The Palindrome Collection by Santi BurgasThe Palindrome Collection by Santi Burgas

Interviews 03/24/17 11:11

  I think you might have noticed that I've been following the new fragrances from the Santi Burgas brand since my review of the first collection, one which possessed quite a strange legend (and the fragrances themselves were not too original). I don't know why but somehow, instinctively, I felt that this guy would progress, and that's just what's happening. Each of his new fragrances is better and more interesting than the previous one. Santi learns from famous noses (Rosendo Mateu and ... (more)

Evgeniya talks to Santiago Burgas Bou about his two new fragrances

UNUM: UNUM: "Io Non Ho Mani Che Mi Accarezzino il Volto" or There Are No Hands

Fragrance Reviews 03/24/17 11:01 (3 comments)

Amazingly stylish Italian brand UNUM, founded by multi-talented Filippo Sorcinelli, is back! We hadn't seen anything from him at PItti Fragranze last autumn but now he is launching a new fragrance named after the famous photo-series by Mario Giacomelli - Io non ho mani che mi accarezzino il volto. Mario Giacomelli - a photographer famous for his "Scanno Boy" which was shown by John Szarkowski in the famous 1964 exhibition The Photographer’s Eye at the Museum of Modern Art in New York - is ... (more)

Filippo Sorcinelli launches a fragrance dedicated to a famous photo-series by Mario Giacomelli

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