My interest in trying Piguet Notes is all the reviews over at Fragrantica that say it smells like the 80’s. And not just the 80’s, but like an 80’s deodorant stick. And I thought to myself, “Yes, I want to smell like an 80’s deodorant stick, please.” It was 100 degrees last weekend. I wish all the armpits shoved in my face on the crowded trains were wearing something that smelled like an 80’s deodorant stick.
Well, after trying Notes, I… Continue reading
Piguet Calypso is a relaunch of a perfume of the same name from the 1950’s. I have not tried the vintage. I have no idea what it smells like so my disclaimer with this review is that I have no Calypso baggage. I’m just sniffing a floral amber that comes in a pretty black bottle.
Calypso opens as a citrus rose with depth of patchouli peeking through. It’s a powdery rose and iris with lilac nuances. However, Calypso isn’t just a floral. The patchouli in this reminds me of cocoa powder… Continue reading | 1 Comment
The Lipstick League – week of 9.22.14
Question of the Week: What are your favorite perfumes or scented body products to wear in the fall?
EauMG’s Answer: My preferences seem to expand each year but there are a few that I tend to always love. I usually like to wear: Piguet Bandit, Serge Lutens 5 O’Clock Au Gingembre, Bvlgari Omnia, Molinard Habanita, Chanel Coco, Estee Lauder Cinnabar