Ahh… Now that we’re settled in to the new year, it’s time to look forward to the next big event on the calendar: the launch of a whole bunch of perfumes in February (of course). Is anyone else as excited as I am? I’ve been lucky enough to get a sneaky whiff of some of these new releases, and these are the ones that deserve a spot on the dresser…
David Beckham Instinct Gold Edition, 50mL, $39
The new fragrance blends an instant flash of freshness with a vibrant heart. Dynamic and masculine, it epitomises the perfect balance between authenticity and sophistication, sensuality and strength. Men the world over will be smelling damn good come February 1.
Top notes: Lemon and bergamot oil
Middle notes: Cardamom, rosemary, juniper berries
Base notes: Patchouli, vetiver, cedarwood
Daisy Marc Jacobs Sorbet Edition, 50mL, $79
A succulent blend of sheer florals with a hint of fruit, this perfume is lush and playfully fresh. It’s a must for anyone who loves to spritz themselves with luxury. Available in February.
Top notes: Pink grapefruit, pear, passionfruit
Middle notes: Wisteria, jasmine petals, muguet
Base notes: Violet wood, cedarwood, sheer musks
Daisy Marc Jacobs Eau So Fresh Sorbet Edition, 75mL, $89
Dewy, fresh and fun, this fragrance evokes happiness with a sweet blend of fruity florals. Snap up this beauty when it hits stores in February.
Top notes: Mandarin, apple blossom, lotus flower
Heart notes: Magnolia, jasmine, wet violet
Base notes: Creamy woods, musk
Elie Saab Resort Collection, 50mL, $107
Do you love a perfume with the power to transport you somewhere far away? This one from Elie Saab smells like a salty summer spent on the shores of the Amalfi Coast. Divine. Available on the first day of February, it’s totally worth the wait.
Top notes: Fig, mandarin essential oil
Middle notes: Orange blossom, white jasmine, frangipani flower
Base notes: Amber, cedar
Katy Perry’s Killer Queen’s Spring Reign, 100mL, $69
A fragrance for the vivacious girl who isn’t afraid to take charge and reign supreme. February can’t come sooner!
Top notes: Pink freesia, violet petals, cassis buds
Middle notes: Natural davana, gardenia, may flower rose
Base notes: Benzoin resinoid, cedarwood oil, cashmeran
Rogue Man by Rihanna EDT, 100mL, $49
This perfume is the singer’s first masculine one and fifth overall. It comes as no surprise that it evokes attitude and seriously sophisticated sex appeal. Get a whiff on February 23.
Top notes: Fresh citrus, herbs, spicy black pepper
Middle notes: Cedar, jasmine, vanilla orchid, labdanum
Base notes: Sandalwood, patchouli, amber, musk, tonka bean
Are you excited about the release of these perfumes? Will you buy any of them?