Pencils and Perfumes

If a perfume can transport you to another place, another time – then imagine what that place would look like if it were a drawing. It was a sunny afternoon last month, when, I met perfumer Francesca Bianchi during a perfume event at the Annindriya perfume Lounge boutique in Amsterdam.In the beautiful garden behind the […]

Here is a fascinating exploration of how an artist interpreted three artisan fragrances without knowing anything about them other than who their creator was. Wonderful!

via Secret Scents: Drawing The unknown — Pencils & Perfumes : Where my drawings meet the olfactive world. 鉛筆と祈りと香水―香りの世界と出会う場所

Fragrantica and Pantone’s Colors of the Year

Fragrantica and Pantone’s Colors of the Year

Well, this is fun! Fragrantica has a new article today highlighting Pantone’s new “colors of the year”, which happen to be Rose Quartz and Serenity: A Melody of Rose Quartz and Serenity. Perfect for a blog named “Serenity Now”! The Fragrantica challenge to readers is to suggest their own fragrance building blocks for scents based on those colors.

Hydrangea Blooms Fragrantica

Photo: Fragrantica.com