2017 Beauty Awards: Fragrance

Scent has the ability to evoke a memory even years later. Choose a special fragrance to remind you of your day every time you wear it.
by Katie Livanos
2017 The Knot Beauty Awards: Fragrance


The Knot pick for best beachy fragrance is Fresh, Honeysuckle
photo by Fresh

Planning a destination wedding or seaside nuptials? The perfect balance of lightweight and luscious, this slightly fruity scent just smells like summer.

Fresh Honeysuckle, $90 for 3.4 oz., Fresh.com


The Knot pick for best floral fragrance is Chloe, Roses de Chloé
photo by Chloe

Complementary notes of amber and white musk give a classic rose fragrance a more modern feel.

Chloe Roses de Chloé, $95 for 1.7 oz., Ulta.com


The Knot pick for best fresh fragrance is the Jo Malone's White Jasmine & Mint
photo by Jo Malone

This mix of jasmine, wild mint and orange flower is reminiscent of a crisp walk in a lush garden. 

Jo Malone White Jasmine & Mint, $130 for 1 oz., JoMalone.com


The Knot pick for best spicy scent is the Diptyque Eau des Sens
photo by Diptyque

The unexpected trio of bitter orange, juniper and patchouli is intoxicating but never overpowering—and is earthy enough to be unisex.

Diptyque Eau des Sens, $130 for 3.4 oz., DiptyqueParis.com


The Knot pick for best sweet fragrance is Kate Spade's, Walk on Air
photo by Kate Spade

Still searching for your "something blue"? We’ve got you covered. Not only does this aqua-hued bottle look adorable on your nightstand, but just one spritz wraps you in a floral blend of lily of the valley, magnolia and white iris. 

Kate Spade Walk on Air, $95 for 3.4 oz., KateSpade.com

Readers' Choice: Classic

The name of this best-selling bridal scent says it all. A well-rounded combination of sweet lychee, floral marigold and seductive musk makes for a timeless love letter in a bottle.

Ralph Lauren Romance, $92 for 3.4 oz., RalphLauren.com

Budget Pick: Romantic

The Knot's pick for best romantic scent is the Avon Prima
photo by Avon

We still can’t believe this luxe-smelling fragrance costs less than $50. Appropriate for any time of year, you’ll feel sophisticated while wearing the velvety essence of plum, rose and oak moss. 

Avon Prima, $30 for 1.7 oz., Avon.com 

Check out more of The Knot 2017 Beauty Awards winners here

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