. My line of work is a bit stressful and everyone loved it around me! I will buy another one for the house!" —Halie

    Price: $20.29 (available in two sizes)

    8. A Wax and Wick's soy candle with scents like sandalwood, whiskey, and black amber for those who prefer outdoorsy and fresh smells.

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    Promising review: "I loved this candle and I really liked it because it wasn't too sweet (I don't like candles that smell too much like food/sugar). The scent isn't too overpowering and I also love the look of the candle. And of course, the calming sound of the crackling wood is my favorite part about these candles!" — Jenna Laughlin

    Price: $29.97 (available in 14 scents)

    9. A La Jolíe Muse vanilla coconut candle, which gracefully blends sugar and floral scents perfect for when your sweet tooth needs a little more satisfaction.

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    Promising review: "This is a naturally sweet coconut scent. It produces a lovely aroma with just the lid off but really comes alive when you light it up. The fragrance can be smelt across an average sized room and gives a relaxing atmosphere." —Lucy

    Price: $10.99

    10. A PyroPet melting cat candle that'll initially look like a regular cute wax ornament but will turn eerie with the strike of a match.

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    Promising review: "It was super sad to melt this cute candle but amazingly entertaining to watch! The shadows it casts are scary and fun and the quality of the candle and the inner skeleton is impressive!" — C Marie

    Price: $34 (also available in grey)

    11. A DW Home tobacco pipe–scented candle with a mix of aromatic greens, soft weathered woods, earthy patchouli, and smoky leather for a robust and nostalgic smell you won't be able to get enough of.

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    Promising review: "Oh my heavens. This candle is a step back in time. I bought one for myself and loved it. I decided to get some for my parents, in-laws, and aunts and uncles. The smell will take you right back to the days of your grandpa working in the yard or sitting on the porch watching the world go by in simpler times. It is a nice subtle pipe smell and not overly aggressive or overwhelming. That being said, if you have strong memories of someone you loved smoking a pipe, either be prepared for the memories to come flooding back or do not buy this. It is the perfect amount of pipe smell, comfort, and a walk back in time." —Meridith

    Price: $19.97

    12. A Paddywax Relish Collection candle that comes in a coordinating vintage jar to match the natural and earthy wax fragrances.

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    Promising review: "I do really like the Paddywax Candles. Lavender is really nice but balsam is my favorite scent. These two scents are the best because they smell exactly like the natural scent of balsam and lavender. These naturally scented candles are the best. They smell very clean, not like the candles that are made with chemicals." —ms arp

    Price: $19.50 (available in 12 scents and three sizes)

    13. A Jonathan Alder bourbon candle that'll keep the party going all night long...well, as long as you have it ~LIT~.

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    Promising review: "This is by far one of my favorite candles... I first learned about this specific candle at SoulCycle and immediately loved it. All Jonathan Adler candles are good but this is by far my favorite." —R. Hruschka

    Price: $42 (also available in champange scent)

    14. A set of Ornex tea-sized cactus candles perfect for any desert lover's decor or party theme. They don't have a scent, but will still look super cute.

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    Promising review: "I absolutely love them. They're smaller than I thought they would be but they're are the cutest candles ever. Burn kind of quick so I don't light them very often but they make for a cute dresser decor. I bought another set to give as a house warming gift. Very very happy with this product." —Apes

    Price: $8.59+ (comes with six pieces and available in four different styles)

    15. A Gerrard Larriett pet-friendly aromatherapy candle that'll not only help de-stress your mind, but also help calm and relax your hyper four-legged friend.

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    Promising review: "This candle is simply wonderful. The smell is not overpowering but rather delicate and soothing like clean laundry with a delicate touch of floral. I bought it mostly for my cat that has the tendency to wake up at 4 am and knock things over. I lit the candle for a few hours before bedtime and long and behold, my cat slept through the night for the first time in years!! I must also say that not only did my cat enjoy it but I enjoyed the long lasting clean smell the candle left after being turned off." —Dorin

    Price: $14 (available in 11 scents)

    16. A lunar candle for an exact representation of the moon that'll not only accent your desk or nightstand, but fill your room with a clean ocean scent.

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    Promising review: "Very unique candle and a realistic replica of the moon. Love the craters. Burns really well and evenly. My kids especially love lighting it at night because it reminds them of the moon shining but inside the house. It's quite relaxing and mesmerizing. Oh, and packaged very securely. I bought two of them (home and office)." —Amazon Customer

    Price: $12.99

    17. An Our Own Candle Company mason jar candle to remind you of summer with homemade honeydew, melon, and watermelon scents and a 100-hour burn time per candle.

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    Promising review: "If you don't mind a little adult humor, this whole brand's amazing. And this scent, in particular, is a perfect spring or summer scent." —Jesse B.

    Price: $12.42

    18. A Chesapeake Bay mind & body scented candle for balance, harmony, peace, and tranquility and to relax your senses and mind with essential oils.

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    Promising review: "This candle smells absolutely amazing! I have burnt it for hours and not much of the wax is gone. They say scent can help you relax and this is so true with the smell of this candle. I have put it in the bathroom during a bath and it truly helped me relax and unwind before bedtime. I also have burned this in the living room and the smell radiates throughout the entire room, kitchen and hallway. The scent is not too strong but just enough for you to feel relaxed" —Rebecca

    Price: $9.99 (available in seven sizes and 22 scents)

    19. A Highland Bluff Studio butter brew soy candle for a strong buttered rum smell that'll remind you of your favorite cozy pub. Plus, the finished candle can be repurposed as a drinking glass for your very own brew.

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    Promising review: "Oh my goodness — this got to my house in less than four days, and that includes a weekend and a federal holiday! The packaging for the candle was just lovely, and then there were bonus wax melts that smell AMAZING. The scent of the candle itself is fantastic and I can't even describe it other than I think it smells just like Butterbeer. I'm super happy with the purchase, and I'll definitely be getting a few more of these." —Emily Warren

    Price: $35 (available in seven scents)

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