CHOOSING A FRAGRANCE TO MATCH THE OCCASION

Published by Robina

Just like your style follows a dress code, so too should your fragrance.

Every occasion in life calls for a different form of dress code and you should consider perfume in much the same way. From a black tie event to a casual Sunday afternoon soiree, there is always a scent to match the affair. To help you navigate the maze of note combinations and plethora of scents, here’s a guide to which perfumes make the perfect stylish accompaniment to your next outing.


DATE NIGHT

Whether it’s a first date or more regular occurrence, this event calls for something as soft and romantic as the occasion.

Ralph Lauren Romance  A spicy floral, this fragrance was created to embody the feeling of falling in love, making it a rather apt choice.

Narciso Rodriguez For HerWith heavy musk at its centre, this scent is the ultimate seductress.

Viktor & Rolf Flowerbomb Like its fabulously iconic bottle, this fragrance is explosive but sophisticated too.



the office

While strong scents might be your preference, the best perfume for the office is one that is light and unobtrusive – think fresh, citrus or marine based scents.

Philosophy Amazing Grace

Philosophy’s best-selling scent, this is clean, fresh and always appropriate.

Issey Miyake L’Eau D’Issey

A fresh aquatic floral, this timeless fragrance has been top of the charts since the 90’s.

Dolce and Gabbana Light Blue EDT

A fruity, musky floral, this fragrance is a true crowd-pleaser.



weekend catch up

Whether you’re entertaining at home or enjoying a casual brunch out with friends, your scent should be as fun and breezy as the occasion.

Flora by Gucci

A citrusy floral, this scent is fresh and feminine and great for everyday wear.

Prada Candy

Its heady notes of caramel make it a gourmand scent fitting for weekend indulgence.

Marc Jacobs Honey

A sweet and fruity floral, this casual fragrance is perfect for kicking off your weekend vibes.


formal dinner

Night time not only calls for a heavier scent but it’s often the only time you can get away with one. It’s also a great time to bring out the classics.

Dolce & Gabbana

The One With a woody, powdery base this scent is classic, timeless and imparts instant sophistication.

Chanel No. 5

Easily the most iconic fragrance of all time, this woody scent is the ultimate fallback for night.

Yves Saint Laurent Black Opium

This scent, exploding with vanilla and coffee, is as glamorous as its fabulous bottle and is best worn under the cover of night.