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Let all of me seethe: Vitriol d’Oeillet by Serge Lutens (2011)

Let all of me seethe: Vitriol d’Oeillet by Serge Lutens (2011).

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Let all of me seethe: : Vitriol d’Oeillet by Serge Lutens (2011)

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‘Vitriol d’Oeillet – the carnation, alias the clove pink. The fragrance fraught with anger. It’s petals, laced with tiny teeth, hold out the solution; a burst of fragrant spikes…’          …

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Let all of me seethe: Vitriol d’Oeillet by Serge Lutens (2011)

‘Vitriol d’Oeillet – the carnation, alias the clove pink. The fragrance fraught with anger. It’s petals, laced with tiny teeth, hold out the solution; a burst of fragrant spikes…’                       … Continue reading

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AN OPULENCE: : : : : ‘SECTION D’OR’ de SERGE LUTENS………CRACHEUSE DE FLAMMES + CANNIBALE + HALEINE DES DIEUX + SIDI BEL ABBES + RENARD LE CONSTRICTOR (2015)

            It was something of a relief to escape from the chemical confines of Boots The Chemist (exactly the same nose horror as Amsterdam Schiphol) and, before getting the train back to my parents’ house, … Continue reading

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SOME CARNATIONS………..GAROFANO by SANTA MARIA NOVELLA (1828) + BELLODGIA by CARON (1927) + MALMAISON by FLORIS (1830)+ GAROFANO by LORENZO VILLORESI (1995) + OEILLET SAUVAGE by L’ARTISAN PARFUMEUR (2000) + DIANTHUS by ETRO (2006) + SACREBLEU by PARFUMS NICOLAI (1993) + GAROFANO by BORSARI (1930)+ METALLICA by GUERLAIN (2000)+ SOIE ROUGE by MAITRE PARFUMEUR ET GANTIER (1988) + CARNATION by COMME DES GARCONS (2001)

        GAROFANO/ SANTA MARIA NOVELLA A brilliant pink Spring Sunday in Japan, cherry blossom season. After a bath, a sleep on the sofa, and a couple of glasses of Zubrowka vodka, I put some Santa Maria Novella … Continue reading

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A TALE OF THREE GENDERS: YSATIS (1984) & GENTLEMAN (1974) by GIVENCHY

          Every scent lover has perfumes that conjure back important events in his or her life, perfumes that can make you wince with emotional remembrance, jolts of pain, or pleasure, that stand like monuments to your … Continue reading

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PIU BELLODGIA + MY YLANG by CARON (2013)

      You cannot envy Richard Fraysse, head perfumer at Caron. Much maligned by perfume lovers for his reformulations of the Caron classics (whether in an attempt to bring them into line with modern sensibilities, to match IFRA regulations, … Continue reading

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