Global Lookbook: The Acquisitions Guide

When it comes to shopping, these singular pieces—and wonderful shops—reflect their native homelands with style and character.

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Elegant Fragrance Boutiques

From Singapore to Venice to Los Angeles, master noses and artisan perfumers are finding new and increasingly elegant ways to elevate the experience of selecting a scent. At Stockholm’s Byredo (Mäster Samuelsgatan 6; 46-8/5250-2610;, for instance, a clean Scandinavian minimalism sets the scene for its thoughtful scents (like Baudelaire, which involves juniper berry, black pepper, caraway, hyacinth and black amber) that are beautifully packaged.

Read about Byredo and nine other fragrance boutiques here.