Designers » T-Z » Oriental « Groups

Opium Eau D'ete Summer Fragrance Yves Saint Laurent for women

Opium Eau D'ete Summer Fragrance Yves Saint Laurent for women
I have it
I had it
I want it
love
like
dislike
winter
spring
summer
fall
day
night
Total people voted: 45
female 25- 25+
male 25- 25+

I have it: 30 I had it: 18 I want it: 49

main accords
citrus
balsamic
warm spicy
patchouli
vanilla
sweet

Opium Eau D'ete Summer Fragrance by Yves Saint Laurent is a Oriental fragrance for women. Opium Eau D'ete Summer Fragrance was launched in 2002. Top notes are bergamot, orange and mandarin orange; middle notes are carnation, jasmine and patchouli; base notes are vanille and myrhh.

Perfume rating: 3.88 out of 5 with 45 votes.

Perfume Pyramid

Top Notes
Bergamot Orange Mandarin Orange

Middle Notes
Carnation Jasmine Patchouli

Base Notes
Vanille Myrhh

Main Notes According to Your Votes

Loading...

Longevity

drag slider to vote

User votes
poor 1
 
weak 0
 
moderate 2
 
long lasting 4
 
very long lasting 4
 

Sillage

drag slider to vote

User votes
soft 2
 
moderate 3
 
heavy 1
 
enormous 2
 

This perfume reminds me of  
Opium Collector's Edition 2014
11 no yes
Opium
3 no yes
Opium
2 no yes
Opium Eau D'ete Summer Fragrance 2003
2 no yes
Opium Eau D'ete Summer Fragrance 2004
2 no yes

Opium Eau D'ete Summer Fragrance Fragrance Reviews

SuzanneS
SuzanneS

Opium D'ete 3.3 Edt White Cap version

Its opening is similar to the original edt minus the heavy spicy incense. So what starts is the fresh mandarin and citrus notes to keep it light for summer. The carnation is the workhorse here giving it its spicy opium feeling and body from the patch. The jasmine adds its traditional feel. The Myrrh and the vanilla also add a lighter touch in the drydown but still pretty substantial.

I really like this as its a faithful rendition to the classic EDT, has the hallmarks of the original that makes Opium great but lighter, and fresher.

Why couldnt they have reformulated the current version to this to match the "current times" ? Mystery to me. But worth a pick up for the summer months for all the Oriental lovers if you can score a great price. This is the daughter of the original, no doubt about it. Longevity isnt as strong as the original but what is? I like it!

May
12
2016
Sissi
Sissi

This is a delicate more lighter sister
of the original Opium with it's pepper
notes incense benzoin Opopponox bitter
balsem woods and coriander. this version
can be worn anytime then the original.
the opening has the same scent as the
predacessor but it's silage does'nt last long like the first one and it fades very quickly on my skin. maybe because of my chemistry or it a vital sample. but netherless i prefer the originial.

Apr
18
2010
Doc Elly
Doc Elly

This Opium flanker is one that I got in a trade with another Fragrantican, thinking it was something else. It starts out with a blast of synthetic and generic drugstore-perfume smelling notes, but once these go away it’s a light, pleasant, citrusy scent with a hint of soap, spice and caramel. I suppose the spice comes from the carnation accord and the caramel from a dairy-heavy jasmine accord plus vanilla. Pretty soon the creamy jasmine takes over, but in a well-behaved way. I don’t detect the “burning firewood” note mentioned by other reviewers. To me, it’s mostly a soft jasmine. It has lots of sillage, maybe because I sprayed it instead of doing my usual dab from the bottle. It lasts a few hours, then gradually tapers off. I like it much better than I expected to, but it probably won’t become one of my regulars since there are other jasmines that I like better.

Mar
28
2010
nyoka
nyoka

i luv this smoldering firey mini blast of spice.lighter than the original almost like a totally different parfume.all ages can enjoy and,float away on its beautiful wings

Feb
26
2010
dioradddict
dioradddict

i could smell the burning aromatic firewood too, it´s so warm and delicious! it ´s a pitty i had too take my YSL miniature kit back to the store because one of them was damaged (baby doll)...now they don´t have it anymore and i wonder if i take Cinemà in its place...

Nov
19
2008
dioradddict
dioradddict

i have the brown one. powdery top notes, very similar to the traditional one. But then it becomes spicy and really lovely... reminds me of roberto cavalli oro...easy wearable on summer as you don´t need to wait hours, as Malegria guest said, but i think it´s not so much long lasting too...but for summer it´s perfect Opium version!

Nov
17
2008
Malegria
Malegria

I found my Opium, finally! Not as expensive and selective as pure perfume, and not as heavy as Opium EDT, it reminds me of the base notes of regular Opium.It is so convenient - I don`t have to wait for hours anymore...It is more lemony, more fresh and oh so lovely. On my skin it smells like burning aromatic firewood - warm and smokey. I never thought it is possible to achieve this scent in perfume.

Oct
23
2008
Nuppu
Nuppu

Easy to wear Opium. My Opium D'ete bottle is brown, is there two different D'etes?

Jul
26
2008

Add Your Review

Become a member of this online perfume community and you will be able to add your own reviews.

Sponsored offers:

This page contains information, reviews, perfume notes, pictures, new ads, vintage posters and videos about Yves Saint Laurent Opium Eau D'ete Summer Fragrance fragrance but we do not warrant the accuracy of information. Trademarks and logos belong to respected companies and manufacturers and are used solely to identify products and companies. If you have more information about Yves Saint Laurent Opium Eau D'ete Summer Fragrance, you can expand it by adding a personal perfume review. Fragrantica has a unique user-driven classification system and you may classify Opium Eau D'ete Summer Fragrance by Yves Saint Laurent. Click on the appropriate options on the fragrance classification form below the perfume picture. Also, you can find links to 3rd party websites/Internet stores, but Fragrantica has no access or control over those websites. We do not make guarantees nor accept responsibility for what you might find as a result of these links, or for any future consequences including but not limited to money loss. User reviews of Opium Eau D'ete Summer Fragrance by Yves Saint Laurent represent the views of the credited authors alone and do not reflect Fragrantica's views.

People who like this also like
Yves Saint Laurent Opium Estée Lauder Sensuous Narciso Rodriguez Narciso Rodriguez For Her Guerlain Samsara Eau de Parfum Prada Infusion d'Iris Estée Lauder Sensuous Noir Donna Karan Black Cashmere Christian Dior Midnight Poison Yves Saint Laurent Paris Hermes Eau des Merveilles Guerlain L'Instant de Guerlain Yves Saint Laurent Elle Christian Dior Poison Guerlain L'Heure Bleue John Galliano John Galliano Dolce&Gabbana Sicily Chanel Coco Eau de Parfum Bvlgari Jasmin Noir Christian Dior Dune Gres Cabaret

Popular brands and perfumes: