Nuit de Tubéreuse (2010)
    by L'Artisan Parfumeur




    Average Rating: 4

    Based on 68 ratings
    Your Rating:
    You need to log in or register to rate

    Nuit de Tubéreuse Fragrance Notes

    Nuit de Tubéreuse information

    Nuit de Tubéreuse is a women's fragrance by L'Artisan Parfumeur. The scent was launched in 2010

    Shop for Nuit de Tubéreuse products online


    $94.71
    100ml EdP
    $91.07
    100ml EdP
    $166.50
    100ml EdP
    $145.47*
    100ml EdP
    (*converted from GBP 93.00)
    $148.59*
    100ml EdP
    (*converted from GBP 95.00)

    Reviews of Nuit de Tubéreuse


    + Add your Review

    Showing 1 to 6 of 14 reviews.

    RHM's avatar

    United States United States

    Show all reviews

    rating


     

    When I find a tubereuse fragrance I love, (which happens rarely) I embrace it fully. Perhaps it is because this isn't the "chubby" tuberose (aka Carnal Flower) that I love it so very much. The spicy wood aspect of this is fantastic on my skin.

    As far as "blatant accord borrowing", Nuit de Tubereuse was created by Bertrand Duchaufour as was Timbuktu & Dzongkha. How is this improper if he is putting together bits & bobs of his other creations to make something new?

    I love it.
    It smells great on me.
    I get lots of compliments.

    Thumbs up from me.

    02nd October, 2014

    Way Off Scenter's avatar

    United States United States

    Show all reviews

    rating


     

    Genre: Floral Oriental

    Bertrand Duchaufour has been venturing beyond the incense-heavy style he’s been associated with in the wake of Avignon, Timbuktu, Dzongkha, Jubilation XXV, and the early releases in the Eau d’Italie line. I’ve been taken with some of the resultant floral compositions, including Amaranthine, Magnolia Romana, and Fleur de Liane, so it was with much pleasure that I looked forward to Nuit de Tubéreuse. I was particularly curious to see how Duchaufour would handle this most lush, heady, and voluptuous of white flowers, especially after his success with the grand tropical bouquet of Amaranthine.

    I expected the treatment of tuberose to be novel, and my expectations were borne out by Nuit de Tubéreuse’s dusty cardamom, pepper and angelica, which associate in an unprecedented way with the tuberose that wells up to join them. The result renders tuberose soapy rather than fleshy, and much drier and leaner than I am accustomed to. It’s only after this promising introduction has had time to settle and dissipate that disappointment first sets in. The curiously dry tuberose persists as spices recede, but what slides in to replace then is a harsh, overtly chemical artificial wood note that feels like sawdust being shoved up my nose. It’s an effect that’s ruined many a masculine drydown for me, and while it’s novel and unexpected in a white floral context, it’s no more pleasant. As a background element, the pseudo-wood might have effectively reinforced the dry austerity that Duchaufour plays against his tuberose, but set to the fore, as here, it overwhelms the entire composition.

    On a hopeful note, I may well be oversensitive to Nuit de Tubéreuse’s woody aromachemical. In that case, less sensitive noses may not object to it here. If you enjoy tuberose or admire Duchaufour’s work, I recommend trying Nuit de Tubéreuse. It’s a new and interesting approach to a familiar ingredient, though your regard for it may depend on how you perceive its woody base note.

    21st June, 2014

    Bastetcat's avatar

    United States United States

    Show all reviews

    rating


     


    I used to live in Florida. Anyone who's spent some time there might have been present during one of the major citrus flowerings.
    Certain months bring the celestial fragrance of the flowers wafting in the breeze. In its natural form, orange blossom is gorgeous. It's also very easy to ruin a frag with too much. Even worse, is one of those awful, nasty fake orange blossom fragrance that makes you instantly ill.
    The same is true for the tuberose flower. Heavy and sweet, it can easily overpower a scent, or be bloated to artificial proportions.
    Furthermore, tuberose is like a beautiful alcoholic. Off the booze, she's fun to be around, but let her too close to the liquor cabinet, and she'll start knocking over tables and starting brawls.
    Having said that, Nuit De Tubereuse is dominated by the scent. It smells true to the flower to me, although I've only smelled it in essential oil form. Tuberose has had a drink or two this Nuit, but she hasn't lost control...barely. She's getting loud, but she's still laughing and the life of the party. Her jokes are a little off-color, not to everyone's taste. It's getting a little warm, and the guests are sweating lightly under gaudy outfits. No one can take their eyes off of her.
    But if you're up to it, tuberose is throwing one hell of a party here.

