'The Ladies Waldegrave', Joshua Reynolds, 1780
This wicked, subtle chypre conceals its gentle sting
beneath warm vanilla and amber.
Citrus and oakmoss combine to create the tangy
undertow. Powerful wafting clouds of spicy powder,
gracefully linger. Sun lights the rooms and wine flows.
This is original formula; created, 1941
Updated 16th March 2011 at 04:49 PM by kumquat
Originally Posted by kumquat
Houbigant - Aperçu
Charming chypre carries me off in a cloud colored lime and tangerine.
I am happy and sad at once. How can that be?
The wren sings his crazily cheerful song and tidies his nest.
Notes of bergamot, neroli, lemon, green leaf, clove, cassis,
cinnamon bark oil, tuberose, bois de rose, jasmine, ylang-ylang,
patchouli, vetiver, oak moss and sandalwood.
Updated 14th January 2012 at 08:03 PM by kumquat
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