Take a look inside our Amazon shopping carts and you'll find a digital goulash including (but not limited to)
pearly hair barrettes, foot creams, wedding-guest dresses, and iPhone fans. The site is a bottomless cyber pit filled with surprising hidden gems. But, it's also our go-to destination for more reliable lifestyle essentials too. And today our carts are set on its best selection of candles. Whatever it is you're looking for in your next candle purchase, don't sleep on Amazon as the first stop on your shopping hunt. The site offers a plethora of cozy to chic options within a wide range of price points and scent profiles — there are even eco-friendly offerings sustainably crafted from beeswax and soy, too. Ahead, we've pulled 18 of the site's top-rated candles: from hand-rolled pillar styles to gilded ceramic votives filled with citrusy to woodsy scents blends. At Refinery29, we’re here to help you navigate this overwhelming world of stuff. All of our market picks are independently selected and curated by the editorial team. If you buy something we link to on our site, Refinery29 may earn commission. Voluspa Crisp Champagne Candle
Enjoy notes of sparkling champagne, vanilla, and barrel oak — with the added bonus of a metallic tin for a touch of subtle glam.
Crisp Champagne 2 Wick Tin Candle, $, available at
Amazon More Fresh Linen Luxury Scented Soy Candle
This paraben-free candle comes with an extra-long burn time, is made from eco-friendly soy wax, and boasts over 2,000 reviews with an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars — what's not to love?
Luxury Scented Soy Candle, $, available at
Amazon More Hyggelight Growing Candle
Keep your candle container out of the landfill with this eco-friendly option — its label is embedded with wildflower seeds that you can plant right into the container after the wax melts away.
The Growing Candle, $, available at
Amazon More NEST Classic Bamboo-Scented Candle
Don't just take our word for it — this freshly fragrant candle has almost 2,000 reviews and average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars.
Bamboo Candle, $, available at
Amazon More La Jolie Muse Aromatherapy Candle
Enjoy the sensuous and refreshing benefits of blue lotus — which is said to have health-boosting and stress-relieving qualities.
La Jolie Muse
Essential Oil Stress Relief Candle, $, available at
Amazon More Votivo Red Currant Aromatic Candle
You'll get up to 60 (fabulous) hours of this full-bodied, fruity fragrance featuring a unique blend of tart red currants and smooth vanilla.
Red Currant Aromatic Candle, $, available at
Amazon More Wax & Wick Soy Candle With Wood Double Wick
This sustainable, 100%-soy wax option features a subtle, fresh aroma that won't overpower your living space. It burns slowly, without dyes or toxins — plus, is crafted with a wooden wick for a bright and cozy glow.
Wax & Wick
Pure Soy Wax with Wood Double Wick, $, available at
Amazon More Boy Smells Cedar Stack Candle
We were thrilled to find the cult-cool Boy Smells candle brand on Amazon. This particular one will make you feel like you've entered a log cabin because of its fragrant notes of cedar, labdanum, juniper berry, sawdust, and white musk.
Cedar Stack Candle, $, available at
Amazon More Benevolence LA Scented Aromatherapy Candle
like a soy candle. Whether you suffer from insomnia or simply enjoy practicing mediation, soy wax is known to calm the nerves and relieve stress.
Scented Aromatherapy Candle, $, available at
Amazon More Sweet Water Decor Spa Day Candle
Enjoy what's essentially the spa wrapped up into a single candle — meaning you don't need to leave your living room in order to reach peak levels of relaxation.
Sweet Water Decor
Spa Day Natural Candle, $, available at
Amazon More DW Home Birthday Cake Candle
You don't have to wait until your birthday to enjoy one of the best scents on the entire planet: vanilla cake, freshly baked and frosted!
Birthday Cake Richly Scented Candle, $, available at
Amazon More Nordic Candle Layered Pillar Candle
Add a touch of tradition to your living space — this hand-poured candle is the product of a process that's very similar to candle-making techniques dating back hundreds of years.
Layered Pillar Candle, $, available at
Amazon More Little Bee Of Connecticut Hand-Rolled Beeswax Candles
Beeswax candles come with plenty of benefits — including natural, non-toxic, sustainable, and renewable materials that produce minimal soot and a longer burn time.
Little Bee of Connecticut
4-Pack Of Hand-Rolled Beeswax Candles, $, available at
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