Scent Glossary

APPLE CIDER (SEASONAL): Fall Capsule
Nothing welcomes fall more than a steaming cup of apple cider, garnished with a cinnamon stick (and some bourbon, of course). Infused with natural cinnamon, nutmeg, clove, orange, and cedarwood essential oils, it's crisp and cozy — all the things you love about this season.

BALI: Classic Candle, Jar Candle
On a balmy day in Bali, the soothing aroma of frangipani incense escapes from a local temple while fragrant champaca petals rain from the sky. Top notes of orange and sweet saffron sing above a heart of magnolia champaca and peppery elemi while notes of smoky incense and patchouli hum quietly at the base.

BALSAM: Noir
Balsam captures a winter getaway in a cozy cabin tucked away in a forest of fragrant evergreens in Upstate New York. When lit, fresh top notes of fir needle lift to reveal warm middle notes of cedar and pine and a lingering base of resinous fir balsam.

BEACH BONFIRE (SEASONAL): Fall Capsule
Wrap yourself in a sweater as the sun goes down and listen to the sounds of crackling fire and crashing waves - Beach Bonfire takes you from summer to fall with a mix of smoky cade oil from juniper wood and black copal, heartened with an amber base note for a touch of sweetness.

BLACK CARDAMOM (SEASONAL): Black Tie Holiday Collection
Notes of warm black cardamom, saffron, and oud with a touch of leather and incense envelope you in a cozy cloud of spice and sophistication.

BROOKLYN: Classic Candle, Jar Candle, XL Candle, Reed Diffuser
It was only a matter of time before we created a candle just for our favorite destination of all—our home of Brooklyn. Inspired by late nights lingering with friends in aged leather booths of bustling cocktail bars, live jazz serenading the room and sipping drinks infused with exotic ingredients like wild sage, cassis, and orange blossom.

CARDAMOM SPICE (SEASONAL): Fall Capsule
Notes of warm cardamom, clove, and nutmeg with a touch of citrus envelop you in a cozy cloud of spice and sophistication.

CASSIS: Noir
Sweet and earthy notes of black currants, red berries, and wild rose petals.

CATSKILLS: Classic Candle, Jar Candle, XL Candle, Reed Diffuser
Imagine a tranquil hike in the woods of the Catskill Mountains after an autumn rainstorm, as your feet crunch atop fallen pine needles and the fresh air is flecked with the scent of cedar, cypress, and juniper.

CHRISTMAS TREE (SEASONAL): Jar Candle, Gold Travel
A stroll through a lush forest of evergreens in search of the perfect Christmas tree inspired this festive blend of spruce and pine, over a heart of fresh cypress and balsam fir and a rich base of moss, musk, and cedar.

CINDER: Noir
Like a crackling fire in a cozy cabin, smoky notes of woodsmoke, incense, and cedar embers meld together to form a blanket of aroma, enveloping you in its warmth.

CYPRESS TREE (SEASONAL): Black Tie Holiday Collection
Coniferous notes of cypress, fir balsam, and juniper mingle to recall that magical time of year, hunting for the perfect Christmas tree.

DESERT STARGAZE: Lilac Haze Spring Capsule
After the sun goes down, a cool breeze envelopes you in the scent of desert orchids and citrus blossoms. Grounded by base notes of amber and vetiver, Desert Stargaze is a relaxing journey through the Mojave landscape.

FERN + MOSS: Jar Candle, Gold Travel, XL Candle, Reed Diffuser, Room Mist
A scent for nature lovers inspired by the dewy and beautiful Fern Canyon in Northern California. Fern + Moss blends notes of sage and lavender with woodsy base notes of spruce and pine to capture the elusive aroma of the great outdoors. This fragrance oil is infused with natural sage, lavandin, and orange essential oils.

HAWAII RAIN (SEASONAL): Jar Candle, Gold Travel
Imagine sheltering from the rain underneath the tree canopies in the dense Hawaiian mountains, surrounded by the most beautiful blooms and fragrant plantlife. With notes of coconut water and bitter orange, river jasmine and raindrops, that is precisely what Hawaii Rain evokes.

