A sweet smelling gift is always appreciated. One of these will make that special someone feel even more special and adored.
Aroma 360 Romero Britto Candle Set
When you combine fragrance and art in the coolest looking candles you get an especially welcomed gift. Aroma 360 teamed up with Brazilian pop artist Romero Britto to create a trio of fun looking and delicious smelling candles. Each candle features Britto’s original artwork, and scents by aromachologist Farah Abassi. The Radiance candle has notes of grapefruit, apple, bergamot and white cedar and the artwork Destiny shows dancers in polka dot dresses against a purple sky and blue ocean. Loveology is seductive with the scent of rose, saffron, Artemisia and soft oud, and the artwork New Day is a bright collage of stripes, hearts and dots with a little glitter and a lot of whimsy. Bliss will make him or her happy with blackcurrant leaves, Bulgarian rose, cassis and balsam and the vessel is adorned with Britto’s popular word art icons of Live, Love, Laugh and sweet colorful flowers surrounding them. $159
Available: Aroma 360
Mileo Oud Mini Collection
When fragrance meets skin care, you get the luxurious Mileo Oud Mini Collection. Unlike regular perfumes which give off a sillage, the Mileo Ouds are smelled only by the wearer and anyone close enough to hug them. The set of 4 good-for-your-skin fragrances contain high quality oud from 100 year old agarwood trees and are mixed with plant extracts to make skin beautiful. The Amber Fort Elixir Oud creates radiance and has a woodsy floral fragrance, Monte D’Oro Elixer Oud Nuit lifts and plumps skin and is scented with sweet tobacco and florals, Labyrinthe Vert Elixir Oud restores clarity and tone and has a lovely leafy melon floral aroma, and Maroc D’Azure Elixir Oud rehydrates skin and has a peach champagne fragrance. Price: $125.
Available: Mileo Oud
Acqua di Parma Rosa Nobile Perfume Set
Acqua di Parma has been making beautiful perfumes in Italy since 1916. This season, your favorite queen is going to love this Rosa Nobile Perfume Set which is an ode to the rose, the queen of flowers. Not just any rose, Rosa Nobile uses buds from the Italian Centfiolia rose for the heart after the sparkling opening notes of Sicilian mandarin, bergamot and a touch of pepper. The rose is surrounded by its lovely accomplice’s peony, violet and lily. Then all settle down into a long lasting base of cedar wood, ambergris and musk. The 3 piece set contains a 3.4 oz bottle of the charming, flirty and elegant Eau de Parfum, a 2.6 oz tube of Body Cream and a 2.5 oz tube of Shower Gel. Price: $200.
Cochine Orange Amere + Star Anise Holiday Candle
Cochine, the lovely candle company from Vietnam, has created a truly beautiful candle and scent that will be adored well past the holiday season. The deep orange vessel has star anise and orange branches done in silver and created by artist Susannah Garrod. They echo the fragrance notes of candle itself and include bitter orange, star anise, clove, nutmeg, cinnamon leaf, vanilla, and smoky guaiacwood – a perfect scent for any winter’s eve. The adorable tassel on the outside of the box adds to the beautiful and festive presentation. It will burn for 50 hours and is made from botanical wax and an eco-friendly cotton wick. Price: $65
Available: Cochine Candles and Bergdorf Goodman, 5th Ave, NYC
Laubahn Perfumes Discovery Box
Whether she’s the girl or boy of your dreams, they’ll love this Discovery Box from Laubahn Perfumes. The shared (unisex) fragrances are based on dreams and are quite…well… dreamy. The set consists of 4 of their most popular scents: Lost in the Moment smells of wildflowers and fruit trees such as apricot, peach and lime, and drifts into notes of basil, neroli and violet leaf. The drydown brings warmth with notes of sandalwood and vanilla. Ridge is a juicy citrus with notes of lime, basil, neroli and herbs, and settles into a lovely cedar and sandalwood. Cognac, as you would expect has notes of apple and blackberry and then surprises us with shots of ginger, plum, rose and magnolia, and finally base notes of sandalwood and musk make it perfect for a night by the fireside. These 3 were created by perfumer Sassy AyR. Hinterland seduces with a woodsy floral perfume that also combines truffles and white flowers. It creates a hypnotic sensation with notes of incense, neroli, jasmine, boxwood, patchouli and musk. It was created by perfumer Ralf Schwieger. Price: $95
Oui Juicy Couture Glow 3 Piece Gift Set
Get your Juicy Couture fan this Oui Juicy Couture Glow 3 Piece Gift Set and she’ll be giving you big, fat juicy hugs and kisses. The fragrance opens up with juicy orange and sweet raspberry and heads into a floral heart of jasmine sambac with a touch of frangipani and a sprinkle of pink pepper to keep it from being too sweet. It settles into base notes of warm vanilla and musk. The set consists of a 3.4 oz bottle of Oui Juicy Couture Glow, a travel spray of Oui Glow, and a travel spray of Oui. $109
Gucci Bloom Gift Set
If she loves floral perfumes, she’ll love Gucci Bloom. Lovely tuberose, sambac jasmine and honeysuckle are grounded with touches of orris root and a woody soft powdery finish. It’s romance in a bottle. The 2 piece set contains a 1.6 oz bottle of Gucci Bloom Eau de Parfum and a Roller Ball to keep on hand or for travel. $105
Bonus: Get a free robe or plush throw with any $50 fragrance purchase at Ulta…while they last!
Sephora 13 Fragrances Sampler
The perfect gift for when you know she loves perfume, but you don’t know which one she wants. This set of 13 small samples of popular fragrances, contains a coupon that she can redeem at any Sephora for a full sized bottle. You can’t lose with this one! Fragrances include: Tory Burch Signature, Atelier Cologne Clementine California, Clean Reserve Solar Bloom, Prada Candy, Dolce & Gabbana Light Blue, Burberry My Burberry Blush, Versace Bright Crystal, Chloe, Nest Black Tulip, Tom Ford Black Orchid, Tocca Gia, YSL Black Opium, Marc Jacobs Daisy and a Gift Certificate good for a 1.7 ounce bottle of any one of these fragrances at a Sephora store. $65.
Demeter Churros Set
This time of year forget the sugar plums…visions of chocolate dance in our heads. And there’s no one better than Demeter to replicate the smells of the things we love, whether it’s snow or kitten fur, they’ve got it down pat. Get your dessert lover this trio of sweet delights that contain 1 oz bottles of Churros, Dark Chocolate, and Caramel. They can be blended together or worn alone as single note fragrances. When we say C-Suite, we mean churros, chocolate and caramel!
Zodiac Perfume Discovery Set
Don’t know which fragrance to get her? Get her 12! The Zodiac Perfume Discovery Gift Set by Zodica Perfumery consists of 12 vials of perfume suited to zodiac signs. A chart is included that shows where the planets were aligned on the date of birth and since people are influenced by multiple signs which influence different personality traits the chart recommends more options. So give this to your creative someone and let them mix and match, create their own signature scent, and enjoy changing it up to match their moods and planet alignment. Bonus: The kit comes with a credit to redeem for a larger size of a favorite scent! $60.
Available: Zodiac Perfume