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        Editor’s Pick
        Editors' Pick 2011

        Fresh Brown Sugar

        Editor’s Pick
        WINNER 2011

        Fresh Brown Sugar

        Part sweet, part citrus, and all gorgeous. Heady notes of amber and caramel give it depth, while lemon and magnolia keep it flirty and feminine.

        $75
        Editor’s Pick
        Editors' Pick 2011

        Fresh Brown Sugar

        Editor’s Pick
        WINNER 2011

        Fresh Brown Sugar

        Part sweet, part citrus, and all gorgeous. Heady notes of amber and caramel give it depth, while lemon and magnolia keep it flirty and feminine.

        $75
        Best 2011 Floral Fragrance

        Estée Lauder Beautiful

        Best 2011 Floral Fragrance
        WINNER 2011

        Estée Lauder Beautiful

        Laced with subtle hints of rose and lavender, this perfectly balanced bouquet manages to be decadent and delicate at once, says Grant Osborne, founder of basenotes.net.

        $55
        Best 2011 Spicy Fragrance

        YSL Opium

        Best 2011 Spicy Fragrance
        WINNER 2011

        YSL Opium

        This sweet, spicy, and slightly shocking blend won over the industry's most notable noses more than 30 years ago, and its appeal is still going strong, says Bendeth. Smoldering with jasmine, vanilla, amber, and patchouli, it's every bit as addictive as its daring name suggests.

        $70
        Best 2011 Clean Fragrance

        Issey Miyake L'Eau d'Issey

        Best 2011 Clean Fragrance
        WINNER 2011

        Issey Miyake L'Eau d'Issey

        It's the perfect everyday scent for professional women, says fragrance expert Raphaella Barkley. The leafy, airy mix of lotus, rose water and freesia comes on gently, while earthy cedar and amber notes keep it grounded.

        $66
        Best 2011 Unisex Fragrance

        Calvin Klein CK One

        Best 2011 Unisex Fragrance
        WINNER 2011

        Calvin Klein CK One

        It's a really easy scent to wear, says Osborne of this modern classic. The bracing combo of citrus, green tea, and musk is so invigorating, both men and women find it hard to resist.

        $49
        Best 2011 Celebrity Fragrance

        Sarah Jessica Parker Lovely

        Best 2011 Celebrity Fragrance
        WINNER 2011

        Sarah Jessica Parker Lovely

        Maybe it's the hint of apple martini stirred into the mix, but this velvety and feminine blend is downright intoxicating, says Toronto fragrance expert Marian Bendeth. Bergamot and orchid keep it bright, while a trace of patchouli makes it last long into the night.

        $52
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