Not content with his domination of the fashion industry, Ford has successfully branched out into theworld of perfumery, and White Patchouli is his latest offering. The heady mix of rose, jasmine and patchouli will appeal to glamorous girls who want to get noticed.
Inspired by Lancôme's latest muse, the actress Anne Hathaway, Magnifique is an unusual combination of woody and floral notes. Rose and jasmine are combined with vetiver and sandalwood in a gorgeous ruby-red bottle.
Grapefruit, pomegranate, nectar and fig combine harmoniously with mimosa and gardenia in Women, a sparkling new offering from the American designer Donna Karan. Although the scent is pretty distinctive, it isn't overpowering, so you wont leave too much of a heady trail in your wake.
As one of the most consistently popular fragrances since its inception in 1921, it was always going to be tough to improve upon No 5. But in my opinion, this new "lighter" version, Eau Première, is even lovelier. A truly modern classic.
Rendezvous, a new version of Lempicka's popular Midnight fragrance, is a sweet and intoxicating mix of jasmine, myrrh and vanilla, Collectors will love the purple apple-shaped bottle, with its golden swirls and hearts.
While travelling through India, Space NK founder Nicky Kinnaird was inspired to create Champaca, a subtle scent with hints of vetiver, cedarwood, amber and musk. It shrouds the skin rather like incense, and transports one, if only in the imagination, to thewondrous temples of Rajasthan.
If warm,woody scents are your thing, you will love the new Sensuous from Estée Lauder. In its tactile bottle with rose-gold cap, this scent is romantic and nostalgic in equal measure, and will be flying off the shelves at Christmas.
A major British perfume house at the turn of the last century, Girard has been resurrected by Boots. In its charming bottle, Lysval smells old-fashioned and romantic, with hints of hyacinth, lily of the valley and freesia. Exclusive to Boots.
This pretty bottle contains a cocktail of blackberry, pear and citron, as well as freesia, sandalwood and musk. A collaboration between the artistic director Alber Elbaz and perfumer Anne Flipo, Jeanne is a tribute to the great couturier, Jeanne Lanvin.
Unisex colognes are a great alternative to wearing heavy perfumes, and this zingy new offering, Sweet Lime & Cedar Cologne, was inspired by the mix of spices, delicate floral fragrances and aromatic leaves in Thai cuisine. Layer throughout the day.