Nine New Fragrances That Are Perfect For Summer

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Any fragrance fanatic knows switching-up your perfumes goes hand-in-hand with transitioning into a summer wardrobe. Leather notes and layers make way for citrus and co-ords, florals and flowing fabrics. MOJEH rounds up the latest fresh, floral and fruity fragrances to add to your rotation.

Gucci Bloom Intense, Gucci

Considering the tremendous success of the Gucci Bloom fragrance, it is no surprise the Maison continues to produce variations of the best-selling scent. The latest addition is Gucci Bloom Eau de Parfum Intense, a commanding cocktail of orange blossom absolute, jasmine sambac, patchouli essence and crystal moss accord. Shop now

On A Date, Maison Margiela

Maison Margiela’s Replica fragrances are centred around scents that reignite our fondest memories. On A Date, conceptualised by the House’s Carlos Benaim and master sommelier Manuel Peyrondet, utilises ripe grapes and fresh roses to remind the wearer of a bright summer evening and the carefree flirtation of a first date. Shop now

Santal Dān Shā, Armani/Privé

Giorgio Armani continues to marry haute couture with divine fragrances in the Maison’s latest creation, Santal Dān Shā. Part of the Les Eaux collection, it evokes the serenity and grandeur of palatial grounds through sandalwood, bergamot, cardamom and musk. Shop now

Elixir, Elie Saab

Elixir is an olfactory ode to femininity. Light, sensuality and elegance are at the heart of the fragrance ignited by Cedretti iris, Lebanese Neroli, mandarin and myrrh. The most intriguing ingredient of all is a ‘love accord’ made exclusively for Elie Saab to summon feelings of attachment and seduction. Shop now

Eau Nabati, Diptyque

Diptyque honours its nature-loving founders, Desmond Knox-Leet, Christiane Montadre-Gautrot, and Yves Coueslant through a region-inspired spritz. Zesty petitgrain and sparkling bergamot are nestled within warming notes of amber, representing a hopeful oasis under the scorching desert sun. This wondrous land is etched onto the bottle by French artist Koralie, ensuring the fragrance stands out on collectors’ countertop. Shop now

Valaya, Parfums de Marly

Soft and sparkling in equal measures, Valaya envelopes you in a cloud of mandarin, white peach, bergamot and musk for an instant pick-me-up; the latest from Parfums de Marly is perfect for garden parties and outdoor adventures. Shop now

Highgrove Bouquet, Penhaligon’s

British perfumer Penhaligon’s has collaborated with Highgrove Gardens, the home of King Charles and Queen Consort Camilla, for an optimistic fragrance that not only smells good but does good, too. Proceeds go towards The Prince’s Foundation to fund training and education programmes across fashion, horticulture, heritage crafts and sustainable farming for thousands of students. The refreshing scent is inspired by the weeping silver lime trees dotted throughout Highgrove Gardens and intertwines its crisp notes with lavender, geranium, mimosa and cedar wood. Shop now

Cutie Pear, Valmont

Sun-drenched days, balmy breeze, quality time with loved ones. Valmont is harnessing the joy of summer days into a juicy scent bursting with splashes of citrus. Tart rhubarb is complemented by soft pear, unfolding into calming heart notes of green tea and sweet pea before settling into comforting sandalwood. Available from May 1st

Yum Pistachio Gelato | 33 Eau de Parfum Intense, Kayali

Good enough to eat (although we wouldn’t advise it), Yum Pistachio Gelato is a guilt-free pleasure. Creamy pistachio gelato, whipped cream, marshmallow and cotton candy infuse a hearty dose of sweetness, while roasted hazelnut and cedarwood add fullness. Delicious. Shop now

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  • Words by Savanna Smith