Solid perfumes are the perfect functional accessory for the Christmas party season. A stylish and fun way to carry your favourite scent, they're often enclosed in gorgeous wearable jewellery too.
Plus, they're super convenient and portable, so they're ideal to replace liquid scents if you're travelling.
Here's the best solid perfumes we think deserve a spot in your handbag...
Burberry My Burberry gold solid perfume, £30, available at Selfridges
My Burberry fragrance is inspired by the label's iconic trench coat. Bursting with notes of Sweet Pea, Freesia Heart and Patchouli, this solid perfume captures the essence of an English garden after rainfall and is designed to melt into your skin.
Signorina Eleganza Solid Perfume Necklace, £39, at harrods.com
A sophisticated gold necklace and a deliciously scented solid perfume with notes of grapefruit, pear, almond powder and patchouli in one, this offering from Salvatore Ferragamo is on our wish list. One for the label lovers, it's limited edition so snap it up quickly for a stylish scent experience.
L'Occitane Roses et Reines Solid Perfume, £8, at uk.loccitane.com
For a fresh and affordable perfume, don't look further than L'Occitane's floral rose scent. Not only is it alcohol free so it's gentle on the skin, its ultra portable tin is easy to quickly throw in your handbag or carry on. Enriched with rose extract derived from fresh rose petals; if you're a fan of floral fragrances, this is a must have. Pick up this solid perfume if you're looking for a gorgeous feminine rose scent suitable for sensitive skin.
Diptyque Philosykos Solid Perfume, £28, at diptyqueparis.co.uk
If you're a fan of woody scents, you'll adore Parisian brand Diptyque's offering. Featuring the scents of fig leaves and wood and white cedar in stylish black casing, it's the ultimate handbag friendly way to transport this rich scent. The perfect scent for lovers of Diptyque's range of candles and home fragrances.
Marc Jacobs Honey Solid Perfume Necklace, £34, at debenhams.com
Keep Marc Jacobs' 'Honey' scent on hand for touch ups with this wearable gold and black striped accessory containing a solid perfume of the floral fragrance. Including top notes of pear and mandarin and base notes of golden vanilla, smooth woods and of course, honey, this unique necklace is a great beauty buy. A fresh scent that'll take you back to summer nights, it's ideal for fans of Marc's fragrance line.
Le Labo Santal 33 Solid Perfume, £55, at liberty.co.uk
Le Labo have captured many of their luxurious range of fragrances in a solid perfume, enclosed in streamlined refillable cases. Formulated with an alcohol and paraben free formula and a wax base made with sweet almond oil, coconut oil and soybean oil, simply melt the wax by rubbing it onto wrists or behind the ear. We love their solid perfume scented with Santal 33 extract; a rich woody fragrance featuring notes of spices and leather balanced with iris and violet. You'll always stay on trend with one of these scents in your handbag.
Estée Lauder Beautiful Golden Cocktail Ring, £95, at harrods.com
This glamorous piece of statement jewellery houses a fragrant secret. Open the ring to reveal Lauder's 'Beautiful' scent in a solid perfume; a floral scent including top notes of rose, mandarin and lily and base notes of sandalwood and vetiver. This multi-functional product can also be worn as a bracelet with the included gold chain- the perfect accessory for Christmas events and busy mums on the go.