I'm not typically a fan of coconut, or even the "lime/coconut Piña Colada accord" found here in this luxurious ode to tropical getaways, but there is so much else going on here that the smell more often associated with crazy binge drinking than the beach actually works very well within the context of the fragrance itself. Virgin Island Water Cologne by Creed, Virgin Island Water is an exotic paradise in aromatic form. :) This scent will grow on you as you realize it is not just coconut and as you discover the quality of ingredient and innovative approach of how it's blended. I would only wear MI sometimes to alternate. Mistersurgerys review is pretty bang on, but I thought Id add my two cents because this is a truly impressive creation. Whenever I use it, it brings me a feeling of happiness and relaxation, as if I were on the beach, under the shade of a palm tree, with no other worries than to look at the sea and enjoy. The Notes TOP: Bergamot, Jamaican lime, Sicilian mandarin. Anyways, the bergamot used in Virgin Island Water reminds me of it’s fellow Creed scent, Aventus. To me, this is the essential tropical/island vacation scent. I can't help but think it's a perfect imitation of pina colada. Virgin Island Water is for me one of the founding fathers of the trend towards citric coconut scents in summer. Ginger Iceland is an uninhabited privately held island of the Virgin Islands under British sovereignty. Virgin Island Water Perfume by Creed, Sail away to paradise every time you wear Virgin Island Water. Parfumo is the place for all fragrance enthusiasts.Discover new perfumes for women and men, organize your collection, connect with others and much more! I don't know where that suddenly comes from. And if you fancy experiencing Virgin Island Water is more detail; until 10th September, 2017- The House of Creed is partnering with the Grosvenor Square grill restaurant at 34 Mayfair, London.The duo will bring Creed’s Virgin Island Water to life through a limited edition cocktail and … Virgin Island Water was launched in 2007. Well warned I was when looking at the composition. Buy CREED Virgin Island Water perfume - a unisex fragrance for men and women - online at the official UK store. I normally try to avoid superlatives but I would be lying if I didn't say Creed Virgin Island Water (2007) smelled gorgeous. Some consider this a sequel to Creed Silver Mountain Water (1995), since it denotes a distinct location, and when combined with Creed Erolfa (1992), Creed Millésime Impérial (1995), and Creed Royal Water (1997), creates an unofficial oeuvre of house Creed freshies. I had a sample of the fragrance as a lovely addition to a souk order, and while testing it I realized that it would be a dream come true if it consisted only of the top note - which was wonderfully fresh and citrusy, the coconut didn't come through very well. Among them all, Virgin Island Water is the most distinctive and unique, not feeling like a genre exercise (aquatic, chypre, et al), nor really being done before quite in such a realistic manner. It actually starts almost balanced. Actually I never liked coconut much, I don't even like Bounty :), A sultry summer night in Malibu, a starry sky at full moon. It's really bottled summer. With me the smell held good six hours. A fragrance that emulates the exotic sea breeze and clear blue waters of the Caribbean, combining fruity citrus notes of bergamot, lime and mandarin with a floral gourmand of coconut and sensual ylang ylang. But only a few minutes later the coconut takes over and forms with the flowery components, jasmine, sugar and rum a very fruity-sweet summer punch. The scent was launched in 2007. Virgin Island Water by Creed is a Citrus fragrance for women and men. I love to cook and one of my favourite dishes, which I serve almost every week, is a nice Thai coconut curry. I could drink it right now. It is accompanied by coconut and an alcoholic note that make this fragrance delicious. The composition starts with a fruity blend of white bergamot, Sicilian mandarin, and … The magic with Virgin Island Water is the conglomeration of multiple facets representing indivual sense experiences occuring during a tropical vacation into a nostalgic or allegorical whole, making this feel literally like paradise bottled. The top notes of Creed Virgin Island Water are Sicilian white bergamot, Jamaican lime, and Sicilian mandarin. Really really nice frag, takes a while to truly appreciate it! Inside was a sample for women's perfume - so telling. The scent smells very pleasantly fresh like coconut/lime and for me almost not sweet at all. Virgin Island Water was created by Olivier Creed and Erwin Creed. I stroll along the promenade loosely dressed in a white linen shirt and trousers. For me simply too much. Thumbs Up for being a good scent, but like some unisex Creeds I cannot wear this. This fragrance has all the notes that are reminiscent of your last vacation. Creed Virgin Island Water vs Xerjoff Uden. Bring out the steel drums! The magic with Virgin Island Water is the conglomeration of multiple facets representing indivual sense experiences occuring during a tropical vacation into a nostalgic or allegorical whole, making this feel literally like paradise bottled. Best of all, there are no harsh chemical bases or scratchy anything to be found here in Virgin Island Water, meaning this stays smooth from start to finish.