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The Ten Best Winter Perfumes

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<b>1. No 5</b>
£73, 3 20ml EDP purse spray, Chanel, 020 74933836
In the winter months No 5's warm amber hue, rose jasmine accord and famed aldehydes are more lovely than ever.

<b>1. No 5</b> £73, 3 20ml EDP purse spray, Chanel, 020 74933836 In the winter months No 5's warm amber hue, rose jasmine accord and famed aldehydes are more lovely than ever.

&lt;b&gt;2. Opium&lt;/b&gt;
£48, 30ml EDT, Yves Saint Laurent, available nationwide
A mix of precious jasmine absolute, myrrh, vanilla and more, make Opium, launched in the 1980s, one of the great Oriental fragrances.

<b>2. Opium</b> £48, 30ml EDT, Yves Saint Laurent, available nationwide A mix of precious jasmine absolute, myrrh, vanilla and more, make Opium, launched in the 1980s, one of the great Oriental fragrances.

&lt;b&gt;3. Escentric 01&lt;/b&gt;
£68.50, Escentric Molecules, harveynichols.com
The allure of this inventive play on the aroma-chemical Iso E Super endures. Escentric 01 is mixed with pepper, lime, orris and incense.

<b>3. Escentric 01</b> £68.50, Escentric Molecules, harveynichols.com The allure of this inventive play on the aroma-chemical Iso E Super endures. Escentric 01 is mixed with pepper, lime, orris and incense.

&lt;b&gt;4. Comme des Garçons 2&lt;/b&gt;
£45, 50ml EDP, Comme des Garçons, 020 7494 6220
This most loved of the CdG scents mixes incense, patchouli, Chinese cedar wood, amber, labdanum, vetiver and ink.

<b>4. Comme des Garçons 2</b> £45, 50ml EDP, Comme des Garçons, 020 7494 6220 This most loved of the CdG scents mixes incense, patchouli, Chinese cedar wood, amber, labdanum, vetiver and ink.

&lt;b&gt;5. Tam Dao&lt;/b&gt;
£48, 50ml, Diptyque, 0207 224 4948
Lovers of sandalwood won't be disappointed by this scent, courtesy of niche French perfumier, Diptyque.

<b>5. Tam Dao</b> £48, 50ml, Diptyque, 0207 224 4948 Lovers of sandalwood won't be disappointed by this scent, courtesy of niche French perfumier, Diptyque.

&lt;b&gt;6. Ambre Narguilé&lt;/b&gt;
£150, 100ml EDT, hermes.com
Ambre Narguilé blends amber, benzoin, labdanum, musk and vanilla. A smart leather Hermès case that comes with the fragrance costs an extra £211.

<b>6. Ambre Narguilé</b> £150, 100ml EDT, hermes.com Ambre Narguilé blends amber, benzoin, labdanum, musk and vanilla. A smart leather Hermès case that comes with the fragrance costs an extra £211.

&lt;b&gt;7. Rose de Nuit&lt;/b&gt;
£107, 75ml, sergelutens.com
A preternaturally lovely abstract rose patchouli accord. Visit Serge Lutens' boutique in Palais Royale, Paris, to experience its beauty first hand and then buy it online.

<b>7. Rose de Nuit</b> £107, 75ml, sergelutens.com A preternaturally lovely abstract rose patchouli accord. Visit Serge Lutens' boutique in Palais Royale, Paris, to experience its beauty first hand and then buy it online.

&lt;b&gt;8. Timbuktu&lt;/b&gt;
£55, 50ml EDT, artisanparfumeur.com
Green mango, karo karounde, incense, papyrus, patchouli, myrrh and vetiver combine in a juice that is as sophisticated as it is sauvage.

<b>8. Timbuktu</b> £55, 50ml EDT, artisanparfumeur.com Green mango, karo karounde, incense, papyrus, patchouli, myrrh and vetiver combine in a juice that is as sophisticated as it is sauvage.

&lt;b&gt;9. Noir Epices&lt;/b&gt;
£95, 50ml, Editions de Parfums Frederic Malle, lessenteurs.com
Michel Roudnitska's gloriously spicy mix layers orange, rose and geranium over nutmeg, cinnamon, ginger, black pepper and clove.

<b>9. Noir Epices</b> £95, 50ml, Editions de Parfums Frederic Malle, lessenteurs.com Michel Roudnitska's gloriously spicy mix layers orange, rose and geranium over nutmeg, cinnamon, ginger, black pepper and clove.

&lt;b&gt;10. Shalimar&lt;/b&gt;
£60.50, 50ml EDP, Guerlain, 01923 233 887
A mix of exotic flower scents, sandalwood, spice, iris, hesperides, opopanax and amber, Shalimar's loveliness remains unrivalled.

<b>10. Shalimar</b> £60.50, 50ml EDP, Guerlain, 01923 233 887 A mix of exotic flower scents, sandalwood, spice, iris, hesperides, opopanax and amber, Shalimar's loveliness remains unrivalled.

<b>1. No 5</b> £73, 3 20ml EDP purse spray, Chanel, 020 74933836 In the winter months No 5's warm amber hue, rose jasmine accord and famed aldehydes are more lovely than ever.

Spicy, woody, citrus or exotic floral...Theres little more uplifting than a warm fragrance when it’s cold outside

1. No 5

£73, 3 20ml EDP purse spray, Chanel, 020 74933836

In the winter months No 5's warm amber hue, rose jasmine accord and famed aldehydes are more lovely than ever.



2. Opium

£48, 30ml EDT, Yves Saint Laurent, available nationwide

A mix of precious jasmine absolute, myrrh, vanilla and more, make Opium, launched in the 1980s, one of the great Oriental fragrances.



3. Escentric 01

£68.50, Escentric Molecules, harveynichols.com

The allure of this inventive play on the aroma-chemical Iso E Super endures. Escentric 01 is mixed with pepper, lime, orris and incense.



4. Comme des Garçons 2

£45, 50ml EDP, Comme des Garçons, 020 7494 6220

This most loved of the CdG scents mixes incense, patchouli, Chinese cedar wood, amber, labdanum, vetiver and ink.



5. Tam Dao

£48, 50ml, Diptyque, 0207 224 4948

Lovers of sandalwood won't be disappointed by this scent, courtesy of niche French perfumier, Diptyque.



6. Ambre Narguilé

£150, 100ml EDT, hermes.com

Ambre Narguilé blends amber, benzoin, labdanum, musk and vanilla. A smart leather Hermès case that comes with the fragrance costs an extra £211.



7. Rose de Nuit

£107, 75ml, sergelutens.com

A preternaturally lovely abstract rose patchouli accord. Visit Serge Lutens' boutique in Palais Royale, Paris, to experience its beauty first hand and then buy it online.



8. Timbuktu

£55, 50ml EDT, artisanparfumeur.com

Green mango, karo karounde, incense, papyrus, patchouli, myrrh and vetiver combine in a juice that is as sophisticated as it is sauvage.



9. Noir Epices

£95, 50ml, Editions de Parfums Frederic Malle, lessenteurs.com

Michel Roudnitska's gloriously spicy mix layers orange, rose and geranium over nutmeg, cinnamon, ginger, black pepper and clove.



10. Shalimar

£60.50, 50ml EDP, Guerlain, 01923 233 887

A mix of exotic flower scents, sandalwood, spice, iris, hesperides, opopanax and amber, Shalimar's loveliness remains unrivalled.

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