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Quite a slew of awesome new fragrance samples are available right now via the following magazines:

MARIE CLAIRE October 2008
Mariah Carey’s Luscious Pink
Prada Milano Infusion d’Iris
Coach Legacy

COSMO GIRL October 2008
Harajuku Lovers Fragrances
Christina Aguilera Inspire
Jean Paul Gaultier Madame

GLAMOUR October 2008
Mariah Carey’s Luscious Pink
Donna Karan Cashmere Mist
Calvin Klein Secret Obsession
Absolutely Irresistible Givenchy
UR for Women (Limited Edition) by Usher
Burberry The Beat

Please feel free to let us know any that we have missed, in any other magazines on newsstands now!

BONUS! – Visit the Harajuku Lovers website and submit your name and address so that you can receive free Harajuku Lovers samples in the mail!

Harajuku Lovers Perfume by Gwen Stefani – Coming Soon

As reported from,

Coming in September 2008, Harajuku Lovers perfume by Gwen Stefani! Five scents will be released in this line, all available in two sizes (10 mL and 30 mL) and in solid perfume form (as a set of all five). Each fragrance is molded after Gwen’s four real-life Harajuku girls (Love, [Lil’] Angel, Music, and Baby). The fifth scent shall represent their leader, “G.”

Gwen & her Harajuku Girls

Gwen & her Harajuku Girls

The bottles are two-piece “dolls” that are molded according to their real life Harajuku counterpart, making displaying these on your vanity counter that much more fun.

Harajuku Lovers Perfume

Harajuku Lovers Perfume

Below is what you can expect out of each of these scents:

Love — a floral with notes of bergamot, pomelo (citrus, a little like grapefruit), peach, rose, jasmine, orchid and musk

Lil’ Angel — a fruity floral with with notes of different berries (raspberry, cranberry, blackberry), pineapple, rose and amber

Music — a floral with notes of clementine, pear, jasmine, sweet pea, honeysuckle, vanilla and musk

Baby — a powder musk with freesia, bergamot, rose, jasmine, musk, heliotrope, vanilla and violet

G — a food lover’s fragrance with mandarin, coconut, apple, freesia and sandalwood

Continue reading for more specific details on what notes to expect! Continue reading