(For a few other reviews of Nuit de Cellophane that were written soon after the fragrance's release, you can look back to Patti at Perfume Posse,Marina at Perfume Smellin' Things, and Gaia at The Non-Blonde.) Serge Lutens Nuit de Cellophane was created by perfumer Christopher Sheldrake;...

Here are some fragrances I hope will still be around: Ormonde Jayne Ormonde Woman; Tauer Perfumes L'Air du Désert Marocain and Une Rose Chyprée; and L'Artisan Parfumeur Dzing! and Nuit de Tubéreuse; and the core Serge Lutens line for a few. Please chime in with your hopes and predictions!

Somewhere between the over-spiced/overpriced, under-sandalwooded Serge LutensSantal de Mysore and the nuclear-strength, feminine, flowers and fruit of Santal Blanc(now residing in exclusivity, in Paris, smart thing!) is an open slot for a perfect Serge Lutens sandalwood perfume. (Or at least a...

. It doesn't, however, really smell like the gourmand fragrance it's being marketed as – it swaps a gourmand's saliva-inducing edibleness for something that's enticingly sweet, sure, but still somehow metallic, like it's been laced with something. And that's exactly what makes it worth...

Serge Lutens La Fille de Berlin was developed by perfumer Christopher Sheldrake. It is available in 50 ml Eau de Parfum; for buying information, see the listing for Serge Lutens under Perfume Houses. Note: image is Giant Roses by bjaglin at flickr; some rights reserved. 2. I will not...

So from now on, we'll be crowdsourcing our fragrance reviews. Read on to find out what our office thought about the latest sample to land on our desk. What Serge Lutens thinks it smells like: "L'Eau Froide gives you the feeling of coldness like a fan, and this feeling remains all day long....

The famous , conceived and designed by the perfume genius in 1992, are described by him as "more of a refined salon for perfumes than a boutique". There you can shop his exclusive line of fragrances. I am a huge fan of his perfumes. Here you see my very own Serge Lutens collection. is...

When daffodils open and plum trees burst into bloom, I often reach for perfumes plump with hyacinth, lily of the valley, and narcissus. Guerlain Chamade, Annick Goutal Grand Amour, Parfums de Nicolaï Le Temps d'une Fête, and Christian Dior Diorissimo top the list. Something about their almost...

When I opened The Meadow's door, I smelled something new, and it enthralled me. The same is true for many of my favorite perfumes — for instance, Ormonde Jayne Woman, Christian Dior Miss Dior, and Parfums DelRae Mythique. I couldn't have asked any perfumer to create something like them for...

street feels no compunction to give perfume a second chance. So, many people, on being challenged with an aldehydic floral, say "old lady" and don't give it another thought. Here's what I propose: The next time a fragrance strikes you as particularly old ladyish, ask the person wearing it...

 

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