An edit of the best perfumes for women

An edit of the best perfumes for women

From warm, musky fragrances to uplifting floral scents, we all have a perfume we have fallen in love with and now consider our signature scent.

Although we all have our personal favourites, there are some scents which are widely considered to be some of the most loved fragrances in the world.

To help you find your signature scent or simply add another iconic women’s fragrance to your collection, we have curated an edit of what we and many others consider to be the best perfumes for women.

Which are the best perfumes for women?

  1. Marc Jacobs Daisy Love Daze Eau de Toilette
  2. Dolce & Gabbana The Only One Eau de Parfum
  3. Calvin Klein Women Eau de Parfum
  4. Yves Saint Laurent Libre Eau de Parfum
  5. Paco Rabanne Olympea Legend Eau de Parfum
  6. Tiffany & Co. Intense Eau de Parfum for Her
  7. Hugo Boss The Scent For Her Eau de Parfum
  8. Carolina Herrera Good Girl Eau de Parfum
  9. Giorgio Armani SI Le Parfum
  10. Le Couvent des Minimes Remarkable Perfumes – Valparaiso
  11. Marc Jacobs Daisy Dream Eau de Toilette
  12. Le Couvent des Minimes Remarkable Perfumes – Valparaiso
  13. Jean Paul Gaultier Scandal by Night Eau de Parfum
  14. Chloé Fleur de Parfum EDP
  15. Jo Malone London English Pear and Freesia Cologne
  16. Lacoste Pour Femme Eau de Parfum
  17. Lancôme La Nuit Trésor Eau de Toilette
  18. philosophy Pure Grace Fragrance
  19. Eight & Bob Annicke 3 Eau de Parfum
  20. Miu Miu Eau de Parfum

An alluring marriage of Rose and Amber, Stella McCartney Eau de Parfum is both seductive and beautifully feminine. Centred around Rose Absolute, the warm, floral fragrance lasts beautifully on the skin.

Encapsulating an essence of sophistication and femininity, Dolce & Gabbana The Only One is both enticing and uplifting. With soft notes of Violet and Bergamot, the scent truly captures the senses.

Celebrating the multi-faceted nature of femininity, Calvin Klein Wome fuses delicate Orange Flower Petals with Eucalyptus to create a sparkling fragrance perfect for both day and night. Timeless, confident and luminous, Calvin Klein Women is perfect for the modern woman.

Unapologetically distinctive, Yves Saint Laurent Libre is the fragrance of freedom. With Mandarin Oil and Vanilla Extract mixed with Cedar Wood, the scent breaks free from the norms.

Exhilirating and alluring, Paco Rabanne Olympea Legend For Her blends powerful and provocative accords to truly mesmerise. With sweet hints of Apricot and Plum, the complete scent is irresistable.

Striking and captivating, Amouage Imitation Woman is a tribute to the iconic 70s era. Opening with delicate notes of Rose, Orange Blossom and Jasmine, the floral scent has a deep base of Blackcurrant Bud which makes it so memorable.

Entice the senses with Hugo Boss The Scent For Her, a seductive fragrance that exudes feminine elegance, warmth and mystique. With soft notes of Honeyed Peach and Freesia, the sensual scent lingers beautifully on the skin.

Housed in a luxurious stiletto shaped bottle, Carolina Herrera Good Girl captures the sensuality and complexity of the modern woman. Blending dark and light elements with Bergamot, Lemon and Tuberose accords, the scent is mysterious yet sophisticated.

Soft and sultry, Giorgio Armani Si opens with top notes of Sicilian Begamot and Mandarin Oil and develops into a tomanic heart of Rose May and Neroli to add layers of complexity. With a deeper base of Amber and Vanille Absolute, Si is perfect for both day and night.

Clean, floral and perfect for every day wear, philosophy Amazing Grace Fragrance combines Bergamot with Muguet Blossoms and Musk to create a feminine fragrance which leaves the skin smelling sweet.

Combining a beautiful blend of fresh and floral accords, Marc Jacobs Daisy Love is both radiant and addictive. Created by a master perfumer, the scent opens with sweet Cloudberries and delicate Daisy Petals before settling on a warm base of Cashmere Musks.

Rich and intense, Le Couvent des Minimes Remarkable Perfumes - Valparaiso is an intoxicating fragrance based on spicy, woody notes. The alluring scent is made using natural botanical essences steeped in the tradition of French Haute Parfumerie and is marriage of fresh Vetiver and majestic Cedar.

Sweet, alluring and addictive, Jean Paul Gaultier Scandal By Night is the perfect seductive night time scent. Opening with seductive Tuberose accords then settling on sweet Honey and warm Sandalwood, the fragrance is sure to excite the senses.

Playful, seductive and classic, Chloé Fleur de Parfum blooms with confidence and sophistication. With a luxurious scent blend of Verbena and Cherry Blossom, the refreshing scent is perfect for every day wear and is housed in the most elegant bottle.

The perfect seasonal scent capturing a mix of fresh Pear and cool white Freesias, this fragrance by Jo Malone is the perfect refreshing addition to your beauty routine.

With the same feminine spirit as the original Eau de Pardum, Stella McCartney Eau de Toilette is a lighter and fresher and made even more playful with a touch of Rose. The sparkling fragrance captures the senses and is perfect for every day wear.

Juicy and fresh, Lancôme La Nuit Trésor Eau de Toilette enchants and captures the senses. Notes of Damask Rose and Peony are topped with Raspberry and Wild Blackberry to give a fruity edge to this divine scent.

Simple yet beautiful, philosophy Pure Grace Fragrance leaves the skin smelling shower fresh. The clean and ultra-light perfume blends a refreshing soap and water scent with Leafy Greens and Water Lily to leave a barely-there scent on the skin.

Elegant and irresistible, Annicke 3 was inspired by and created for a beautiful European aristocrat in 1936. Evoking glamour and desire, the sumptuous scent blends fruity and floral notes on top of a base of rich, warm Sandalwood to create a truly alluring scent.

Vibrant, fun and youthful, the sparkling Miu Miu Eau de Parfum makes the perfect day time scent. With ultra-feminine floral notes of Lily of the Valley, Jasmine and Rose Absolute, the fresh scent exudes femininity and the woody, peppery base adds depth and intrigue.



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