2: "Precious Little Oud." My thought progression as I sniffed Precious Oud was: 'So this is Precious Oud...Really?...No way!' Though it bears the name "oud," I don't detect any oud in Precious Oud. Has the oud perfume trend degenerated to the point of simply including the word "oud" in a...

Complex and compelling, this distinctive aphrodisiac is blended with rich eastern essences, delicate florals, exotic resins, cherished woods and rare spices to create long–lasting intense perfumes that celebrate the power of Oud. British fine fragrance house Bella Bellissima combines the...

. Luxor Oud's fruity frankincense base made me think of Erik Kormann Eau de Fröhliche too. Luxor Oud doesn't conjure ancient Egypt for me (King Tut may have had a different opinion), but it smells great and made me want to try other fragrances from the Memo line. Luxor Oud is a unisex...

This is the period when amber, musk, incense and oud fragrances start to feel passé and weigh heavily on my body and spirit. As the witch-hazels and camellias bloom and wintersweet scents the air, I yearn for lighter "green", floral and citrus-y colognes, but right now they too seem a bit...

Would I buy it? I adore By Kilian's packaging, but it's expensive for what is basically a nicely made incense fragrance. A 50 ml bottle of Incense Oud Eau de Parfum is $395 in By Kilian's fabulous bottle, but a refill is $175. A gorgeous atomizer with four quarter-ounce refills, perfect for...

The Bay Area Fashionista "Fragrance of the Month" is. . . Incense Oud by Kilian! Incense Oud by Kilian is the third fragrance Kilian Hennessey's Arabian Nights collection which includes perfumes featuring "oud." The Arabian Nights collection is warm and full, offering sensual fragrance...

That is correct, you can meet the man behind Bay Area Fashionista's "Fragrance of the Month," Incense Oud by Kilian. Kilian Hennessey will be at Saks Fifth Avenue on Union Square this Saturday, May 7, 2011 from 4pm to 6pm. This is the perfect time to test out Incense Oud as well as all...

UK niche line Bella Bellissima has launched three new oud fragrances: Emerald Oud, Blue Diamond Oud and Ruby Oud. Emerald Oud ~ "Emerald Oud parfum by Bella Bellissima is a floral, amber woody oud. Top notes of pink pepper, candied bergamot peel and saffron are complemented by heart notes of...

reason I – the original incense freak – am not really feeling the incense right now. My bottles and decants of incense frags sit on my shelves, neglected. Sadface. But then... as usual... someone (let's blame Louise) comes along with a taste of something new and different to love – Kilian...

To help you recognise your oud from your 'oud wanna smell like that?', here's a definitive primer on the biggest trend in eau de toilettes. As with anything popular in the land of oil, oud fragrances often come with a hefty price tag. But the expense is often justified by the lengthy...

 

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