Who can keep away from a heavenly scent? Humans have known that wearing a pleasant fragrance is part of being naturally attractive. But even in ancient times, a good scent did not come cheap. That is why they gave baby Jesus expensive gifts of Frankincense and Myrrh. Modern-day designer perfumes are carefully made with some of the planet’s rarest natural ingredients. For this rarity and painstaking manufacture, any of the top fragrance for women does not come cheap. What are the top brand perfumes to add to your collection or wishlist?
Joy Parfum by Jean Patou
This perfume comes in 1-ounce bottles and is rumored to have 300 roses and 10,000 jasmine flowers. It is one of the longest trending perfumes, having been around since 1936. It was voted Scent of the Century in 2000. This bottle starts at $800.
Eau d’Hadrien by Anick Goutal
This is a highly prized top women’s perfume that has a strong aromatic and fruity fragrance. It contains Sicilian lemon, citron, grapefruit, mandarin orange, and ylang-ylang. This perfume has been around since 1981 when it was designed by Anick Goutal and Francis Camail. A bottle starts at $1500.
Chanel No. 5 by Chanel
Chanel is a perfume powerhouse. The Number 5 is highly sought after and has been associated with high profile celebrities like Nicole Kidman. It is a cocktail of nature’s top scents with jasmine, sandalwood, amber, rose, civet, ylang-ylang, vanilla, and lemon. A bottle starts at $1500.
Bolt of Lightning by JAR
This perfume by Joel A. Rosenthal comes in a handcrafted bottle. This gives each hand-cut bottle the unique lightning bolt patterns. A bottle starts at $760.
24 Faubourg by Hermes
This is another French top brand perfume for women. The claim to lasting for 24 hours without fading comes from the strong fragrances in the perfume. It has jasmine, amber, sandalwood, gardenia, orange blossom, iris, vanilla, peach, vanilla, ylang-ylang, and Iris. A bottle goes for $1500.
This is a spicy fragrance with heavy oriental influences complete with an Egyptian maze of the package. It is also one of the all-time famous brands has been around since 1954. The perfume contains fragrances from pepper, clove, tuberose, red pepper, jasmine, sandalwood, and rose. A bottle starts at $2,000.
Gucci for women
Gucci perfume by renowned Italian designer Gucci is widely popular and liked. It is known for well-designed packaging and a wider range of pricing, with some of the packages affordable. Gucci bloom starts at $53.