How to pair your wedding fragrance with your bouquet
Florist Maija Reisenauer, owner of Hello Midge Flower Studio in Toronto and a trained perfumer, suggests floral pairings that will bring out the best in your favourite fragrance.
1/6© Geoffrey RossIF YOU’RE WEARING... A fresh floral like Victoria’s Secret Tease Flower Eau de Parfum Spray ($78 for 100 mL, victoriassecret.com) TRY Freesias and hyacinths with gardenia greenery.
2/6© Geoffrey RossIF YOU’RE WEARING... Rose like Sisley-Paris Izia Eau de Parfum Spray ($290 for 100 mL, at Holt Renfrew, holtrenfrew.com) TRY Rosemary or sage.
3/6© Geoffrey RossIF YOU’RE WEARING... An oriental green like Clean Reserve Sel Santal Eau de Parfum Spray ($130 for 100 mL, at Sephora, sephora.ca) TRY Bold garden roses.
4/6© Geoffrey RossIF YOU’RE WEARING...
A citrus like Guerlain Aqua Allegoria Bergamote Calabria Eau de Toilette Spray ($78 for 75 mL, guerlain.com) TRY Fresh nagi greenery with green florals like jasmine or tuberose.
5/6© Geoffrey RossIF YOU’RE WEARING... An oud like Diptyque’s Oud Palao Eau de Parfum Spray ($200 for 75 mL, at Holt Renfrew, holtrenfrew.com) TRY Eucalyptus and lavender.
6/6© Geoffrey Ross
CONSIDER THIS... Scent can evoke powerful memories. Instead of wearing your signature fragrance on your wedding day, try a new one—and then break it out each year on your anniversary. Every time you inhale, you’ll be reminded of your vows.