" If my budget didn't limit me, I'd order a bottle in a second to sniff when I wanted reminding of the skill and imagination of a gifted perfumer. This is the sort of fragrance that rewards the nose you've developed through all the years you've sniffed through piles of samples. It also rewards...

This review of Parfums de Nicolaï Maharanih was supposed to start like this: Some fragrances are the life of the party. They're attractive, engaging, and you can't help but gravitate toward them, even if they're not the sort of people you choose to have in your life all the time. Then,...

ASSOULINE and CHANEL have teamed up to create a collection of limited edition three-book sets: CHANEL , CHANEL Jewelry and CHANELl Perfume out now. All hand-made slipcase in the fashion house's iconic tweed and a black quilted genuine leather slipcase adorned with a metal CHANELlogo out...

), you won't enjoy wearing Mon Parfum Chéri par Camille. But if you love or even like patchouli, particularly when it's complemented by fruity-spicy notes, then you should give this latest Goutal a try. Overall, Mon Parfum Chéri par Camille is a dusky fragrance with an exotic feel, and its...

An eagle-eyed reader has pointed out the (currently) US only Lumiere Byzantines Palette just when I was bemoaning the fact Chanel haven't done anything interesting in the limited edition stakes for a while. So, in a swift back-track, I'll say that this puts them firmly back in the interesting...

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As for the citrus, in the mid-1990s I was obsessed with tangerine-laden fragrances, and I even wore Guépard for a while, despite the cheesy gold and green plastic cage over its bottle. (Sorry, all you old office mates.) Parfum Couture reminds me of those fragrances, but softer and more...

Thanks for stopping by! I usually don't fall prey to the hype that surrounds beauty-related limited editions, but Chanel's holiday collection "Éclats du soir de Chanel" has got me obsessed! Admittedly, it's not too hard to fall for Chanel, but it's even easier when you love their cosmetic...

With Valentine's Day just around the corner, it seems that love is in the air over at Chanel. As has become tradition, the design house is releasing a special, limited edition collection in honour of that one day each year when cupid comes out to play. Past collections have featured quilted...

When I decided to review Péché Cardinal, I looked up its list of notes, saw "tuberose," and sniffed it again. Suddenly, tuberose popped up in the front row. Wait. Was Péché Cardinal maybe a tuberose fragrance after all? I'd always thought of tuberose as fruity, although perfumers often seem...

 

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