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  • Alien Roses July 3, 2020
    Last year the rose harvest was downright immense. It seems that everybody came up with some rose or another - even those who did not intend to. Smelling them, comparing them, savoring them, shedding light on them and touching their silky buds is utter bliss. An even greater happiness is to enjoy them without getting the […]
  • Dusita Paris Short Poetry Contest: Results! July 3, 2020
    We hope you remember the Short Poetry Contest by Dusita Paris, which we started with perfumer Pissara Umavijjani in order to boost Fragrantica readers' creativity during the lockdown time. Well, there were so many poems from our participants, that reading and judging took more time than expected. But today, we received an email from Pissara - […]
  • Azaleo: A New Brand With an Esoteric Tinge July 3, 2020
      Azaleo is a brand new house, recently unveiled on social media. Founded by Soraya Bakhtiar, a designer from the world of fashion, this young brand revolves around layering, offering three scents with an esoteric tinge that were designed by perfumer Stéphanie Bakouche.  Fascinated by perfume from childhood, Soraya, from a tender age, was immersed in a fusion […]
  • Hype Worthy? Guerlain Le Frenchy July 2, 2020
      It is always an interesting moment when you realize that a certain fragrance has become the center of attention of perfume fans all over the world, and this can happen for so many reasons. We already knew of hyped perfumes on our forum, where some of our members really create a lot of buzz around some […]
  • Best in Show: Body Mists or Sprays (2020) July 2, 2020
      For many of us perfume lovers, our passion for scenting ourselves started in our teenage years with a body spray or mist. When thinking about the topic, my mind went back in time instantly to my obsession with one of the then popular in Europe Vogue editions, Rêve Exotique (in a lilac colored canister), […]
  • Musk En Blanc IDEO Parfumeurs July 2, 2020
    Perfume house IDEO Parfumeurs (IDEO stands for IDEal Olfattif) decided that it's time to give your skin a little rest and start to apply fragrances on fabric. Clothing, scarves and shawls, accessories, bedding and lingerie, curtains, furniture - most fabrics in your environment will do. The new fragrance Musk En Blanc IDEO Parfumeurs entered the […]
  • Issey Miyake Fusion d'Issey July 2, 2020
      A new chapter in the Issey Miyake men’s fragrance collection is opened with Fusion d'Issey, a fragrance dedicated to Mother Nature; one that invites to discover the power and diversity of untouched nature. Described as a mineral-fougère perfume and as a contrast of cold and warm notes, Fusion d’Issey is signed by master perfumer Nathalie Lorson. […]
  • Would You Like To Own The Scent Of Outer Space? July 2, 2020
    If you answered yes to the title question, check out a whacky new Kickstarter campaign for “Eau de Space” – a fragrance first developed for NASA to “help train astronauts before launch into orbit” and “eliminate any surprises [they] might experience in outer space”. First reported by CNN, Omega Ingredients (lead by CEO Steve Pearce) […]
  • Paula's Ibiza by Loewe: Misleading Figs July 1, 2020
      When I published the news about Loewe's newest scent called Paula's Ibiza, I was very enthusiastic about it. Everything seemed wonderful — from the bottle design, to its colors on the glass, and to the notes of the fragrance. I expected it to be a beachy, salty, creamy floral, with green and animalic nuances. It seemed perfect […]
  • Jean Paul Gaultier Le Male Le Parfum July 1, 2020
      Jean Paul Gaultier has been launching true hits lately, under the Puig license: the Scandal line, Classique Pin Up, La Belle, Le Male Aviator, and so on... The Le Male collection is celebrating its original creation, one of the bestsellers in perfumery and also one of the most iconic fragrances from the '90s. The collection contains great variations to please the people who love […]