Choices, choices…

Sometimes the fact that I smell so many perfumes and have ideas of them in my head is very frustrating

Tomorrow I’m going to a friend’s wedding and for the past week I’ve been thinking about what perfume to wear.
I finally decided to go with lush white flowers and thought I might choose Carnal Flower and wanted to try it on before deciding, only to find out after a 2 day search that:
1) I either misplaced it so thouroughly that I won’t be able to find it until tomorrow
2) or I remembered wrongly and don’t have it at all and the image in my mind is of sth else.

Both options are equally possible I’m afraid. πŸ™‚

So, now I’m back to deciding what to wear.

I was thinking possibly FdO by SL but that might prove too much for people around me. I’m guessing it will be a tuberose but that still doesn’t narrow it down. My first choice though is Vamp a NY because it’s flirty and happy and I believe enjoyable all around.

But I’m also considering Cruel Gardenia, any of the Histoires de Parfums Tuberose trio, A la Nuit, Tubereuse Criminelle and I’m open to all suggestions.

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6 thoughts on “Choices, choices…

  1. flavourfanatic May 6, 2011 at 14:06 Reply

    If it was me, I'd go for Robert Piguets Fracas. Both fun and classy at the same time, smelling of tuberose, peaches, orange flowers and more. I tried it at a department store earlier this week and I'm just crazy about it! A wedding would be the perfect reason to score a bottle πŸ™‚

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  2. Michael May 6, 2011 at 15:14 Reply

    Ines, what about Serge Luten's Fleurs de Citronnier instead of Fleur D'Oranger? I find it a little less forceful, but still full of character and perfect for a spring wedding.

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  3. olfactoriastravels.com May 6, 2011 at 18:36 Reply

    I know this dilemma! I have a wedding to go to in two weeks and am already thinking about my perfume. πŸ™‚ You could think about Estee Lauder Tuberose Gardenia or Casta Diva… but I think Vamp is a great choice!

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  4. Ines May 7, 2011 at 11:35 Reply

    Thanks flavourfanatic. πŸ™‚ I'll try and find my sample and see if it will work (I still have time). πŸ™‚

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  5. Ines May 7, 2011 at 11:36 Reply

    Michael, that sounds like a great choice. πŸ™‚ the problem is I neither have Fleurs de Citronnier and am not familiar with the smell (sometimes, I really lack the knowledge most perfumistas seem to have). πŸ™‚

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  6. Ines May 7, 2011 at 11:46 Reply

    Thanks Birgit, Casta Diva is a good choice (I'm not familiar with Tuberose Gardenia though). Btw, you know what just happened a minute ago? I was looking for Fracas and came up with Carnal Flower. πŸ˜€ Now I definitely don't know what I'll wear. I'll choose randomly I believe before going out. πŸ™‚

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