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Two Perfume Books : Perfume and The Perfume Companion
Jun 10, 2022
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Many people know the perfume Guides by Turin & Sanchez, and when the last one came out in 2018 it caused a quite a stir on Basenotes. But not much...
Book Review: The Ghost Perfumer, Gabe Oppenheim
Feb 11, 2022
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If you’re reading these words, chances are you’ve long known there might be something dodgy about Creed. To the average shopper, it is the...
Book Review : Homemade Perfume by Anya McCoy
Oct 8, 2018
I think it's fair to describe me as a crafter. I've tried pretty much everything, from knitting and whittling to needle felting with cat hair...
Book Review Essential Oil Safety Second Edition, by Robert Tisserand and Rodney Young
Aug 22, 2014
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Medical personnel routinely reach for the Physicians Desk Reference (PDR) book every time they need to research or confirm a prescription drug...
Book Review: Perfume, The Art and Craft of Fragrance by Karen Gilbert
Lila Das Gupta
Jan 29, 2014
This is a superb book which will be of interest to those who are new to perfume as well as those who are aficionados. Author Karen Gilbert...
Le Snob : Perfume by Dariush Alavi Book Review
Dec 5, 2012
“Smell matters. It really is as simple as that.” Book deals for perfume bloggers very much seem to be the in thing at the moment and as far as...
Book Review: The Diary of A Nose by Jean Claude-Ellena
Aug 27, 2012
Each new olfactory story is a gamble. Last year Hermes in-house perfumer and all-round-perfume-genius, Jean-Claude Ellena, released a book...
Book Review: On Perfume Making by Frederic Malle
Jun 29, 2012
Why is a perfume good? Because it is sensual without being vulgar? Because it is rich and opulent without being suffocating? Because it is so...
Book Review: Floating Gold by Christopher Kemp
May 9, 2012
It was unremarkable in appearance: a mottled white and gray color, irregular in shape, slightly flattened, and about the size of a football. But...
The Perfume Lover by Denyse Beaulieu : Book Review
Feb 28, 2012
I am a perfume lover trying to think through perfume, both in the sense of thinking the matter through, and in the sense that perfume is one of...
Perfume: The Alchemy of Scent by Jean-Claude Ellena Review
Jan 20, 2012
Whether odors are good or bad doesnt matter; these materials are like words, I use them to tell a story. Perfume has its own syntax, its own...
Review - The Little Book of Perfumes: The Hundred Classics
Dec 3, 2011
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Love them or hate them, the King and Queen of perfume-related snark are back with another instalment in their guides to perfume. This time Turin...
Book Review: Essential Oils: Art, Agriculture, Science, Industry and Entrepreneurship: a Focus on the Asia-pacific Region by Murray Hunter
Jul 15, 2010
If you saw this on a bookshelf in a store, or came across it online, you might not be aware of the value of the information on essential oils and...
Book Review: The Perfect Scent, a year inside the perfume industry in Paris and New York
May 5, 2009
Top Notes Part boardroom drama, part pop psychology, this is a book about perfume business meetings and the characters who attend them. With a...
Book Review: The Essence of Perfume - Roja Dove
Feb 16, 2009
The Essence of Perfume Hardcover: 269 pagesPublisher: Black Dog (October 28, 2008)Language: EnglishISBN-10: 1906155496ISBN-13...