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fragrance library

In creating our scent catalog we've kept 3 aims in mind. First, variety. We want a wide representation of fruity, floral, foody, fresh and fun - something for everyone's capricious fragrance preference. Second, simplicity. While our scents are distinctive, they're not overly complex and readily layer with your favourite perfume without interfering. Finally, we aim for that ultimately unique Villainess touch. A bizarre juxtaposition of scent that will create (or trigger) a vivid olfactory memory.

  • Antihero - Summer O5
    Who doesn't love a badass, brooding antihero? Well-worn sweaty leather, the acrid smoke of cigarettes, and a soft side of honey and vanilla.

  • Asphyxiate - Summer O5
    Our amber from Summer O5 took our breath away. Rich and resinous, accented with shreds of earthy patchouli, and sharp sandalwood.

  • Bathory - Summer O4
    The cloying sweetness of a covetous lust for misspent youth, offset by a geriatric touch of rose and carnation, and underscored by a malevolent insinuation of sandalwood.

  • Blood - Fall O5 Katrina Relief
    Our take on this very vital fluid is a full-bodied spiced Merlot grounded in dry fig and inspired by a ripe bouquet of berries.

  • Byzantium - Spring O6
    Precious woods and resins - cedar, pine and sandalwood, frankincense, amber and myrrh - at play against a sheer base of Egyptian musk, barely spiked with imported spices, and lightly veiled in smoke.

  • Chloroform (formerly Absinthe)
    Crisp cucumber, sickly sweet green vegetation, a dizzy whiff of violets, mind-numbing plum, and a stiff shot of anesthetising vermouth.

  • Crushed - Midwinter O6
    Crushed black raspberry against dark chocolate and serrated sandalwood.

  • Datura
    An intoxicating blend of crisp, regal gardenia, sweet frangipani, verdant tuberose, and soft, beguiling pikaki lani.

  • Decadence - Winter O5
    An indulgent vanilla - alcoholic, buttery and bittersweet with delightful undertones of tonka and coconut. Our favourite vice.

  • Dulces en Fuego
    Musky bitter chocolate sweetened with vanilla and touches of citrus then positively inflamed with black pepper and nutmeg.

  • Embargo
    Indonesian Patchouli spiked with imported spices - cloves, sandalwood, and cedarwood, and a drop of perfume - Tunisian jasmine, tuberose, lily of the valley, grape and Tahitian vanilla.

  • Ennui
    Lovely nothing. Our fragrance free variety is absolutely pure.

  • Ginger Snapped
    A slightly psychotic blend of sweet cinnamon, rich cardamom, spicy ginger, and a faint touch of innocent vanilla.

  • Grundy - Summer O5
    Swamp moss and fresh-turned earth with a ruthless heart of vetiver, and a distinguished splash of bay rum.

  • Jade - Spring O6
    Sparkling citrus, galbanum and bergamot, with a substantial heart of jasmine, cyclamen and roses, peaches and berries. A very earthy denoument of olibanum, patchouli, sandalwood, cedarwood and rich dark musk.

  • Jai Mahal - Fall O7
    A lesser palace infused with the sweet scent of victory. 4 rich vanillas and tonka, Mysore sandalwood, bourbon and coconut. Expensive woods, incense and imported spices - cedar, amber, myrrh, cardamom and nutmeg.

  • Killer Beez
    Sheer lethal cream and honey and a barely-there touch of nuts. Because you catch more bees with honey...

  • Krakatoa - Spring O6
    Exotic fruits - coconut, papaya, mango - amidst sweet berries, apple and nectarine. An explosive burst of citrus and a light musk, salted driftwood, and sugar cane.

  • Paradise Misplaced - Summer O7
    Sweetly creamed coconut with touches of mango offset by crisp green tea.

  • Pearl Diver - Spring O6
    A delicate play of bergamot and jasmine, orchid and violet, over a sensible wash of sandalwood, and salty kelp.

