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Fragile Violet
by EB Florals by Eric Buterbaugh

Eau de Parfum
Average rating (98 reviews)
3.9 out of 5on the scale of 0 to 5
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Description
Pale yellow mandarin and lively white tea blend down into soft purple violets and translucent lotus flower. Bright cedar, warm amber and sheer musk fashion a masculine bookend for the tender florals. Fragile Violet is a richly-detailed floral fragrance, and captivating on either a man or a woman.
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Rebottled Fragile Violet, rebottled by Scentbird, Inc., an independent bottler from a genuine product wholly independent of EB Florals by Eric Buterbaugh
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EB Florals by Eric Buterbaugh Fragile Violet main notes

LotusVioletBlack TeaMuskMulberryMandarin Orange
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Scent type
product typeFloral
71
Personality
product typeElegant
35
Occasion
product typeEveryday
71
Season
product typeSpring
62
Attributes
product typeFresh
38
Complexity
product typeRefined
17

EB Florals by Eric Buterbaugh Fragile Violet rating and reviews

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Average rating (98 reviews)
3.9 out of 5
Rated7on the scale of0to10
10/17/2018
strong
I'm not sure what note it is in this fragrance, but it smells very generic and reminds me of a middle aged elementary school teacher and there's something about this fragrance that makes me think of j'adore by dior which i'm not a fan of. Both fragrances smell strong to me and make me feel like i[m being punched in the face by scent.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
10/06/2018
Similar to other florals
The scent is middle of the road for me. While the listed notes are different from the other floral perfumes I've tried, this is hitting the same notes for me. I can't pinpoint the dominate scent coming through. It's not bad, but it isn't the best.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
09/16/2018
Long lasting scent
It goes on strong and then is a lighter scent, which is nicer. I wanted to smell more violet.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
09/15/2018
Love this!
Such an interesting scent. Definitely buying another.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
09/13/2018
Lasts all day!
This scent is long lasting and makes me feel sophisticated. I get a lot of compliments on it. It has a strong floral scent, and is slightly "mature" in my opinion.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
09/12/2018
Great Scent
My lady friends told me that they would wear but if they smelt a guy with it on, they would say "yummy". It is a bit feminine but I wear it very often, it's fresh, light and very trendy. Not to mention, it's not a popular scent so you won't smell like every other lame out there.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
09/07/2018
Fragile Violet
I love this scent, you almost think the scent doesn't' last but it does. I have people all the time tell me just how good I smell even after I have had this on all day without reapplying. This fragrance dries down to a very beautiful smell. :-)
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
09/04/2018
Sorta linear, not long-lasting
I was expecting more. This is a pretty basic, linear violet with some musk. It's not even a great violet. After a few hours, I smell a little violet but that's it. For the price, i was expecting less ordinary.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/21/2018
There's Nothing Remotely Violet-y About This
This was such a disappointment. It's that kind of generic, overly-strong, cheap-smelling fragrance I'd expect to find in the discount bin at a department store. It's not fragile (it's a olfactory sledgehammer, actually), and it's definitely not violet.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
07/18/2018
My Favorite Scent Yet
I've been using scentbird for a while and I've found some scents that I enjoy but this is the first time I've literally had to drop everything and go out and buy (an unfortunately expensive) full sized bottle of perfume. I wear it all of the time, its so light and fresh, and I swear it's the only scent I've ever worn that people feel the real need to talk about, everyone always says I smell amazing! Do yourself a favor, specifically if you like the smell of violets, and add this to your queue
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
07/02/2018
BEST ONE YET
This scent is so unbelievably delicious! I cannot stop smelling it. I just wish it came i a full size!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
07/01/2018
Nana
While I don't consider myself very masculine. This scent was just too much on the feminine side. It actually reminds me of a perfume my nana used to wear. Smells like withered flowers.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
06/16/2018
Great
Love it
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
06/03/2018
Love it
I love this one, it took a couple days to grow on me but is one of my go to scents...I keep checking the bottle to see how much I have left. It’s a little sweet but still fresh doesn’t have a true violet smell though
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
