We know you love your Yankee candles, and we know the boys secretly love them too…
How? Well, he might not tell you that he enjoys the waft of fresh cotton or go all gooey over vanilla cupcake, but we rarely hear any complaints either!
The boys here in the Yankee.co.uk team are exactly the same. We’ve even caught them having a sneaky sniff when they think we’re not looking…
So the boffins here at Yankee scent HQ put their heads together and come up with candles for men: a marvellously macho range that the man in your life will love… and he’ll probably even tell you about it!
And what with it being Father’s Day on Sunday, any one of these make the perfect gift for the man who has everything…
But which one?? Follow our guide to choose the perfect man candle for the man in your life, whatever his type!
2x4 is the warm, unmistakeable scent of freshly planed wood. If your guys likes his DIY, he’ll love filling his man shed with this gorgeously fresh scent. For starters, it’ll give the impression he’s hard at it, building and sawing… even if he’s really in there with his feet up, sports pages out and the game blasting from the radio.
Thinks of himself as: Tim Allen, TV’s Home Improvement legend and voice of Buzz Lightyear – handsome, practical and funny – what more could you want?f freshly planed wood. If your guys likes his DIY, he’ll love filling his man shed with this gorgeously fresh scent. For starters, it’ll give the impression he’s hard at it, building and sawing… even if he’s really in there with his feet up, sports pages out and the game blasting from the radio.
Is more like: Nick Knowles.
First Down is the scent of champions – in a jar, votive or wax tart! An American favourite, inspired by a game that is definitely not soccer, this blend of orange, patchouli, vetiver and leather is manly and musky – it’s one the ladies love too!
Thinks of himself as: David Beckham: fit as a flea, confident and just a little bit rugged. He’s fair with it too, what with him being the consummate sportsman, and of course, more than anything,
he’s a family man. Lucky lady that Posh Spice!
Is more like: Alan Hansen
Riding Mower: The scent for outdoors boys who like to get things done. Riding Mower is for anyone who likes the smell of cut grass and that’s most of us, right? Picture it: Hot sun. Cool breeze. You with your feet up watching your man transform your scruffy patch into a perfectly manicured vision of horticultural loveliness…
Thinks of himself as: Bear Grylls, intrepid, adventurous, can do and ready for anything. When he’s weeding and watering, he’s conquering nature, the king of his own little corner of the world.
Is more like: Alan Titchmarsh
Man Town: this is the one you’ve been waiting for, ladies: an unwavering masculine blend of spices, woods and musk, evoking visions of the perfectly groomed metrosexual, confident in himself and you can see it in his swagger! If your man works from home, this is the perfect scent to make his mark in his office… if you can trust yourself to leave him alone while he gets on with business!
Thinks of himself as: Bradley Cooper, he’s popular with the ladies and completely unfazed, because he’s got bags of charm to go with it. He’s also got a great sense of humour and doesn’t take himself too seriously. He takes his clothes seriously though, and has a sharp sense of style and a wardrobe to rival yours!
Is more like: Benedict Cumberbatch
And right now, you can enjoy any one of these Yankee man candle scents in the large car with 25% off – that’s just £14.99!
Have you tried any of the Man Candle range? We’d love to hear which one is your favourite scent. Just leave a reply in the comment box below.