FRUGAL fragrance fans believe they’ve found a scent that’s VERY similar to Chanel’s Allure.
They are adamant that a ￡18 alternative from M&S delivers the same appealing aroma as they designer version.
While the bottles only bear a slight resemblance, they both have floral and fruity notes.
Chanel’s is described as “A floral-fresh-oriental fragrance that is refined and elegant” and has a whiff of rose and vanilla.
In comparison, Marks and Spencer bill their New York bottle as “a rich sensual feminine fragrance” with “damask rose, vanilla and jasmine”.
Even though the fragrances are at two very different price points, reviewers have noticed similarities between them.
Shoppers who opt for 100ml of the high-street scent will make a whopping ￡87 saving.
And the M&S scent has five star reviews onlineThe terms “online” and “offline” have specific meanings in regard to computer technology and telecommunications in which “online” indicates a state of connectivity, while “offline” indicates a disconnected state. Common vernacular extended from their computing and telecommunication meanings and refers specifically to an internet connection. Lastly, in the area of human interaction and conversation, discussions taking place during a business meeting are “online”, while issues that do not concern all participants of the meeting should be “taken offline” — continued outside of the meeting., with one shopper proclaiming it is “Chanel on a budget”.
They added: “This perfume is absolutely gorgeous….I’ve worn this and had many comments about how lovely it is, with people thinking it’s Chanel!”
Another agreed: “This is incredibly good value for a scent that smells expensive.
“If you suit the scent of Chanel then go check this out! I have received so many compliments when I wear this.”