Tag Archives: #PerfumePower

Anyone who gives you a cinnamon roll fresh out of the oven is a friend for life.

“Anyone who gives you a cinnamon roll fresh out of the oven is a friend for life” — Daniel Handler The pungent aroma of cinnamon is unmistakable. Usually evoking dreams; with apple pie, doughnuts, candies and Christmas cake being beautiful reminders of our youth. Wars were fought over the spice as it was a highly prized […]

The most satisfying lingering scent.

“In the company of sandalwood even thorny trees and wild weeds smell like it.” – Chokha Mela Having visited Indonesia, Thailand and Zanzibar. Rich, sweet, milky and soft classic oriental note of sandalwood invaded my senses. Streets are lined with elegantly carved doors, and sandalwood souvenirs fills almost every shop. I often contemplate how I […]

What classifies as an oriental fragrance?

As winter approaches, soups, stews, port and red wine clad dinner tables. But for some it is also an invitation to open the fragrance wardrobe to oriental perfumes. Leaving behind the innocent florals and embracing the bold, sultry and exotic oriental fragrance notes. Perfumes are broadly classified into four groups; floral, woody, fresh and oriental. […]