New In September ’22

September has come and gone, I know but better late than never. I have my eyes on Eight & Bob, all the Guerlain, Miller Harris, Alelier Cologne and Profumum. As always, please leave your comments below and share your thoughts on any new release for September you’ve had the chance to sample. AESOP – Eidesis…

New In August ’22

In the Northern Hemisphere, the autumnal equinox is just around the corner. I see some potential candidates in new releases for August to fill that niche for smoky, warm and comforting. Indigo Smoke by Arquiste seems to offer hints of black tea, smoky and the scent of dried leaves. This is certainly one on my…

WRIGHT NO. 100 by Wright Brand Bacon

WRIGHT NO. 100 – 2022 – ♂Classification: Oriental WoodyNotes: Thick-Cut Bacon, Applewood, Bergamot, White Patchouli, Sandalwood, Maple Syrup, Mousse de SaxePerfumer: Ann GottliebPrice: $19.22 for 100 ml bottle I originally featured this fragrance in a new releases post from late June. Shortly thereafter, I decided to take the plunge and purchased a bottle just to see…

Fragrance Flashback – Chanel No. 5

CHANEL NO. 5 – 1921 ♀Top: Aldehydes, Bergamot, Neroli, LemonHeart: Iris, Grasse Jasmine, Lily of the Valley, May RoseBase: Amber, Sandalwood, Vanilla, VetiverPerfumer: Ernest Beaux Chanel No. 5 is one of the most classic, quintessential, women’s perfumes of the 21st century. We know its history, we know the back story of its creator, Ernest Beaux,…

New In July ’22

July was quite a short list for new releases. As a matter of fact, the shortest so far this year. There are some interesting summertime florals, and yet others seem to be daydreaming about the cooler fall season ahead for some of us. Either way, poppy, jasmine, rose and magnolia remain in primary focus. Remember…

New In June ’22

Here are the new releases for the month of June. I’ve got my list started already, which includes the two new releases from Guerlain, as well as Uncut Gem by Frédéric Malle. The Salt & Straw collaboration with Imaginary Authors sounds interesting as well. As always, don’t forget to leave your comments below and share your thoughts…

A Crispy New Fragrance?

Well, here we go again. Just when you thought that we were done with foodie fragrances, another one pops up. Wright Brand Bacon is marking their 100th anniversary of their thick-cut, real wood-smoked bacon with a little something that won’t leave grease stains on your shirt. It’s a fragrance called Wright No. 100. In the…

The Fragrance Foundation 2022 Winners

It’s that time of year once again. The Fragrance Foundation has announced the 2022 winners. Here are the results. Congratulations to all! You can read more in-depth information on The Fragrance Foundation’s website for both the Life Time Achievememt Honoree, François Demachy and Hall of Fame Honoree, Jeff Gennette. Fragrance of the Year – Women’s…