Category: Lalique

Lalique Encre Noire pour Elle, 2006

Perfumer Christine Nagel Encre Noire pour Elle plays with the low expectation of floral prettiness, giving you more bleach and backbone than cute smiles. If I were to give it a Sanchez/Turin-style two-word fly-by, it would be moonshine detergent. Categorically it’s a musky, woody floral—an enormous field.  In spite of the common pedigree, though, it’s clever.  As for notes,  the…