Have you ever noticed the most luxurious bedrooms exude the aroma of freshly cut flowers? It is our most subtle yet effective technique of creating a pleasing environment. Our sense of smell is the most powerfully linked to our emotional state and works 24/7 (even while we are sleeping). Fragrance is a simple yet powerful method of uplifting the energy around you. From hip new brands to our best tried-and-tested classics, here are ten fragrant finds on our radar right now.
BROOKLYN CANDLE STUDIO, LAVENDER AMBER GLASS CANDLE
Brooklyn Candle Studio is one of the coolest candle companies around. Eco-friendly with a clean burn, this lavender candle will bring a sweet and light essential oil fragrance to the room. So relaxing!
DIPTYQUE, ROSES ELECTRIC DIFFUSER
Diptyque's all natural Rose perfume is designed to replicate the scent of a freshly cut bouquet. The brand's electric diffuser (infill available here) uses state-of-the-art technology to inject the luxury scent around the room.
BYREDO, FLOWERHEAD HAND CREAM
Inspired by the scent of petals, Byredo’s chic hand cream is the perfect for restoring your manicure-fresh soft hands before bed.
AERIN, Madaket Geranium Candle
Paying homage to Madaket Beach along the west shore of Nantucket, Aerin's fragrance captures the natural surroundings with floral greens of geranium and light, sparkling jasmine. Sumptuous, sophisticated and total spring-smelling.
KAI, REED DIFFUSER
Do you ever get a nasty headachy feeling with overly perfumed fragrances? Us too, hence why Kai’s alcohol-free diffuser is one of our faves. Using natural essences (and reed fragrance sticks that don’t need flipped for freshness) it’s sweet gardenia and exotic white floral scent is impactful but not potent.
JO MALONE, MARTHE ARMETAGE RED ROSES SCENTED DRAWER LINERS
Created by iconic British fragrance house Jo Malone and English wallpaper artist Marthe Armetage this beautiful drawer lining paper will uplift even the ugliest of drawers.
AESOP, COMPOSURE AROMATIQUE ROOM SPRAY
Available only in Barneys, Aesop’s first ever room spray for the home combines botanical extracts of Geranium, Bergamot and Cedar Atlas. Use it to revive and restore.
cire trudon, balmoral candle
Designed to replicate the scent of a fresh greens after a rain shower, Cire Trudon brings the scent of the outdoors into the room.
ROADS, KEEP KISSING CANDLE
A flirtatious mix of garden blossoms, Roads’s Keep Kissing candle evokes memories of kissing amidst the summer florals. The perfect bedside accessory.
EB FLORALS, ROSE AND WOOD CANDLE
Florist to the Hollywood and fashion elite, Eric Buterbaugh is the man who Tom Ford, Dior and Madonna all call when they need a flower hit. Infused with a sophisticated rose and wood scent, this candle is handcrafted in Los Angeles, and will bring a romantic touch.