Ripe Tropical Fruit & Sandy Shores

“Rich and natural-smelling rather than sporty or cheap, the pineapple note is so well done here that it redeems the reputation of the much-maligned fruit. Hacivat wears on the skin as lightly as a white linen shirt in summer…” Click Play, to hear my thoughts on this one. House Nishane Origin Turkey Fragrance Hacivat Year […]

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Rare Malted Miracle

“Baraonda is an elemental mash up that smells distinctly of infinite possibility. The fragrance encourages a raw taste sensation. It is the result of a quest to evoke the powerful and mighty whisper of an olfactory stirring, which magically rejoins the whole and the nothing…” Click Play, to hear my thoughts on this one. This […]

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Looking Back and Forth

“A refined fragrance for men looking for a singular elegance…In 1904 in Paris, Caron was born out of the sparks that flew when two extraordinary people, Félicie Wanpouille and Ernest Daltroff, first met. It was the explosive union of a woman with fantastic intuition, and a perfumer as talented as he was determined. Two free […]

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Blushing Fruit

“At nightfall, the sky becomes misty letting the red light of the mill glimpse through the window. The horns sound and the spirit of celebration comes to the city…” Click Play, to hear my thoughts on this one. House BDK Parfums Origin France Fragrance Rouge Smoking Year 2020 Nose Amelie Bourgeois Concentration EDP Gender U/F-leaning […]

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Herbal Escalator

“Can nature be luxurious? Alive with vivid, natural elegance, Wood Infusion is a smooth oriental scent surrounded by an elixir of rich woods, buttery roots and aromatic notes…” Click Play, to hear my thoughts on this one. House Goldfield & Banks Origin Australia Fragrance Wood Infusion Year 2016 Nose unknown Concentration Perfume Concentrate Gender U […]

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Tip O’ The Tongue

“Experience an ancient ritual with raw cacao from the jungle combined with coarsely crushed spices, dried fruit, and fragrant herbs. Chocolatl is an exploration of cacao as a plant, not necessarily only as a confection, with all of its potential nuances…Quite the aphrodisiac…” Click Play, to hear my thoughts on this one. House Euphorium Brooklyn […]

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Herbal Tenderness

“Conveying the delicate line between understated yet having individuality, the fragrance envelopes the wearer with its complex and distinctive character, defined by a juxtaposition between dark green notes and smoky, velvety, woody scent accords, both fresh and warm in equal measure…” Special thanks to Smallflower. Click Play, to hear my thoughts on this one. House […]

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A Mellow Green Affair

“Symphonie Passion’s true alchemy lies in the fusion of these wondrous ingredients, harmonizing together into a work both energizing and soothing, thoughtful and passionate, novel and familiar. In short, a work of art from a house that never seems to deliver anything less…” Click Play, to hear my thoughts on this one. House Unum Origin […]

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Herbaceous Grooming

“Inspired by the wonderfully diverse, aromatic plants of Italy. This sophisticated men’s fragrance helps us to create new memories, but also to look to the past, encouraging us to: Keep the memory alive…” Click Play, to hear my thoughts on this one. House Milano Cento Origin Italy Fragrance Milano Cento Him Year 2019 Nose unknown […]

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Number 1 + 2

Luckyscent says of No. 1: “Built on crisp citrus, fresh spices and herbaceous, mossy green notes, No.1 veers away from tradition by supplementing that classic masculine structure with the strength of another iconic gentleman’s genre…” and of No. 2: “Perhaps we are going to end up in a leather armchair in a wood paneled room […]

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Minty Fleurs

“A heavenly freshness tinted with lime, cool mint and blackcurrant, softened by the generous fullness of mimosa blossoms from Provence. A celestial, musk-scented escape.” Click Play, to hear my thoughts on this one. House Maison Francis Kurkdjian Origin France Fragrance Aqua Celestia Year 2017 Nose Francis Kurkdjian Concentration EDT Gender U Season Summer, Spring Size/Cost […]

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Green, Clean + Promethean

Click Play, to hear my thoughts on this one. “An intriguing fragrance with a hint of eccentricity. Reminiscent of a Hinoki forest, smoky notes descend into subtle spice and dark green, earthy accords.” House Aesop Origin Australia Fragrance Hwyl Year 2017 Nose Barnabé Fillion Concentration EDP Gender U Season N/A Size/Cost 50ml, $135 Source Luckyscent.com […]

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