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Maybe it's a vacation in the Italian countryside, or maybe it's our top selling summer scent. There's only one way to find out...

You're Going to Love This So Matcha

Our new scent smells like a matcha latte made with cereal milk and is bursting with nostalgia.

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A person who is original, curious and independent. Believes in their own unique self and celebrates the individuality of the people around them. They challenge the expectation of who they are told to be, and instead seek to find themselves and choose who to become. They take their own life paths. 

WE ARE queer women-owned | self-funded | slow-made in Brooklyn, NY *

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Are you ready for the gayest summer of your life?

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Best Sellers

Top picks to tickle your fancy and delight your senses.

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"Nilsen and Anderson are invested in nurturing and educating their growing community by decoding the olfactory experience in equal parts innovative and personal ways." read more

‚ÄúAfter retiring from YouTube, Ingrid Nilsen got to work creating her new candle line The New Savant‚Ķ‚ÄĚ read more

‚ÄúThe first collection went up for sale on December 3, 2020. It sold out in seven minutes!‚ÄĚ read more

"...the candle’s inspirations, including femme identity, lesbian pulp fiction and Ms. Nilsen’s favorite cocktail, the rosy-hued Clover Club." read more

‚ÄúThese sales are happening without any sales or marketing on Nilsen's YouTube channel and minimal mentions on Instagram.‚ÄĚ read more

"They talk about capturing uncommon notes like desert air and pignoli cookies, and tell the story of the high school fantasy that inspired one of their most popular candles." read more

‚ÄúThe New Savant is a candle company worthy of stock-piling. Considering how involved the founders are with the brand, each The New Savant purchase evokes a sense of community.‚ÄĚ read more

"...try lighting up a scent like The Usual and not being instantly transported to a delightful cafe filled with the aroma of fresh-brewed coffee and just-out-of-the-oven chocolate cake" read more

"The queer, women-owned brand brings imaginative scents (specially co-created with master perfumers from a storied Swiss fragrance house) into homes, inspired by personal experiences past and present." read more

"Nilsen and Anderson are invested in nurturing and educating their growing community by decoding the olfactory experience in equal parts innovative and personal ways." read more

‚ÄúAfter retiring from YouTube, Ingrid Nilsen got to work creating her new candle line The New Savant‚Ķ‚ÄĚ read more

‚ÄúThe first collection went up for sale on December 3, 2020. It sold out in seven minutes!‚ÄĚ read more

"...the candle’s inspirations, including femme identity, lesbian pulp fiction and Ms. Nilsen’s favorite cocktail, the rosy-hued Clover Club." read more

‚ÄúThese sales are happening without any sales or marketing on Nilsen's YouTube channel and minimal mentions on Instagram.‚ÄĚ read more

"They talk about capturing uncommon notes like desert air and pignoli cookies, and tell the story of the high school fantasy that inspired one of their most popular candles." read more

‚ÄúThe New Savant is a candle company worthy of stock-piling. Considering how involved the founders are with the brand, each The New Savant purchase evokes a sense of community.‚ÄĚ read more

"...try lighting up a scent like The Usual and not being instantly transported to a delightful cafe filled with the aroma of fresh-brewed coffee and just-out-of-the-oven chocolate cake" read more

"The queer, women-owned brand brings imaginative scents (specially co-created with master perfumers from a storied Swiss fragrance house) into homes, inspired by personal experiences past and present." read more

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Meet the Founders

Ingrid and Erica founded THE NEW SAVANT in December 2020. After spending the better part of their careers making things for the Internet, they set new sights on creating analog joy through the powerful sense of smell.

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Ingrid Picks Your Scent

Answer a few questions and see which scent our co-founder, Ingrid, thinks is right for you.

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