6 Playful Scents Just Made for Summer
CK One Summer Eau de Toilette
This breezy limited-edition fragrance takes all of the best parts of the original and adds a summery twist (a lime, grapefruit, and melon twist to be precise!). With a mesmerizing blue-green gradient bottle, it’s a feast for the eyes, too.
To buy: $52, macys.com.
Want more ideas? See more summer fragrances.
Featured July 2014
Dolce & Gabbana Dolce Eau de Parfum Spray
Notes of sandalwood and cashmeran ground this otherwise floral fragrance, scenting skin with a soft, feminine essence that lingers.
To buy: $90, sephora.com.
Lanvin Me L’eau Eau de Toilette
From the frosty pink bottle to the delicate chain wrapped around the cap, there is no denying that this perfume might be something special. But the scent—an exquisite blend of mandarin, magnolia, and cedarwood—makes you believe it.
To buy: $92, nordstrom.com.
Nuxe Prodigieux le Parfum
Though the perfume is complex in theory (with head notes of bergamot and mandarin; middle notes of rose, gardenia, and magnolia; and base notes of vanilla and coconut milk) the feeling it evokes is quite simple: the utter contentment you feel when lying down on a sun-drenched beach.
To buy: $69, nuxe.com.
Escada Born in Paradise Eau de Toilette Spray
Inspired by a piña colada, this fruity fragrance includes a cocktail of tropical treats like pineapple, coconut milk, and watermelon. Worried about smelling too sweet? Sensual sandalwood adds a warm, unexpected layer that comes through as the scent dries down.
To buy: $59, ulta.com.