Monthly Archives: December 2016

Happy New Year!

Wishing everyone a wonderful 2017! I’m very grateful to be part of the fragrance community and hope 2017 treats us well!     I took the photo above from my deck a few days before Christmas. The oak trees are bare … Continue reading

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Lieu de Reves is back

I just put Lieu de Reves back on the Mixed Media Collection page where it can be purchased, and I moved Rose Musc into the Archive for now. I do still have some Rose Musc left that can be purchased from the … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays!

Happy holidays! Hope you have a wonderful holiday weekend with friends and family. My brother and his family will be up to visit with us next weekend for New Year’s. This last week my assistant and I batched Winter Woods … Continue reading

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A Possible New Way To Develop Safety Standards For Natural Perfumery Ingredients

Concern has been growing over the last few years that natural perfumery oils could be regulated out of existence because natural oils are complex mixtures of aroma chemicals and often contain chemicals that are limited by safety rules. A recent Perfumer … Continue reading

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Lieu de Reves Update

I made a batch of Lieu de Reves and plan to add it to the site for New Year’s Day. I just made a small batch this time, but it came out well and I can make more if needed. I … Continue reading

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Equestrian on Fragrantica Best of 2016

Equestrian was included in Fragrantica’s Best of 2016 post, which was a wonderful surprise for me on Thursday morning. The post includes picks from many Fragrantica editors and also features photos of the editors in fun holiday-themed poses. The end-of-year posts … Continue reading

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Lieu de Reves and Cameo

Lieu de Reves and Cameo are currently out of stock in the archive, and I’ve received a number of email requests to make a batch of one or both. I’m trying to gauge how much interest there would be so that … Continue reading

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