Supposedly they say that us guys get turned on the most by the smells of lavender and pumpkin pie. Just curious if a scent like this existed. Thanks.
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I haven't run across a scent like that but I have worn a Creamy Pumpkin oil with Serge Lutens Encens et Lavande. It's an interesting mix but I didn't notice any men falling at my feet when I wore it.
That's an interesting notion. I tried some search variations, and the closest match I could find was Gris Clair—lavender and the sweet spice of amber and incense.
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Lavender with vanilla + cinnamon + nutmeg would likely approximate it.
The pumpkin frags I've tried never really capture the actual pumpkin component, they all just smell like vanilla and spice and maybe a little cocoa tossed in (< which does help make it smell like pumpkin).
This question is interesting to me. Taking some liberties in substituting to what, to me, are similarly-behaving notes (ambergris, jasmine, spices, etc.) these seem to be along the lines of what this questions bring to my mind:
Goddess - Hommage à Greta Garbo (Grès):
Love In White (Creed):
umm..well, it's not exactly pumpkin,but it is a warm lavender: by Kilian's "Taste of Heaven"..my new lavender fave!!!
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The new fragrance from ELDO by Tilda Swinton has a pumkin pie accord.
The closest I have ever come to smelling something like this is Kiki by Vero Profumo - a gourmand, caramelized lavender.
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Caramelized lavender is my description of Kiki too. A very friendly and enticing lavender.
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