Review | Purr by Katy Perry Perfume

Product | Purr by Katy Perry

Packaging | It comes in a bottle in the form of a cat with eyes like jewels, colored in metallic shades of lavender.

Price | 599.99php // $14.68

Description (from The Perfume Shop) |
The fragrance is a rich eau de parfum which opens with a fresh citrus accord of peach nectar and forbidden apple to awaken the senses. It develops into a delicate floral bouquet supported by notes of jasmine blossom and pink freesia and dries down into a rich, luxurious scent rich with vanilla orchid and sandalwood.

Rating |  ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥

Thoughts |
As you saw, I got this perfume for Christmas last year which you can find under my What I got for Christmas post.This is my first celebrity perfume and I actually like it. It wasn’t my first choice but i was really glad to get it. At first I didn’t want to get into all the hype with celebrity perfumes and I don’t really favor the celebrity who has the perfume I just chose this one for the scent but I do like so celebrities and would like to try their perfumes and first on my list is Taylor Swift.

The scent is not too strong and great for everyday. I don’t like having such a overpowering scent so this is perfect for me. The staying power isn’t that great and I have to apply it twice or if I’m feeling like I want a burst of freshness I apply more. As soon as I spray it there is a light sweet and citrusy scent and it gets more subtle through the day. I kind of like the base notes more than the top notes because those are mostly what I love to smell. 

I also love that I don’t sneeze when I spray it or smell it while I wear it. I am so sensitive when I wear perfumes so that’s why I dot wear strong or no perfume at all. I hate girls in my class who spray such strong scents so I like to stay with the warmer and sweeter scents.

Overall, I think it is a very nice a light scent that is not so overpowering but also not that light that you cant smell it.

What is your favorite celebrity perfume?

Disclaimer: I bought this product with my own money and no way affiliated with this company. All my opinions are my own.

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  1. Olivia
    September 18, 2013 / 6:31 pm

    this sounds realy nice, something right up my street, i may have to have a little sniff! just followed on gfc – your blog is amazing. would love it if you could check out mine

    • Jackie
      September 23, 2013 / 9:57 am

      Than you so much and I will check out yours!

  2. Grazziella
    September 18, 2013 / 7:49 pm

    I recently heard of it, that sounds nice, love the packaging ! REALLY FUNNice BLOGBisous from FRANCE

    • Jackie
      September 23, 2013 / 9:58 am

      Yes it is a lovely perfume, and thanks!

  3. Gemma Turner
    September 18, 2013 / 9:11 pm

    This sounds like a really lovely perfume. I'm not a massive fan of celebrity scents, but this does look promising xxGemma | Miss Makeup Magpie

    • Jackie
      September 23, 2013 / 9:58 am

      Me neither but this was quite pleasant!

  4. Rosie Cumberlidge
    September 18, 2013 / 10:16 pm

    I don't own any celebrity perfumes but I absolutely love Katy Perry so would probably love this. It sounds gorgeous and the bottle is amazing!

    • Jackie
      September 23, 2013 / 9:59 am

      It is and I love Katy Perry too!

  5. Danielle
    September 19, 2013 / 8:19 am

    This sounds lovely and something that I would like. I love the bottle too its so cute! Lovely post xxDanielle|| Miss Sunshine & Sparkle

    • Jackie
      September 23, 2013 / 9:59 am

      You should try it, it is lovely!

  6. Adora Mehitabel
    September 19, 2013 / 8:44 am

    It's a really lovely perfume! I have this

    • Jackie
      September 23, 2013 / 10:00 am

      I know I hope you love it as well!

  7. Roksana J.
    September 19, 2013 / 11:36 am


    • Jackie
      September 23, 2013 / 10:00 am

      it really is!

  8. Bunny. I ♡
    September 19, 2013 / 12:57 pm

    This sounds lovely, I love the bottle, My favourite celeb perfume has to be the Britney spears ones they are always so nice and quite affordable xxx ~ VISUALCANDY INC ♥

    • Jackie
      September 23, 2013 / 10:01 am

      I've always wanted to try one too all the Britney ones seem lovely!

  9. Lindsey Louise Bales
    September 19, 2013 / 3:42 pm

    ah, i've always wanted to try this! i love the bottle and i love katy! lindsey

    • Jackie
      September 23, 2013 / 10:01 am

      You should because it has an amazing light scent!

  10. Emily
    September 19, 2013 / 7:34 pm

    I absolutely love the bottle! I always seem pleasantly surprised by celebrity perfumes!:)Emily / Glittery Teacups

    • Jackie
      September 23, 2013 / 10:02 am

      I love it too and I would love to try more now!

    September 20, 2013 / 8:29 am

    Looks so cute!www.Fashioncontainer.comFashioncontainer Facebook page

    • Jackie
      September 23, 2013 / 10:02 am

      It is and has a nice scent!

  12. Stacey
    September 20, 2013 / 9:46 pm

    Sounds like a great perfume, I love the bottle's design. My favourite celebrity perfume is probably Britney Spears' Midnight Fantasy.Stacey

    • Jackie
      September 23, 2013 / 10:03 am

      I've heard of it an it sounds lovely! I love your blog by the way!

  13. Emma Diggins
    September 21, 2013 / 10:34 am

    Love the design of this bottle – too cute! Not sure i've tried a celeb perfume really other than a Kate Moss one yonks agoEmma

    • Jackie
      September 23, 2013 / 10:04 am

      It is a pretty bottle!

  14. Rachel.
    September 21, 2013 / 1:08 pm

    I've wanted to buy this for ages, it smells lovely and love the bottle! xo

    • Jackie
      September 23, 2013 / 10:04 am

      You should I really love mine!

  15. Afroditi Kat
    September 21, 2013 / 11:49 pm

    Your blog is lovely!!!! Would you like to follow each other on bloglovin' ? xxxGleaming Spire // Bloglovin'

    • Jackie
      September 23, 2013 / 10:05 am

      Thanks, I'll check yours out!

  16. Heather
    September 22, 2013 / 1:00 pm

    Sounds nice, I have been wanting to try this perfume for a while xHeather | Of Beauty & Nothingness

    • Jackie
      September 23, 2013 / 10:05 am

      It is nice and if you get a chance get it!

  17. Cherry
    September 22, 2013 / 3:13 pm

    I love the bottle!

    • Jackie
      September 23, 2013 / 10:07 am

      The bottle is pretty and a lovely color!

  18. Catherine
    September 22, 2013 / 3:19 pm

    I love that the scent isn't too strong, will keep an eye out for this. :)

    • Jackie
      September 23, 2013 / 10:09 am

      It isn't and has a lovely base note, hope you get it

  19. Linderella
    September 23, 2013 / 2:36 pm

    I wanted to buy this a couple of months ago because it sounds like it's light and fruity. I never buy fragrances without trying them first though so I opted not to purchase it. I'll definitely have to see if I can find a tester in store sometime.

  20. tarulovesbeauty
    September 23, 2013 / 7:25 pm

    I'd love to have a sniff of this.. Sounds so lovely. I'm on a hunt for new perfume anyway! My favourite celebrity scent has to be Beyonce's Heat Rush! Smells amazing. :-)xx,

  21. Bethan Wain
    September 24, 2013 / 4:13 pm

    Great post! The packaging is so cute(:Beth | BeautyBubbles xo

  22. jennie
    September 24, 2013 / 8:36 pm

    Aww the packaging is the cutest! <3 Jennie xo |

  23. Amy
    September 24, 2013 / 8:37 pm

    Such an awesome bottle! ▲ WOLF WHISTLE ▲

  24. Megan Roisin
    September 24, 2013 / 9:47 pm

    I want this for the bottle alone!Though the smell sounds amazing tooMegan x | MeganRoisinn

  25. Sammy C
    September 26, 2013 / 2:46 pm

    Sounds really nice! I love the bottle :)

  26. Dilan Dilir
    September 28, 2013 / 8:06 am

    so pretty bottle! 😀

  27. HELen
    September 28, 2013 / 10:05 pm

    Yeah, totally know what you mean about the celeb perfumes.. Sometimes the celeb can actually put me off a perfectly nice perfume. Got to admit I've got a Britney Spears perfume knocking about somewhere. But shhhh! Don't tell anyone!HELenpierrelecat

  28. Jes C
    October 10, 2013 / 6:21 am

    I got this perfume for my birthday just this year, and I am in love with it. I actually got the whole collection from my beautiful auntie which included the perfume spray you're displaying above, as well as the body cream, and roll-on perfume. As well as the shower gel, which I've already used (whoops).It's such a good purchase! Even though mine was a gift xJes | Naturally Jes

  29. Ashleigh -
    October 27, 2013 / 2:32 pm

    Heard so many good things about this! x

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