Nothing says spring like a shiny, fresh new fragrance. The season of new beginnings is the perfect time to step outside your fragrance comfort zone, take a break from warm woods or spicy winter Orientals and embrace the lighter season. Read on for our perfume picks for spring.
Picture this, blue skies are forecast and in your hands a fully stocked picnic basket – all that you're missing is Honey by Marc Jacobs. The fruity scent opens with pear and mandarin then blossoms into a heart of honeysuckle, orange blossom and peach. With a base of comforting, woodsy vanilla and honey, it’s like sunshine in a bottle.
At first sniff Versace Bright Crystal is a fragrance that inspires long, lazy days spent relaxing in the sun. A perfume for when you want to escape the daily grind, the effervescent pomegranate, yuzu and frosted accord notes are revitalising whilst peony, magnolia and fresh lotus will entice your senses leaving you feeling refreshed and playful.
If you’re not ready to write off your faithful, signature scent just yet perhaps a lighter variation on a favourite could be a starting point. Calvin Klein’s Eternity Moment injects fresh and fruity notes of water lily, litchi and guava into the musk and sandalwood base of the brands iconic Eternity to create a new, more modern version of the classic fit for a spring fling.
When it comes to lighter men’s fragrances for spring the opportunities are endless. Davidoff Champion Energy is a zesty, citrusy offering that still manages to maintain masculinity whilst Encounter Fresh by Calvin Klein is an aquatic, lighter version of its moody older brother, Encounter.
Spring is all about renewal - Why not mix up your fragrance wardrobe and introduce a new scent that captures the fun and frivolity of the season?