... Shalimar in a new bottle) is not quite as good as the old formulation
Marty Nemko, amazon.com
26 January 2015
Summary: The new formulation (which is this or any Shalimar in a new bottle) is not quite as good as the old formulation. (I believe new environmental rules have forced the changes. Also, my wife, to whom I gave it as a gift said it was just meh. And the price is no bargain.
Excerpt: Product and delivery were great, but it wasn't clear that the UK prices in pounds were only a guide, and increased after I placed the order. The real price is in US$ but was never quoted to me before I placed the order.
Pros: Draws Compliments, Fast Delivery, Great Smell
Excerpt: hi <br />i always dreamed to buy shalimar but it is very expensive in sweden. so i met fragrancex and noticed their low prices, i ordered it fast. when i received it, i opened the package and it sprayed from the first click,i really don't know if it was used and returned or it is just due to...
Summary: I have worn Shalimar off & on for a long, long, time. I'm dissapointed with this as the scent just doesn't last. Not sure what the problem is, but next time I will get the Perfume & buy it in a dept store!
Summary: I've worn Shalimar for as long as I can remember. I usually buy the cologne. I thought this would be stronger and longer lasting but it isn't! I don't understand why it's not as good and costs so much more. I would stick with the cologne, straight perfume or toilette water.