Tis’ the season to go shopping! For millions of holiday shoppers, the launch of the holiday shopping season is this Friday. If you are one of those millions of shoppers who will be braving the crowds of bargain hunters, we say good luck! It’s the most wonderful time of the year…
One of the most popular gift ideas is fragrance. Men, women, even kids all seem to love the gift of scent. Choosing our own scents is a risky enough proposition. But how do you choose scent for someone else? There are a few considerations you need to make before you head out to purchase.
First, it’s important to remember that the basis of all quality fragrance is the oils, and each oil reacts differently with each person. A fragrance suitable for your grandmother may not be appropriate for your new girlfriends…are you listening to men? A fragrance should enhance the personality of the wearer, and knowing the personality of the person who will wear said fragrance is the best place to start.
With so many fragrances on the market, you could spend the entire holiday shopping season sampling different scents. With a glut of celebrity endorsed
First up: Citrus: Typically citrus-hinted fragrances are considered energetic and refreshing. They are considered appropriate for either a warm day or evening
Green: Green fragrances are more natural in their essence. Words used to describe these almost neutral fragrances include sporty, artsy, and alluring. These fragrances typically work well in a work or play setting, and their innocuous properties make them an ideal choice for gift giving. Chypre: The brainchild of French perfumer Francois Coty, it is based on his impressions of the island of Cyprus. A combination of woody, mossy, and flowery, these exotic fragrances can sometimes include hints of leather or fruit.
Chypre fragrances have a dry
In our next entry, we will talk about the remaining three families of scent. In the meantime, if you are still scratching your head at the information we’ve discussed here, why not stop by Scented Studio®? Our trained staff can help you navigate the waters of choosing the perfect fragrance for a gift. Check back soon!