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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!
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1,248 332
Christian Dior S.A. is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Retail, Fashion design

2
1,710 434
Chanel is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Fashion, Clothing

3
1,022 438
Gucci is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Fashion accessory

4
799 372
Dolce & Gabbana is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Fashion, Ophthalmic Goods Manufacturing

5
536 273
Prada is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Fashion accessory, Clothing, Ophthalmic Goods Manufacturing

6
677 245
Versace is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Clothing

7
553 257
Bulgari is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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464 203
Hermès is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Fashion accessory, Clothing, Retail

9
506 165
Yves Saint Laurent is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

10
468 186
Tom Ford is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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400 173
Burberry is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Fashion, Clothing

12
265 102
Calvin Klein is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
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345 165
Emporio Armani is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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250 159
Marc Jacobs is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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192 68
Creed is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
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231 153
Jean-Paul Gaultier is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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203 83
Paco Rabanne is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
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231 183
Chloé is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Fashion

19
135 186
Vera Wang is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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231 138
Ralph Lauren is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
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253 163
Davidoff is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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248 134
Lancôme is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
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186 161
DKNY is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Fashion, Clothing, Retail

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94 72
Acqua di Parma is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
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93 61
Amouage is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
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275 94
Guerlain is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
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275 102
Hugo Boss is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
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60 71
Clinique is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
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75 33
Ranker Video

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96 126
Roberto Cavalli is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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74 40
Estee Lauder Inc is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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60 125
Christian Lacroix is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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70 54
Tommy Hilfiger is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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124 30
Givenchy is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
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36 60
Perry Ellis is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
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29 62
Tommy Bahama is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
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90 89
Serge Lutens is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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161 84
Thierry Mugler is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
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82 97
Coach, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Fashion accessory, Clothing, Footwear Manufacturing

40
68 89
Clive Christian is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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31 108
Firmenich is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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57 88
Diesel is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Fashion, Clothing

43
92 51
Issey Miyake is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
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12 62
Nicole Miller is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
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82 49
Carolina Herrera is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
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35 60
The Perfume Shop is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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22 44
Ranker Video

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73 45
Cartier is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
josef-knutsen added Retail

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98 74
Michael Kors Corporation is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
reeve.coble added Fashion, Women's and Girls' Cut and Sew Other Outerwear Manufacturing, Other Specialized Design Services

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73 46
Kenzo is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
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