A signature scent should be timeless and wearable, in any situation and at any age. But of course, with so many fragrances on the market, finding the perfect perfume for you can be a challenge. Beauty counters and online storefronts are stocked with the latest and greatest from endless perfume brands, but how do you know which will be your new go-to?
One place to start: Classic perfumes that have been around for generations and stood the test of time. The iconic fragrances on the list of the best-smelling perfumes of all time have a cult following for a reason — their irresistible aromas never get old. Here, our beauty experts round up the best women’s perfumes for every occasion, scent preference, and season, including the most popular best-selling picks in the world and top luxury perfumes for her. Find your new scent soulmate (or perfect gift), ahead!
1: Jo Malone London Orange Blossom Cologne
Jo Malone’s Orange Blossom was the signature scent of Kate Middleton and Prince William’s wedding at Westminster Abbey, so you know it’s a good one. Clementine flower, white lilac, and vetiver come together to create a fresh floral perfume that’s truly one of a kind.