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Etat Libre d`Orange
Etat Libre d`Orange
Noel au Balcon

Eau de Parfum
Average rating (145 reviews)
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Description
Alternative fragrance house, Etat libre d’Orange, is a unique and respected force in the perfume industry that prides itself on pushing boundaries. Founder, Etienne de Swardt, works with notorious perfumers who embrace the creative freedom to produce unusual and remarkable scents that reinvent the pleasures to be found in the sense of smell.<br><br>Noel au Balcon is like a Christmas gift for the grown and sexy. Half way between a flirtatious temptress and a dancing queen, temperature rises just by her presence. Sweet honey notes at the start lie on a vanilla-tangerine accord and the slightly musky, solar accord of the base tells the radiant warmness of her skin under her laughing throat. In the heart, red pepper mingles with nigella in a detonating cocktail of scents. Hot red lips adorn a lavishly extraverted smile. Breathtaking!
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Rebottled Noel au Balcon, rebottled by Scentbird, Inc., an independent bottler from a genuine product wholly independent of Etat Libre d`Orange
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Etat Libre d`Orange Noel au Balcon main notes

HoneyCinnamonApricotPaprikaMandarin OrangeOrange Blossom
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Scent type
product typeSpicy
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Personality
product typeSexy
57
Occasion
product typeEveryday
104
Season
product typeWinter
106
Attributes
product typeFresh
34
Complexity
product typeRefined
22

Etat Libre d`Orange Noel au Balcon rating and reviews

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Average rating (145 reviews)
3.6 out of 5
Rated7on the scale of0to10
09/19/2018
lovely
one of my favorite scents during hot summer months in Vegas. Not too light but definitely not heavy. Even slightly mysterious.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/31/2018
love it!
My daughters and I all loved this scent. Perfect for spring/summer months - fun and fresh! not stale or heavy.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/30/2018
Meh
It’s a typical gourmand
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/23/2018
Didn't Enjoy!
It's very powdery to me and not something I would ever purchase on my own. Disappointed as I was looking forward to smelling this one.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/21/2018
Not for me!
This stuff smells like a men's cologne more than a woman's perfume and there is NOTHING "orange" about it. Honestly, I can't think of anything it smells like that I requested in my profile. Definitely not one I'm interested in.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/14/2018
Not for me
On paper, this sounds wonderful, cinnamon, honey, apricot. In reality, it’s pretty cloying, especially the opening note. Huge blast of spiced orange and it’s not good. It’s very familiar, but very strong. I think the orange blossom would’ve been enough OR the mandarin orange, not both. It’s more warm than spicy as it dries down, but still way, way too sweet. Since everything here should blend together well, I have to assume either the proportions are off or one or some of the ingredients are not high quality. It actually doesn’t smell cheap, but something is just plain wrong. I can’t put my finger on it. More something I would spray in my lingerie drawers than something I would put on my skin.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/08/2018
Old hippie lady
I wanted to try something different but I should have known better than to go with a Patchouli base. The first rush was like walking into a dingy thrift store with incense burning to cover the smell of moldy old books. To be fair, it is complex, and the dry-down wasn't bad. I just don't want to smell like an old Stevie Nicks poster.
