Posts tagged Mont Blanc
Fragrance Review - Mont Blanc Legend Spirit

This is my second Mont Blanc fragrance review, and I've seen this one get quite a few good reviews, so I thought I'd try out Mont Blanc Legend Spirit. This is a 2016 flanker to the original Mont Blanc Legend released in 2011.

Obviously a blind buy from Amazon, so I got a smaller bottle, just in case it wasn't for me. According to Mont Blanc, Legend Spirit is an unpretentious versatile scent.

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Fragrance Review - Mont Blanc ‘Individuel’

Originally launched in 2003, Mont Blanc ‘Individuel’ is often compared to Creed’s Original Santal, despite that coming out a few years later. I’ve never smelled Original Santal, so can’t comment on that, but what I can tell you about is what I think of Individuel.

This was a complete blind buy from Amazon due to seeing it discounted massively. I love the Mont Blanc brand, and long for one of their fountain pens, even though I rarely do any kind of long form handwriting these days!

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Hand crafted

Maybe it's a sign that I'm getting old, but lately I've been trying to work out ways of using technology less. I know that probably sounds odd, especially as you're reading this on the internet, using some sort of computer, smart phone or tablet, but it's true. When I was growing up in the 80's, everything was about the future. We had the Space Shuttle, Star Wars, Back to the Future, and the dawn of the computer game era. Back then, and indeed much into my teens and twenties, I've always been into the new thing. I've got no end of Apple products, I have a smart tv, and blu-ray. Everything you'd expect to find in a 'man pad'. But as much as I love some of the things we have available to us today, I do feel that things are getting a bit too much, to the detriment of our nature as human brings and individuals.

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