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  • A grapefruity Eau de Cologne with vague mahogany basenotes.

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  • The best modern interpretation of an Eau de Cologne is Cologne by Thierry Mugler 2001.

    Archive 2009-07-01

  • The fragrance families of citrus and Eau de Cologne for newer students and the intense challenge of creating all-natural soliflores pose a challenge of creating something that is focused on a simple theme yet not boring and also has enough sillage and longevity.

    Archive 2009-06-01

  • A few of my other faves for summer: Bel Respiro and Eau de Cologne from Chanel, and Silver Factory, which is, I think, a year-round incense.

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  • And, of course, in search for preppy freshness one can always resort to the citrusy range: Eau d'Hadrien and Eau de Sud, Eau Illuminee and Cologne Bigarade, Chanel's new Eau de Cologne and Guerlain's wonderful offerings in the genre would go wonderfully well with a polo shirt and real estate in the Hamptons.

    In Which I Am Being Preppy

  • I have been in Rome this summer first week of July and I packed samples from Escale à Portofino, Very Irresistible Summer Cocktail, L'eau d'Issey and a lot of 1916 Eau de Cologne.

    On Vacation

  • I'm not leaving much, but I feel Chanel's Eau de Cologne will hit the spot.

    On Vacation

  • I'll probably move earth in order to ensure a lifetime of access to Bois des Isles, but I won't even turn my head for the Eau de Cologne.

    The Year in Review

  • The new Arsenal is just a little longer lasting citrusy-summery twist on the Eau de Cologne type (albeit more concentrated than a traditional cologne water), and smells especially delicious in the oil version (which is what got me to reformulate it in the first place).

    Archive 2008-05-01

  • After reading Ina's review on Aromascope, I expected to fall head over heels in love with Coromandel, but so far it leaves me cold, as do 28 la Pausa and Eau de Cologne, however, as I said, I only had a chance to test them briefly and am too ecstatic to even think straight right now.

    Archive 2007-02-01


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