DS & Durga By The Half Dozen

“The power of scent is equal to that of sight and sound. A great scent is a world you can return to over and over–a keyhole into another realm. You can travel via the mind-nose connection to larger collective spaces…Our scents are fragments of half-remembered myths and imaginary landscapes that invite exploration. They are an... Continue Reading →

Three Sides of Floris

“Quietly and meticulously composing a symphony, a perfect balance between art and science. Our elegance is borne from experience not artifice. Made in Britain, using the finest essential oils and essences gathered from around the world. Discover the skill and artistry that goes into the creation of a Floris fragrance. It's a skill that has been passed down for 9... 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%

Mirrors Without Smoke

"Since ancient days, disparate societies separated by thousands of miles and thousands of years have all nevertheless used incense as a centerpiece of their spiritual practices, and it's certainly no mystery why- with its delicate, ethereal nature, incense seems like a crucial connection point between our world and a higher plane of existence where the... Continue Reading →

Mesopotamian Serenity

"In the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, one of the seven wonders of the world, Amytis of Media, wife of the great king, rediscovers her native land: the woody mountains of cypress, cedar, and almond trees, fig orchards, quince, pomegranate, and orange trees. It is in this Eastern paradise where Mušhuššu, the protective genius, envelops us... Continue Reading →

Sheer Citrus

“Every creation is meticulously developed on-island at historic Stewart Hall under the direction of Perfumer Isabelle Ramsay-Brackstone. "Art reflects environment," she says and Bermuda's authenticity is present in every bottle filled by hand. You can catch Isabelle in the Perfumery early in the morning weighing essential oils and blending them into a fragrance that captures... Continue Reading →

Shadow of Rose & a 2nd Wind

“A romantic and feminine scent combining delicate rose, leafy greens, apricot and soft woods. In ancient Greek mythology, wild roses are a powerful symbol of love and adoration. They are also strongly associated with the Greek goddess of beauty and love, Aphrodite, who is often depicted with a crown of roses.” HouseKorresOriginGreeceFragranceApothecary Wild RoseYear2013 /... Continue Reading →

Precious Woods

"Santalum Slivers drives summer citrus juices into the depths of sandalwood. A bracingly fresh yet comfortingly sweet composition, Santalum Slivers splinters searing clarity into skin. Like dewy air evaporating beneath the mid-morning sun, Santalum Slivers evolves from a solid to a vapor to a liquid in the blink of an eye. Sandalwood is the irrefutable... 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 →

Fresh Garden Party

“A refreshing and spicy scent that combines sweet mountain pepper, bergamot, crisp apple with moss and woods. Mountain Peppers are known for their sweet and fruity taste at first, followed by a lingering peppery after taste. The same can be said for its fragrance, which makes it ideal unexpected spice in masculine scents. Suitable for... Continue Reading →

A Rosy Time Capsule

RUDDY ROSE: “Cinabre is a real revolution in the fragrances made of roses. It creates the fragrance of a magic rose with a breakthrough formula. It blends the essences of the Moroccan Splendens roses, absolute of May rose and pure vanilla to magically recreate the scent of the Ayrshire rose Splendens, an ancient rose well... Continue Reading →

Tobacco: Smoky, Soft, Sweet

DRIED, SMOKED, HONEY-DRENCHED. Well, well, well. Take an extended drag while scrolling through with us and this full house of fragrances! As a non-smoker I cannot truly vouch for the pleasures that are sought in the world of tobacco, however I think I’ve searched and found several wide uses and interpretations in the world of... Continue Reading →

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