We’ve been spending a lot more time at home this year—we surely don’t have to tell you why—and a real balm during to this prolonged period of confinement has been making sure everything is smelling amazing. Here were our three favorite ways to do just that.
The Best Home Scents of 2020
For Your Laundry List: Dedcool Dedtergent 05 “Spring”
L.A.’s coolest nontoxic and gender-neutral indie fragrance company now makes leveled-up detergent. It’s 100% biodegradable and smells amazing—doing the laundry now feels like a delight, seriously.
Kacey Musgraves’s Candle: Boy Smells Slow Burn
Skaters have pro-model boards; this country star has the year’s always-sold-out candle. She describes it as “a little dank, a little crisp…like the last sips of a Negroni at the bar down the street.” So if you ever wondered what taking Kacey Musgraves for a cocktail is like, light this baby up and tell Alexa to play Golden Hour.
The Best Scented Spray: Frédéric Malle Jurassic Flower Perfume Gun
Candles are cool, but how much cooler does a “perfume gun” sound? Frédéric Malle, one of the most esteemed luxury perfumers around, delivers his new home formula in a super long-lasting spray that instantly permeates your space—a few blasts of peach and magnolia will subtly elevate your living space. It’s perfect for quickly changing the ambience, and it’s also safe for use on fabrics, so it’ll get out smells from sofas, chairs, and rugs.