[W]hat does luxury smell like? A velvety oud? An intense rose? A fresh orange blossom? The rise of niche, luxury scents has one of the biggest trends in fragrance over the last few years, with a 6% rise in sales over the past year alone. Independent and established brands have become more and more inventive with their scents, using the finest ingredients to create a more individual experience.
No one wants to smell like a celebrity any more, it’s all about wearing a perfume that only you know about. But how do you find it? To help you along the way, here’s our pick of the best luxury fragrances for AW17.