Cuir Soyeux by Francesca Bianchi for Perfume Lounge Amsterdam

Perfume Lounge, a renowned niche perfumes boutique in Amsterdam is celebrating its 10 years anniversary with a bespoke Extrait du Parfum created by Francesca Bianchi. The official launch&celebration party took place yesterday (26th October), so now I’m allowed to tell you more about it. I had the pleasure of meeting one of the owners, Tanja… Continue reading Cuir Soyeux by Francesca Bianchi for Perfume Lounge Amsterdam

Bright Lights, Hot Days&Crazy Nights: Los Angeles Perfume Review – Gallivant (2019)

I met Nick Steward, the founder of Gallivant in Milan during Esxence 2019 in April, all smiles as he pulled out a sample of “the new perfume” and sprayed some on my hand. Where are we going now? I asked, testing the new fragrance with friends. He wouldn’t say at first but we insisted. Los Angeles,… Continue reading Bright Lights, Hot Days&Crazy Nights: Los Angeles Perfume Review – Gallivant (2019)

Nosy Questions Plus Perfume Myths Debunked (Again)

So, you’re a perfume lover. That does impress me much, so am I! As one, you must’ve heard a lot of Frequently Asked Questions regarding your perfume love, hobby, passion, its financial consequences, your taste…and some strong opinions, mostly unrequested. I know that I did in the course of time, and as much as I… Continue reading Nosy Questions Plus Perfume Myths Debunked (Again)

Beauty As Harmony – Pitti Fragranze 2019 Highlights Part III

Pensive, meditative, soulful, abstract and inspiring perfumes of Pitti, plus two bonuses from Sweden: I started my Pitti Fragranze reports with Roses, moved to Scents, Tastes and Heritage of Mediterranean, and now it’s time for my last Florence 2019 report. This took a bit longer than usual because I’ve been busy writing a couple of… Continue reading Beauty As Harmony – Pitti Fragranze 2019 Highlights Part III