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Weekly World Fumes: March 28th, 2013

Weekly World Fumes: March 28th, 2013

Celeb Gossip:

It’s an Easter weekend miracle, I don’t have any celeb gossip!!!

Yves Rocher Neroli

New Launches:

Indie perfume line, D.S. & Durga, has paired up with the color-blocking abusing clothing retailer, J.Crew, to launch Homesteader’s Cologne. Homesteaders are the last thing I think about when I think of J.Crew. And it’s inspired by Big Sur containing notes of eucalyptus, sage brush and kelp.

In May, Van Cleef & Arpels will launch… Continue reading | 2 Comments

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EauMG’s Most Worn Perfumes Winter 2012/13

Here are the perfumes that I found myself wearing the most during winter 2012/13.

Winter perfumes

12. Serge Lutens Fille en Aiguilles – This is one of those predictable winter fragrances on the list. That doesn’t take away from its perfection. Here’s my review. $140 at Beautyhabit.

11. April Aromatics Bohemian Spice – This is a thick, spicy earthy fragrance that smells amazing on skin and on scarves. Complex and comforting. Here’s my review. €189 at April Aromatics

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David Beckham Homme EDT Fragrance Video Review

Mainstream Monday: Sniffing a Popular Perfume

One doesn’t really expect innovation or even quality from a celeb perfume, but I must say that for the price David Beckham Homme isn’t too shabby. A lot of guys are buying equally as boring designer fragrances that cost much more.

David Beckham Homme opens with “fresh” citrus that I’ve smelled in other mainstream masculines. It’s Chinese 5 Spice with the lemon-spice Szechuan pepper and ginger. It’s spicy fresh. The rosemary is green and sharp. The next thing you know you have a mini spice cabinet following you around! The leather in Homme… Continue reading | 2 Comments

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EauMG’s Favorite Feminines for Masculines

Here’s the deal – Wear any perfume you like. It doesn’t matter how it is marketed. Wear what you love.

Saying that, I often get asked by men starting out in the world of perfume, “Can a guy wear this?” I wish they’d stop asking me that. My response is usually “A guy can wear anything.” I don’t say that to be snarky or rude. I mean it. However, I understand that it is intimidating. We live in a culture that still emphasizes gender norms. I know that when a guy asks me that question that they aren’t… Continue reading | 25 Comments