    25th February, 2014

    rbaker's avatar



    Show all reviews

    rating


     

    Full and rich it starts off, citrus, a dash of dark spice, cardamom and tuberose with a whiff of rose on the distant horizon. Ylang-ylang is present in the drydown, a wood note and some styrax in the base - overall on the lighter side; this is a very balanced warm weather day scent. Silage and projection are not great, but the longevity is superb at eight hours. A very nice tuberose creation in which much more is going on than just the tuberose.

    10th January, 2014

    ComDiva's avatar

    United States United States

    Show all reviews

    rating


     

    Elegant, spicy tuberose

    On me, Nuit de Tuberose is a lovely combination of spice and creamy tuberose - which can be a bit of an odd juxtoposition, but happily works nicely on my skin. I can see how it might be redundant to those who own Dzonka and/or Timbuktu, but while I love many L'Artisan fragrances, I found both of those to be a bit too harsh/bitter on my skin, though it's probably time for me to try Dzonka again.

    The word that comes to mind with Nuit de Tuberose is "windblown" - It feels like I'm wearing a scent that might waft through a window or on a breeze somewhere with luscious late spring weather.

    04th September, 2013

    hedonist222's avatar



    Show all reviews

    rating


     

    Timbuktu + Dzongkha + Tuberose

    Nuit de Tubereuse is a combination of accords from Dzongkha & Timbuktu with tuberose added in.

    Take the cardamom , pink pepper and mango from Timbuktu, add to it the white tea and incense from Dzonka and finally some plastic'y tuberose. That is Nuit de Tubereuse.

    But tuberose is dense and concentrated. Not loud by any means but solid in structure. It's as if the tuberose essential oil was left on a Petri dish for a few days. And the dense tuberose oil that hadn't evaporated was used in Nuit de Tubereuse.

    Now that's not a bad thing if you don't already own either Timbuktu or Dzongkha.

    But , if like me, you do , then Nuit de Tubereuse feels redundant. The tuberose note in NdT does not carry the perfume alone. The two borrowed accords are as prominent, if not more prominent,than the tuberose note.

    A good perfume but blatant accord borrowing is frowned upon. Especially from the skilled Mr.Duchafour.

    Pros: Elegant
    Cons: Redundant "

    17th August, 2013

    Add your review of Nuit de Tubéreuse

    You need to be logged in to add a review

    Search for on eBay United States

    L'Artisan Parfumeur: Nuit de Tubereuse Gift Set - 50 ml perfume + body lotion
    • Listing Type: Buy it Now
    • Time Left: 12 days
    Ebay United States
    (Shipping from United States)
    New Sample Vial L'Artisan Parfumeur Nuit De Tubereuse .03 fl. oz.
    • Listing Type: Auction
    • 0 Bid(s)
    • Time Left: 6 days
    STARTING BID
    $5.99
    Ebay United States
    (Shipping from United States)
    L'ARTISAN PARFUMEUR NUIT DE TUBEREUSE EAU DE PARFUM .06 OZ. / 2ml MINI VIAL
    • Listing Type: eBay Store
    • Time Left: 7 days
    Ebay United States
    (Shipping from United States)
    NUIT DE TUBEREUSE L'ARTISAN PARFUMEUR PERFUME 1/2 OZ SLIGHTLY USED
    • Listing Type: eBay Store
    • Time Left: 10 days
    Ebay United States
    (Shipping from Canada)
    Nuit De Tubereuse L'Artisan Parfumeur 100ml new in box. 3. NIB
    • Listing Type: eBay Store
    • Time Left: 15 days
    Ebay United States
    (Shipping from United States)
    L'Artisan Parfumeur Nuit de Tubereuse EDP - 7 ml travel spray - NEW no box
    • Listing Type: Buy it Now
    • Time Left: 11 days
    Ebay United States
    (Shipping from United States)
    L'Artisan Parfumeur Nuit de Tubereuse Body Milk 100 ml NEW
    • Listing Type: Buy it Now
    • Time Left: 3 days
    (* converted from AUD 19.95) Ebay United States
    (Shipping from Australia)
    L'ARTISAN PARFUMEUR NUIT DE TUBEREUSE perfume EDP SPRAY 3.4 OZ
    • Listing Type: eBay Store
    • Time Left: 12 days
    (* converted from AUD 19.95) Ebay United States
    (Shipping from United States)
    L'Artisan Parfumeur - Nuit de Tubereuse - NIB - 1.7 oz.
    • Listing Type: Buy it Now
    • Time Left: 8 days
    (* converted from AUD 19.95) Ebay United States
    (Shipping from United States)
    L'Artisan Parfumeur Nuit de Tubereuse 2ml Miniature EDP Eau de Parfum Large Size
    • Listing Type: eBay Store
    • Time Left: 21 days
    (* converted from AUD 19.95) Ebay United States
    (Shipping from United States)




Loving perfume on the Internet since 2000