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Find Your Perfect Holiday Scent

Nov 27 2013 - 10:44am

As you get through your holiday shopping, don't forget to treat yourself! Once it's time to deck yourself in festive gear, you'll want all the trimmings — a holiday scent included. Not sure where to start? We've compiled the best new fragrance launches you'll be dying to swathe yourself in all season long. Just keep clicking to find your perfect bottle.

Fashion moguls Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen [1] have finally branched out to beauty with Elizabeth and James Nirvana Black [2] and Nirvana White [3] ($75 each, both available next month). Their first adult fragrance collection [4] is definitely sensual even down to the textured bottles.

Try out the Black version for more a mysterious aura with notes like sandalwood and vanilla. Spray on the White for a more flirty vibe with notes of peony and white musk.

Burberry Body Gold [5] ($98) has a limited-edition bottle for the holidays. The scent features peach and freesia mixed with sandalwood and creamy vanilla for a sensual spin.

Just in time for gift-giving season, Aerin [6] Lauder released her new Fragrance collection [7] ($110 each), which is made up of five fragrances, so you can collect and mix and match to complement your mood.

If you already love your array of Michael Kors [8] clothes, accessories, and makeup products, then try on the Gold Luxe Edition Eau de Parfum [9] ($82-$102) to let out your more glamourous side for all your holiday gatherings.

Dressed in gold for the holidays, Dolce & Gabbana [10] The One Gold ($108, available at Neiman Marcus [11] this month) got a stunning, limited-edition packaging update. This will smell just as striking as it looks on your vanity.

Marni Rose [12] ($105-$155) is the blush version of the original scent with an added dose of Bulgarian rose and a pale pink bottle makeover.

Already a fashion favorite among working women, Ann Taylor [13] is now releasing its signature fragrance [14] ($65) just in time for the holidays. The scent has notes of plum, magnolia, jasmine, vanilla, and sandalwood that won't be too overwhelming at the office.

The newest scent from Vivienne Westwood [15] is a mix of fruity notes like pear and mandarin with a healthy dose of Lily of the Valley. But it's the sandalwood finish of Mon Boudouir [16] ($56) that stops this perfume from getting too girlie, leaving a seductive yet feminine finish.

Tocca [17] is already a fragrance favorite among celebrities and beauty editors alike. Its latest scent, Margaux [18] ($68), evokes the feeling of the holidays with notes like green gardenia, ambery violet, and warm musk.

Marc Jacobs [19] Daisy has been revamped. Daisy Marc Jacobs Hot Pink Edition [20] ($79) hit counters in October in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This incarnation is a richer take on the original scent, and $50,000 from sales will be donated to the National Breast Cancer Foundation, so do good, and smell good this season!

Elie Saab Le Parfum Eau de Parfum Intense [21] ($130) was released just in time for the colder months. This more sensuous version is a warm oriental floral made up of ylang ylang [22] and patchouli and was inspired by the radiance of a sunset.

Rihanna [23]'s latest scent, Rogue by Rihanna [24] ($69), was inspired by the singer's adventurous spirit but also keeps a feminine and sensual element. Sparkling notes of lemon blossom and bergamot mix with jasmine and rose. And sexier notes sandalwood, musk, and vanilla give the scent depth.

As part of a limited edition collection, the Jean Paul Gaultier Sailor Couple Classique X L'Eau [25] ($95) is the original scent packaged in an updated bottle that features a striped sailor's jersey with a heart tattoo.

Let Intense by Dolce & Gabbana [26] ($93-$112) be your anytime scent for Winter. Its blend of raspberry, green mandarin, tuberose, and vanilla make for a perfectly cool weather scent that's balanced with femininity and sensuality.

Lolita Lempicka Elle L'aime [27] ($100) is a sensual new fragrance that blends citrus notes with a delectable blend of vanilla, ylang ylang [28], and sandalwood.

For her 20th fragrance, Jennifer Lopez [29] created an homage to her love of glamour and animal prints with JLove by Jennifer Lopez [30] ($49). The fruity floral has tropical notes of pineapple, coconut orchid, and Tahitian tiare, so you can escape to somewhere warm even if it's freezing out.

A new take on a mini fragrance, See by Chloe Paint the Scent [31] ($35) is a miniature bottle with a twist-off brush for you to dab the soft, feminine scent wherever you desire. Plus, it's perfect for stowing in a clutch or carry-on for all your holiday festivities.

To celebrate its 10th anniversary, Bond No. 9 has released Perfumista Avenue [32] ($95-$340). The metallic pink flacon holds a spice-infused blend of rose, peony, and plum notes for a dynamic scent that embodies the spirit of New York City . . . a perfect destination for holiday shoppers.

As its first major fragrance in a decade, Estée Lauder launched Modern Muse [33] ($58-$98) to embody the essence of being an independent, confident woman of today. The floral scent smells mainly of jasmine with touches of lily, honeysuckle, and musk.

Jo Malone [34] London's Peony and Blush Suede Cologne [35] ($115) is a pretty fragrance that blends flirty notes of red apple, jasmine, and rose with blush suede. Perfect for the girlie girl to wear to all her holiday fetes.

Inspired by the edginess of urban culture, Downtown Calvin Klein ($45-$80) is a surprisingly soft feminine scent that mixes fruity notes like green pear and watery plum with pink peppercorn, gardenia, and musk.

The fourth and final fragrance from the In the Garden of Good and Evil collection by Kilian [36], Playing With the Devil [37] ($245) is based around the idea of "forbidden fruit" and is made up of juicy notes like peach, black currant, and lychee, but they're contrasted with pimento, vanilla, and cedar. Plus it comes with a Winter white clutch to pair with your holiday dressing.


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