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help me find a new perfume (fresh and green)

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chocbacktochoc Mon 13-Jul-15 09:35:58

have been using channel cristalle eau vert for a long time and would like something new.

I like fresh/green scents. maybe a bit more of a floral note than the cristalle eau vert.

the perfume section overwhelmes me. which ones are worth trying?

hellsbellsmelons Mon 13-Jul-15 15:59:26

I went way off piste this time and have Nina Ricci and it's really nice.
I'm usually a Bvlgari girl but wanted a change.
it's read and the bottle is apple shaped.
That's all I know.

MrSlant Mon 13-Jul-15 16:04:04

[http://nose.fr nose]] Say what you like, get samples and a code for money off once chosen. Addictive.

If you find a scent you like you can always find out a good dupe for it.

BorisJohnsonsHair Mon 13-Jul-15 16:18:21

I'm using Burberry Weekend at the moment ... for men. It's quite lemony but very fresh and light.

yazzy85 Mon 13-Jul-15 16:33:21

Chanel Chance Eau Fraiche, Dolce by Dolce and Gabanna - both very fresh and green. Marc Jacobs Daisy is green but a bit of sweetness in the scent too.

MountainDweller Mon 13-Jul-15 16:51:09

Hermes Un jardin sur le nil... my summer fave, very green!

mowglik Mon 13-Jul-15 16:57:09

Chanel eau fraiche, bulgare eau parfumee au the vert,

kavv0809 Mon 13-Jul-15 17:56:55

Elizabeth Arden Green Tea is nice and fresh

MairzyDoats Mon 13-Jul-15 17:59:28

Bulgari the vert is lovely, very fresh.

chocbacktochoc Mon 13-Jul-15 18:09:01

thanks - made a list and will have a sniff around next time I am out.

downgraded Mon 13-Jul-15 18:35:52

Ooh me me me!

I love green, fresh scents. Currently I'm into tea based perfumes.

I love Maison Martin Margiela Green Tea Escape, also Untitled Eau, Francis Kurkidjan Acqua Universalis.

For a more floral scent try Creed Acqua Fiorentina, Penhaligon's Artemisia or Ellenisia, or Etro Viccolo Fiori.

I have Elizabeth Arden Green Tea but it's quite sharp and ozone-y.

I really want Atkinson's Posh on the Green.

Have a look at the reviews on Fragrantia.com

CointreauVersial Mon 13-Jul-15 18:58:06

Clinique Calyx. I'm wearing it today, in fact.

MrsSkinnyLegs Mon 13-Jul-15 19:17:17

My verdant favourites are Sisley's nettly Eau de Campagne, Dipthyqu's torn ivy Eau de Lierre and Chloe's rosy green Eau Fraîche by Chloe.

Gingefringe Mon 13-Jul-15 19:55:13

I have also worn Cristalle Eau Vert for a few years but this summer invested in some Tom Ford Mandarino Di Amalfi which is delicious (duty free!!)

ForSaleChesterDraws Mon 13-Jul-15 19:59:49

How about the Cristalle EDP or EDT? Or Ô de Lancôme!

passthewineplz Mon 13-Jul-15 20:05:17

Jo Malone Earl Grey & Cucumber Cologne

hollyisalovelyname Mon 13-Jul-15 20:17:39

L'Occitane Citrus Verbena
Annick Goutal Eau d'Hadrien
Annick Goutal Ninfeo Mio
Aqua di Palma

MissBattleaxe Mon 13-Jul-15 20:20:51

Issey Miyake A Scent is gorgeously green and fresh. I get regular compliments when I wear it and its not very expensive. (NB not to be confused with L'Eau D'Issey which is totally different).

tatumsfunkychicken Mon 13-Jul-15 20:21:47

Burberry baby touch. I can't recommend it highly enough. I'm not sure it's in shops any more, I order it online. It is honestly just delightful. Not strong or overwhelming, very subtle with verbena and a touch of jasmine. It's beautiful. Very green and fresh.

NanTheWiser Mon 13-Jul-15 22:03:26

Miss Dior Blooming Bouquet is a lovely light floral, not too sweet, or Clarin's Eau des Jardins is light and fresh too - both my summer favourites.

7to25 Tue 14-Jul-15 23:57:43

This year I have changed my summer perfume from Chanel Cristalle Eau Vert to Trussardi Donna.

Etak15 Wed 15-Jul-15 00:01:48

Dkny is fresh and summery, and it's a bit old school but I'm loving tommy girl at the moment and cool waters!!

xmaslisa Wed 15-Jul-15 00:09:31

Chanel chance eau fraiche
Flowerbomb Viktor & Rolf
Clarins eau de jardins

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