Donna Karan Black Cashmere: fabulous in small doses. Heeley Cuir Pleine Fleur: leather is too strong. Profumi Del Forte By Night, White: too much sweet vanilla. Serge Lutens Un Bois Vanille: toasted marshmallow was good until coconut showed up. Lubin Idole: nice but she doesn't want to

Caroline doesn't like strong floral bouquets (Dior Poison, Giorgio Beverly Hills), sweet gourmand or very fruity scents, light candy notes (Thierry Mugler Angel), light citrus or simple oceanic fragrances (Annick Goutal Eau D'Hadrien). She also doesn't care for sharp spicy orientals (Chanel...

The Monday Mail returns from its summer vacation this week, although it will be off again next Monday for Labor Day. Our first subject for the fall season is Lisa, who has been seriously interested in perfume for a couple years. She would love to find a really special fragrance — possibly her...

The Monday Mail returns from its holiday vacation today (and look for a Monday Mail feedback post next week). We're starting off the new year with Kristen, who discovered Boucheron Jaïpur Saphir in Paris back in 1999 and has worn it ever since. Now that it's discontinued, she'd like to find a...

She also doesn't like anything overly sweet or aquatic, and she isn't fond of old fashioned or vintage perfumes. Fragrances that don't work for her include Clinique Happy, Thierry Mugler Angel, Lolita Lempicka, Armani Code, Miss Rochas, Caron Parfum Sacre, Chanel No 5, Aqaba, Estee Lauder...

Scents that don't work for her include Dior Hypnotic Poison (too heavy and not interesting), Yves Saint Laurent Babydoll, Thierry Mugler Alien, Bvlgari Omnia (smelled like dill pickles), Estee Lauder Beyond Paradise, Escada Magnetism, Dior J'adore, Yves Saint Laurent Parisienne (smelled...

Some of the fragrances that don't work for her include Thierry Mugler Angel, Chanel No. 5, Issey Miyake L'Eau d'Issey, Prada Infusion d'Iris, Keiko Mecheri Loukhoum. Here are some of the perfumes Andreja has tried: Ralph Lauren Safari: her favorite, although she isn't sure why. She'd like...

She's a brunette, and feels that impacts her perfume choice — she likes darker scents, nothing too light and shiny. Some of Helen's pre-Truth perfume choices have included Lancome Poeme, Jean Paul Gaultier Classique, Stella McCartney Stella and Rochas Byzance (interestingly, many of these...

The Monday Mail is helping Genevieve today — she'd like to find a perfect first-date scent. It should be a little unusual but not too sexy or too unisex. She'd be happiest if it cost under $100 — she doesn't go on so many dates to justify a huge splurge — although she'd go as high as $150 if...

Michele doesn't really know what notes she likes or dislikes. In the past, she has worn Cerutti 1881 (1995 peach colour bottle), Carolina Herrera 212 for women, Ralph Lauren Romance and Narciso Rodriguez for Her. Here are some of the perfumes that Michele has tried recently: Maison...

 

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