Woo hoo! Yippee! Hallelujah! We're in a stunningly bright mood, and we want you to join us for this feel-good dance party! You might think October is for all things spooky and creepy-crawly, but it also brings a lesser-known occasion—Positive Attitude Month! Whether it's you that needs the mood boost, a friend, or a family member, this list of cheerful candles is the pick-me-up you're searching for!
So get ready to turn that frown upside down! This list of 9 Indies is jam-packed with cheery, joyous candle scents that will have you beaming from ear to ear in no time.
Spread Positivity This Month With These 9 Cheerful Candles
Good Day Scents (D.C.)
Maker: Jeremy Brooks
Coming home after a long day, sometimes you just want to lock up and nail a “Bad Vibes—Stay Out!” sign to the door. Good Day Scents helps keep bad juju at bay with this Good Vibes candle. Romantic Egyptian Amber does all the legwork of chasing away stressors, so you can chill out, decompress, and prepare for tomorrow.
Maker: Morgan Root
Overworked? Overscheduled? Overcommitted? Say no more. play, a bubbly scent from Guideless.co boasts a chirpy trifecta of “enjoyment, relaxation, and delight.” The sweet, laid-back blend of pomegranate, blueberry, lemon, and fresh mint invokes carefree summer days with every lighting.
PinkHoney Candle (AZ)
Maker: Claudette Matthews
One of the most tried-and-true ways to boost your mood? A solid self-care routine! Kick things off by lighting Self-love, a candle stacked generously with positivity-sparking crystals like Turquoise, Amethyst, Citrine, and Rose Quartz. It comes in an array of bright scents certain to boost your spirits fast.
Hello Mood Candle Co. (LA)
Maker: Kari Coleman
Whether it's a relationship, job, or a bout of bad news weighing you down, sometimes there's only one thing you can do: Let Em' Go Sis! This feel-good candle from Hello Mood Candle Co. comes in a bouncy blend of pineapple and sage, sure to kick worries to the curb.
The Makery LI (NY)
Maker: Nick and Jessie Iannucci
This Secret Message Soy Wax Candle will undoubtedly bring a smile to your face! As you burn it down, you'll reveal a friendly affirmation sure to brighten your day. Plus, you can even submit your own message to send personalized encouragement to a friend in need.
The Self Love Company (VA)
Maker: Brianna Earl
Sometimes you just need to let it all out with a good scream. Light this candle to join The Self Love Company in one solid bellow of the stress-reducing cry…”WOOSAH!” It comes in the calming scent of incense to set the mood for unapologetic relaxation.
Good Witch Candles (TX)
Maker: Ashley McCown
Put your foot down and banish bad energy for good with this Good Vibes: Not Today Satan candle from Good Witch Candles! Bask in the perky scent of sparkling lemon, intoxicating rose, and warm Amber. Topped by a resin crystal cluster, this candle serves a one-two punch when it comes to striking down your heaviest worries.
Tragiic Aroma Candles (VA)
Maker: Tamara Miles
A quick recipe for transforming your mood? A cup of tea, a conversation with an old friend, and a lighting of this Uplift Your Mood candle from Tragiic Aroma Candles! The soft and cozy scent of ylang and sage will whisk away burdens and turn your home into a bubble of tranquility.
Wicked Pot (CA)
Maker: Brenda Salas
The shorter days of autumn got you down? Light Life's a Beach to peep back to those long, easy-going summer evenings at the beach. A sun-splashed mix of sea salt, jasmine, and wood, you'll feel the sand beneath your toes and the ocean air washing across cheeks before you know it.
Questions for discussion and sharing
What are your favorite ways to boost your own mood or put a smile on a friend's face? What kinds of scents instantly perk up your day? Let us know in the comments!
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