Acqua di Parma Colonia Assoluta
Thread: S o t D, Sunday, 4 July 2010
Dior Eau Sauvage (1966) Edmond Roudnitska Herbal Lemon Chypre
•Top Notes: Lemon, Rosemary, Basil. Bergamot, Fennel, Fruity Notes,
•Middle Notes: Jasmine, Rose, Carnation, Orris Root, Coriander, Patchouli, Petitgrain, Sandalwood
•Base Notes: Oakmoss, Vetiver, Musk, Amber
Rosemary, basil.... and something like jasmine, I think. And the pyramid above. That sounds like a more complete picture of this scent. Roudnitska's early classic. Very hesperidic, but balanced in a kind of extra strong form by some pretty muscular heart and base notes, beyond the old eau-de-cologne tradition.
Last edited by JaimeB; 4th July 2010 at 08:03 AM.
Yr good bud,
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Acqua di Parma Colonia Assoluta
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ointments and perfume delight the heart....
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Ô de Lancôme by Lancôme
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Notes include eucalyptus blossom, rum, cedar, bergamot and lemon.
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Last edited by JON RODGERS; 4th July 2010 at 03:47 PM.
Since I'm flying on the Bijan for Men scent jet stream today I figured I'd post here too. Reminds me quite a lot of Yatagan, with an underlying sweetness. Kind of (as I described it over on the women's SoTD) the love child of Yatagan and Aramis. Sort of. Anyway, I like it.
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