Fragrance + Fashion | All Dressed Up

Scent is an important thing to me. Fragrance connects to everything---memories, emotions, places, faces. For me, fragrance also ties to fashion. I usually wear my new favorite (Clinique Happy in Bloom), but when I have to dress up for something special I match my fragrance to my attire. If I'm wearing flirty clothes, I pick a floral or fruity scent. If I'm wearing something understated, I may choose a light, clean scent. And if I'm wearing something a little on the sexy side, I opt for something rich with notes of vanilla or musk.

What about you? Do you match your scent to your apparel? Here's some inspiration for merging fashion and fragrance... using scents from Victoria's Secret. (VS has some of the most amazing perfumes, lotions, and body mists.)

hopelessromanticFashion Trends & Styles - Polyvore
Utterly lovely and a dreamer at heart, the Hopeless Romantic dons a lacy dress in pale pink. Her dress may be short and sweet, but her metallic gold heels are sky high. She accessorizes with a shiny golden clutch and pretty pearl and diamond rings. On her skin she wears "Strawberries and Champagne" from the VS Secret Garden collection.

thegirlnextdoorFashion Trends & Styles - Polyvore
Fun and flirtatious, the Girl-Next-Door is adorable in a breezy floral sundress and girly pink gladiator sandals. She likes understated jewelry like silver heart-shaped lockets. She spritzes on "Pretty & Pure" from the VS PINK collection.

lefemmefataleFashion Trends & Styles - Polyvore
A seductress evocative of the silver screen, Le Femme Fatale opts for a little black dress that makes a big statement. Her cage heels may be powder pink in color, but they're sexy to the core. She prefers her accents in silver and sparkle. And her fragrance of choice is VS's "Noir" from the Sexy Little Things collection.

greciangoddessFashion Trends & Styles - Polyvore
Glowing with both radiant confidence and effortless beauty, the Grecian Goddess is clad in a silky champagne-hued trapeze dress and intricate gold gladiator sandals. She selects understated golden jewelry and a gleaming clutch. She smells of "Heavenly" from the Victoria's Secret Dream Angels collection.

Which would be your combination of choice? I'm quite enamored with Le Femme Fatale, but I think the Hopeless Romantic suits me better. ;)


1 comment:

Bethany said...

I wear the Pretty & Pure and I love its scent. I just love everything about VS