A perfume is not something you should trifle with. It’s something sacred, a part of your personality that should make an impact. If you wish to go on a quest for the unique perfume that is similar to you, why not finding happiness in a niche perfumery?
We talk a lot about niche perfumery, but what is it? Actually, it’s a bit the mass distribution anti-perfume. These are fragrances mostly handcrafted and of a better quality, which doesn’t mean it costs more than the perfumes we’re used to find in regular stores.
These perfumes are quite rare. Generally speaking, you’re very not likely to run across someone else wearing the same fragrance as you do. Your relationship with your perfume is much more personal. The same perfumer can offer you a very large range of fragrances.
But before throwing yourselves into this quest, here are a few advices likely to make you save time by targeting the notes that can help you and your perfumer determinate what could be the perfect perfume for you. First of all, think about your personal taste: are you more into fruity scents? Sour scents? Sweet? Proceed by elimination or by likeness and list your criterion.
Next, think about your sweet memories. Take down memory lane and find your best memories. Do you remember lying in the shadow of a fig tree when you where in the countryside? Can you smell this delicious summer scent on a beach? How about a winter in Paris? Try to target the breath of fresh air you enjoyed when walking in the forest or in a rose garden, maybe?
Close your eyes and think about it.
There you are? Do you have a more precise idea? Here we go, let’s find you the unique perfume of your dream!
L’Artisan Parfumeur: one thousand fragrances, a favorite
L'Artisan Parfumeur is a bit like the Ali Baba's Cave with one thousand fragrances. This parfumier is now a real reference in Paris by generalizing niche perfumes.
Nicolaï: a true Haute Parfumerie setting
Nicolaï is a must for all those looking for an enchanting scent. Specialized in Haute parfumerie, it's a sure bet that will take you straight to our favorite.
Atelier Cologne or the perfume wardrobe
Atelier Cologne has everything to be the perfect perfume bar: bottles as far as your eyes can see, intoxicating fragrances, in other words, a choice so wide you don't know where to start. Even better, here you can get your own perfume wardrobe.
Le Studio des Parfums: Create your very own fragrance
Le Studio des Parfums is the address you want to remember is you think that if you want something done right, you have to do it yourself. Why? Because here, you can create your very own perfume. Crazy, isn’t it?
Liquides: the rare perfume bar
At Liquides, perfume is a story of love and passion. In this perfume bar, you have the chance to discover exceptional fragrances created by thoroughly selected perfumers, the whole over a nice cup of coffee.
Sens Unique, the intimate niche perfumery
Sens Unique is an intimate address nestled in the heart of the Marais, the neighborhood of all trends and avant-gardes. Here, you'll find rare perfumes, exclusivities you won't find anywhere else.
Parle moi de Parfum: a family business
Parle moi de Parfum offers you to discover a selection of fragrances created thanks to the passion of a family for the art of perfume. An enchanting and very simple setting.
Molinard, French luxury perfumery
Molinard is the latest spot for those looking for a unique perfume. The first store of this perfumer in Paris opens the doors of its universe in the 6th arrondissement.
A Dior Parfums store on the Paris Champs-Elysées
Christian Dior storms the Champs-Elysées in Paris with the opening of a Dior Parfums concept store. A new unmissable address for the fans of the brand.
Maison Oriza L. Legrand in Paris, the perfumery transcending the ages
The Oriza perfumery is one of the oldest perfume houses in Paris. This store transcending the ages invites you to return to History through its fragrances.
Comptoir Sud Pacifique, the French and independent perfume house inviting to travel
Comptoir Sud Pacifique is a French and independent perfume house. Its two Parisian stores - set in the 1st and 6th arrondissements - bring together perfumes, scented candles and fashion accessories.
Jovoy Paris, the rare perfume setting set in the Place Vendôme area
Set a stone's throw from the Place Vendôme, Jovoy Paris is a reference in the universe of the Haute Parfumerie.
Happiness is at the tip of your nose.