Cuir de Russie

CHANEL

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3.8

80 reviews

55%
would repurchase
4.2/5
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2.0
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11 years ago

I tried it yesterday and all i could think of while sniffing my wrist was " i'm wearing a leather jacket in the zoo holding a cigarette" (meaning i smell of animal poo and hey), luckily this time,...

About reviewer (139 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Fair, Neutral

HairBlond, Wavy, Medium

EyesGreen



5.0
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11 years ago

After falling head over heels in love with Bois de Iles, I had to explore the Exclusifs line further. I found that Cuir de Russie has many of same qualities. They both make you feel enveloped in...

About reviewer (113 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Fair, Not Sure

HairBlond, Curly, Medium

EyesGreen


4.0
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11 years ago

A number of years ago, a friend sent me a decant of some very vintage Cuir de Russie. One drop instantaneously called to mind what the interior of a brand-new, Jazz Age Bugatti must have smelled...

About reviewer (189 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinOther, Other

HairOther

EyesOther


5.0
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11 years ago

My first exposure to Chanel's Cuir de Russie occurred in 1958, or thereabouts, when a woman whose child I babysat for gave me a whiff from her tiny bottle of the parfum. Even then, as a teenager,...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age56 & Over

SkinNormal, Fair

HairBlond

EyesHazel


5.0
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12 years ago

On my search for my favourite perfume, I have bought hundreds of bottles over the years. Many times I find something and fall for it, only to get bored, or find the quality lacking after prolonged...

About reviewer (24 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinNormal, Fair, Not Sure

HairBrown, Other, Other

EyesBlue


2.0
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12 years ago

To be fair, I am not a fan of leather in fragrances. I'm not sure why I would want to smell like my favorite coat. But I love almost anything Chanel, so I wanted to try this. I will say that for...

About reviewer (125 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinVery Oily, Other

HairBrunette

EyesOther


5.0
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12 years ago

I never want to be without this. It is elegant and sophisticated; rich and complex. On my skin the scent goes through many phases and all of them are lovely. First it is an empty box that used...

About reviewer (5 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinOther

HairOther

EyesOther


4.0
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12 years ago

A good no nonsense leather centered scent. But then I bought a vintage mint bottle from the 1930's....another animal entirely. The vintage is dark and dusky leather with a hint of vanilla and...

About reviewer (10 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinOther

HairOther

EyesOther


3.0
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12 years ago

First off, this review is for the EDT. I saved this one for last, having left it behind on my forays to the Chanel boutique to sniff the exclusives. I am an unabashed chypre girl, but next to a...

About reviewer (197 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Not Sure

HairBrunette, Other, Other

EyesBrown


5.0
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12 years ago

Chanel's Cuir de Russie, composed by the legendary Ernst Beaux, is an absolute masterpiece, and one of my absolute favourite fragrances. The leather of its name is given an air of luxury through...

About reviewer (14 reviews)

Age

SkinOther, Other, Not Sure

HairOther, Other, Other

EyesOther



2.0
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11 years ago

I tried it yesterday and all i could think of while sniffing my wrist was " i'm wearing a leather jacket in the zoo holding a cigarette" (meaning i smell of animal poo and hey), luckily this time,...

About reviewer (139 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Fair, Neutral

HairBlond, Wavy, Medium

EyesGreen



5.0
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11 years ago

After falling head over heels in love with Bois de Iles, I had to explore the Exclusifs line further. I found that Cuir de Russie has many of same qualities. They both make you feel enveloped in...

About reviewer (113 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Fair, Not Sure

HairBlond, Curly, Medium

EyesGreen


4.0
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11 years ago

A number of years ago, a friend sent me a decant of some very vintage Cuir de Russie. One drop instantaneously called to mind what the interior of a brand-new, Jazz Age Bugatti must have smelled...

About reviewer (189 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinOther, Other

HairOther

EyesOther


5.0
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11 years ago

My first exposure to Chanel's Cuir de Russie occurred in 1958, or thereabouts, when a woman whose child I babysat for gave me a whiff from her tiny bottle of the parfum. Even then, as a teenager,...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age56 & Over

SkinNormal, Fair

HairBlond

EyesHazel


5.0
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12 years ago

On my search for my favourite perfume, I have bought hundreds of bottles over the years. Many times I find something and fall for it, only to get bored, or find the quality lacking after prolonged...

About reviewer (24 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinNormal, Fair, Not Sure

HairBrown, Other, Other

EyesBlue




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