Niche fragrances are produced on a much smaller scale, are not available in the popular retailers you might spot at the mall, and aren’t household names. These types of scents are rare, *usually* expensive, and sometimes even a little bizarre in their inspiration.
Designer Maison Martin Margiela has 29 perfumes in our fragrance base. Maison Martin Margiela is a new fragrance brand. The earliest edition was created in 2010 and the newest is from 2021. Maison Martin Margiela fragrances were made in collaboration with perfumers Daniela (Roche) Andrier, Dominique Ropion, Louise Turner, Jacques Cavallier, Marie Salamagne, Alienor Massenet, Maurice Roucel, Alexandra Carlin, Carlos Benaim and Fabrice Pellegrin.
Creed is a niche perfume house, which has boutiques in Paris, London, New York City, Beverly Hills, Sydney, Dubai Mall, Kuwait, Vienna, Milan, and Miami in addition to stands in high end retailers across the world. The house purportedly creates its perfumes in-house by two perfumers: a father and his son. The current generation consists of Olivier Creed (who is credited for Green Irish Tweed, Millesime Imperial, Silver Mountain Water and Aventus among others) and his son Erwin Creed.
Bond No 9
Bond No 9 is an American fragrance company that pays tribute to the city of New York through the art of perfumery. Founded in 2003 by perfume industry veteran Laurice Rahmé, and named for the address of its headquarters and boutique at 9 Bond Street in NoHo, the company’s fragrances immortalize iconic New York landmarks and geography, with colorful packaging and innovative scents.
NISHANE is the first Istanbul based niche perfume brand that is celebrated globally with an exceptional point of view on artistic perfumery. This can easily be recognized by the uniqueness of the scent creations. Inspired by the rooted traditions, modern vision and the cosmopolitan structure of Istanbul that has embraced so many civilizations.
Maverick founder Ben Gorham, half Canadian and half Indian, draws from his mother’s Indian roots, creating scents that fuse the East with West. The fragrances are made of raw materials sourced from around the globe but assembled by hand in Sweden. Not formally trained in perfumery, Ben partners with some of the most prestigious perfumers to bring his unique ideas to completion. For instance he collaborated with the art directors at M/M Paris to create M/MINK, a unique scent that is meant to smell of ink and paper, and one of the best niche perfumes today.
Xerjoff is an Italian – Turin based Perfume House fully dedicated to luxury fragrance in its art form. Xerjoff is a journey towards the discovery of the most precious part of the fascinating territory of essences, the place where the unique alliance between the millenary knowledge of Nature and technological research is celebrated. The exclusive nature of the raw materials, selected from the very best offered by the traditional export countries is matched with meticulous attention to detail, right down to the creation of surprising sculpture bottles carved out of quartz stone, Murano glass and other precious materials.