„Painting is the most beautiful of lies“ – Kees Van Dongen
If painting is the most beautiful of arts and if a fine perfume is a work of art, then…?
If the perfume is a work of art…then…Opardu by Puredistance.
There I was, at Esxence 2018., standing at the Carner Barcelona stand. Mr. Joaquim Carner greeted me, we talked a bit about previous collections, and then he asked…
Le Jardin Retrouve, a small, family-owned artisan perfume company is dear to me. I am, let this be clear, a friend and a supporter, not only because Clara and Michael are ever so sweet and gentle people, but because the perfumes they produce are niche in every sense, of the finest French provenience, they have a rich and exceptional history and high-quality standards.
Here’s my report on their Perfume Revival Project, and 4 fragrances.
“So, what exactly are you writing about?” a friend asked me directly. “With so many great perfumes coming up in a year, what’s all that niche buzz?” And…