Perfumes To Take You Into Autumn

Posted by Cara Partridge on

With the weather getting ready to take a turn for the worst many of us are no longer feeling the light, fruity scents of the summer. We are ready to get cosy and think of bonfires and Halloween. So as we move into Autumn, what perfumes are we going to be using?


Based off of the opinions of people who use and love the Milton Lloyd perfumes we have put together a list of our Autumn recommends to help you with the choice.

Featured on the list are:

  • Spirit of Shadow
  • Popcorn for Girls
  • Papagayo
  • Night Flower
  • New York Dolls
  • Miss America
  • Monaco
  • Kantali
  • Cuba
  • Henna
  • Tatti
  • Bondage L’Affaire
  • America Red
  • Spirit of Heaven
  • Me Too
  • Night Sky
  • Miss Tutu
  • Tutu Woman
  • Vogue
  • Bondage
  • Hawaii
  • What If?
  • Fame
  • I Am I Feel
  • Summertime
  • Pure Gold Lady
  • Futurity
  1. First up, we have Spirit of Shadow, a copy of the original Ghost. A floral, woody, musk fragrance this perfume is ideal for autumnal days, it has citrusy, floral top notes of bergamot and rose. These are then blended with floral middle notes of white flowers, peach, jasmine and hibiscus with a woody base of sandalwood, musk and vanilla. The perfume is rated a 4 out of 5 and has good longevity with the scent getting a lot of compliments for the wearer!
  2. Next up is Popcorn for Girls, a copy of Lacoste Touch of Pink. Personally, I find this to be a lighter fragrance than Spirit of Shadow and it is ideal to wear both day and night. A floral, fruity fragrance it has top notes of blood orange and coriander, floral middle notes of jasmine and violet and base notes of sandalwood and vanilla. Also rated 4 out 5, it also has good longevity.
  3. Thirdly, we have Papagayo, a copy of Youth Dew by Estee Lauder. This perfume is more recommended for daily use but can still be worn on a night time. It is a chypre, fruity fragrance that has a rating of 3.8 out of 5. It boasts floral top notes of jasmine and carnation, spicy middle notes of ylang-ylang, rose and geranium and an earthier base of vanilla, musk, moss, vetiver, sandalwood and amber. 
  4. Next is Night Flower, a copy of Tom Ford’s Black Orchid. In my opinion this is the heaviest scent on the list and is more used on an evening but it is a beautiful oriental, floral perfume. Also rated a 3.8 out of 5 it has top notes of jasmine, gardenia, luxurious truffle and fruity bergamot and blackcurrant. It has spicy middle notes of ylang-ylang and lotus and dark base of patchouli. Incense, sandalwood, dark chocolate, amber, vetiver, vanilla and resins.
  5. One of the lighter fragrances on the list, the next perfume is New York Dolls, a copy of the popular Boss Femme fragrance. A floral, fruity fragrance, this fragrance is ideal to wear on a night out. Rated a 4 out of 5, it has fruity top notes of peach, red berries, citruses and blackcurrant. These are blended with floral middle notes of jasmine, rose and lily and powdery, woody base notes of musk and amber.
  6. Sixth on the list is Miss America, a copy of Carolina Herrera. It is a floral fragrance with an outstanding rating of 5 out of 5. With top notes of orange, red berries, green leaves, tuberose and orange blossom, it has spicy middle notes of cardamom, rose and pepper all on a musky base of cashmere wood, vanilla and amber. 
  7. Next is a copy of Yves Saint Laurent Paris, Monaco. A floral, woody, musk fragrance this is one of the heavier fragrances on the list. A fragrance more suited to day wear it has a rating of 4 out of 5. Floral top notes of rose, carnation and violet blended with powdery, spicy middle notes all on a musky base of sandalwood, vanilla and patchouli.
  8. Another Yves Saint Laurent copy, next up is Kantali, the copy of Opium. An oriental, spicy fragrance it has a rating of 4 out of 5 and is slightly better suited to evening wear. With aldehydic top notes of citrus, floral middle notes of rose, jasmine and carnation blended with lily of the valley and spicy notes of pepper. These are all brought together on a musky base of patchouli, amber, sandalwood and vanilla.
  9. Cuba, a copy of Narcisco Rodriguez is next on the list. A Floral, woody, musk fragrance it is a little more suited to daytime wear. Rated 4 out 5 it has fruity, floral top notes of orange blossom, lemon, cherry, peach and freesia with floral middle notes of jasmine, lily of the valley and rose blended with honey and amber and a woody base of musk and patchouli.
  10. Tenth on the list is Henna, a copy of Hypnotic Poison by Dior. This is one of my personal favourites and is a floral, fruity, gourmand fragrance with a rating of 3 out of 5. Perfect for any occasion this fragrance has floral top notes of jasmine and gardenia, spicy middle notes of raspberry and almond and a base of amber, musk and vanilla.
  11. Next is Tatti, a copy of Gucci Bamboo. Ideal for daytime wear this a light floral, musky fragrance. It has citrusy, fruity top notes of green apple, lychee and blackcurrant and a floral, rose heart of orange blossom and lotus. Complemented with a woody base of sandalwood, musk and vanilla.
