Monthly Archives: March 2011

New Scent: To Dream

The take-off from Lieu de Reves is done and I’ve named it To Dream in order to continue the dream theme. I plan to filter the first batch this week and if all goes well it will be on the … Continue reading

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The niche explosion

Robin posted today on NST about the crazy number of new fragrance releases coming out each year. This situation is something I think about a lot, of course. When I first started SSS in 2004 the field was already overcrowded, … Continue reading

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Champagne de Bois is back in stock on the fragrance page. I wish I could read these reviews, but they are fun to see: a review of Winter Woods and a review of Incense Pure on a Polish blog. Love … Continue reading

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Drawing for Incense Pure on CaFleureBon

To help CaFleureBon celebrate a happy first birthday, they are holding a drawing for a purse spray of Incense Pure and samples of some of the ingredients used in it. You might head over and enter your name if you’d … Continue reading

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More on the sense of smell

Now Smell This linked to an interesting article today on Yahoo News titled Super Sense of Smell Not Innate (by Marlowe Hood on Wed March 9). The article discusses how perfumers gain much of their ability to detect and identify … Continue reading

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Email address reminder

As of today, my old personal email address, the cds one, no longer exists. Please remember to use my msn personal email or the website’s info@sonomascentstudio.com address. Thank you! Also, if you signed up for emails of Perfume In Progress … Continue reading

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Blog drawing winners

The winners were announced today for the drawing on Perfume Pharmer. Congrats to Julie, Margi, and Linda. Go check out your prize info and send me an email so I can get your goodies to you. Thanks for playing!

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