The best fragrances for fall
From rich florals to fresh scents, fall’s newest fragrances evoke crisp autumnal days in a single spritz.
With temperatures dropping, there’s no better time to switch up your go-to fragrance, and there’s no shortage of feminine scents to collect and covet this season.
If you’re a floral fragrance fan, Prada La Femme Eau de Parfum is the latest in the Italian fashion house’s perfume line. With top notes of frangipani, ylang ylang, beeswax, vanilla and tuberose, this warm scent is perfect for cool nights. The gold square-shaped glass flacon is also deserved of pride of place in any bathroom cabinet! Inspired by "adventure, romance and discovery", Michael Kors' Wonderlust opens with notes of bergamot, mandarin, almond milk and pink pepper, has a heart blending jasmine and a woody drydown with sandalwood. And perfect for the fashionista in your life, Charlotte Tilbury’s Scent of a Dream has hints of lemon, peach and bergamot, as well as heart notes of tuberose, jasmine, violet and patchouli. The best way to be give flowers!
Fresh and flirty
If crisp scents are more your thing, skip the pure florals and opt for Chanel N°5 L’Eau. The scent was developed by Olivier Polge as a light interpretation of the classic original, and has top notes of lemon, mandarin, orange, neroli and aldehydes. Similarly, Jo Malone Basil & Neroli is a cool cologne, which is being snapped up by fragrance fans. This refreshing scent with its spicy basil and exotic neroli undertones uplifts in a single mist.
Enthusiasts of genderless fragrances will no doubt be eager to get their hands on Sarah Jessica Parker’s Stash. With notes of grapefruit zest, patchouli, ginger lily, pistachio and musk the new fragrance by the actress and style icon instils confidence and inspires sophistication. Inspired by the Meditterean Reseda Flower, Dolce & Gabbana’s Velvet Pure is a unisex perfume which transports to lush scenery in just one sniff. Galbanum, jasmine and cistus labdanhum are mixed to create a fresh elixir which is crisp and earthy.