after a kismet moment at last year's Wallpaper Handmade exhibition in Milan, where the UK glossy took inspiration from a line by German publisher Gerhard Steidl in the film How to Make a Book with Steidl. In it, he says his favorite scent is "a freshly printed book." After bringing on board...

Today's conscious perfume lover can now find beauty in a nature-based signature scent. When Coco Chanel famously said, "Wear perfume wherever you want to be kissed," she was no doubt planning herself a romantic February 14th. Sales of perfume always go up dramatically around Valentine's Day,...

"The Perfume Lover and Séville à l'aube" New L'Artisan perfume (article Grain de Musc) http://t.co/an8GJSdt "Olfactory art curator Chandler Burr shares science and romance of scents" (re: CB lecture in Palm Beach) http://t.co/4S0RZMWz RT @RojaDove: Don't miss me on the @TitchmarshShow...

I've never met blogger Denyse Beaulieu of Grain de Musc, who worked with perfumer Bertrand Duchaufour to develop Séville à l'Aube (and who wrote a book about the process: ). But I've corresponded with her, and I utterly fail the test for any sort of objective review: would I be completely...

Perfume lovers out there, there are four new fragrance that can now be purchased here in the Philippines. The latest perfume available now are Beyonce's Heat Rush Beyoncé Heat Rush instantly captures attention with sparkling top notes of passion fruit, blood orange and Brasilian Cherry. The...

It's a clever idea, putting your wine in a fragrance bottle, especially since perfume lovers and oenophiles share a passion for notes, aging, and layering. Does the idea of packaging other stuff as cosmetics appeal to you as a buyer, though, or would pouring out a glass of this wine make you...

The paperback edition of Alyssa Harad's Coming to My Senses, the US edition of Denyse Beaulieu's The Perfume Lover, plus Cult Perfumes by Tessa Williams, and two novels — The Perfume Collector by Kathleen Tessaro and Scent of Darkness by Margot Berwin. Published last year in hardback (see...

Which is Haitian Creole for: No, perfume? No lipstick.? In my family, lipstick and perfume seem to be the book ends to a good outfit. I never leave home without them on, especially when I'm meeting up with my mom. Or sister. Or aunts. Or cousins. Even when I meet up with my brother, he'll...

fragrance, but about how perfume has infused Denyse's own life. If you enjoy Denyse's perfume blog, Grain de Musc, you'll want to read The Perfume Lover. I consider Denyse a friend, so to avoid a conflict of interest, rather than write a traditional review of The Perfume Lover, I present a...

by Ann As a perfume lover, I find I'm getting braver as time goes on. As little as 2 years ago, I wouldn't go near a leather scent, gave lavender a wide berth, and avoided cumin like the plague (still do mostly). But now I'm branching out and have discovered a few scents I like...

 

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