Onde Sensuelle at Tessuti—Part of an intriguing collection of six perfumes that aim to represent different emotions, Onde Sensuelle represents the ache of desire by means of a delicate interplay between warm spicy notes (bergamot, cumin) and ripe citrus (grapefruit, cardamom), with musky base notes.
Miller et Bertaux Om eau de parfum at Tessuti—From the unique Parisian design house, this rich oriental is inspired by Bali – referenced in its heavenly blend of pepper, citrus, patchouli, violet, vanilla and amber – and named for the Sanskrit syllable mantra recited in Buddhist meditation. shop.tessuti.co.nz, Illustrated by Sarah Larnach
From a French perfume house that’s looking to shake up its heritage, Lune Féline is a seductive mix of spicy top notes (cinnamon, cardamon, pink peppercorns) and sensuous, animalistic base notes (balsam, ambergris, musk, and just the right amount of Tahitian vanilla). Tiny flakes of gold make the ridiculously elegant bottle strobe when moved.