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Finalists Announced for 2015 Fragrance Foundation Awards

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The Fragrance Foundation announced the finalists (in bold) from its group of semi-finalists in each category for the 2015 Fragrance Foundation awards during its finalists' breakfast at the Mandarin Oriental in New York.

Actress Christine Baranski emceed the event for the third year.

Again this year, breakfast attendees could vote for the Popular, Prestige and Luxury categories for Fragrance of the Year, and, new this year, for Men’s and Women’s Packaging of the Year.

The final winners will be honored at The Fragrance Foundation Awards on June 17 at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall, New York, which will be emceed by actor and film producer Alec Baldwin.

The Fragrance Foundation also recognized John Demsey, group president of The Estée Lauder Companies, as this year’s Hall of Fame honoree. Annie Buzantian, master perfumer at Firmenich, is the recipient of the Perfumer of the Year, Lifetime Achievement Award. This honor will be presented during the Fragrance Foundation Awards event.

Fragrance of the Year: Men’s Popular

  • Avon Luck for Him (Avon) - Finalist
  • Modern Banana Republic Man (Inter Parfums USA LLC) - Finalist
  • Valor Eau de Toilette (Dana Beauty) - Finalist

Fragrance of the Year: Women’s Popular

  • A Thousand Wishes (Bath & Body Works) - Finalist
  • Avon Luck for Her (Avon) - Finalist
  • Flower Fragrance Collection: Cherished (Maesa)
  • Modern Banana Republic Woman (Inter Parfums USA LLC) - Finalist
  • Taylor Swift Incredible Things (Elizabeth Arden) - Finalist
  • Victoria’s Secret Scandalous (Victoria’s Secret) - Finalist
  • With Love, Paris Hilton (Parlux Ltd.)

Fragrance of the Year: Men’s Prestige

  • Man in Black (Bulgari)
  • Dior Homme Eau for Men (Parfums Christian Dior) - Finalist
  • Drakkar Essence (L’Oréal) - Finalist
  • Givenchy Gentlemen Only Intense (Parfums Givenchy) - Finalist
  • Issey Miyake Parfums Nuit D’Issey (Beauté Prestige International)
  • Mankind by Kenneth Cole (Parlux Ltd.)
  • Michael Kors for Men Eau de Toilette (Michael Kors Beauty) - Finalist
  • Paco Rabanne Invictus (Puig) - Finalist
  • Perry Ellis Cobalt (Falic Fashion Group)
  • Vince Camuto Homme (Parlux Ltd.)

Fragrance of the Year: Women’s Prestige

  • Amore Vince Camuto (Parlux Ltd.)
  • Anna Sui La Nuit de Bohème Eau de Parfum (Inter Parfums USA LLC)
  • Anna Sui La Nuit de Bohème Eau de Toilette (Inter Parfums USA LLC)
  • Daisy Dream Marc Jacobs (Coty Inc.) - Finalist
  • Giorgio Armani Sì Eau de Parfum (L’Oréal) - Finalist
  • Givenchy Dahlia Divin (Parfums Givenchy)
  • Indigo Eau de Parfum (Nest Fragrances)
  • Josie by Josie Natori (Luxe Brands, Inc.)
  • Miss Dior Blooming Bouquet (Parfums Christian Dior) - Finalist
  • Narciso Rodriquez Parfums Narciso Eau de Parfum (Beauté Prestige International) - Finalist
  • Viva La Juicy Gold Couture (Elizabeth Arden)
  • Wood Sage & Sea Salt Cologne (Jo Malone London) - Finalist

Fragrance of the Year: Men’s Luxury

  • Acqua Di Parma Colonia Leather Eau de Parfum (Acqua di Parma) - Finalist
  • Brioni (Brioni) - Finalist
  • John Varvatos Oud (Elizabeth Arden) - Finalist
  • Maison Martin Margiela at the Barber’s (L’Oréal)
  • Parfums de Marly Herod (Parfums de Marly, The Fragrance Group)
  • Tom Ford Mandarino di Amalfi (Tom Ford Beauty) - Finalist

Fragrance of the Year: Women’s Luxury

  • Acqua di Parma Rosa Nobile Eau de Parfum (Acqua di Parma) - Finalist
  • Bottega Veneta Knot (Coty Inc.) - Finalist
  • Dolce Eau de Parfum by Dolce & Gabbana (P&G Prestige) - Finalist
  • Gucci Première Eau de Toilette (P&G Prestige)
  • Joy Forever Jean Patou (Luxe Brands Inc.)
  • La Panthere (Cartier)
  • My Burberry Eau de Parfum (Burberry)
  • Pharrell Williams Girl (Comme des Garçons)
  • Tom Ford Velvet Orchid (Tom Ford Beauty) - Finalist
  • Viktor & Rolf Bonbon (L’Oréal) - Finalist

Perfume Extraordinaire of the Year

  • Cartier
  • Cosmo International Fragrances
  • Diptyque Paris - Finalist
  • Firmenich
  • Givaudan
  • IFF - Finalist
  • Parfums Christian Dior - Finalist
  • Robertet - Finalist
  • Symrise - Finalist
  • Takasago

Fragrance Hall of Fame

  • Boss. Bottled. (P&G Prestige)
  • Bvlgari Eau Parfumée Au Thé Vert (Bulgari) - Finalist
  • Dirt (Demeter Fragrance Library)
  • Donna Karan Cashmere Mist (Donna Karan Cosmetics) - Finalist
  • J’adore (Parfums Christian Dior) - Finalist
  • Joop! Homme (Joop!)
  • Philosophy Amazing Grace (Coty, Inc.) - Finalist
  • Ralph Lauren Romance (L’Oréal) - Finalist
  • Trésor (Lancôme)
  • Victoria’s Secret Heavenly (Victoria’s Secret)

