Hope you have all had a great week and have an even better weekend. My weekend was Wednesday and yesterday since i work weekends, so back to work for me today.
In November i spotted this mini fragrance set at Foschini, i had known about it as i bought the one last year – its had the original Si, Modern Muse, Black Opium (my favourite), Lady Millionaire, MYNY (again!), 212 VIP, Jimmy Choo and Golden Delicious
It originally retailed for R 625.00 but its now on special for R 500.00 for the 8 mini replica perfumes. I love that the mini’s look (almost) identical to their normal size counterparts
♥ Giorgio Armani – Si EDT – Sì Eau de Toilette is a floral, lighter interpretation of the original. The scent is romantic, fresh, youthful and more energetic. It tells you to say “yes” to simplicity, joy of life, dreams and independence. The composition is a chypre – floral, based on contrasts. The scent combines fresh notes of “Neo Jungle Essence”, black currant, green pear, Italian bergamot, mandarin and neroli oil with the floral heart of freesia and May rose. A touch of musk, amber wood, vanilla and patchouli end this composition.
♥ Lancôme – La Vie Est Belle – The concept of this fragrance is centered on the idea of natural and simple beauty, freedom from conventions and the choice of once own vision of happiness. The fragrance is a kind of outlook on life, inspired by joy and pleasure in small things. Iris is the key ingredient of the perfume, surrounded by orange blossoms and jasmine in the heart. The composition’s opening provides fruity flavors of black currant and pear, while the base is warm, gourmand and powdery due to almond-like accords of tonka bean, praline, patchouli and vanilla.
♥ Theirry Mugler – Alien – Alien is a magic elixir captured in a bottle in the shape of a strange object, reminiscent of a philosophers’ stone or some warlock object of a deep and mysterious purple color. Its woman has to be a bit of a witch. The creators of Alien based the composition on three main lines: warm white amber in the base, woodsy notes in the heart, and sunny Indian jasmine in the top.
♥ Jimmy Choo – Illicit – Jimmy Choo presents its new perfume called Illicit, it’s designed for women who are “tempting, seductive, risk-taking and totally in control.” Illicit embodies the daring spirit of a woman who is hypnotic, attractive and living life to the fullest. The fragrance is announced as a modern floral. It starts with frizzy notes leading to the floral heart and the warm, honey-amber base. Ginger and bitter orange open the composition. The heart consists of rose and jasmine sambac, laid on the base of honey-amber accord and sandalwood.
♥ Donna Karan – MYNY – MYNY is a new heart-shaped edition which has the aim to express the contemporary urban spirit of her beloved city. Images of dynamic New York, its streets and skyscrapers stand behind in the advertising photo. Top notes of the composition provide a blend of raspberry, pink pepper and galbanum, followed by Egyptian jasmine, freesia and orris in the heart. The base encompasses patchouli Heart LMR, vanilla absolute, musk and ambergris.
♥ Versace – Eros Pour Femme – Eros is God of love and the goal of Eros Pour Femme campaign was to present that Eros was seduced and to suggest the strength of a woman. Eros Pour Femme opens with Sicilian lemon, Calabrian bergamot and pomegranate accords, with a heart of lemon, sambac jasmine absolute, jasmine infusion and peony. The base incorporates sandalwood, ambrox, musk and various woody notes.
♥ Paco Rabanne – Olympea – The concept is based on the idea of a modern Greek goddess and evokes strength, dynamism and conquests. Its both salty and floral compositions is characterized as fresh oriental, opening with sparkling green mandarin, aquatic notes of water jasmine and fiery ginger lily, with salted vanilla in the heart. The base notes are sandalwood, cashmere and ambergris.
♥ Thiery Mugler – Angel – Angel was launched in 1992 and is an Oriental Vanilla fragrance for women. Claim your wings with a delicious, heavenly spritz. Top notes are melon, coconut, mandarin orange, cassia, jasmine, bergamot and cotton candy; middle notes are honey, apricot, blackberry, plum, orchid, peach, jasmine, lily-of-the-valley, red berries and rose; base notes are tonka bean, amber, patchouli, musk, vanilla, dark chocolate and caramel.
What is your favourite perfume from this set?