Category Archives: Monday Question

Monday Question – What Is The Most Important (Or Most Interesting ) Thing Your Perfume Hobby Has Taught You?

Our perfume addiction infatuation hobby has us running after perfume itself, information about perfume or opinions about perfume a lot. It is impossible not to learn something on the way. What have you learned that seems most important to you? … Continue reading

Posted in Monday Question | Tagged , , | 49 Comments

Monday Question – What Was/Is /Will Be Your First Perfume Of 2015?

With January almost over, I dare ask you today; Did you already buy your first bottle of the new year? Are you planning your first purchase? Which perfume is first on your list for 2015? My Answer: I did pull … Continue reading

Posted in Hermès, Monday Question | Tagged , , , , , | 91 Comments

Monday Question – What Is On Your Nightstand Right Now?

When I did the People In Perfumeland interviews the question that got the most attention was the one about the nightstand. It sems to engage the nosy person in all of us. So today I want to know what you … Continue reading

Posted in Monday Question | Tagged | 65 Comments

Monday Question – What Are Your Favorite Delicate Perfumes?

A reader recently asked me about my favorite gentle, delicate scents. As she is pregnant right now, she can’t go for her usual beloved oriental bombs any longer, so she hoped for tips. We thought it would be a good … Continue reading

Posted in Monday Question | Tagged , , | 72 Comments

Monday Question – What Would You Do With Your Collection If You Couldn’t Use It?

Imagine you have accumulated a rather sizable collection of perfume over the years. Imagine you have a treasured closet full of gorgeous bottles holding precious fragrant liquids each holding a story, a memory or simply just smell freaking good to … Continue reading

Posted in Monday Question | Tagged , , | 91 Comments

Monday Question – Up, Up And Away! What Perfumes Do You Bring On A City Trip?

I am flying to NYC this week and I can hardly wait to get away. A few days just with my husband but without work and family pressures – ah. (For New Yorkers: I will be at Osswald on Saturday, … Continue reading

Posted in Monday Question | Tagged , , | 49 Comments

Monday Question – Which Vintage Perfume Would You Love To See Revived?

Last week Tara took us on a fascinating journey through the world of yesterday’s perfumes at the Osmotheque in Versailles. I’m sure I’m not the only one she inspired to dream about great perfumes that are sadly no longer available. … Continue reading

Posted in Monday Question | Tagged , , , | 44 Comments

Monday Question – Which Scent Would You Love To See As A Perfume?

Is there an everyday scent – food, flower, skincare product, whatever else strikes your fancy – that you would love to have in perfume form? Which scent do you think deserves to be made into a perfume? My Answer: I … Continue reading

Posted in Monday Question | Tagged , , , | 38 Comments

Monday Question – Which Perfume Name Do You Find Especially Fitting?

This MQ is inspired by Undina’s post of yesterday, where she recounted her story with Serge Lutens Boxeuses, a perfume that has a name that seems very fitting to the situation she describes. What perfume name do you think is … Continue reading

Posted in Monday Question | Tagged , , | 49 Comments

Monday Question – What Is Your Favorite Cosy Stay-In Perfume?

Nights are getting colder and longer and cocooning at home in front of a fire with a good book and a cashmere blanket seems incredibly attractive and preferable to braving wind and rain outside. Which perfumes are your best companions … Continue reading

Posted in Amber, Monday Question | Tagged , , , | 59 Comments