Frangipani Fragrances

Jil Sander Sun Men Fresh – Perfect for the Summer Vacation

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Arrived on the market in 2008, Jil Sander Sun Men Fresh is a flanker to 2004’s Sun Men and belongs to the aromatic aquatic olfactory group. The masculine fragrance was developed by perfumer Beatrice Piquet and according to the description from the official website is “the warm scent of bronzed skin energized by a cool […]

Givenchy Ange ou Démon Le Secret Elixir – Better Off Without

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Ange ou Démon Le Secret Elixir is a flanker to 2006’s Ange ou Démon, a feminine perfume that was quite innovative at the time of its launch, based on the duality between good and bad or light and darkness. Unfortunately, this new re-iteration classified as chypre floral and introduced last year lacks the qualities that […]

Sun Men Jil Sander – Summer Spirit

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Jil Sander, the minimalist German designer introduced Sun Men in 2004, an aromatic spicy fragrance, developed by 2 perfumers Beatrice Piquet and Alain Astori. Launched 15 years after its feminine counterpart, Sun Men represents a refreshing essence, which is a symbol of masculine elegance. I tested Sun Men 2 years ago, due to the fact […]

Flora by Gucci Gorgeous Gardenia – A Luxurious Floral Scent

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Gorgeous Gardenia is a flanker to 2009’s Flora by Gucci and belongs to the Flora Garden collection, introduced by Frida Giannini, Gucci’s creative director, a few weeks ago. As a representative of floral fruity olfactory group, the scent represents “Gucci’s faithful creation of the perfect gardenia” (from the official website’s description). In spite of the […]

Versace Woman – The Sensuality of a Lady

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Arrived on the market in 2000, Versace Woman is a floral woody musk fragrance developed by perfumer Christine Nagel. The scent embodies the sensual and provocative image of a woman, as viewed by Versace, a representation portrayed excellently in the video advertisement, which features a model wearing a fine chiffon dress, from the Atelier collection […]