Monthly Archives: August 2009

Scheduling

I’d like to put the cart up at the end of this week so I’m busy making batches of scents to restock before opening. I’m also finishing Jour Ensoleille because I’d like it on the list when the cart goes up. I … Continue reading

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Striking a chord

I’ve been diluting new batches of moss, labdanum, and birch tar and making a batch of Fireside Intense.  It smelled smoky in here today, lol.  We have weird hot, muggy weather from a tropical storm south of us, so it’s … Continue reading

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More sniff testing…

I’m still testing various mods and trying to get as many scents as I can back on the list before opening.  I think Fireside Intense can go back up on the list with the new moss and Jour Ensoleille can … Continue reading

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Quick Update on Fireside Intense

I think I’ll leave Fireside Intense as is and just put in the new moss for the old, which seems to work fine.  I tried leaving out the choya, but I really missed the quirky, smoky animalic note it adds so … Continue reading

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More naming and back to blending

I may have a name for the new amber incense scent.  I’d wanted it to be something that would fit the meditative theme since it is an incense, and I thought it might be nice to keep to the tranquil theme … Continue reading

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Nice Tabac Aurea Review (and a blog update)…

There’s a great review of Tabac Aurea today on Fragrantica by Somerville Metro Man from basenotes, Mark Behnke. Thank you Mark, and thank you Elena at Fragrantica too (she always works wonders with photos for the articles there). Tabac Aurea … Continue reading

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Another Thursday

I received a shipment today that has something I need for Jour Ensoleille, so I’ll be able to make testers as soon as I have the first mod. I worked on Encens Tranquille more, cutting back a bit on the … Continue reading

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