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    parfums*PARFUMS Series 2 Red: Sequoia by Comme des Garçons

    A light, non-intrusive woody composition that shows the CDG's fingerprints all over. A sligh boozy accord of rum and woods (mainly cedar) joined by spices and some patchouli (?). Hints of oud somewhere, incense and other resinous notes with just a tad of sweetness. The cedarwood is just perfect, never sharp or overdone. Overall Sequoia has a consistent body but avoids the typical heaviness of other conpositions in the same vein and it's a perfect candidate for anyone who's looking for an easy-wear with a good amount of character. Moderate lasting power.

    Sequoia is pretty linear but masterfully executed. Thoroughly enjoyable and most of all, immediately recognizable.

    07th December, 2011

Loving perfume on the Internet since 2000