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08/14/2018
There is no patchouli in it. It may smell bad to you, but don't think that a) all hippies wore patchouli and b) that you have a right to be so incredibly rude.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
07/31/2018
Noel Au Balcon
The scent, even though it is a women's perfume, I found very clean, light, and aromatic. Highly recommend
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
06/06/2018
Lovely and light
This is a lovely, light scent. I keep catching different parts of the scent, like a whiff of spice and then sweetness. Really glad I tried this one.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
06/03/2018
Not me
This scent is very unique. I believe I would love in a diffuser but not as a a perfume.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
06/02/2018
Fun
This was a fun playful scent. Light and happy.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
05/21/2018
No thanks
I think it is too spicy and the orange notes stand out but not in a sweet way, more like a cleaning spray smell because it's so strong.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
04/27/2018
Just the right amount of warmth for winter
Spicy and sweet. Well-balanced and long lasting.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
04/04/2018
Mulled Wine
I would describe this perfume like mulled wine. With all the spices and the orange it immediately makes me feel warm and comfy. I think the strongest scents in this perfume are honey and orange. I really do enjoy the scent but I wouldn't really want it as my every day perfume. I do find myself smelling it A LOT however It is very potpourri smelling and I think I will use it to freshen up my apartment or something. It will get used, but just not on my person.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/31/2018
Not my cup of tea
The scent was just not for me. I thought it smelled like cheap air freshener (and not a very good one)
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/29/2018
Ew
This was absolutely terrible. I choked when I smelled it the first time. I even had others try it just to make sure I wasnt crazy. Do not recommend.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/20/2018
Nah
I really wanted to love this, but it smells like walking into a candle store during Christmas-time. I like a lot of gourmand and oriental style scents, including mature ones like Shalimar, but for me this is on that edge that smells like potpourri. My house could definitely smell like this, but my person CANNOT.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/20/2018
Spicy & Sexy
Spicy and unique, but not overwhelming. I use this one for special occasions.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/16/2018
Very unique
On me, this scent is much more sweet than spicy. It's extremely unique and has actually been my favorite of the three scents I've tried so far. I do feel like it's more of a fall/winter scent. I absolutely love it (and I'm 41)!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/16/2018
Warm, spicy but sweet
On first spray of this scent I smell honey very strongly. I detect the spiciness but it's not overwhelming. There is a smoothness to the scent. It is a warm scent, definitely for the fall/winter months. It's just okay for me. I have to admit though, that right after I spray it I always get the thought of bug repellent. Something about it reminds me of bug repellent and that could be the citrus mixing in.
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Products received: 4
Rated7on the scale of0to10
02/26/2018
Warm kitchen in winter
Somehow this manages to be sweet and spicy and sexy all at once. It's like the best bits you put into mulled wine.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
02/06/2018
Not So Spicy But Warm and Sexy
So I don't really get the cinnamon but the scent is warm and sexy, the scents blend very well together so I can't quite distinguish what I'm smelling that's so amazing but I definitely love this one. Wore it to the office but would be great for a date night.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
02/05/2018
Gourmand done right
This is a really well-rounded scent. Vanilla and honey are noticeable but don't make the scent sweet because they're so well balanced. Other notes I pick up are neroli, apricot, cinnamon and musk. Citrus is bright in the beginning but mellows out in the dry down. This perfume has great lasting power on me and I find myself catching whiffs of it throughout the day from my skin & clothing. This is a grown up gourmand, I love it! Great perfume for "warming up" the winter months.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
02/02/2018
Spicy
I love this sent! It's very sweet and spicy my new favorite.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
02/01/2018
Smelled very nice.
It smells like Christmas. I definitely get the honey and spice scent. It gets more mellow as it dries down. Very nice.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
02/01/2018
So lovely
The perfect gourmand fragrance! From start to finish every note is luscious and mouthwatering!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
01/30/2018
Older women
This sent is very strong floral opening, this is for a mature grown woman
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
01/24/2018
cozy winter scent
I agree with the other users who said this doesn't have great lasting power, but it was beautiful while it was on. I'll start by saying my body chemistry doesn't like citrus scents and I think they all smell like oven cleaner on me so it was risky choosing this for my monthly sample but I really wanted something Christmasy and the risk paid off. The initial spray was all orange and I thought I'd have to scrub it off, but it dried down to a beautiful sweet and spicy scent that was more cinnamon and honey than anything else. I got used to the starting point the more I wore it and I'm definitely going to be purchasing a full size next winter.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
01/09/2018
Pleasant
every time i wear it smells something different but in the same tones. should be worn in the winter. undertones are orange, cinnamon and wood. top tones are orange and floral. great to ear for everyday or at night vey sophiscated but yet elegant. One of my favorites
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
01/04/2018
Nice Gourmand
Fruity and sweet, this is apricot, cinnamon and vanilla over a woody base that keeps it from veering into cloying or foody territory..this is still very much a fragrance. Reminds me a bit of Aspen or Nest Citrine, only more fruity.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
01/03/2018
Slightly "ederly" smelling
My fiance thinks this kind of smells like an old lady perfume. I LOVE it. it's smokey it's dark it's mysterious and it's warm.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
01/03/2018
Unappealing
Sadly this scent did not work well with my chemistry. It smelled of bug spray on my skin. I’m sorry it didn’t work out for me.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
01/02/2018
Smells sorta like incense (if that's your thing!)
