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So this is the first ever Miu Miu Fragrance and as you’d expect from the brand, the bottle is such a beauty! We are talking pretty yet quirky, and girly yet strong plus all the things we have come to love from Miu Miu.
I genuinely had no idea what to expect from a fragrance by Miu Miu. I know what I wasn’t expecting. I didn’t think it would be sweet …and it’s not. There’s nothing sweet and sugary about it. For me, it is spicy yet soft, very green and fresh, with Lily of the Valley beating all the way through it. If you like warm, peppery fragrances like Jo Malone Pomegranate Noir, then this could be one for a more floral rather than fruity alternative.
Miu Miu Fragrance Notes
- Top notes: Lily of the Valley
- Heart notes: Jasmine Rose Absolute, synthetic green notes
- Base notes: Akigalawood, an extract of patchouli
I am absolutely loving the earthiness that the patchouli brings and it works really harmoniously against the white floral notes. It’s a really feminine scent with a contemporary, edgy feel.
And the bottle! Have I mentioned the bottle yet? It is so pretty. I love the way it features the iconic Miu Miu leather gathering and the mint-green shades works so beautifully with the red perspex cap that is reminiscent of an old fashioned perfume dabber.
Miu Miu Fragrance Personalisation
You may have spotted that my lid is personalised, which makes me love this bottle even more! If this does it for you too, or you’re looking for a special gift then you can take advantage of the personalised engraving service exclusively at House of Fraser Oxford Street, so you can get your initial engraved onto the cap of the bottle. Here are the times:
- 3rd-5th September 2015 – 4-8pm
- 10th-12th September 2015 – 4-8pm
- 18th– 22nd September 2015 – 4-8pm
The Miu Miu Fragrance is £48 for 30ml, £66 for 50ml and £92 for 100ml. You can find it online at Harrods now.
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