Posts tagged "perfume"

Would You Date A Guy Who … Wears Star Trek Cologne?

This May will see the release of the latest Star Trek movie, directed by JJ Abrams and starring Chris Pine, Erica Bana, and ... Winona Ryder? Since Star Trek-loving nerds still abound, and what with a whole new generation of Star Trek geeks waiting to happen, a bevy of Star Trek related merch will be…

By: Susannah Breslin / February 4, 2009

Sofia Coppola Makes Me Want To Soak Myself In Dior Perfume

Sofia Coppola's a busy lady these days. Not only has she been designing bags for Louis Vuitton, but Coppola also directed a commercial for Dior's Miss Dior Cherie fragrance. It has a jealousy inducing I'm-fabulous-and-live-in-Paris-in-the-'60s vibe to it. If this is the kind of life I'd live if I wore the perfume, I'll buy myself…

By: Catherine Strawn / January 9, 2009

The Frisky Gift Guide: Gifts For Your BFFs and BSFs

What would you do without your girl friends and sisters? If it weren't for them, you probably wouldn't know about threading as a form of hair removal, would never have received an invitation to Gilt Groupe, and would have to watch "The Notebook" DVD alone every time. You better get your girls some good stuff…

By: Catherine Strawn / December 1, 2008

Elizabeth Taylor’s 10 Greatest Films, Three Most Glamorous Perfume Commercials

Today, some sad news, if you consider The National Enquirer a reputable source. According to the tabloid, Elizabeth Taylor was put on life support and is in very grave condition. While our fingers are crossed that Liz pulls through (she's cheated death before!), we've pulled together a list of her films that you simply MUST…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 31, 2008

Scented Clothes, For People Who Forget To Put On Perfume (Or Deodorant)

My problem with wearing perfume may have been solved by scientists! Researchers in Portugal have developed a way to insert microcapsules into fabrics. While scent microcapsules are usually made from formaldehyde, which isn't exactly safe to have next to your skin, these scientists have developed a new, more environmentally friendly plastic out of limonene (found…

By: Catherine Strawn / July 1, 2008

How To Get Perfume To Stay

Even though I have tried to wear perfume (Coco Chanel once said, "A woman who doesn't wear perfume has no future."), scents seem to fall off my skin, and I have basically given up on smelling nice. Perfume blog The Fragrance Fanatic just posted some tips for making your perfume or eau de toilette stay…

By: Catherine Strawn / June 30, 2008

Girl Crush Alert! Audrey Tautou

I have loved Audrey Tautou ever since she put that spoon to her nose in Amelie. Now she is the face of Chanel No. 5 perfume, replacing Nicole Kidman. This ad is flipping hot. Any woman that is cool enough to pull off a suit and tie is sexy to me. But this begs the…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 12, 2008

Smells Like Expensive Teen Spirit

A new French perfume by Etat Libre d'Orange called Sécrétions Magnifiques smells just like what the name suggests it takes -- a combo of blood, sweat, and spit. [No tears? -- Editor] Although the scent alone is enough to trigger your gag reflex, the $150 price tag will probably do that too. The perfume ha…

By: Simcha / February 28, 2008
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