November 11, 2019

1+1 Hongkong Oolong — The 1st NEZ perfume experience

 
 
A limited edition fragrance to accompany a bi-annual perfume periodical?
 
 
Jeanne Doré, NEZ Editor in Chief, and Maurice Roucel the p […]

November 1, 2019

Plume Impression

After a whirlwind adventure in Cannes during the TFWA trade-show, the rich and storied Plume Impression fragrance brand, has alighted again at Jovoy Paris.
&nbs […]

September 19, 2019

Bad Girls Literary Salon for Les Rives de la Beauté

 
 
I’m  hosting this year’s Rives de la Beauté literary salon to be held at:
 
La Place Concept Store
9 rue Française
75002 Paris
Le […]

July 29, 2018

Chris Collins Alchemy of Fragrance at JOVOY Parfums Rares – Paris

Chris Collins with Sarah Colton at Jovoy, Paris
Chris Collins Alchemy of Fragrance at JOVOY Parfums Rares – Paris
 
Sarah Colton and her PERFUME NOTE […]

July 2, 2018

Meet Shyamala Maisondieu — Givaudan Perfumer

“I was always looking up at the stars…”
 
Find out why Givaudan perfumer Shyamala Maisondieu came to craft both niche and selective fragrance […]

May 14, 2017

Cologne Making Workshop at the Grand Musée du Parfum in Paris

 
 
It would be difficult to find a more totally IN cultural, educational, and entertaining activity in Paris these days than a perfume making worksho […]

December 31, 2016

A Good Year For Bad Girls

 
2016 Was An Excellent Year for Bad Girls.
Watch Out 2017!
 
Here’s why.
Immediately after Bad Girls Perfume launched on April 1, 2016 at Esxe […]

August 1, 2015

Summer Reading for Perfumed Breezes

 
 
In France, vacationers divide themselves into ‘juilletistes’ and ‘aoûtiens’ depending upon whether they take summer holidays in July or A […]

July 6, 2015

Atelier Cologne ‘Sud Magnolia’ — A Summer Affair

These hot summer days I can’t seem to get enough of my Atelier Cologne ‘Sud Magnolia’. A fragrance I’d never met until three days ago.  A brand I’d n […]

June 28, 2015

Hats and Perfumes — Inhabit Another Dimension

Like Perfumes, hats have a life of their own and inhabit another dimension.
They can take us there if we are willing to play.
 
 
 
The “Jo […]