18 best Summer fragrances for men and women 2023

Find your summer scent with the latest perfume and cologne in 2023

Summer fragrances for men and women in 2023
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It’s summer 2023, and what better way to celebrate the season than by finding a new signature scent? The summer months are full of exciting activities, from lounging at the beach and swimming in the sea to dancing at festivals and enjoying picnics. Regardless of your summer plans, you should finish off your outfit and fun days with a spritz of perfume.

During the summer, the best notes to look for are fresh, citrusy and aquatic. Think sun, sea and fruit trees! Compared to the darker autumn/winter months, summer scents should be uplifting and refreshing, and with one of these new fragrances in your collection, you’ll have memories flooding back to you of summer 2023 with each spray.

Whether you’re looking for the best women’s perfume or the best men’s cologne, I’ve found the best fragrances for summer 2023, including new releases from Elizabeth Arden, Tom Ford and Dolce & Gabbana and old classics from Diptyque, Hugo Boss and Marc Jacobs.

Best Summer Fragrances for Women

Best Summer Fragrances for Men

Bethan Girdler-Maslen
Home Editor

Beth is Home Editor for T3, looking after style, living and wellness. From the comfiest mattresses to what strange things you can cook in an air fryer, Beth covers sleep, yoga, smart home, coffee machines, grooming tools, fragrances, gardening and much more. If it's something that goes in your house, chances are Beth knows about it and has the latest reviews and recommendations! She's also in the know about the latest deals and discount codes from top brands and retailers.

Having always been passionate about writing, she’s written for websites, newspapers and magazines on a variety of topics, from jewellery and culture, to food and telecoms. You can find her work across numerous sites, including Wedding Ideas Magazine, Health & Wellbeing, The Bristol Post, Fashion & Style Directory, TechRadar, CreativeBloq and more. In her spare time, Beth enjoys running, reading, baking and attempting craft projects that will probably end in disaster!