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  1. The Quest for THE Sandalwood Fragrance Day 22

    Quote Originally Posted by Mythrol View Post
    Day #22: Fragrance - Orlov Paris Star of the Season
    My Ratings: Scent - 9/10. Overall - 9/10.

    This stuff is just beautiful. The only reason it's getting a 9/10 from me is because I think it's a feminine fragrance. Perfectly blending, wearing extremely high quality on the skin, I have no complaints about how this smells. The other thing to make clear though is: This isn't a sandalwood fragrance. I'm very happy to have tried it but this is completely about the florals and vanilla
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  3. The Quest for THE Sandalwood Fragrance Day 21

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    Day #21: Fragrance - Frederic Malle Dries Van Noten
    My Ratings: Scent - 5/10. Overall - 5/10.

    Dries Van Noten was VERY hard for me to review. At times I thought it smelled like an absolute scrubber and ever toyed with the idea initially of rating it as Scrubber/10. But other times I smelled it and found it pleasant and even, nice, smelling. To be clear: This doesn't smell like a sandalwood fragrance to me. It's much more about Vanilla mixed with nutmeg and florals. The overall
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  4. The Quest for THE Sandalwood Fragrance Day 20

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    Day #20: Fragrance - Chanel Bois des Iles
    My Ratings: Scent - 4/10. Overall - 4/10.

    This is an alright fragrance, if you want a feminine fragrance. It opens with musk, Jasmine/florals, and something "airy". It's not a particularly heavy fragrance, it might even lean on the light side. But the first hour or two there's no mistaking- this smells like an old grandma. I think it's specifically the musk note that is pronounced at the beginning. As it dries down you do
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  5. The Quest for THE Sandalwood Fragrance Day 19

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    Day #19: Fragrance- Profumum Roma Santalum
    My Ratings: Scent - 7/10. Overall - 6/10.

    Santalum falls right into what seems to be a very common theme with Sandalwood fragrances. Spice, resin, Sandalwood. I rarely use the term resin when describing a fragrance because, I'm not even sure how to describe it, but after smelling a lot of Sandalwood fragrances that do this same thing I guess at this point I can't help but mention that note here. It opens with like I said: Sandalwood,
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