Upon first smell, really reminds me of nag champa/sandalwood incense. Very woodsy, not so much floral. Once the scent has had time to settle into the skin, it sort of loses that smell. Probably wont be getting again.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
12/31/2017
Love it
It's a Christmassy version of the Tilda Swinton Like This. It has many similarities. More vanilla and cinnamon but I still get this pleasant sweetness in the dry down that is almost identical. Same gourmand, homey, candle smell. No complaints, that's what I like in the cold months.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
12/06/2017
I love this - I don't normally like fragrances that are too sweet or too food-like, but this manages to strike a good balance between a spicy floriental and your average vanilla/honey gourmand. It's a teeny bit animalic on me at the end but juuuust enough. Perfect for holiday parties. Note: this smells completely different on my skin than it does sprayed onto a tester or into the air. It's much more interesting on the skin.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
12/02/2017
Not a fan of this one. As other reviewers have noted, it's not nearly as complex as the description would suggest. It mentions vanilla-tangerine and honey, but all I got was orange/citrus, and not a pleasant one at that. I thought this would be a good choice for the holidays, but this doesn't remind me of Christmas at all. An artificial orange scent, with old lady undertones, sadly. :(
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
12/01/2017
Not for me. Very floral and strong, reminds me of grandma
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
11/30/2017
I don’t like the smell at all... it smells like an old lady perfume
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
11/29/2017
I love most of the Etat Libre D'Orange scents, but this one is waaaay too sweet and flowery for me. I couldn't wait to get it off of me. If you like floral scents, this is definitely for you.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
11/27/2017
AWESOME!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
11/19/2017
This is a very lovely sent. It’s just delicious! My only complaint is that it’s not as complex as all of the descriptions claim. When I spray it on, I smell honey. An hour or two later, it’s still just smells like honey. For a little bit I can catch some of the cinnamon and apricot, but it’s overwhelmingly honey. And I love honey, so it’s not really a bad thing. It’s a great perfume with a lovely smell. It’s just not what I expected. I will wear this all the time, though. I’m very glad I got it!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
11/18/2017
Love it! My favorite so far, really delicious
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
11/15/2017
A very interesting scent but I'm not sure it's one I will re-purchase because for me the dry-down was slightly too smoky (although I am suffering with autumn allergies so my sense of smell is slightly off). Lasting power is good and I love the backstories of the scents from Etat Libre D'Orange.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
11/02/2017
Goes on like a Christmas explosion and then mellows to sensual honey. I'm buying a bottle.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
10/30/2017
This was my first fragrance from Scentbird and I was underwhelmed. I won't be wearing it as it has a rather sharp note on my skin that I definetely didn't care for. I do have to say it lasted a long time so that's a plus or minus depending on whether you like it or not.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
09/29/2017
It's a little too sweet for my liking. Smells like an older lady's scent.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
09/29/2017
I love this! I think this will be my new go to fragrance. It's not to over whelming and can be worn both day & night. Spicy but not too spicy where you want to gag :-) . I'll definitely be trying other fragrances in this line.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
09/27/2017
This is my favorite scent I've ever had the pleasure of smelling. It's perfect. 100% recommended.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
09/25/2017
I just got this today by far one of my favorites I’ve received. It’s unique and sexy . I love the smell. To me it’s not old lady like. I’m completely happy with this months perfume.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/02/2017
Not for me at all
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
06/29/2017
Love it. Unique and sexy
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
06/24/2017
This is amazing. Warm, sweet, perfect!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
06/13/2017
I absolutely loved this scent! It was so unique and rich, definitely a scent with many layers and it is on the stronger side but I prefer that quality. Also, this scent lasted all day!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
06/13/2017
I absolutely loved this scent! It was so unique and rich, definitely a scent with many layers and it is on the stronger side but I prefer that quality. Also, this scent lasted all day!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
