A Rose Vapor

“Smoke and rose perfume. Creating a perfume involves tremendous patience and experimentation. When I embarked on this process, I didn't fully know how engrossing it would become. Curiosity is a strong driver; the more you read, smell, experience, the more you want to know what this elusive scent is composed of, or what a certain... Continue Reading →

Best of 2020

2020. What can be said about this year? Lots, yes. Despite all the goings-on (good + bad) I managed to put my nose through the paces, and sprayed a heck of a lot of fragrances in the studio. There were a lot of good olfactory sensations in the air that did not make this list,... Continue Reading →

An Apple A Day As They Say

Ave Parfum says of this fragrance: “Destruction and renewal, a fragrance of opposites. Spring rain paints a pastoral picture, vivid watercolor of fields of daffodils reaching towards the sky while waterlogged crannies hold daffodils that are near collapse, their bloated stems prematurely decaying in the soggy soil.” Click Play, to hear my thoughts on this... Continue Reading →

EP 94: Uprooted, Uplifting

JUST LIKE HONEY: This has had it's time to warm nicely, and the more it blends with my cellular structure, the more supple a honey essence becomes and rises. This fact was not instantly apparent at the top, or even at the heart, but now with my skin's warmth it's arrived after post-production when I... Continue Reading →

EP 75: Greener Not Meaner

UPROOTED: Fresh bouquet of 'just kissed' deep greenery comes from the house of January Scent Project out of New England. Eiderantler is in its very own lane, containing a harvest of unfamiliar notes that raise an eyebrow, or nostril, as it were. OriginUSARating82%SourceAveParfum.comSoundtrackMovement 4 by Edouard Cheritel (2019)

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