Chandler Burr is one of the most famous contemporary writers and perfume critics. He is the author of several books on perfumes: The Emperor of Scent dedicated to another great perfume critic and scientist Luca Turin ( I have already written about Luca and his TOP 10 list can be found HERE). Then there is The Perfect Scent where he explores the perfume industry on two locations: New York and Paris. Right now he is working on a book dedicated to the famous House of Dior. His sharp, clever and innovative reviews have been inspiring readers of New York Times for years and pushed them to look and analyze perfumes like they are looking at works of art they most certainly are. He was a curator of an exhibition The Art of Scent dedicated to perfume art in Museum of Arts and Design in New York and he is official and the only curator of olfactive art in the world. This is his TOP 10 perfume list. Marked in blue are my reviews.
- Thierry Mugler – Angel
- Frederic Malle – Bigarade i En Passant
- Vera Wang – Vera Wang
- Molyneux – Quartz
- Hanae Mori – Hanae Mori for Men
- Yves Saint Laurent – Paris
- Versace – The Dreamer
- Chanel – Coco Mademoiselle
- Clinique – Happy for Men
- Chanel – Chanel no 5
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Top 10 list of best perfumes that came out since the first book can be found HERE.
CHECK OUT MORE TOP LISTS BY LUCA TURIN
Top list of best perfumes rated with five stars by Luca Turin can be found HERE.
Top list of best perfumes rated with four stars by Luca Turin can be found HERE.
Top list of best perfumes rated with three stars by Luca Turin can be found HERE.
Top list of worst perfumes rated with two stars by Luca Turin can be found HERE
MORE TOP LISTS BY FAMOUS PERFUME CRITICS
Top 100 list of best perfumes that marked XX century by Lizzie Ostrom can be found HERE.
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Do you agree with Chandler Burr’s list? Do you like the perfumes on the list? Would you add something else or remove a perfume from the list?
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