Celebrities introducing and endorsing their own line of perfumes seem to be a new working trend today. The world of fragrances is now loaded with celeb line of perfumes. Celebs who introduced fragrance line like Britney Spears did, seem to be raking in the hefty profits. This has made the venture a popular option amongst the celebs like Katy Perry, Rihanna, Justin Bieber and Kim Kardashian’s as the latest entrants. Celebrity perfumes have a deep connection with the celebs, hence we have complied top 10 celebrity fragrances for the year 2011.
1. Kim Kardashian’s Love
Kim is all set to get married this year, but this is not the only excitement in her life. Her new perfume range is all set to be launched, that is called Love and is specially for her wedding, could not have given a better name to her fragrance as she has got her love of life too. The range is limited to 1000 bottles out of which 200 for her bridal shower and 799 for the rest of her fans. The scent comes in a crystal-embellished platinum-finished bottle and a black velvet case that is inspired by Kim’s engagement ring box and has notes of sparkling red currant, pink freesia, star jasmine, Egyptian tuberose, and musk.
2. Katy Perry’s Purr
Price: $65 for 3.4 OZ
The year seems to be lucky for Katy Perry, she got married and now she has her own line of perfume. 'Purr' is the name of the fragrance inspired by her own name. The perfume begins with an aroma of peach nectar and forbidden apple and revolves around many floral fragrances like jasmine blossom, Bulgarian rose and vanilla orchid. The perfume is playful yet sophisticated just like the singer herself.3. Rihanna’s Reb’l Fleur
Price: $ 59 for 100 ml
Created in collaboration with internationally renowned perfumers Caroline Sabas, Rihanna’s perfume is daring, seductive and truly memorable. Launched in January, the perfume is a blend of fragrance of countryside and glamour. With the top notes delicious fruits, red berries, purple plums and juicy ripe peaches, the perfumes take you to Hawaiian hibiscus flower.4. Jennifer Lopez’s Love and Light
Price: $58 for 75 ml
Jennifer Aniston is not the only one who is creating a fragrance line this year, Jennifer Lopez who has already launched a series of perfumes, is all set to launch her latest fragrance Love and Light. This fragrance is less about the world and more about you inner self as said by J’Lo. With the notes of sparkling woody floral; notes feature mandarin, red currant, pomegranate, rose crystal absolute, apricot, jasmine, patchouli, musk and praline. The fragrance will be a true delight and will be in stores in September.
5. Taylor Swift’s Wonderstruck
Next in the list is the country star Taylor Swift who has bottled her own fragrance line that has been partnered with beauty company Elizabeth Arden. The perfume is known as Wonderstruck and is yet to be released in October this year. The title of the fragrance was picked from a title of her hit song Enchanted, and is dedicated to the people in love. The notes of the perfume starts with green tea, apple blossom, raspberry and dewberry on top followed by Hawaiian blanket, hibiscus in the middle and last come vanilla, musk, peach and sandalwood.
6. Justin Bieber’s Someday
Price: $55 for 3.4 Ounce
Not only matured celebrities but young celebs are also trying their hands on launching their own fragrances. 17 year old young sweetheart Justin Bieber is launching a perfume for young women, named Someday. Bottled in a heart shape top with a charm hanging out of bottle, the fragrance is a blend of fruity gourmand. Bieber being one of the current heartthrobs of girls knows what girls like and want to smell nice and fresh, hence the fragrance was launched.
To debut in the line of perfume, the famous celebrity Jennifer Aniston has launched a fragrance with her own name. The perfume is inspired from her childhood memories and is available on the shelves of Sephora. The fragrance that reminds her of her own childhood has a hint of west coast citrus, sandalwood and coastal wildflowers.
8. Heidi Klum’s Shine
The famous model Heidi Klum who is known for her beauty, is now all set to launch her own range of fragrance for the first time. Her fragrance is known as Shine that is sensual and feminine that will leave you spellbound. The perfume has a hint of pear, pink peppercorn, and mandarin at the top followed by mimosa absolute, sunflower, and lily of the valley at the middle and last comes Venezuelan tonka bean, vanilla, and musk cosmone. The beautiful golden bottle has a unique circular wavy pattern that makes it looks even elegant, will be in stores in September this year.
9. Celina Dion’s Signature
Price: $16, $27 and $34
Celine Dion is not new kid on the block of fragrance creator and her previous perfumes did a filthy good business of $40 million in sales. Yet again, she is all set to launch her new fragrance in September this year known as Signature. With the notes of mimosa blossom, amberwood and sandalwood, the fragrance will be sold in 50,000 stores worldwide.
10. Karl Lagerfeld’s Paper Passion
The epitome of fashion Karl Lagerfeld is keenly interested in books, and his books of love can be smelled in his new range of perfumes. Paper Passion is inspired from the smell of books that has been created with the publisher Steidl. The notes of the fragrance has still been kept as a surprise and the only thing known about it is that the bottle will be encased within a hollowed-out-inside hardcover book.
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