DIY: Home Fragrances for Autumn

Categories: Tutorials By Severine Kaiser

Overview Everybody knows this situation: you are going home after work, and you smell the stale caused by closed windows in your flat or house. Or after you’re cooking, the whole living room smells like food. It would be more welcoming and pleasant to have a nice smell, wouldn’t it? We found the ideal solution, easy and cheap to do: Homemade Home Fragrances
Monica is the founder of the Blog  The Yummy Life, which is, as the name says, focus on delicious recipes to make your life more yummy. But besides that, she also comes up with some good home ideas like this natural Home Fragrances.  She came with this idea after having difficulty to find  for something adaptable for allergic or asthmatic people. scents for homeOn this tutorial you have the choice between different scents: what do you prefer? Oranges with cinnamon and cloves? It sounds like a powerful aroma no? Or maybe the combination between lime, thyme, mint & vanilla extract is what you’re looking for to have a fresh feeling at home?
All you will need is:

– Sliced Citrus Fruits like lemons, oranges, limes (may use peel only, if preferred)
– Herbs like rosemary, thyme & bay leaves
– Spices like whole cinnamon, cloves, nutmeg, allspice (optional), anise (optional); may substitute it for ground/powdered spices – Ginger (fresh or powered)
– Extracts  vanilla, almond, mint
– Pine twigs (or other fragrant twigs)

with candle

Are you ready? Let’s go on with the directions & the fragrant combinations.
Let it become a routine for your home!
Happy Crafting!