The Best Scents To Remind You Of The Great Outdoors | Clozette


Do certain scents remind you of a specific memory, person or place? The sense of smell can be an incredibly powerful tool in triggering strong memories or transporting you to a specific destination. If you’re yearning for a getaway in the great outdoors but can’t plan one anytime soon, let a whiff of these nature-inspired scents bring you to your fantasyland. 


Anna Sui Fantasia


A perfume with an elaborate golden horse design

USD62 (ourshop.com)


This floriental perfume, inspired by the fantasy of escaping your daily life and designed with a precious gold unicorn, is your scented invitation to your dream date in the park.

Byredo Gypsy Water

A bottle of perfume with a black cap

SGD310/~USD227 (escentials.com)


Inspired by deep forests, fresh soil and campfires, it’s everything you’d want in a perfume that will remind you of good times communing with nature in the woods.


Marc Jacobs Daisy Dream Blush

A bottle of pink perfume with flower embellishments

USD66.13 (ourshop.com)


Take in a breath of fresh air in a lush garden surrounded by violet leaves, roses and lily of the valley as you take a whiff of this floral perfume.

Salvatore Ferragamo Uomo Casual Life

A bottle of perfume with metallic design

USD60 (ourshop.com)


Its blend of woody and warm ambrox, geranium and coffee, and violet leaves in this concoction for men will have you dreaming of camping days in the mountains.



Bvlgari Omnia Pink Sapphire

A pink bottle of perfume with an interlocking ring shape

USD62.32 (ourshop.com)


A crisp, sunny afternoon as the sun shines above you is what you’ll remember this scent by. It features bright notes from pomelo zest and pink pepper that will energise you to take on a new adventure.

Diptyque Vetyverio


An oval bottle of perfume

SGD205/~USD150 (escentials.com)


Inspired by vetiver found in Haiti, this perfume will take you on an imaginary journey through the woods with its unique blend of smoky, fresh and subtly floral scents.



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The release of Urban Decay's Naked Cherry palette may have been announced earlier than the brand expected but it has not affected the excitement for the latest addition to the now-iconic Naked roster. Whether you're a beauty rookie or a seasoned enthusiast, we're sure you'll enjoy playing with the sultry, cherry-inspired hues of the palette and the entire collection. Before you get your hands on them when they release at Sephora Singapore stores and online on 11 October and at Urban Decay Freestanding stores and on Lazada on 25 October, here's what to pick from the collection. 


Naked Cherry Eyeshadow Palette


An eyeshadow palette

SGD83/~USD60


With 12 cherry-inspired shades that range from ivory to plum, this palette is what we would reach for sultry looks. There's a good mix of mattes and metallics, as with all other Naked palettes. And the names are just as fun, too. Young Love, Bang Bang, Feelz — are you excited yet?


Naked Cherry Vice Lipsticks

A lipstick with cherry design

SGD31/~USD22.71 each


Complement your eye look with lip colours that are just as ethereal. There are three new additions to the limited-edition Vice lipsticks made especially for the collection. There's Juicy, a light peachy-pink with copper micro-shimmer. And then there's Devilish, a berry pink with "tonal micro-shimmer." Last is Cherry, a deep berry wine.


Naked Cherry 24/7 Glide-on Eye Pencils


An eye pencil

SGD33/~USD24.18 each


There are also two new additions to the 24/7 Glide-on Eye Pencil line. Get playful with Love Drug, a deep wine metallic hue. Or you can go for a classic look with Black Market, a black satin shade.


Naked Cherry All Nighter Makeup Setting Spray


A pink bottle of setting spray

SGD22/~USD16.12


A first for Urban Decay, this version of the All Nigher Makeup Setting Spray not only has the look of the cherry-inspired collection but it actually smells like cherries! 



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Even in the dynamic worlds of fashion and beauty, there's still room for firsts. Just this week, we've witnessed a couple of groundbreaking moments and notable changes. From new awards to the latest ambassador of a heritage brand, here are the updates that are shaking the landscape.


Kylie Cosmetics x Jordyn Woods makeup collection is now available



BFFs Kylie Jenner and Jordyn Woods have finally unveiled their makeup collection for Kylie Cosmetics. Last weekend, the products were showcased on the beauty brand's Instagram Stories, including swatches of lippies, highlighters and shades from the eyeshadow palette. Judging from the colours, it looks like good makeup options for fall with all the oranges, mauves and brick reds. Are you interested to try?


Green carpet awards in the spotlight



With Gucci missing from the Milan Fashion Week lineup, the spotlight fell on the Green Carpet Fashion Awards. Dubbed by some as the Oscars of sustainable fashion, the award-giving body gives recognition to luxury brands and personalities who champion sustainability. This year, the new Wellness Award was given to Elle Macpherson for her advocacy. Meanwhile, the CNMI In Recognition For Sustainability went to Donatella Versace for her fashion brand's sustainability initiatives. And the coveted Franca Sozzani GCC Award for Best Emerging Designer was won by Gilberto Calzolari. You can check out the full list of winners here.


Skinfood CEO to sell shares?



SKINFOOD is one of those OG Korean skincare brands that has been in the scene before K-Beauty became extremely popular. Over the years, they have released products that gained cult-following like the Black Sugar Mask, Tomato line and many more. However, as competition became tough, SKINFOOD's popularity met a decline. And now, there are rumours that their CEO is seeking to sell shares before the brand's value further decreases. Whatever may happen, we'll be keeping tabs on what's next for the brand.


Rimowa unveils the icon film of Yoon Ahn



As part of Rimowa's first-ever global campaign, the brand is releasing Yoon Ahn's icon film, which was shot in her hometown in Tokyo. Yoon's film emphasises how travel and movement make her the icon that she is and that this process is important for her to come up with ideas as Dior Homme's director of jewellery. Other personalities who will have their own icon film as well are Virgil Abloh, Roger Federer and Adwoa Aboah. 


Michael B. Jordan is the new face of Coach


Michael B. Jordan wearing a beige sweater


Coach recently announced that actor and producer Michael B. Jordan is the first global face of the Coach menswear business. In the coming seasons, Michael B. Jordan will be in the global advertising campaigns for men’s ready-to-wear, accessories and fragrance, starting with the Spring 2019 season. The partnership will also include special design projects with Creative Director Stuart Vevers and philanthropic endeavours with the Coach Foundation.


(Cover photo from: @gilbertocalzolari_official)



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