Words: Lauren Carbran
If you’ve got a bout of the winter blues right now, you’re not alone. Help banish them with a fragrance that will transport you around the world…
DOLCE & GABBANA THE ONLY ONE FOR HER = MILAN, ITALY
If you love Italy, you’ve totally met your match with The Only One. One spritz and you’ll be in Milan, thanks to the notes of coffee, vanilla and bergamot. The fragrance is fresh and sensual, just the thing to take you from modern shopping malls to historic towers and ornate buildings. What better way to help cure those winter blues?
DKNY STORIES FOR HER = NEW YORK, USA
DKNY Stories has all the Sex And The City vibes. Channel your inner Carrie Bradshaw with this NYC-inspired scent, which smells of pink guava mousse, white tea and vanilla. Delicious! Now, who’s going to Fifth Avenue?
CACHAREL YES I AM FOR HER = MARRAKECH, MOROCCO
Forget about the weather because Cacharel Yes I Am has arrived – the latest perfume essential in a divine bottle shaped like a lipstick. The scent is oriental, a spicy, sweet blend of jasmine, cardamom, ginger flower and sandalwood, which will take you to the vibrant spice markets, palaces and exotic gardens of Marrakech.
HUGO BOSS BOSS BOTTLED UNITED FOR HIM = CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA
Warm and energising, Hugo Boss Boss Bottled United is a bold blend of wild buchu plant (a small shrub found in the South Western Cape, which smells similar to blackcurrant), spearmint and wood. Signature scent-worthy, it’s made to be worn 24/7. Just close your eyes and you’ll immediately see the city and Table Mountain…
PACO RABANNE INVICTUS AQUA FOR HIM = EXUMA, THE BAHAMAS
Surfing the waves your thing? Well, Paco Rabanne Invictus Aqua is the scent for you. With marine accord that mimics the smell of the ocean and tangy grapefruit zest, you’ll be transported to the idyllic shores and turquoise waters of The Bahamas.