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News Roundup 04/23/17 21:18

Before I start my overview of the last fragrant week on our website, I invite you to discuss our and your attractions towards weird smells. Do you like the smell of gasoline, mosquito sprays, or maybe even burning garbage?   Now, we can talk about high perfumery. Big perfume players, as usual, push through first.   Boucheron has announced its new collection of 6 fragrances called La Collection which draws inspiration from the memory of gem hunters. Traditional Neroli, Tuberose... (more)

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Strange Smells We Love (2017)Strange Smells We Love (2017)

Columns 04/23/17 10:46 (64 comments)

We perfume lovers are a strange lot. Not only does it seem we seek for the complicated bouquet of fragrant notes, we also learn to appreciate nuances that veer into the arcane or the researched (who can say they can appreciate civet off the bat?). But maybe it all has to do with having an inquisitive brain rather than a well developed nose after all. Because in the wealth of odors around us, we manage to recall peculiar and sometimes even outright repulsive stuff which makes us take note and ... (more)

Our writers discuss the smells that have them weak in the knees...from petroleum to tar and all the way to burning garbage. We bet you have some odd smells you like too! Share them in the comments.

Gallivant Perfumes: London, Tel Aviv, Brooklyn and Istanbul

Gallivant Perfumes: London, Tel Aviv, Brooklyn and IstanbulNiche Perfumery 04/23/17 10:12 (One comment)

Gallivant is a new indie perfume brand from London, founded and created by Nick Steward, former creative director for L'Artisan Parfumeur.

Using Kermode: Perfume Turns Critical

Using Kermode: Perfume Turns CriticalColumns 04/23/17 09:30 (3 comments)

What is perfume criticism's effect on the perfume industry?

Perfumed Horoscope April 24 - April 30

Perfumed Horoscope April 24 - April 30Fragrant Horoscope 04/23/17 07:42 (One comment)

This week we are looking at the planet of Perspective in astrology: Pluto. Change of Perspective most of the time refers to personal power and control. So those controlling folks will be less controlling, and those in need of control will start to think more independently...

Perfumes: Luxury or Industry products?

Perfumes: Luxury or Industry products?Interviews 04/22/17 10:35 (11 comments)

Sergey talks with Eugenie Briot, historian and Programme Manager of Givaudan Perfumery school, about the evolution of perfumes in the XIX century.

A New Candle from Carlos Huber's Arquiste

 A New Candle from Carlos Huber's ArquisteHome Scents 04/22/17 10:06 (One comment)

"Nocturnal Green Candle is the perfect NEW candle to set the ambiance with its scent of a garden and pool surrounded by a lush mirage of palm fronds, grass and tropical flowers on a warm evening."

Liu Jo Lovely U

Liu Jo Lovely U New Fragrances 04/22/17 04:15 (2 comments)

New fragrance from the fashion house of Liu Jo

Superstitious Frederic Malle Is Now in Stores!

Superstitious Frederic Malle Is Now in Stores!Fragrance Reviews 04/21/17 16:29 (9 comments)

A soapy aldehidic fragrance with an oriental vibe and a vintage chic.

The Comeback of Maître Parfumeur et Gantier

The Comeback of Maître Parfumeur et GantierInterviews 04/21/17 06:36 (6 comments)

Interview with the current owner of the brand, Fahad Alturki

From the Forums: Layers, Limits, and Drugstores

From the Forums: Layers, Limits, and DrugstoresFrom the Forums 04/21/17 06:32 (11 comments)

Let's jump around the forums from the art of layering scents, to the allure of the drugstore.

Naias by Sammarco: Nymphs, Nymphs, Paradise Things

Naias by Sammarco: Nymphs, Nymphs, Paradise ThingsFragrance Reviews 04/21/17 06:29 (3 comments)

Julietta discusses Naias by Giovanni Sammarco - a tender kiss from a floral fairy

Keira Knightley in the New Chanel Coco Mademoiselle Campaign

Keira Knightley in the New Chanel Coco Mademoiselle CampaignFragrance News 04/21/17 06:22 (13 comments)

New Chanel Coco Mademoiselle ad campaign

Premiere Note Olfactive Partitures: New Collections and New Fragrances

Premiere Note Olfactive Partitures: New Collections and New FragrancesArt Books Events 04/20/17 06:04

Premiere note presents 6 new fragrances: Aura Tonka, Rose Sheherezade, Tasman Santal, Acacia Blanc, Blush Pear and Jade Osmanthus.

Sospiro Diapason and Ensemble

Sospiro Diapason and EnsembleNiche Perfumery 04/20/17 05:56 (One comment)

New fragrances of the Sospiro collection

Monotheme Mimosa

Monotheme MimosaNew Fragrances 04/20/17 05:52

A new fragrance for the Monotheme Classics Collection.
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Davana & Vanille Bourbon100 Bon
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DivaEudora
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Amor AmoraAvon
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Frozen MaracujáAvon
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Frozen CitrusAvon
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Lovely ULiu Jo
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Caramelos Artesanos en BarcelonaZara
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The No. 2 For Osswald NYCM. Micallef
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