Ursula

Brand: Haus of Gloi

Scent Description: Chocolate covered patchouli, dark sandalwood, oakmoss, and blackened resins.

Ursula K. Le Guin – Ursula K. Le Guin, one of Oregon’s preeminent writers, was born Ursula Kroeber in 1929 in Berkeley, California, the youngest and only girl in a family of four children. Her parents were Alfred Kroeber, a prominent and influential American anthropologist, and the writer Theodora Kroeber, widely known for her accounts of Ishi, the last member of the Yahi tribe in California. 

3 thoughts on “Ursula”

  1. Ugh this is gorgeous. Dark, mysterious. The patchouli is the most prominent note, liberally dusted with unsweetened cocoa powder. The resins add a touch of sweetness but not enough that this could be confused for a gourmand. It has a strong earth magic feeling to it.

  2. This is a very “dark” scent. It is deep and rich. I mostly smell the patchouli with an underlying dark bitter chocolate. I would not say this is a sweet scent at all. I am not a huge patchouli fan, I only like it in certain scents and this one is just a bit too patchouli heavy for me. My mother who adores patchouli absolutely loves this one though!

  3. I love this perfume! All of the notes go together so well. It kind of smells like a candy made of dark chocolate with a raspberry filling, with an ever-present, cozy base note of patchouli. Sometimes I smell raspberry filling, but today I’m wearing it and I smell warm raw honey instead. Either way, it’s so great. It’s not too heavy or musky, but it’s still mature enough.

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