- More than half of those surveyed (54%) said they like smells that remind them of the holidays, even if they are deemed “unpleasant.”
- Not surprisingly, 65% of respondents said that the scent of freshly baked goodies took them down memory lane, but interestingly 1 in 10 said that the smell of an attic or storage room also conjured up the sentimental holiday memories.
- Another unique scent that helped jog nostalgic memories included the smell of wrapping paper and tape, which 43% of Americans said reminds them of the holidays.
- Nearly 60% of women agreed that freshly fallen snow reminded them of the holiday season, but their least favorite scent? Wet wool.
Febreze Reveals Best And Worst Holiday Smells With Scentimental Survey
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