Columns

What If Your Significant Other Dislikes Your Scent?What If Your Significant Other Dislikes Your Scent?

Columns 07/14/16 12:57 (38 comments)

Our relationships with our favorite fragrances can be so strong that the thought of not being able to wear them again is just downright depressing! Likewise, there have been times when fragrances worn by others raise strong associations for us, sometimes for better...sometimes for worse. Ever have the experience where a significant other wore a scent that for one reason or another, you just couldn't stand...causing you to make a face like this? Or maybe you were t... (more)

Fragrantica's international writers weigh in on a challenging issue.

Perfume Choices for the French Perfume Choices for the French "14ème Juillet" Holiday

Columns 07/13/16 15:02 (7 comments)

July 14th is known to many outside of France as Bastille Day , but in France this date is called fête nationale or le 14 juillet . It's a double anniversary, the storming of the Bastille on July 14th 1789 and the Festival of the Federation on July 14th 1790, and it symbolizes the end of the Monarchy and the beginning of what is now called the French Republic. The French love to celebrate this day in a big way! First, there's the Bal du 14 juillet , a g... (more)

A small selection of fragrances in honor of Bastille Day, with the powdery, spicy carnation in the spotlight.

Leaving Your Fragrant Comfort Zone - Powdery and White Floral Scents

Leaving Your Fragrant Comfort Zone - Powdery and White Floral ScentsColumns 07/05/16 11:07 (11 comments)

Fragrantica writers try to pull each other out of their fragrant comfort zones by making suggestions to try something unexpected.

Addicted: Modern Angels

Addicted: Modern AngelsColumns 06/30/16 12:49 (13 comments)

Marlen discusses the significance of Mugler's Angel and his new love for the brand with the recent Angel Muse and Pure Tonka.

Coconut-Laced Fantasies: A Round up of Coconut Suntan Lotion Fragrances

Coconut-Laced Fantasies: A Round up of Coconut Suntan Lotion FragrancesColumns 06/28/16 09:47 (33 comments)

What's the single scent that reminds you of vacation? Coconut. Find a selection of perfumes with coconut for men or women and add your own in the comments.

The Fragrances That Triggered Our Love of Perfume

The Fragrances That Triggered Our Love of PerfumeColumns 06/25/16 08:13 (55 comments)

"Pleasure is the flower that passes, remembrance the lasting perfume." Which scents triggered your own perfume fascination?

The Dirty Monoi Project: Creating my Private Fragrance With Sven Pritzkoleit - Part 1

The Dirty Monoi Project: Creating my Private Fragrance With Sven Pritzkoleit - Part 1Columns 06/21/16 08:12 (20 comments)

German perfumer Sven Pritzkoleit challenged Miguel Matos to create his dream perfume in a long distance collaboration and here is the first part of the process.

The Life Span of a Perfume: Mixing and Aging

The Life Span of a Perfume: Mixing and AgingColumns 06/14/16 20:17 (32 comments)

"Imagine, how many different developments happen inside a perfume of dozens of active compounds?!"

Fragrant Finland: An Emerging Scentscape & Tax Free Vikings

Fragrant Finland: An Emerging Scentscape & Tax Free VikingsColumns 06/02/16 04:41 (9 comments)

"The tax free shop is the favourite place for perfume shopping for us"

"Signature Perfumes" and "My Perfume Self"

Columns 05/20/16 11:11 (15 comments)

What do we mean by it?

This Week in Fragrance: Sniffa-Picasso, Hair Spray & Lush Art

This Week in Fragrance: Sniffa-Picasso, Hair Spray & Lush ArtColumns 04/27/16 14:34 (7 comments)

This week's top stories: Synesthesia technology; the decline of celeb scents; fragrance for the hair; Lush cosmetics' new art exhibit; and scent/taste/age research.

Addicted: The Fragrance Junkie Visits L'Erbolario

Addicted: The Fragrance Junkie Visits L'ErbolarioColumns 04/26/16 19:21 (24 comments)

"Remember the first time you visited a fragrance boutique you had only ever heard of or dreamed about? The eagerness? The excitement?"

The Difficulties of a Niche Market: An Australian Perspective

The Difficulties of a Niche Market: An Australian PerspectiveColumns 04/18/16 16:03 (18 comments)

"Andy joked with me and suggested that he’ll create a fragrance called LONESOME HOPPER, referencing the lonesome kangaroo hopping through endless plains in Australia."

