New Perfumes Archives

New Perfume: Fleur D'Oranger by Yves Rocher

Yves Rocher has released a new eau de toilette as part of their Pur Désir de Fleurs collection, called Fleur d'Oranger (Orange Blossom). I find it always interesting to see how orange blossom is captured and made into a...

Perfume Review & Musings: Fire Island by Bond no 9

The latest release by Bond no 9 is called Fire Island and was created by perfumer Michel Almairac of Robertet. It is the 26th fragrance issued by the New York-based perfume house. Almairac also composed their penultimate fragrance released...

Shopping Tip: Tropiques by Lancôme

 The limited edition of the new eau de toiletteTropiques by Lancôme is in principle only sold at travel retail spaces although a limited number of stores is said to also carry it. It is now available for purchase at...

New Perfume: Anais Anais Eau Légère

 Marionnaud has received the new Anais Anais Eau Légère, a lighter version of  the quintessential floral bouquet. The leather note has been removed from this lighter version. Top notes are honeysuckle, fresh jasmine, and orange blossom. Heart notes are...

New Perfume: Betsey Johnson by Betsey Johnson

This is the day of wonderful (see Sisley below) and gorgeous over-the-top fragrance bottles. Wonderful eccentric and designer Betsey Johnson has officially introduced her signature fragrance which will be distributed exclusively at Bloomingdale's until September before being sold in...

New Perfume: Soir de Lune by Sisley

After Eau de Campagne (1974) and Eau du Soir (1990), Sisley is now preparing to launch its latest creation, Soir de Lune (Moonlit Night) {Review added}, on September 1. Philippe D'Ornano, the son of Sisley founder Hubert D'Ornano insisted...

New Perfume: More on Insolence by Guerlain

I already reported on Insolence by Guerlain here but I thought that additional details might be of interest. I learned that the perfume was created not only by Maurice Roucel but also by Sylvaine Delacourte as they worked in...

Shopping Tip: Rose D'Amour at Beauty Habit

 The lastest creation by Les Parfums de Rosine, Rose d'Amour (the Roseof Love), is now available at Beauty Habit. It is described as a floral aldehydic perfume. Top notes are ginger, galbanum, bergamot, aldehydes. Heart notes are rose essence, iris,...

New Perfume: Jammin by Réminiscence

Réminiscence released a new, so-called "musical perfume" this spring called Jammin.  It is characterized as a green, woody, and floral fragrance. Its "suave" character is said to evoke the "softness and sensuality of fragrant evenings." Top notes are grapefruit,...

New Perfume: Burberry London for Men

 A new masculine fragrance by Burberry, Burberry London for Men will be launched in September 2006. It is meant to renew the traditional image of the English gentleman and Burberry sees its contemporary incarnation as being both charismatic and...