Chloé

Chloé is a bright, earthy, green floral (Chloé 1975).  It’s complex, a bit heady and quite elegant in a late 70’s/early 80’s way.  And, with a warm base of cedar, benzoin, musk, sandalwood and amber with an airy oakmoss it’s an iconic fragrance. Top notes: honeysuckle, orangle blossom, ylang-ylang, hyacinth, lilac, coconut, bergamot, aldeydes and…

Love Story

Chloé, Love Story (2014) starts off sharp and clean (soapy really) but with feminine florals in the waiting.  Although the neroli and orange blossom seem to be very present eventually, there’s also a note of jasmine from Madagascar (stephanotis).  And, while I have never actually smelled stephanotis before if Love Story is a good representation…

Chloé Narcisse

Since I started chronicling my growing fascination with scents on this blog, I have been longing to smell one of my all time favorite fragrances ever: Chloé Narcisse (Chloe 1992).  I have very fond memories of this perfume.  One of my aunts used to wear it while I was growing up and every time she…