Users jtd caleche - 3 years ago

Registered since 14.07.2012 - active 19 days ago
2361 for Reviews
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3 perfumes added

Latest Reviews

86 days ago
Gabrielle Chanel by Chanel

Gabrielle Chanel„What would Gabrielle think?”
Chanel says Gabrielle is composed around four classic white flowers: tuberose, orange blossom, ylang ylang and jasmine. They call it, "the perfect white flower." Olivier Polge has called Gabrielle "abstract", an apparent allusion to Chanel's monumental...

86 days ago
Tabu (Eau de Cologne) by Dana

Tabu (Eau de Cologne)„old school”
I had an ah-ha moment when I tried vintage Tabu for the first time. Suddenly Youth Dew, Opium and Coco made perfect sense---they were descendants of Tabu. Perfumer Jean Carles approach seems based on the premise that if the oriental genre is built from forceful materials...

Perfume Blog

23 months ago

jtd„Three 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 of EdC and the $200 bottle is minimal and you can get a bottle at the corner bodega or the nearest Chanel boutique.Most perfume brands have at least...


MiaTrostMiaTrost 86 days ago
I so enjoy your most excellent reviews! Lovely to see you. Welcome back! :)
MiaTrostMiaTrost 3 years ago
Your 'wtf is niche anyway?' article is a great read!!! And sadly also a correct analysis of the current trend.
PBullFriendPBullFriend 5 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 5 years ago
Congratulations on your new blog! Looking very much forward to reading more of your great and insightful reviews. xoxo
SeatonicaSeatonica 5 years ago
Love your reviews :)
CrypticCryptic 5 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 6 years ago
Fabulous to see you here. I still marvel at your reviews, always insightful and vivid.
FlaconneurFlaconneur 6 years ago
Welcome to Parfumo, jtd. Nice to have you with us.
ApiciusApicius 6 years ago
Hello jtd, welcome to Parfumo! Have fun!