Scent & Style: Synaesthesia Explored Through Trends in Beauty

Scent & Style: Synaesthesia Explored Through Trends in BeautyColumns 04/07/16 03:31 (22 comments)

Experience the art of makeup, though fragrance.

The 100 Days ChallengeThe 100 Days Challenge

03/29/16 17:46 (37 comments)

10 Years of Terre d'Hermes: Facts & Trivia10 Years of Terre d'Hermes: Facts & Trivia

03/22/16 12:30 (7 comments)

Addicted: Love, Loss & RecoveryAddicted: Love, Loss & Recovery

03/17/16 10:01 (28 comments)

Lancaster Le Parfum SolaireLancaster Le Parfum Solaire

03/09/16 16:29 (6 comments)

Synethesia - My Sensory Mash-Up WorldSynethesia - My Sensory Mash-Up World

02/28/16 15:22 (13 comments)

Addicted: The Most Ridiculous QuestionAddicted: The Most Ridiculous Question

02/14/16 12:27 (49 comments)

Talking Dirty: Goût de TerroirTalking Dirty: Goût de Terroir

01/15/16 06:35 (15 comments)

Addicted: The Worst Thing I Ever SmelledAddicted: The Worst Thing I Ever Smelled

01/02/16 05:00 (232 comments)

All I Want For Christmas - Miguel's WishlistAll I Want For Christmas - Miguel's Wishlist

12/15/15 14:58 (15 comments)

All I Want for Christmas! All I Want for Christmas!

12/14/15 08:46 (36 comments)

Addicted: Ramblings of a Fragrance JunkieAddicted: Ramblings of a Fragrance Junkie

12/02/15 12:37 (78 comments)

Golden Winter 2015Golden Winter 2015

11/11/15 10:05

Perceptions of Sweetness: Facets and SurprisesPerceptions of Sweetness: Facets and Surprises

06/28/15 08:00 (10 comments)

Scented Memories of Our FathersScented Memories of Our Fathers

06/20/15 05:27 (34 comments)

An American in London: Penhaligon’sAn American in London: Penhaligon’s

05/26/15 17:04 (16 comments)

Freesia: Out for The FlowerFreesia: Out for The Flower

04/08/15 17:45 (13 comments)

How Many Roses?How Many Roses?

03/18/15 16:55 (21 comments)

Perfumed FansPerfumed Fans

02/25/15 16:13 (15 comments)

more News from category Columns
 1  2  3  4 

Advertisement

New Perfumes

Inle IrisMemo
Inle Iris

Moon LeatherMemo
Moon Leather

Patchouli N' RosesReminiscence
Patchouli N' Roses

CrushVictoria`s Secret
Crush

BaraondaNasomatto
Baraonda

Summer Rock! Sweet Candy Shakira
Summer Rock! Sweet Candy

Summer Rock! Fruity VibesShakira
Summer Rock! Fruity Vibes

AlizarinPenhaligon`s
Alizarin

Oud de NilPenhaligon`s
Oud de Nil

Dreaming EtermalScent by Alexis
Dreaming Etermal

Closer Swan CityEmina Jahovic
Closer Swan City

BlackpepperComme des Garcons
Blackpepper

OudOtoori
Oud

Deep in The WildOtoori
Deep in The Wild

Casual 2 Oksana RobskiBrocard
Casual 2 Oksana Robski

4711 Acqua Colonia Red Apple & ChiliMaurer & Wirtz
4711 Acqua Colonia Red Apple & Chili

HyperboleCourreges
Hyperbole

ContinuumIkiryō
Continuum

Wild Denim No. 14The Master Perfumer
Wild Denim No. 14

Dark Tobacco No. 23The Master Perfumer
Dark Tobacco No. 23

Oriental Summer No. 11The Master Perfumer
Oriental Summer No. 11

Winter SunVartan Perfumes
Winter Sun

PeridotVartan Perfumes
Peridot

ContentmentVartan Perfumes
Contentment

LibraryVartan Perfumes
Library

Garden DewdropVartan Perfumes
Garden Dewdrop

CarnelianVartan Perfumes
Carnelian

Want Pink GingerDSQUARED²
Want Pink Ginger

Peonia NobileAcqua di Parma
Peonia Nobile

Adidas UEFA Champions League Arena EditionAdidas
Adidas UEFA Champions League Arena Edition

Popular brands and perfumes: