Triple Threat: The House of Oud

“Andrea Casotti’s concept is an exciting freestyle, the personal accumulations of a nuclear engineer who is also a visionary, a street artist and a perfumer: a chameleon-like explorer who employs dynamics, colours and the ingredients of his fragrance house with talent to reproduce a vibrant synthesis of widely different universes in every one of his... Continue Reading →

Nobile 1942 Four Square

“Everything started with Umberto Nobile, Massimo’s grandfather, a name that has always been synonymous with luxury fragrances. Since the early 30s he represented Nina Ricci perfumes and in 1942, at the heigh of Second World War, he decided to open a perfumery for his wife in Rome. It became a family tradition: Massimo’s father did... Continue Reading →

Monsillage: Double Vision

SECOND IMPRESSIONS: “Similar to a movie scenario that sets the tone by recreating a particular atmosphere and giving insight into the characters’ personas, the real-life stories behind each of the Monsillage perfumes are a way to create a bond with the perfumes and enhance the perfume experience. The perfumer finds inspiration in past travels, one-of-a-kind... Continue Reading →

A Layered Trio

“(Audacity) Those of you that wear this be warned. You will become the center of attention, the alpha-male of the room. So wear it with pride.…(Ecstasy) The feeling of joy, sexual tension and happiness transcends into your very own body while wearing this statement-making "here I am" fragrance that will make you the center of... Continue Reading →

Inner Fire

GOLDS + GREENS: "The gold standard Citrus Vetiver based fragrance with patented slow-release technology. The slow-release technology makes the citrus-based perfume last longer." Click Play, to hear my thoughts on this one. HousePanah LondonOriginUKFragrance24K CitrusYear2018NoseChristian Carbonnel and Kedra HartConcentrationExtrait De ParfumGenderU/MSeasonDial In Your Mood RingSize/Cost30ml/$106Source/LinkPanah LondonSoundtrackLemon Dribble by Karenn, 2019Rating94%

Three Variable Sides To Every Story

Akaster: “This distinguished and charismatic oriental fragrance is structured around the Taif rose and Bulgarian rose, enhanced by a bouquet of woody notes (patchouli and oud). An indulgent scent, Akaster reveals a praline note which adds a hint of sensuality.”… Lippizan: “Lipizzan Inspired by the daring horse race that charmed France during the King Louis... Continue Reading →

Anticipation

"Intent on getting lost in heady afflictions. Richly rubbery, stubbornly unattainable, inviting to touch. Hot like a sun-licked car bonnet yet smooth like the inside of an oyster shell. A familiar scene that’s hard to catch and harder to forget. Volatile of its own volition. Piquant, irreverent and sort of troubled." Click Play, to hear... Continue Reading →

Indulgent Florals

“A unique personality and a captivating soul that expresses freedom and purity. White citrus flowers mixed with black currant. A refined amber blend highlighted by the hints of sweet peach and coconut notes leading to a soft and delicate sensation on the skin. PERFETTA is dedicated to a woman who proudly grows up in a technological... Continue Reading →

Whittling Wonderful

“Derived from the Turkish name for wood, Odoon is an ode to the wood where it becomes the main character, front, and center. Showcasing the simple beauty inherent in wood, from forest to workshops and sap to ashes, it awakens instinctive respect.” HousePekjiOriginTurkeyFragranceOdoonYear2015NoseÖmer IpekçiConcentrationExtrait de ParfumSeasonAll Season Pass To The Great OutdoorsSize/Cost50ml / $165SourceImpossible-Color.comSoundtrackair over... Continue Reading →

Metroscent

“It’s not easy to create a fragrance inspired by the name of one of the most diverse, evolving and breathtaking cities in the world. New York is an unforgettable inspiring place. With two different beautiful images in the perfumers mind, the glorious summer in New York, and the fancy winter which means spending Christmas time... Continue Reading →

Sublime Shimmer

“A spicy saffron and cardamom hint, enriched with the essence of the rose mixed with the intense and deep aroma of the most refined leather. Special essences blend in a mix of feelings that envelope the body in a warm and regenerating embrace. The Straordinaria woman is a voluptuous and feminine, self-confident female figure. A woman... Continue Reading →

Equinox Redux

SACRED vs PROFANE: “Evil lurks in each of us and we hold it in check: envy, cowardice, contempt, hatred can lead us if exasperated to unimaginable and unmentionable acts. The secret will remain hidden in a casket within us and only comes out when we speak to ourselves in front of a mirror: because we... Continue Reading →

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