Eau Sauvage. No dominant but good.
Thread: Lavender+Lemon fragrances?
After wearing Le Roy Soleil Extreme, this appears to be my favorite note combo. What other fragrances have a dominant lavender+lemon?
Eau Sauvage. No dominant but good.
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Vintage Dolce Gabanna Pourr hHomme is the only of this sort I have in my mini collection, but Id say its worth trying out!
Azzaro Pour Homme L'Eau.
Actually have a bottle on the way. Haven't tried the Le Roy Soleil Extreme, but the ApHL is similar to the original only brighter and more citrusy. Very classy though, and going for great prices online lately.
My Ultimate Top 5:
24 Platinum (2012)
Burberry London (2006)
Eau des Baux (2006)
Arpege pour Homme (2005)
Mouchoir de Monsieur is great - if you don't mind a dollop of civet. Penhaligon's Racquets Formula is a cleaner option.
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Annick Goutal Eau du Sud fits your description
If you ever want something creamy that is very heavy on the lemon and vanilla with a hint of lavender try Hanae Mori HM.
I get both lavender and lemon even from the regular Azzaro PH.
Blenheim Bouquet. Lemon, Lavender, Pine, and Black Pepper.
Edit: Just remembered another - Lanvin L`Homme Sport.
Last edited by andym72; 3rd July 2014 at 09:35 PM.
Caron Pour Un Homme has dominant lavender and lemon in the top; vanilla enters the stage later.
Perhaps Lavande & Vetiver by Jeanne en Provence.
I like the suggestions. Thanks.
I've also come across Lomani Pour Homme. http://www.fragrantica.com/perfume/L...omme-3114.html
and Axis Blue Caviar http://www.fragrantica.com/perfume/S...iar-13205.html
and Azzaro Pure Lavender
Last edited by Draven; 4th July 2014 at 05:03 AM.
Blenheim Bouquet or Crown Town and Country
+1 Blenheim Bouquet.
Excellent underrated scent IMO. My favorite from Penhaligon's
Current Fall Favorites:
1. Creed - Spice & Wood
2. by Kilian - Straight to Heaven
3. Creed - Aventus
4. Brückner - Aoud 1
5. Dior - Vetiver
6. Armani Privè - Cedre Olympe
7. Ermenegildo Zegna - Haitian Vetiver
8. Ermenegildo Zegna - Javanese Patchouli
9. AJ Arabia - I
10. Les Nez - Turtle Vetiver Back
Robert Piguet Cravache. Love it
When I tried it, I had some trepidations, expecting overly stinky, civet-heavy composition (based on all the reviews) - alas it turned out to be a classic lavender/citrus/vanilla combo. Very aromatic, yes, but not stinky.
Lavender is not my favorite note, but I can tolerate it or even like it in some fragrances. For example, Penhaligon's Sartorial does lavender well - it's still got that timeless/old-school charm, yet doesn't feel like grandpa cologne. No lemon per se in this one, but if you are after nice lavender - it's worth at least trying this one.
CURRENTLY ACTIVE SPLITS:
Guerlain - Habit Rouge Dress Code ..... Creed Baie de Genievre - VAULTED FRAGRANCE!!
Comme des Garcons - Black ..... Tauerville - Vetiver & Petitgrain / Amber / Rose / Incense / Vanilla
Bond No.9 - B9 ..... Xerjoff JTC - More than Words ..... Hermes - Bel Ami Vetiver
Profumum Roma - Ambra Aurea / Fiore d'Ambra ..... Stephane Humbert Lucas 777: Rose De Petra
Roja Dove: Amber Aoud Crystal Parfum / Danger Pour Homme Parfum / Fetish Pour Homme Parfum /
Creation-E Pour Homme Parfum / Scandal Pour Homme EdP
Armani Privé: Oud Royal ..... Creed: Jardin d'Amalfi / Pure White Cologne / Green Irish Tweed
Christian Dior La Collection Privée: Vetiver / Eau Noire / Ambre Nuit / Oud Ispahan / Leather Oud / Gris Montaigne
I was thinking Jicky too--
Sans parfum, la peau est muette.
What I'm wearing:
1. Annick Goutal Sables
2. Parfums MDCI Invasion Barbare
3. Lagerfeld Cologne (vintage)
4. Abdul Samad al Qurashi Dahn al Oudh Anteeque
5. Jil Sander Background
6. Comme des Garcons Luxe Patchouli
7. Yohji Yamamato Yohji Homme
8. Histoire des Parfums 1725
What I admire and spend time pondering:
1. Fendi Theorema
2. Christian Dior Diorella
3. Ralph Lauren Polo
"Reincarnation doesn't help you if in your next reincarnation you still don't know who you are"
-- Eckhart Tolle
For me, Mouchoir and Jicky in the EDP.
"No elegance is possible without it...perfume is a part of you." Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel
Monsieur de Givenchy
It's been a classic since 1959. A refined and elegant Spring and Summer scent that uses quality ingredients
DelRae- Eau Illumineé is a sparkling light lavender scent that gets its citrus from bergamot. Try it, you will love it!
One of the few lavender scents that has no soapy aspect.
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