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10 Autumn Scents Worth Falling For

Pumpkins and apples and cashmere, oh my.

herbal tea surrounded by pumpkins fall
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Warm apples. Spicy pumpkin. Cozy fires. Fallen leaves.


Nothing—and we mean nothing—beats the smell of fall.


The season’s crisp breezes are dotted with the best scents around, from sweet-hot cinnamon to freshly sharpened pencils to the familiar yarns of your favorite sweater.


Ready to go full-on fall? These autumn-scented products are seasonal stunners.


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bath and body works sweater weather fall lotion
Photography by: Courtesy of Bath & Body Works

Bath & Body Worksfall lineup is as aggressively autumnal as ever. Returning scents include fan-favorite Marshmallow Pumpkin Latte and Crisp Orchard Leaves, while Bonfire Bash and Sugared Cranberry Cider head up the freshman class. Our pick: Sweater Weather, a surprisingly bright ode to the season available in everything from shower gel to body lotion to candles.


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portable fireplace candle d s and durga
Photography by: Courtesy of D.S. & Durga

No hearth to call your own? Fake it till you make it with the Portable Fireplace candle from cult-fave fragrance house D.S. & Durga. With notes of dwarf pine, Atlas cedar, oak ash, birch and smoke, it’s almost as cozy (and nowhere near as messy) as the real thing.

body shop vanilla pumpkin shower gel
Photography by: Courtesy of The Body Shop

The Body Shop’s new Vanilla Pumpkin collection is infused with hints of tonka bean, hazelnut and maple syrup. It smells good enough to eat, and it’s plenty pretty, too, with limited-edition Dia de los Muertos packaging. Consider it an early Halloween treat.


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slow north coffee and spice tumbler botanical candle fall scent
Photography by: Courtesy of Slow North

Handcrafted in Austin, Texas using all-natural ingredients and recyclable vessels, Slow North’s botanical candles have a bright glow and a light footprint. Their Coffee + Spice tumbler is perfect for fall—warm and earthy, it’s punctuated with cinnamon, nutmeg and clove essential oils.

autumn candles against sweaters and pine branches
Photography by: Courtesy of Wax Buffalo

The candlemakers at Wax Buffalo adore fall so much, they dedicated a candle to the season. Hand-poured in Lincoln, Nebraska, their bestselling Autumn candle gets its glow from a toasty blend of vanilla, clove and cinnamon.  

provence liquide de marseille soap collection bottle
Photography by: Courtesy of Compagnie de Provence

If you can’t spend fall in Provence, you can at least enjoy the smells of harvest time in the French countryside. The Marseille-based soap evangelists at Compagnie de Provence just released their new Terra collection, and it’s equal parts elevated and earthy. Think green olive, warm fig and musky rosewood.

skandinavisk skog candle fall scent calm of boreal forests
Photography by: Courtesy of Skandinavisk

Nobody does autumn like Scandinavia, where cozying up by the fire is a way of life. Skandinavisk’s Skog Candle takes its cues from the region’s boreal forests, combining pine, fir, aged leather, and woodland lily for a camp-chic blend. Say it with us: ahhh.

Fig and Yarrow bath and body oil woods
Photography by: Courtesy of Fig + Yarrow’s

Cooler weather can mean a dryer complexion. Enter Fig + Yarrow’s Woods Bath + Body Oil. Base oils of hemp seed, olive, avocado and grape keep your skin feeling soft, while scents of cedar and cypress lend a grounding, autumnal air. Use it as a moisturizer, or add a few drops to your bath to really soak in the season.

apple cider shampoo
Photography by: Courtesy of Philosophy

For those who are serious about their fall fragrances, Philosophy’s Apple Cider shampoo, shower gel and bubble bath offers a three-in-one, head-to-toe autumn indulgence. Sweet and spicy with a hint of sparkle, it’s the next best thing to a walk through the orchard.

cashmere flannel fragrance sticks
Photography by: Courtesy of Hill House Naturals

As its name suggests, Field + Fleur’s Cashmere Flannel fragrance collection is both soft and rustic, combining delicate davana petals and cotton blooms with black musk and woodsy notes. The only thing missing? A good book and a hot toddy.

mrs meyers pumpkin collection fall soap
Photography by: Courtesy of Mrs. Meyer's

Will you look forward to cleaning with Mrs. Meyer’s new pumpkin collection? That might be taking things a little too far, but the bright, refreshing aroma will certainly make weekend chores more festive. The seasonal scent is available in dish soap, hand soap, multi-surface cleaner and candles. Other fall faves from the Mrs. include a sweet, crispy Apple Cider scent and the woodsy Aromatic Rosemary collection.