Monthly Archives: June 2014

Monday Question – What Is Your Favorite 2014 Perfume Release So Far?

So many launches, too many to know them all, we know, we complain, but in the end we are still excited about new perfumes to smell, new scented experiences to make and new lines to explore. 2014 is half way … Continue reading

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Class Act – Review: Papillon Artisan Perfumes Anubis, Tobacco Rose and Angélique

By Tara I can’t remember a time when I’ve been this impressed by the launch of a new fragrance line. British perfumer Liz Moores is the creator of Papillon Artisan Perfumes and this is her first collection of three eau … Continue reading

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French Summer – Review: Jul Et Mad Aqua Sextius

By Sandra Julien and Madalina are the beautiful couple behind the relatively new perfume brand Jul et Mad, one of my favorite newcomers in the field of perfumery. They are sharing their love story with us through the launch of … Continue reading

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Monday Question – Do You Store Your Perfumes Differently According To Season?

Hello, after a long weekend in the country (from Thursday to Sunday, lucky me!), I am back for the last week before school is out for the summer and life’s routines are out the window… 😉 So today we are … Continue reading

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Unassuming Beauty – Review: Editions de Parfums Frédéric Malle Eau de Magnolia

By Tara The brand new Eau de Magnolia has a breezy loveliness about it. At first I wondered if it was too understated to make an impact next to its more striking companions in the Editions de Parfums line-up, but … Continue reading

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People In Perfumeland – Arielle Weinberg Of Scents Of Self

Ari of Scents Of Self is a very special person. She is very young, very quirky, sometimes weird, always funny and incredibly likeable. She blogs about perfume. Most of the time, that is. Other times she blogs about what is dearest … Continue reading

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The Lady Is a Tramp – Review: Tramp by Lenthéric (now by Mayfair)

Hello delicious Olfactoria’s Travelers, Portia coming to you all the way from Australian Perfume Junkies and Perfume Posse and today I’d like to introduce you to something a very dear frag buddy of mine in Australia gave me a sample … Continue reading

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Monday Question – What Are The Top Three Perfumes On Your Wishlist Right Now?

What is on your wishlist? Money and availabilitiy nothwithstanding, which perfumes would you want the most? Do you always buy the first thing on your wishlist next or do some scents skip the line? How many items are on your … Continue reading

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My Favorite Things – Summer 2014 Edition

I haven’t done a Favorite Things post for a while, so today I want to compile a list of things that I do, see, crave, use or love at the moment and hope you will share yours in the comments. … Continue reading

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Who Said It’s Not Easy Being Green? – Perfume Lovers London, 22nd May 2014

By Tara The New Cavendish Club is sadly closing so we gathered at the venue behind Oxford Street for one last time to explore the wide range of fragrances with a green facet. Event organiser Lila Das Gupta led through … Continue reading

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