06/10/2017
The description alone could have told me this wasn't for me. I like many ELDO fragrances, but this did nothing. Not a bad perfume, just not me. I tend to like perfumes that remind me of nature--wood, grass, flowers.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
06/10/2017
Wasn't for me
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
06/06/2017
Wow, love this! Not my usual choice of scent, but wow! Addicting!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
06/03/2017
This smells very warm and sweet. I smell a slight woodsy undertone and vanilla and spice. Reminds me of Christmas somehow. Strong, but not overwhelming. My favorite one so far!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
06/02/2017
Love this concept. For the past year I've been trying new scents and this is a perfect solution. I was excited to receive my first perfume. However I don't care much for this particular scent, it's a little sour w/ a hint of hairspray smell . Better luck with the next one hopefully !
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
05/14/2017
This perfume is light, spicy, and complex in a good way - like a good citrus sangria or mulled cider. The online reviews billed it as a winter fragrance, but I believe it would be appropriate year round. It lasts for about 1/2 of the day, so it is not super long lasting. I received several compliments while wearing it, and intend to buy a bottle soon.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
05/03/2017
I really enjoyed this fragrance. It's light and spicy but didn't seem to last long during wear.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
04/29/2017
This scent is warm and comforting but also rich and elegant. It's definitely one of my favorites.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/07/2017
I want this to be my smell now yo it's so good.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/06/2017
I gave this perfume to my friend. She loved it. Too spicy for me.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/06/2017
Best one so far!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/06/2017
The scent is spicy, seductive and intoxicating. Every time I wear it I get tons of compliments. Happy I stepped out of my comfort zone and tried this scent.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/05/2017
This is my new favorite scent!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/04/2017
I liked this perfume. It wasn't to spicy, heavy or over powering. It didn't wow me though.
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Reviews: 4
Upvotes: 4
Downvotes: 0
Products received: 7
Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/03/2017
absolutely loved this one! It is a powerful one, so you don't need much. It lasts a long time and the notes dissipate nicely. I would buy a regular sized one for sure!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
02/27/2017
This scent smells strongly of spiced cider and is slightly overwhelming when first sprayed.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
02/27/2017
Loved this scent. Its def unique and vibrant.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
02/27/2017
this is one of my favorites I've gotten from Scentbird thus far. It is has hints of citrus but a nice woody base that lingers. Lasts all day, and is prefect for daily wear as it's not too overpowering. If you like woody scents give this a try.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
02/04/2017
This was my favorite that I've received so far. Not too citrusy or cinnamon scented, it's a nice mix of both. Great for everyday wear. This is the first one where I'm considering purchasing the full bottle.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
02/04/2017
My all time favorite. Smells beautiful on & not overpowering. Must try ;)
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
02/02/2017
This scent is absolutely intoxicating! It's somehow simultaneously sweet, spicy, fruity, and woody--in perfect balance. The words I would use to describe it are warm, inviting, and comforting. It's perfect for winter.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
02/01/2017
Pretty but I don't know that I want to wear it... Too girly
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
01/31/2017
Noel au Balcon is a beautiful example of sugar and spice in perfect harmony. It's warm and inviting yet not overbearing, sweet and rich yet not at all cloying. I'd normally consider the notes as those of an undeniably winter frag but Balcon manages to shine in any temp. Definitely a sophisticated and multifaceted keeper.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
01/29/2017
I like it but not on me
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Upvotes: 2
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
01/27/2017
Really not a fan of this, it reminds me of an aggressive air freshener.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
01/16/2017
Smells like a citrus air freshener used in a hotel bathroom.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
01/05/2017
cheap smelling
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
01/03/2017
