Atkinsons James Wins Marie Claire Prix d’Excellence

Atkinsons James wins Marie Claire Prix d’Excellence de la Beauté for best male fragrance 2023

British niche perfumer Atkinsons, once official perfumer to the English Royal Court, has just accepted one of the world’s top awards for men’s fragrances. Marie Claire awarded the lush woody-amber-spicy eau de parfum as its best male fragrance 2023 at the Prix d’Excellence de la Beauté in France recently. The magazine’s 37th annual awards celebrates the best beauty, skincare and fragrance launches of the previous year according 21 French and foreign editors and journalists.

Atkinsons James

Fragrance Description: Atkinsons James is a woody-amber-spicy scent for him or her that pays homage to James Atkinsons who founded the brand in 1799. It’s a rich, noble fragrance with a charming character thanks to a blend of fresh citrus, interesting spices and earthy vetiver. The white flower notes perfectly balance the musk.

Key ingredients: bergamot oil, finger lime, pink peppercorn, clary sage absolute, Elemi oil, white flowers accord, violet leaves, vetiver oil from Haiti, patchouli, musk, akigalawood

“It’s an elegant contemporary fragrances that captures the spirit of those who dare to pursue their passions.”

Atkinsons James
Atkinsons James

Atkinsons is available exclusively in Canada at Holt Renfrew and

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  • Linda L
    July 5, 2023 at 2:02 pm

    Bravo Atkinsons! Such a luxe fragrance! Love all it’s key notes.

  • Angela Citrigno
    July 1, 2023 at 1:09 pm

    Congratulations Atkinson fragrance on winning this prestigious award. How ironic that it’s call James. James must be smiling from above. The woody spicy notes sound wonderful.

  • September Dee
    July 1, 2023 at 11:39 am

    Congratulations Atkinsons! What a nice blend of notes!

  • September Dee
    July 1, 2023 at 11:36 am

    Congratulations to Atkinsons! What a nice blend of notes!