Scents,Tastes & Heritage of Mediterranean: Perfumes at Pitti Fragranze 2019 Part II

Welcome to Part II of my Pitti Fragranze 2019 report&highlights! While enjoying perfumes and fine Tuscan cuisine&vine in Florence, I noticed that quite a few perfume houses were inspired with scents, tastes and heritage of the Mediterranean basin, an endless source of inspiration. This is not a “new” trend, I see it simply as an… Continue reading Scents,Tastes & Heritage of Mediterranean: Perfumes at Pitti Fragranze 2019 Part II

Roses: From Goth to Illusionist’s – Perfumes at Pitti Fragranze 2019 Part I

While waiting for all of my fragrant impressions of Pitti Fragranze 2019 to macerate properly in order to choose perfumes which I’ll review in more detail, I decided to give you a short overview of a few newly launched and some already known rose-themed perfumes which were exhibited, right after writing about The Man Who… Continue reading Roses: From Goth to Illusionist’s – Perfumes at Pitti Fragranze 2019 Part I

Jean Claude Ellena: The Man Who Stole The Show – Pitti Fragranze 2019 Report

One of the greatest perfumers in the world, a Master Perfumer. Jean Claude Ellena. I love his creations. Through his work, he’s been a part of my life for years now! On my skin. Not surprising when you think about all the perfumes he signs! I also love him, maybe because I’m sentimental about his… Continue reading Jean Claude Ellena: The Man Who Stole The Show – Pitti Fragranze 2019 Report

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

Epicentro by Filippo Sorcinelli – New Perfume Review: Délire

“What do you think about it?” – he asked, softly. “It smells like fear…bitterness of loss… and…hope.” – I answered. Epicentro, the first fragrance in the Filippo Sorcinelli’s new collection Delire de Voyage, was presented for the first time at Esxence Milan 2019, and a multimedia artistic installation, featuring a synesthetic journey, took place on… Continue reading Epicentro by Filippo Sorcinelli – New Perfume Review: Délire

New Bruno Acampora Profumi: A Journey Through Time: Two Collections, Nine Perfumes

There is a new wind blowing, bringing changes: Acampora Profumi shall launch at Pitti Fragrance 2019 nine new perfumes in two new collections, and a trip through time! The inspiration behind these collections, and the first time ever for Acampora Profumi to open their lab doors to an independent perfumer – Miguel Matos , as… Continue reading New Bruno Acampora Profumi: A Journey Through Time: Two Collections, Nine Perfumes