Category Archives: Perfumes

Nautica Oceans

Nautica Oceans launched in 2009 is the name of the newest scent for Nautica, and is interesting not because of it’s light fresh Cool Water-like smell.  No, this scent is interesting because it is based in water not alcohol. The … Continue reading

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Halle Berry’s Latest

Halle Berry has a new scent, and the copy on it, like on most celebrity scents says that from a young age, she always wanted to create her own perfume and would mix different perfumes together to create something completely … Continue reading

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L’Artisan’s Jatamansi

  I wrote about organic perfumes in 2009.  Are we done with that trend now? I think so… It seems that organic perfumes are becoming more and more the rage these days, with many mainstream lines coming out with their … Continue reading

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Benefit Crescent Row

Throwback to the Benefit Crescent Row perfume collection which was a lovely collection that launched in 2009 but is now discontinued.  I loved it and you might be able to find it at second-hand perfume retailers. No matter how hard … Continue reading

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Vera Wang Bouquet

As soon as I heard the name Vera Wang Bouquet, I knew that it would be a fragrance that matched up to my tastes.  I love the floral scents in the summer.  After reading the notes – blackcurrent, and honeysuckle … Continue reading

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Choose L’Occitane Cédrat for Father’s Day

…because it smells so good. I thought that the name Cédrat referred to cedar because this men’s scent is so woody, but actual Cédrat is a citrus fruit that has a fresh raw scent. The thick rind conceals a sparkling fresh … Continue reading

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Kenzo Amour Florale

Kenzo Amour Florale is a  flanker to its iconic hit Kenzo Amour. The Kenzo Amour Florale is meant to a be a fresher alternative to the heady deep Kenzo Amour. There’s still a musky base to the scent, but the … Continue reading

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The LBD of fragrance has arrived

Kyle Gordon Leave it to Guerlain to create the Little Black Dress of fragrances, literally. I had the honours of attending the launch event a few months back. I, like the rest of the media, patiently waited to take a … Continue reading

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Clean Reserve Citron Fig Perfume

I’m sorry to say that I’ve had this perfume for a number of years but I’ve been sleeping on it, and finally pulled it out to give it another sniff and wow, I love it. Truth be told, the Citron … Continue reading

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KenzoAmour

I’ve known that Kenzo Flower is the best in the market since it came out, and it’s an absolute classic.  I just felt that I had to try both Amour and Flower to see the difference in them both. Just … Continue reading

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