54%
would repurchase
4.3/5
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Reviews


3.0
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2 years ago

Serge Lutens and Christopher Sheldrake chose not to gild the lily, or in this case the patchouli, in composing Borneo 1834. Instead of a heavy, sweet, gourmand fragrance, which the house certainly...

About reviewer (113 reviews)

Age56 & Over

SkinOther, Other, Not Sure

HairOther, Other, Other

EyesOther



4.0
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3 years ago

I get liquorice, camphor and raisins for the first ten minutes. Heart is patchouli, bitter cocoa, cardamom and wood. This is simply gorgeous. The comparisons with Angel are understandable due to...

About reviewer (37 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinNormal, Medium, Warm

HairBlond, Straight, Medium

EyesBlue


3.0
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7 years ago

Patchouli and chocolate, but not sweet chocolate. Bitter, dark chocolate. Wet earth, leaves, ancient trees in a dark forest. All these come to mind with Borneo. This is not for the faint...

About reviewer (1232 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium

HairBrown

EyesBlue


5.0
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9 years ago

Borneo is a patchouli masterpiece. It is as if Angel traded in her glitter lip gloss and clear platform heels for a deep burgundy lipstick and velvet smoking slippers. It is a smooth, dark,...

About reviewer (85 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinDry, Fair, Not Sure

HairBrunette, Other, Other

EyesBrown


5.0
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9 years ago

Here's a link to a great review of the EDP. I dont think I could put it any better. http://www.theblackthornorphans.com/

About reviewer (6 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Fair

HairRed

EyesGreen


2.0
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10 years ago

I was hoping to get more cocoa and amber from this, but I only get a hint of cocoa for the first 30 seconds on my skin, and then this quickly settles into all patchouli all the time. It's a sweet,...

About reviewer (268 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinOther, Fair, Not Sure

HairBrown, Straight, Fine

EyesGreen


3.0
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11 years ago

smells uncannily similar to davidoff zino.

About reviewer (766 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium

HairRed

EyesHazel


4.0
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12 years ago

Notes: patchouli, white flowers, cardamom, galbanum, french labdanum and cacao. The first blast is dark chocolate and patchouli, as if I was smelling an exotic dark chocolate bar. On me the...

About reviewer (308 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairBlond, Wavy, Medium

EyesBlue


5.0
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12 years ago

i love it forever. it smells like dank colonial oppression - what dark desires. chocolate, tobacco, patchouli, and teak - perfect.

About reviewer (42 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinDry, Other, Warm

HairBlack, Curly, Medium

EyesBrown


1.0
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12 years ago

This is a huge patchouli blast! I understand patchouli leaves were used to keep away moths - this could clear a county of moths! And the chocolate note does not work for me either, it is too stale...

About reviewer (31 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinCombination, Fair, Neutral

HairSilver, Other, Other

EyesBrown



3.0
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2 years ago

Serge Lutens and Christopher Sheldrake chose not to gild the lily, or in this case the patchouli, in composing Borneo 1834. Instead of a heavy, sweet, gourmand fragrance, which the house certainly...

About reviewer (113 reviews)

Age56 & Over

SkinOther, Other, Not Sure

HairOther, Other, Other

EyesOther



4.0
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3 years ago

I get liquorice, camphor and raisins for the first ten minutes. Heart is patchouli, bitter cocoa, cardamom and wood. This is simply gorgeous. The comparisons with Angel are understandable due to...

About reviewer (37 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinNormal, Medium, Warm

HairBlond, Straight, Medium

EyesBlue


3.0
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7 years ago

Patchouli and chocolate, but not sweet chocolate. Bitter, dark chocolate. Wet earth, leaves, ancient trees in a dark forest. All these come to mind with Borneo. This is not for the faint...

About reviewer (1232 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium

HairBrown

EyesBlue


5.0
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9 years ago

Borneo is a patchouli masterpiece. It is as if Angel traded in her glitter lip gloss and clear platform heels for a deep burgundy lipstick and velvet smoking slippers. It is a smooth, dark,...

About reviewer (85 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinDry, Fair, Not Sure

HairBrunette, Other, Other

EyesBrown


5.0
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9 years ago

Here's a link to a great review of the EDP. I dont think I could put it any better. http://www.theblackthornorphans.com/

About reviewer (6 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Fair

HairRed

EyesGreen