Initially this smells nice and spicy with a citrus kick. However, after being on my skin for a while it smells more like an old lady scent. It's not bad, just not for me. It isn't overpowering and does last. I don't need a reapplication but I think for those of you who choose to do so it won't overwhelm you with fragrance.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
01/03/2017
Not as intense or interesting as I was hoping for, but still nice and pleasant. Not nearly as festive as I was expecting.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
01/03/2017
A lovely spicy orange scent. Smells like the holidays!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
01/01/2017
Love!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
12/31/2016
I love this scent. It's spicy and interesting. Not a sweet smell. One of my new go to favorites.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
12/31/2016
This is a nice perfume for the winter holidays, a little sweet for me, but I enjoyed being able to try it. I would love to see more Etat Libre D'Orange offerings here at Scentbird.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
12/30/2016
last a long time. It wasn't my favorite at first but it really grows on you
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
12/13/2016
Wasn't sure what to expect with this one, but this is only perfume that caused me to involuntarily exclaim "Holy s**t!" (in a good way) when spraying on the first time. This is a strong, warm, somewhat sweet, sexy scent that doesn't smell like something a teenager or cheap stripper would automatically gravitate to. Definitely a unique scent! Strong when first sprayed on with good sillage. Fades down over time, as would be expected, but can still catch a whiff of it fairly late in the day. My new signature scent!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
12/11/2016
Love this. I'm going to get a second month of this for my winter perfume. This scent is sweet and warm but different.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
12/06/2016
I like it
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
12/05/2016
This is a very sweet, spicy, rich and warm fragrance. Silage is quite strong, and it lasts about 2-3 hours on skin and up to 12 hours on clothes. It does not live up to its tawdry description however, as it is a perfectly ladylike Oriental scent. Definitely a Fall/Winter fragrance; it would overpower in warmer months.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
12/05/2016
Excellent! Sweet smell. My wife loves it. It's definitely a feminine scent.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
12/03/2016
My new favorite! I get compliments every time I wear it, which is now every day!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
12/02/2016
I love it, it's a perfect smell for work.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
12/02/2016
I really love this scent for day wear. It's zesty, but with some spice too. It is not overbearing, although it goes on strong. It quickly settles down, though to a superbly wearable scent.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
12/02/2016
Nice and sweet (but not too sweet). It doesn't last very long though.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
12/01/2016
Blech, blech, blech - This smelled like an old lady who put on every perfume she ever owned, then went out to a rad dance party, sweated a whole bundle doing the jig with her dance partner, then forgot to take a bath when she got home, then went to sleep, and woke up the next morning laced in gin and perfume. No thank you. No thank you. No thank you.
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Upvotes: 11
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
11/24/2016
From most of the reviews, you'd think that ELDO was the world's next Femme, or at least a sexed-up Ambre Narguile or Nuit de Noel. But what I mostly get is Angel, if not in notes, then in spirit. Not that that's a bad thing, really, but what my nose interprets is far removed from the hyperbolic promises of extreme naughtiness that so many reviewers have breathlessly lavished on this concoction. I appreciate the initial blast of cinnamon, but it fights with the orange note in a way that doesn't read as mulled spiced wine so much as mall store candle. So, yeah, if X-rated by today's contemporary standards means a bit of musk and some spices, hey, taste is subjective, so who am I to judge? I'll just stick to the classics like Shalimar et al, if I want some true-blue skank.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
11/22/2016
I was not a fan of this one. I tried it a couple of times and the smell was almost making me nauseous. I agree with the other reviewer that said the first spray is brash and smells like a Yankee candle. When it settles it reminds me of orange cleaner and has a chemical smell. I normally love all the scents it's comprised of, but something about this doesn't work for me. This is the first scent I dislike enough not to use and will be giving it away.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
11/08/2016
I love other Etat Libre D' Orange perfumes. However, on my skin this perfume reminded me of bug repellent spray. Sadly not one I cared for.
