The Best Fall Candle for Your Zodiac Sign

Because the smell of pumpkins and apples isn't for everyone.

best fall candle for your zodiac sign
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Autumn and candles go together like apple pie and ice cream. And speaking of apple pie, while a quintessential fall treat, when mimicked in candle form it's safe to say the sweet smell isn't for everyone. So instead of mindlessly tossing that pumpkin spice candle into your cart this season, go a different route and match your zodiac sign to the perfect scent.

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AQUARIUS: NEST Fragrances's Classic Holiday Candle
Nest

The punch of pomegranate and cinnamon speak to your energetic side, while the vanilla and amber feed your timid nature. 

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PISCES: Rio Santo's Natural's Vetiver + Bergamot Candle
Etsy

You love being alone ... oh, and sleeping. Let the top notes of woody vetiver, zesty bergamot, and balsam fir comfort you while you're binging your favorite Netflix show solo.

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ARIES: Gibson & Dehn's Pumpkin Brulee
Gibson & Dehn

You love comfort, so we suggest lighting up this candle that smells like caramelized vanilla sugar, nutmeg, and toasted pecans — the aroma is like wrapping your nostrils in a giant cozy blanket

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Taurus: Diptyque Paris Le Redouté Candle
diptyque paris

Your sign is known for having high standards. Translation: You need this fancy-pants Diptyque candle in your life. Classic fall scents like cinnamon, clove, and orange are noticeable, but not overpowering thanks to notes of rose, cedar, and amber.

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GEMINI: Jo Malone's Mimosa & Cardamom Candle
Jo Malone

It's not a cliché that you can sometimes have dual personalities, which is why uplifting mimosa and cardamom mixed with calming sandalwood and heliotrop is perfect for you. 

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CANCER: Wax and Wick Fireside Candle
Wax & Wick

Your ideal day is spent rela in nature. Even when temps drop, this candle's notes of smoke, wood, clove, amber, sandalwood, and patchouli will transport you to your favorite campground. 

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LEO: Lollia's Running In Grass Barefoot Candle
Lollia

You love all things bold and offbeat, so go for a vibrant candle that literally smells like fresh-cut grass, with top notes of jasmine, water lily, and hibiscus leaf.

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VIRGO: Bath & Body Works's Leaves Candle
Bath & Body Works

Virgos want their home to smell as clean as it looks, but skip the standard fresh-laundry scent and welcome the smell of red apple, golden nectar, and warm clove spice into your space. 

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LIBRA: Tried & True's Mulled Cider Candle
Tried & True

You can be a bit of a social butterfly, so it's no wonder that you love the scent of spiced red wine. 

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SCORPIO: MALIN+GOETZ's Neroli Candle
Malin + Goetz

The notes of bitter orange and lemon, along with a hint of musk, will give your home an exotic vibe, which is perfect for a strong and sensual Scorpio. 

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SAGITTARIUS: Bath & Body Works's Sweater Weather Candle
Bath & Body Works

Like Cancers, Sagittariuses also love being outdoors. Pop the lid on this candle and you'll instantly feel like you're taking a stroll on a crisp October morning in New England. 

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CAPRICORN: Yankee Candle's Macintosh Candle
Yankee Candle

Capricorns can be described in two words: simple and elegant. This best-selling candle smells so much like apples, you'll think your living room is smack-dab in the middle of an orchard. 

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