The best fragrance buys for Christmas
From sumptuous festive aromas to classic fragrances, we’ve put together an edit of the latest and best-loved perfumes in the shops, for the perfect Christmas gift or new a scent to go with your Christmas party outfit, our guide will make sure you hit the right notes…
Rosie for Autograph – Nuit Perfum
Marks & Spencer
Celebrity fragrances do not get more stylish than this. Rosie for Autograph Nuit Parfum, is the new exclusive fragrance from British model and actress Rosie Huntington-Whiteley. It combines precious oils from the French centifolia rose with the feminine, evocative essence of jasmine flowers. Background notes of warming musk create a unique fragrance that’s sensual, timeless and bohemian in spirit.
Dolce & Gabbana 100ml Gift Set £59.99 / Ghost 30ml Gift Set £25.00
Both exclusive to The Perfume Shop
Gifts sets are brilliant for Christmas; packaged up beautifully and present-friendly, they provide exciting extras for your loved-one while being excellent value for money.
We love these two sparkly boxes from The Perfume Shop. For him, Dolce & Gabanna, a fragrance that is both classic and modern – a spicy, oriental perfume, developed on the harmony of tobacco with refined boisé notes. The exclusive 100ml gift set contains 100ml Eau de Toilette and a 30ml Eau de Toilette.
For her, GHOST’s new scent WHITELIGHT, is a clean and fresh contemporary fragrance, with a mix of fresh juicy pear and mandarin combined with jasmine, violet, patchouli and vanilla. The gift set includes 30ml Eau de Toilette plus 2 nail polishes.
Pure from New Look
£7.99 50ml / £12.99 100ml
Designer bottles without the designer price-tag! This beautiful collection of fragrances from New Look smells and looks expensive but at these prices you can spritz to your heart’s content. There are four exciting scents in the range; Pure Blush, Pure Touch, Pure Devotion and Pure Dusk – they share fruity base notes with subtle differences, so there’s a perfume to suit all tastes and occasions.
Givenchy Dahlia Divin Le Nectar £48.00 30ml Spray / Givenchy – Gentleman EDT £29.00 50ml.
The Fragrance Shop
If you’re looking for classic fragrances that exude old school glamour, then these are the ones to go for. Specialising in Haute Couture, Givenchy perfumes are the perfect choice for fashionistas who love their designer labels. Givenchy Dahlia Divin Le Nectar is an empowering perfume that celebrates modern femininity with a strong, long-lasting woody scent.
Givenchy – Gentleman EDT was created in 1974. It opens with a top note of tarragon, cinnamon, and bergamot. The mid notes are patchouli, vetiver, sandalwood, rose, and carnation. Both are available at The Fragrance Shop.
I love Juicy Couture
£50 Eau du Parfum Spray 50ml
Last, but by no means least, I love Juicy Couture is a new designer fragrance that has a real festive kick to it. The fragrance, which opens with an irresistible combination of toffee apple, lively redcurrant and sparkling mandarin is guaranteed to get seasonal parties off with a swing and we absolutely love the super-bling bottle!