Monthly Archives: August 2012

For the aspiring natural perfumers out there…

Here is a great drawing for those of you who want to learn more about natural perfumery. Ayala of Ayala Moriel Parfums is holding a drawing for a copy of her Foundation In Natural Perfumery Handbook. I know some of … Continue reading

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Review of Forest Walk on The Muse In Wooden Shoes

Thanks, Carol, for your review of Forest Walk today on The Muse In Wooden Shoes! Glad you liked it! I did tone down the green foresty notes (the hemlock and earth note) just a tad in the final version compared … Continue reading

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More Elements Showcase Links

Ida Meister posted a great write-up on Fragrantica today of another panel discussion at Elements Showcase, this one on the topic of “Art and Commerce: Can They Live Together?” The panel included Mandy Aftel of Aftelier Perfumes, Christopher Brosius of … Continue reading

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Panel Discussion on Day One of Elements Showcase

There were several panel discussions at Elements Showcase today, and there will be several more tomorrow. One panel today was based on a new Robertet rose petal distillation that several perfumers used to build new perfumes. After Robertet explained their … Continue reading

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Checking in…

I thought I should check in and say hi. I’ve been getting a lot done but nothing interesting enough to write about. I atill have many things to accomplish before summer ends. I always drag my heels as fall approaches. … Continue reading

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