Your perfect fall fragrance, based on your aesthetic

There's nothing that makes you feel more polished than a signature scent. (Srsly, who doesn't want everyone thinking, "She smells so good!" when you pass by in the hallway?) With a new school year upon us, now is the perfect time to experiment with a new perfume aesthetic. Here are some of our favorite cozy scents to give you a little extra fall flair... 

Clean Girl: Lavanila Pure Vanilla

This classic, alluring vanilla scent is 100% clean girl. Perfect for any occasion, Lavanila is for the gal who's always on the go. With pure Madagascar vanilla and tonka bean, the all-natural botanical fragrance is ideal for sweeties with sensitive skin. The best part? It works *with* your bod's chemistry to give off a scent that's completely Y-O-U.

Lavanila Pure Vanilla, $48

Soft Girl: Sol De Janeiro Brazilian Crush Cheirosa 68 Beija Flor

We know all the soft girls are in search of a floral, fruity scent. Look no further than this trendy Sol De Janeiro find (if you haven't seen this brand on TikTok by now, you must be living under a rock). With notes of pink dragonfruit and lychee, this feminine scent is fab for your feminine style. Bonus: The gorgeous pink packaging will match all your decor.

Sol De Janeiro Brazilian Crush Cheirosa 68 Beija Flor, $24

Dark Academia: Philosophy Falling in Love

We found the perfect moody, deep scent for all our thoughtful and imaginative dark academia girls! The hints of blackberries, jasmine and vanilla are sure to catch your library crush's attention. This romantic scent is the perfect accessory for your next book club meeting.

Philosophy Falling in Love, $26

Rock Star Girlfriend: Le Monde Gourmand Fruit du Dragon

Looking for a bold, daring fragrance in between sets? We have the rock star girlies covered with this guava, pineapple and kiwi scent. Plus it's paraben-free, cruelty-free and vegan.

Le Monde Gourmand Fruit du Dragon, $27

Y2K: Tom Ford Soleil Blanc

The perfect cure for 2000s nostalgia is here! This shimmery, sweet-scented Tom Ford body oil is so reminiscent of the glittery Y2K era. It'll step up your scent game with a campy shine to go with notes of bergamot and pistachio. Leave everyone thinking *that's hot*.

Tom Ford Soleil Blanc, $34

E-Girl: Fine'ry Magnetic Candy

This is *the* ultra-sweet perfume for the bold, creative e-girls in search of a signature scent. With hints of pink pomelo, cotton candy and sugared violet, you're bound to smell this scent through a screen. This Fine'ry pick is long-lasting and vegan and cruelty-free.

Fine'ry Magnetic Candy, $28

'90s Grunge: Glossier Glossier You

This deep, woodsy scent is the effortless staple for '90s grunge girlies. The pink pepper makes the first sniff strong and spicy, then the ambrette seeds and iris add a floral touch to even it out. Glossier's fragrance brings a clean, unique and moody scent to all those nostalgic '90s fits. 

Glossier Glossier You, $68

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by Madelyn Willoughby | 9/21/2023