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What Is Your Favorite Fall Fragrance?

What Is Your Favorite Fall Fragrance?

Fall is just around the corner!  When the temperature starts dropping into the mid-60's, you can almost sense the change of seasons in the air! Shop windows are transitioning to Fall fashions, and it’s a great time to start exploring your autumn fragrance wardrobe too.

It may seem overwhelming to think about what fragrance to buy, since there are so many different opinions of what to use as a signature scent - from traditional perfumeries, fashion house brands and celebrity-licensee scents, the choices are endless!

"Two things make the women unforgettable, their tears and their perfume - Sacha Guitry"
Here are a few  fragrances that SheSpeaks members are recommending - next time you're passing the perfume counter, you may want to give some of these a try!  

And if you have a favorite fragrance to share, please comment below and tell us why you love it - because by the time the leaves start to turn, you might be the lucky winner of our Fall Fragrance Giveaway.* 


Coco Mademoiselle by Chanel 

The House of Chanel started the fragrance fashion trend in the 1920’s, when the release of Chanel No. 5 rose in popularity among all women across the globe! Throughout the years, it is no surprise that the House of Chanel continues to turn out hit fragrances that become iconic classics.

Coco Mademoiselle is an elegant, luxurious scent said to capture the “irrepressible spirit” of the young Coco Chanel. This scent is a sexy, fresh oriental, with notes of bergamot, orange, jasmine, rose, patchouli, white musk and vanilla. This fragrance is a classic and favorite among celebrities like Ashley Benson and Coco Mademoiselle spokes person Keira Knightley!
 

Miss Dior by Christian Dior 

Around the corner from the House of Chanel in Paris, another iconic fashion house, Christian Dior, has been creating classic fragrances for women.

In 1947, Christian Dior was challenged to create a scent that smells like love. He formulated Miss Dior, a fragrance that is exhilarating and sensual, and exalts extreme femininity. Nothing smells more like love than flowers, and this fragrance has a blend of damask roses and Egyptian jasmine, balanced with fruity Italian mandarins, swirled with amber, enhanced with Indonesian Patchouli, and vanilla. This is a precious and elegant signature scent worn by iconic women like Marlena Dietrich, Grace Kelly and Natalie Portman.



L’Occitane en Provence: La Collection de Grasse

If you’re into natural ingredients, you should peruse the selection from L’Occitane. Their fine fragrances include something adapted for every taste, and come in convenient travel sizes, spray and roll-on formats and solid perfumes. It’s easy to make sure you get a touch of Provence every day.

La Collection de Grasse is named after the world perfume capital in the South of France, and combines natural extracts that gives the purest and clearest notes. Combinations include: Jasmine & Bergamot, Magnolia & Mure, Vanille & Narcisse, and The’ Vert & Bigarade. This is a collection worth exploring – the trouble is deciding which one to commit too, because you’ll want all four!

 

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Beyoncé Heat The Mrs. Carter World Tour Limited Edition

If you’re wondering which celebrity scent to try – then look no further than Beyoncé Heat The Mrs. Carter World Tour Limited Edition, which recently claimed the best-selling celebrity fragrance of all time, as reported by E! This limited edition fragrance is a fruity floral fragrance that has notes of mangosteen, jasmine, Brassia Edua Loo Orchid and vanilla.

 If you can’t get the Limited Edition, try the original Beyoncé Heat, which is a blend of rare, sensual flowers like the Red Vanilla Orchid, Magnolia and Neroli mixed with peach, Almond Macaroon, Honeysuckle Nectar, crème de Musk, Sequoia Milkwood, Tonka Bean and Amber. This is definitely a sexy scent.
 

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Jo Malone Peony & Blush Suede Cologne 

If you like variety, the ability to come up with your own signature scent, the flexibility to change out your scent everyday or even layer scents, then Jo Malone London is a wonderful brand for you to discover. Delectable ingredients that can be worn alone or layered together inspire the collection of fragrances, toiletries and scented candles. Fans of this brand include the Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton! She ordered her favorite scented candles and toiletries to be used at the Abbey for her special wedding day, layering Orange Blossom, Grapefruit and Lime, Basil & Mandarin.

 

 

 

 

Have you tried any of these fragrances? 

Tell us what scent you are wearing this fall season!

Share your fragrance comments with us by August 30th to be eligible.

 

*Open to United States residents only. No purchase necessary. Winner must complete a form with mailing details within 48 hours of notification.

 

 

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  • 216amyc By 216amyc
    08.21.13  

    My favorite fall fragrance is Armani Code. Its a nice woodsy floral. I tend to like the woodsy fragrances more in the fall.

  • tja1967 By tja1967
    08.21.13  

    I would try any one of those fragrances. I prefer tones of fruit but I'm up for something new.

  • nicolebwl By nicolebwl
    08.21.13  

    I love Chanel No. 5.

  • tmaadman By tmaadman
    08.21.13  

    My Favorite is Clinique Happy, makes me and my husband both smile :)

  • orly88 By orly88
    08.21.13  

    I've used Occitane Vetiver but not the grass collections. I am an Annick Goutale "Eau de Hadrian" user. Very citrusy and simple. I also love the hard to fnd "Le Jardin Retrouve" in Vetiver. I can't use multiflorals or anything with musk - too allergic. I've tried a few Jo Malone fragrances - expensive but interesting. Generally citurs, verveine, vetiver or cedar are all scents that refresh me.

  • rge-rge By rge-rge
    08.21.13  

    Guilty rocks!!

  • red_ali By red_ali
    08.21.13  

    I am a huge fan of Gucci Guilty and Thierry Muglar's Angel... the scents are lasting and my husband absolutely loves them!!

  • cubsgirl21 By cubsgirl21
    08.21.13  

    I love love love Coco Mademoiselle, it's the only Chanel perfume I will wear since all the other Chanel perfumes make me smell like a grandmother. Euphoria by Calvin Klein and J'Adore are my other fall perfume staples. To say I have a perfume addiction is a gross understatement!

  • mbb216 By mbb216
    08.21.13  

    I love Miss Dior and the commercials with Natalie Portman only make me love it more!

  • smeltzeramy By smeltzeramy
    08.21.13  

    My all time favorite is Obsession (which I'm out of and can't afford) and Guilty (men's or women's)...I love anything that has sandalwood and/or vetiver.

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