Perfume coverage in the October issues of Allure, Details, Elle, GQ, Harper’s Bazaar and Travel + Leisure; please comment on any fragrance-related coverage you’ve seen in other fashion & beauty magazines:
Cover: Blake Lively
Scent strips: Chanel Chance Eau Tendre, Givenchy Play For Her, Gucci Guilty, Guess Seductive, Peace Love & Juicy Couture, S by Shakira.
Editorial coverage: The Beauty Reporter feature includes Clarins Eau des Jardins among the “Editor’s Favorites” (p. 68); a “Smell This” item in which random passersby comment on Calvin Klein Beauty (p. 80) and a quick blurb on the new Roger Vivier fragrance collection (p. 84).
Double Feature (p. 122) is a small blurb about the Christina Aguilera fragrance line. Fresh Face (p. 133) talks to Shelly Hack about being the face of Charlie, among other things. Best of Beauty includes a section on Scent (p. 237); selections include Chanel Beige, Tom Ford White Patchouli and Acqua di Parma Colonia.
Cover: Jon Hamm
Scent strips: Jean Paul Gaultier Le Male; Bleu de Chanel; Marc Jacobs Bang; Issey Miyake L’Eau d’Issey & L’Eau d’Issey Pour Homme
Editorial coverage: p. 98, Grooming/Five Colognes for Fall; An unusually varied group of new designer scents arrives in stores this season. Here are the standouts and when to wear them.; Sniff Here: Niche fragrance store MiN New York Apothecary & Atelier in SoHo.
Cover: Amanda Seyfried (and many others, depending on where you live. not shown.)
Scent strips: Coach Poppy; Chanel No. 5 Eau Première; Dolce & Gabbana Rose The One; Givenchy Play for Her; Calvin Klein Beauty; Juicy Couture Peace, Love, Juicy Couture
Editorial coverage: p. 360, An Eau of Our Own by Maggie Bullock, Perfume guru Frederic Malle gives us the best birthday gift ever. ELLE bottled. (The fragrance is called “25” and celebrates ELLE’s 25th anniversary in America.)
Cover: Ryan Reynolds
Scent strips: Giorgio Armani Acqua di Gio; Jean Paul Gaultier Le Male; Issey Miyake L’Eau d’Issey & L’Eau d’Issey Pour Homme
Editorial coverage: none
Cover: Drew Barrymore (anyone else sick of seeing her on fashion covers?)
Scent strips: Chanel Coco Mademoiselle; Gucci Guilty; Calvin Klein Beauty
Editorial coverage: not a thing….
Travel + Leisure
Cover: Easy Fall Getaways (not shown)
Scent strips: Issey Miyake L’Eau d’Issey & L’Eau d’Issey Pour Homme
Editorial coverage: p. 42, Beauty Products Worth the Trip, You can't find these items in a shop near you — unless you live in Turkey or maybe Japan. Here, six of our favorite finds from around the world. Of special interest to yours truly: Coqui Coqui Eaux de Parfums from Mexico: "based on the formulas of 16th c. Franciscan monks, the perfumes are made with essential oils of agave, coconut and other fruits from Mexico's Yucatán Peninsula (available in Coqui Coqui hotels); and Daphne soap from Turkey (made with olive and laurel leaves).
Note: as usual, Kevin is responsible for all of the above except for Allure.