  • Scintillating
    A complex blend of revitalising mints - spearmint, cornmint, peppermint - grounded with a rich base note of black tea, and barely sweetened with soft vanilla.

  • Silk & Cyanide
    Almond. Crisp, barely sweet, pervasive and altogether sinister.

  • Villainess
    Our signature scent - all ball gowns and combat boots. Raw, smokey leather and sweet vanilla musk engulfed in a sheer haze of exotic florals - ylang, neroli, jasmine, lilac and tuberose.

We love our permanent catalog of scents, but we are above all... fickle. We flirt with each season's "latest greatest" fragrances and dabble with our own distractions. Some of them are "keepers" and some we keep as dear memories. These are some of our memorable Limited and Retired blends you may have heard of.

  • ABC Gum - Summer O4
    A fresh just-chewed wad of sugary-sweet bright-pink bubblegum.

  • Arsenic & Old Lace (also appeared at MTAC O5 as Lolita) - Summer O8
    One of our very first blends. Sweet black cherry tarts with warm, clinging honeymusk and a soft wisp of old-fashioned perfume - roses, honeysuckle, gardenia and chamomile.

  • Beguiling - Summer O5
    An unassuming, but deceptively complex, herbal-floral. Deep woods, heather, jasmine and ylang barely sweetened by bright grapefruit, lime, and bergamot.

  • Beta Carotene - Summer O5 & Spring O6
    The sweet crisp fragrance of just-juiced carrots, garden fresh greens and wee touches of muguet and citrus.

  • Birth Rite - 5th Anniversary August O8, Super B'Day O9, 6th Anniversary August O9, Super B'Day 1O, 7th Anniversary August 1O
    Layer cake. Lightly spiced with cinnamon and ginger, frosted with berries, and grounded with a resinous skin-scent - precious amber, sweet myrrh, tonka bean and peppercorn.

  • Blush
    A blend of sweet berry and tart lime notes, grounded by a slightly tipsy touch of cheap dry wine.

  • Cobwebs - Fall 1O
    An ambiguous spill of Cabernet and salt. Woodrot and sooty, guttered candles caked with age-old dust.

  • Bleach - Debut
    Nondescript, ambiguously "fresh," "soapy," and "clean". Delightfully unisex.

  • Bloodsugar - Spring 11
    Bleeding orange spliced with gauzy cotton candy.

  • Canaan - Spring O6
    Warm milk, sticky bronzed honey, succulent grapes and berries, and exotic perfume - Tunisian jasmine, tuberose, the indolent lily of the valley, and Madagascar cloves.

  • Contrary - Megacon O7 & Summer O7
    Tart, wild strawberry creamed with soft vanilla. In counter balance, an incisive bite of cumin, crisp pear, and green tea.

  • Copacabana - Summer O6
    Creamed coconut spiked with fresh pineapple and a dollop of just-ripened banana.

  • Deferential - Summer O7
    A perfectly respectable men's cologne built on unassuming basenotes of amber and vanilla musk, cedarwood and sandalwood, leather, vetiver, and oakmoss. A touch of citrus for interest - bergamot, lemon, orange, verbena, lime and mandarin - and a forgettable smattering of violets and lavender.

  • Dirty Laundry - Winter O5 & Spring O6
    Clean cotton, shocked ozone, and crisp linens.

  • Discord - Winter O5
    A harmonious blend of tart granny smith, soft sweet pear, and crisp red delicious.

  • Dulces Refritos - Spring O8
    Brain-freeze cold vanilla ice-cream, and greasy cinnamon tostadas, drizzled in honey.

  • Fade - July 11
    Dark myrrh and musk, pipe tobacco, and a vintage wash of sweetgrass barely brightened with lavender, peach and blackberries.

  • Freezerburn - Midwinter 1O
    Siberian fir and stately pines dusted with powder-soft layers of sweet snow.

  • Friction
    Deeply peppered woodsmoke over a layer of creme.

