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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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1,450 398
Christian Dior S.A. is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Retail, Fashion design
2
1,878 486
Chanel is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Fashion, Clothing
3
1,096 516
Gucci is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Fashion accessory
4
864 435
Dolce & Gabbana is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Fashion, Ophthalmic Goods Manufacturing
5
588 319
Prada is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Fashion accessory, Clothing, Ophthalmic Goods Manufacturing
6
744 286
Versace is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Clothing
7
627 285
Bulgari is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
8
583 198
Yves Saint Laurent is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
9
515 234
Hermès is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Fashion accessory, Clothing, Retail
10
542 219
Tom Ford is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
11
443 215
Burberry is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Fashion, Clothing
12
265 97
Creed is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
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13
390 194
Emporio Armani is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
14
322 140
Calvin Klein is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
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15
258 107
Paco Rabanne is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
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16
263 174
Jean-Paul Gaultier is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
17
271 187
Marc Jacobs is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
18
247 206
Chloé is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Fashion
19
265 158
Ralph Lauren is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
MelindaJanuary added
20
145 209
Vera Wang is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
21
276 150
Lancôme is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Buster McDermott added Fashion
22
276 187
Davidoff is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
23
130 87
Acqua di Parma is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
josef-knutsen added Fashion
24
134 80
Amouage is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
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25
196 188
DKNY is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Fashion, Clothing, Retail