Au Pays de la Fleurs d’Oranger Tubéreuse Rosée Perfume Review

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Fotor0109190736“The tuberose, with her silvery light, That in the gardens of Malay Is call’d the Mistress of the Night, So like a bride, scented and bright; She comes out when the sun’s away.” from Lalla Rookh by Thomas Moore.

Where possible Tuberose is a starting point for me when exploring a new line of perfumes.  It is the note I am most familiar with and that I have the most appreciation for.  I am always interested in finding new and interesting interpretations of Tuberose fragrances that highlight a different facet to this beguiling floral note.

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When I first encountered Au Pays de la Fleurs d’Oranger’s Tubéreuse Rosée I wasn’t sure what to expect.  The name alone sounds like it has all the makings of a heavyweight boxing match between two of the biggest divas of the olfactory stratosphere.

 

 

 

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Au Pays de la Fleur d’Oranger Lavande Ombrée Perfume Review

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It was a happy accident brought about my own internet incompetence that I ended up making contact with Virginie Roux, Director of Au Pays de la Fleur d’Oranger, who very kindly sent me a sample pack of the perfumes on offer from this range.

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Spoilt for choice, I decided to try Lavande Ombrée, and I have to say that I have found myself pleasantly surprised by this spectacular shape shifter.

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