  • Frostbite - Winter O6, Winter O7, Winter O8, Winter O9, Winter 1O
    Jasmine and lily of the valley frozen with fir and green apple. An incisive bite of citrus, and a chilling wooden core.

  • Gloop - Midwinter O6, Fall O6 , Winter O7, Winter O8, Winter O9, Winter 1O
    Fluffed marshmallow fudge.

  • Grenade - Summer O7
    Lemon-lime soda sweetened with grenadine and a single maraschino cherry.

  • Grampa Joe - BPAL Raffle O6, Fall O6 & Winter O7
    Grandpa’s toffee candies with a stiff shot of rum.

  • Harlequin
    A slightly unhinged scent from our original prototype catalog. Antiseptic crisp lavender, and an elegant twist of jasmine absolute.

  • Hemlock
    A philosophical scent composed of the spicey antiquity of green tea, faint perky lemon notes, and sultry sweet jasmine.

  • Iceberg -Spring O6
    Crisp, clean and icey green.

  • Indiscreet
    A shameless blend of cheeky citrus notes - sweet orange, pink grapefruit, lemon, lime - saved from an altogether fruity fate by flirty white neroli blossoms and a bubbly splash of champagne.

  • Jem - Fall O5
    Over-the-top exotic florals, neroli, ylang, lilac, jasmine, tuberose and an unmistakable sweetness of vanilla absolute underscored by a soft musk. The misfit? Spiced crushed peppercorns.

  • Just Desserts - Late Winter O7
    Blood oranges dripping over a warm, resinous vanilla, wrapped in a dry peel of orange zest.

  • Killer Treez - June O9
    The bleeding sap of a thousand fallen conifers covered in maple syrup.

  • Lipstick Lost - Summer O5, Midwinter 1O, Midwinter 11
    Total adolescence. Effervescent cherry, smart-aleck sassafras and a creamy dollop of vanilla.

  • Lost - Debut
    Classic creamy coconut and crisp lemongrass blended into absolutely desolate harmony.

  • Mall Santa - Winter O9, Winter 1O
    The pervasive scent of cinnamon buns and cream cheese frosting, underscored with cheap whiskey, tobacco stains, toffee candies and delicious filthy lucre.

  • Miss Edith - Summer O7, Midwinter O8, Midwinter O9
    Lemony black tea with milk, English Lavender and Roses beneath a thick layer of dust.

  • Moral Decay - Summer O7 & Fall O8
    Honey sweet, smoky lapsang souchong tea, brewed too strong and liberally debauched with aniseed, ginger, cinnamon, bergamot and gentian.

  • Mosh - Summer O7
    Warm beer, sweaty leather, cigarette smoke and an elusive touch of hemp.

  • Mudslide - Debut, Fall O8
    A positively filthy mix of day-old coffee grounds and vetyver, blackened hazelnut, sweet graham, and rich cream.

  • Neisthai - Summer O8
    Sultry evenings, sweet iced tea in glasses beaded with sweat. Age-old roses and magnolia blossoms. Fallen peaches and wild blackberries. Honeycrisps and banks of honeysuckle. Acres of cut clover, mown grass and old, musty wood. Neisthai, to return - the homecoming. This fragrance fuses classic Southern archetypes with the scent-memory of my own picturesque homestead garden. More than the sum of its parts, Neisthai draws on rich, gourmand notes, delicate florals, crisp fruits, and traditional base notes to create an evocative whole.

  • Nightshade - Debut
    Deceptively feminine floral blend of ylang ylang, powdery rose, jasmine and a seductive undercurrent of deep, dark chocolate. Save yourself from this sweet death trap? Why bother?

  • Novocaine - Summer O5 & Summer O7
    Absolutely icy. A chilling blend of eucalyptus, peppermint, and menthol, sweetened with a splash of clementine, with a smoldering undercurrent of black pepper.

  • One Eyed Willy - Winter O6
    Lots of salty open air and musk, spritzed with West Indies Lime, spiced with Indonesian Clove, and splashed with a fashionable touch of Vermouth.

