11/20/2012 at 12:30 PM EST
Want to know what Nicole Richie
If you're heading for the perfume counter to sniff-test the Fashion Star
mentor's namesake fragrance, you're better off going to the zoo.
"We smell the same," Richie Tweeted
on Monday, along with a picture taken of her holding an elephant's trunk.
Richie has long been a fan of the animal, and even incorporated an elephant into her wedding to Joel Madden
Not only does Richie prize the elephant as a symbol of luck, it seems the two have at least one thing in common.