The 10 best perfumes for your wedding day

The power of smell can  recreate feelings and evoke emotions that we had buried in remote corners of our minds. The perfume you choose is an important factor in making your wedding memories precious. In fact, the bride’s fragrance is just as important as the dress or the perfect makeup because the right one will make you feel comfortable and confident in yourself.

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If you have been wearing the same perfume for a long time, pick a new fragrance for your wedding to surprise your partner and guests. Whether you desire a floral, sweet, romantic, woodsy, or oriental scent, one of these ten iconic perfumes is sure to have the perfect aroma to compliment your wedding dress.

Versace Bright Crystal

Versace Bright Crystal is the perfect floral combination of peony and magnolia for a strong and confident woman. Feminine and sensual, this frangrance combines wood, cashew, lotus flower, amber, and musk notes with pomegranite and yuzu to create an intense and memorable scent.

Photo: Versace Bright Crystal

Chanel Chance

Lighter than Coco Mademoiselle, Chance is sweet and cool. Combining lemon and pink pepper with floral notes such as iris and jasmine, Chance makes for a daring, yet sensual and exciting choice.

Photo: Chance of Chanel

Valentino Valentina

With its strong chords of Calabrian bergamot  and white alba truffle, Valentina gives an air of mystery to the wearer. Hints of orange blossom, jasmine, wild strawberry, cedar, vanilla, and amber make Valentina a fun and adventurous choice for your bridal frangrance.

Photo: Valentino Valentina
Photo: Valentino Valentina

Si by Giorgio Armani

This fragrance was designed especially for an important day like your wedding. Subtle, nuanced hints of citrus blend with amber and patchouli to create a scent of elegance and sensuality that is ideal for brides.

Photo: Giorgio Armani

J’adore by Christian Dior

Sexy and fresh at the same time, J’adore is perfect for any occasion. It contains a clever mix of flowers such as jasmine, rose, and Indian champaca and fruits such as peach, pear, and melon. It incorporates musk and citrus notes of bergamot and mandarin for a unique and attention-grabbing scent. It is the best-selling French perfume.

Photo: J’adore by Christian Dior
Photo: J’adore by Christian Dior

Mademoiselle Coco Chanel

Mademoiselle contains jasmine and May rose, two classic elements that are always present in Chanel perfume. What sets it apart from all other perfumes is a touch of lily. If you want a sophisticated and unforgettable scent, Mademoiselle is the perfect choice for you.

Photo: Mademoiselle Coco Chanel

La vie est belle of Lancôme

A rich but simple fragrance for brides, La vie est belle contains a base of iris, one of the rarest and most precious ingredients in perfume. It combines light touches of Tunisian orange blossom and jasminum sambac with sweet vanilla, tonka bean, black currant, pear, and Indonesian patchouli, for a strong and seductive aroma.

Photo: La vie est belle of Lancôme

Flower Bomb by Viktor & Rolf

This scent is intensely sweet with a citrusy hint of candied bergamot. The flowers, rosa centifolia, jasminum sambac, orchid and freesia, bring freshness and femininity, while patchouli, vanilla, sensuous musk, and warm amber add an exotic element. It will delight the most modern brides with its sweet and flirtatious aroma.

Photo: Flower Bomb by Viktor & Rolf

Love Chloe

Love by Chloe can be described as femininity and elegance stored in a single jar. Its floral notes of orange blossom, pink pepper, iris, lily and delicate touches of lilac and green tea leaves make for an effortlessly cool and flirty aroma.

Photo: Love Chloe

Jo Malone Orange Blossom

Classic, sweet, and elegant, Orange Blossom is the perfect fragrance for cool and radiant brides. It combines jasmine, lilac, and lonicera, making it very suitable for outdoor ceremonies or for those women who want a light and sublte perfume.

Photo: Jo Malone Orange Blossom

Need more tips and practical advice for choosing your perfume? The perfumer Elise Dion says that fresh and floral notes, particularly white flowers such as jasmine, lily or orange blossom are the best match for wedding ceremonies. For day ceremonies, light fragrances are the best choice while heavier more intense fragrances are suitable for evening weddings.

* The selection is based on editorial criteria, not advertising. This order is not a ranking.

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