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11/07/2016
I absolutely love this fragrance. It took me from work, to an evening event that lasted all night! I had many compliments on it too! Thank you Scentbird!
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11/02/2016
I love this scent. It is warm, inviting, and sexy. This is a great fragrance for the Fall weather.
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10/29/2016
I had a love hate relationship with this perfume. It's strong and lasts all day however, it smells more like a room spray than a perfume. Definitely a spicy "fall" scent.
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10/25/2016
This took several days of wear for me to begin to enjoy the scent. It's bawdy, warm, fruity and good-humored. For me, Noel au Balcon shifts from an animalic note, evocative of used panties from a vending machine into the strange scent of licking the glue strip on a cellophane-windowed envelope at the post office. Spice and fruit notes drift in and out. To my nose, too scandalous for workplace wear but perfect for holiday parties or spritzing on a cold day when I'm struggling to keep my feet warm and I need a warm scent to psyche my body into shaking the chill. Can't imagine buying this again, but Noel au Balcon's mischievous nature will add excitement to the holiday season.
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10/23/2016
Literally just smells like orange cleaner. Got this in an ipsy bag and gave it away after trying it twice. Not a win for me.
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10/19/2016
I LOVE Etat Libre D'Orange's creative scents, and have tried many of them...but I don't love Noel au Balcon. Too much cinnamon on my skin. The sillage is a bit too much for my taste, and it's just not my style. I'll try it again at Christmas time; it does smell like mulled cider and all the cinnamon spiced goodies during the holidays. But this is not a favorite, sorry to say! On a positive note, I'm expecting Fat Electrician next month (same house), and I already know I LOVE that one! Still a huge fan of Etat Libre D'Orange! :)
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10/06/2016
The opening is brash. A yankee candle mixed with febreeze room freshener. But once you get through the initial 10 min you will be pleasantly surprised by a warm, sophisticated and very unique scent. Walking through the airport last week I have received numerous compliments. Apricot stands out to me as a detectable note in an elegant not cheap fruity-pre-teen kind of way. I do not get the 'noel' (Christmas) connection. The scent is applicable to all seasons.
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10/05/2016
Absolutely love this perfume last all day perfect for the Christmas holiday
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10/03/2016
Not bad, but not amazing. It's like sophisticated cabbage patch kid lol. Very adult, good for night time.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
10/02/2016
Very strong. Gave me a headache, lasted all day no matter how many times I tried to wash it away!!
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10/01/2016
I've worn this scent now for a week and I just don't care for it. It's too powdery and smells nothing like Christmas, which is a word that I have seen for this perfume in review. I even asked my husband and he says he can not detect the notes implied. Ah well, still loved the experience.
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10/01/2016
Very nice I love it thanks
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
09/23/2016
This scent does not smell like orange to me in any facet. I don't smell the cinnamon either. In fact, it doesn't smell like Christmas to me and I am a huge Christmas fan. It smells like the 1990's and all the scents going on at that time. I will go so far as to say this was a scent from the 90's and the name has been changed. And I would not consider this an every day scent. Not my favorite but let's see how I feel about it in 15 days.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
09/20/2016
What this scent lacks in complexity it makes up for in unadulterated sex appeal. It's spicy. It's sweet. It's orange. My boyfriend loves it.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
09/17/2016
Love
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
09/08/2016
one of the best perfumes i've ever smelled
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/31/2016
So in love with this scent...
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/29/2016
I absolutely love this scent!! It's long lasting and sexy without being overpowering!
