Perfume Review: White Heart v.7 by Map of the Heart

The colour white is achromatic – it has no hue. But white is not the absence of colour, […]
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Who Was the Real Miss Dior? Digging Through History

Opening a bottle of the original Miss Dior perfume should come with its own little ritual of reverence; this is a monument to a heroine of the French Resistance. Yes, although you may not have heard of it, it's true. You may be excused for not realizing, given many people's experience with the fragrance tied to the modern version that bears the same name, allied to romantic images of Natalie ...
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Ciatu Soul of Sicily presents Catania

Ciatu - Soul of Sicily is an Italian niche fragrance and cosmetics brand with products entirely hand-made by Sicilian artisans. The founder Andrea Spatola wanted to promote the cultural heritage of Sicily with fragrances and cosmetic products that reflect the scents, the colours and the feeling of Sicily. The eye-catching packaging communicates beautifully the idea behind the brand.  "To have se...
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Il Profvmo’s New Fragrance Romeo

  Sophisticated, elegant, masculine and contemporary, the new fragrance Romeo belongs to the Shakespeare trilogy launched by the Italian house Il Profvmo. Silvana Casoli first composed the Othello fragrance inspired by the famous Shakespeare tragedy, which was presented in 2016 and is the deepest and most intense woody scent of the line. Honey, exotic passion fruit and balsamic oud notes char...
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Mugler Alien – We Are All Alien

Mugler presents the new collector's edition of the famous Alien fragrance - We Are All Alien - packaged in a colourful bottle of the signature Alien shape. "We Are All Alien" also marks the new hashtag and slogan of the Alien line. The perfume remains faithful to the original, with the well known notes of jasmine, golden cashmere, blonde woods and amber, but what is distinctive for this edition...
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Sammarco Daria μελλιχομείδη

Perfumer Giovanni Sammarco created a new fragrance within his Sammarco line called Daria μελλιχομείδη (the latter meaning "the smile as sweet as honey" in ancient Greek) and presented it at the Pitti Fragranze event in Florence.     Daria μελλιχομείδη is inspired by and dedicated to a woman named Daria, whose identity and importance remains private.  I‘ve read in y...
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Viktor & Rolf Salty Flower ~ new fragrance

Viktor & Rolf will launch Salty Flower, a new addition to the Magic Collection

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Anima Vinci Neroli Wisdom and Tudo Azul

  ANIMA VINCI is a young niche brand launched in 2017, run by Nathalie Vinciguerra from London. Initially, the collection presented five editions made with different perfumers who are famous for their expertise in special perfume directions. The well known perfumers who created Anima Vinci's first five fragrances are: Randa Hammami (Rose Prana), Thomas Fontaine (Jasmine Yang), Christian Prove...
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Escada Celebrate Life ~ new perfume

Escada has launched Celebrate Life, a new fragrance for women. Celebrate Life follows 2017’s Celebrate N.O.W.

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Wednesday scent of the day 9/19

Ahoy! ’tis Hump Day, and International Talk Like a Pirate Day! What fragrance be ye wearin?

Me: running late, again, but staying peaceful in my old friend Comme des Garçons Ouarzazate.

Reminder: 9/21 is the International Day of Peace *and* World Gratitude Day…

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