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Guerlain Fall Flowers ~ new perfume

Guerlain Fall Flowers

Guerlain has launched Fall Flowers, a new floral fragrance in a limited edition collector bottle from the Arita Porcelain Lab in Japan. Fall Flowers follows last year’s collaboration with Arita, which featured a porcelain bottle of Guerlain Mitsouko

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Guerlain Le Frenchy ~ new fragrance

Guerlain Le Frenchy

Guerlain has launched Le Frenchy, a new masculine fragrance in the Les Parisiens series…

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5 Ways to Transition Into Fall

In Europe the transition from summer to fall feels more acute, because people still take their August holidays and many stores are shuttered with the forlorn “Nous Sommes en Vacances” placards in their windows. I love having the city to myself, serene, calm, dusty. But little by little, it comes to life, as people return […]

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Guerlain Pour Troubler ~ fragrance review

Guerlain Pour Troubler

It’s been a long time since a new Guerlain fragrance tempted me. Even Guerlain old timers have fallen out of favor. I’ve found vetiver perfumes I prefer to Guerlain Vétiver. Mitsouko is now used in my house more as a home fragrance than a perfume to put on my person. Jicky don’t smell like Jicky no more (sounds like the title of a 1920s song, doesn’t it?) The only Guerlain survivors pour moi are Habit Rouge and Les Eaux — Eau de Cologne Impériale, Eau de Cologne du Coq, Eau de Fleurs de Cédrat and Eau de Guerlain.

I came across (and bought) a small bottle of Guerlain’s 1911 Pour Troubler1 Extrait years ago…

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Guerlain Pour Troubler ~ fragrance review

Guerlain Pour Troubler

It’s been a long time since a new Guerlain fragrance tempted me. Even Guerlain old timers have fallen out of favor. I’ve found vetiver perfumes I prefer to Guerlain Vétiver. Mitsouko is now used in my house more as a home fragrance than a perfume to put on my person. Jicky don’t smell like Jicky no more (sounds like the title of a 1920s song, doesn’t it?) The only Guerlain survivors pour moi are Habit Rouge and Les Eaux — Eau de Cologne Impériale, Eau de Cologne du Coq, Eau de Fleurs de Cédrat and Eau de Guerlain.

I came across (and bought) a small bottle of Guerlain’s 1911 Pour Troubler1 Extrait years ago…

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Perfume Review: Lui by GUERLAIN

The volume of the output from the house of GUERLAIN is staggering. Last year they launched 15 fragrances and for 2017 they have launched 11 so far, which includes their blockbuster new signature fragrance Mon Guerlain. It’s easy to see … Continue reading Continue reading

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Perfume Review: Lui by GUERLAIN

The volume of the output from the house of GUERLAIN is staggering. Last year they launched 15 fragrances and for 2017 they have launched 11 so far, which includes their blockbuster new signature fragrance Mon Guerlain. It’s easy to see … Continue reading Continue reading

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Guerlain Shalimar Souffle Intense ~ new fragrance

Guerlain Shalimar Souffle Intense

Guerlain has launched Shalimar Souffle Intense, a new floriental fragrance for women. Shalimar Souffle Intense is a flanker to 2014’s Shalimar Souffle de Parfum, which was a flanker to 1925’s Shalimar

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The daily lemming

Shalimar Sensational Body Lotion

Guerlain has moved its Shalimar body care line into standard packaging. (If you will miss the old blue bottles, get shopping soon! And note that a number of their older perfumes have moved into “standard” packaging too.*) Above is the Shalimar Sensational Body Lotion: “With its bath and body line, Shalimar celebrates feminine beauty by offering sensual and refined rituals for the senses. An art de vivre becomes an art of the body, an art of beauty. An essential step in any beauty ritual, the Sensational Body Lotion offers a delicious thrill for the body. Its fluid, satiny texture quickly penetrates the skin and leaves it soft, supple and delicately perfumed.” 200 ml for $61 at Neiman Marcus

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On Escentual: La Petite Robe Noire Black Perfecto by Guerlain

A new Guerlain is always an exciting thing! So I guess that means you should all be excited about my review of the new La Petite Robe Noire Black Perfecto. On Escentual no! Clicky here. Disclaimer Sample and image via … Continue reading Continue reading

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