HOW SCENTS PLAY A SIGNIFICANT ROLE IN SETTING THE MOOD AND CREATING A FESTIVE ATMOSPHERE
Just thought we’d get your seasonal buds firing up by focusing on how scent plays a significant role in setting the mood and creating a festive atmosphere for the Autumn and Winter seasons. Here are some delightful ways to get ready for Christmas with scents you can find all around you and in our shop:
🌿 Fragrant Evergreens
The scent of fresh pine, spruce, or fir trees is a classic Christmas aroma. If you have a real Christmas tree, the natural scent will fill your home.
🍊 Spiced Candles
Light spiced candles with scents like cinnamon, clove, nutmeg, and gingerbread. These warm and inviting fragrances evoke the cosiness of the holiday season. Our winter candle is a perfect fit.
🍋 Citrus and Cranberry:
The zesty scent of oranges, lemons, and cranberries can add a refreshing twist to your Christmas ambiance. Decorate your home with citrus and cranberry garlands or simmer on the stovetop.
👩🏼🍳 Baking Aromas:
Baking is a beloved Christmas tradition. Prepare gingerbread cookies, cinnamon rolls, or fruitcake, and let the delicious scents waft through your home. Our very own Granny Sue loves to be well prepared and let her Christmas cake soak in some brandy too. ;)
🌰 Fragrant Ornaments:
Make DIY scented ornaments by adding a few drops of your favourite essential oils to homemade salt dough ornaments. Hang them around your home for a personalized touch. Or gather pinecones, let them dry, and then add drops of essential oils like cedarwood, cinnamon, or clove for a natural and fragrant decoration. Check out our range of essential oils here.
🌲 Fir-Scented Diffuser:
Use an essential oil diffusers with pine, cedarwood, or fir needle essential oils to recreate the scent of a winter forest. Our forest and winter e.o blends are a perfect fit!
🍁 Winter Potpourri:
Create your own potpourri using dried orange slices, cinnamon sticks, cloves, and dried cranberries. Display it in decorative bowls around your home.
🪴 Seasonal Plants:
Poinsettias, amaryllis, and Christmas cacti not only add beauty but also bring their own unique scents to your decor.
Remember that scent is closely tied to memory and emotion. By infusing your home with these delightful Christmas scents, you can create a warm and memorable atmosphere that enhances this seasonal experience for you and your loved ones.