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The Fragrance Foundation Announces Fifi Awards Nominees

A total of 10 categories, including Specialty Luxe, Broad Appeal and Indie, are included in this year’s awards.

The Fragrance Foundation has announced its nominees for the 2011 FiFi Awards, a list which will be cut almost in half at the FiFi Finalists Breakfast on April 8. A total of 10 categories, including Specialty Luxe, Broad Appeal and Indie, are included in this year’s awards. New for this year are additional categories: Fragrance Superstar of the Year, Consumer’s Choice Award and Fragrance Hall of Fame. Finalists for Best Packaging, Media Campaign, Bath and Body, Interior Scent and Perfume Extraordinaire, will be announced at the April 8th breakfast, at which winners will be also revealed for a small selection of additional categories.

Here, the categories and nominees.

Women’s Luxe
(carried in department and specialty stores, more than 250 doors)

Acqua di Gio by Giorgio Armani
Ange ou Démon Le Secret by Givenchy
Chance Eau Tendre by Chanel
Coach Poppy Eau de Parfum by Coach Fragrances
Gucci Guilty (P&G Prestige)
Narciso Rodriguez For Her Musc Collection Eau de Parfum Intense (Beauté Prestige International)
PureDKNY by Donna Karan Cosmetics
Versus Versace (Euroitaly Inc.)
Voyage d’Hermès (BPI)
Womanity by Thierry Mugler (Clarins Fragrance Group)

Men’s Luxe

Bleu de Chanel by Chanel
Azzaro Chrome Sport by Azzaro (Clarins Fragrance Group)
Dolce & Gabbana The One Gentleman (P&G Prestige)
Gucci by Gucci Sport pour Homme (P&G Prestige)
Lacoste Essential Sport (P&G Prestige)
Marc Jacobs Bang (Coty Prestige)
Perry Ellis Night (Falic Fashion Group)
The Big Pony Collection: 1, 2, 3 & 4 by Ralph Lauren Fragrances
Voyage d’Hermès (BPI)

Women’s Specialty Luxe
(carried in specialty stores, 26 to 249 doors)

Balenciaga Paris (Coty Prestige)
Bebe Sheer Eau de Parfum (Inter Parfums)
Belle D’Opium by Yves Saint Laurent
Bond No. 9 High Line by Bond No. 9 New York
Bond No. 9 Washington Square by Bond No. 9 New York
English Pear & Freesia by Jo Malone
J’adore L’Or by Parfums Christian Dior
Lady Million by Paco Rabanne (Puig USA)
Love & Tears, Surrender by By Kilian
Prada Infusion de Tubereuse (Puig USA)
Tom Ford Azure Lime by Tom Ford Beauty

Men’s Specialty Luxe

Bond No. 9 Andy Warhol Montauk by Bond No. 9 New York
Bond No. 9 Cooper Square by Bond No. 9 New York
Colonia Essenza by Acqua di Parma
La Cologne du Parfumeur by Guerlain
One Million by Paco Rabanne (Puig USA)
Orange Sanguine by Atelier Cologne
Prada Infusion de Vetiver (Puig USA)
Rose Oud by By Kilian
Tom Ford Azure Lime by Tom Ford Beauty
Victorinox Snowpower by Victorinox Swiss Army

Women’s Broad Appeal
(carried in mass market retailers)

Avril Lavigne Forbidden Rose (P&G Prestige)
Christina Aguilera Eau de Parfum (P&G Prestige)
Christina Aguilera By Night (P&G Prestige)
Dyamante by Daddy Yankee (Falic Fashion Group)
Eva by Eva Longoria (Falic Fashion Group)
Flirt Rock-n-Rebel by BeautyBank
Halle by Halle Berry Pure Orchid (Coty Inc.)
S by Shakira (Puig USA)
Samba Sun Woman by The Perfumer’s Workshop Int’l., Ltd.

Men’s Broad Appeal

Antonio Banderas The Secret (Puig USA)
Hervé Leger Homme (Avon Products, Inc.)
McGraw Silver (Coty Inc.)
Samba Sun Man by The Perfumer’s Workshop Int’l. Ltd.

Women’s Specialty Brand
(carried in one retailer and/or brand name in one retailer)

Anthropologie “By the Creators of Le Labo” Eau de Parfum Collection (Inter Parfums)
Anthropologie “Happ & Stahns – Perfumers,” 1842 Rosa Alba Eau de Parfum (Inter Parfums)
Banana Republic Republic of Women Essence Eau de Parfum (Inter Parfums)
Bath & Body Works Signature Collection Dark Kiss by Bath & Body Works
Bath & Body Works Signature Collection Secret Wonderland by Bath & Body Works
Bombshell by Victoria’s Secret
Brooks Brothers “Madison” Eau de Parfum (Inter Parfums)
Gap Stay Eau de Toilette (Inter Parfums)
Icing “Flaunt” Collection: Oh so Jolie, Hello Chérie, C’est Chic! (The Maesa Group)
Iris by Crabtree & Evelyn
Payless Unforgettable Moments: Promise and Charmed (The Maesa Group)

Men’s Specialty Brand

Banana Republic Republic of Men Essence Eau de Toilette (Inter Parfums)
Bath & Body Works Signature Collection for Men Ocean by Bath & Body Works
Bath & Body Works Signature Collection for Men Twilight Woods by Bath & Body Works
Gap Core Eau de Toilette (Inter Parfums)

Women’s Direct to Consumer
(sold online, through catalog or door to door)

Boyfriend by Boyfriend LLC
My Life by Mary J Blige (Carol’s Daughter)
Outspoken by Fergie (Avon)
Yves Rocher So Elixir (Yves Rocher North America Inc.)

Indie Brand
(Women’s, men’s and unisex that are small or emerging brands that have been on the market for 1 to 2 years in 25 or fewer doors.)

Candide Perfume by Aftelier Perfumes
Honey Blossom Perfume by Aftelier Perfumes
Lumiere Eau de Parfum by Aftelier Perfumes
Six Scents Parfums: Series Three (Six Scents Parfums Inc.)