Whether you have any big plans or not, I always see Valentine's Day as an opportunity to truly cater to you and feel your absolute best. And what better way to feel confident, magnetic, and full of grace than by spritzing on an irresistible new fragrance?
Sporting one is definitely an easy way to earn compliments and leave a lasting impression, so yeah, I say treat yourself. Whether you've been dying to find the perfect scent for a date or just want to give yourself the gift of an exquisite essence this time around, take a peek below at all the heavenly perfumes to try this Valentine's Day. And, oh yeah, you'll even want to keep wearing them long after the fact—they're just that good.
Byredo Young Rose Eau de Parfum
Key notes: Sichuan pepper, ambrette seeds, damascena rose, orris, musk, and ambroxan.
If you were judging solely by the name, you'd assume this is just another classic rose perfume, right? Wrong. Featuring notes of sichuan pepper and damascena rose, this alluring scent is a heady twist on a classic.
Coach Floral Blush Eau de Parfum
Kilian Paris Rolling in Love
Key notes: Almond milk, iris, and musk.
Sorry, I know it's a bit on the nose, but it's too perfect not to include on this list. It's warm, musky, and faintly floral. It gives off a rich and mysterious vibe that's totally unique and also, totally intoxicating.
Henry Rose Flora Carnivora
Key notes: Orangeflower Water Absolute Tunisia, Jasmine Absolute Sambac LMR, Neroli Blanc, Opulent Musks, Cedarwood Texas, Vetiver Oil Haiti, and amber.
This truly decadent fragrance is charm in a bottle. It's lightly floral with unique notes of Haitian vetiver and Neroli Blanc. It's a seamless blend of fresh and sophisticated.
Bvlgari Eau Parfumée Au the Vert Eau de Cologne Spray
Key notes: Italian bergamot, coriander, and green tea.
For something with a little more zing to it, go for Bvlgari's Eau Parfumée Au the Vert. It's invigorating, citrusy, and almost guaranteed to grab the attention of that special someone.
Chanel Chance Eau de Parfum
Gucci Guilty Pour Femme Eau de Parfum
Krigler Extraordinaire Camelia 209 Perfume
Key notes: Bergamot, camellia, cardamom, cedar wood, lemon, musk, peppercorn, tea, and vanilla.
Krigler's Extraordinaire Camelia 209 is one of the most pointed and unique scents I've ever tried. The notes of bergamot and camellia add a sweetly crisp aroma while the undertones of tea and musk keep it lingering on the skin. It's more than memorable and assures extra compliments.
Alien Goddess by Mugler Eau de Parfum
Key notes: Sparkling Italian bergamot, Indian jasmine, and Madagascan vanilla
This perfume is a confidence boost in a bottle. If you like warm, vanilla-soaked scents, this will be your V-Day vibe. Add in a few subtle, floral notes and you have yourself a truly extraordinary scent.
AllSaints Sunset Riot Eau de Parfum
Diptyque Eau Duelle Eau de Toilette
Key notes: Pink peppercorn, juniper berry, green cardamom, elemi, frankincense, calamus, black ceylon tea, bourbon vanilla, fernat vanilla, Haitian vetiver, and cypriol.
If you want something a bit spicy for the night, opt for Diptyque's beautifully seasoned Eau Duelle. It's rich with earthy elements like frankincense and topped with vivid notes of ceylon tea.
Snif Sweet Ash
Tom Ford Tubéreuse Nue Eau de Parfum
Key notes: Tuberose Absolute India Orpur, Szechuan peppercorn, and suede accord.
To be perfectly honest, this is my exact V-Day pick. Tuberose flowers are nocturnal bloomers, adding a sweet air of mystery to the fragrance that feels soft yet captivating.
Jo Malone Peony & Blush Suede Cologne
Key notes: Red apple, peony, and suede.
I honestly haven't met a Jo Malone fragrance I don't like, and Peony & Blush Suede is no different. This one has a particular level of charisma and grace I seem to always find myself reaching for. It's truly the perfect supplement to any holiday outfit, really.
Guerlain Mon Guerlain Eau de Parfum