5 Fabulous Oud Fragrances You Need In Your Collection
In the world of fragrances, there exists a rare and exquisite treasure that captivates the senses like no other. Known as “liquid gold” in the perfumery realm, oud has enchanted fragrance enthusiasts for centuries with its deep, smoky, and complex character. Its distinct earthy notes, mingled with warm and sensual accords, create an olfactory symphony that exudes opulence and sophistication. In this carefully curated guide, we invite you to explore the crème de la crème of oud fragrances. From timeless classics that honour tradition to modern interpretations that push boundaries, these exceptional scents capture the essence of opulence and intrigue.
Looking for an ultra-feminine and faceted Oud that’s glitter, spice and all things nice? You’ll love this modern oud-fragrance that dazzles with top notes of saffron, rose & cardamom, which are warmed by nutmeg and velvet wood. A sensual blend of oud wood, benzoin and myrrh makes this fragrance perfect for date night.
Mauboussin Cristal Oud EDP
This suave, luxurious and deeply intense eau de parfum is for the man who isn’t afraid to make a statement with his fragrance. At the top, a bouquet of velvety, pungent and voluptuous roses gradually gives way to the torrid heat of incense anchored by the unmistakable earthiness of oud wood, which gives this fragrance an incomparable trail.
A bottled homage to the twenty years Maison Micallef founder, Martine has dedicated to fragrances and art. Delice is a softer oud that features a softer take on Oud fragrances for women, featuring a sumptuous blend of juicy oranges & plums, cinnamon, vanilla and oud.
A novel marriage of tuberose and oud is at the heart of this fragrance. Supported by a
bouquet of saffron, orange blossom, papyrus and patchouli, this fragrance opens with earthy notes and settles down to a warm embrace.
Issey Miyake Nuit d’Issey Polaris EDP
Like its celestial namesake, Nuit d’Issey Polaris Eau de Parfum is a sparkling and explosive fragrance accentuated by bergamot’s freshness, black pepper and aromatic cypress essence. In the heart, the oud accord, intense and deep, melds with the rich and woody facets of patchouli and cedar wood to reinvent the woody signature of the iconic Nuit d’Issey for a fragrance that defines masculine sensuality.