If you could only wear one perfume for a year, what would you pick?

If you could only wear one perfume for a year, what would you pick? Share!

I’ve been really liking Tom Ford Amber Absolute a lot, so I think that would be mine!

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Nancy T Avatar

Easy!!! A bottle of 1970’s-80’s version of Karl Lagerfeld Chloe! Not even sure I would still love it like I did back then, but I’d still wear it for a year.
As for what I own at the moment? Hmm, they all seem to have a “mood” to them, or a “season”attached to them. Possibly only in my own mind, LoL.

Bgundy Avatar

At the moment it’s either le labo’s gaiac 10 or penhaligon’s blasted bloom though my mind might change in the next 24 hours considering am such a perfume whore lol

Xochitls Avatar

It would be dita von teese perfume I absolutely adore it I’m 21 yrs old and I love how sexy and musky the scent is. It’s a Bond girl status perfume.

Astrild Avatar

This one is easy for me to answer. Although I usually change my perfume during summer for a lighter scent, my signature perfume is Aire by Loewe. I could easily use this scent all year round.

BeyondtheBath(Stephie) Avatar

I LOVE AROMATONIC! I also love (and remember) AROMA FIT and AROMA CALM! Love those!

I have a bottle of Aroma Tonic that I’m holding on to…my precioussssssssss

Ariella Avatar

I already only wear one perfume lol CK B! I am so addicted to it that when I put on other perfumes (there are many others that I like) I can’t tolerate them. The only thing I don’t like about it is that it is so weak no one can smell it on me unless they are coming up close like to hug/kiss me. Even if I spray on a ton. I would like to find something stronger that I could be just as addicted to. Long answer lol!

Leigh Avatar

Jessica Simpson Fancy Love. I usually don’t even consider celebrity fragrance but this one has a nice floral clean smell and it lasts all day. I have about four bottles of perfume and I reach for this one the most. ?

Victoria Avatar

Jo Malone’s Nectarine Blossom and Honey is actually the kind of perfume I’d wear all year round. I would even consider it my signature scent. My boyfriend loves it so much on me and I get plenty of compliments whenever I wear it. If anything, this would be the kind of perfume I wear for life.

I love fresh and fruity scents and what I love about Nectarine Blossom and Honey the smell is like legit. Hahaha I hate that the price is crazy but it’s so worth it.

Mikhaela Avatar

Same! This fragrance is IT for me. Been wearing it for 3 years straight now, with a break this past summer to try Estee Lauder Beach Bronze fragrance (which is lovely but no Oud Wood!).

Amy Avatar

Actually I DID use just one perfume last year and it was Marc Jacobs. It’s unobtrusive, and just right for pretty much any time of the day/year. It’s the only perfume I’ve every used up without getting completely sick of it.

Celia Avatar

I would be bummed that I couldn’t mix or wear my other scents, but I stick to my favorites mostly anyway so this one’s easier for me 🙂 Tom Ford Black Orchid. Velvet Orchid and Amber Absolute would also make stiff competition here.

xamyx Avatar

Lou Lou by Cacharel has been my signature fragrance since it debuted, and all throughout HS & college, I *did* wear it nearly everyday, almost exclusively. I would still wear it everyday, but although not entirely DC’d, it’s not the easiest to procure… The only other perfume I loved nearly as much was Il Bacio by Borghese, but that was DC’d. Now, I cherish every spritz of my bottle of Lou Lou, and only pull it out of the dark, cool closet on the most special of occasions, and wear various/random scents, trying to find something that even comes close. Lou Lou just makes me feel invincible!

BeyondtheBath(Stephie) Avatar

My beloved, long discontinued, hoarding bottles of…

‘In Love Again’, by YSL.

Runner up: ‘Stella’ by Stella McCartney

Honorable Mentions: Happy (Clinique), Powdery Magnolia (Zara),
Tresor (Lancome)

Jane Avatar

I wear Liaisons Dangereuses by Kilian for few years and I can’t find anything better. I think I will just keep wearing it as long as it will be selling. This scent makes me feel happy and when I spray a sample of something else in the morning I regret about it immediately.

alexandra Avatar

It’s a toss up between Peace Love and Juicy Couture, and Pucci’s Acqua 330. They’re both so fresh and lovely. Sadly both have been discontinued, so I’m rationing my bottles. 🙁

IRockFaces Avatar

If I had to choose just one bottle it would be Chanel Coco Mademoiselle. It’s so good I used up my first sample of it in less than a week. I could wear that every single day.

Beha Avatar

I have several I love but if I had to chose one it would be Lancôme Trésor La Nuit. Even if lastly I tried YSL Black Opium and I felt in love and it Will be my next one. ???

SMITA Avatar

I choose 2 classics that I rotate Beautiful from Estee Lauder and Avon’s Free 02.

