Cleopatra

Cleopatra, a fragrance by Tocca  (Tocca 2007) is an urbane, lovely oriental floral.   Top notes are: black currant, grapefruit, and green notes.  Middle notes are: jasmine, tuberose, and peach and base notes are amber and patchouli. I’ve noticed I have a predilection for orientals, especially those with a hint of peach or apricot.  There’s…

Colette

Colette by Tocca from 2010 is a super pretty, citrusy floral scent.  It’s very bright, especially at first.  During the drydown it continues on with its lightness, although it slightly mellows.  There’s something enigmatic about Colette, and perhaps it can at least partially be explained by the wide use of citrusy top notes (bergamot, lemon, mandarin orange)…