Are you familiar with the term a niche perfume? It is a uniquely produced perfume made by companies who are dedicated to creating it, as opposed to custom made or signature perfumes from famous people. Sometimes, they are called artisan fragrances. The demand for niche perfumes is growing, although in fact many do not know what their specialty is. Find out everything you need to know about them, as well as which ones are the most popular in the world.

Love, Don’t Be Shy Extreme

The Parisian brand By Kilian comes from the famous Hennessy family, best known for the top French cognac of the same name, and was founded by Kilian Hennessy. But unlike his ancestors, who became famous thanks to French cognac, Kilian dedicated himself to his great passion, you guessed it – perfumes. For him, perfumes are an art, and he proves that with each new name in the offer, which now has over 30 different fragrances. All By Kilian perfumes are also known by their luxury packaging.

Perfume notes: Neroli, Orange Blossom, Rose, Marshmallow

Intense Cafe

If you want to be instantly transported to a cosy cafe, you will absolutely adore the Montale Intense Cafe Eau de Parfum. It is perfect for every coffee addict, both men and women. Its warm notes will cheer you up and brighten your day. For all the coffee lovers out there, try out this perfume!

Perfume notes: Floral Notes, Rose, White Musk, Vanilla, Amber


A brand Clive Christian can brag about the most expensive perfume in the world No. 1 for Men Pure Perfume. This brand does not skimp on ingredients, only the most expensive and high-quality ones are used for their fragrances. The packaging is, as expected, outrageously luxurious. A bottle of the famous No. 1 is made of hand-cut crystal, and the gold cap is adorned with a polished white diamond. 

Perfume notes: 50 year-old Indian sandalwood, powdery musk and vetiver

Club de Nuit Intense

If you do not want to spend money on pricey niche perfumes, which is totally understandable, there are always other options. One of the suggestion is Club de Nuit Intense by Armaf which has an affordable price. 

Perfume notes: Lemon, Pineapple, Bergamot, Black Currant, Apple, Birch, Jasmine, Rose, Musk, Ambergris, Patchouli and Vanilla.

Scent is one of the most delicate yet strong parts of the human sensory experience; it can instantly take you back to a moment, a place or a person. Which niche perfume is on your list?