Best in Show: L'Artisan Parfumeur (2016)Best in Show: L'Artisan Parfumeur (2016)

Best in Show 09/25/16 09:04 (One comment)

If asked to name the most whimsical fragrance house established in the 20th century, many of us would easily suggest L'Artisan Parfumeur, created in 1978 by the visionary Jean Laporte. The brand website explains that everything began with a banana challenge: L’Artisan Parfumeur was the result of a challenge, a plaisanterie. Due to his training as a chemist, a friend asked Jean Laporte if he could create a banana scent to wear with a costume of the same fruit to a gala evening at the... (more)

Our international writers discuss the whimsy and creativity of one of the world's most popular niche houses.

L`Erbolario Ginepro NeroL`Erbolario Ginepro Nero

New Fragrances 09/25/16 07:57

In addition to the osmanthus-inspired collection, in autumn 2016 L'Erbolario presents a new line for men abounding in citrusy-woody shades. The fragrance is dedicated to juniper berries and the very composition was created to highlight the beauty of natural aromas, a fresh breeze of aromatic herbal and juniper nuances.   "Juniper has long been known for its benefits, almost legendary, and was used in history as the "spiritual shield" of the family. Since ancient times juniper has been ... (more)

The new men's collection from the house of L'Erbolario

L`Erbolario Osmanthus

L`Erbolario OsmanthusNew Fragrances 09/25/16 07:52

New collection by L'Erbolario

Perfumed Horoscope September 26 - October 3

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If your feet are firmly on the ground you can fully benefit from this week.

New York's Elements Showcase and Tranoï: A Preview

New York's Elements Showcase and Tranoï: A PreviewArt Books Events 09/24/16 07:26

This week brought us two of New York's most important events in niche and artisan perfumery: Elements and Tranoï

OTTANIQO My Journey Collection

OTTANIQO My Journey CollectionNew Fragrances 09/24/16 07:22

Two new fragrances for kids: Lucky Camel and Happy Dolphin

Eric Buterbaugh Scent Dinner in Los Angeles

Eric Buterbaugh Scent Dinner in Los AngelesArt Books Events 09/23/16 15:40

Designed by Chef Michael Hung of Vivane and former New York Times scent critic Chandler Burr.

Curious Perfumers and Instagram Design Strategies: A Creative Discourse

Curious Perfumers and Instagram Design Strategies: A Creative Discourse Columns 09/23/16 14:46 (2 comments)

"My suggestion to perfumers is to stop focusing so much on curiosity and turn your attention to unbridled passion and obsession."

Seven Sumptuous Shower Scents

Seven Sumptuous Shower ScentsBath & Body 09/23/16 09:23 (18 comments)

From Burt's Bees to Agua Lavanda, find out which products made Marlen's list. What are your favorites?

Tokidoki Latte and Milk

Tokidoki Latte and MilkNew Fragrances 09/23/16 07:15 (12 comments)

Two new sweet fragrances

The Secret of Scent: 3 Day Course in the South of France with Luca Turin and Victoria Frolova

The Secret of Scent: 3 Day Course in the South of France with Luca Turin and Victoria FrolovaArt Books Events 09/22/16 12:10 (9 comments)

Leraning about perfume as a crossing of art and science in a beautiful Mediterranean landscape. What else can you ask for?

One More Moondance: Dasein Autumn

One More Moondance: Dasein AutumnFragrance Reviews 09/22/16 09:20 (6 comments)

"...the most sexy and sensual release from the house..."

Braccialini Purple

Braccialini PurpleNew Fragrances 09/22/16 09:16 (One comment)

The new feminine fragrance

SP Parfums Christmas Scents: Cassis, Palo Santo, Nardus

SP Parfums Christmas Scents: Cassis, Palo Santo, NardusFragrance Reviews 09/21/16 09:03 (One comment)

Three new fragrances to enhance your spiritual self for Christmas time.

Liu•Jo Gold

Liu•Jo GoldNew Fragrances 09/21/16 08:36 (One comment)

A new scent from Liu Jo

TFWA 2016: The Duty Free & Travel Retail Global Summit

TFWA 2016: The Duty Free & Travel Retail Global SummitArt Books Events 09/21/16 08:30

The new TFWA exposition takes place in the Palace of Festival of Cannes from October 2 - 7, 2016!

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