September 22, 2016

Etat Libre d’Orange: Ten Years of Frivolity and Provocation — A Vision of Daring Proportions

 
 
 
While interviewing Etienne de Swardt the other day at Pitti Fragranze, I couldn’t help but be newly inspired by the singular genius, […]

September 9, 2016

Pitti Fragraze Florence — Before the Beginning

Photo courtesy of Pitti Fragranze
 
Florence, like a fine and beloved fragrance, is above all else a sensual and emotional experience.  Something about a […]

March 29, 2016

Bad Girls Perfume Book and Website Launch at Esxence, Milan

 
Bad Girls Perfume  The Book
and
www.badgirlsperfume.com The Website
Launch Party
at
Esxence, Milan
April 1 (No Joke!) at 2:30 pm
YOU
are invited to:
Bad […]

September 7, 2015

Creating the Future at Aedes de Venustas

 
 
 
While visiting with Karl Bradl and Robert Gerstner at Aedes de Venustas in New York last month, I witnessed the early steps of three bold n […]

August 18, 2015

Lubin at NYNOW

Gilles Thevenin Owner of  Parfums Lubin at NY NOW
 
 
On my first visit to the fabulous NYNOW at New York’s Javits Center, I had the chance […]

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 […]

June 14, 2015

‘Tango’ by Masque Fragranze at Esxence the Scent of Excellence

This ‘Sarah Colton Perfume Notes’ video was shot at Esxence Milan in March 2015, and is about ‘Tango’, a fragrance for women and men cre […]

May 28, 2015

Prudence Paris ‘Alexis’

Prudence Paris, launched ‘Alexis’, the fifth fragrance in its Men’s fragrance line in March at Esxence Milan 2015.
Created in honor of the deceased Comte […]