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Reviews: 2
Upvotes: 2
Downvotes: 0
Products received: 8
Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/20/2016
This will be a great perfume for Fall. Spicy.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
08/12/2016
This is a very strong spicy scent. It is definitely a unisex scent, my boyfriend could get away with wearing it if he wanted to. You only need like 1 spritz and it lasts a while!Perfect for fall.
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08/01/2016
I received this perfume through Birchbox. So when I saw that Scentbird also had it, I immediately put it as my first pick. It's a little bit fruity, clean and fresh and has the right amount scent when sprayed. It's not overpowering and others comment that it's a pretty scent. I still have alot of the perfume left. A little goes a long way!!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
07/31/2016
This fragrance reminds me of the comfort of a cozy sweater whilst sitting in front of a crackling fireplace. It is warm, comfortable, and cozy mixed with the sweet and spicy of vanilla, cinnamon, and orange. Love it!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
07/31/2016
I feel the scent is for an older woman, nice but not for me, reminds me of Tresor
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
07/20/2016
I'm so in love with how this perfume smells! It's a worm spicy smell that makes you feel like it's fall. I would buy it again
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
07/15/2016
This one is such a warm, cozy fall/winter type of scent. It has a warm, honey-cinnamon, fruit type of scent that makes you think of baked goods. There's a little sweetness, but it's not overbearing.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
07/06/2016
This is masculine to me. Last good on. Can smell the orange its good going to try it on my hubby😊
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
07/04/2016
It was nice but a bit too musky for me
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
07/02/2016
I like it, but this is definitely a perfume for fall/winter. Smells to heavy and spicy for summer.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
07/01/2016
Not exactly something I would have picked up from the store, but I've really been enjoy the scent on me once it settles
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
06/25/2016
Generally a good scent. Workable with a hint of sexy. Has a wide likability it seems. Definitely wearable and refreshing.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
06/25/2016
Good overall daily wear for work and running around. Has just a hint of sexy without being overpowered. Has a wide variety of likability.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
06/02/2016
I liked it
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
05/28/2016
This has everything that I love in it, but unfortunately smelled too much like a strong Christmas candle rather than a wearable fragrance. Smells very much like the potpourri we scent our home with during the holidays, very strong, and not in a good way.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
04/28/2016
Okay scent. Not crazy about it.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
04/27/2016
This is a winter scent. One you can put a sweater on top of and when you take it off the scent comes alive as you start to un-layer by a fire place.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
04/16/2016
Above average but nothing to die for. A decent autumn /winter scent. Personally wouldn't purchase full bottle for my collection.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
04/11/2016
I have dived into a bowl of Christmas potpourri this is awful
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
04/02/2016
Really pretty scent, it has a warm, spicy, floral scent to it.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/21/2016
The name and description of this scent are hilarious (it essentially alludes to a large busted woman). Etat Libre D'Orange always have a clever (and sometimes disgusting) wit about them. This perfume is like a Christmas Can Can dancer - spicy, sweet, and sweaty - not BO sweaty, more like a feverous heat - like your skin warmed in the sunshine/spotlight/fire after a laborious activity. It's very spicy, slightly fruity, sweet, with a touch of soft musk. Similar to Kat Von D's Sinner. I intend to spray my décolletage, wear my sexiest bra, and see where the night takes me.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/14/2016
If you like the least amount of floral in your gourmands, this is not for you. The floral and honey (aka honey floral) is prevalent in the opening and sticks around, but I guess I notice it b/c floral is the underling I'm looking for here. If you liked L de Lolita Lempicka or Armani Code or Burberrry Brit, you won't like this.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/08/2016
Gingerbread, orange, vanilla... and the hottest, spiciest red chili pepper flakes ever, it burns your nose! Interesting but I wouldn't wear this haha! L de Lolita by Lolita Lempicka is exactly this, minus the chili.
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/06/2016
yummy, spicy, cinnamon, citrus and vanilla goodness!
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/03/2016
Love this
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Rated7on the scale of0to10
03/03/2016
I LOVE it so much. It's a must buy.
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