• C’est si bon? Jazz throughout the years…

      Some of my favorite fragrances throughout the years have been YSL's Jazz and its flankers. Though the 1986 men's release now seems a bit vintage by modern standards, the aesthethic created via the packaging and marketing was nothing but stylish. One of my very first full-bottle purchases, Jazz has now attained "classic" status – …

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  • Videos: Lynch’s Love for Fragrance

    David Keith Lynch (born January 20, 1946) is an American filmmaker and visual artist who has created some of the most memorable fragrance commercials for designers like YSL, CK, Dior, Armani, etc. Wikipedia writes:   Lynch has received three Academy Award nominations for Best Director, for The Elephant Man (1980),[1] Blue Velvet (1986),[2] and Mulholland …

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  • From the Internet: I <3 Chanel and I Want That Book

    This week is turning out to be Chanel appreciation week, and why not? Some of my favorite fragrances were created by Chanel's great perfumers, Beaux and Polge. Yesterday, I posted the artwork of Samantha Hahn (click to see post), including some images of Chanel perfume bottles. Just after I posted that, I came across this …

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  • Images: The Art of Samantha Hahn

    I love when artists are inspired by the design and aroma of contemporary fragrance culture. Samantha Hahn, an established artist from the NYC area has been posting some fragrance-related images on her professional website – http://SamanthaHahn.com – and her blog – http://www.SamanthaHahn.com/blog/. I love the colors she uses and the variety of styles she employs. …

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