New York City Fragrances

Etro Greene Street Review

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Greene Street is the second perfume I tested from Etro, and one from which I had huge expectations. Coming after Messe de Minuit, one of my pillars in the incense benchmark (although on the last position!), it is understandable why I imagined nothing but the best. Arrived on the market in October 2012, Greene Street […]

Aedes de Venustas Signature Eau de Parfum Review

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One more chapter in my abiding quest for an incense-based fragrance (that will become part of my perfume wardrobe) finishes with a minor disappointment (from the targeted point of view, of course!). This time, instead of a perfume based on incense “per se”, I indulge in an exquisite type of green fragrance, which, in spite […]

Donna Karan DKNY Red Delicious Men – A Refreshing Red Shot of Energy

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The fragrant pair DKNY Red Delicious Men and Women was introduced in March 2006, as flankers to the Be Delicious line of perfumes from 2004. Both fragrances were presented in limited edition and reportedly, more intense compared to the original. DKNY Red Delicious Men belongs to the woody aquatic olfactory group and its olfactory structure […]

Donna Karan DKNY Be Delicious Men – The Fragrance that Evokes New York

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“Smells like apples” and “The Big Apple” and 2 phrases that capture the essence of DKNY Be Delicious Men. The fragrance from Donna Karan was introduced in 2005, as a woody aromatic developed by perfumers Olivier Gillotin and Pierre Negrin. A little bothered by the shape of its bottle (at that time I could not […]

Carolina Herrera 212 Men Ice – The Sober Version of a Summer Fragarance

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Not to be mistaken with 212 Men on Ice 2004, 2005, 2006 and 2009 respectively, the flanker to 1999’s 212 Men is called simply Carolina Herrera 212 Men Ice. Presented alongside 212 Ice as a fragrant pair and in limited edition this scent arrived on the market in 2010, in the category of the woody […]

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