Did you know that the sense of smell is the sense that is most closely linked to memory? Which is why I always recommend securing a special signature scent to wear on the wedding day, so that you can be instantly transported with a simple sniff for years to come.
And there are so many great scents that pair well with the summer months. We picked our faves, all of which are unisex and can be fancied by everyone!
Santal 33 by Le Labo: This spicy fragrance is addicting. If you like outdoor scents combined with soft leather and a hint of smoke, try this one. Available at Nordstrom, $82 for .5oz
Reserve Warm Cotton by Clean Reserve : If freshly laundered is a scent that calls to you, you’ll appreciate this fragrance. This is the perfect clean and uncomplicated fragrance that smells like a fresh summer breeze. Available at Sephora, $98 for 3.4oz
Rives by Ellis Brooklyn: This brisk, clean scent is a perfect compliment to summer. It’s like cashmere laced with lavender. Available at Sephora, $100 for 1.7oz
Geranium Nefertum by Molton Brown : Bold and multi-faceted, this summer scent is at once fresh and green as well as smoky and woodsy. It’s a place where sandalwood and jasmine combine for an abstract yet provocative fragrance profile. Available at Saks Fifth Avenue, $65 for 1.7oz
Costa Azzurra by Tom Ford: You’ll get an island vibe with this salty coastal scent that’s mixed with the woody notes of oak and juniper pines. It’s the perfect summer beach destination scent. Available at Nordstrom, $150 for 1.5oz
Eau de Cartier by Cartier: If you’re looking for a clean and classic scent, this is it. Woodsy with a little amber and a hint of citrus is captured in this fragrance profile. Available at Nordstrom, $68 for 1.6oz
Philosykos by Diptyque: Philosykos means “friend of the fig tree” and this scent captures the organic and natural scent of figs as well as green leaves. An earthy yet fresh green fragrance reminiscent of the Greek Isles. Available at Nordstrom, $98 for 1.7oz
Cool Glacier by Good Chemistry: This cool and minty fragrance is for you if you like that just stepped out of the shower clean scent. With a hint of sea salt this is a fresh and crisp scent that never overpowers. Available at Target, $24.99 for 1.7oz
Replica At The Barber’s by Maison Margiela: Wear the fresh, clean scent of basil and lavender that’s combined to produce this light woody and citrus-based fragrance. Hints of black pepper and rosemary add crispness to this fresh scent. Available at Sephora, $126 for 3.4oz