Category Archives: Guerlain

On Escentual: Mon Guerlain Eau de Parfum Florale

Mon Guerlain Florale, the new flanker, reviewed on Escentual (and there’s a giveaway too). Check it out here. […] Continue reading

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On Escentual: Mon Guerlain Eau de Parfum Florale

Mon Guerlain Florale, the new flanker, reviewed on Escentual (and there’s a giveaway too). Check it out here. […] Continue reading

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Guerlain Passiflora ~ new fragrance

Guerlain has launched Passiflora, this year’s regular addition to the Aqua Allegoria line. This year’s travel retail entry is Rosa Rossa, which is reportedly a reissue of 2017’s Rosa Fizz. The other fragrances currently available in the series include Bergamote Calabria, Herba Fresca, Limon Verde, Mandarine Basilic, Nerolia Bianca, Pamplelune, Pera Granita and Teazzurra

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One of these days, part 6

The spot for Guerlain La Petite Robe Noire Eau de Parfum Légère and Lip Colour Ink.
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Top 10 Winter Fragrances 2018

Winter is a great time to wear vintage fragrance. Something about the gorgeous-yet-unfashionable waft of an old perfume is perfect when the wind bites at your face and you’re swaddled in wool. In my opinion, wood fires, old movies and long nights all deepen with a vintage fragrance on your wrist.

Here are my top ten fragrances for winter, each at least 50 years old. If you’re new to vintage fragrance, you might be put off by how hard they can be to “read.” Let me warn you, though, once you get a taste for them, they can be addicting. I look forward to hearing about your favorite winter fragrances — vintage or not — in the comments. If you can think of modern takes on these fragrances, please comment! And do check out the winter lists at Bois de Jasmin, Grain de Musc and Perfume Posse

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A story of shared know-how

The story of Guerlain, part the first.
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5 perfumes ~ vanilla fragrances for winter

vanilla beans

Brrr! This winter has outdone itself already, and it’s only mid-January. I started my year of vanilla last fall, and today I’ve got five suggestions for vanilla perfumes to keep you cozy and warm while winter does its worst. And as always, do add your own picks in the comments!

Guerlain Shalimar: Duh, you knew that, right? If you’re not sure which one to buy, see Angie’s Shalimar Face-Off, and you might also consider the flanker Guerlain Shalimar Ode à la Vanille

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Guerlain Mon Guerlain Florale ~ new perfume

Angelina Jolie for Mon Guerlain Florale

Guerlain will launch Mon Guerlain Florale, a new fragrance for women, next month. Mon Guerlain Florale is a flanker to 2017’s Mon Guerlain, and like that fragrance is fronted by actress Angelina Jolie…

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Guerlain La Petite Robe Noire Legere ~ new fragrance

Guerlain has introduced La Petite Robe Noire Eau de Parfum Légère (“la Robe Hippie-Chic”), a new fragrance for women. La Petite Robe Noire Eau de Parfum Légère is a flanker to the 2012 version of La Petite Robe Noire

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The daily lemming

Guerlain reissues Moscow, a 2009 fragrance from the Une Ville, Un Parfum collection, as Baiser de Russie, in the Les Parisiennes series: “Faithfully following the very vocation of the collection, Les Parisiennes welcomes in 2018 a deeply regretted and highly demanded fragrance: Moscow, from the collection “Une ville, Un parfum”. Baiser de Russie pays tribute […] Continue reading

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