Bois de violette (1992)

Bois de violette by Serge Lutens
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Bois de violette (Serge Lutens)
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Bois de violette is a popular perfume by Serge Lutens for women and men and was released in 1992. The scent is woody-flowery. It is still in production.

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Fragrance Notes

Blossoms, Violet leaf, Cedarwood



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7.2 (40 Ratings)


5.9 (41 Ratings)


7.8 (50 Ratings)
Submitted by Kankuro, last update on 29.06.2016
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Scent 7.0/10
Passable Beauty
The name means wood of violet, I imagine. First sniff is an almost candied violet with a sharp wood note. Our database says blossoms, violet leaf, cedarwood. The initial sweetness and sharpness die down quickly and we’re left with a subdued loveliness of the listed notes. Though beautiful, it’s... Read more
Bottle 7.5/10 Sillage 2.5/10 Longevity 2.5/10 Scent 7.0/10
Innocent and Girly
This scent is pretty linear. The Cedar and Violet leaf are dominant throughout with a touch of powder from the violet flower. The sillage is low and the scent is rather short lived. It is very beautiful while it lasts though. This one makes me think of sundresses with little floral patterns. All... Read more
Sillage 7.5/10 Longevity 7.5/10 Scent 8.0/10
Helpful Review    4
Cedar and Violet at a concentration I can detect
Now here's a cedar-violet composition from le Grand Serge for me. When I donned FEMINITE DU BOIS earlier today, I seriously worried that I might be suffering an "anosmic moment". I literally could smell NOTHING for a couple of minutes. BOIS DE VIOLETTE has solved that problem by basically... Read more
Helpful Review    5
less booze, more crystal
The first time I tried Bois de Violette I kicked myself for having bought Feminité du Bois a few months earlier. You know that shitty feeling of having bought the good, and then finding the better? I quickly came to the conclusion, though, that I prefer Feminité for most purposes and would... Read more
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