Complement the longer Summer days by keeping your home fresh and bright with some gorgeous seasonal scents. Candles aren’t only for the dark winter days; you can still light a beautiful fresh candle to liven up your home in the warmer months.

There’s plenty of lighter candles that can bring the beach into your home and it’s the perfect time to introduce some scents you wouldn’t usually choose.

Our summery picks are a delicious combination of zesty and refreshing, warm and breezy, sensual and adventurous. So keep reading to check out our top picks and here’s our favourite little tip… make sure you burn your candles for at least two hours to really allow the aroma to release, this also helps them burn evenly rather than pooling and leaving wax up the sides of your candle jar.

Woodwick Sea Salt Vanilla Large Candle

Soft Vanilla blossoms swirled with notes of Sea Salt and Jasmine, the natural wooden wick creates a soothing sound of a crackling fire to take you back to those bonfires on the beach… Woodwick candles have some of the longest burn times in the industry and fragrance your entire room with an inviting scent.

Candlelight Large Ring Pull Gin & Tonic Scented Candle

This candle is guaranteed to take you straight back to that exotic cocktail bar. With a gorgeous, fresh scent of gin & tonic, this candle will definitely get you in the mood for Summer.

Shearer Candles Vanilla & Coconut Large Candle Tin

A heavenly scent of warm baked coconut infused hints of vanilla pod. This gorgeous tin candle is super portable so you can take it anywhere with you to use at a moment’s notice. The beautiful coconut scent will transport you back to those lazy holiday days…

Heart & Home Ellipse Candle Jar White Jasmine & Freesia

This gorgeous 4 wick candle will fill your home with evocative scents that will last all day long. White Jasmine and Freesia is a beautifully fresh scent that leaves you dreaming of warm summer days spent with picnics in meadows.

Shearer Candles Lemon Zest Tin Candle

With a burn time of 20 hours you can be sure that this cute tin candle will keep your home smelling fresh throughout the summer months. A fresh, juicy lemon fragrance that is enhanced by sparkling verbena and lemongrass.

Orla Kiely Fig Tree Scented Candle

This gorgeous candle is fragranced with a Mediterranean blend of balsamic base notes with leafy fig and lavender, finishing with fresh citrus notes. A super fresh, light and summery candle that will transport you off to those Italian gardens in no time.

Candlelight Two Wick India Kashmir and Fig Candle

This beautifully scented candle is Indian-inspired with Pear and Fig, housed in a striking jar that’s decorated with Eastern-influenced motifs in hues of pink, orange and pink. If you’re looking for Asian aromas in your home then this is the candle for you.

Still not inspired? Take a look at the amazing collection of Yankee Candles!