  • Pangaea - Summer O5
    A high-end fragrant panoply. Exotic sandalwood, neroli, vetiver and amber are all grounded by domestic patchouli and musk. Bright citrus notes of lemon and grapefruit find sweet ends in vanilla and chocolate.

  • Pick Your Poison - Fall O5
    A sheer pink blend of violets and sassafras.

  • Pieman - Winter O5
    Bizarre blueberry and succulent blackberry, a touch of pie crust, and a breath of honeysuckle.

  • Pimp - Winter O5
    Ozone and ice - salty fresh. Marks the debut of our "Guy Friendly" line.

  • Pink Dreams - Fall O5
    A warm blackberry wine. Other highlights? Faint touches of grape, jasmine and lilac and a musky warm vanilla drydown.

  • Piqued - Winter O5
    Juicy ripe apricots and crisp freesia - elegance and sweetness.

  • Pipevine Swallowtail - June O9
    Aromatic basil and bitter tomato leaf in an ephemeral haze of neroli and tangerine.

  • Pyromania - Discontinued
    A highly unique fragrance based on black pepper essential oil. Peculiarly spicy, warm black pepper, sweetened with brown sugar, and touched with a veil of smoke.

  • Quark -
    A puzzling juxtaposition of Pink Pepper and Peppermint, Basil and Bergamot, Geranium and Grapefruit.

  • Quick or Dead? - Summer O7 & O8
    Sarsparilla and sweetgrass, worn saddle leather, tobacco smoke and the remains of a spicy lime cologne. The essence of the wild west. When hard work meant your homestead, and if you weren't Quick you'd sure as sin end up Dead (much like the armadillo roadkill that litters our wide open praries). Saddle up, yo.

  • Raspberry Swirl - BPAL Raffle O5, Midwinter O6, Midwinter O8, Midwinter O9
    Sweet red raspberry creamed with soft vanilla.

  • Retrograde - Mercury Retrograde Fall O8
    Seamless layers of incense and earth - amber, oppopanax, sandalwood, egyptian musk, old oakmoss - sweetened with tonka and black vanilla. Clarifying Bulgarian lavender, a black haze of orchid, osmanthus and narcissus and a jolt of raw black pepper and clary sage.

  • Shanghaied - Winter O6 - Discontinued
    A faint breath of perfume - jasmine, strawberry, peach, rose and lily of the valley swallowed up by a citrus frenzy of bergamot, lemon and tangerine. And then a backdrop of exotic woods, spices, and resins - bamboo, cedar, ginger, nutmeg, sandalwood, pine and coriander.

  • Shrapnel - Fall O8
    Sugared cranberries laced with ozone and incense and spiked with cracked peppercorns.

  • Sidewalk - June O9
    Hot concrete drenched in sunshowers. Summer melons, limeades and fresh-cut grass.

  • Slipdress - Midwinter 11
    A skin-warm core of dragon's blood, myrrh, and musk, caught in a chiffon-swish of blackberry, black orchid, vanilla bean, peach fuzz, and a wisp of garden-fresh basil.

  • Smashing - Fall O5, Winter O6, Winter O7
    Creamy sweet pumpkin pie with a full complement of spices - cinnamon, nutmeg and cloves.

  • Spun Sugar - Summer O5
    One of those terribly popular must-have scents. A delicate blend of clingy vanilla and sandalwood, sweetened with heliotrope and the teeniest drop of cherry.

  • Strychnine - Debut & Fall O8
    Ripe peaches and green apples spiked with a menacing hint of cinnamon and ginger, sweetened with tobacco and underscored with burning oak and earth.

  • Sugarbuzz - Winter O6 & Summer O7
    Cotton candy covered cherries and raspberries with sweet touches of vanilla.

  • Supervillainess - Super B'Day 11
    Dry woods, worn-in leather, bittersweet cacao and arabica, succulent blackberry and lime, and a salty thread of cilantro.

  • Sweat - Fall O5 Katrina Relief
    An unusually demure departure from our usual style, this one is fresh, green and very clean. A dewy blend of aloe vera, new-mown grass, and tangy-sweet melon.