05/30/2018
Not Unisex
This is a heavy sweet floral scent. There is nothing unisex about it.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
05/30/2018
Too Feminine
This cologne/perfume claims to be unisex but it looks and smells more feminine than manly. I gave it to my wife. The scent is perfect for a women. It smells great.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
05/15/2018
Amazeballs
Every time I wear this scent I get complimented. It’s beautifully floral n sweet the edge of violet in the scent makes it very unforgettable!! It’s not overpowering in the least. I don’t want my scent to arrive before I do!! I love light floral sweet scents so if that’s your cup of tea then by all means buy this!!!!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
05/11/2018
My favorite so far
This fragrance is AMAZING! I love how vibrant it is but not to overbearing, just perfect.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
05/03/2018
LOVE
I absolutely love this scent. I mostly chose it because I love violet and the color purple. Though the perfume itself is less pigmented than the photo, the scent is what matters and it won't disappoint. The violet wasn't as strong as I thought it would be, but it blended perfectly with the other notes. This is a perfect scent for spring. I mat even buy the bottle.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
04/30/2018
Lovely
I am a true violet lover. I'm not so sure i pick up any violet in this, but i love it. It's a great mix of freshness and woodsiness. This is the first perfume my boyfriend has immediately complimented me on, so it's a keeper. Update: still love the fragrance but if you have sensitive skin, use care. I have dealt with two really severe rashes on my face when some accidentally sprayed on my cheek.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
04/28/2018
Love
I love it a lot.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
04/20/2018
Pleasant
Floral and light but pleasant.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
04/17/2018
Good
Pretty good scent
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
04/03/2018
Take it or leave it
I guess you either love it or hate it! Not my favorite as far as every day, but I really do enjoy this one when I do wear it! It's unique amongst any Violet perfume I've worn. I LOVE the scent of Violets, however, plain violets as a perfume is just too floral/sweet to me. This fixes that and has many layers.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/22/2018
Just No
Almost as bad as anything from Estee Lauder.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/06/2018
Like something you know very well.
It smells like popular Kenzo Leu'par and Armani Aqua Di Goi for me. Powdery, fresh and floral, cedar, water lily.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/05/2018
Beautiful Floral Scent for Everyday!
This is a wonderfully light and floral scent for everyday. It is not overwhelming at all, and is more subtle than described.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
02/27/2018
Sassy scent
Love this scent. Smells clean and sassy.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
02/09/2018
Beautiful
Very floral, but without any sweetness or powdery notes that usually accompany a floral. Ive been wearing it daily and the dry down is goegeous. Lasts a long time. I already purchased another! I'm obsessed!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
01/15/2018
Good
Was good ,lasted a long time
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
12/16/2017
Smells awfull. Cant describe the smell but so not my taste.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
10/30/2017
It's definitely an androgynous scent. Not sure why it's called fragile violet, as that implies a delicate, floral, feminine perfume. This has a clean, water scent to it. I enjoy it. It's neat that it's blue, too.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
10/26/2017
I really loved this fragrance
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
10/16/2017
It’s shipped very fast and it lasted all day long it smells really good and it’s very strong
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
10/16/2017
really disliked this one
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Reviews: 2
Upvotes: 0
Downvotes: 0
Products received: 7
Rated7on the scale of0to10
10/11/2017
Really strong, lasted a long time....it smelled gross.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
10/07/2017
Gross smell...really disliked
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Reviews: 2
Upvotes: 0
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Products received: 6
Rated7on the scale of0to10
10/02/2017
I really disliked this one
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
09/21/2017
Gross...smells like a lead pencil sharpened
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
09/16/2017
This fragrance is very light and floral. It is quite airy, light and not meant to be masculine at all. I'd dare to say that although this is offered as aneeded unisex fragrance, it's probably best for a young woman. Great for a teenage girl, not meant for middle aged men.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
09/13/2017
