Lust for life: The first scent by YVRA 1958

By |January 24th, 2017|

YVRA 1958 was one of Persefume’s Pitti Fragranze 2016 discoveries. The brand debuting with just one signature fragrance (what a refreshing change!) has been founded by renowned Dutch lifestyle journalist, globetrotter and socialite Yvo Van Regteren Altena (YvRA).

Yvo Van Regteren Altena

Was it predestination gently prompted by that oh, so prominent nose which graces generations of […]

Sacred hospitality: Marocco – Nana Mint by Richard Lüscher Britos

By |January 15th, 2017|

The highly ancitipated, sixth composition by Swiss natural perfumes house of Richard Lüscher Britos has finally arrived to the market after its Piti Fragranze 2016 launch. We truly loved first five fragrances created by such great names as Vero Kern and Andy Tauer and reviewed them in our “He says, she says” series, so […]

Moroccan heat: Maison Incens unveils Néroli Animalis

By |January 13th, 2017|

Maison Incens – French perfume house founded by Philippe Constantin was one of our last year’s discoveries – we have reviewed five very solid perfumes from the signature line here and we are also eagerly waiting for the upcoming, heavily animalic Les Incensees Extraits trio (more about them soon).
Now Maison Incens is launching its […]

Follow your senses: Fragrance Cocktails by Botanical Fusion

By |January 8th, 2017|

Worlds of perfumes and spirits have lot in common – it is all about self-indulgence, the art of combining several ingredients, moment of peace and luxury… We already wrote about Arnd Henning Heissen’s Ritz Carlton Fragrance Bar informing about special Pantheon Roma cocktail and now this worldwide famous Ritz Carlton’s mixologist is proposing us something […]

Go bolder – Bottega Veneta Pour Homme Parfum

By |December 10th, 2016|

Bottega Veneta will introduce flanker to its Pour Homme scent which follows classic version, Extreme and Essence Aromatique. The new Bottega Veneta Pour Homme Parfum is the first EdP of the house which offers bolder interpretation of the original.

Bottega Veneta Pour Homme Parfum is a captivating blend of the rarest and finest quality materials. The […]

Voyage to the Inner Earth: April Aromatics presents Agartha

By |December 7th, 2016|

Tanja Bochnig – equally talented and gorgeous perfumer of natural April Aromatics brand has prepared some truly special Festive Season treats for her fans.

Tanja Bochnig

The biggest one is Agartha – limited edition Eau de Parfum for now made just in 22 full bottles pieces. It is described as sweet scent to remind us of […]

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 […]