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40 Best “I Smell Snow” Gifts for Lorelai Gilmore Fans

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Every first snowfall at Christmas and Winter in Stars Hollow, Lorelai Gilmore utters, “I smell snow,” and Gilmore Girls fans can celebrate her special talent with these 40 gifts and merchandise for you and your home.

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Below are answers to “I smell snow” frequently asked questions, eleven of my most favorite themed gifts, and then twenty-nine more options for you to browse and shop. All merchandise recommended here comes from Amazon (for quick and easy shopping) and Etsy (for support of small businesses).

“I smell snow” FAQs

What episode does Lorelai say, “I smell snow?”

Lorelai Gilmore first says, “I smell snow” in the Gilmore Girls, Season 1, Episode 8: Love and War and Snow.

What does Lorelai say about snow?

In Gilmore Girls, Lorelai repeatedly talks about her love of snow. Her most infamous line is, “I smell snow.” She is also known for saying, “Everything’s magical when it snows.”

Best “I Smell Snow” Gifts

Shirt / T Shirt

I love how this long sleeve t-shirt bears the classic Gilmore Girls font.


This mug is so simple, yet so chic, and it’s both dishwasher and microwave safe, and has the image printed on both sides.


This cozy sweatshirt comes in four colors and seven sizes and is made of cotton and polyester.


Could any “I smell snow” gifts BE any better than this Winter hat to keep you warm in the cold. It’s perfect for wearing in, well, the snow! It’s “Amazon’s Choice” and has a lot of great reviews as well.


This handmade natural soy candle hails from the popular Salty & Lit shop, comes in three sizes, and smells like peppermint and creamy vanilla. Mmmm.


I’ve got my own eye on this handmade 2.76 inch ceramic ornament featuring a snowy Stars Hollow scene with Lorelai and Rory and the infamous gazebo. It’s a vibe!


This top takes the concept of “ugly Christmas sweater” to a new level… a very Gilmore level. Tis the season!


This 5 x 7 inch snowflake sign is so subtle that only the truest of Gilmore Girls fans will be able to place it.


I love to add just one seasonal pillow to my couch each season and this snowy Stars Hollow motif sets the mood just right for holiday and Winter. It’s 14 x 14 inches with a 100% Polyester cover, 100% Polyester pillow included, double-sided print, and concealed zipper.


This sticker screams “I smell snow” in the purest of forms. It’s quintessential Lorelai.

Cell Phone Case

This cell phone case is a subtle nod to the classic phrase and comes in TONS of different models to fit your unique cell phone.

Shop More “I Smell Snow” Gifts & Merchandise

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