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Penhaligon's Amaranthine (2009): The Artist as Critic: Blue Ozone, Horse Saddles, a House of Ill Repute & Freedom of Expression Regained {Perfume Review & Musings}

Amaranthine by Penhaligon's Perfume Review A New Path for Penhaligon's Perfume cognoscenti will be able to remember the year 2009 as the time when the slightly retro-flavored barbershop-originated British house of Penhaligon's took a blatantly new direction with the...

Guerlain Idylle (2009) Part 1: The Evolution of Guerlain's Signature {Perfume Review} {New Fragrance}

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Armani Idole d'Armani (2009) {Perfume Review}

Mata Hari dancing in the library of the Musée Guimet, 1905 © Guimet archives -- I picked this picture because Idole d'Armani has this girly, playful layer added to the more mysterious, more mature feminine layer of oakmoss: the idol...