November 3, 2013

Perfume News Update From the French-Italian-US Corridor

OMG! What happened?  If my beat truthfully included only Paris, September and October would have been delightfully but manageably crazy. In mid-September, the […]

September 24, 2013

Rives de la Beauté : Aftermath

48 HOURS after Les Rives de la Beauté  2013 reached record high-water marks at La Cour des Senteurs in Versailles and The Liquides Perfume Bar in the Paris Ma […]

September 7, 2013

Urgent News Flash: Projected Path of “Les Rives de la Beauté” 2013

“Les Rives de la Beauté”, a singular meteorological beauty and artistic perfumery phenomenon, is forecast to touch down in Paris on Wednesday, September 18 […]

July 22, 2013

Jacques Huclier: A Perfumer’s Take on Cocktails at the Mandarin Oriental

While the days of the 2 martini lunch in New York of the ‘60s may be past, cocktail bars in Paris of the ‘10s are flourishing. Sharing mid-summer cocktails […]

July 15, 2013

Takasago Raw Materials from China

Takasago Raw Materials from China
The art of creating fragrances that adapt eastern harmonies to western tastes, was the theme of a recent press workshop at the […]

July 8, 2013

Robert Piguet at Jovoy, Paris

Robert Piguet is officially at Jovoy, Paris as of today. 
 
I caught up with Robert Piguet’s CEO Joe Garces, who was in Jovoy this afternoon with Mathieu d […]

July 4, 2013

Happy 4th of July! Welcome to sarahcolton.com

Happy 4th of July! Welcome to www.sarahcolton.com
I’m a Paris-based American perfume lover, and have chosen July 4th — a day of celebrations and fir […]

July 2, 2013

Prudence Paris

Prudence is an exotic white flower of easy approach and sparkling luminosity, presented in a bouquet of fictitious simplicity.  Yet, the only thing simple abou […]

July 1, 2013

Arquiste’s Carlos Huber on European Tour

I caught a glimpse of Arquiste’s creator, Carlos Huber, at  Liquides perfume bar in the Marais last week. Fresh from being honored as a Top Five Fifi Fin […]

June 12, 2013

Karl Brandl at Jovoy with Ades de Venustas Iris Nazarena

Karl Brandl, co-owner of Ades de Venustas was recently with François Hénin at Jovoy to present Iris Nazarena, the second fragrance from his ground breaking Ne […]