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Lead Us Into Temptation: Review - Papillon Artisan Perfumes Salome

By Tara

The New Testament tells the story of Salome’s beguiling “dance of the seven veils” leading to the death of John the Baptist. As a result, she became a symbol of dangerous female seductiveness. 444 more words



Sorry – I lied.  Not intentionally.  I guess it’s a time-based lie, which is interesting, in a no-new-taxes sort of way.  A change of plans.  But still a lie.   1,553 more words


Fragrance Review: Eau d'Hadrien Eau de parfum Annick Goutal


Ecco la mia review su questo profumo.
L’Eau d’Hadrien è uno dei profumi che amo di più di Annick Goutal.
Una fragranza agrumata e che scoppia di vita. 166 more words

Eau Hadrien Annick Goutal Eaudeparfum Edp Review

Iris by Moonlight: Review - Aedes de Venustas Iris Nazarena

By Tara

I may have found My Iris, but I was intrigued by the iris/incense theme of Iris Nazarena. Released in 2013, it sounded unusual and mysterious – 457 more words


Santal Massoïa by Hermès

Originally on APJ

There is no secret that I dislike gourmand perfumes: I can’t stand them! But, there’s another side of myself that secretly adores the sort of gourmand that doesn’t make itself out to be one. 444 more words


Yacht Life: Review - Guerlain Terracotta Le Parfum

By Tara

I see more and more summer perfume releases described as “solar florals”.

Well, Terracotta Le Parfum is a fragrance that really does fit that description. 445 more words


The Sea, The Sea - Review: L'Occitane Mer & Mistral

Hi there Olfactoria’s Travellers,

Portia in the OT house from Australian Perfume Junkies and Perfume Posse (and now writing for My Perfume Samples too).

It must be hotting up in earnest on that side of the world right now while we are gripped in the middle of a very mild winter here in Sydney, seriously there are still people walking around in shorts and flip flops. 402 more words