It’s spring, summer so it should be time to shake up your fragrance choices, and discover a possible new signature. Here is a selection of Parfum and Eau de Toilette  know you will love.


The Montblanc emblem intense is definitely for him. The packaging is inspired by the Meisterstuck Solitaire Douche stainless steel classique pen. Notes of grapefruit, violet leaves, cardamom, cinnamon, and velvet suede  available at the Perfume Shop

Dear Rose Song for a queen (my favourite) , and Dear rose Sympathy for the Sun are part of the original collection. Both available now, song for a queen opens with notes of bergamot and jasmine, and orange blossom. Sympathy for the sun is a fresh citrus-h fragrance with key notes of bergamot, lemon and jasmine petals and peonies. Make sure to grab this delectable gem at Harrods.

Paul Smith Sunshine was inspired by the spectrum of colour during a sunset. There are two versions to placate both men and women. For women there are notes of pink grapefruit, bergamot and juicy peach,  Bulgarian rose, jasmine and white peony in the heart. The base holds everything together with musk and sandalwood. The Sunshine for men EDT contains motes of coriander leaves, grapefruit, black pepper and coriander seeds. Available nationwide.

Narciso Rodríguez  is enhanced by nature, and the elegance of the woods, with a floral bouquet of Bulgarian rose and white peony to give a crisp and bright top note. I love the simple but expansive design of the bottle.

Camille Goutal and Isabelle Doven’s L’ile au The was inspired by the volcanic island of Jeju near South Korea, where the hills are embroidered with tea bushes. Key ingredients include top notes of mandarin, the deep green leaves of tea absolute, apricot notes of osmanthus and white musk in the base. Available nationwide from the 13th April.

Jean Paul Gautier Classique and Le Male are inspired by a print from the Designers 2013 S/S haute couture show of wild animals, Hindi dancers, Greek mythology and lush foliage. In Classique there are top notes of rose orange blossom, and Sicilian clementine zest.Heart notes feature ylang-ylang, samba, and white iris. Le Male is with aromatic lavender, mint and cardamom.