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In the realm of haute couture, Alexander McQueen stands as an unrivaled icon, celebrated for his audacious designs that transcend the boundaries of fashion and art. The world mourned the loss of this visionary designer, yet his legacy endures, not only in the realm of clothing but also in the seductive realm of fragrance. Alexander McQueen’s perfumes, an olfactory extension of his artistic vision, beckon us into a captivating realm where scent becomes a powerful form of self-expression. With each exquisite bottle, McQueen’s distinctive aesthetic is encapsulated, offering a multi-sensory experience that lingers in the memory long after the fragrance has dissipated. Journey me as I delve into the captivating world of Alexander McQueen perfumes, where the elegance of high fashion meets the artistry of fragrance creation.

PerfumeReleaseFragrance Notes
Alexander McQueen Eau De Parfum2016Pink Pepper, Tuberose,Jasmine
McQueen Parfum2016Pink Pepper, Ylang-Ylang, Jasmine
McQueen Eau Blanche2017Violet Leaf, Jasmine, Musk
Luminous Orchid 2018Tonka Bean, Vanilla, Orchid
Sacred Osmanthus2018Osmanthus, Tea, leather
Vetiver Moss2018Orris, Moss, Vetiver
Alexander McQueen Kingdom2003Neroli, Ginger, Musk, Amber
Everlasting Dream2018Mineral Notes, Sea Notes, Wood,
Dark Papyrus2018Papyrus, Cassis, Floral Notes
Celtic Rose2018Rose, Pepper
Blazing Lily2018Lily, Pimento, Gunpowder
Amber Garden2018Cardamon, Incense, Nutmeg

Alexander McQueen Eau De Parfum

Alexander McQueen Eau de Parfum is a captivating fragrance that exudes sophistication and allure. It is a white floral, tuberose based perfume. As the scent settles, the heart reveals a rich bouquet of seductive jasmine and a hint of spiciness from the black pepper. The base notes of vetiver and sandalwood provide a warm and earthy foundation. The fragrance’s longevity is impressive, lingering elegantly on the skin for hours. Alexander McQueen Eau de Parfum is a modern and enigmatic scent, perfectly embodying the brand’s essence of avant-garde luxury. Suitable for both daytime and evening wear, it will undoubtedly leave a lasting impression on anyone who experiences it, making it a worthy addition to any fragrance collection.

McQueen Parfum

McQueen Parfum is an evocative fragrance that captures the essence of creativity and rebellion synonymous with the late Alexander McQueen’s fashion legacy. This scent has the same ingredients as the original McQueen – captivating mix of spicy pink pepper and aromatic clove, with ylang-ylang and jasmine. However it is much more concentrated and intense than the above. The base notes of rich vetiver and warm benzoin provide a sensuous and smoky foundation, leaving a lasting impression that lingers on the skin. This is for special occasions or moments when you want to express your individuality boldly or if you are looking for a massive tuberose party you can totally pick this one!

McQueen Eau Blanche

McQueen Eau Blanche is a fresh and luminous fragrance. The heart notes of delicate, white floral accords, including tuberose and ylang-ylang, create an elegant fragrance. In this one the spicy ness from the original is replaced with creamy and comforting musk notes adding depth and sophistication to the composition. McQueen Eau Blanche is a versatile and easy-to-wear scent, perfect for both casual and formal occasions. Its longevity is moderate, making it ideal for daytime wear or as a refreshing pick-me-up throughout the day.

McQueen Luminous Orchid

McQueen Luminous Orchid is a captivating fragrance that celebrates orchids. The scent opens with a burst of juicy and succulent fruits, as it develops, the heart notes of delicate and enchanting orchid bloom, surrounded by hints of jasmine and lily, creating a, beautifully balances by floral bouquet. The fragrance’s luminosity is heightened by the base notes of warm amber and creamy vanilla, adding a touch of sensuality and sophistication. This is my favourite perfume of the collection, I love the tonka bean & vanilla combination it makes me feel warm and cuddly!

McQueen Sacred Osmanthus

McQueen Sacred Osmanthus is a divine and enchanting fragrance that pays homage to the captivating osmanthus flower. The scent opens with a burst of juicy apricot and bergamot, instantly evoking a sense of freshness and vitality. As it unfolds, the heart notes of osmanthus blossom take center stage, exuding a delicate yet intoxicating floral aroma with hints of apricot-like sweetness. This alluring floral accord is beautifully complemented by warm and inviting base notes of benzoin and smooth sandalwood, adding a touch of sensuality and depth to the fragrance.

