Monthly Archives: March 2010

Incense Pure is on the site now

Incense Pure is now available on the site in samples and bottles. I’ll send out a newsletter soon. I’m working on Bouquet Blanc and a couple other projects as I can fit them in. We’ve had some pretty spring weather … Continue reading

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Drawing Winners

I made a list of the drawing entrants (leaving out the people I was already sending to as thanks for contributing advice on the blog a few days ago). Here’s the list 1. Sheryl 2. Monica 3. Ines 4. Ann … Continue reading

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Sample Drawing for the New Incense and Informal Poll

Today’s post is a drawing for free samples of the new incense fragrance, which should be on the website at the end of the week.  I’ll draw 5 winners, and each winner can pick two other SSS samples of his/her choice … Continue reading

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A Note on Ingredient Restrictions and Link to Recent Articles

Tony Burford of Cropwatch gave a PowerPoint presention titled “Is excessive regulation destroying the perfumery art?” to the British Society of Perfumers at the Safety and Regulatory symposium on March 11, 2010. This link lets you download the presentation, but … Continue reading

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Friday update

The Name Game: I’m still deciding on the incense name. Someone who speaks French let me know that the syntax of Encens Reverie isn’t the best, and I’m not fond of Encens Rêveur or Encens Songeur. Other possible ideas are … Continue reading

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Comfort Scents — Group Blog Post

Today’s post on comfort scents is a group topic addressed on 14 perfume blogs and I’m happy to be included. Natural perfumer Ayala Sender of Ayala Moriel Parfums and Smelly Blog organized the group project. Thanks, Ayala, for organizing this … Continue reading

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More incense…

I have my favorite version of the incense scent picked and am just waiting for a few more feedbacks to make that a final decision. I do think it ought to have a new name to avoid confusion because it’s … Continue reading

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