SCENT-IMENTAL JOURNEY

Looking to the future of fragrance choices for the holidays, we glance behind us to see how a scent becomes a new classic, much like these vintage ads, as our aromatic avatar Lance Avery Morgan shares.

LUXE BE A GENTLEMAN TONIGHT
Acqua di Parma’s Colonia Centenary Edition is one you will savor for not only its vibrant essence, but also for its sterling silver bottle. Only 100 available. $1,105. At AcquaDiParma.com
FLOWER’S NEW POWER
Leave it to Viktor & Rolf to create serious eye candy with this limited edition sparkling bottle that equates with a whimsical scent. $120 for 1.7 oz. At Nordstrom.
PERFECTLY PASSIONATE
Reinvent yourself for a more magnetic impact with this limited edition Prada Amber Pour Homme gift set. The sleek bottle design will dazzle your cologne tray, to be sure. $274.99. At Fragrance.com and Neiman Marcus.
POP GOES THE PERFUME
Leave it to Stella McCartney’s new POP fragrance to add a pop of sandalwood and cedar in this decidedly feminine scent inspired by female friendship and independence. $92 for 3.3 oz. At Sephora.
ASK HIM, HE’S THE BOSS
Warm and spicy ginger make BOSS by Hugo Boss a favorite from boardroom to ballroom this season.
$85 for 100 ml. At Macy’s and Saks Fifth Avenue.
CAPITVATING CAPRI
Just like you’d let the Mediterranean breeze captivate you, dive into this scintillating Capri by Vince Camuto, with notes of grapefruit, musk and vanilla. $82 for 3.4 oz. At VinceCamuto..com
BOLD & SPIRITED
In Kenneth Cole’s new Black Bold scent for men, the use of mandarin, ginger and musks all help create this powerful redolence. $76 for 3.4oz At Macy’s.
GUILTY AS CHARGED
Gucci Guilty Platinum Pour Femme complements every woman’s urban and romantic essence for this season’s festive mood. $88 for 3.2oz. At Gucci.com
ADVENTURE? AVENTUS.
This irresistibly impressive fragrance, named for the historic emperor, is power in a bottle and leaves a lingering impression. $350 for 2.5oz. At Neiman Marcus.
SWEET TREAT
Just like its name, Bon Bon is a delightful scent that inspires you to unwrap your effervescent femininity with this special holiday edition. $120 for 1.7 oz. At Bloomingdales.
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