Urban Scents Trio

"Perfumer Marie Urban Le Febvre and Alexander Urban, both experts in the field of fragrance creation, made their dream come true and founded Urban Scents in Berlin in 2014. When Marie and Alexander met for the first time, it was not only love at first sight, it was also the spontaneous familiarity of two people... Continue Reading →

Night & Day

DOUBLE FUN: Two Dimensions, Two Very Different Stories To Tell...Misfit -- "Billy was just fourteen from Greenville Georgia, a small bible belt town of 20.000 people, very conservative, churches on every other dirt road, he was fresh out of Junior High, and had no clue Roosevelt High would eventually become the bane of his existence….He... Continue Reading →

Hey Big Spender

“One sniff of Don, and you'll feel transported to an era of double-breasted suits, tommy guns, and smoke-filled speakeasies. Rich, spicy Cuban tobacco leads the way, along with the sweet, warm depth of whiskey. Danger, in the form of a tingling gunpowder accord, pairs perfectly with a fresh whiff of crisp stacks of cash. Spicy,... Continue Reading →

One House of Different Strokes

IS THREE BETTER THAN ONE?: Tobacco Oud : “A woody spicy fragrance for men & women. Rich smoky warm masculine & charismatic. Contains notes of agarwood (oud) tobacco sandalwood patchouli spicy accords & whiskey. Recommended for evening or colder seasons wear.” Ombré Leather: “True luxury doesn’t shout. If you’ve been on the hunt for the... Continue Reading →

La Folie A Plusieurs Set

Click Play, to hear my thoughts on this one. “We believe the use of fragrance should not be limited to only enhancing our physical appearance, but should also broaden our emotional, intellectual and cultural experience. By using fragrance as a medium for deepening the emotional and kinesthetic engagement of art; our aim is to elevate... Continue Reading →

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... Continue Reading →

EP 70: Up Up and Away

If you purchase only one fragrance this season, if you are a lover of all things smoky and infused with warmth, with incense, please go for this one. This is the work of the venerable house of Naomi Goodsir Parfums. I do not want to give anything away here, but Bois d’Ascese is a masterpiece.... Continue Reading →

EP 21: Flickering Memories

This puts you in place, but just where? To this nose it's got the power of time transport, to another place and time. Shouldn't all perfumes have this quality? Well, I guess it may depend on where you are going to. In Maher Olfactive's Treachery, just what will you be subjected to? It does ask... Continue Reading →

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