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Four Perfumes for All Genders
While many brands continue to categorize (especially in online stores) their offerings, there are some products that simply need no gendering. Perfume certainly is one of the countless products that is still often divided between men and women, though...
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Scented Travel Candle Collection
Handmade in Sweden, Ann Ringstand's delicious candles fill your home with calm, alluring scent. For those who want to take that away with them, it's easy: the brand now offers a set of three candles in travel-sizes. A little larger than a tea light...
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Kush Candle
Nothing like the stereotypical smell of bongs in dorm rooms, this Boy Smells "Kush' candle is floral, fresh and crisp. Of course made with cannabis, this beeswax and coconut wax candle also employs suede, white musk, tulip and amber. The resulting...
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Tailored Fragrance Set
Thanks to a clever survey done online, perfumer Hawthorne tailor-makes two fragrances for you—or the person you're gifting it to. From asking about specific types of whisky you drink, to style choices, workplace atmospheres and even body temperature...
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Mini Trio Candle Set
Paying homage to NYC, LA and Miami—places they call home—The Standard tapped Maison Francis Kurkdjian to make mini candles named for each place. The LA candle evokes scents reminiscent of a hike in the hills, while the NYC one owes its profile to a...
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Orange Flower + Amber Candle
Not only a beautifully scented candle housed in a sophisticated holder, Starling's products directly benefit developing communities. Founded just last year, the company has already raised $100k and donated it to organizations including UNICEF in order...
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Circa Incense Burner
Cinnamon Projects' elegant incense burner is inspired by traditional 16th century koh-do ceremonies in Japan, which are thought to remove impurities, refresh the spirit and bring about a moment of peace. "Circa" comes packed in a handsome gift box...
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For Her Eau de Toilette
Dark, floral and with woody undertones, Narciso Rodriguez's classic fragrance (launched back in 2003) might be a crowd-pleaser but it's still sophisticated. With hints of amber, this scent is subtle, elegant and altogether lush. The black glass bottle...
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Hippie Shit
The online shop dedicated to all things cannabis culture, Mister Green eschews the brash aesthetic that weed products have become so known for in favor of a minimalist, casual elegance. Hippie Shit, the LA label's first fragrance and made in collaboration...
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Coveted Duchess Rose Eau de Parfum
Beneath the elegant, engaging product design and an accompanying fictional narrative of Victorian lords and ladies, heritage fragrance brand Penhaligon's new Coveted Duchess Rose Eau de Parfum delivers a vibrant, sensual scent. Rose dominates the perfume...
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The Bygone Candle Co.
Founded last year in White Plains, NY, Britt Dignan's Bygone Candle Co. produces candles that boast lush fragrances made to remind users of seasons past. Dignan decided to start the business after failing to find candles that were seasonally appropriate...
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Homesick Candles
Crafted to remind people of their favorite state, Homesick Candles are made by a group of individuals who each moved away from the place they call home. The hand-poured, soy wax candles have distinctive fragrances—from Vermont's tinges of maple...
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PHLUR's Sustainable, Gender-Neutral Fragrances
Working closely with their partners, new fragrance brand PHLUR is making perfumes that are sustainable, support communities and maintain traditions. From using a synthetic alternative to Natural Indian Sandalwood (which has been over-harvested...
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Lola James Harper's Scented Candles
Smell is a powerful way we mentally transport back to places and people we've visited. Rami Mekdachi is aware of this—thanks to his longtime experience with studying how fragrance can embody not only a brand's story but also philosophies and...
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A Scented Candle Inspired by the Aurora Borealis
Spreading the uniquely Scandinavian warmth of "hygge" via elegant scented candles, Skandinavisk has an exceptionally striking new design for their AW16 collection that caught our eye. Named "Nordlys" (Danish and Norwegian for the Northern Lights...
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Keap's Simple, Scented Candles
We love a thoughtfully made candle here at CH, and newly launched Keap raises the bar even higher with their status as a public benefit corporation. A sustainable coconut wax blend (in lieu of paraffin, soy or beeswax) is hand-poured in their...
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Norden Californian-Made Home Goods
In the crowded home goods market, young Encinitas, CA-based brand Norden caught our eye with striking yet simple packaging, expressing dedication to quality and utility. It makes sense after learning that owner Pete Panciera's background is in...
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Deep Blue Candle
Beatrice Valenzuela channels her hometown of Mexico City for her nature-inspired shoes and accessories—like a beautiful, unique hand-woven net bag from Chiapas. The Echo Park-based designer (who founded Echo Park Craft Fair) also makes one candle...
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CULTURE
Mary Jane Candle
Available in two sizes (six ounces, which burns for 30-45 hours or eight ounces, which burns for 50-65 hours) Black Candle Society's Mary Jane candle is made from 100% soy wax that's blended with organic cannabis flower fragrance oil—so it smells great...
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Amazingreen Fragrance
With notes of palm tree leaves, dew mist, white musk, green pepper and coriander seeds—to name a few—this “Amazingreen” unisex fragrance from Japanese label Comme des Garçons emits the alluring scent of the jungle, cut with the bitterness of spice...
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Paola Bottai
by Josephine McKenna for Freunde von Freunden Paola Bottai has been passionate about perfume for as long as she can remember. In fact, her nose is so sensitive she used to feel ill whenever she picked up a bad smell on the street. Now a top...
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Onyx Pearl Perfume
This unisex fragrance by Swedish perfumers Agonist is strong, confident and unique—and the simple black and white graphics with the pop of red in the bottom of the bottle make an equally impactful statement. Blending heliotrope, Australian sandalwood...
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Literary Candles
Tanwi Nandini Islam is a Brooklyn-based feminist writer (author of queer coming-of-age novel "Bright Lines") who also tells stories through scents via her apothecary line, Hi Wildflower Botanica. Her #GetLit candle series is a unique collaboration...
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Holiday Gift Guide 2015: Sophisticated Scents
While we may not give much thought to our noses on the day-to-day, as it turns out, it's one of the easiest senses to please—and of course, turn off. These magnificently unique fragrances break out of the typical cologne or perfume box and activate...
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