  12. Twelfth, we have Bondage L’Affaire, a copy of Gucci Guilty. It is a chypre, floral fragrance and as it’s raunchy name suggests it is ideal for nighttime wear. With a 3.8 out of 5 rating, it has top notes of mandarin orange and pink pepper, floral middle notes of lilac and violet blended with soft peach and a musky base of amber and patchouli.
  13. Next up is America Red, a copy of Ricci Ricci by Nina Ricci. A floral, fruity fragrance, it is ideal to wear during the day and has a rating of 4 out of 5. It has fruity top notes of blackcurrant, pineapple, rhubarb, bergamot and blackcurrant, middle notes of tuberose, rose and datura with a woody base of patchouli and sandalwood.
  14. Next is a copy of Thierry Mugler’s Angel- Spirit of Heaven. It is an oriental, vanilla fragrance more suitable for wearing on a night. It has a rating of 3 out of 5 but has a good longevity. Top notes of bergamot, cardamom and passionfruit are complemented with middle notes of rose and jasmine on a base of vanilla, praline and patchouli.
  15. Fifteenth on the list is Me Too. A copy of Joop! Femme it is an oriental, floral fragrance slightly better suited for daytime wear. Rated 4 out of 5 it has citrusy top notes of bergamot, neroli and orange, floral middle notes of rose and jasmine and oriental base of amber.
  16. Yet another Yves Saint Laurent copy, next up is Night Sky, a copy of Black Opium. More suited to nighttime wear, this is an oriental, floral, woody fragrance. It has citrusy, fruity top notes of blackcurrant and orange flower, an elegant white floral, black pepper and coffee heart with a woody base of cedar, patchouli, musk and vanilla.
  17. The first Chanel copy on the list, Miss Tutu is a copy of Chanel Coco Mademoiselle. It is a chypre, fruity fragrance slightly more suited to daytime wear and has a 4 out of 5 rating. It has fruity, watery top notes of bergamot and lily of the valley, middle notes of jasmine, rose and vetiver with a base of patchouli, amber and vanilla. 
  18. Next, another Chanel copy, Tutu Woman, a copy of Coco Chanel. Slightly better suited for wear during the day, this fragrance has a 4 out of 5 rating and is an oriental, spicy perfume. Citrus top notes of lemon, orange and bergamot are complemented by middle notes of rose, coriander and ylang-ylang, blended with jasmine, lily of the valley, cloves and pepper. Finally it has a woody base of vanilla.
  19. The final Chanel copy to make the list is Vogue, a copy of Chanel No.5. More suited for wear on a night time, this is an aldehydic, floral fragrance. Floral top notes of rose and jasmine blend with middle notes of aldehydic neroli and ylang-ylang with a warm, rich woody base of musk, vanilla and vetiver.
  20. Next to make the list is Bondage, a copy of Jean-Paul Gaultier. It is an oriental, floral fragrance slightly better to suited for wearing during the day. Rated a 3.6 out of 5, It has floral top notes of orange blossom, middle notes of jasmine and ginger and a musky base of amber and vanilla.
  21. Twenty-first on the list is Hawaii, a copy of Chloe (the 1975 version). A floral fragrance that is perfect to wear during the day it has a rating of 3.4 out of 5. It has top notes of orange blossom and tuberose, middle notes of jasmine and rose and a woody base of musk.
  22. Up next is What If? A copy of Armani Si. Perfect to wear anytime this is a chypre, fruity fragrance. Citrus, fruity top notes of blackcurrant and bergamot, a floral heart of neroli, rose and jasmine all blended together on a woody base of amber and vanilla. 
  23. A copy of the popular Olympea by Paco Rabanne, the next fragrance to make the list is Fame. Ideal to wear through the day and into the night, this fresh fragrance is oriental and woody. Top notes of citrus and ginger, a floral heart of jasmine enhanced with salty notes of vanilla and a musky base of sandalwood and amber.
  24. I Am I Feel is next on the list and is a copy of Lancome La Vie Est Belle. Rated 3.7 out of 5, an oriental, floral perfume that is perfect to wear during the day. Floral top notes of orange blossom and iris, middle notes of florals and red fruits and a woody bases of amber and vanilla.
  25. Next is Summertime, a copy of Flowerbomb by Viktor and Rolf. This is a floral, woody musk fragrance ideal for daytime wear and has an impressive 4 out 5 rating. Green tea and bergamot top notes, floral middle notes of rose, jasmine, freesia and orchid and a musky base of patchouli.
  26. Another Paco Rabanne copy to make the list, Pure Gold Lady is a copy of Lady Million. A floral, fruity fragrance slightly better suited to the daytime and a rating of 3.6 out of 5. Citrusy, fruity top notes of neroli and raspberry, floral middle notes of jasmine, white flowers, lily and rose and a musky base of white honey and patchouli.
  27. Last on the list is Futurity, a copy of Eternity by Calvin Klein. A floral, woody, musk fragrance ideal to wear anytime it has a 4 out of 5 rating. Top notes of mandarin, freesia and sage, floral middle notes of narcissus, lily of the valley, marigold, rose, jasmine and white lily with a woody base of sandalwood, patchouli, musk and amber.

If none of these tickle your fancy, the most common notes for the autumn fragrances seem to be sandalwood, vanilla, jasmine, musk and amber, so with any of those you surely can’t go wrong.


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