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Top 10 Luxury Christmas Candles 2018

20th November 2018

Welcome to the season of luxury, style and indulgence!

Here at The Daffodil we have picked our 10 favourite luxury Christmas Candles of 2018 to help you set the mood this season! There's nothing better than a limited edition Christmas candle to get you in the festive spirit, so gather your cosy blankets, make yourself a hot chocolate and prepare to embrace hygge!

DID YOU KNOW? - The top notes of a candle's scent are the first impressions, middle/heart notes are the main body of the candle's scent, and the base notes are the final impressions you are left with. 

Christmas Candle #1 | Muddled Plum | Molton Brown

Molton Brown Muddled Plum luxury christmas candle

Once again Molton Brown have exceeded themselves with their festive Muddled Plum scent! The top notes of orange, saffron and elemi combined with the middle notes of plum, davana and oak-aged rum are simply amazing. You'll be left with impressions of sandalwood, benzoin and musk, creating a gorgeous blend to infuse your home throughout the festive season!

£42 | 180g

Available at Molton Brown

Christmas Candle #2 | White Moss & Snowdrop | Jo Malone 

Jo Malone White Moss and Snowdrop luxury christmas candle

This heavenly Christmas scent by Jo Malone really is quite something! Impressions of fresh moss and snowdrop petals combined with golden amber and cardamom - how incredible does that sound! We think this deluxe, three-wick candle is the ideal luxury gift to indulge your mum with this year. 

£126 | 600g

Available at Jo Malone

Christmas Candle #3 | Chai | BYREDO

Byredo Chai luxury christmas candle

BYREDO's Chai candle offers a delicious, warm and spicy scent, perfect for any cosy winter evening. With top notes of cardamom, clove and ginger, aromatic middle notes of incense, mate and violet and base notes of birch tree, Guiac wood and a warm latte this candle is the ideal Christmas gift for the man in your life. 

£54 | 240g

Available at BYREDO

Christmas Candle #4 | Nazareth | Cire Trudon

Cire Trudon Nazareth luxury christmas candle

Cire Trudon are a Luxury French brand who have been making candles since 1643 making them the oldest candle makers in the world! Their Christmas candle, Nazareth, blends beautiful fruity top notes of orange, cinnamon, grapefruit and tangerine, aromatic middle notes of cardamom, osmanthus and clove and rich base notes of benzoin, bourbon vanilla, cistus, musk and myrrh!

£78 | 270g

Available at Liberty London

Christmas Candle # 5 | The Legend of The North Collection | diptyque & Pierre Marie 

Working closely with Pierre Marie, diptyque have once again created a stunning Christmas collection pairing wonderful story-telling with three beautiful blends.

diptyque Legend of The North luxury christmas candle

The first scent in this magical collection is named 'Pine Tree of Light' and provides us with earthy impressions of fir trees warmed by nearby cedars. 'Exquisite Almond' offers delicious notes of almond and tonka bean while the final scent in the collection, 'Amber Balm', consists of sweet vanilla and benzoin with a hint of lavender. The candles in The Legend of The North Collection are available to buy individually or as a set of 3. 

£30 | 70g | set of 3 - £86

£53 | 190g | set of 3 - £155

Available at diptyque

Christmas Candle #6 | Ginger Chai & Mandarin | VOYA 

VOYA Ginger Chai and Mandarin luxury christmas candle

VOYA's Ginger Chai and Mandarin candle offers a spicy scent with a delightful citrus twist. The ginger chai and cinnamon top notes blend perfectly with the Brazilian mandarin middle notes and enhanced by the base notes of Madagascan clove oil. The infusion of mandarin and ginger in this delicious candle will rejuvenate any room it is put in.

£25 | 20cl

Available at VOYA

Christmas Candle #7 | JUL Gift Set | Skandinavisk

The Danish art of Hygge invites us to create a warm atmosphere and enjoy the good things in life, candles being one of those good things! Skandinavisk's JUL Gift Set consists of 4 miniature candles making the ideal Christmas gift for any candle lover! 

Skandinavisk JUL luxury christmas candle

Translating to 'Christmas', 'JUL' consists of notes of gingerbread, honey, cloves and mulled wine - no better combination sums up Christmas so well! The next candle 'HYGGE' is designed to evoke feelings of cosiness, comfort and contentment by combining notes of warm tea, strawberry cake, rose petals and wild mint. 'SKOG' translates to 'forest' and allows you to bring the outside in with the glorious scent of fir trees with aged leather and lily of the valley creating a sweet yet earthy essence. The final candle in the set named 'FLAMME' translates to 'flame' has a simple, smokey scent of burning logs which an ideal way to set the mood in your living room!

£55 | 4 x 55g

Available at Osmology

Christmas Candle #8 | Precious Moment | NEOM

NEOM Precious Moment luxury christmas candle

NEOM's newest scent 'Precious Moment' has been created to energise and uplift your senses with vibrant notes of vetiver, black pepper and ginger blended with 21 essential oils. Find the perfect place for this invigorating candle in your bathroom or living room and allow it to help kick-start those dark wintry mornings.

£45 | 420g

£32 | 185g

Try NEOM's bestselling festive candle, Christmas Wish.

Available at NEOM Organics

Christmas Candle #9 | Winter Signature Candle | The White Company 

The White Company Winter luxury christmas candle

The warm and inviting Winter Signature Candle from The White Company will be sure to help you set the mood this festive season. Combining notes of spicy cinnamon and clove with a hint of orange, we think this candle is the ideal to warm your kitchen on cool winter weekends. 

£20 | 140g

Available at The White Company

Christmas Candle #10 | Yankee Candle

You can't beat a classic so we've picked a few of our favourite new Yankee Candle scents, offering you a slightly more affordable Christmas gift idea.

Yankee luxury christmas candle

'Frosty Gingerbread' is the perfect candle to make your kitchen always smell like you're baking warm gingerbread! This sweet treat consists of tasty top notes of cinnamon, sweet vanilla and nutmeg, middle notes of ginger and clove, and lasting base notes of gingerbread and sugar. 

'Glittering Star' blends top notes of ginger and cassis, rich middle notes of sugarplum and nutmeg, and a base of patchouli, amber, guaiacwood and sandalwood. 

'Jack Frost' provides something a little different with a peppermint top note, minty middle note and vanilla and sweet cream base note. This delicious candle will make your home smell like a candycane!

£23.99 | 623g

Available at Yankee Candle

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