Author Archives: dkchocoman

About dkchocoman

Just a regular guy that loves fragrances

Fragrance Review Chanel No. 5: The epitome of elegance and sophistication

One sniff of Chanel No 5¬† extrait and you are instantly transported back in time where¬† flapper girls with bob styled hair and dropped waisted dresses danced the Clarleston in smoked filled dance halls. It was also a time where … Continue reading

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Perfume Giveaway

Hello Fragrance Lovers!! Today up for grabs is a 100 ml bottle of White Musk Sport Pour Homme edt. I have tried this scent for a while now and its just not my thing. I loved the original, but this … Continue reading

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Encre Noire Pour Homme Fragrance Review: Dark & Lovely

Vetiver is one of those perfume ingredients that I am naturally drawn to for some reason. I especially love the dark, earthy and vegetal aspects of the plant that are emphasized in fragrances. Don’t get me wrong, I do like … Continue reading

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Fragrance Review: Cepes & Tuberose by Aftelier Perfumes: A Grounded and Lovely Tuberose

Cepes & Tuberose Review Perfumer: Mandy Aftel Year: 2006 Top: bois de rose Middle: tuberose, Moroccan rose. Base: cepes absolute, benzoin Oh Tuberose, Oh Tuberose. How much do I love thee? Tuberose is a hard note to like, not to … Continue reading

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Anniversary Winner Is…….

And the winner of the e-gift certificate is…. (DRUM ROLL PLEASE)…….. Meganinstmaxine Megan, please contact me using the contact form by February 10, 2014 9 pm MST with your choice of prize (online fragrance/decant store you want your gift certificate … Continue reading

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Fragrance Review: Creed Green Irish Tweed- Distinguished Gentleman

If there is one fragrance that epitomizes the well dressed man, it would be none other than the notorious Green Irish Tweed from Creed. It has stood the test of time and has always remained at the top of its … Continue reading

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In The Nose Turns One- Anniversary & Giveaway!! Winner

One year ago today (give or take 5 days since I’ll be travelling during that time and unable to post) I started on my quest to seek out fragrances and explore the olfactory realm of designer and niche. Encountering things … Continue reading

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