A quick video for Marc Jacobs Daisy Shine and Decadence One Eight K.
We’re doing our usual open thread. Talk about anything you like — the perfume you’re wearing today, your cat’s favorite fragrance, whatever.
Or, ask a question about fragrance, then see if anyone else has asked a question that you can answer…
Deal at beautyhabit: with any purchase of $65 or more, get a Nuxe Love From Paris candle (70g) with coupon code BHGLOW, good through 11/18.
New at harveynichols (UK): Neela Vermeire line, Atelier Cologne Camelia Intrepide.
New at nordstrom: Acqua di Parma Peonia Nobile.
New at selfridges (UK): Atelier Cologne Poivre Electrique.
Let’s say you like the idea of a classic big white floral, but they don’t generally suit you. Or to be more specific, let’s say you like the idea of Robert Piguet Fracas, but you’d prefer to wear something a little cleaner, a little less ripe. The new McQueen Eau de Parfum might be perfect for you.
Do be warned, McQueen Eau de Parfum is not all that much lighter: it’s still a big white floral, with all that implies: it’s creamy, rich and sweet.1 The sweetness is apparent right from the opening, where the (floral) sugar mingles with plenty of clove and plenty of pepper, both black and pink, all over bright (and slightly loud) fruity citrus. There’s all the tuberose, jasmine and ylang you’d expect…