Gift a VIP Subscription


A subscription to The Perfume Society makes a wonderful gift for anyone who loves fragrance.

Turn your perfume loving friend into a VIP (Very Important Perfumista!) and they will receive exclusive access and discounts on our fragrance Discovery Boxes, plus eight downloadable editions of The Scented Letter per year. They will also receive a ‘Welcome’ Discovery Box of samples, each accompanied by ‘smelling notes’, designed to introduce the key fragrance families. (+ other treats!)


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When you sign someone up to The Perfume Society as a gift, they become a perfume ‘VIP’.  For just £25 per year, they will receive the following exclusive benefits…

•  Receive early access, and exclusive discounts to all of our fragrance Discovery Boxes

•  The first Perfume Discovery Fragrance Education ‘discovery box’ (seen at the top of this page), featuring eight beautiful samples, smelling strips, a complimentary handbag-size Crabtree & Evelyn Lily Hand Cream (and of course their subscription card), together with ‘Fragrance Notes’ postcards and an embossed Note Book, so they can share your thoughts about the scents – and start to deepen their appreciation of perfume and the scented world. (For more about what’s in the box, click on ‘Joining Gift’, just above right.

•  Invitations to ticketed events with leading ‘noses’ and key figures from the perfume world, in-store events, workshops, etc.

•  Eight copies a year of our award-winning digital magazine, The Scented Letter – virtually the only publication in the world devoted to all things fragrant… (sneak-a-peak with our taster issue here)

•  A discounted ticket (which is redeemable against box purchases), for 2016, to a ‘How to Improve Your Sense of Smell‘ workshop, which will be hosted at locations nationwide.

•  Suggested activities for their own local ‘Perfume Group‘ – like a book club, but without the homework…!

•  ‘Access All Areas‘: they’ll be able to read special content on the website that is created for subscribers-only, including ‘nose’ interviews, vodcasts, podcasts and more.

•  They will also be first to know about each of our new limited edition Perfume Society Discovery Boxes – to help them discover new perfumes, and even improve their sense of smell – which are previewed to subscribers (and available for £10 – a saving of £5 on each box).

• 15% discount at Penhaligon’s stores (read more here), on production of your VIP Subscriber card.

• 15% discount at selected Miller Harris stores and online (read more here).

•  10% discount at Avery Mayfair on purchases over £70, with your VIP Subscriber card

Just use the ‘Add to cart’ box above to buy that gift subscription…

(Please note: due to shipping restrictions we cannot send our boxes to the Republic of Ireland or internationally.)


Your introductory subscriber gift from The Perfume Society includes samples (including some luxury samples) of the following fragrances, representing each of the key fragrance families – plus our beautiful blotters, notebook – and of course, your personalised subscription card (NB this will arrive separately). .

  • Perfume Society notebook & blotters
  • Versace crystal noir (5ml) Top notes: blackcurrant, black fig, violet Heart notes: frangipani, tuberose, jasmine Base notes: cashmeran, vanilla pod, heliotropine, sandalwood
  • Nina Ricci L'Air du Temps (1.2ml) Top notes: peach, bergamot, neroli, aldehydes Heart notes: carnation, gardenia, rose, jasmine, ylang ylang Base notes: musk, sandalwood, iris root (orris)
  • Miller Harris Fleurs de Sel (1.6ml) Top notes: red thyme oil, rosemary, clary sage, angelica Heart notes: iris, narcissus, ambrette seed, rose Base notes: vetiver, oakmoss, leather, patchouli, labdanum
  • Juicy Couture Viva la Juicy Noir (1.5 ml) Top notes: wild berries, mandarin, Mara strawberry Heart notes: honeysuckle, gardenia petals, jasmine sambac Base notes: amber, caramel, vanilla
  • Paco Rabanne Lady Million (1.5ml) Top notes: bitter orange, raspberry, neroli Heart notes: Arabian jasmine, gardenia Base notes: patchouli, amber, honey
  • Atkinsons 24 Old Bond Street (2ml) Top notes: juniper, cardamom Heart notes: rose, black tea, Turkish rose absolute Base notes: whisky, cade oil, cedar
  • Chloé by Chloé (1.5ml) Top notes: pink peony, freesia, lychee Heart notes: magnolia flower, lily of the valley, rose Base notes: cedarwood, amber, honey
  • Dali Wild (6.5ml) Top notes: yuzu, green notes, tuberose, gardenia Heart notes: jasmine, magnolia Base notes: mahogany, zebrano, oukumé woods
  • Crabtree & Evelyn Lily Hand Cream (25g) Top notes: bergamot, mandarin, green tea Heart notes: lily of the valley, hyacinth, rose, cyclamen Base notes: musk, sandalwood, ylang ylang, moss

(Please note: due to hideous shipping restrictions we cannot send our boxes to the Republic of Ireland or internationally, although you can still receive the other joining benefits, i.e. subscription to The Scented Letter and access to the VIP-only elements of the site.)