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Histoires de Parfums Tubéreuse 1 Capricieuse EDP Perfume Review

Histoires de Parfums Tubereuse 1 EDP

I think tuberose is a lovely note but I have difficulty wearing tuberose heavy perfumes. However, tuberose fragrances are growing on me and I have been sampling more and more of them this year. Histoires de Parfums Tubéreuse 01 Capricieuse was a hit on my skin. Do you want to know why? It’s not really a tuberose perfume.

To my surprise, Tubéreuse opens with this wonderful suede mixed with a soft coconut-ish tuberose. But, there is a juiciness from sparkling citrus that… Continue reading

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Histoires de Parfums Blanc Violette EDP Perfume Review

Histoires de Parfums Blanc Violette EDP

Purple Flowers Week – 2012

Histoires de Parfums Blanc Violette is a powdery floral fragrance that is delicate and subtle. It’s a very much a fragrance inspired by vintage face powders.

Blanc Violet opens as  citrus with vodka. The type of vodka that has pencil lead nuances – iris. The violet appears and it’s a powdery, cosmetic violet. This violet isn’t candied or sweet. The scent is very muted and if it was a color, it’d be that… Continue reading | 4 Comments