Packaging of the Year: Men’s

  • Armani Privé Encens Satin (L’Oréal) - Finalist
  • Avon Luck for Him (Avon)
  • Brioni (Brioni)
  • Bvlgari Man in Black (Bulgari) Intoxicated (By Kilian) - Finalist
  • Issey Miyake Parfums Nuit D’Issey (Beauté Prestige International)
  • Jimmy Choo Man (Interparfums Luxury Brands) - Finalist
  • John Varvatos Oud (Elizabeth Arden) - Finalist
  • Perry Ellis Cobalt (Falic Fashion Group)
  • Tom Ford Mandarino Di Amalfi (Tom Ford Beauty) - Finalist

Packaging of the Year: Women’s

  • Avon Luck for Her (Avon) - Finalist
  • Daisy Dream Marc Jacobs (Coty Inc.) - Finalist
  • Dolce Eau de Parfum by Dolce & Gabbana (P&G Prestige) - Finalist
  • Giorgio Armani Sì Eau de Parfum (L’Oréal)
  • La Panthere (Cartier)
  • Le Petite Robe Noire (Guerlain)
  • Narciso Rodriguez Parfums Narciso Eau de Parfum (Beauté Prestige International)
  • Outrageously Vibrant (Diana Vreeland)
  • Victoria’s Secret Scandalous (Victoria’s Secret) - Finalist
  • Viktor & Rolf Bonbon (L’Oréal) - Finalist
  • Viva La Juicy Gold Couture (Elizabeth Arden)

Interior Scent Collection of the Year

  • Addictive State of Mind Collection Candle (By Kilian)
  • C.O. Bigelow Home Fragrance Collection Candle Series (C.O. Bigelow)
  • Cire Trudon/Giambattista Valli Rose Poivrée and Positano (Cire Trudon)
  • Dolce & Gabbana Velvet Candle Collection (P&G Prestige) - Finalist
  • Hermès le Parfum de la Maison (Beauté Prestige International) - Finalist
  • La Collection 34 and Its Bazar (Diptyque Paris) - Finalist
  • Lemongrass & Ginger Home Fragrance Collection (Nest Fragrances) - Finalist
  • Tiziana Terenzi (Tiziana Terenzi, The Fragrance Group)
  • Vie Luxe Voyage Collection (CoScentrix/Vie Luxe)
  • Wood Sage & Sea Salt Home Candle (Jo Malone London) - Finalist

Media Campaign of the Year: Men’s

  • Boss. Bottled. (P&G Prestige) - Finalist
  • Dior Homme Eau for Men (Parfums Christian Dior) - Finalist
  • Drakkar Essence (L’Oréal) - Finalist
  • Issey Miyake Parfums Nuit D’Issey (Beauté Prestige International)
  • Jimmy Choo Man (Interparfums Luxury Brands) - Finalist
  • Mankind by Kenneth Cole (Parlux Ltd.)
  • Perry Ellis Cobalt (Falic Fashion Group)

Media Campaign of the Year: Women’s

  • Chanel No. 5 (Chanel) - Finalist
  • Coco Mademoiselle (Chanel) - Finalist
  • Dolce Eau de Parfum by Dolce & Gabbana (P&G Prestige) - Finalist
  • Endless Euphoria Calvin Klein (Coty Inc.)
  • Giorgio Armani Sì Eau de Parfum (L’Oréal) - Finalist
  • J’adore (Parfums Christian Dior) - Finalist
  • My Burberry Eau de Parfum (Burberry)
  • Taylor Swift Incredible Things (Elizabeth Arden)
  • Tom Ford Velvet Orchid (Tom Ford Beauty)
  • Victoria’s Secret Scandalous (Victoria’s Secret)

Bath and Body Line of the Year

  • A Thousand Wishes (Bath & Body Works) - Finalist
  • Fantasies Passion Struck (Victoria’s Secret) - Finalist
  • Hermès Le Bain (Beauté Prestige International) - Finalist
  • Pear and Pink Magnolia (Crabtree & Evelyn) - Finalist
  • Soap & Water Personal Care Collection (Soap & Water)
  • Studio Collection: Mirabelle Plum (Thymes)
  • Wood Sage & Sea Salt Body Crème and Body & Hand Wash (Jo Malone London) - Finalist

Indie Fragrance of the Year

  • Carven Pour Homme (Carven) - Finalist
  • El Born (Carner Barcelona)
  • Flowerhead (Byredo) - Finalist
  • Foxglove (Hylnds by D.S. & Durga) Intoxicated (By Kilian) - Finalist
  • Le Premier Parfum (Coolife) Mojave Ghost (Byredo) - Finalist
  • Ombre Indigo (Olfactive Studio) - Finalist
  • Rodin Bis (Rodin olio lusso)
  • Simply Divine (Diana Vreeland)

Consumer Choice Awards Finalists: Prestige

  • Daisy Dream Marc Jacobs (Coty Inc.) - Finalist
  • Givenchy Dahlia Divin (Parfums Givenchy) - Finalist
  • Midnight Romance Ralph Lauren (L’Oréal) - Finalist

Consumer Choice Awards Finalists: Popular

  • A Thousand Wishes (Bath & Body Works) - Finalist

  • Avon Luck for Her (Avon) - Finalist

  • Jessica Simpson Signature (Parlux Ltd.) - Finalist

  • Sofia by Sofia Vergara (Parlux Ltd.) - Finalist

  • Taylor Swift Incredible Things (Elizabeth Arden) - Finalist

  • Victoria’s Secret Scandalous (Victoria’s Secret) - Finalist