Replica Filter Glow

As a dry oil that softly wafts bold citrus, a sweetened rose and powerful and warm neroli, Glow (Maison Martin Margiela 2016) is indeed aptly named.  It’s like a gentle embrace of nostalgia and quiet, but tender happiness.   And simply put, I like this fragrance a lot. Notes: rose absolute, grapefruit, neroli and bergamot….

Replica: Flower Market

Surprisingly green, Flower Market (Maison Margiela 2012) is a treat as it wafts gently about.  Fresh Freesia and a pleasing tuberose and rose bloom from start to finish.  And with oakmoss at the base Flower Market has quite a vintage feeling in presentation.  I imagine this is the sort of scent that could be worn…

Jazz Club

Perfectly sweet, masculine, and urbane, Jazz Club (Maison Martin Margiela 2013) is a very modern but infinitely charming fragrance.  Meant to be an olfactory replication of a Brooklyn jazz club in 2013 the fragrance description is listed as, “Heady cocktails and cigars.”   I can indeed smell a smoky, cigar note and a note of…