14 of the best gifts for candle lovers starting at just $14

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While candles were a fad to help cope with being stuck indoors during the pandemic for some, others are lifelong candles lovers. No matter the season or time of day, they’re the people who always have a candle burning. They’re the ones who can walk into a hotel lobby or spa and immediately recognize the scent. Yeah, they’re the true candle diehards.

If you’re shopping for someone who really loves candles this holiday season, finding a votive that will impress them can feel a bit intimidating. You don’t want to gift them something that isn’t up to their taste level, but you also want to be cognizant of your budget. You’ll be happy to know that many of the best gifts for candle lovers are more affordable than you think. You don’t have to spend a small fortune to get a great candle for the connoisseur in your life.

Because candles have skyrocketed in popularity over the last few years, there are tons to choose from. And during the holiday season, the selection is even more vast. If you don’t know where to start when it comes to deciding on the best gift for the candle lover on your list, start with the options below. Prices start at just $14, so there’s something for every budget. Even better, many of the best gifts for candle lovers highlighted below will arrive in time for Christmas if you place your order within the next day or two. So what are you waiting for? Get to it!

Best Gifts For Candle Lovers

1. L’or de Seraphine Soiree Ornament Candle Bundle of 3, $50

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This beautifully packaged holiday set from L’or de Seraphine includes three lovely candles. Once the candles burn down, your gift recipient can use the pretty jar to store items on their vanity.

2. diptyque Miniature Candle Set, $85

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Even people new to the candle game will appreciate anything from diptyque. This set includes five different candles for less than $100. That’s a bargain!

3. Rifle Paper Co. Votive Candle Set, $65

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Everything Rifle Paper Co. makes is so pretty and sweet, and this Votive Candle Set is no exception.

4. Forvr Mood Mini Candle Gift Set- Core Collection, $50

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People can’t get enough of Jackie Aina’s luxe candles. This gift set includes four of the brand’s most popular scents.

5. Allswell Hyacinth and Sea Salt Coconut Wax Blend Candle, $14

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Allswell’s candles have a cult following because they’re so large and last for a long time. Hyacinth and Sea Salt is one of the brand’s newest scents, and it makes a great gift because it comes complete with a beautiful wooden base.

6. NEST New York Festive Scented Votive Candle Set, $40

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The candles in this Festive Scented Votive Candle Set from NEST New York are almost too pretty to burn. Fortunately, they smell too good not to.

7. Bath & Body Works Tis The Season 3-Wick Candle, $16.50 (Orig. $25.50)

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Bath & Body Works reigns supreme when it comes to candles. Tis The Season is a popular holiday pick because it captures everything people love about this time of year.

8. Jo Malone London Home Candle Set, $140

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Want to impress? Splurge on the Jo Malone London Home Candle Set. These candles are usually a fave for anyone who loves candles.

9. Le Labo Candle Discovery Set, $80

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Another gift that’s sure to earn you major brownie points? The Le Labo Candle Discovery Set. Just be sure to order this one ASAP because it usually sells out.

10. Boy Smells Future Classics Holiday Votive Set, $58

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Boy Smells is a relatively new brand, so this Future Classics Holiday Votive Set is a great pick if you want to introduce your friend or relative to candles that aren’t currently on their radar.

11. Homesick Winter Mantel Candle, $25.50 (Orig. $34)

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Homesick is probably best known for their geographic-inspired candles, but they offer much more now. For example, this Winter Mantel Candle evokes all the nostalgia and warm and fuzzy feelings of spending time with family and friends during the winter holiday season.

12. Voluspa Large Embossed Jar Candle, $30

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Yes, this Voluspa candle smells amazing, but the real gift is the stunning embossed jar encasing it. It’s definitely something people will want to hold onto long after the candle.

13. Maison Margiela Replica Candle Gift Set, $87

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One more option for the fancy pants out there? This Maison Margiela Replica Candle Gift Set includes three candles and is actually a steal at less than $90.

14. calary Candle Wick Trimmer Candle Snuffer & Candle Accessory Set, $15.85

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Yes, candle lovers want candles, but they also need the right tools to ensure their candles burn optimally. That’s where this Candle Snuffer & Accessory Set will come in handy.

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