Category Archives: Elie Saab

In White

A spot for Elie Saab Le Parfum In White.
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5 Perfumes: Orange Blossom

I once heard perfumer Thomas Fontaine say he considered orange blossom an American note. (Iris and galbanum were French, he said.) Right away, I thought of bars of soap, brides, and piles of white laundered towels. Is that what Americans are about — cleanliness and innocence? Maybe I should have asked, is that what orange blossom is about?

Orange blossom is a lot more expressive than its association with laundry detergent would have you believe. Here are five relatively easy-to-find1 orange blossom-centered fragrances that explore a variety of non-Girl Scout takes on the note:

Serge Lutens Fleurs d’Oranger: Fleurs d’Oranger kicks off as bright and juicy as a grove of Florida Ambersweets in spring…

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Elie Saab Le Parfum In White ~ new fragrance

Elie Saab Le Parfum In White

Elie Saab has launched Elie Saab Le Parfum In White, a new flanker to 2011’s Elie Saab Le Parfum

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Bunch o’ limited edition collector bottles 2017, part 15

More limited edition collector fragrance bottles, with the usual disclaimers: in most of these cases, the juice is unchanged, just the bottle is “special” (or not, as the case may be), and some of these may not be available in the US. Today’s post includes special edition bottles from Elie Saab, Thierry Mugler, Salvatore Ferragamo and Viktor & Rolf.

Elie Saab Le Parfum Feuilles d'Or Edition

Elie Saab Le Parfum in the Feuilles d’Or Edition: “A tribute to Elie Saab haute couture jewels, the 2017 special edition bottle radiates ethereal beauty. The charming Le Parfum perfume remains the same; however, its flacon has been dressed in an elegant gold floral print for a must-have collector’s edition…”

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On Escentual: Elie Saab Girl of Now

The brand new pillar fragrance from Lebanese fashion designer Elie Saab – Girl of Now. Reviewed. On Escentual now. Clicky here to read. Disclaimer Sample via Escentual. I write for Escentual as their Fragrance Expert. My views are my own. Continue reading

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Now is the only time for you

A spot for Elie Saab Girl of Now.
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Elie Saab Girl of Now ~ new perfume

Elie Saab Girl of Now

Elie Saab has launched Girl of Now, a new fragrance for women. Girl of Now shares its name with the Elie Saab Girl of Now initiative, a campaign to empower and encourage young women…

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Elie Saab Essence No. 10 Amande Tonka ~ new fragrance

Elie Saab Essence No. 10 Amande Tonka

Elie Saab has launched Essence No. 10 Amande Tonka, a new addition to La Collection des Essences. The last in the series were Essence No. 8 Santal and Essence No. 9 Tubéreuse

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Perfume Review: Essence Nº10 Amande Tonka by Elie Saab

I have a very high level of respect for the Elie Saab fragrances. Unlike lots of fashion brands that head into the market at this late stage in the game, Elie Saab has a very clear olfactory vision that feels … Continue reading Continue reading

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Elie Saab Le Parfum Resort Collection 2017 ~ new fragrance

Elie Saab Le Parfum Resort Collection 2017

Elie Saab has launched Elie Saab Le Parfum Resort Collection 2017, a new limited edition flanker to 2011’s Elie Saab Le Parfum

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