No. 22 (Repost)

Chanel No. 22 from the current Les Exclusifs De Chanel smells an incredible amount like its aldehydic, white floral, 1922 predecessor.  It’s lighter, a bit less complex perhaps and a lot more airy.  It’s also less mysterious… But it’s still an utterly fantastic fragrance.  Chanel No. 22 is my signature scent. As I’m writing thisContinue reading “No. 22 (Repost)”

La Petite Robe Noire

The thing I love about La Petite Robe Noire is that it feels like a classic Guerlain (do I detect a tiny tiny similarity to L’ Heure Bleue?) but with a cherry kissed, lively, contemporary sensibility  (Guerlain 2009).  It’s sweet.  Super sweet actually…   Yet, the licorice, tea and patchouli notes are almost funky too…Continue reading “La Petite Robe Noire”