From feminine and sophisticated, fragrances that transition easily from day to night. Here are the 7 best new launches to introduce to your olfactory wardrobe now.
Joy came out at the end of August 2018. It’s conceived as a real crowd-pleaser, a scent of softness, happiness, liveliness and good mood. It combines mandarin, bergamot, jasmine, rose and caress sandalwood with a warm and powdery whisper of musks. It creates a skin-on-skin effect as it’s feminine and sophisticated. It’s the sort of scent that could easily become your intimate signature.
Dolce & Gabbana’s seductive and addictively sweet new scent is a variation of the theme of “The One”. The fragrance came out at the end of August 2018 as a caption that is sophisticated and feminine.
Top notes of violet and bergamot, a heart of iris and coffee and base notes of patchouli and gourmand vanilla make up Dolce & Gabbana’s addictively sweet new scent.
“Eleventh Hour is an exploration around the smell of things ending, a journey to the end of time, the last perfume on earth.” That’s how the captivating new Byredo fragrance becomes a bond between cosmos and man. It utilizes a plant, called Ban Timmur from Nepal (the birthplace of Buddha), along with bergamot. Wild fig, the first forbidden fruit, is the heart note of Eleventh Hour combined with seeds and rum. Its base is composed of cashmere woods and tonka bean.
A reimagining of Givenchy’s legendary L’Interdit fragrance first launched in 1957, the new L’Interdit Givenchy was developed by perfumers Dominique Ropion, Anne Flipo and Fanny Ball. It’s a floral-woody composition, contrasts white notes – jasmine, orange blossom and tuberose – with a darker and more intense vetiver and patchouli for a surprising and multi-faceted scent.
Honeysuckle and Davana Cologne is a sunny fragrance that was launched in 2018. It feels right all year round, as the top note is davana, and notes are honeysuckle and rose. This warm and uplifting fragrance blends the two eponymous notes with moss for a nuanced take on a classic floral.
Beautiful Belle was presented by Estee Lauder in late July 2018. It belongs to the Beautiful Collection and it’s a new addition in the famous Beautiful edition from 1985. It’s an irrelevant blend of top notes mimosa, lychee, rose petals with middle notes of gardenia, orange flower and tuberose. Its bottom notes consist of blush suede accord, orris root, marzipan musk and ambrox.
Three words can describe this fragrance: romantic, feminine and carefree.
Fougère Platine by Tom Ford is a new, bold, unisex aromatic fragrance launched in 2018. Its top notes are clary sage and bergamot, middle notes are olibanum and artemisia. The base notes are tobacco, cedar and wood making it effortlessly sexy.