A reply of mine to a thread about the Nasomatto line:
By the way, the perfumer's name is Alessandro Gualtieri. He doesn't reveal any of the ingredients in his perfumes. They are described as "aiming to embody" such notions as "strength in fragility" (China White), and so forth. He cultivates quite an air of mystery, if you ask me.
Some of the names are quite engaging if you equate perfumes with drugs: Narcotic Venus, China White (the street name
Updated 23rd May 2011 at 11:15 PM by JaimeB
I just saw Robin's post over at nstperfume.com about JB's new frag and the thing that stuck me most was the bottle. Many people have commented that my absolute favourite perfume (Kingdom) smells a bit like a 'lady's love purse' but my first thought upon seeing it was that the flower on top of JB's frag LOOKS like one! Without reading the article I saw the pic and immediately thought some avant garde house was being tongue-in-cheek about the packaging for their new 'essence-of-woman' perfume. Whoops...
I´m desperately trying to find a new scent to use.
I´ve been using Sensi-by Armany, for the last 5 years, but it´s been discontinued! I fell in love with it at once; it suits my skin and my personality. I do not wear it all the time (not at work, for instance) but I have received good feedback when I wear it for going out
I find it warm and sensual, the scent develops nicely on my skin with time and makes me feel sexy and classy.
A summer fragrance: Light musk, citrus and light woods.
It's a pretty basic fragrance becouse it feel wattered down. To be honest, I expected more from the S.F. fashion house. Longevity is'nt to good either. 3 to 4 hours.
It's not all bad. This might be perfect for anyone that just wants a light and easy fragrance for just hanging around the house. And this is where the poor longevity come in handy. I usualy spray this on in the
First off: This is a womans fragrance. The only reason I own a bottle was the fact that I blind bought it for only a couple of bucks.
The Serge Lutens house does'nt have many gender specific fragrances. There is not much to say about this scent. It is super sweet, extremely feminine and as the name states: loads of vanille.
Even though there are some womans fragrances that come out pretty well on a men's skin, this is not
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