You've got the dress, the shoes, the ring...but do you have the scent? That's right, your bridal scent–it's a thing! If you don't, no worries, we've got you covered. Wonderstruck Events and Stesha Ho created an entire inspiration shoot to help you match your bridal style with your go-to scent. Take a peek at the list below to see which look you relate to most, then get yourself to your local department store and pick up your bridal style in a bottle–it's that easy!
Wonderstruck Events and Stesha Ho came together to help brides identify their bridal styles, which will make the rest of the wedding design that much easier. These photos by Nadia Hung Photography capture every little detail, from the ring to the gorgeous florals by Da Fiori Design. Wagner & Co Film was also there to film the entire inspiration as it came to life at The Vancouver Club. To see even more from this stunning shoot, check out the full gallery. Read on to hear more from Wonderstruck Events and find out which scent matches your style!
WHAT YOUR SIGNATURE SCENT SAYS ABOUT YOU
Scent has the power to evoke strong memories and emotions so naturally, wearing a scent specifically for your wedding can be incredibly special. So, how do you choose a perfume that matches your bridal style? Lucky for you, Wonderstruck Events and Stesha Ho Bridal Couture designed and curated details for six bridal styles—each paired with a gorgeous fragrance. From romantic floral notes to crisp modern scents, they break down all the lookbook details that complement each style profile. Keep reading to find out which floral fragrance is perfect for your bridal style!
For the Romantic Bride…Gucci Bloom Eau de Parfum
If you could capture summer in a bottle (think overgrown gardens and lush blooms), Gucci Bloom would be it! A classic white floral with beautiful notes of tuberose and jasmine layered with Rangoon creeper—a lovely choice for a summer bride! The romantic bride wears a ruffled blush tulle gown embellished with hand-beaded floral and leaf appliqués. Her makeup is all about glowy skin and soft champagne pinks, while still keeping it fresh and minimal. Tousled waves accessorized with floral pins frame her face effortlessly, and she wears an exquisite oval morganite stone surrounded by a halo of diamonds. Her wedding bouquet is, of course, bloom-heavy and romantically overgrown—a lavish bundle of Belle Epoque tulips, roses, sweet pea, and fritillaria woven together with jasmine vines. The pièce de résistance? Rene Caovilla pumps, crafted in lustrous satin, with a sparkly crystal bow detail!
For the Modern Bride…Jo Malone Peony & Blush Suede Cologne
This is the perfect bridal fragrance (and for good reason) This scent is a burst of peonies in full bloom, with a juicy bite of red apple. A flirty bouquet of jasmine, roses, and carnations fades into a lovely hint of suede. The modern bride wears an asymmetrical bishop sleeve dress adorned with fabric flowers and floral beads. She channels classic English Rose beauty with rosy flushed cheeks and lips, and her windswept hair is playful and lived in, accessorized with a delicate floral crown. Petit floral studs and Bella Belle stilettos, featuring 3D bloom details on the heel, are the ultimate bridal accessories. A monochrome bundle of coral peonies makes for a statement bouquet, and she wears a flawless opal stone featuring a vintage-inspired floral diamond halo—the perfect combination of classic sophistication and modern style!
For the Parisian Chic Bride…Serge Lutens Fleurs D'Oranger Eau de Parfum
An irresistible fragrance that transports you to the amazing aromas of Morocco—think orange blossoms and crisp white sheets. Combined with white florals and a touch of cumin spice, this perfume exudes understated French luxury—perfect for the feminine and ultra-chic bride! The Parisian chic bride wears a beaded strapless lace gown with ostrich feathers, paired with glamorous Manolo Blahnik crystal T-Bar pumps. Her makeup is natural with a hint of flush blush, and she wears a textured pony with white gold statement earrings. She sports a dramatic marquise cut engagement ring that features a beautifully textured salt and pepper center diamond. A striking combination of tulips and forsythia branches is the perfect bouquet for this trendsetting bride!
For the Whimsical Bride…Diptyque Olene Eau de Toilette
Dreaming of a spring wedding in an enchanted garden? Olene will transport you to a lavish Venetian garden filled with sweet wisteria, jasmine, and honeysuckle—a delicate and refreshing fragrance with a touch of whimsy! The whimsical bride wears a beaded blush gown with tulle flowers and bow detailing. Her loose up-do is topped with a crown of silver leaves, and she accessorizes with delicate white gold jewelry, sculpted into pretty leaf motifs. She wears an effervescent pear-shaped ring flanked by petite diamonds, and glittery Stuart Weitzman stilettos to complete this enchanting look. Her bouquet is full of beautiful movement and fragrant purple blooms; lilac, roses, and Black Hero tulips fitting for any garden bride!
For the Sophisticated Bride…Armani Si Fiori Eau de Parfum
A modern chypre reinvented, this warm floral scent opens with deep blackcurrant that softly fades into rosebud and airy florals. A blend of musky blonde wood and powdery vanilla leaves a distinctive undertone, perfect for the refined bride. The sophisticated bride wears a dusty blush tiered gown featuring floral lace appliqués and beaded silk flowers. The romantic floral beading is also mimicked in her Bella Belle kitten heels, with just the right amount of sparkle. Her hair is styled in a loose twist down the back adorned with crystal pins, and she carries a modest garden-style bouquet of gorgeous tulips, daffodils, and butterfly ranunculus. Rose-shaped statement earrings and a vintage floral diamond ring complete this elegant look!
For the Classic Bride…Chanel Gardenia Eau de Parfum
An elegant choice for the classic bride, Chanel Gardenia is a gorgeous floral bouquet that opens with orange blossom and jasmine notes and a hint of sweet tuberose. A sophisticated white floral that is utterly timeless! The classic bride wears a ruffled Chantilly lace gown with an effortless chignon, minimal makeup, and a perfect pout. Her look is accessorized with petit floral studs, layered bracelets, and a stunning emerald-cut halo ring. For florals, she opts for a classic round bouquet filled with lush roses and blush ranunculus, peppered with camellia leaves. And of course, there is nothing more classic than a pair of floral lace Jimmy Choos adorned with a statement pearl!