A Midsummer Day's Dream
    by Olympic Orchids

    Average Rating:
    Not enough ratings.

    Your Rating:
    You need to log in or register to rate

    A Midsummer Day's Dream information

    A Midsummer Day's Dream is a unisex fragrance by Olympic Orchids.

    Reviews of A Midsummer Day's Dream

    + Add your Review

    Showing 1 to of 1 reviews.
    positive No Positive Reviews • neutral1 Neutral Reviewsnegative No Negative Reviews

    rogalal's avatar

    United States United States

    Show all reviews



    An early work from Olympic Orchids. It smells like it's pretty much an essential oil blend with mixed fruits over green leaves and a touch of pine, as well as something that makes the whole thing smell slightly mentholated. Honestly, it's a little rough - it very much smells like an experiment in mixing oils more than a fully realized traditional perfume. When you mix fruit essential oils, you almost always get a smell closer to a mall candle store than a fine perfume, and the tomato leaf has that weird bile undertone, and putting that mentholated smell over everything is pretty quirky, though it does lead to an interesting boozy middle once everything kind of fuzes together.

    That criticism aside, early scents like this from indie perfumers just make me want to give them a hug and say "I approve of you - you're made for the love of perfume instead of the desire for big money and I want you to be happy". And I also know that Olympic Orchids' later works, especially their devil scents, show a maturity and confidence that Midsummer's Day barely hints at. I'd definitely suggest sampling it, not just to support small perfumers but also because something this quirky is bound to end up having ardent admirers if they manage to find it.

    07th September, 2012

    Add your review of A Midsummer Day's Dream

    You need to be logged in to add a review

    Search for on eBay

    Sorry. We couldn't find any products on Ebay at the moment. Some related products are below:

Loving perfume on the Internet since 2000