As my first scent, I have to say that I enjoy this so far. It’s really perfumy and florally in the beginning, however the dry down is very, very nice and soft. It reminds me of Prada’s Amber Homme (which ends up smelling the same). I sprayed it on at around 2p this afternoon and it has lasted until now, so that’s some longetivity that it has. I would rank it higher if it wasn’t so florally.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
09/12/2017
I get so many compliments on this fragrance! love it
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
09/12/2017
It's a pretty strong scent and it always makes me sneeze but once it settles OMG it smells SO good. If you like mixing scents I would spray la vie est belle by Lancôme and then spray this on top and it makes the most amazing sweet floral scent. I looooove this perfume. Wish it wasn't so expensive otherwise I'd buy the full size bottle
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
09/09/2017
Beautiful perfume with distinct violet notes. Great for the summer. Doesn't stay long.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
09/06/2017
I loved the floral fruity woodsy scent & I think it stayed on for quite a while
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/31/2017
It is OK. Despite of All the good reviews, i was slightly disappointed... as it smelled not so unique. But my favorite part is it reminds me of light 90's popular scents. Nice that i was able to receive this before Summer ends.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/31/2017
It's for women. And it didn't last long.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/31/2017
nice scent. Not too overwhelming. Doesn't last that long.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/31/2017
I enjoyed this floral perfume.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/31/2017
I love this scent! It smells sweetly floral without coming off as "old lady"ish like certain strong florals tend to be. I especially love that the spray is a dark purple so I've been keeping it outside the container because it's just too pretty. Definitely a good summer or spring scent so I'm trying to make it last til the end of summer!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/31/2017
I absolutly love this scent. It smells so good and got alot of comments on it when i wore it
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/31/2017
Love this! It's a strong scent but it's nice. Stays on all day. I get compliments every time I wear it. I immediately added his other fragrance to my queue.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/29/2017
Awful...it does not even smell minutely like Violet..it smells like a freshly sharpened pencil. I cannot help but this one is totaled two thumbs down
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/28/2017
I really enjoyed this fragrance. It is a nice light scent that stays with you. It's the kind of perfume that you can wear anywhere.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/25/2017
This one is a little too "heavy" on the floral for me. It's just ok.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/25/2017
I don't know how to feel about this one..... its okay. However, I get A LOT of complements on it.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/25/2017
Very subtle and beautiful. Enjoying this one a lot!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/23/2017
Love, love, love this scent! It is as lush and beautiful as it looks in the bottle, but is veiled by a delicate, bittersweet quality that makes it "fragile." If poignancy had a smell, this would be it.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/22/2017
This is my second delivery, and my fav so far. Strong and long lasting.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/22/2017
It's okay, but s bit harsh and hard on my nose. It's just too "perfumy" of a scent for me, if that makes any sense. Not a favorite at all and would not elect to purchase s full size.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/22/2017
Honestly my favorite scent ever. The scent is a slightly sweet floral with a slight musk and it just works so well for any occasion. I wish I could get this every month!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/16/2017
This scent needs to be removed from the Cologne list. This is not even unisex. Smells like my grandma would wear. One month of subscription just went to waste.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/09/2017
in love with this. so clean
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/06/2017
I loved this sent even more than my first months!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/04/2017
I absolutely love this perfume the best out of all the ones I've received. I will defined order again. Love love love!!!!!💜💜💜💜💜💜💜💜
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/03/2017
Smells hood really stong every time I wear it I get a migraine, smells tarty to me
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/02/2017
I liked this fragrance this month. Fragile violet is a true Violet scent. I think it's lovely. It dries down it's very soft.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/02/2017
This is definitely not for a guy, not sure how it got mixed in as a man's cologne
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
07/03/2017
I love this scent. Smells incredible.
