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

2
1,413 361
Chanel is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Chanel Fashion, Clothing

3
651 304
Dolce & Gabbana is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Dolce & Gabbana Fashion, Ophthalmic Goods Manufacturing

4
805 362
Gucci is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Gucci Fashion accessory

5
409 232
Prada is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Prada Fashion accessory, Clothing, Ophthalmic Goods Manufacturing

6
532 196
Versace is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Versace Clothing

7
390 131
Yves Saint Laurent is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

8
425 218
Bulgari is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

9
367 179
Hermès is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Hermès Fashion accessory, Clothing, Retail

10
359 159
Tom Ford is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

11
324 146
Burberry is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Burberry Fashion, Clothing

12
281 136
Emporio Armani is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

13
207 126
Marc Jacobs is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

14
169 65
Calvin Klein is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
SebastiánSommerhoff added Calvin Klein

The Smartest Celebrities

15
184 127
Jean-Paul Gaultier is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

16
144 57
Paco Rabanne is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
SebastiánSommerhoff added Paco Rabanne

17
196 156
Chloé is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Chloé Fashion

18
116 152
Vera Wang is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

19
117 45
Creed is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
sacsmartdeal added Creed

20
205 101
Lancôme is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Buster McDermott added Lancôme Fashion

21
182 110
Ralph Lauren is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
MelindaJanuary added Ralph Lauren

The Best Streaming Netflix TV Shows

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196 140
Davidoff is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

23
158 138
DKNY is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
DKNY Fashion, Clothing, Retail

24
59 54
Acqua di Parma is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
josef-knutsen added Acqua di Parma Fashion

25
51 43
Amouage is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
АлександрШаханов added Amouage

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48 47
Clinique is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
josef-knutsen added Clinique

27
211 81
Guerlain is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
tarekh020 added Guerlain

28
223 90
Hugo Boss is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
simariss06 added Hugo Boss Fashion accessory, Clothing

The Best Current Dramatic TV Shows

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82 108
Roberto Cavalli is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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53 22
Estee Lauder Inc is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

31
54 112
Christian Lacroix is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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50 37
Tommy Hilfiger is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

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43 24
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Acqua Di Gio

34
28 44
Perry Ellis is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
josef-knutsen added Perry Ellis

35
24 47
Tommy Bahama is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
OP110 added Tommy Bahama Clothing

The Best Affordable Cosmetics Brands

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82 25
Givenchy is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
SebastiánSommerhoff added Givenchy Fashion

37
132 74
Thierry Mugler is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
rishad1985 added Thierry Mugler

38
75 82
Coach, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Coach, Inc. Fashion accessory, Clothing, Footwear Manufacturing

39
72 80
Serge Lutens is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

40
29 96
Firmenich is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

41
89 57
Michael Kors Corporation is listed (or ranked) 41 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

42
49 75
Diesel is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Diesel Fashion, Clothing

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18 28
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Joop

44
70 39
Issey Miyake is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
josef-knutsen added Issey Miyake

45
51 78
Clive Christian is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers

46
62 37
Carolina Herrera is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
josef-knutsen added Carolina Herrera Clothing

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8 45
Nicole Miller is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
OP110 added Nicole Miller

48
29 50
The Perfume Shop is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
The Perfume Shop

49
56 38
Kenzo is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
DavinaDashdejid added Kenzo

50
83 70
Narciso Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Perfumers and Fragrance Makers
Megma added Narciso Rodriguez