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CoutureguruCoutureguru 7 years ago
Rose Malaki - Chopard

Rose Malaki An original take ...
I love Roses ... especially middle eastern ones, but give me a Rose fragrance and I am generally happy. I love Cedar too ... so add them together and a fragrance comes into existence that I absolutely have to have. Rose Malaki ticked the boxes...

CoutureguruCoutureguru 7 years ago
Evelyn Rose (2012) (Eau de Parfum) - Crabtree & Evelyn

Evelyn Rose (2012) (Eau de Parfum) Powdery Rose
I am a Rose-aholic ... that's just the way it is! This bottle is a gift from a friend who spoils me rotten with fragrances from a divine little perfumery in Rome, after sending him on what appears to be an impossible mission to find a few bottles...

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CoutureguruCoutureguru 9 years ago
It's so nice to be back!!
Hello fragrant friends :) ... I cannot tell you all how nice it is to be back in fragrance heaven ( of course) after a completely insane work schedule has kept me away for the last few months. Sayless to need I have missed you all most awfully and am thrilled to be back in your exalted company, so I just thought I'd write a bit to catch up ... because even... More
CoutureguruCoutureguru 9 years ago
A little crisis ... please help!!
Hello fragrant friends :) ... A few days ago I was given a bottle of Yohji Yamamoto 'Yohji Eau de Toilette'. A listing for a fragrance called 'Yohji' realeased in 2013 does exist here at Parfumo ( with notes of Bergamot, Jasmine, Freesia, Sandalwood and Musk. The person who presented me with this bottle is a personal... More




EtamherEtamher 3 years ago
the bottles arrived today - thank you so much for your great extraordinary parfumo-help !!!
GreysolonGreysolon 5 years ago
Happy New Year, Couture! I know you're as busy as I am but I wonder if the old gang can kick start this place back into activity? Miss you!
ScentFanScentFan 6 years ago
Thanks for your comment on my review of L'incendiaire, Coutureguru. Yes Lutens takes some getting used to, but except for L'Eau Froide, Nuit de Cellophane, and Sarrasins which all close my nose, I'm in love with the whole line and becoming desperately addicted to some, like Rose de Nuit. I expect an FB of L'incendiaire will find its way to my house eventually too,
TarTar 8 years ago
Dear Coutureguru, thank you very much for your nice comment on my Egoiste-review. I hope that you will enjoy the re-acquainting with it.
JbellsJbells 8 years ago
Thanks for commenting on my review of Rose Opera! I hope you'll like it as much as I do! :D
DulcemioDulcemio 8 years ago
Happy New Year to you too, CG! I look forward to another year of your captivating reviews!
MiaTrostMiaTrost 8 years ago
Happy New Year, dear Coutureguru!
MiaTrostMiaTrost 8 years ago
Today lovely Ms Tea Rose moved in; about high time she did, for the decant you had sent me is pretty much used up. =)
SorceressSorceress 8 years ago
Thank you for reading my review and commenting, much appreciated, Coutureguru!
VeryVery 9 years ago
I like South Africa, I like your comments, but I can't
stand tuberose ;)