Eastern Tale: Lubin Paris presents Kismet

By |November 16th, 2016|

French house of Lubin Paris successfully revived and run by Gilles Thevenin goes again to its archives. That is how Kismet – the new Lubin’s feminine fragrance has been created. Lubin Kismet is inspired by oriental scent from 1921 and it is fascinating backstory.

Lubin Kismet – current version

“Folly!” That’s how the elderly owner […]

The sound of incense: SAUF (news and review)

By |October 30th, 2016|

Recently, Filippo Sorcinelli – artist, musician, ecclesiastic tailor at LAVS and most of all Creative Director of the sensational UNUM Parfum (we have reviewed brand’s first three scents here and announced new bottles plus the two latest editions in this post) has introduced trio of his first scents under SAUF label, until now known from […]

Scent of passion and elegance – Baruti Dama Koupa

By |October 27th, 2016|

At the recent Pitti Fragranze 14, Spyros Drosopoulos – Amsterdam-based perfumer and founder of his Baruti brand presented the latest Baruti’s creation: Dama Koupa.
Dama Koupa (in Greek: “Thee Queen of Hearts”) is truly complex and intense Extrait de Parfum built around iris, osmanthus and gourmand elements. Persefume presents exclusive interview with the nose […]

Love in the Red City – Jul et Mad Secrets du Paradis Rouge

By |October 25th, 2016|

Madalina Stoïca-Blanchard and Julien Blanchard, couple and creative duo behind the Jul et Mad Paris brand are one the most charming people of the artistic perfumery. Their precious moments, from the very first encounter in Paris to the truly mature love are told by amazing fragrances belonging to The Classic Collection and oriental Les Whites […]

Radiant softness – Rahele by Neela Vermeire Créations

By |October 14th, 2016|

At the recent Pitti Fragranze, Neela Vermeire presented her new creation Rahele, as always composed by great Master Perfumer and Neela’s friend Bertrand Duchaufour.
The sixth fragrance by Neela Vermeire Créations , inspired by three French travellers from 17th century, marks the new direction for the brand combining typical classic French perfumery with the […]

Ode to serenity: Evody Parfums launches Onde 7

By |October 4th, 2016|

Founders of Evody Parfums – mother/daughter duo Régine Droin and Cérine Vasseur are launching Onde 7 in late October 2016 as part of Collection d’Ailleurs, line dedicated to evasion, nature’s richness and cultural diversity.
Onde 7, composed by talented Amélie Bourgeois of Flair Paris, has been already previewed in March during Esxence 2016 […]

More of a Masterpiece – Pantheon Roma goes bigger

By |September 30th, 2016|

Great suprise for fans of Italian fragrance house Pantheon Roma founded by Paolo and Leone Fadelli (we have reviewed the initial Pantheon range here and announced the latest Dolce Passione in this article). Now Pantheon is offering its Extraits de Parfum in the massive, newly designed 100ml size and Persefume is here to exclusively unveil […]

Symbols of Sky Stone: Olivier Durbano Lapis Lazuli

By |September 25th, 2016|

Talented French jeweler and perfume creator Olivier Durbano suprised Pitti Fragranze 14 visitors with his latest, 12th fragrant gem: Lapis Lazuli. Presented bottles had intensively blue colour, though the final effect will be less intense and of course non-staining. The most important factor is scent itself – inspired by Lapis Lazuli, deep blue semi-precious […]

Pitti Fragranze 14 Report Part 2: New launches – Persefume Exclusive A-Z list

By |September 14th, 2016|

This time much faster due to proper organization, Jakub’s high speed and the big dose of previously received press releases and secret information: here comes the signature Persefume – exclusive list of all launches debuting during the recent Pitti Fragranze 14 in Florence. It is always hard work to combine them in the one summary […]

Pitti Fragranze 14 Report – Part 1: UNSCENT ‘Guess who’s coming to dinner’

By |September 13th, 2016|

Time for our classic Persefume wrap-up of the recent Pitti Fragranze 14 in Florence. This annual, three days event celebrating artistic perfumery was all about testing, meeting so many new and old friends and attending dedicated conferences. Expect many articles on new brands and scents, A-Z list of new launches and of course- the […]