Calamity J. by Juliette Has A Gun
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Calamity J. (Juliette Has A Gun)
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Calamity J. is a popular perfume by Juliette Has A Gun for women and was released in 2009. The scent is spicy-oriental. It is still in production.

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Fragrance Notes

Top Notes Top NotesCinnamon
Heart Notes Heart NotesIris, ISO-E-Super, Patchouli
Base Notes Base NotesCetalox®, Vanilla, Labdanum, Muscenone®, Civet, Castoreum



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Submitted by Kankuro, last update on 14.03.2018
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Bottle 5.0/10 Sillage 5.0/10 Longevity 5.0/10 Scent 8.0/10
Helpful Review    3
Lovely and Lovelier
The sweet floral (iris?) and patchouli notes of Calamity J. are detected first by my nose. Very lovely. Afterwards I get a slight plastic or leathery vibe, but not unpleasant, it goes very well together. Becomes very smooth and delicious near the ending, when vanilla and lavender comes out. I... Read more
Bottle 7.5/10 Sillage 5.0/10 Longevity 5.0/10 Scent 6.0/10
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Unisex JHAG
To my nose Calamity J is a nice mix of amber, patchouli, a bit of iris and vanilla, with a nice musk note that's not very animalic/dirty. It's sweeter than Citizen Queen and also less metallic. Also Calamity J doesnt have the huge aldehydes. It's very well balanced and unisex in my... Read more
Scent 9.0/10
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A JHAG that I would consider
I ordered the sample pack from JHAG, and I fully expected to like them all. I did. But this one ... oh, my. What a glorious grower of a scent! It's my favorite from the JHAG line-up and the only one that I'd consider buying. The top is nothing special, and thankfully the patch is well behaved on... Read more
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Sillage 7.5/10 Longevity 7.5/10 Scent 7.0/10
A Simple Yet Pleasing Patchouli Amber
As the cold weather began to descend upon us in Boston, I was anxious to compare some of the amber perfumes in my queue, and Juliette Has a Gun CALAMITY JANE is a nice one! This relatively simple blend primarily features patchouli and amber to my nose—I don't really detect the iris... Read more
Bottle 10.0/10 Sillage 7.5/10 Longevity 10.0/10 Scent 8.0/10
Helpful Review    6
The Devil wears Calamity J
Although I didn’t find it in the notes, Calamity J smells a lot like incense to me. It must be the iris, musk and lavender that ingeniously combine to give off a certain smoky character to the composition. It has a somewhat solemn, heavy feel to it, as if you're in the presence of a very... Read more

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