May 012010

With Mother’s Day just around the corner, here a few fabulous scents for the the amazing woman in your life.

If you mom is fashion forward, chic and elegant she may enjoy Balenciaga Paris. After 12 years, Nicholas Ghesquiere of Balenciaga felt that it was time to introduce the world to this fragrance that embodies French elegance. This scent is the first in what is anticipated to be a long collection of fragrances to come.

Balenciaga Paris
This scent is a beautiful light violet note with pepper and mossy wood undertones. The beautiful bottle is made from blown class and free of adornments. Balenciaga Paris is available at fine retails stores nationwide including Bergdorf Goodman

Balenciaga Paris Eau De Parfum 1.7 oz retails for $95

Balenciaga Paris Eau De Parfum 2.5 oz retails for $130

If you mom is more on the garden loving side why not give her a floral scent that won’t wilt, Chloe Eau De Fleurs features a beautiful trio of lavender, nasturtium and neroli. Housed in luxurious glass bottles with minimal lines and a metal cube stopper, this iconic bottle expresses the Chloé values: simplicity and sophistication, authentic luxury and timeless elegance.

Chloe eau de fleurs
Chloé Eau de Fleurs Collection:
Chloé eau de fleurs Néroli 100 ml – $135.00
Chloé eau de fleurs Lavande 100 ml – $135.00
Chloé eau de fleurs Capucine 100 ml – $135.00

Chloé Eau de Fleurs fragrances are available exclusively at Saks Fifth Avenue and Chloé boutiques.

If you mom is the Gourmet type she may enjoy a scent from the Marc Jacobs Patisserie Splash Collection. These limited edition scents are available in Apple, Pomegranate, and Biscotto.
Apple: Aromatic and energizing, this intriguing fresh scent evokes the tartness of an Apple, Lemon and Grapefruit, with the unexpected surprise of Rosemary, Jasmin and Magnolia.  Developed by Yann Vasnier of Givaudan in a crisp, green tint.

Pomegranate:  Capturing the sparkling radiance of this exotic fruit, this vibrant fragrance also exudes Mandarin Flowers, Bergamot, Rhubarb and Sugared Musk.  Created by perfumer Patty Hidalgo of Fragrance Resources in an inviting warm tint.

Biscotto: The perfect pick-me-up, this savory scent tempts the senses with Freesia, Bergamot, Orange Flower, Pistachio, and Vanilla.  Developed by Richard Herpin of Firmenich in a warm, gold tint.

Marc Jacobs Splash Visual Patiserrie 2010

Each scent from the Splash Collection retails for $68 and are available at Saks, Sephora, Bloomingdales, Nordstrom and March Jacobs Boutiques.

Disclosure: The product(s) featured in this review were provided for editorial consideration. Receipt of a product does not guarantee review and all opinions are my own. For further information, please see my disclosure policy.

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