Bunch o’ limited edition collector bottles (& some other stuff) 2014, part 19

More limited edition collector fragrance bottles, with the usual disclaimers: in most of these cases, the juice is unchanged, just the bottle is “special” (or not, as the case may be), and some of these may not be available in the US. Today’s post includes special editions from Armani, Victoria’s Secret, Jean Paul Gaultier and Repetto; plus new packaging for Juniper Ridge and Carven Vétiver; and a new travel size from Tocca.

Armani Sì White Edition

From Armani, Sì in white: “This holiday season, experience Sì the White Edition. This limited-edition bottle embodies the same Eau de Parfum fragrance as the classic…”

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Fragrance gifts for Mother’s Day 2014, part 1

Mother’s Day is coming up on Sunday, 11 May. Here are a few early gift ideas for anyone who wants to get a head start on their shopping…

Mary Greenwell, Plum solid perfume

From Mary Greenwell, a solid perfume in the Plum fragrance: “Mary Greenwell’s quintessentially English PLUM fragrance was created in collaboration with fourth generation perfumer and master of fragrance François Robert. A fresh, warm scent – fruity top notes of plum, blackcurrant, peach and lemon blend elegantly with a feminine floral heart of gardenia, tuberose, rose and jasmine and musky base notes of sandalwood and patchouli.” 3 gms for $120 at Net-a-porter

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