spring scents for candles

Smells Like Spring Spirit: 7 Perfect Spring Scents for Candles

Scents have the power to affect your mood and make you happier and more energetic. Citrus scents are a popular mood booster. In addition, lavender can help with sleep and relaxation, and sweet vanilla and pumpkin spice are the signature fall/winter scents.

Whether you prefer clean, fresh scents or want to indulge in floral and fruity scents, there's an abundance of aromas in the spring. As a matter of fact one of the best ways to welcome spring into your house is through scented candles.

Here are 7 fresh and uplifting spring scents for candles that'll boost your mood and make your home feel like a beautiful garden in full bloom.

1. Spring Herbs

Herbal scents make for some of the freshest, most aromatic spring candles. Everything from rosemary, basil, and sage to chamomile and lemon balm will awaken your senses and boost your mood.

Additionally, Spring herb-scented candles go great on their own or combined with sweet ripe fruits or spring flowers. Herb candles are perfect for your living room, hallway, bathroom, or wherever you want to feel like you're in a lush garden.

Pure Placid candle to try: Farmer's Market - with sweet fig, basil, lemon balm, and sandalwood.

2. Sweet Citrus

One of the most energizing spring scents is that of citrus fruits, especially lemon, bergamot, grapefruit, and lime. Moreover, citrus scents are known for their mood-boosting properties, so citrus-based candles are the best way to get your day started.

Citrus fruits coupled with warm spices like vanilla or powdery scents make candles you can't get enough of. They'll remind you of lemon cookies, fresh lemonade, and spring picnic days.

Sweet citrus candles are great for your kitchen, living room, and hallway, as well as the office as they're highly energetic and uplifting.

Pure Placid candle to try: Lemon & Vanilla - with Meyer lemon, lemongrass, and vanilla bean, Sweet Citrus - with satsuma, kumquat, and grapefruit.

3. Garden Roses

If you're looking for the perfect spring candle scents, look no further than garden roses. It's the signature spring scent that'll take you to a lush garden blooming with pink, yellow, white, and red roses.

Roses are an elegant scent that will give your home a subtle touch of luxury without being overpowering. Likewise, rose scents go great with berries to make for a sweet floral combo for your space.

Rose-based candles are wonderful for your bedroom or hallway, as well as for the patio when hosting a dinner party or a get-together with friends. 

Pure Placid candle to try: Rose and Berry - with Turkish rose, raspberry, blueberry, bergamot, and birch tree.

4. Flowers and Blooms

Spring is abundant with floral scents like cherry blossoms, tulips, lilac, roses, primrose, daffodils, and violas. When combined, they'll make your home smell like a spring meadow in bloom, which is guaranteed to uplift your mood.

Floral scents go great with warm spices as well, so you'll often find flowers combined with musk, vanilla, cloves, and sandalwood. They're a great choice for the living room, office areas, the patio, and the kitchen.

Pure Placid candle to try: White Birch - with sweet birch, vetiver, rose, geranium, and a sprinkle of cinnamon.

5. Fruits and Berries

If you're looking for sweet scents for spring, fruits and berries are the obvious choices. From peaches and apricots to strawberries and pineapple, your home will smell like a delicious fruit salad.

Fruits and berries candles go great with a balancing floral scent like cherry blossom, freesia, jasmine, or hyacinth. In fact if you love fruits and berries, use these candles in every room of the house as they're guaranteed to improve your mood.

Pure Placid candle to try: Summer by the Lake - with lilac, pomelo, hyacinth, freesia, jasmine, galbanum, driftwood, and black currant.

6. Fresh Linen

One of the best, most incredible feelings in the world is slipping into fresh bedsheets and PJs. Now you can feel this way every day with a linen spring candle with notes of citrus fruits and fresh florals.

The fresh linen scent is a combination of several different scents like citrus fruits, musk and powdery scents, fresh florals, and fresh fruits. It's all about what you prefer and which combo reminds you of freshly washed linens air drying in the garden, picking up the spring scents in the air.

Fresh linen candles are the best choice for bedrooms, bathrooms, hallways, and sunny mornings in the living room.

Pure Placid candle to try: Cashmere Sweater - with warm vanilla bean, jasmine, coconut, cedarwood, sandalwood, and spicy ginger.

7. Spring Breeze

There's something magical about the spring breezy air and it deserves to be put in one of our candles for spring. The warmth of the sun coupled with the scent of the blooms, trees, flowers, and pollen will make you feel happy and calm.

Therefore, if you'd like to feel the spring breeze every day, even on rainy spring days, use this candle in the kitchen and dining room, lounge, living room, bedroom, and bathroom.

Pure Placid candle to try: Mount Marcy - with sparkling citrus, fresh basil, and subtle sandalwood.

These Spring Scents for Candles Will Boost Your Mood and Make Your Home Brighter

In short, whether you're preparing your home for the spring season or need candles for a special occasion, these spring scents for candles will uplift your mood and help you welcome spring into your life. From fresh florals to elevating herbal scents, you can't go wrong with a fresh spring candle for your home or office.

Looking for the perfect candle scent for every season? Take a look at this blog post, we talk all about how to choose the best seasonal candle scent for your home and mood.