Mother’s Day is fast approaching; this year forget the mug with #1 Mum on it, the bunch of flowers and bubble bath - show your dearest mum just how much she means to you with a beautiful fragrance.
Perfume is a great Mother’s Day gift because it’s personal, plus what’s not to love about a mum who smells lovely? Match your mum to one of our top perfume picks.
BEAUTIFUL BY ESTEE LAUDER
The perfect perfume for your beautiful mum, this floral fragrance takes lily, jasmine and Bulgarian rose and combines them with uplifting mandarin and woody base notes of sandalwood, myrrh and tonka bean to create a light yet elegant scent.
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MARC JACOBS DECADENCE
Launched last year, Decadence is chic and sophisticated. The fragrance is a beautiful mix of warmth and sweetness. Top notes include Italian plum and iris; at the heart lies Bulgarian rose and jasmine with base notes of vetiver and amber. The bottle is reminiscent of a Marc Jacobs handbag, signifying luxury and glamour. Ideal for a stylish mamma!
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L'ORIGAN BY COTY
This classic fragrance is quite rare – just like your mum! Considered a progressive perfume at the time of creation (1905), L’Origan combines sweet florals with spicy and woody accords. Bergamot, ylang-ylang and peach are merged with carnation, jasmine and rose before settling on warming vanilla, sandalwood and musk.
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LA VIE EST BELLE BY LANCOME
Fresh and feminine, La Vie Est Belle (meaning ‘life is beautiful’ in French) signifies natural beauty and freedom. Orange blossom and a combination of iris and jasmine lead down to a base of patchouli and gourmand accord, resulting in a fresh, floral oriental fragrance.
If you want to gift your mum not just perfume, but a little inspiration too—this is the ideal present.
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COCO BY CHANEL
A classic soft oriental, Coco by Chanel is elegant and luxurious. With top notes of mandarin, frangipani and peach—jasmine, Bulgarian rose and orange blossom at the heart and leather and tonka bean at its base, Coco is timeless making it an ideal gift for mum this Mother’s Day.
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SANTAL BLUSH EAU DE PARFUM BY TOM FORD
Santal Blush EDP is a spicy woody oriental. A mesmerising fusion of sandalwood, Indian spices, florals (jasmine and rose) and woody notes, the result is a soft yet addictive unisex fragrance.
Of his Private Blend collection of fragrances, Tom Ford said, “It's where I have the ability to create very special, original fragrances that are unconstrained by the conventions of mainstream scent-making. Private Blend is designed with the true fragrance connoisseur in mind.” Knowing this makes Santal Blush, or any of the other scents in the collection, a perfect gift for the mum that likes luxe and is truly special.
Find out more - Santal Blush Eau de Parfum by Tom Ford
Most of all this Mother’s Day tell your mum how much she means to you and just how appreciated she is.