Spring is a season that awakens the senses.
As the chill of winter retreats, it leaves behind a world filled with blossoms, fresh greenery, and the scent of renewal. This season, let's embark on a sensory journey through the world of floral fragrances that capture the very essence of spring.
Following are our top five faves from floral land.
Who Is Elijah - Her
Floral & Delicate + Citrus
Imagine yourself bathed in golden sunlight, sipping crisp Rosé at an Italian Vineyard, wearing your favourite linen ensemble. The fragrance 'Her' by Who Is Elijah captures this exact moment. Delicate yet bold, this perfume is a blend of citrus, bergamot, and grapefruit, seamlessly transitioning from a sun-soaked afternoon to an evening at a beachside bar. The heart of floral orange blossom, pettigrain, and rosemary, settling into the sillage of dry amber, cedarwood, and musk, creates a symphony of scents that resonates with the elegance of spring.
Bon Parfumeur - 101
Rose, Sweet Pea, and White Cedar
Spring is synonymous with the freshness of roses, and Bon Parfumeur's 'Eau de Parfum 101' is a contemporary take on this classic floral. Crafted with the precious and costly Damask rose essence and absolute, this perfume is royalty in a bottle. The spicy cardamom, sweet pea accord, lily of the valley, musk, and white cedar adds complexity and depth, culminating in a fragrance that personifies the blooming freshness of spring.
19-69 - Miami Blue
Cassis, White Rose, Bergamot
Revisiting the glamour of 1980s Miami, 19-69's 'Miami Blue Eau De Parfum' is fresh and aquatic. Evoking champagne baths and the iconic TV show Miami Vice, this fragrance is an audacious blend of lemon, ginger, and even a cocaine accord. The mix of cassis and white rose adds a floral touch, creating a unisex perfume that’s perfect for those looking to capture a lost paradise with an unconventional flair.
19-69 - Villa Nellcôte
Grapefruit, Magnolia Flower, and Patchouli
The iconic Villa Nellcôte in France has been forever immortalised by rock legends. 19-69's perfume inspired by this estate is aromatic, refreshing, and floral, embodying the magnificent garden and beautiful surroundings. With notes of grapefruit, magnolia flower, and patchouli, this unisex fragrance is a rock 'n' roll tribute to spring itself.
Maison Louis Marie - Antidris Cassis
Cassis, White Rose, Bergamot
Spring’s playfulness finds expression in Maison Louis Marie's 'Antidris Cassis Eau De Parfum'. This fruity fragrance begins with a tantalising black pepper note, enhanced by bergamot and cassis, then mellows into a gentle white rose base. The dry down to warm oakmoss, tonka, and clean musk creates a well-rounded fragrance that’s reminiscent of spring's promise of rejuvenation.
These floral fragrances are more than mere scents; they're snapshots of emotions, memories, and the very essence of spring. From Italian vineyards to Miami's lost paradise, from the elegance of the Damask rose to the rock 'n' roll glamour of Villa Nellcôte, each of these perfumes offers a unique and luxurious connection to the vibrant season.
Whether you're looking to indulge in a moment of elegance or to capture the refreshing spirit of spring, these fragrances provide the perfect opportunity to do so, even in a challenging economic climate.