HINOKI: Noir
Hinoki comes from the Japanese cypress and has a rich citrus aroma. Notes of hinoki cypress, cashmere woods, and cedar leaf dance above a heart of orris, redwood bark, and cardamom grounded by base of sandalwood. Woodsy, deep, and calming, our take on Hinoki smells like a stroll in Kyoto after the rain.

INCENSE SMOKE (SEASONAL): Black Tie Holiday Collection
Rich and smoky with notes of incense, woodsmoke, cedar, and tobacco, this cozy aroma reminiscent of a crackling fire is a snow day’s best friend.

ITALIA: Classic Candle, Jar Candle, Reed Diffuser
Dashes of exotic spices in a bustling Italian pasticceria inspired this fragrant blend of cardamom, vanilla, clove, incense, and orange blossom.

JAPANESE CITRUS (SEASONAL): Jar Candle, Gold Travel
Top notes of satsuma and yuzu flirt with bergamot and a hint of jasmine to form an energizing and exotic citrus — an aromatic soundtrack to summer days.

KYOTO: Classic Candle
The tree-lined streets and wooden architecture in Kyoto inspired this meditative blend of Hinoki cypress, cedar, sandalwood, vetiver, and pine. The ethos of Kyoto is one of wood, rain, and art.

LAVENDER DAZE: Lilac Haze Spring Capsule
Lavender Daze recalls an oasis of calm-inducing wild lavender fields: the rich floral aroma of Bulgarian lavender fuses with soothing bucolic notes of green meadow grass, peonies, and eucalyptus leaves.

LEATHER JACKET (SEASONAL): Jar Candle, Gold Travel
Wrap yourself up in the memory of your favorite, perfectly-worn leather jacket with cozy notes of vetiver, timur pepper, leather and cedar.

LOVE POTION: Jar Candle,  Gold Travel, XL Candle,  Reed Diffuser, Room Mist
Exotic notes of jasmine blossoms, calming lavender, and bright mandarin join in an olfactory experience reminiscent of a freshly picked bouquet of wildflowers.

MARRAKECH: Classic Candle, Jar Candle
Leathery, honeyed notes of saffron emanate from Place Des Épices, the spice market in the heart of Marrakech, commingling with a soft background of myrrh and sandalwood incense, an olfactive escape to the aromatic souks of Marrakech. Top notes of saffron, elemi, and cistus dance over a heart of cashmere wood and birch anchored by a rich resinous base of incense, olibanum, and myrrh.

MATCHA: Herbarium Summer Capsule, Noir
An ode to the meditative beauty and ceremonial ritual of making a fresh cup of Matcha tea in the morning. Grassy notes of herbaceous matcha tea leaves brimming with umami dance with orange flower, lavender, and carrot seed, quietly softened by luxurious undertones of cashmere and soft suede.

MAUI: Classic Candle, Jar Candle, XL Candle, Reed Diffuser
The tide rises and falls on a secret beach on the island of Maui and with it, notes of sea salt, sea moss, and driftwood evaporate into the air. A touch of zesty bergamot and soft ylang ylang round out aromas of the ocean.

MOJAVE EMBERS: Allison Kunath Artist Edition
Inspired by the smell of smoke in your hair the morning after a campfire, and dusty desert roads at night. Notes of clove and pine float above a heart of smoky incense and damp moss anchored by a woodsy, musky base of birch, amber, vanilla, santal, and cedar.

MONTANA FOREST (SEASONAL): Jar Candle, Gold Travel
Inspired by the fresh evergreens that grow in the airy mountains of Montana, this scent is reminiscent of nature in a far-off place. A Brooklyn Candle Studio original blend of blue spruce, pine, and camphor essential oils and fragrance.

NEROLI: Noir
Notes of sage, lily, neroli, and jasmine over a base of orange blossom and amber commingle in this uplifting and energizing fragrance inspired by neroli oil, the sweet bright oil extracted from the blossom of an orange tree.