But I do have others I wear depending on the mood like Chanel Coco Mademoiselle, La chasse de papillons and a stash of others that I have to get through!!!:)

WildDove Avatar

I wear a lot of fragrance so it would be difficult to fix on just one for a long time, but I’d have to go with JM Wood Sage & Sea Salt or TM Alien. But I could probably come up with at least a dozen more.

Alicia Avatar

If I had to pick one, it would La Vie Est Belle by Lancôme. I’m in love with it and I reach for it often! Funny thing: I almost ALWAYS get asked if I’m wearing Flowerbomb when I wear this one!

My second favorite would be Fame by Lady Gaga. For a celebrity perfume, it’s amazing!

I really like Princess by Vera Wang too.

Lala H Avatar

Jo Malone Pomegranate Noir. I only wear JM – I have 4 of her fragrances (Pom Noir, Wood Sage & Sea Salt, Blackberry & Bay and Mimosa & Cardamom).

Pom Noir is my favourite and every time I wear it, I always get asked (by men!) what I’m wearing.

txabela Avatar

I wore D&G Light Blue to exhaustion for a couple of years but I do not get the same vibe out of it anymore… and this year it has been mostly Jo Malone’s Basil, Lime and Mandarin…. Although I like the sage, wood and sea salt …a lot…..but the Basil, Lime and Mandarin is such a pick me up in the morning . I have a cream version in my handbag too…..works as my particular rescue remedy!

Julie Avatar

I have a tough time finding fragrances that I like so….. I am always searching for something that does not give me a headache. So it would be, Le Cherche Midi No 1. Love lavender!!!!

Mia Avatar

Without a doubt, Atelier Cologne’s Vanille Insenseé. It’s the perfume that always makes my boyfriend remark, “You smell good!”

A few years ago my boyfriend’s university was having a carnival, and I went to get hooked up for the bungee ride. The technician asked me if he was allowed to tell me that I smell really good.

So yeah, I should really just call it the “You Smell Good” perfume.

Angela Avatar

There are only three perfumes I wear so a choice of any one of them would make me happy for a year:
Sisley “Eau de Soir”
Creed “Fleurissimo”
Hermes ” Caleche” (The original)

Diana Avatar

I actually can’t believe how hard this is for me…first I thought Versace Bright Crystal then Michael Kors Sexy Amber then Estee Lauder Sensuous Nude then Coach Poppy then Coach Poppy Blossom….sorry I just can’t honestly answer this question.

Angie Avatar

NO. i can survive with one blush, one lip colour, one foundation, but not without my babies 🙁

anyway my faves are:
dior miss dior
burberry london
thierry mugler alien
giorgio armani attitude (yes a man’s perfume. yes it’s discontinued)
cartier le panthere
versace crystal absolu

37inmyhead Avatar

Hmmmm.i just came off of a full year of Lancome’s La Vie Est Belle and always received tons of compliments. Tried Miss Dior, but just a bit too sweet for my body chemistry. Am presently several months into Chanel Coco Mademoiselle, and again the compliments are almost daily, so I figure I hit on another winner. My next buy will be Giorgio Armani’s Si’, and I can’t wait. I like a clean, sophisticated scent.
I’m not sure if I’ll make another La Vie est Belle purchase or not. Started getting a little sugary on me towards the end. Can anyone else out there relate?

Michele @Binxcat4ever Avatar

Hmmmmm. I use 2 perfumes now: Trish McEvoy No. 6 Mandarin and Ginger Lily and YSL Black Opium. if I could only wear one, it would have to be the McEvoy one since the fragrance is “lighter” and would be more wearable no matter what the temperature and humidity. I try to avoid more intense fragrances when the weather is warm or humid because they seem overbearing. It would be tough to give up Black Opium though because I really love it!

Helene Avatar

Hard one, I’d probably take Shalimar, I do think it’s changed, though. I could go with my newest love, I’ve worn it a lot this year, YSL Black Opium.
I used to love Opium when I was youn, but I don’t recognise the scent of it as the one I loved. They may have changed the formula, the same for some other old time favourites.

caryse Avatar

tooooo hard! recently, i got given the whole sì by giorgio armani coffret collection and i have been wearing the eau de parfum pretty non-stop. however, i do love classic burberry, tom ford tobacco vanille, jo malone’s agave & cacao & tokyo milk’s honey & the moon & stella.

i think for now, i am gonna have to #saysi

Alecto Avatar

[sigh] Can I say the one I currently use, which is an in-the-bottle blend of two different perfumes? If I have to pick one off-the-shelf perfume, it would be Voyage d’Hermes eau de toilette.

If I can pick the one I’m currently using, it’s Voyage d’Hermes parfum with a very small amount of Atelier Cologne Orange Sanguine Cologne Absolue.

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