Cittá di Kyoto (2005)
    by Santa Maria Novella


    • Launched: 2005
    • Type: Shared / Unisex / Unspecified
    • Availability: In Production
    • Perfumer: Unknown - Let us know
    • Bottle Designer: Unknown - Let us know


    Average Rating: 4

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    Cittá di Kyoto is a unisex fragrance by Santa Maria Novella. The scent was launched in 2005

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    Way Off Scenter's avatar

    United States United States

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    Genre: Leather

    Opens with a lovely incense note and some sweet spices, then dries down quickly to a soft, fruity leather that reminds me very much of Serge Lutens' Daim Blond. As scenteur7 says, it doesn't hang around for too long, either.

    11th June, 2014

    alfarom's avatar

    Italy Italy

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    Città di Kyoto is a frustrating composition. One of those that doesn't contain fruits, it's simply fruity. It doesn't contain incense, it's simply incensey. It doesn't contain leather, it's just leathery. What about flowers? Some iris, somewhere...well, yeah...well...overall I'd say is fruity-leathery. Unremarkable.

    Sort of Daim Blond after bleaching.

    12 August, 2011

    Splash's avatar

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    Citta di Kyoto opens big with luscious iris and lotus, very fresh and light filled. Settling down quickly at the middle, CdK becomes a scent twin to vintage Halston. Unfortunately Citta di Kyoto evaporates to almost nothing by the bottom. I have both fragrances and so decadently layer the two together. It’s like adding an upper register to Halston and providing a lower registar to CdK….amazing!

    27 May, 2011

    evinick's avatar

    Greece Greece

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    Interesting floral iris opening, that dries down quite rapidly into a thin fruity floral with a light touch of powdery woods. Elegant but quite fragile overall, great though as an unoffensive morning scent of a remarkable quality. To me it's rather unfair to compare it with Daim Blond, as this Lutens marvel has so much more of everything that is included in CdK and a whole lot of other things too.

    10th March, 2011

    Mimi Gardenia's avatar

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    Interesting iris- floral opening and I got a fleeting incense note too. Drydown is floral woods . Rather weak and watery but I am sure it would be very lovely if it were a denser ,more tenacious fragrance.

    14 July, 2010

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    Greece Greece

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    Extremely elegant iris. I read the comparisons to Daim Blond but I see a stronger resemblance to Equistrius. Same Iris/leather composition (a bit of Cuir Plain Fleurs there maybe?) but more woody and considerably less sweet than either Daim Blond or Equistrius. In short if you like those two but find them a bit on the feminine or sweet side for you, try Citta di Kyoto.

    11th July, 2010

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