Pitti Fragranze 2019 – First Impressions, Thoughts&Musings

Pitti Fragranze, 17th Edition. Jean-Claude Ellena. Retrospective, talk with Chandler Burr, Rose&Cuir explained by the Master Perfumer himself. Spring Section. Niche, artisan perfumes. New perfume brands, a couple of long-awaited new perfumes launches. Florence. This seemed enough to start with. Months before going to Florence I kept hearing about brands and distributors who decided not… Continue reading Pitti Fragranze 2019 – First Impressions, Thoughts&Musings

Why, Hello Clarice: but_not_today /Filippo Sorcinelli

I had a chance to take a quick sniff of “the new one”, a perfume preview version sprayed quickly on my neck while I was attending an Unum event held in Milano, during Esxence 2018. There was something strange about it, even at a quick sniff…it caught my attention right there and then. I learned… Continue reading Why, Hello Clarice: but_not_today /Filippo Sorcinelli

People of Pitti – Pitti Fragranze 2018.

PITTI FRAGRANZE, FLORENCE 14-16.09.2018. – Part I Florence! One of the most beautiful cities in the world! Here I am again, just last Summer I was wondering around Tuscany: this time my experience of Florence is completely different, and I could return to it time after time. Pitti time is something special. A gathering of… Continue reading People of Pitti – Pitti Fragranze 2018.