Code of Conduct
Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1

    Default Can spoilage improve a fragrance?

    Hey guys:

    I recently sprayed some Paul Smith Story on my arm. I was trying to see how it compared to my new mini of Encre Noire. However, it smelled completely different this evening. I know that usually, when a frag goes bad, it can smell like paint thinner. But with Story, it was like the grapefruit was stronger and the vetiver was almost gone. Usually, the vetiver is quite strong here and the grapefruit just adds a little zing. But anyway, I think I may like it better now. Has anyone ever had this happen with a bottle of Story or any other vetiver based frag before?

  2. #2

    Default Re: Can spoilage improve a fragrance?

    I've been giving this some additional thought. Maybe the vetiver in Encre Noire is so dark that my nose is tricking me into thinking that Paul Smith Story isn't as dark as I thought, so it now smells less dark by comparison. Can't say for sure, since I just gave away me newer sample of Story.

Similar Threads

  1. Use coffee while cooking to improve the aroma
    By aeromatic in forum Home Fragrance
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 10th December 2008, 09:40 PM
  2. Suggestions to Improve Collection
    By LuciusVorenus in forum Male Fragrance Discussion
    Replies: 35
    Last Post: 15th September 2008, 10:52 AM
  3. spoilage
    By OO7 in forum Male Fragrance Discussion
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 6th January 2007, 12:30 PM
  4. Storage, spoilage, and sacrilege
    By marcuccio88 in forum Male Fragrance Discussion
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 11th October 2006, 06:13 PM
  5. sProblems with Possible Perfume Spoilage
    By Arhianrad in forum Female Fragrance Discussion
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 18th February 2005, 06:16 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •