My journey with Sylvaine Delacourte creations began many years ago. Yet then I didn’t even know that this beautiful lady is the nose behind the famous Guerlain Insolence, and could not even imagine that years later I would be chatting to her in Milan…. Back in 2009 I was just making my first steps into […]
via La Collection Vanille by Sylvaine Delacourte — Bonjour Perfume
A great summary of Sylvaine Delacourte’s new collection! Right now, the Discovery Box for this collection is reduced from 12 euros to 4 euros with free shipping, I’ve just ordered mine, and if you follow this link, the website says you and I both get a small discount on a subsequent order. Ms. Delacourte’s website also has some very appealing holiday offers, so check those out!
via The Ugly History of Beautiful Things: Perfume
Some fascinating history and facts about a few of the animalic essences that have been most prized in perfumery.
The last several months I have contacted many people who had written to me in Jan/Feb to request bottles. I’ve filled about as many of those requests as I can with what I had in stock (minus a few people that I couldn’t reach via email). I’m now listing the few remaining bottles here. These bottles have […]
via Some Final Bottles Available — Perfume in Progress
If you always wanted some fragrances from Sonoma Scent Studio, this is your last chance! Award-winning perfumer Laurie Erickson is retiring from the perfume business and may have a buyer for Sonoma Scent Studio. She has a small number of bottles of her fragrance creations still available for purchase. I’m sad to see such a gifted artisan perfumer leave the scene but I am confident Laurie will flourish in her next phase.
. Portia . Hello Fellow Fumies, At APJ we have a Saturday Question. Everyone gets to chime in with an answer, chat with other responders and it’s a fun event each week. Taking sides never means taking offence and everyone keeps it respectful and light, even though we can sometimes trawl the depths. The idea […]
via Saturday Question: What is Your Fave Date Night Fragrance? — Australian Perfume Junkies
APJ’s Saturday Questions are great fun if you like fragrance! The blog is rebuilding after a disastrous hack that caused the loss of followers, so go check it out, it’s a great online fragrance community.