Carolina Herrera : The designer celebrates summer in her beloved New York with 212 Splash and 212 Men Splash. The women’s fragrance opens with bergamot, grapefruit and mandarin, moves to peony and lychee and ends with musk and sandalwood. Men Splash is invigorating and fresh, with bergamot, fresh mint, ginger and cardamom. Rs2,450 for 60ml of the women’s fragrance and Rs2,800 for 100ml of the men’s.
Nina Ricci : The legendary classic L’Air du Temps, has made way for this limited edition version to celebrate spring. L’Eau du Temps is a fruity, flowery cocktail with hints of musk and amber. The trademark doves still adorn the stopper. Rs2,000 for 50ml.
Azzaro : These bubble-like bottles of Azzaro Now contain a soft floral scent with white tea, jasmine and bergamot for women, while the male fragrance is icy cool with hints of white leather, driftwood and rose oxide. Rs2,200 for 80ml.
Paco Rabanne : The limited edition Ultraviolet Summer Pop for men and women is a burst of colour and scents. The fruity floral female scent has mandarin, raspberry and pink pepper hints, while cedar wood, moss and green pimento gives the male version a zing. Rs2,200 for 80ml of the women’s fragrance and Rs2,060 for 100ml of the men’s.
Givenchy : There’s no mistaking this bottle. After the delish Very Irresistible Givenchy, the brand’s latest summer offering is Very Irresistible Givenchy Summer Sun. This one is a fresher version of the sexy original, with an aquatic top note, a sorbet of roses and lychee and ending with a salty woody accent. The family has also expanded with Very Irresistible Givenchy Fresh Attitude for men. The clear blue glass column holds fresh mint, grapefruit zest, basil and mocha. Rs2,255 for 75ml of the women’s fragrance and Rs2,970 for 100ml of the men’s.
Escada : The blue lotus is the inspiration behind Into the Blue. The scent is a fusion of aquatic and florals, with peony, water fruits, green leaves and herbs. Rs3,000 for 75ml.