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something orangy


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#1 More than a Mother

Posted 04 February 2013 - 10:57 AM

I've had Clinique Happy, but it doesn't seem to smell very nice on me now. It smells really heavy.

I'm wanting something light to wear during the day.

#2 Treehogger

Posted 04 February 2013 - 11:19 AM

Simply by Clinique is light and lovely.

#3 TinyTeddys

Posted 04 February 2013 - 11:27 AM

My current favourite is Daisy by Marc Jacobs.

#4 Pull Up A Beanbag

Posted 04 February 2013 - 11:29 AM

I like the Body Shop oil perfumes.

I'm pretty sure they've got a few citrus ones

#5 andyk

Posted 04 February 2013 - 11:33 AM

I like Bright Crystal by Versace. Light, simple and reasonably priced.

#6 lozoodle

Posted 04 February 2013 - 11:36 AM

I love Euphoria by Calvin Klein

#7 Jax12

Posted 04 February 2013 - 11:42 AM

QUOTE (andyk @ 04/02/2013, 09:33 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I like Bright Crystal by Versace. Light, simple and reasonably priced.

I wub.gif this.  It's gorgeous - feminine, fresh and floral but not overpowering at all.  I get lots of compliments.  

Good luck - I spent an embarrassingly long time trying to choose a perfume in the store and ended up with a Jimmy Choo perfume that I hate.  My mum bought Bright Crystal just based on reviews online and it's stunning.

#8 loubee

Posted 04 February 2013 - 11:47 AM

Jo Malone, the orange blossom is divine. You'll need to go into DJ's Parth for this though.


#9 Especially*K*

Posted 04 February 2013 - 11:51 AM

[/size]Victor & Rolf  Flower Bomb   - I L O V E it!!! So so yummy!!! (but not so orangy)


I found it was a 'heavier' smell too so just do a little spritz and it lasts all day.


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#10 Gudrun

Posted 04 February 2013 - 11:58 AM

jardins de bagatelle by Guerlain

#11 SummerStar

Posted 04 February 2013 - 01:13 PM

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Edited by SummerStar, 08 February 2013 - 12:49 PM.


#12 Persnickety_

Posted 04 February 2013 - 01:34 PM

My very favourite perfume is Armani diamonds, it is gorgeous.  People have stopped me on the street to ask what I'm wearing.  It has top notes of lychee and raspberry.  http://www.fragrantica.com/perfume/Giorgio...monds-1292.html

My other favourite is Versace pour femme, it is light and floral with Guava notes. It's lovely http://www.fragrantica.com/perfume/Versace/Versace-1336.html

#13 Ashtonsmum

Posted 04 February 2013 - 01:40 PM

rose the one by D&G is my favourite at the moment.

Edited by Ashtonsmum, 04 February 2013 - 01:41 PM.


#14 Academic

Posted 04 February 2013 - 02:14 PM

My absolute favourite is Miller Harris Tangerine Vert, but it's a bit on the expensive side.

I'm currently coveting DKNY Be Delicious.

#15 niggles

Posted 04 February 2013 - 02:20 PM

QUOTE (Ashtonsmum @ 04/02/2013, 11:40 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
rose the one by D&G is my favourite at the moment.


This is mine at the moment too. It's a pretty 'simple' fragrance. Light without dissappearing in 5 minutes.


#16 MissKatieA

Posted 04 February 2013 - 02:32 PM

My all time favourite is Love In White by Creed. Very fresh & floral, with a citrus note. I wore it on my wedding day.

It's at the high end of the price range but you don't need to use much and it lasts. The whole Creed range is beautiful.  It's a Paris-based perfume house but DJs have recently started stocking it. Well worth the splurge!

#17 Georgie01

Posted 04 February 2013 - 03:16 PM

Oyedo by Diptyque is my favourite citrus scent - the mandarin scent is probably slightly stronger than the orange in it though. I love this scent, stays all day.

#18 zogee

Posted 05 February 2013 - 02:54 PM

Try Armani Code, that has orange blossom I think? I have it and its nice, but a tad heavy.

#19 ElevenYears

Posted 05 February 2013 - 03:24 PM

I second the Jo Malone if you want something orangey.  If you're near a big DJs, go in and smell the whole range, because some of them mix and match really well together to make a bit of a signature scent.

#20 Lifesnasty

Posted 05 February 2013 - 05:33 PM

Hugo Boss Orange is lovely
Details here

#21 raven74

Posted 05 February 2013 - 05:37 PM

Elizabeth Arden Greeen Tea Scent Spray.  Light, crisp and just lovely.

#22 littleboysmum

Posted 05 February 2013 - 05:40 PM

Naughty Alice by Vivienne Westwood. Just gorgeous.

#23 GreenEyedGirl

Posted 05 February 2013 - 05:46 PM

Hugo Boss Orange?
Not orange but its floral & fruity ... it is not overly flowery as I cannot wear perfumes that are...its just light and fresh and a lovely scent.
One of my favs for everyday wear
Which reminds me I have run out of it! must get more!

#24 Black Velvet

Posted 05 February 2013 - 06:07 PM

Flower by Kenzo.

#25 boysescakes

Posted 05 February 2013 - 06:14 PM

I also use Rose The One by d&g too.  Good for everyday wear.  Not too strong.




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