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6 Best Summer Fragrances

Breanna Johnson |
July 11, 2014 | 11:44 a.m. PDT

Staff Contributor

Summer never gets old.

Every year it comes around, and we look forward to creating new memories that will last a lifetime. Days are full of fun at the beach or laying poolside with friends, and the scent of ice cream and lemonade is in the air. This magical season calls for light and fruity fragrances that do nothing but enhance your summertime bliss.

Start smelling like summer with one of these six designer fragrances. 

Chanel Chance (Pinterest)
Chanel Chance (Pinterest)

Chanel Chance Eau Tendre

Take in the summer air with this delicate yet fruity fragrance that is sure to leave a lingering scent throughout your day. The notes of grapefruit and melon will leave you feeling refreshed and ready for the day ahead of you.

Notes: Grapefuit, Melon, Quince, Hyacinth, Jasmine, Iris, White Musk, Virginia Cedar, Amber

1.7 oz Eau de Toilette Spray, $68 at Sephora

Dolce & Gabbana Dolce (Pinterest)
Dolce & Gabbana Dolce (Pinterest)

Dolce & Gabbana Dolce

Allow yourself to be consumed by this daring fragrance that is the first to use White Amaryllis flowers in a scent. If you're a natural-born leader, you won't find it hard to fall in love with this scent. 

Notes: Neroli Leaves, Papaya Flower, White Amaryllis, White Daffodil, White Water Lily, Cashmeran, Musky Notes, Sandalwood

1.6 oz Eau de Parfum Spray, $90 at Sephora

Escada Born In Paradise (Pinterest)
Escada Born In Paradise (Pinterest)

Escada Born in Paradise

This sweet and tropical fragrance will make you feel like you're in your own paradise. The sweet smells of green apple, guava, watermelon, pineapple and coconut milk will take your mind off the heat this summer. 

Notes: Green Apple, Guava, Watermelon, Pineapple, Coconut Milk, Jasmine Tea, Sandalwood, Cedarwood, Musk 

1.7 oz Eau de Toilette Spray, $59 at Sephora

Marc Jacobs Daisy Eau So Fresh Delight (Pinterest)
Marc Jacobs Daisy Eau So Fresh Delight (Pinterest)

Marc Jacobs Daisy Eau So Fresh Delight

Take in a burst of calm citrus with the blood orange and white tea notes that makes this fragrance a great choice for summertime fun. This limited-edition scent is playful and light, and adds a unique twist to the original Marc Jacobs Daisy perfume. 

Notes: Blood Orange, Pink Pepper, White Tea, Tiare Tahiti, Violet, Raspberry, Apricot Skin, Musk, Amber

2.5 oz Eau de Toilette Spray, $89 at Sephora

Dolce & Gabbana Pour Femme (Pinterest)
Dolce & Gabbana Pour Femme (Pinterest)

Dolce & Gabbana Pour Femme

Take control of your senses with sweet notes of raspberry, green mandarin, jasmine and vanilla. This is perfect for the day or nighttime. 

Notes: Neroli, Raspberry, Green Mandarin, Jasmine, Orange Blossom, Guimauve, Vanilla, Heliotrope, Sandalwood

1.6 oz Eau de Parfum Spray, $86 at Sephora

Gucci Flora By Gucci Eau Fraîche (Pinterest)
Gucci Flora By Gucci Eau Fraîche (Pinterest)

Gucci Flora By Gucci Eau Fraîche

This soft and subtle scent is the perfect fragrance for those who just want a hint of summer. This perfume provides a light floral, citrus scent compared to the original Flora fragrance. 

Notes: Citrus Accords, Kumquat, Peony, Rose, Osmanthus, Pink Pepper, Sandalwood, Patchouli

1 oz Eau de Toilette Spray, $50 at Sephora

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