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Upvotes: 1
Downvotes: 0
Products received: 10
Rated7on the scale of0to10
06/18/2017
It doesn't last long but the smell is awesome! Loved it!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
06/05/2017
I LOVED this one! Lightly floral, amazingly nice smelling. Only problem, it didn't seem to last very long.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
06/04/2017
The more I wear this scent, the more I like it. It's fresh with a delicate lushness. The violet and lotus give it a slight powdery-ness, but the bitterness of the tea and the juiciness of the mulberry work to keep it from cloying. A unique, subtle fragrance that will linger for hours!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
06/02/2017
This scent is light yet lingering. It is fresh and floral without being cloying. This will be my go-to scent for the rest of this month.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
05/31/2017
I was surprised that this perfume was so light airie. It's a soft and gentle scent and I would recommend it to everyone!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
05/26/2017
I love this. It smells clean and fresh. So far it is my husbands favorite scent on me. Will buy the full size.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
05/25/2017
Liked it....soft floral with faint violet note.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
05/24/2017
While its marketed as Unisex, I'm not sure many men would like it. Its a very soft and floral. As stated by a friend its very old lady like. With that being said I do like the scent and it can be very refreshing.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
05/11/2017
This is marketed by Scentbird as unisex, but it really isn't. I don't mind softer tones and I don't really like overly masculine scents, but this one smells like an "old lady perfume" and I just don't think it really works for men.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
05/01/2017
The cologne is very unusual for a mans fragrance but that is why I like it .....not your typical mans fragrance
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
04/29/2017
Not a scent for a man! Or a young woman in my opinion. Flower smell and musk is very, very strong. If you enjoy smelling like your great grandmother or distant aunt that has worn the same blouse for a week without washing it, this scent is for you. If it were possible, I'd give this scent zero hearts.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
04/29/2017
Pleasant fragrance & it lasts
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
04/26/2017
Lovely. Quick spritz before bed gives a relaxing send off. And extra snuggles from hubby!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/10/2017
To my nose, a little dated and a lot cloying. It reminds me of EL White Linen. I can see a woman who wants to be taken seriously wearing this. Bummer! I had it in my mind this would fall into a light woody floral category like Prada infusion D' Iris. It wasn't, but I'm happy I tried it.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/06/2017
it's nice it's a bit strong and not my fave...it's not something I will buy
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/06/2017
I absolutely love this scent!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/05/2017
I am very fond of this gentle smell that lasts all day. It's in my queue again!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/03/2017
This perfume is very strong and very long lasting. It isn't an unpleasant smell, but it did give me a headache. It's also a little "old" smelling.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/03/2017
It's smell fantastic! Unisex fragrance, which is quite pleasing for me. Got 5Female and 2Male compliments just in one day. The reason why I've narrowed it down, is because It's a unisex fragrance. The projection of the scent is good. Not to alarming of a scent. The longevity of the fragrance is probably 5h at the most, which is average. I recommend this fragrance if you like both perfume and cologne, meaning men and women.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
02/26/2017
Delicious. The initial scent is strong and perfumey but after a few minutes the scent turns soft sweet and floral. I don't see it being masculine at all
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
02/22/2017
I absolutely fell in love with this scent. The smell is clean and floral. I always get compliments on this one. Lasts almost the whole workday too. I would add this to my collection for sure.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
02/17/2017
After a week of wear, I have to say I like it! It's a unique scent--I can smell the floral and berry notes that are very pleasant. I will caution that there is a strong green note that is very prominent when you first put it on, but it eventually fades to a softer floral/berry fragrance (in my experience). I'm not sure if I would wear this in the summer, but so far, I like it for winter going into spring. Time will tell.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
02/05/2017
I threw this one right in the trash. I should have trusted the reviews that said it smells like a grandma.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
02/04/2017
I LOVE it, the smell is of true violet, gentle, sweet yet not too overpowering...unusual and old fashioned as well as fresh
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
01/26/2017
I love it!! it lasts so long and not overpowering. Reminds me of Halloweenby Jesús del Pozo.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
01/25/2017
Wow! Exactly what I expected from the description but better. Light, delicate floral with just a tiny hint of cirtus. When it sits on the skin for a while its a little softer and warmer smelling but doesn't change much. Lasts several hours. I love it!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
01/24/2017
I loveee ❤❤
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
01/13/2017
I got this one a'la carte and it was sooooooo worth it. It's an electric floral. Smells PHENOMENAL!! It fades to subtle floral. Not to overpowering, so can be used in the day or night. A very pretty sophisticated bouquet. I rate this TEN hearts if I could. For whatever reason my other review only allowed for four hearts. I meant to do five. So if this review only does four, know that I mean five.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
01/12/2017
I got this one a'la carte and it was sooooooo worth it. It's an electric floral. Smells PHENOMENAL!! It fades to subtle floral. Not to overpowering, so can be used in the day or night. A very pretty sophisticated bouquet.
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