Tag Archives: Leather

Honey Trap – Review: Ramon Monegal Cuirelle

By Tara I’ve been curious about Cuirelle ever since I heard that it was a different, softer, take on leather compared to the usual animal hide. So I was grateful when the Cookie Queen kindly sent me a couple of … Continue reading

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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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A Norwegian In Dubai – Review: Ramon Monegal Dubai Next To Me EdP

By Sandra With all due respect I understand if you want to turn off your computer now. This is another city exclusive and it is available only at Bloomingdale’s in Dubai. I hear you! I wanted to throw my arms … Continue reading

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Old Leather- Review: CB I Hate Perfume Old Leather Premium Accord

Hey there Olfactoria’s Travelers, Portia from Australian Perfume Junkies and Perfume Posse here and thrilled to be spending some time with you all. Today I am looking at a fragrance from one of the most interesting and enigmatic of the Independent … Continue reading

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Precious Metals – Review: Atelier Cologne Gold Leather and Silver Iris

By Tara As you are probably aware, Atelier Cologne make Cologne Absolues which are cologne style fragrances with the lasting power of eau de parfums. The line is generally very well done and extremely wearable. Gold Leather and Silver Iris … Continue reading

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Rolling Thunder – Review: Robert Piguet Bandit

Editor’s Note: Who would have thought that gentle Sandra had this wild side in her? We are in for treat with the coming review. I’m glad Sandra took on Bandit, as for me the perfume is sadly unwearable, but I … Continue reading

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Hearts And Crafts – Les Mains d’Hermès, A Documentary

I couldn’t resist to share this wonderful movie with you. In this documentary, we get to take a peek into the world of Hermès craftsmen and their work. I find it very touching how they talk about their love for … Continue reading

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Monday Question – Your Ideal Perfume: Give Me Your Brief, Please!

I’m sure you have often dreamed of the one, the ideal perfume. The scent that you would make for yourself if you could. Let’s play today, let’s be creative directors for a day: Give me your perfume brief. What should … Continue reading

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A Lovely Morning – Perfume Shopping With Aussies

This Monday I had the pleasure of meeting Portia of Australian Perfume Junkies and her charming boyfriend Jin for breakfast at Vienna’s Café Central, a traditional Kaffeehaus that not only sports a fantastic ambience, but also serves bacon and eggs. … Continue reading

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