5 Summer Fragrances Perfect For Your Wedding Day and Beyond

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Summer Wedding Perfumes

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Between guests Instagramming away with your thoughtfully crafted hashtag, your professional photographer and videographer, you've thought of every way to capture each moment of your wedding. But perhaps the most memorable way to relive the special day? Your wedding day fragrance. Not only does it make you smell great, but every time you spritz it afterward, it'll act as a nostalgic trigger of your walk down the aisle, first dance, and all the other romantic moments that make up your big day. Sure you could go with your signature scent, but these special bottles below are a great excuse to try something new. Whether you want something that complements your bouquet, a subtle woodsy perfume, or a fresh and lively spritz, there's a summery new option for you.

Lancome La Vie Est Belle Florale

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Lancôme
The gorgeous pink bottle looks great on your vanity, but it's way more than just pretty packaging. The scent inside — made from crisp notes of freesia, mimosa and violet leaf accord — is fresh, easy to wear, and won't compete with your bouquet. ("La Vie Est Belle Florale" perfume, $69 for 1.7 oz., Lancôme)

Aerin Mediterranean Honeysuckle

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Aerin
Beach brides, look no further than this Mediterranean-inspired spritz. Bright, uplifting notes of grapefruit, honeysuckle, and Lily of the Valley complement a casual, destination setting. Then, there's the unexpected twist of Italian bergamot that grounds it and makes the scent last throughout the night with a single spritz. ("Mediterranean Honeysuckle" perfume, $110 for 1.7 oz., Aerin)

Stella McCartney POP Rollerball

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Stella McCartney
Just like the rest of your wedding-day aesthetic, this scent is packed with personality. Sandalwood, cedarwood, and musks anchor this otherwise floral-fruity fragrance. The more you smell it, the more you pick up its subtle nuances of tomato leaves, violet, and green mandarin. Plus, the portable rollerball size makes it easy to stash in your clutch for touch-ups throughout the night. ("POP" rollerball perfume, $22 for 0.25 oz., Stella McCartney available at Sephora)

Jo Malone Black Cedarwood and Juniper Cologne

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Jo Malone
Fresh, down-to-earth and perfect for a rustic, outdoor affair, this unisex cologne is fragrant with notes of cumin, juniper, and black cedarwood. Share it with your soon-to-be spouse to make an extra-memorable moment for the both of you. ("Black Cedarwood & Juniper" unisex cologne, $125 for 3.4 oz., Jo Malone available at Nordstrom)

Derek Lam 10 Crosby Rain Day

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Derek Lam
No bride wishes for rain on their wedding day, but when it comes in the form of this luxe fragrance, we'll welcome it with open arms. This tropical scent captures the beauty of a rainy day with vetiver Haiti and citrusy neroli Tunisia — so captivating and easily transitions from a daytime ceremony to a nighttime reception. ("10 Crosby Rain Day" perfume, $95 for 1.7 oz, Derek Lam)

See More: 5 Perfect Fragrances for Your Honeymoon


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