culture The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

8.5k votes 286k views 88 items Embed

List Rules Brands of designer fragrance for women and men

Whether you're a lady who loves her Chanel No. 5 or a simple man who favors his Old Spice, more than likely you have a favorite fragrance, but which are the best perfumers and fragrance makers? Sales figures from perfume makers can tell us which company has the highest market share, but only you can tell us which fragrance company is really the best. Share your opinion on your own favorite cologne and perfume brands by adding names to the list and voting for your choices below.

Created from plant, animal and synthetic oils, compounds and solvents, among other ingredients, perfume has evolved extensively throughout the years. Originally, perfume companies made fragrances from natural compounds like vanilla in the early 19th century, but modern-day perfumes include a combination of natural and synthetic ingredients to produce a wide array of scents.

Who are the most famous perfume makers? Which brand do you trust to make you smell good? Perfumes and fragrances have also attracted numerous celebrities in contemporary versions with everyone from Britney Spears to the Kardashians creating their own scents. So tell us, which perfume maker is your favorite and which scent can you absolutely not live without?

Check out more lists like Celebrities with Perfumes and Top Perfume and Cologne Websites!

1
+ - 448 183
Gucci is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Gucci Fashion accessory

The Dumbest Reality Shows of All Time The Best Organic Coffee Brands

2
+ - 369 164
Dolce & Gabbana is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Dolce & Gabbana Fashion, Ophthalmic Goods Manufacturing

3
+ - 624 116
Chanel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Chanel Fashion, Clothing

4
+ - 305 85
Christian Dior S.A. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Christian Dior S.A. Retail, Fashion design

5
+ - 192 114
Prada is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Prada Fashion accessory, Clothing Ophthalmic Goods Manufacturing

6
+ - 244 95
Versace is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Versace Clothing

7
+ - 243 107
Bulgari is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

8
+ - 197 78
Hermès is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Hermès Fashion accessory, Clothing Retail

9
+ - 166 86
Tom Ford is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

10
+ - 127 97
Chloé is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Chloé Fashion

11
+ - 137 78
Emporio Armani is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

12
+ - 170 58
Yves Saint Laurent is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

13
+ - 71 100
Vera Wang is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

14
+ - 150 70
Burberry is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Burberry Fashion, Clothing

15
+ - 91 71
Jean-Paul Gaultier is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

The Best Sulfate Free Shampoos The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix

16
+ - 97 94
DKNY is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
DKNY Fashion, Clothing Retail

17
+ - 92 81
Marc Jacobs is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

18
+ - 123 77
Davidoff is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

19
+ - 122 44
Guerlain is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

20
+ - 129 52
Hugo Boss is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Hugo Boss Fashion accessory, Clothing

21
+ - 37 71
Christian Lacroix is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

22
+ - 110 46
Lancôme is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Lancôme Fashion

23
+ - 46 67
Roberto Cavalli is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

24
+ - 86 45
Ralph Lauren is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Ralph Lauren

25
+ - 49 47
Serge Lutens is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

26
+ - 23 63
Firmenich is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

27
+ - 80 49
Thierry Mugler is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

28
+ - 43 53
Coach, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Coach, Inc. Fashion accessory, Clothing Footwear Manufacturing

29
+ - 29 7
Issey Miyake is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

The Best Reality TV Shows Ever The 13 Most Historically Important Perverts of All Time

30
+ - 59 38
Narciso Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

31
+ - 30 45
Diesel is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Diesel Fashion, Clothing

32
+ - 32 48
Clive Christian is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

33
+ - 29 12
Kenzo is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

34
+ - 23 6
Acqua di Parma is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Acqua di Parma Fashion

35
+ - 20 5
Paco Rabanne is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

36
+ - 9 21
The Perfume Shop is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
The Perfume Shop

37
+ - 15 3
Amouage is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

38
+ - 10 27
T. Hasegawa is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

39
+ - 21 10
Carolina Herrera is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Carolina Herrera Clothing

40
+ - 18 7
Calvin Klein is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Calvin Klein

41
+ - 12 2
Creed is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

42
+ - 13 34
Takasago International Corpora... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

43
+ - 9 30
Mane SA is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

The Best Paranormal Reality Shows The Best British Documentaries

44
+ - 8 28
Symrise is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Symrise Chemical industry

45
+ - 43 39
Michael Kors Corporation is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Michael Kors Corporation Fashion, Women's and Girls' Cut and Sew Other Outerwear Manufacturing Other Specialized Design Services

46
+ - 41 39
Philosophy is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

47
+ - 8 29
Sensient Technologies is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Sensient Technologies Other Basic Organic Chemical Manufacturing, Inorganic Pigments

48
+ - 2 13
Robertet is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Robertet

49
+ - 16 12
Cartier is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Cartier Retail

50
+ - 8 3
Givenchy is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Givenchy Fashion