Île Pourpre - Eau Imaginaire 2016

Île Pourpre - Eau Imaginaire by Liquides Imaginaires
Where to buy
Search on
Search
More
Where to buy
8.0 / 10106 Ratings
Île Pourpre - Eau Imaginaire is a popular perfume by Liquides Imaginaires for women and men and was released in 2016. The scent is spicy-woody. It is still available to purchase. Pronunciation
Search on
Search
More

Fragrance Notes

Top Notes Top NotesShisoShiso Angelica seedAngelica seed FrankincenseFrankincense Italian bergamotItalian bergamot GingerGinger
Heart Notes Heart NotesBlack figBlack fig FenugreekFenugreek DavanaDavana IrisIris
Base Notes Base NotesCedarwoodCedarwood PatchouliPatchouli CashmeranCashmeran AmbroxanAmbroxan Ethyl laitone

Ratings

Scent

8.0106 Ratings

Longevity

7.195 Ratings

Sillage

6.597 Ratings

Bottle

8.597 Ratings

Value for money

7.016 Ratings
Submitted by OPomone, last update on 16.09.2022.
  • RateRate
  • CollectionCollection
  • ClassifyClassify
  • NotesNotes

Reviews

1 in-depth fragrance description
10
Bottle
7
Sillage
7
Longevity
6.5
Scent
Konsalik
Translated Show original Show translation
Konsalik
Konsalik
Top Review    22  
The problem of molecular cuisine
"We were at this new place yesterday. They now also offer molecular cuisine."

"Oh, what was it?"

"We just had a snack from the little lunch menu."

"So?"

"Yes. There was NATO sandwiches."

"Excuse me?"

"Liver sausage barbed wire on pumpernickel grenades in butter camouflage. In addition an accompanying olive gas attack and forks dipped in fir resin for the culinary bivouac feeling."

"Well, how was it?"

"Interesting. A synaesthetic experience."

"I mean: Did it taste good?"

"I don't know."

-----

Don't worry, I don't plan on doing clumsy molecular kitchen bashing. That would be quite 2010 on the one hand and unfair on the other: this branch of creative cuisine certainly still has its right to exist today. The small dialogue is merely intended to point out the dangers of creativity that has degenerated into an end in itself, which, having become stupid out of sheer feasibility, goes on in unrestrained combinatorics without ever considering a well-formulated goal apart from crooked metaphors.

"Ile Pourpre by Les Liquides Imaginaires has a similar problem. The combination of dry dark earthiness with cold sweet berry fruit (ice wine from the sparkling wine cooler) fits well in theory to the eponymous "purple island", on which wild, night green vegetation alternates with exotic, alien fruit stock. However, this connection always remains rational, without really inspiring the imagination of the smeller. The picture does not self-adjust and thus seems strangely clever and constructed. This is probably also due to the quite common modern base, which shimmers through the earthy-fruity undergrowth after only a short time and makes one think more of an office than of a mystically dazzling island in the distance.

I'm not saying an artificially heaped island can't have any appeal. But it is a rather technical and landscape attraction and not a genuine olfactory-imaginative one. Therefore, I recommend to anyone who feels addressed in theory by the purple temptation to sample a few milliliters before he or she commits to a longer-term (and not quite cheap) holiday on this island.
12 Replies
9
Bottle
7
Sillage
8
Longevity
9.5
Scent
KianJafari

12 Reviews
KianJafari
KianJafari
   2  
A fruit from an imaginary island
I was so blessed to see the owners of the brand Philippe di meo and David Frossard in person. The brand it self is more than a perfume. An elevator taking you form materials' word to spirituality. Vases overflowed by spirituality, sensuality, emotions, and souls. The glasses are made to present vases' concept while the liquid inside opens the doors of the imaginary for you. I bought this perfume for my wife which is accompanied with Philippe's hand written text for her. This perfume smells like a fruit that you have never smelled. A fruit from an unknown island. It may have no good silage but it grabs you like a serial killer. I love the way this perfume projects. I highly recommend this perfume for those who want to be mysterious and sensual.
0 Replies

Statements

1 short view on the fragrance
GusziGuszi 3 months ago
8
Bottle
8
Sillage
8
Longevity
9
Scent
I love this feeling of tea with fig jam. Bottle better then expected. I don’t think it’s the best longevity but beautiful and comfortable.
0 Replies

Charts

This is how the community classifies the fragrance.

Images

4 fragrance photos of the community

Popular by Liquides Imaginaires

Fortis - Eau Delà by Liquides Imaginaires Sancti - Eau Delà by Liquides Imaginaires Dom Rosa - Eau Sanguine by Liquides Imaginaires Tapis Volant - Eau de L'Est by Liquides Imaginaires Saltus - Eau Arborante by Liquides Imaginaires Succus - Eau Arborante by Liquides Imaginaires Blanche Bête - Eau de Peau by Liquides Imaginaires Bloody Wood - Eau Sanguine by Liquides Imaginaires Lacrima by Liquides Imaginaires Peau de Bête - Eau de Peau by Liquides Imaginaires Fleuve Tendre - Eau Imaginaire by Liquides Imaginaires Desert Suave - Eau Imaginaire by Liquides Imaginaires Phantasma by Liquides Imaginaires Belle Bête - Eau de Peau by Liquides Imaginaires Melancolia by Liquides Imaginaires Beauté du Diable - Eau de L'Âme by Liquides Imaginaires Tumultu - Eau Delà by Liquides Imaginaires Fleur de Sable - Eau de L'Est by Liquides Imaginaires Buveur de Vent - Eau de L'Est by Liquides Imaginaires Bello Rabelo - Eau Sanguine by Liquides Imaginaires