TOWN & COUNTRY
26 IRRESISTIBLE PERFUMES FOR WOMEN
“Flower Porn: The ultimate escape scent—if your dream destination is a lush botanical garden just after the rain.” -Town & Country
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Scent is form of self-expression and a form of comfort. It awakens memories and desires, it takes us on mental voyages, it makes us feel at home with ourselves. These fabulous feminine scents run the gamut from bold and intense to soft and sweet, taking to imaginary green gardens, wrapping us in cocooning blankets of musk and amber, and dressing us up for the celebrations and adventures that await. Whether you—or the woman you are buying for—are drawn to the type of perennial classics that Audrey Hepburn or Jackie Kennedy might have worn or to avant-garde niche perfumes that play into the pleasure of smelling completely individual, there's guaranteed to be one—or several—on this list to love.
Natural perfumer Douglas Little has grouped an herbaceous geranium note with a veritable florist's shop of crushed stems, powdery pollen, wet dirt, orange blossoms, violet leaves, and grassy green vetiver. It's the ultimate escape scent—if your dream destination is a lush botanical garden just after the rain.