  • Sweetgum Swamp - June 11
    Old dunes, sturdy salt-burned woods, and sunwarmed, wild blueberries.

  • Tahitian Moon - Summer O5
    One of our more dramatic blends... Enticing florals, rose, jasmine and lilac. Deep dark amber, patchouli and incense, and creamy crisp Madagascar vanilla. A flirtation with bright grapefruit and sweet bloody orange.

  • Tart - Debut
    Sweet, cheap citrus, with a brilliant lemon topnote. When life hands you lemons...

  • Tears - Fall O5 Katrina Relief (also appeared at MTAC O5 as Monsoon)
    An elegant aquatic blend, with notes of salt and rain, touches of frangipani and muguet, and a sheer wash of amber and musk.

  • Torchsong - Midwinter O9, Valentines 1O, Va
    A memory of raw coconut infused with heavy white blossoms - tuberose, orchid, and awapuhi - and tonka bean, ginger crushed underfoot, damp moss and your vanilla perfume. Store it in a mahogony box, lit with spices.

  • Trauma - Fall O7, Summer O8
    Ripe peaches dripping with dragon’s blood, against a sweet skin-scent of Egyptian musk, amber and myrrh. Trauma strikes on a visceral level -a violation of skin and blood. An impact that leaves you seeing stars, an interruption of life's sweetness.

  • The Truffle Trade - Midwinter O9
    A neglected box o' chocolates - cherry cordials, coconut creams, almond clusters, raspberry parfaits - covered in dust, tossed aside for bigger game.

  • Vague - Summer O7
    An unassuming faint floral with touches of neroli, iris, lily of the valley and geranium.

  • Vintage - Spring O6
    Dark dusty corners filled with oak, antique spices, and yesterday's vanilla.

  • Wasabi - MTAC O5, Winter O6, Summer O8
    Green tea with a black pepper burn and brisk splash of citrus. Wasabi, on it's own, doesn't have much fragrance to speak of. Well, unless you count that metholated afterburn at the back of your sinuses. By using the aromatic notes of a good Sencha, and the peculiar dryness of black pepper we have instead chosen to evoke the taste, the experience of Wasabi. The fragrance is just as crisp and refreshing as its namesake condiment.

  • Wormwood - Midwinter O6
    Wormwood essence and a bright splash of juniper against a base of sweetgrass, oakmoss and sage.

Summer O6 Southern Collection
  • Apple Butter - (Originally "Apple Jelly" Fall O5)
    Thick, honeyed apple-butter, lightly spiced with summer-sweet clover and cinnamon.

  • Belle
    Succulent Georgia peach, thick with clotted cream and a dark touch of clove.

  • Chicory Roast
    Bitter, earthy and coffee-esque. Gently spiked with sassafras, cinnamon and cloves.

  • Faded Jessamine
    Summer sweet Carolina Jessamine, vanilla extract, and a vintage touch of dust.

  • Moonlight & Magnolias - (Originally Late Winter O6)
    Showy magnolias and gardenias with a supporting cast of jasmine, honeysuckle and orange blossom. Add a crush of fallen peaches on dew-covered cut-grass to recreate an antebellum garden under moonlight.

  • Pecan Pie - (Originally Fall O5)
    Rich, nutty pecans, dark hard-packed brown sugar, and a spiced handful of peppercorns.

  • Summer Skin
    Spiced dusk in August. Freshly mowed lawns. Faded banks of honeysuckle. Wilted bouquets of orange blossom.

Available exclusively at Eclectic Design Source
  • Eclectic
    A carefully curated assortment of mossy rosewood and mahogany, sweetly spiced tobacco, gimlets and grass stains, tuberose perfume and nostalgia.

Available exclusively at The Ivy Keep
  • AlcheminTea
    Cool, rich dark black tea transmutes an even colder array of mints into magic.

