It follows us daily, evokes memories (hello, Middle Eastern sunsets) and can even be an integral part of our outfit (just like your fave kicks). Perfume is a vector of all the feels and a highly personal and subjective accessory. And before choosing our favourite seasonal scent, it is necessary to understand the difference between an eau de toilette and an eau de parfum. Just remember that the first will always be lighter than the second. Why? Because an eau de toilette contains a lower concentration of perfume oil than an eau de parfum. It’s that simple! We keep this information in mind while shopping for our signature fall scent, starting with these top five picks.