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Bunch o’ limited edition collector bottles 2018, part 6

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 Lalique, Estee Lauder, Yves Saint Laurent and Sisley.

From Lalique, the 2019 crystal limited edition of Lalique de Lalique, Naïade. “Draped in a veil that reveals her voluptuous figure, adorned with a delicate motif of scales… Is she a woman, a goddess, a mermaid? Reinvented by the house of Lalique, this contemporary embodiment of the eternal feminine, sensuous yet stately, breathes life into crystal. An exceptionally fine-detailed female statuette, the spectacular stopper of the 2019 Limited Edition is a true feat of glassmaking technique.” 100 ml Parfum, $1800…

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Lalique Pink Paradise, Electric Purple & Sweet Amber ~ new perfumes

Lalique will launch three new additions to the luxury Les Compositions Parfumées collection: Pink Paradise, Electric Purple and Sweet Amber…

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Lalique L’Insoumis Ma Force ~ new fragrance

Lalique will launch L’Insoumis Ma Force, a fresher flanker to 2016’s L’Insoumis fragrance for men…

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Lalique Mon Premier Cristal Hirondelles ~ new perfume

Lalique Mon Premier Cristal Hirondelles

Lalique will launch Mon Premier Cristal Hirondelles, a new limited edition fragrance celebrating the brand’s 130th anniversary…

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Holiday fragrance gifts 2017, part 8

The last post in our eight-part series on fragrance related holiday gifts is the crazy expensive luxury edition. As always, items are listed in order from holy-cow-you’ve-got-to-be-kidding to maybe-I-could-sell-a-body-part. Do add any of your own recommendations in the comments!

Yves Saint Laurent celebrates the 40th anniversary of Opium with a hand made edition by artist and gilder Manuela Paul-Cavallier. 20 were made, 15 ml Extrait de Parfum for €2,000 (about $2375)…

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Olfactory Deconstruction: Vetiver

We often talk about ‘notes’ or materials in fragrances and how they come together to create a multi-faceted […] Continue reading

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Vetiver Voyages

Modern classics series continues with some of the best vetiver fragrances

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Libellule

A bit of bottle porn for Lalique Illusion Captive.
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Libellule

A bit of bottle porn for Lalique Illusion Captive.
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Lalique Illusion Captive ~ new perfume

Lalique Illusion Captive

Lalique will launch Illusion Captive, a new addition to the luxury Noir Premier collection, with packaging inspired by René Lalique’s Libellule (Dragonfly) brooch…

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