We round up the best new fragrances to wear this summer.
Ah…summertime; the season we embrace balmy afternoons, warm breezes and beautiful sunsets. What more, that beach vacation, poolside lounging and outdoor adventures. We shortlisted the top 10 new scents that conjure up these images. Be it fresh, fruity or floral, these fragrances will leave you smelling lovely, like summer.
Valentino Valentina Acqua Floreale EDT $615/50ml, $795/80ml. A lighter, elegant version of the Valentina perfume with notes of bergamot, neroli, mimosa, jasmine, orange blossom and tuberose. Available at Shop 112, 1/F, The Lee Garden One, 33 Hysan Avenue, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, Tel: 2907-2332
Balenciaga L’Eau Rose EDT $970/75ml. A feminine scent with notes of rose, violet, blackberry and musk. Available at Balenciaga Harbour City, Shop G314, G/F, Gateway Arcade Harbour City, Canton Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Tel: 2736 8801
Tom Ford Beauty Jardin Noir Series $1,700/50ml, $4,070/250ml. Sensual scents featuring rose, narcissus, lily and hyacinth flowers. Available at Tom Ford Beauty, Lane Crawford, 3 Canton Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, Tel: 2118 3428
By Terry de Gunzburg Flagrant Delice EDP $1,010/50ml, $1,950/100ml. Part of the By Terry EDP collection. Rich and distinctive featuring milky accents, notes of bergamot, mandarin, figs and white musk. Available at Joyce Beauty, Lane Crawford, ifc mall, 8 Finance Street, Central, Hong Kong, Tel: 3572 0364
The Body Shop Moringa EDT $149/30ml. A light, floral scent with moringa extracts. Available at Shop B220, B2/F, Times Square, 1 Matheson Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, Tel: 2506 0678.
See by Chloé EDP $870/75ml, $710/50ml, $490/30ml. A fruity floral scent with notes of jasmine, ylang ylang, vanilla and musk. Available at Lane Crawford, 3 Canton Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Tel: 21183450
Couleur Kenzo Yellow EDP HK$540/50ml. A bright and sunny scent with notes of bergamot, lemon, orange blossoms, jasmine and vanilla. Available at Harvey Nichols, The Landmark, 15 Queen’s Road Central, Hong Kong, Tel: 3695 3388
Marc Jacobs Oh, Lola! Sunsheer EDP $720/50ml. Part of Marc Jacobs Sunshine collection. Fresh and youthful with notes of raspberry, wild strawberry, peony, magnolia and scandalwood. Available at Harvey Nichols, The Landmark, 15 Queen’s Road Central, Hong Kong, Tel: 3695 3388
Jo Malone Lemon Tart Cologne $525/30ml. Part of the limited edition Sugar and Spice collection. Tangy and sparkling with citrus notes, verbena, meringue cream and lemon thyme. Available at Jo Malone London, Shop 137, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Hong Kong, Tel: 2918 4865.
Lacoste Eau De Lacoste Pour Femme EDP $400/30ml, $570/50ml, $770/90ml. A fresh, uplifting scent with notes of pineapple and orange blossoms, jasmine sambac, bergamot and vanilla. Available at Shop G1A, G/F, iSQUARE, 63 Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Tel: 2723 1789.