Sunday, September 14, 2008

New Fall Fragrances

From left: Calvin Klein Secret Obsession, Annick Goutal Musc Nomade, Ralph Lauren Notorious, Lancôme Magnifique, Miller Harris Fleur Oriental, Bulgari Jasmin Noir.

Secret OBSESSION is the new fragrance by Calvin Klein for the woman who is ultra-sensual. Not afraid to go after what she wants, this woman is intense, intriguing and lustful.SECRET OBSESSION exudes an intoxicating warmth weaving together forbidden fruits, exotic flowers and a sultry wood signature for a provocative and addictive sexiness$72.00

Musc Nomade was developed by perfumer Isabelle Doyen in collaboration with Camille Goutal, and is described as “a fragrance that whispers on the skin, a sensual, chiaroscuro scent”. The notes include white musks (muscone, angelica, ambrette), tonka bean with almond accents, labdanum, and Bombay wood (a papyrus derivative).Annick Goutal Musc Nomade is available in 100 ml Eau de parfum, €120.


Ralph Lauren will launch a new women's perfume this summer and fall called Notorious that hopes to revive the codes of old Hollywood glamour. Model Laetitia Casta who fronts the advertising campaign promisingly describes it in this way "It's so mysterious and I love the pepper smell."
The scent features "top notes of black currant, spicy pink peppercorn and Italian bergamot; middle notes of chocolate cosmos, white frost peonies and carnation, and bottom notes of patchouli musk, vanilla and orris."Notorious eau de parfum spray will be available in two sizes, a 2.6-oz. version for $85 and a 1.7-oz. size for $65.

Magnifique is the latest fragrance for women from Lancôme, and it launches this month under the tag line "You are unique; you are Magnifique".The fragrance that celebrates her vibrant femininity, her joie de vivre. Infused with the spicy impertinence of saffron, the warmth of roses and the smoky embrace of exotic nagarmota wood. 1.7-oz. Eau de Parfum Spray, $65.00
2.5-oz. Eau de Parfum Spray, $85.00

Bulgari has decided to lend a more sophisticated touch to its jasmine perfume with a variation called Jasmin Noir (Black Jasmine)."The fragrance opens with notes of green sap and gardenia. The heart of the scent includes sambac jasmine absolute and satin almond notes, while its base includes precious woods, tonka bean absolute and licorice."asmin Noir launches at Nordstrom on August 1, 2008. A 100 ml bottle is priced at $140 and a 50 ml one at $95.

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