Beaufort by 4

“BeauFort London is a line of fragrances inspired by elements of British history, both real and imagined. With scents that are heavily influenced by stories of the sea, trade, and war. Guided by a preoccupation with the darker elements of British history, BeauFort London works with accomplished perfumers to create fragrances that are bold and... Continue Reading →

Alexandra Bachand’s Greenway

“The composition (Écorce Verte) is adorned with a lively green bouquet with citrus zest and fresh herbs, highlighted by a sparkling note of Calabrian bergamot. The scent evokes a gentle walk in the forest, the grass is freshly cut, the leaves twirl in the wind, the smell of green tea rises delicately and is adorned... Continue Reading →

The King Redux

"Spritz of Atlas cedar, iso e super, and Cypriol musk on white collared suits, surely Moira will come to you. Your scent, a pheromone of spells, becomes inevitable for her to ignore, surely Moira will come to you. She is grappled by notes of vanilla pod and woods on cleanly shaved face, an enchanted sense... Continue Reading →

The Singing Conifers

“This scent is a confluence the coniferous forests and the incense burning in the newly settled hamlet. It's a confluence of cultures and of scents….Here in Saint Louis, the word “confluence” is used for many reasons. Of course, the easiest connection is the meeting of the Missouri and Mississippi Rivers. But also, due to its origins... Continue Reading →

Fruit of the Vine

FLORAL DOUBLE-TAKE: “The cistern is an architectural resource for storing water, generally potable and widely used in Andalusian Spain. Aljibe Extrait De Parfum represents the garden of an Andalusian cistern, where everything revolves around a dry floral body, and a green outlet on a base with a wet stone effect. Daring and particular, Aljibe stands... Continue Reading →

Tobacco: Smoky, Soft, Sweet

DRIED, SMOKED, HONEY-DRENCHED. Well, well, well. Take an extended drag while scrolling through with us and this full house of fragrances! As a non-smoker I cannot truly vouch for the pleasures that are sought in the world of tobacco, however I think I’ve searched and found several wide uses and interpretations in the world of... Continue Reading →

Tantric Timber

"A symbol of spirituality and a medium of communication between the land and the divine for many civilizations, sandalwood also has a warm sensuality that's released on skin. In Tantrico, the velvety character of sandalwood is perfectly balanced by the aromatic notes of sage, juniper and cypress. Tantrico stays close to the skin but has impressive longevity." Click Play,... Continue Reading →

Aromatic Utopia

“This Olibanum-based perfume is a clean veil like the morning atmosphere after the nightly religious processions in the city of Granada, LaAurora is a fragrance of subtle sophistication belonging to the Oriental Amber family, and is dedicated to the Virgin of La Aurora, Queen and Mother of the Albaycín/Granada.” Click Play. HouseRicardo Ramos Perfumes de... Continue Reading →

Arrested Subconscious

A RARE CLASSIC: "Galaad is a exotic leather fragrance, an invitation on a journey, the scent of an elegant rider who travels the world, a cosmopolitan spirit who loves the shade of tall trees and the freshness of mountain streams. A fragrance that is protective and assertive, yet utterly refined, emanating a peaceful self-assurance." Click... Continue Reading →

Hot Honeyed Hue

HONEY-DIPPED FLEURS!: “A hot breeze of Immortelle flower blowing on a dreamy skin for hours....set amongst the parched, rocky terrain, Bois Lumiere projects a dusty, intensely bright floral and woodsy character, honey sweet but bone dry, a hot desert wind that sings of sun-soaked relaxation and an almost alien beauty..” Click Play, to hear my... Continue Reading →

The Sarah Baker Range

BETTER SEAS + GARDENS (& unexpected journeys): From US-born, UK Based Sarah Baker, a visual artist and brand ambassador comes a flight of fancy. My first impressions of Sarah Baker Perfumes' Discovery Set include eight fragrances in all. These are all Extrait de Parfum. Broken down there are four noses here including: Sarah McCartney, Andreas... Continue Reading →

A Second Summer

"An addictive, dark fragrance with woody notes and a subtle hint of sweetness. It evokes the smell of warm skin and resinous wood...." Click play to learn more about how this made me feel. HouseLe LaboOriginFranceFragranceTonka 25Year2018NoseDaphné BugeyConcentrationEDPGenderUnisexSeasonAutumnSize/Cost50ml $192, 100ml $280SourceLuckyscent.comSoundtrackX Marks The Spot by Modelbau (2018)Rating88%

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