Sensible Scents for Work

Spray away! These work-worthy perfumes won't leave your cubemate gasping for air.

Excerpts from a fragrance editorial, Sensible Scents, in Marie Claire @ work Magazine, May 2012 issue.

Green Florals

Chloe L'Eau de Chloe perfume
Chloe L'Eau de Chloe

Rose water sweetens patchouli. Eau de Toilette, $85 -- chypre rose floral
Maison Martin Margiela Untitled perfume
Maison Martin Margiela (Untitled)

Fresh orange meets warm cedar. Eau de Parfum, $140 -- woody green floral
Banana Republic Wildbloom Vert perfume
Banana Repulic Wildbloom Vert

A mellow mix of gardenia and sandalwood. EDP, $48 -- green floral
Guerlain London perfume
Guerlain London

Tangy grapefruit with bergamot. Eau de Parfum, $210 -- fruity floral green
Annick Goutal Le Muguet perfume
Annick Goutal Le Muguet

A fresh Mediterranean garden. Eau de Toilette, $120 -- floral
Jo Malone Peony and Moss perfume
Jo Malone Peony & Moss

Delicate peony balances crisp ivy notes. Cologne, $110 -- floral

Fruity Florals

Chanel Chance Eau Tendre perfume
Chanel Chance Eau Tender

Bright jasmine and white musk. Eau de Toilette, $72 -- fruity floral
Diptyque Eau Rose perfume
Diptyque Eau Rose

A subtle rose melange. Floral Water, $98 -- fruity floral
Coach Signature Summer perfume
Coach Signature Summer

Mandarin livens up amber and musk. Eau de Toilette, $65 -- fruity floral
Jimmy Choo perfume
Jimmy Choo

Florals get a zesty ginger punch. Eau de Toilette, $85 -- fruity floral
Faith Hill Soul2Soul perfume
Faith Hill Soul2Soul

White peach meets sweet lotus flower. Eau de Toilette, $32 -- fruity floral
Givenchy Dahlia Noir perfume
Givenchy Dahlia Noir

Softly sweet vanilla with sandalwood. Eau de Toilette, $79 -- fruity floral
Woody Florals
Michael Kors Suede perfume
Michael Kors Suede

A mandarin twist to lily of the valley. Eau de Parfum, $75 -- woody floral

(Hernon, Joy. "Sensible Scents" Marie Claire @ work May 2012: 102)

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