DorothyGrace
DorothyGrace

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DorothyGrace
Registered since 01.08.2015 - active 2 days ago
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116 for Reviews
98 Statements
63 Awards for Blog
10 perfumes added
7 perfumes revised

Latest Reviews

84 days ago
Scent 0.5
Carnal Flower by Editions de Parfums Frédéric Malle

Carnal Flower„A Strange old Beast (and it is a Beast)”
The first spray made me feel, "Ha! That's nice. Nothing I have liked for ages and then five come along at once.", the others being from Pappillon and Joan Collins. Within a few minutes however my impression did a sharp about turn to , "Yikes!". The...

87 days ago
Scent 8.5
Tobacco Rose by Papillon Artisan Perfumes

Tobacco Rose„Easy to wear, Sweet Lemon Rose Turkish Delight”
This is lovely, albeit similar to a couple of oils I own and similar to a perfume I tried a decant of but didn't get on with. When I first spray this on I get a sweet woody orange petitgrain with just a touch of geranium. It quickly...

Latest Statements

Can't find this listed on the Caron perfume website. Hope it hasn't been discontinued. Oh bother. I'll keep an eye on the discount sites.+1
Bottle 5.0
Sillage 5.0
Longevity 7.5
Scent 8.0
1 Reply
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
Bottle 5.0
Sillage 9.0
Longevity 9.0
Scent 3.0
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
Wish Wish - Chopard   DorothyGrace 7 months ago
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.+1
Bottle 6.0
Sillage 8.0
Longevity 8.0
Scent 0.0
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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.+2
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 10.0
Sillage 5.0
Longevity 5.0
Scent 10.0

Perfume Blog

8 months 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.