The bright and warmer weather calls for light and fresh scents that we can wear all day long. We’ve often said how much we value self-love and what better way to honor those words than with a spring fragrance that lifts our mood and spirit. We gathered the best new springtime fragrances of 2021 for the freshness that the spring season inspires!
GUCCI GUILTY EAU DE TOILETTE POUR FEMME
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There are so many scents to choose from but we think the new Gucci Guilty Eau de Toilette pour Femme deserves to be on the top of our list. Aside from the stylish bottle design and packaging, we love that the creative reference behind this fragrance is inspired by women who seek freedom in self-expression and love. One will find the distinctive amber floral accord in the Gucci Guilty Eau de Toilette pour Femme. It is defined by the light, fresh femininity of lilac petals with a sparkling citrus twist on a trail of rich and sensual amber notes and patchouli. Gucci Guilty Pour Femme EDT 30ml is priced at HKD $620 while the 50ml is priced at HKD $770 and the 90ml is priced at HKD $1,040.
Penhaligon’s The Inimitable Mr. Penhaligon
If you want to feel like royalty because you’ve been watching Bridgerton on Netflix, Penhaligon’s The Inimitable Mr. Penhaligon is simply the best choice. The expertise of perfumery comes to life in this unique scent inspired by the brand’s founder. The fragrance is an ode to the journey that captures the path from Cornwall to London to set up shop on Jermyn Street. The majestic fragrance is meticulous in detail, but with strong, confident brushstrokes. It is priced at HKD $2,400.
Penhaligon’s FSK8, Level 2, Shoppes at Four Seasons, Cotai Strip, Macau, +85328999860, www.penhaligons.com
Burberry Signatures Collection
British luxury house Burberry showcases The Burberry Signatures collection for the special season of spring this year. It encapsulates heritage and artistry with distinct English elements and eccentricities. Each fragrance is unique and individual; effortlessly evoking emotions and memories. The leather knot on the exquisite bottles is created from the finest Italian leather and the lid is crafted from the same material as the buttons on the iconic Burberry trench coat. Customers can personalize their bottles with up to three monogrammed initials and choose from a selection of colored leather knots. One of our personal favorites is the Burberry Signatures Tudor Rose Eau de Parfum 100ml priced at HKD $1,850. You can also opt for the Burberry Signatures Hawthorn Bloom Eau de Parfum 100ml also priced at HKD $1,850.
Burberry Beauty Counter, New Yaohan Department Store G/F, Av. Doutor Mário Soares n˚90, Macau Tel. 853. 2855 8531
Cartier’s I Only Love Wild Roses Fragrance Collections
Bask in the beauty of a magical spring memory with a spritz of Cartier’s I only love wild roses fragrance collection. Three perfumes, three strokes of rose take over the Maison’s high perfumery. The pure rose for the Les Épures de Parfum Collection, a punk rose for the Heure Osée for Les Heures de Parfum and an androgynous rose for the Oud and Pink for Les Heures Voyageuses. Spray the fresh, raw, lively, wild, acidic and daring concoction on your skin and feel beautiful inside and out. The Cartier Les Heures de Parfum Eau de Parfum – L’Heure Osée 75ml is priced at HKD $2,080. The Cartier Les Épures de Parfum Eau de Toilette – Pure Rose 75ml is priced at HKD $2,080.
RŌZU EAU DE PARFUM
One of the most coveted bottles this season is none other than Aesop’s fourth fragrance, Rōzu Eau de Parfum. It is inspired by the life, work, and enthusiasm of the prominent French modernist designer Charlotte Perriand, and the Japanese rose that bears her name. We love that it appeals to everyone too! The Rōzu Eau de Parfum opens with rich floral notes of rose, alongside petitgrain, bergamot, and vibrant shiso and pink pepper, which confers fresh spiciness. You’ll also find traces of ylang-ylang, jasmine, sandalwood, and sweet herbal notes of patchouli and ambery, balsamic myrrh. It is packaged in a 50ml glass bottle, encased in an elegant box featuring an image from Perriand’s photographic archives. It is priced at HKD $1,300.
For more information, check www.aesop.com/uk
ATELIER COLOGNE’S COLOGNE ABSOLUE – LEMON ISLAND
For the first time, the Lemon from Rodrigues–an island hidden in the heart of the Indian Ocean–is introduced to the world in the form of a perfume. Atelier Cologne presents a bottled treasure in the form of Lemon Island. You’ll find bright and salty notes of this Rodrigues lemon with a warm touch of jasmine from India and a soothing vanilla infusion from Madagascar. It’s priced at HKD $625 for 30ml, HKD $1,175 for 100ml and HKD $1,590 for 200ml. The vibrant scent is well-suited for the whole day wherever you’re heading or whatever itinerary you have ahead of you.
Atelier Cologne Boutique Shop 1008, Podium Level 1, ifc mall, Central, Hong Kong, www.ateliercologne.com