From Diptyque's Holiday 2009 collection, the (gorgeous) Benjoin candle: "Its smokey note of benzoin gives off a mysterious yet warm and cozy aroma." The design is inspired by wycinanki, the Polish folk art paper cutouts. $65 for 190g at Aedes.
Two limited edition collector bottles that might make nice gifts: at left, Hugo Man by Hugo Boss in a limited edition bottle designed by Karim Rashid. 150 ml, price unknown, due to launch November 4th. (via hugo) At right, Diesel's Only The Brave in the Special Artoyz Edition by French illustrator Bunka. 50 ml Eau de Toilette, $80. (via cosmeticsmag,sfilate.it)
From Benefit, a coffret in the new Laugh With Me LeeLee fragrance, from the Crescent Row collection. With Eau de Toilette and Silky Body Lotion, $46 at Macys.
From Tokyo Milk, Petite Parfum Solide. In a variety of scents, $18 each at home101 Apothecary.
From Acca Kappa, gift sets with bar soap and hand cream. $22 each, in Calycanthus (left) and Wisteria (right) at Activa Boutique.