Spring is an exciting season of renewal when the world around us appears to be bursting with life. Could there be a better time to reawaken your fragrance wardrobe? Stash those heavy winter scents and explore our hand-picked collection of nine rejuvenating niche fragrances from around the world. Even better—each one of these unique unisex scents is designed to be enjoyed by both men and women.
Marfa: a destination with a unique destiny, chosen by Memo to inaugurate its Art Land collection. Its bottle emblazoned with a wide-open eye provides the first clue. Marfa beckons the eye and holds its gaze. Marfa is a cluster of ideals, refracted through scent: freedom, creativity, beauty evolve into one energy that glows, just above skin. Marfa has a power of attraction like no other, casting its spell on all those who come its way. Short-circuit pain and mainline joy with this ebullient, gleaming substance.
Notes: mandarin, orange blossom absolute, agave, tuberose absolute, ylang ylang, sandalwood, cedar, vanilla seed, white musk
Eau des Sens confuses the senses, like an ingenious piece of music. Radiating from the skin, this vibrant reimagining of orange blossom is an inventive, original composition that allows bitter orange, in all its diversity, to resonate amidst unexpected spice and woods.
Notes: orange blossom, juniper berries, patchouli
A brilliant message of abstraction: from the elemental to the experimental, Not A Blue Bottle is an expression of olfactory hallucination, magnetic attraction. A tattoo that inscribes pleasure on skin, this scent connotes sensual excitement triggered by the vibrant rhythm of life, love, and freedom.
Notes: hypnotic aldehyde, electric orange, metallic geranium, polar honey, magnetic amber, ethereal musk, attractive patchouli
New heroes are born every day. Empowered and enabled, they transcend the ordinary by believing in something different, something better. They are on a journey–maybe it’s the effort alone that makes them remarkable. Etat Libre D’Orange’s Remarkable People is a salute, an uplifting, ever-shifting scent that evokes the sweet prospect of change.
Notes: grapefruit, champagne accord, cardamom, jasmine, curry JE, black pepper, labdanum, sandalwood, lorenox
Every Storm A Serenade is a bold, imaginative bridge that marries land to sea. Say farewell to propriety and hello to stormy romance that is somehow, unbelievably chic and versatile. Every Storm a Serenade puts some white caps on ‘still waters run deep’ and reinvents the classic, cool blue.
Notes: Danish spruce, eucalyptus, vetiver, calone, ambergris, Baltic Sea mist
This sexy, warm citrus is a modern take on petitgrain. A dynamic, complex blend of traditional citrus layered with delicate, green florals and soft woods, Petitgrain is a refreshing classic with a contemporary twist.
Notes: bergamot, neroli, lemon, petitgrain, lavender, cardamom, orange flower, orris, orcanox, patchouli, vetiver, tonka bean absolute, musk
Hindu Grass is a deeply restorative, invigorating scent. Winking at the wide array of the famous greens of perfume (patchouli, vetiver, etc…), Hindu Grass resonates with the herbal energy of a classic fougere. An initially bittersweet, cooling fragrance, Hindu Grass grows into a spicy, warmer scent as it progresses and adapts to skin.
Notes: herbs, grass, tobacco, patchouli
by Eight & Bob
Mémoires de Mustique is a tribute to the beautiful Caribbean island, Mustique. Recall the grand, comparatively untamed landscape, the azure, transparent waters, and the magical sunsets. This scent is a remembrance of a time past, when the purity essence of Mustique was not tempered by exposure. In this imagining, Mustique initially hugs the skin, a glowing citric embrace, that infuses the spirit with a glorious, optimistic sense of positive possibility and play.
Notes: bergamot, petitgrain, neroli, orange blossom, jasmine sambac, osmanthus, amber, precious woods, white musk
The sensation of blossoming, a new life beginning. This unisex fragrance is a true work of art. With a unique composition of the highest quality raw materials available, Isis has a fresh top with a beautifully deep body.
Notes: citrus, green tangerine, ylang ylang, black pepper, ginger, anise, peach, caramel, heliotrope, nutmeg, amber, musk, benzoin, vanilla absolute, labdanum, Lorenox™