With Eid-Al-Fitr just around the corner, here’s our round-up of some of the most luxurious fragrances that will make the perfect gift. Thank us later!
Taking inspiration from the Aegean Sea, this sparkling sea-breezy scent with notes of Mediterranean florals will transport you to the coastal shores.
Aerin Aegea Blossom EDP, 50ml, £98
A new fragrance in Cartier’s luxury Les Heures Voyageuses Oud series, the Oud & Menthe, brings together emotive notes for the senses. Invigorated with mint and wood – two emblematic scents from the Middle East.
Cartier Oud & Menthe EDP 75ml, £317
Maison Francis Kurkdjian
A tribute to femininity, Maison Francis Kurkdjian’s À La Rose is a crisp yet tender fragrance. Every spritz begins with hyper-feminine florals before settling in to a rich woody base.
Maison Franscis Kurkdjian EDP 70ml £175
Taking you on a journey through the rich cultural heritage of Egypt, Penhaligon’s latest addition to the Trade Routes collection is an exotic scent with notes from Damascus rose and cedarwood.
Penhaligon’s Cairo EDP 100ml £173
Dolce & Gabbana
This strikingly beautiful and masculine bottle encapsulates a rich spicy scent with distinctive notes of cardamom and nutmeg, blended together with warm amber and sandalwood.
Dolce & Gabbana The One For Men Royal Night EDP 100ml £85
Depicting the mysterious charm of the ancient desert, the Sahara Blue is the latest masterpiece by Moresque Parfum. With alluring notes of lemon, musk and jasmine sambac, not only does this scent smell luxurious but the handcrafted bottle itself is a work of art!
Moresque Sahara Blue EDP 50ml, £290, - available in Harrods from 1st June.
The Notorious Oud by D.S. & Durga is an Indonesian oud with notes of Bulgarian Rose and Afghani saffron, making it the ideal scent for the jet setting man in your life.
D.S. & Durga Notorious Oud 100ml, £220
Dip a toe into Huda Kattan’s Kayali with a coffret of four miniature bottles. The set includes KAYALI Collection 01, a line of captivating fragrances, all handcrafted in France with the most luxe ingredients. Designed to be layered to create a bespokely-yours scent, Kayali whispers of limitless possibilities and infinite layers.
Limited-Edition Kayali Coffret, $95
A fresher take on the classic male fragrance, L’Homme Ideal Cool is a scent perfect for British summertime as it infuses woody and almond notes with mint and citrus accords.
Guerlain L’Homme Ideal Cool EDT 50ml, £56
The summer fragrance you’ve been dreaming about. With keynotes from mandarin and Californian lemon, alongside neroli and jasmine, it’s basically sunshine in a bottle.
Byredo Sundazed EDP 50ml, £110
Housed in a fabulously lavish bottle, Le Gemme Reali Rubinia is pure decadence, inside and out. Sicilian mandarin orange exalts the senses with sparkling freshness before settling down with the rich notes of tonka bean.
Bvlgari Le Gemme Reali Rubinia EDP 100ml £239
Inspired by a canary yellow, 24 carat diamond of extraordinary clarity that was discovered in India, the Moon Of Baroda promises to hypnotise with seductive notes of cedar and rose. It’s a new way to wear diamonds.
Thameen Moon Of Baroda EDP 50ml £145
The newest perfume from Boucheron Paris, Orange De Bahia is a dedication to the rare African gemstone, Mandarin Garnet. Featuring top notes of orange and green mandarin essence, this citrus scent will keep summer alive for months to come.
Boucheron Orange De Bahia EDP 125ml, £175
Yves Saint Laurent
The latest exotic fragrance from the Black Opium family is a midsummer night’s dream. Electrifying energy of black coffee beans meets the femininity of white flowers and vanilla, invoking the vibes of a festive night.
Yves Saint Laurent Black Opium Exotic Illusion, limited edition, EDP 50ml, £75
Can a luxury fragrances gift guide be complete without Creed? We think not. The Royal Oud is a grand mélange of silky sandalwood and Lebanese Cedar with base notes of precious ouds. Majestic in scent and name, this one makes an ideal gift for the special man in your life.
Creed Royal Oud EDP 50, £170