No Christmas wish list is complete without a brand new fragrance to get you ready for the New Year. 2012 has seen some stunning perfumes released from top designers including Tom Ford, Chanel and Prada all of whom have focused in on the humble rose. So whether you’re looking for that perfect Christmas gift, compiling your own wish list or simply looking for an updated winter scent, take a look at our top three picks for inspiration…
Tom Ford – Private blend Cafe Rose Eau de Parfum
Tom Ford knows what women want, and delivers it consistently through his fashion line and through his fragrances. This scent is no exception, taking the delicate rose and giving it a seductive twist with notes of patchouli, coffee and black pepper. Perfect for girls who want femininity with a side of spice.
Purchase 50ml for £135, available at Selfridges.
Prada – Exclusive Scents No.14 Rossetto
A light and fruity fragrance, Prada adds violet and raspberry notes to the classic rose for a beautifully feminine scent. Adding a touch of style, Prada pours its concoction into the prettiest of bottles, the perfect gift for girly girls.
Purchase 30ml for £130, available at in-store at Selfridges.
Chanel – Coco Noir Eau de Parfum Spray
The Queen of fragrance, Chanel is a must-have for every fragrance wardrobe. Coco Noir takes inspiration from the Orient, using Indonesian patchouli, rose absolute, jasmine absolute, sandalwood and bourbon vanilla accents. Ideal for those looking for a richer fragrance.
Purchase 100ml for £106, available at Selfridges.
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See the rest of Vogue’s top fragrance picks.