Tag Archives: Hermes

Angel Leather – Review: Hermès Cuir D’Ange

By Michael Cuir d’Ange is the twelfth addition to the Hermessence collection. I first tried this late 2014 during an all too common dash around the Sydney trying many many fragrances. To be honest, I was not enthused. At first … Continue reading

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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

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Monday Question – What Are Your Current Favorite Things?

This post is a bit of a combination of MQ and Favorite Things list, but I am curious about your current mini-obsessions and eager to share mine. So: What do you love at the moment? What are you obsessing over? … Continue reading

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Christmas Surprise – A Sneak Peek

I found a surprise by The Husband under the tree… What’s inside that box? Apparently he was busy counterfeiting. More to follow soon… ;)

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How To Sell Oranges – An Education

By The Husband Let me take you on a journey through the inner workings of a fictitious high-end store selling leather goods as well as silk products. As not to risk a libel suit (the store would be able to … Continue reading

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(Her-)Mèsmerized In New York City – Olfactoria Travelled

I am a lucky woman in so many respects. The most fabulous one of them all though is surely my husband. (I know Portia would agree! ;) ) The good husband works like a madman during the week – and … Continue reading

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Monday Question – Which Fall Release Are You Most Excited About?

New perfumes abound year-round, but fall is often the time to think about something new. So which of the scents released for this season catches your eye, or rather: nose? What new launch are you most interested in? Or have … Continue reading

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Iris In Disguise – Review: Hermès Paprika Brasil

Editor’s Note: I want to welcome Michael today. He is an Australian, living in Sydney and I met him in person last January when he and the inimitable Portia of Australian PerfumeJunkies visited Vienna. Michael has a great nose and an … Continue reading

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Paris In A Day – Olfactoria Travels Again

For my last birthday, my dear husband surprised me with the (to be honest somewhat uncharacteristically) romantic idea to go to Paris for a weekend. Of course I was raring to go. I am almost ashamed to admit that I … Continue reading

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Monday Question – What Perfume Do You Like To Wear In A Heatwave?

What perfume is ideal in great heat? Do you wear perfume when it is hot or do you prefer to go without? What is your favorite “cooling” scent? My Answer: It is hot here! We are having over 30 degrees … Continue reading

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