  • Bourbon Vanilla
    Sharp shreds of black tea in a delicate interaction with creamed vanilla bean.

  • Caribbean Lime
    Fresh-juiced, biting and bright-green lime.

  • Death By Chocolate
    Deep, dark, barely sweetened Dutch chocolate. Rich and strong enough to satiate (or incite) any chocolate craving.

  • Honeyed Earl
    Black tea, soft with chamomile, sharp bergamot, and sweet sticky honey.

  • Mojito - Winter O5
    Dripping juicey limes and aloof sophisticated mints. A classic cocktail with a dry touch of booze.

  • Pomander
    Fragrant dry citrus peel, sweet juicy orange, and a warm bouquet of cloves and cinnamon.

  • Sugar Cookie
    Lightly spiced, barely buttered, crusted with sweet cystaline sugar and baked to perfection.

  • Sugar Maple
    Earthy sweet syrup and warm maple wood.

Available exclusively at Poshbrats
  • Posh -
    The pinnacle of sophistication. A rich heart of dragon's blood resin, white peach, and crushed pomegranate washed with sheer plumeria and lightly spiced with sarsparilla.

  • Brats -
    Ribbon candy spliced with butterscotch, salted caramels and a resinous melange of sticky sweets.

  • Dickens' Pudding - WInter O9
    A modest affair of sugar plums, figs, orange zest, hazelnuts and almonds dredged in brown sugar and soaked in bourbon vanilla.

Available exclusively The Soap Box Co.
  • Autumn Gala - Fall O6 & Fall O7
    Fresh-pressed apples, spiced cider, sweetgrass, and fall’s new-mown hay harvest.

  • First Frost - Fall O6 & Fall O7
    The last blooms of summer, sweet gardenia and vanilla, arrested by an icy touch of eucalyptus and peppermint.

  • Hoarfrost - Fall O7
    Summer’s late berry harvest - raspberries, blueberries, currants and strawberries - bittersweet with vanilla and arrested by an icy touch of eucalyptus and peppermint.

  • Jack O.
    A cheerful gush of pumpkin and buttercream against a backdrop of fall - sere leaves and sweetgrass, bonfires and candle flame.

  • Kill Switch - Scent Blend Contest Summer O8
    Go on, press it. Press it, press it, press it. Go on, press it. Dark, resinous amber, black plum and black musk, with a little spike of cherry cognac, and a drop of salty sweat.

  • Lehua - Summer O7
    Big white blossoms - pikaki, tuberose, lily and narcissus - honeyed with sweet Hawaiian ginger.

  • Masala - Fall O7
    Smoky, single-estate Keemun tea liberally spiced with cinnamon, cloves, black pepper, ginger, and aniseseed, softened with milk, and barely sweetened with dark cocoa.

  • Proserpina - Fall O6
    Exsanguinated fruits – currants, cranberries, figs, and the infamous pomegranate – with a somber breath of earth and the sharp grief of patchouli.

  • Sol Bacio - Naming Contest Spring O9
    Bright bursts of pink grapefruit, mandarin orange, sweet lemon peel and bergamot, softly grounded in summer chamomile and cucumber, and kissed with ripe apricot.

  • Xia - Scent Blend Contest Summer O8
    Voluptuous orchid and black vanilla stained with blackberry juice, flecked with black pepper, and sprinkled with dry, bittersweet cocoa. An exercise in dark decadence, grounded by sandalwood drenched in amber.

Available exclusively at Scent Addict (a sister site to Magical Omaha)
  • Black Out - Spring O7
    Dark cocoa and oppoponax, blackened with patchouli, cyanide and a breath of aniseed.

  • Exacerbate - Spring O7 (Currently Discontinued)
    A summer-sweet bouquet of berries inflamed with five different spices - peppercorns, cloves, cinnamon, sassafras, and sarsparilla.

  • Pink Plague - Fall O8
    Toothache Sweets- Candy Floss, cherry cola, candied apricots, and blackberry jam - numbed with clove, warmed by cleansing incense and laced with earthen decay.