Balancing Delicacies

“Inspired by the cultural melting pot and fragrance hub of the Ancient World with its bustling markets and port. Combines oud with the freshness of a cologne tradition. Classical.” HouseSarah Baker PerfumesOriginUKFragranceSymmetryYear2020NoseChris MauriceConcentrationEDPSeason/MoodIn The Mood For LoveSize/Cost50ml / $95Source/LinkSarah Baker PerfumesSoundtrackVLA 1 by Aperus, 2018Rating93%

Luminous Violet Meets Senjojiki Coastline

"Neandertal light is in stark contrast to Neandertal dark, a journey which explores concepts of olfactory dissonance. Radiant and expansive Neandertal light concentrates on the present and as such, possesses a linear and harmonious structure.…this fragrance captures a suspended snapshot in time…." Click Play, to hear my thoughts on this one. HouseNeandertalOriginUKFragranceLightYear2018NoseChris MauriceConcentrationEDPGenderUSeasonSpring through Early... Continue Reading →

EP 95: A Bold Bouquet

PERFUMING COSMOLOGY: In a nod to the man who invented what would become modern day chemistry comes a fragrance by Italian house Kemi Blending Magic. They say: "You are not a drop in an ocean, you are an entire ocean within a drop...." Makes me think.... Click play to learn more about how this made... Continue Reading →

EP 56: Intimate Complexity

Before you go in deep to the audio portion here, rest assured, this is just plain gorgeous (I refrained from all caps). Seen as an Oriental woody (is it OK to use the 'O' word anymore?), this is a lush trip through blended spices and so much more. You may want to put on some... Continue Reading →

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