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Up for grabs: Atelier Cologne Ecrin Absolu

Atelier Cologne Ecrin Absolu

What is it: an Ecrin Absolu gift box from Atelier Cologne, including a 200 ml fragrance, a 30 ml travel spray fragrance and a personalized leather case for the travel spray.

How do I get it: For a chance to win, leave a comment below. Check the choices for the Ecrin Absolu sets on the Atelier Cologne website, and tell us a) what 200 ml fragrance you’d like and b) what 30 ml fragrance you’d like and c) what color leather case you’d like. (Don’t worry about the engraving until you win!)

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Atelier Cologne Blanche Immortelle ~ fragrance review

Helichrysum prostratum

The East Coast has remained relatively (and uncharacteristically) cool and fresh this summer; out west, we’ve simmered and sweated (even in Seattle). Though I’ve done plenty of complaining about the heat, it’s been fun to experience a real summer for the first time in a … decade? I’ve been dousing myself with sunscreens, Eaux de Cologne, and perfumes with lots of jasmine, coconut and tropical flowers in them (beach-y things). Into this hot-weather perfume extravaganza, came a sample of Atelier Cologne Blanche Immortelle1 — an autumn scent.

Blanche Immortelle is part of Atelier Cologne’s Collection Métal which also includes Gold Leather, Silver Iris and Santal Carmin. When I first received my sample and dabbed an arm with Blanche Immortelle, I was not impressed; and I even told Robin here at NST that it was a nonentity and I would not be reviewing it. Weeeeeeell, I realized yesterday I got my samples mixed up; the nonentity is By Kilian Vodka on the Rocks. When I put a real application of Blanche Immortelle on my skin, I was much happier…

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