DorothyGrace
DorothyGrace

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DorothyGrace
Registered since 01.08.2015 - active 9 hours ago
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107 for Reviews
90 Statements
63 Awards for Blog
10 perfumes added
7 perfumes revised

Latest Reviews

11 days ago
Joop! Homme (Eau de Toilette) by Joop!

Joop! Homme (Eau de Toilette)„Certainly out there for the time.”
When my man friend turned up in the early '90s wearing Joop! I wondered why he had decided to wear a woman's perfume. Powdery, sweet, floral soaps and bath oils. It was certainly very different to the usual stuff that men wore. Puzzlement aside...

12 days ago
Scent 3.0
Roberto Cavalli (2012) by Roberto Cavalli

Roberto Cavalli (2012)„Fruity floral wax polish”
I have tested this perfume from a manufacturer's sample many times since 2015 and having seen it on sale at allbeauty.com for £24.95 (a whopping 61% off apparently) I decided to have another go. So according to the note pyramid this has Pink Pepper as a top note,...

Latest Statements

Huge aldehydes. Reminds Caleche Soie de Parfum, Arpege, Beautiful. Benzoin & vanilla like Tabu without spice. Successful blind buy. Smile.+1
Bottle 10.0
Sillage 7.0
Longevity 10.0
Scent 10.0
Very strong benzoin and vanilla all the way almost completely obliterating the animal fur and woods. Wears pretty linear on me.+2
Fresh & cool. Cedar? Amber. Very like an aftershave. Similar in style to Anarchiste (Caron). Not mint but something cool like mint.+2
Bottle 10.0
Sillage 9.0
Longevity 9.0
Scent 3.0
On me the mint just never quits. 5 hours and a dirty stale well sucked mint keeps wafting to my nose. Maybe wintergreen as well.+1
Bottle 6.0
Sillage 8.0
Longevity 7.0
Scent 3.0
Stale, dirty toffee, caramel, milk. Touch opened tin of fruit. Sticky & unclean smelling. Sweet, sweet, sweet. Absolute mess to my nose.+1
Bottle 7.0
Sillage 5.0
Longevity 10.0
Scent 2.0
On me sour dirty lemon amps up and covers all. Incongruent sniff of stale cinnamon. Cake or joss stick rose. Touch of burnt pipe/ashtray.+2
Bottle 5.0
Sillage 8.0
Longevity 8.0
Scent 1.0
Very strange, soapy, laundry musks, dirty musks. A bit of egg sandwich vibe. Redundant to say didn't work on me.
Bottle 6.0
Sillage 8.0
Longevity 8.0
Scent 0.0
Perfumy like bath cubes, salts. If J'adore is a hurricane this is a slight drizzle. Not unpleasant but kinda not good enough for the £s.
Bottle 8.0
Sillage 6.0
Longevity 6.0
Scent 3.0
1st impression, a flurry of green herbs, touch apricot, then neroli/orange blossom/bitter orange persists finally a vanillic touch is added.+3
Bottle 8.0
Sillage 7.0
Longevity 10.0
Scent 5.0
First impression, medicinal frankincense, fragrant sandalwood, touch vanillic benzoin, doesn't get going on me except for the sandalwood.+2
Bottle 5.0
Sillage 5.0
Longevity 8.0
Scent 0.5

Perfume Blog

47 days ago

DorothyGrace„Three Blind Buys”
To the tune of Three Blind Mice, let all who plead guilty sing it:Three blind buysThree blind buysSee what you've doneSee what you've doneYou dug around in the bargain boxPicked up some boxes that matched your frocksThe smell of the fragrances gave you shocksThree blind buys.Casmir eau de parfum by Chopard I had a cute little sample bottle of Casmir edp when it first arrived to market. I loved it so greadily went ahead and bought a bottle of the parfum. Almost identical to the edp but with little...

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MiaTrostMiaTrost 3 years ago
Lovely poems! Welcome to Parfumo. :)
GothicHeartGothicHeart 3 years ago
What's eating me about all these reformulations is the fact that no matter how forwarned you might be, your forearm is going to be occasionally bitten. Thanks a million and welcome to Parfumo!
DonVanVlietDonVanVliet 3 years ago
Welcome to Parfumo! ;) I hope you like it!
DenoulaDenoula 3 years ago
Hi Dorothy Grace! Good to see you here.