PALO SANTO: Jar Candle, Gold Travel, XL Candle, Reed DiffuserRoom Mist
We spent months collaborating with perfumers on a scent that truly recreates and honors the deep, woody richness of the sacred Palo Santo (“holy wood”) tree native to Peru, Ecuador, and many Central and South American countries. Since the Incan era, the fragrant wood has been ritualistically burned to cleanse a space of bad energy, and the oil is said to have purifying and healing properties. Our rendition features calming top notes of cedar and mint, middle notes of cypress, and eucalyptus, and warm base notes of sandalwood and amber. This candle is infused with eucalyptus, peppermint, and cedarwood essential oils.

PETRICHOR: Allison Kunath Artist Edition
Inspired by an altar offering incense, herbs and sweet honey. Tobacco, leather, and rich black soil. A spicy saffron top note highlights a heart of elemi, incense, and moss over a rich base of cashmere wood, patchouli, birch, and olibanum.

SAFFRON BLOOM: Allison Kunath Artist Edition
Inspired by the scent of the California High Desert after the first rain of the season. Creosote, desert sage, and sun baked rocks. Lighter florals of lavender, desert rose and earthy agave contrast beautifully with herbaceous wild thyme and sage brush and a base of dusty woods, wild musk, and patchouli.

SANTA FE: Classic Candle, Jar Candle
A spontaneous February trip inspired this earthy, calming scent, whose aromas of orchid cactus, wild sage, juniper, and piñon evoke days exploring the desert landscape and nights warming by the kiva fireplace.

SANTAL: Jar Candle, Gold Travel, XL Candle, Reed Diffuser, Room MistNoir
A sultry masculine blend of earth and woods. Hinoki Cypress floats above a rich heart of cedar and pine over a warm base of vetiver and sandalwood.

SANTORINI: Classic Candle, Jar Candle, XL Candle, Reed DiffuserRoom Mist
Reminiscent of the earthy, fruity aromas of Santorini’s abundant fig trees and lush native currants. Woodsy notes of sandalwood and amber form a rich, warm base that will make you dream of the Greek Isles.

SEA SALT + SURF (SEASONAL): Jar Candle
Nostalgic notes of salty sea breeze float amidst aromas of marine sage, watery jasmine, and beachy musk reminiscent of surfwax and drifting on ocean waves.

SHISO LEAF: Herbarium Summer Capsule
This is our olfactory love letter to the shiso leaf, the fragrant Japanese herb often used as garnish, but, in this case, is the star ingredient. A heart of wild shiso and vetiver grass is accentuated by top notes of yuzu zest and fresh peppercorn and grounded by earthy notes of forest moss and cinnamon bark for an energizing fragrance that is refreshing, herbaceous, and bright.

SMOKED VANILLA (SEASONAL): Fall Capsule
Crispy bits of charred sugar swirl with melty pillows of sweet vanilla bean. There's truly nothing like roasted marshmallows straight out of a backyard bonfire. Birch incense, charred cedar, and smoky guaiac wood contrast deliciously with notes of creamy vanilla bean and spiced suede.

SUNDAY MORNING: Jar Candle,  Gold Travel, XL Candle,  Reed Diffuser Room Mist
Reminiscent of whiling away a Sunday morning at the local farmer's market, sifting through luscious fruits and freshly picked flowers. Top notes of pear and bergamot float above a heart of jasmine and gardenia with a heady base of amber woods.

SWEET FIG: Jar Candle,  Gold Travel
Summon your inner hippie with the earthy, ripe aroma of a freshly picked fig. This refreshing and soothing scent is perfect for burning during early morning yoga or meditation practices.

TOASTED PUMPKIN (SEASONAL): Fall Capsule
The perfect scent symphony of toasted pumpkin seeds, cardamom, nutmeg, clove, and cinnamon notes.

TUILERIES: Classic Candle
Inspired by an enchanting stroll through the idyllic Jardin des Tuileries in Paris, this candle finds delicate floral notes of tuberose and muguet dancing above a heart of jasmine and gardenia, anchored by a heady base of amber woods.

TULUM: Classic Candle, Jar Candle
Consider this our love letter to Tulum, where, amongst fragrant gardenia blossoms and beachside coconut palms, nirvana awaits. Top notes of cucumber water and coconut husk wade above a heart of gardenia and ylang-ylang over notes of rhubarb and vanilla bean: an olfactory translation of the tranquil tropical oasis so you never have to leave.