Sublime Citrus Scents

Sublime citrus scents

My ambitions don’t reach as far as world domination like Napoleon Bonnaparte, fragrances suffused with citrus nevertheless feature prominently in my perfume wardrobe. Few aromas are more uplifting and rejuvenating, and their versatility makes colognes an easy fragrance type to adapt to various moods and occasions.

Calvin Klein Deep Euphoria ~ fragrance review

Calvin Klein Deep Euphoria ~ fragrance review

I am in favor of the fancy niche fragrances, such as the Calvin Klein Euphoria.  I have made a visit to Lord & Taylor during a lunch break, spraying some Euphoria on my arm, and swooning in delight. I couldn't wait to describe my reaction on MakeupAlley that evening: "Oh my! I felt as though I'd been kissed."

Elegant Balenciaga Valentine's Day Blackout City Bag

Balenciaga Valentine’s Day Blackout City Bag

Valentine’s  will come soon, just paint the town red this February with Balenciaga Valentine’s Day Blackout City Bag. It is a stylish bag  which will undoubtedly be impressed with your impeccable fashion style.

This Blackout City Bag from Balenciaga is not a new bag but we’re seeing it in a Valentine’s Day edition with its deep red color aptly fitting for the love month. In between the City and Mini City sizes, this impressive small Balenciaga leather goody might be your favorite daily companion as it can hold all your essentials.

Elegant Dior Explore Telephone Pouch

Dior Explore Telephone Pouch

This Dior Explore Telephone Pouch come to us with its geometric elegance. Polished and symmetrically precise, it’s no wonder why it’s a visual feast.

Its asymmetric shape and the fluorescent Naranja, and fringing on this Opaline calfskin Explore Telephone Pouch adds that punch of youth and class to any cosmopolitan Dior woman’s style.

Kenzo Jeu d Amour Felin ~ new perfume

Jeu d’Amour Félin

Kenzo has launched Jeu d’Amour Félin which is a new 'wilder' flanker to 2014's Jeu d’Amour.

The new perfume was developed by perfumers Daphné Bugey and Christophe Raynaud. Notes for the 'voluptuous' floral include mandarin, strawberry, peony, jasmine, tuberose, amber, patchouli and musk.

Kenzo Jeu d’Amour Félin is available in 50 ml Eau de Parfum.

Kenzo Jeu d’Amour Felin ~ new perfume

Pound Down, But Designer Bag Prices Increased In The UK

Designer Bag Prices

On June 2106, the Brexit referendum took place, and unexpectedly the outcome was to leave the EU. The pound soon started to get pounded and the sterling immediately fell down 10% against the dollar. This was good news for tourist shoppers who were about to visit the UK as designer bags and other fashion accessories were becoming cheaper. But all this was half year ago, how are the retail prices now? Are they as attractive as before?

Stone Island x Nikelab Sock Dart

Stone Island x Nikelab Sock Dart

Again, Stone Island and Nike release three colorways of the Sock Dart silhouette. The Sock Dart was originally released in 2004 and was definitely ahead of his time without laces and the clean neoprene upper. We’ve seen a lot of Sock Dart colorways during the last two years – some of them were sought after but others hit the sale shelves. Therefore it’s interesting that Nike chose this silhouette, because basically the hype around the Sock Dart seems to be over.

Elegant Balenciaga Scaffold Shopper

Balenciaga Scaffold Shopper

This time, Balenciaga has done a good job. Just see this Balenciaga Scaffold Shopper Bag from the Spring 2017 Collection which is designed by its Creative Director Demna Gvasalia and you’ll know what we are talking about.

Taking its inspiration from the everyday rubble sacks often found on construction sites, this design has been carefully and meticulously crafted in Italy from leather and comes with a detachable tag and hand-braided handles. This Scaffold Shopper Bag will definitely bring a dose of cool to your everyday ensembles.

Ralph Lauren Polo Red Extreme ~ new fragrance

Ralph Lauren Polo Red Extreme ~ new fragrance

Ralph Lauren will launch Polo Red Extreme which is a new flanker to 2013's Polo Red. The new fragrance follows 2015's Polo Red Intense, and is geared towards a younger audience. It will be fronted by model Kenneth Guidroz; meanwhile actor Luke Bracey will be replacing Nacho Figueras as the face of the "regular" Polo Red fragrance.

Developed by perfumer Olivier Gillotin,  Polo Red Extreme did the two prior scents in the series. Notes for the oriental gourmand include blood orange, coffee and ebony wood accords.