We get it; floral fragrances can come across being too… (shall we say) sweet, girly and a tad bit predictable. But then if your vibe is fresh, light and very bright, a woody, musky scent hardly hits the right notes. Plus, let’s face it: there’s nothing more mood-boosting than spritzing on a fresh floral scent, and stepping out in a 100-degree weather in your breezy sundress.
Still, that doesn’t mean you need to settle for the age-old peony-rose-mogra blend that smells like your grandma’s closet. The new-age fragrances are the airiest florals—perfect for a weekend gateway, as an everyday go-to or a date night for your S.O. Better yet, we have one for every flower you love. Happy spritzing!
Here’s the list of best floral perfumes to add to your wardrobe
Once the temperature hits 80 degrees, you’re going to want to douse yourself in this: a cool fusion of sensual Tuberose, striking Ginger—and Sandalwood for a spicy twist. One of the best floral perfumes, its scent is sure to cut through the humidity and brighten up your mood. Ahh, the playful bottle replete with a hand-tied chic silk ribbon doesn’t hurt either.
This is our version of the little gold dress—sparkly, zesty and glamorous. The divine combination of Jasmine Sambac and pure Vanilla offers an irresistible delicate vibe in this fresh, floral perfume. Top notes of pure Rose, creamy Vetiver and Tonka beans uplifts and comforts, all at the same time. Classic for a reason, it’s becoming on everyone.
Picture this: Farmer’s market, some fresh gelato and bouquets of flowers everywhere. Now lean in, because this is what it exactly smells like. Frangipani, Coconut Essence, Ylang-Ylang blends beautifully with Mandarin, Vanilla and Sandalwood to strike the right balance between sweet and musky. But you know what? We’d buy this, just for the bottle!
Sometimes the simplest things are the hardest to get right—like crispy French fries, a basic white shirt or a classic floral fragrance. Amongst the top floral perfumes this one though has all the right ingredients such as the Tea Rose, Gardenia, Jasmine, Pink Peppercorn, Citrus Coer, Pineapple Sorbet and Peony—plus some magic that balances them all perfectly, so you never smell like a tacky cocktail.
Ready to graduate from the super-sweet stuff? Try this. The recipe of this best long lasting perfume includes Mahogany and fresh Orange flower, blended with Bigarade leaf that elevates this beyond the somewhat stale citrusy-floral category. It’s bright, effervescent and outdoorsy—the kind you might want to pair with some mimosas on a warm summer day.
The bottle is an artistic feat and well, inspired from none other than gorgeous Violet florets. This super sensual scent—filled with notes of Violet, Wild strawberry, Orange Blossom, Iris, Vanilla, Sandalwood and Tonka Bean is as enchanting as they come. We say, it's the perfect floral perfumes for ladies to wear if you're going straight from your desk to a date.
Lilly Of The Valley
Even in your flip-flops and ripped denims, this gorgeous scent from Moschino will make you feel totally chic. Top notes of Lily Of The Valley, Pink Grapefruit and Cassis gives way to fruity Pomegranate and Wild Rose—further rounded with warm Cedarwood, Ambrox and Musk. Ooh, aahh. The best thing about it? The bottle which is anything but a cliché.
Everything about this reads mysterious, earthy and well, expensive. This fresh floral perfume has the delicious notes of Hibiscus Flowers, Bergamot blend beautifully with Nectarine, Peony, Cedarwood and Musks—making this one heady concoction. Result? A delicious crowd pleaser through and through.
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