10 New Spring Fragrances That Deserve an Academy Award

With every season comes a batch of new, must-sniff fragrances and a batch of sparkling bottles to inspect. This spring, brands such as Chanel and Viktor & Rolf couldn’t decide on one scent, so they released multi-piece scents (so there’s something for everyone). Other fashion houses, including Dior, Miu Miu, and Gucci, are re-issuing newly packaged takes on their classic scents. Here, a guide to the 10 best new spring fragrances, just in time for the best awards show of the season.

Photo by Tim Walker, styled by Jacob K.

Oscar nominee Emma Stone in “Best Performances,” W Magazine February 2015.


For those who can’t pick just one scent, Chanel has shrunk 15 of its Les Exclusifs fragrances into adorable minis, all nestled in a chic limited-edition coffret that would dress up any vanity.

Chanel Les Exclusifs, $290,


Si’s Cate-Blanchett approved scent provides a delicate does of rose.

Giorgio Armani Si Rose Signature, $92,


Chloe’s Love Story Eau Sensuelle is an orange blossom delight, softened with a dose of heliotrope.

Chloé Love Story Eau Sensuelle, $105,


This herbal scent is just one elegant gem in Viktor & Rolf’s playful, six-piece collection, which also includes fragrances named Liquid Diamonds and Dirty Trick.

Viktor & Rolf Sage Spell, $220,


This classic Gucci fragrance still smells like citrusy bergamot and and buttery sandalwood, but its bottle just got a limited-edition makeover courtesy of Alessandro Michele.

Gucci Bamboo Eau de Parfum, $94,


Miu Miu’s L’Eau Bleue is a greener, dewier, honeysuckle-infused version of the brand’s very ladylike, lily of the valley eau de parfum.

Miu Miu L’Eau Bleue, $68,


The unexpected addition of rose water makes for a very modern, yet romantic, scent.

Ex Nihilo Devil Tender, $225,


If a classic floral scent isn’t your jam, try this option from Tory Burch, which is a riff on iris, with masculine hints of vetiver and patchouli.

Tory Burch Love Relentlessly, $68,


The ’80s are back and so is Dior’s scent Poison.

Dior Poison Girl, $60,


Narciso Rodriguez’s musky number packs a punch, thanks to the inclusion of pink peppercorn.

Narciso Rodriguez Fleur Musc Eau de Parfum, $97,