Here’s a rundown of our fave new perfumes for Winter 2015…
What better way to warm your senses than a heavenly new perfume? Block out the cold and the rain with a new scent that evokes the memory of a fresh spring day. Luckily we’ve narrowed down this seasons newest fruity and floral flavours to lift you out of this winter slump.
CLOCKWISE FROM THE TOP:
SWEET TOOTH – DKNY Delicious Delights Dreamsicle EDT 50ml, $69
This one will please all the ice-cream lovers out there. Inspired by whipped frozen treats, it’s a juicy mix of tart blackcurrents, creamy vanilla and apricot sorbet. Yum!
FUN AND FRUITY – Jean Paul Gaultier Classique EDT 100ml, $94
A new take on an old classic, Gaultier has produced another winner. If zesty notes of orange blossom and clementine take your fancy, this one’s for you!
MYSTERIOUS GIRL – 007 For Women EDP 50ml, $59
For those that live life on the edge, this seductive perfume is for you. With bursts of spicy black pepper, blackberries and cedarwood, it’s perfect for evening.
SUGAR AND SPICE – Issey Miyake – L’Eau d’ Issey Ltd Edition EDT 100ml, $94
With artwork on this limitied edition bottle by famed illustrator Yulia Brodskaya, it would look great on any dresser. A spicy and fruity concoction of coriander, grapefruit and pineapple, it’s a stand-out.
THREE’S A CHARM – Karen Walker B EDP 50ml, $130
With a trio of new scents (A, B and C) designed to suit different moods, you can switch up each day. ‘B’ is our winner with top notes of bergamont, fresh grapefruit and underlying sambac jasmine.
FLOWER POWER – Narciso eau de toilette by Narciso Rodriguez 50ml, $156
Although a more masculine bottle, this scent is anything but. White peony meld with Bulgarian rose for a floral bouquet of aromas.
BUYING FOR SOMEONE ELSE?
1. Try picking a fragrance that smells like their favourite flower – you can’t go wrong!
2. Choose one that suits their style. If they’re casual, opt with a clean fresh scent. For dressier friends try something richer with woody, musk or spicy notes.