Sacred Osmanthus is a well-balanced and harmonious scent that seamlessly blends fruity, floral, and woody elements. Its longevity is commendable, ensuring that the captivating aroma lingers elegantly on the skin for hours.

McQueen Vetiver Moss

McQueen Vetiver Moss is a compelling and earthy fragrance The scent opens with a bold and aromatic blend of vetiver and moss, a while later I can smell woody cedar and smoky incense that adds complexity to the perfume. The dry-down reveals a warm and comforting base of patchouli and musk, leaving a lingering trail of sophistication. Vetiver Moss is a versatile and captivating scent suitable for both casual and formal occasions. Its longevity is impressive, ensuring that the enchanting aroma stays with you throughout the day or evening.

Alexander McQueen Kingdom

Alexander McQueen Kingdom is a daring and unconventional fragrance that defies traditional norms. Launched in 2003, it remains a cult favorite among perfume enthusiasts. The scent opens with a unique blend of intoxicating spices like ginger, black pepper, and cinnamon, creating a fiery and provocative introduction. As it settles, the heart notes of exotic jasmine, rose, and ylang-ylang emerge, adding a touch of floral sensuality. The base notes of amber and patchouli lend a warm and mysterious depth to the fragrance, leaving a long-lasting and captivating trail. Kingdom is a statement scent that exudes confidence and individuality, appealing to those who embrace their inner rebel. Its longevity is remarkable, making it suitable for special occasions or those times when you want to make a bold and unforgettable impression.

McQueen Everlasting Dream

Everlasting Dream by McQueen is an aquatic perfume, it was one of the most interesting perfumes from the collection. The scent opens with a burst of juicy pear and crisp bergamot, evoking a sense of freshness. You can almost smell the ocean. The heart notes of delicate white florals, including tuberose and freesia, the warm and creamy base of sandalwood and vanilla provides a comforting and lingering embrace. Everlasting Dream is a beautifully balanced and versatile scent, reminds of a coral beach, clean almost unisex in that sense.

McQueen Dark Papyrus

Dark Papyrus is an enigmatic and mysterious fragrance that captures the essence of ancient allure. The scent opens with a captivating blend of smoky incense and spicy cardamom, evoking an aura of intrigue. As it develops, the heart notes of exotic oud and rich papyrus create a deep and alluring essence. The fragrance’s darkness is heightened by the base notes of patchouli and leather. It is more subtle than most of the ark Papyrus is a sophisticated and unisex scent that is perfect for evening wear or when you want to make a bold statement. Its longevity is remarkable, ensuring a lasting and captivating experience.

McQueen Celtic Rose

McQueen Celtic Rose is a very simple rose fragrance. The scent opens with a burst of fresh and dewy rose petals, evoking the essence of a blooming garden. As it develops, the heart notes are of velvety red roses, intertwined with hints of violet and lily of the valley, adding a touch of elegance and allure. The base notes of warm amber and smooth sandalwood provide a comforting and earthy foundation. Celtic Rose is a romantic and feminine scent, perfect for those who appreciate the timeless charm of roses. Its longevity is commendable, ensuring that the captivating aroma stays with you throughout the day.

McQueen Blazing Lily

McQueen Blazing Lily is a radiant and captivating fragrance that ignites the senses with its fiery charm. The scent opens with a burst of zesty bergamot and sparkling lemon, infusing a vibrant energy. The heart notes of sweet and velvety lily and ylang-ylang create a floral bouquet that exudes femininity and allure. As it settles, the warm and sensual base of amber and benzoin adds depth and sophistication. Blazing Lily is a bold and daring scent, perfect for those who embrace their inner confidence. Its longevity is commendable, leaving a trail of elegance and passion that lingers throughout the day or night.

McQueen Amber Garden

McQueen Amber Garden, in my opinion was the heaviest and strongest perfume in the collection. The star of the show is of course amber but it also has loads of spicy notes – incense, cardamon, nutmeg etc, emerges in the base, enveloping you in a warm and luxurious embrace. Amber Garden is a sensuous and elegant fragrance, perfect for special occasions or when you want to feel indulgent. Its longevity is impressive, ensuring a long-lasting and captivating experience.

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Sophie is the perfume enthusiast behind Soki London. She reviews the latest perfumes and entire perfume ranges on her YouTube channel and website.