gift guide

EauMG’s Holiday 2012 Gift Guide for Vintage Beauties

Virginia Grey santa

It’s that time of the year again! EauMG Gift Guide time! Here’s my gift ideas for vintage loving gals and for those that crave a little more Old Hollywood glamour in their lives. This guide is for those that it was socially acceptable to walk around in floor length silk dressing gowns and really do use the “I’m washing my hair tonight” excuse (setting hair is serious business). If you know a lady that swoons over “authentic” reproduction nylons and crushes on Cary Grant, check out… Continue reading | 15 Comments

fragrance

Ormonde Jayne Tolu EDP Perfume Review

Ormonde Jayne Tolu EDP

When the weather gets cold, I often find comfort in incense and amber fragrances. Most of the amber fragrances in my collection are heavy, linear “exotics”. I love for my fragrances to be olfactory versions of Orientalist, John Frederick Lewis paintings. I thought I was fine with my current collection of thick resinous, spicy amber scents and then I tried Ormonde Jayne Tolu.

Tolu is refined. Tolu is a modern sweet resinous scent. It doesn’t attempt to recreate 19th century spice routes… Continue reading | 14 Comments