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Scenting your home

Having a pleasant atmosphere in your home is important. After a long day at work, there's nothing more soothing than returning to a peaceful oasis and feeling wonderfully calm in the comfort of your own house. Fragrances can really help to achieve this tranquility. Apart from smelling great, scented products can also enhance the aesthetic of your interior. In this blog, we will explain more about the different products and help you to choose perfumes and products.

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Different products, different fragrance experiences

Scented candle
Are you searching for a beautiful item that not only enhances special moments but also creates a pleasant atmosphere? Scented candles are precisely what you need. They not only provide a delightful fragrance experience but also contribute to a cozy ambiance in the room. Scented candles don't have to burn all evening; once the candle wax heats up, the scent is released, and even after the candle has been extinguished, the wax retains its fragrance. Be sure to read our tips on how you can maximally enjoy your scented candles.

Room spray
If you want to immediately enjoy a scent in your home, a room spray is the ideal choice. It instantly releases fragrance and provides the most intense and rich fragrance experience. Room sprays are excellent for quickly masking unwanted odors. You can spray them into the air or onto fabrics such as rugs, pillows, or couches. When using a room spray on fabrics, remember to maintain a good distance and check that the material won't discolor. People with pets or small children may find room sprays more suitable than lit candles or fragrance sticks, as the latter can be easily knocked over. While these products create an intimate ambiance or provide a consistent fragrance experience, it's important to place them in safe areas.

Reed diffuser
If you prefer a more subtle fragrance experience without any concerns, reed diffusers are a great option. They emit a constant scent throughout the day, making them ideal for frequently visited spaces like hallways, bedrooms, living rooms, or kitchens.
For more tips on using reeds, be sure to read our blog.

Incense
Burning incense in your home is also a wonderful way to create a soothing and aromatic ambiance. Incense has been used for centuries in various cultures for spiritual, meditative, and practical purposes. When lit, the incense releases fragrant smoke that gently fills the air, imparting a pleasant scent.

shop incense holder by Pigmentarium

How to choose the right fragrance for your home?

Now, let's tackle the most challenging (yet enjoyable!) question: Which perfumes suit you?

Selecting the right fragrance for your home is a personal journey. So it's really a matter of trying and experimenting. But to give some guidelines that may help you in the process, we like to share a few tips:

First, think about your purpose and mood that you want to create in your room. For example, a relaxing and calming scent like lavender or vanilla might be suitable for the bedroom, while a refreshing and energizing scent like citrus or mint could work well in the bathroom, kitchen or your workspace.

Also, consider your preferences and the scents you naturally gravitate towards. Think about floral, woody, citrusy, or fresh fragrances that align with your taste.

You may also want to adjust your fragrance choices based on seasonal variations, with light scents for spring and summer and warmer scents for fall and winter. Or the other way around. ;)

We always welcome you to visit our boutique and seek advice from one of our fragrance experts if you have any questions.

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