Heat Up Your Winter With A Warm New Fragrance

Chestnuts roasting by the fire is the vibe this winter, as we look to a series of scents oozing with seductive warmth. With notes like rum, vanilla and cinnamon, it’s impossible not to cozy up to these fragrances.

1. Yves Saint Laurent Y Live Eau de Toilette Intense

For a fresh winter sparkle, this bold new offering from Yves Saint Laurent has a moss accord twisted alongside essence of lavender and geranium and intense inflections of vanilla and cocoa.

From $95, at yslbeauty.ca

2. Prada Luna Rossa Black

On the outside, this bottle is as black as a cold winter night. On the inside, this warm and spicy take on Prada’s sporty Luna Rossa fizzes with dynamic notes of bergamot.

$120, at prada.com

3. Maison Christian Dior Spice Blend

A heady mix of Madagascan black pepper, Chinese cinnamon and Indonesian nutmeg, Spice Blend is spiked with rum for an element of intoxication that evokes dreams of Havana nights.

From $285, at dior.com

4. Givenchy Gentleman

An air of mystery is part of being a gentleman. For Givenchy’s offbeat eau de toilette, black vanilla brings a dark twist that’s warmed up with notes of cardamom and spiced lavender.

$125, at givenchybeauty.com

5. Hugo Boss Boss the Scent Private Accord

This ginger-and-mocha-laced take on a Boss legend rests on a base of cocao absolute, a natural choice to wear by the fire.

From $85, at hugoboss.com

6. Chanel Bleu de Chanel Parfum

This parfum is an instant cure for the winter blues. At once fresh and warm, it’s rounded out with cedar and sandalwood.

$165, at chanel.com

7. Hermès Terre d’Hermès

Get grounded with this Hermès parfum, a warm, woody and mineral scent that sparkles with notes of the shiso plant.

From $144, at hermes.com

8. Tom Ford Tobacco Vanille

The resplendent warmth of a posh gentlemen’s club in London inspired this Tom Ford scent, a smoky mix that’s fired up by Tonka bean and cocoa.

$290, at tomford.com

9. Serge Lutens Five O’Clock Au Gingembre Eau De Parfum

The ritual of candied ginger served at tea is the inspiration for this olfactory experience, a warm and spicy dish best served on warm.

$255, at Holt Renfrew