Fragrance is the unsung hero of any outfit and the ultimate first impression. From sweet and fresh to musky and floral, it can be a challenge to find your signature scent. Fortunately, Bloomingdale’s offers a wide variety of perfumes from your favorite designers and niche fragrance houses. Here are some of the most sought-after fragrances for 2021.
Recognized as one of the world’s most celebrated perfumers, Francis Kurkdjian took the world by storm with his Baccarat Rouge 540 scent. Coveted and adored by the masses, this unisex scent has notes of jasmine, saffron, cedarwood, and ambergris. Baccarat Rouge 540 is a graphic and highly condensed scent perfect for elevating your perfume wardrobe.
Introduced in 2010, CREED Aventus has become the best-selling fragrance in the brand’s history. The exceptional cologne boasts top notes of bergamot, blackcurrant leaves, apple, and pineapple with base notes of musk, oakmoss, ambergris, and vanilla. In honor of the scent’s 10th anniversary, the brand released a limited-edition bottle, which is currently available in-store.
Valentino calling on Lady Gaga to be the face of its new Voce Vita fragrance should tell you how special this fragrance is. Ideal for those who prefer a crisp scent, Voce Vita features a harmonious blend of sweet-smelling radiant florals and unexpected woody crystal moss. The sleek packaging adorns the designer’s iconic Valentino Rock stud and signature vibrant red to portray a modern, edgy personality. Voce Vita is a staple of any fragrance collection.
Iconic Italian designer, Acqua Di Parma, has a reputation for unique fragrances. Its latest launch, Colonia Futura, is no exception. Made with 99% natural ingredients, this unisex fragrance has top notes of lemon, grapefruit, bergamot, and touches of pink pepper. The base note of vetiver brings a woody hint to the scent, making it perfect for both men and women.
Lauded as the “fragrance of freedom,” renowned French fashion house Yves Saint Laurent’s newest launch, Libre, celebrates the freedom to live by your own rules. A spin on the traditional floral perfume, it combines lavender essence from France with Moroccan orange blossom, complemented by a daring note of musk accord. The bottle is sure to be a standout on any vanity, featuring a black asymmetric cap and gold chains, finished with the timeless Yves Saint Laurent logo.
The perfume that started it all: Tom Ford’s original, award-winning scent Black Orchid. Evoking timeless luxury and worldly glamour, the fragrance has alluring and captivating notes of jasmine, black truffle, ylang-ylang, blackcurrant, black orchid, patchouli, sandalwood, incense, amber, vetiver, and vanilla. The bottle is a streamlined, modern interpretation of 1920’s and 1930’s Art Deco architecture, making it a standout in any collection.
Playful and unexpected, MARC JACOBS’ new fragrance is a comforting floral scent that is truly Perfect for any occasion. The perfume is inspired by Marc Jacobs’ mantra, “I am perfect as I am,” and embraces expressing one’s true self. Modern, bright and feminine – the key notes include daffodil, rhubarb, almond milk, and cashmeran. Perfect is both nothing you would expect and everything it needs to be.
Tiffany & Co. is synonymous with celebrating love, and its new Tiffany & Love fragrance is a testament to this universal feeling. Created by renowned perfumers Honorine Blanc and Marie Salamagne, the scent is a beautiful blend of floral and woody notes. The fragrance opens with blue basil, a botanical ingredient developed exclusively for Tiffany, paired with grapefruit for an aromatic crispness. At its heart is a sweet bouquet of neroli with a woody blend of blue sequoia, vetiver and cedarwood at the base, creating a truly unique feminine scent.
Known as Rhianna’s signature scent Killian’s Love Don’t Be Shy is part of the renowned Kilian Narcotics family. The fragrance is a blend of juicy honeysuckle, plush rose and sweet marshmallow sugar accord. The warm amber base gives the scent a touch of sensuality – reminiscent of finding new love. Like the other members of the Kilian Narcotic Family, Love Don’t Be Shy is adorned with a distinctive white lacquer and a meticulously engraved Achilles Shield on each side.
Created by legendary Cartier perfumer Mathilde Laurent, La Panthère is an iconic and captivating feline-floral fragrance. The scent combines radiant gardenia with notes of dried fruits, rhubarb, big strawberry, anise, and bergamot. The simple and luxurious gold bottle showcases the face of a panther, the brand’s symbol, which gives the design a special signature and character.
Find your next signature scent at Bloomingdale’s Aventura Mall. For more information, please call 305-792-1000.