As I write this, I’ve got the candle above flickering and even though the sun hasn’t set yet, there’s nothing like burning a fragrant candle just for your house to smell like divine goodness! Usually I’ll buy cheap candles and … Continue reading →
Jasmine is one of my all time favourite scents. The smell of jasmine brings me back to Egypt; when you’re walking in the streets you’ll smell it everywhere as there’s jasmine sprouting from almost every garden! Anything containing jasmine must be mine … Continue reading →
IF YOU COULD CREATE YOUR OWN PERFUME, WHAT WOULD IT SMELL LIKE AND WHAT WOULD THE BOTTLE LOOK LIKE? I thrive off ideas, I have a tonne of ideas I’d like to inshallah turn into a reality and who knows, … Continue reading →
As I wrote in my previous post, I tend to go for deep scents. They’re so complex and have the coolest notes to them. Gucci by Gucci is a scent that I love right now. It’s top notes are Guava and Pear, the middle note is Tiare and the base notes are Patchouli, Musk and Honey. The base notes are what matter the most as they last longer so the three of them together blend well to create this sweet yet musky scent.
I do like girlier scents though. I struggled hard between CK One Summer, Kenzo Summer and DKNY Be Delicious when we entered summer. In the end, I picked Be Delicious, the girliest of the three.
What type of scents do you go for when buying a perfume? Sweet, fruity, musky, floral or masculine? Tell me!