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Hey folks, save up to 25% on our decants....

Did you know that you can save up to 25% on our decants if you're buying from the USA, or outside Canada? Our prices are listed in Canadian dollars, and due to recent currency re-valuations the $USD, for example, is now worth 25% more than our $CAD (approximately). For example:

CAD$4.00 decant price = USD$3.00 after conversion

Chypre-Siam – Unhindered fragrant art, perfume as it should be

 

I’ve discovered another gem – a small California company by the name of Rogue Perfumery. The owner and in-house nose is Manuel Cross, a former professional chef whose love of scents inspired him to seriously study perfumery for the past ten years so he could understand the science and art behind his intense fascination with vintage florals. One thing led to another, and he became a perfumer…

1000 Kisses Deep – Sparkly, heady and sweet, earthy and warm

1000 Kisses Deep - Image by perfumeniche.com

The Longing – A natural beauty to know and love

Gardenia blossom

I’m fascinated with natural perfumes and perfumers, a segment within the niche category which has seen big growth in the past few years. Scents by talented perfumers such as Hiram Green, Charna Ethier, Francesca Bianchi, Euan McColl, have amazed me with the unexpected depth and beauty and quality of their artistry.

Carduus – Spicy, grassy, fluid and weightless

Carduus, Jorum Studio, 30 ml. bottle - perfumeniche.com

Speed-Smelling IFF – Post Modern Collection 2017 - Sophie Labbé Eau de Cologne Reimagined

Post-Modern building by Frank Gehry - Dancing House, Prague 

Hot and dry. Then hot and humid. It’s summer. It’s hot no matter which way you cut it. 

It’s time for eau de cologne. 

Mûre et Musc - Blackberry and Musc, tart, fresh, sophisticated classic

Mûre et Musc EdT 50 ml.

The first truly “niche” fragrance I owned was from L’Artisan Parfumeur, the Paris perfume house created in 1978 by Jean Laporte.

Note Series #26 - LEMON

 

"Pair of lemons" - Wikimedia Commons 

ANGEL MUSE – Creamy smooth, toasty warm, luscious and addictive

Angel Muse 30 ml. bottle

Mandala – Incense for l'intero universo, the whole universe

Mandala of the Six Chakravartins

My husband calls me into his studio the other morning, hands me the headphones and says: “Close your eyes and listen to this…”

“Okay”. I say, expecting to hear his new tune. 

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