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jtdjtd 3 years ago
Amazone (Eau de Toilette) - Hermès

Amazone (Eau de Toilette) amazone
When Amazone launched in 1974 the woody floral was a sensible and well-populated genre. Ranging from heavily aldehydic numbers like l’Air du Temps and Fleurs de Rocailles to glowing classics like le Dix and le De, woody florals had always been above reproach....

jtdjtd 3 years ago
La vierge de fer - Serge Lutens

La vierge de fer la vierge de fer
In their roles as artistic director and perfumer, Lutens and Sheldrake have explored their central woody accord many times, taking it in a syrupy-spiced direction with Arabie, Miel de Bois and Daim Blond and in a more overtly gourmand direction...

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jtd 5 years ago

jtdThree edc for summer, sort of
The standard Eaux de Cologne* seem like an obvious choice for summer. Citric, bright, refreshing. They don’t have a lot of duration, but they’re a break from the heat and cast a spell of cleanliness long enough for a first impression if you move very quickly. The traditional EdC is the most democratic of genres. The difference between the $8 bottle...

jtd 5 years ago

Despite a frequently cited lack of common knowledge, perfumery is spring-loaded with all sorts of information, often in the form of misinformation and disinformation. Secrets, gossip, anecdotes, lies. The occasionally verifiable account of an event or discussion. Given the historic secrecy of perfumery it’s no surprise that small talk from one era becomes the mythology...


MiaTrostMiaTrost 4 years ago
I so enjoy your most excellent reviews! Lovely to see you. Welcome back! :)
MiaTrostMiaTrost 6 years ago
Your 'wtf is niche anyway?' article is a great read!!! And sadly also a correct analysis of the current trend.
PBullFriendPBullFriend 8 years ago
Wow! Just took a look at your blog, and it's delightful! I'll definitely be spending some more time over there soon!
MiaTrostMiaTrost 8 years ago
Congratulations on your new blog! Looking very much forward to reading more of your great and insightful reviews. xoxo
SeatonicaSeatonica 9 years ago
Love your reviews :)
CrypticCryptic 9 years ago
What happened to the little terrier that you used as your avatar over at Fragrantica? Not that the beagle isn't adorable...
MiaTrostMiaTrost 9 years ago
Fabulous to see you here. I still marvel at your reviews, always insightful and vivid.
FlaconneurFlaconneur 9 years ago
Welcome to Parfumo, jtd. Nice to have you with us.
ApiciusApicius 9 years ago
Hello jtd, welcome to Parfumo! Have fun!