perfume

An Ode to Perfume…

An Ode to Perfume…

I remember as a little girl, our house smelled…different. Incense wafted gently from the little prayer room in our basement through every room, enveloping the entire house in the scent...

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Veronique Gabai

Veronique Gabai

In a world of so many brands—especially beauty brands—I always get so excited when I’m...

8 months ago by

Summer Scents

Carnal Flower, Frederic Malle; Rose Atlantic, D.S. & Durga; Eau d’Orange Verte, Hermes;...

10 months ago by

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Guerlain Perfumer Boutique

Last week I stopped by the Guerlain counter at Bloomingdale’s (one of few places I find worth...

1 year ago by

Byredo’s La Sélection Valentine

Byredo’s La Sélection Valentine

Ahhh Valentine’s Day. The trickiest of holidays for a man to buy a woman a gift. Him: Flowers...

1 year ago by

11:11 Eau De Parfum

11:11 Eau De Parfum

At the beginning of November I met with Courtney Somer, founder of Lake & Skye. I was...

1 year ago by

A Functional Fragrance

A Functional Fragrance

Just before the Thanksgiving holiday, I went to meet with Jules, the Founder of The Nue Co. to hear...

2 years ago by

DS & Durga Atelier Dore

Studio Visit / D.S.&Durga

We all know smoking kills, but thank god we were all young, naive, and thought we were invincible so...

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