A GREAT FRAGRANCE can complete an outfit in the same way as a handbag or daring shade of lipstick, and applying a favourite perfume is a mood-booster as well as an evocation of past romantic interludes with your beau.
Inspired by the gardens of Asia and featuring bright notes of tangerine, pink pepper and raspberry, Armani’s new fragrance, Privé Pivoine Suzhou, pays tribute to the peony, a bloom that is prevalent in Suzhou’s legendary gardens.
Chanel Chance is offered in a 35ml bottle in three distinct limited-edition fragrances: the original Chance (jasmine), Chance Eau Tendre (white musk, grapefruit, quince) and Chance Eau Fraîche (citron, teak wood).
A modern and sophisticated fragrance, Coach Poppy Wildflower is defined by top notes of bergamot, pink pepper, freesia and leafy greens. Sensual and daring, it’s the perfect perfume for the wild at heart.
A subtle floral composition with the delicate aroma of peony at its core alongside notes of Sicilian mandarin essence, rose essence and white musk, Miss Dior Blooming Bouquet is the smell of springtime, as romantic as the Miss Dior dress that was inspired by the original Miss Dior fragrance.
Valentino Valentina blends aromas from Italy, including Calabrian bergamot, white Alba truffles and Amalfi orange blossom, for a fragrance that’s irresistibly fruity and fresh.
An eau de toilette that’s heady with orange, cinnamon, amber and vanilla, E.Coudray’s Ambre et Vanille will appeal to those looking for an orientally inspired fragrance.
Inspired by the Alexander Dumas novel, La Dame Aux Camélias Cologne de Nuit from Jardins D’Écrivains features top notes of verbena, cardamom and orange blossom for a woody, musky fragrance.
Fresh Life eau de parfum, meanwhile, captures the ultimate fresh moment by combining naturalistic aromas, including cypress, lilac leaves and tonka flowers.