The new Yankee candle scent you need to transport you to sunny shores this Valentine’s Day

This new Yankee candle scent could help take you back to the beach

Yankee Candles in a Yankee Candle store.
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Everyone loves a new Yankee candle scent to transform the mood of their home and help instill some calming vibes. It’s amazing how changing the scent of your house can help change how you feel and all good candle enthusiasts will know to look out for the best Yankee candle scents. With a range that includes everything from fruity, to sweet and fresh fragrances, they always have the best scented candles to suit every room, person, or preference. 

With Valentine’s Day drawing ever closer, there’s never been a better time to ensure your home is smelling fabulous. And Yankee has certainly got you covered, with a brand new scented candle that will have you feeling like you’ve just stepped into a tropical paradise, plus many other brilliantly romantic candles. 

If you’re looking to treat yourself or a loved one, then this might just be the candle for you…

The new Yankee candle scent you need right now

Nothing says romance quite like the gentle flicker of a candle flame and its wonderful fragrance. They add that cozy ambience to a room and would make for a wonderful gift for the person you love - or yourself - this Valentine’s Day. And this new Yankee candle scent could just be the perfect choice. 

Bora Bora Shores Large Jar Candle from Yankee Candle

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Named Bora Bora Shores, simply light this scented candle and prepare to be transported to unspoiled shores, enjoying soft scents of sweet fruits, as well as tropical floral notes. Imagine the sun reflecting off the shore and this candle scent might just give you that sense of escapism.

Yankee Candle | £24.99

Bora Bora Shores Large Jar Candle | Yankee Candle | £24.99

Available in a range of sizes, this new Yankee candle scent is a truly transporting addition to your home. Featuring tropical floral notes and soft scents of sweet fruits, the color of this stunning candle also adds a stylish touch to any room. Whilst the premium-grade paraffin wax delivers a clean, consistent burn. 

More Yankee candle scents to add to your home this Valentine’s Day

And if you’re looking for something a little more classic for a Yankee candle scent this year, why not check out their Fresh Cut Roses candle? Just as luxurious as it sounds, the soft scent of roses is a brilliantly romantic option.

Fresh Cut Roses Large Jar Candle from Yankee Candle

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Yankee Candle | £24.99 

Fresh Cut Roses Large Jar Candle | Yankee Candle | £24.99 

Also available in a range of sizes that works for every preference, the Fresh Cut Roses Yankee candle brings the intoxicating scent of fragrant heirloom roses to your own home. Burning this candle, you might find yourself dreaming of summer rose gardens - and we couldn’t blame you. 

For those who think they might prefer a slightly smaller, delicate candle, then the Sweet Nothings Small Jar Candle might just be worth a try in your home. 

Sweet Nothings Small Jar Candle from Yankee Candle

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Yankee Candle | £8.99 

Sweet Nothings Small Jar Candle | Yankee Candle | £8.99 

With top notes of cyclamen, middle notes of lotus blossom, and base notes of vanilla, powdery musk, and amber, this scent is exotic and floral, yet still very delicate and fresh. 

If you or a loved one really loves their fruity scents at home, then the Red Raspberry Yankee Candle has both a wonderful fragrance and a beautiful scarlet color perfect for Valentine’s Day. 

Red Raspberry Large Jar Candle

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Yankee Candle | £24.99 

Red Raspberry Large Jar Candle | Yankee Candle | £24.99 

The Red Raspberry Yankee Candle’s top notes of juicy orange, sweet mandarin, and black cherry, alongside middle notes of black raspberries, juicy strawberries, blackcurrant and strawberry leaves and base notes of crystallized sugar and sweet musk make for one super delicious-smelling candle. You will soon find yourself transported to scenic raspberry fields with this Valentine’s Day option.

Will you be buying any of these Yankee candle scents this year? 

Emma Shacklock

Emma is a Senior Lifestyle Writer with five years experience working in digital publishing, ranging from book publishing to magazines. She currently looks after all things Lifestyle for Woman&Home, GoodToKnow and My Imperfect Life.

Before she joined Future Publishing, Emma graduated from the University of Warwick with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Comparative Literary Studies. After leaving education, she started out her publishing career in the world of books, working as a Publisher for an independent digital publisher specializing in back-list and debut commercial fiction novels. With a huge book list and a passion for bringing the best stories to the broadest audience possible, Emma filled her spare time with reading the latest best-sellers and catching up on hit adaptations.

In 2017 she joined TI Media as a fiction writing coordinator on Woman’s Weekly and Woman’s Weekly Fiction as part of the features team. From here, she used her love of books, working to bring short stories to our dedicated readers and began writing for the books pages of Woman, Woman’s Own and Woman&Home, as well as online features ranging from genre round-ups to travel pieces for

After honing her skills, Emma branched out online in 2020 when Future gave her the opportunity to focus on digital-first. When she’s not writing about the next big lifestyle trend, she enjoys cooking, long walks and watching as many crime dramas as she can!