Traditionally, fragrances were designed to be masculine or feminine. Nowadays it’s a different story. Unisex fragrances are all the rage, with men and women choosing to wear fresher scents with a woody or fruit background. We’ve picked some interesting unisex fragrances that we are sure men and women will love.
Apsu means ‘freshwater’ in ancient mythology and this fragrance is all about refreshing greens drenched in water. Think fresh herbs such as lemony bergamot and a touch of cilantro with a mix of heady violet leaves. The bases notes of cedar wood, amber and frankincense give this eau de toilette a maturity and depth.
Many of Jo Malone’s fragrances are unisex so it was difficult to choose. We settled on this one which features fruity mandarin and fresh lime then finishes with peppery tones and a hint of basil and white thyme. A really quirky blend.
Created to capture the roaming nature of gypsies, this Eau de parfum features top notes of lush pine needles and bergamot which then develop into musky sandalwood and vanilla. A lovely earthy scent that reminded us of forests.
This is a complex fragrance with many layers that evolves on the skin. It resembles the changing day, from the early morning energy and freshness to the warmth of midday, ending with the duskiness of evening. The first notes match the freshness of cut grass in the morning. This is followed by amber notes which signify midday then rich spice and wood for the evening.
A fresh opening note of florals and citrus from lemon verbena, quince and crisp pears lead into bergamot and bamboo. The base notes of cedar are tempered by clean cotton and pink peony.
This unisex fragrance is described as a ‘walk through the ancient countryside with the sea air in your lungs’. It features spicy ylang-ylang with an oakmoss base and while clary sage notes cut through to add freshness.
This is a woody scent that blends with your skin to create a unique fragrance that smells different on everyone. It uses a specific aroma chemical which then blends with your skin so the perfume will be unique on you.
This is a really gorgeous rich, fruity fig scent that is earthy and aromatic. It is inspired by childhood holidays in Greece spent sheltering from the sun in fig groves. It starts with a plummy fruity note and ends in a wood and spice finish.
An exciting fragrance from D.S. & Durga’s which has been described as ‘violets in a thunderstorm’. Powerful fruity notes of rhubarb and patchouli are matched with fresh violets.
This is reminiscent of old westerns and cowboys riding into the sunsets on worn leather saddles kicking up dust in their tracks. A smoky fragrance that combines cardamom, musk, spice and sandalwood with sweet iris and violet to create the subtle scent of soft leather and wood smoke.