Category Archives: Perfumes

Armani Code

Armani Code is my perfume of choice today. To be honest, I can’t smell anything particular in the opening notes, but the drydown is a warm musky vanilla that’s not at all sweet. I’ve seen this described as a powerful … Continue reading

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Tom Ford Costa Azzurra Acqua Eau de Parfum Review

Wearing Tom Ford’s Costa Azzurra Acqua today and I don’t like it. You know old-school men’s cologne from the 80’s?  Sharp?  Biting?  That’s what this smells like. The notes are: Juniper, Herbs, Green Notes, Oak, Warm Woods, but this doesn’t … Continue reading

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Bumble and Bumble Hairdresser’s Invisible Oil Fragrance

Currently wearing this @bumbleandbumble Hairdresser’s Invisible Oil Fragrance for hair and body. I spray it directly into my hair and it’s working well. Normally, I wouldn’t spray a perfume directly into my hair, but because this is formulated with some … Continue reading

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Diptyque Do Son Eau de Toilette

Today’s fragrance is Diptyque’s Do Son Eau de Toilette.  This is a beautiful floral tuberose through and through and reminds me why I keep coming back to Diptyque scents.  They’re simple and clean through and through which makes them easy … Continue reading

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Penhaligon’s of London… In New York

On my last day in New York the last time I was there, I had a chance to wander the streets at my leisure. After checking out Barney’s I walked up Madison Avenue just to see the sights, and lo … Continue reading

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YSL Libre Eau de Parfum Review

New this fall from Yves Saint Laurent is Libre Eau de Parfum, and it is on counters everywhere already. This is the perfect scent for fall – it’s floral but warm, which means that if you love floral fragrances, you … Continue reading

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Lancome Hypnose Eau de Parfum

I had never tried Lancome’s Hypnose but figured I should since a counter lady told me that it was one of their best-selling perfumes! The scent was offered in a limited edition Sheer version this summer. The top note of … Continue reading

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Gucci Memoire d’une Odeur Perfume Review

This is definitely one of my favourite scents that I’ve smelled this fall, and truth be told, I didn’t like it at first spray because all I could smell was the vanilla. I’m happy to say that the vanilla in … Continue reading

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Tom Ford Metallique Perfume Review

Hmmm, it must have been the name or the brash bottle that’s not at all classic or even fresh, but I knew that there would be something about Tom Ford’s new fragrance, Metallique, that I wouldn’t like. But then I … Continue reading

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Ouai Melrose Place Perfume Review

I haven’t used any of the Ouai products but that doesn’t mean that I’m not a fan.  I’ve been following Jen Atkin, creator of Ouai, for a long time, and I’m a fan of her aesthetic and ideas. Melrose Place … Continue reading

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