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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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1,015 229
Chanel is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Chanel Fashion, Clothing

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2
513 134
Christian Dior S.A. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Christian Dior S.A. Retail, Fashion design

3
641 275
Gucci is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Gucci Fashion accessory

4
499 236
Dolce & Gabbana is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Dolce & Gabbana Fashion, Ophthalmic Goods Manufacturing

5
282 174
Prada is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Prada Fashion accessory, Clothing, Ophthalmic Goods Manufacturing

6
372 143
Versace is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Versace Clothing

7
265 84
Yves Saint Laurent is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

8
275 129
Hermès is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Hermès Fashion accessory, Clothing, Retail

9
332 173
Bulgari is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

10
269 131
Tom Ford is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

11
214 110
Emporio Armani is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

12
161 102
Marc Jacobs is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

13
222 116
Burberry is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Burberry Fashion, Clothing

14
97 32
Calvin Klein is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
SebastiánSommerhoff added Calvin Klein

15
142 100
Jean-Paul Gaultier is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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166 136
Chloé is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Chloé Fashion

17
154 73
Lancôme is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Buster McDermott added Lancôme Fashion

18
85 35
Paco Rabanne is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
SebastiánSommerhoff added Paco Rabanne

19
91 134
Vera Wang is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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129 81
Ralph Lauren is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
MelindaJanuary added Ralph Lauren

21
163 112
Davidoff is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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60 26
Creed is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
sacsmartdeal added Creed

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136 123
DKNY is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
DKNY Fashion, Clothing, Retail

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44 36
Acqua di Parma is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
josef-knutsen added Acqua di Parma Fashion

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34 26
Amouage is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
АлександрШаханов added Amouage

26
170 65
Guerlain is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
tarekh020 added Guerlain

27
179 73
Hugo Boss is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
simariss06 added Hugo Boss Fashion accessory, Clothing

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26 28
Clinique is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
josef-knutsen added Clinique

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64 93
Roberto Cavalli is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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20 30
Perry Ellis is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
josef-knutsen added Perry Ellis

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43 96
Christian Lacroix is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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17 35
Tommy Bahama is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
OP110 added Tommy Bahama Clothing

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65 69
Serge Lutens is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

34
62 69
Coach, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Coach, Inc. Fashion accessory, Clothing, Footwear Manufacturing

35
19 23
Tommy Hilfiger is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

36
16 13
Estee Lauder Inc is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

37
107 65
Thierry Mugler is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
rishad1985 added Thierry Mugler

38
14 13
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Acqua Di Gio

39
48 16
Givenchy is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
SebastiánSommerhoff added Givenchy Fashion

40
27 82
Firmenich is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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38 63
Diesel is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Diesel Fashion, Clothing

42
8 17
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Joop

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6 33
Nicole Miller is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
OP110 added Nicole Miller

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49 29
Issey Miyake is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
josef-knutsen added Issey Miyake

45
65 47
Michael Kors Corporation is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
reeve.coble added Michael Kors Corporation Fashion, Women's and Girls' Cut and Sew Other Outerwear Manufacturing, Other Specialized Design Services

46
39 67
Clive Christian is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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19 37
The Perfume Shop is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
The Perfume Shop

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71 58
Narciso Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Megma added Narciso Rodriguez

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45 30
Kenzo is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
DavinaDashdejid added Kenzo

50
16 43
T. Hasegawa is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers