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Tweed Parfum and Talc—An Exotic, Woody British Scent Dressed Up for the Ball


Tweed Parfum and Talc—An Exotic, Woody British Scent Dressed Up for the Ball

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You don't have to go overseas any more for the distinguished green, woodsy scent of Tweed. A favorite of British women (and their men, too) since the 1940s, Tweed is a popular souvenir among American tourists. Parfum is 1.7 oz. spray bottle. Talc (7 oz. tin) keeps you sweetly dry.

  • Tweed has a green, woodsy scent
  • 1.7 oz. spray parfum
  • 7 oz. talc

Finding long-lost, memory-evoking fragrances, like Tweed, is one of our specialties at The Vermont Country Store. You don't have to go “across the pond” any longer for the crisp, clean scent of Tweed.


Safety Warnings

Danger: Parfum is flammable until dry. Do not use near open flame. For external use only.


Alcohol Denat, Fragrance, Water, Benzophenone 8,
Propylene Glycol, Diazolidinyl Urea, Methylparaben,
Propylparaben, FD&C Red 4, D&C Orange 4, FD&C Blue 1
Talc, Calcium Carbonate, Magnesium Carbonate, Fragrance,
Dipropylene Glycol, Calcium Silicate, Coumarin, Benzyl Salicylate,
Hexyl Cinnamal, Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone, Eugenol, Isoeugenol, Citronellol,
Linalool, Geraniol, Hydroxycitronello
Alcohol Dentatured, Butane, Isobutane, Propane, Aqua (water)
Parfum (fragrance), Propylene Glycol, Triclosan.Coumarin, Benzophenome-8,
Eugenol, Limolene, Linalool, Citronellol, Benzyl Alcohol, Citral, CI 15510 (D&C
Orange #4), CI14700 (FD&C Red#4) and CI42090 (FD&C Blue #1)


Shelf Life: 5+ Years


Manufactured In: Imported

Material - Country Of Origin: Imported

Tweed 4.8 5 15 15
Tweed parfume - easy to find Mother in law was turning 95 and wanted this parfum Tweed. I went on line and found it right away. Sent to her direct and she was thrilled February 24, 2015
Even Better Than I Remembered My mother wore this scent as I was growing up; I always loved it, and purchased my own bottle as a teenager. It always made me feel so sophisticated! I haven't used it since those early years, and I'm 67 years of age now. When I saw the ad for Tweed in the Vermont Country Store catalog, I thought I'd try it once again. I couldn't be more pleased! It's like getting re-acquainted with an old (and exciting) friend. February 11, 2015
Satisfied with purchase Very satisfied with this purchase. Enjoy dealing with a reputable firm such as yours. Thank You. January 27, 2015
My Mother's favorite scent Each and every Christmas I purchase two bottles for my Mother. It's hard to find the genuine, not imposter Tweed.... Great service, friendly and accommodating representatives .. You can actually speak with a live person! Love this store!!! January 6, 2015
The "real" thing This is definitely the "Tweed" I remember from long ago. I am 66 and it must have been 50 plus years ago I first smelled this fragrance. This product certainly was what I hoped for. December 26, 2014
when product goes off shore the talc seems to be more note-worthy than the parfum. i found the parfum to be a little more sweet in the notes presented. however, i would recommend this to all who likes to live in the past perfect world of ones youth. NOTE: 10-12 years ago i purchased a wooden clothes hanger for bathtub---it said "made in USA"- i still have it and cannot do without it. ALL PRODUCTS FROM THE VERMONT COUNTRY STORE ARE AWESOME. Thanks to the "O" family; many thanks:) February 25, 2014
This was Christmas gift Tweed is one of my mother's favorite colognes. Thanks to Vermont Country store for putting it back in your catalog. My Christmas shopping was so much easier this year. January 4, 2014
A clean, fresh smell The smell is clean and fresh, but with more complexity than a simple scent. I am a perfume junkie who enjoys scent, but need something for the office when my perfume cannot be overpowering. It's coming to my office drawer for a mid-afternoon refresher. My only criticisms can be addressed with a little more attention to production detail: the box was not well constructed and glued seam started to come apart, which may make it embarrassing for gift-giving. Also: while made by Taylor of London, a well-regarded brand, the perfume itself is made in China. I'd rather see it produced in Britain or the U.S. December 27, 2013
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What Our Customers Are Saying about Our Tweed …

"Like some of the other reviewers, I have been searching for Tweed for several years. I am a first-time shopper at The Vermont Country Story. After finding the perfect summer robe I've been searching for, not to mention the nightshirts and sleep pants I have found, I went to the apothecary just to browse. I am very happy I did -- I cannot believe I was blessed enough to find Tweed. I know I haven't received my purchases yet, but I have to say you have made my day! Thank you! A very happy shopper!" - Ton S, Mandan, ND

"I am 66 now. When I was very young, my mother wore Tweed. She is gone now, and I began searching for Tweed a long time ago. I finally found your catalog and website, and ordered it for myself. I never thought I'd ever find it. Every time I wear it, or just smell it from the bottle, I can see my very beautiful and young mother, and I remember what a blessing she was for me. Thank you for giving that to me." - Kathleen Fulwiler, Seattle, WA

"This was my mother's favorite scent & she wore it all her life. She first started to wear Tweed in Cuba and then later on in California. I'm talking circa 1950 to 1997. And the only place I can find it is at The Vermont Country Store. Thank you for allowing me to remember my mother in such a physical way." - Barbara Wong, Miami, FL

"I wore this when I was going with my future husband 37 years ago. So happy to have found it!" - Pam, Moorpark, CA

"My deceased husband bought this for me when I was only 17 years old, and it has always been my favorite. He has been dead for 24 years, yet it is still my favorite perfume." - Maureen blank, Williamsburg, blank

"I searched for decades for the Tweed fragrance. I wore it in my younger years, because I loved how it smelled when used by a favorite neighbor. In my adult years, I couldn't find Tweed, and I tried many, many fragrances but never found anything I liked. Then recently I learned you carry Tweed and I ordered it and confirmed how special it is. Now I love wearing it again. It makes me feel special." - Cynthia blank, Naperville, blank

"When I was a little girl and my mom would wash my hair for me, she would always put Tweed on my hair while it was still wet. It always smelled so good. Having found Tweed again brings back so many fond memories of my mom. Thank you so much!" - Jan Taylor, East Peoria, IL

"I used it when I was in high school and college and had not seen it until I saw it in the catalog." - Mimi Watson, Naples, FL

"I was wearing this when I met my husband, and he loved it. It could be the reason he asked me to marry him! I went for years trying to get more when my source stopped carrying it. Finally the mother of the fiance of my best friend, who is British, was coming over for a visit, and you guessed it -- my friend had her bring me some. Another friend had a business trip to Canada and I asked her to bring me some, which she did. Now all I have to do is log on to The Vermont Country Store and order it myself. My dear husband passed away seven years ago, after 35 of the best years of my life, and I wear this on days when I especially miss him, and it brings back joyful memories to me. Thank you for carrying this. Don't ever stop!" - Carole Brown, Chelmsford, MA

"I remember my mother having this on her dressing table. I liked the fragrance, although I wasn't allowed to wear it then. Now I can, and I am so glad to see it available." - Jacqueline, Phoenix, AZ

"I remember this perfume and talc from when I was a child, growing up in Australia. It is truly wonderful! God bless The Vermont Country Store and its excellent products." - Cheryl MacMahon, Beverly Hills, CA

"I just read all the testimonials and they were so delightful. Made my day, for I thought I was the only one that was obsessed with the smell of Tweed. I love how long it lingers on your clothes. Made my sweater drawer heavenly to open. I became acquainted when I was barely 17 with Tweed perfume. I was a girl from the hills of Missouri, working in a home part of the week for room and board and 10 dollars expense money. Five went on tuition for my business college, $2.50 for my bus fare, and $2.50 for my personal needs. I thought I was truly wealthy. The family I lived with had two children, and I was their nanny four days a week. The father traveled, and, when he came back from a trip the first time I was there, he brought gifts for his children and his wife. I was shocked, pleased, and happy, for he brought me a gift, too. A 1/8 ounce of real Tweed perfume. I had never had perfume and never dreamed I would have the real thing. I truly do love the smell and it brings back such wonderful memories. However, I had a hard time finding more of it, and when I did I was overjoyed. I have a friend who is a war bride from England. She sent me an email questionaire, and one of the questions was what was my favorite perfume. I replied, of course, with Tweed. A week later I received a package from her, and it contained not one but two bottles of Tweed. I was truly blessed and thanked her immediately. But they are gone, and her source to buy it is no longer alive, so I was happy when I found your site. I will be ordering when I finish here. Merry Christmas and thank you for making mine merry."-Shirley McCudden, Ozark, MO

"When I was 17, my parents gave me a box of little glass vials filled with Tweed fragrance. You broke off the tip and put the vial in dresser drawers and wherever you wanted a nice scent. I never forgot that special odor, and have always wanted some more Tweed. I made a trip to England a few years ago and didn't remember to look for the fragrance, but now I can just buy from The Vermont Country Store. How delightful. Thanks." - Mary Blumreich, Detroit, MI

"I have been wearing Tweed Cologne since I was 16 years old, and I love it. The stores that used to carry it no longer have it. I have a friend in Canada who told me The Vermont Country Store carries it. I am 89 years old and most likely your oldest Tweed customer. I have a friend who recognized the Tweed cologne while I was wearing it and she never used it herself. (70 years old) It is a woodsy scent like no other, and men seems to love it. Mild but not heavy cologne. " - Mary Sorrentino , Spring Hill , FL

"I received my first bottle of Tweed Perfume at age 14 and have loved it since then. A dear friend of my mother gave it to me as a gift on graduation from the 8th grade - my first grown-up perfume. I wore it for years, then for many more years was unable to find it. Thank you, VCS, for making these special and unique items available to your customers!!" - Maggie , Tucson, AZ