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Pink Sunshine – Review: Atelier Cologne Pomelo Paradis

By Tara I thought it would never happen, but I have found a grapefruit perfume that doesn’t make me wince. No eye-winking sourness or connotations of body odour here. Pomelo Paradis is a simple pink grapefruit fragrance that’s full of … Continue reading

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Atelier Cologne Discount Codes Now Available Worldwide!

A quick public service announcement: Atelier Cologne just let me know that they made the two discount codes – OLFACTORIASAMPLES and OLFACTORIACANDLE, see sidebar – available worldwide. Now also US readers can benefit! Just in time for Black Friday! ūüėČ … Continue reading

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A Holiday Surprise From Atelier Cologne And Other Announcements

Hello all, instead of a Monday Question this week, I wanted to make a few announcements. 1) First of all, and with a lovely timing for the Holidays, I teamed up with Atelier Cologne who kindly created two discount codes … Continue reading

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Windswept – Review: Atelier Cologne Mistral Patchouli

By Tara¬† Like many people, I¬†associate¬†patchouli¬†with¬†cool¬†–¬†particularly autumnal¬†–¬†weather. It¬†has¬†a¬†warm, earthy, sometimes dirty¬†aroma¬†which¬†goes well¬†with¬†bonfires and falling leaves. It¬†can have hippy¬†connotations but it can also be¬†refined as¬†exemplified¬†by Chanel’s¬†Coromandel.¬†These days it’s usually cleaned up and paired with sweet¬†fruit in the ubiquitous, youth -friendly “fruitcholi”. … Continue reading

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Monday Question – What Perfume Do You Like To Wear In A Heatwave?

What perfume is ideal in great heat? Do you wear perfume when it is hot or do you prefer to go without? What is your favorite “cooling” scent? My Answer: It is hot here! We are having over 30 degrees … Continue reading

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Fatal Attraction Or How I Couldn’t Say No To Vetiver – Review: Atelier Cologne V√©tiver Fatal

The other day I was talking to my friend Sandra about missing certain perfumes. She asked whether I ever regretted giving a perfume away. Of course I said no at first, because the Serge Lutens back and forth shenanigans of … Continue reading

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Lemon Fresh – Perfume Review: Atelier Cologne C√©drat Enivrant

By Tara C√©drat Enivrant (“intoxicating Citron”) Cologne Absolue is the most recent release from Atelier Cologne and has a 15% concentration. It contains notes of c√©drat, lime, bergamot, mint, basil, juniper berry, tonka bean, vetiver and elemi. As you may … Continue reading

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Precious Metals – Review: Atelier Cologne Gold Leather and Silver Iris

By Tara As you are probably aware, Atelier Cologne make Cologne Absolues which are cologne style fragrances with the lasting power of eau de parfums. The line is generally very well done and extremely wearable. Gold Leather and Silver Iris … Continue reading

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Mood-Enhancing Perfumes – A Best Of-List

I believe in the power of perfume to influence me and my mood. Mood is the resource I use to determine what perfume to wear, if I let my subconscious decide and grab what it compels me to grab, I … Continue reading

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Monday Question ‚Äď Which Perfumes Do You Like To Wear On The Weekend?

By Tara Do you own perfumes that seem to suit the weekends best? Are there perfumes that you like to relax with? Do you take time out on the weekends to go scentless or maybe test a new sample? Or … Continue reading

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