Between the provocative, Tom-Fordish scent, and the unapologetic allergen warning, I was seduced and inspired. The thought of a future without such scents was too much for me to bear. I simply had to process it. To hope against it. To imagine victory over it....
I watched Sato get on the bus. As he walked up the steps, past the scanner, I kept my eyes on the driver. I knew that if the scanner spotted him as jailbreak, the driver would react. It's funny. You can try to control information
Perfumer: Anya McCoy of Anya’s Garden perfumes
Notes : Pandanus flower ( Kewda /kewra ) ,green gardenia, golden boronia, angelica root, patchouli, sandalwood, vanilla, ambrette seed, beeswax and ambergris.
Anya’s tasteful, printed card describes this perfume as “ a modern indian-style musk perfume” …… honoring Kudra the Hindu heroine of Jitterbug Perfume ,the Tom Robbins’ novel.
Updated 24th June 2010 at 11:46 PM by Mimi Gardenia
I could tell you that this is a fun, fresh floral with just a touch of musk - and that it's a real standout in terms of transparency among natural fragrances - but what fun would that be? And with Tallulah Bankhead being such a bon vivant? No way. We simply cannot do a straight post for this fragrance...
Everybody thinks that being a private fragrance investigator is some kind of glamorous gig. They think it's SO GREAT to go rooting around in some poor frag's
Updated 24th June 2010 at 02:51 AM by Redneck Perfumisto
Perfumer – Dawn Spencer Horowitz of Parfums des Beaux Arts
Notes- not listed except for one animal source note used, which is beeswax.
Dawn has said that she created this scent using natural botanical sources as listed with The Natural Perfumer’s Guild. A pot luck of notes for me to try and pick out the ones she used!
Natural notes used to compose musk scents are:
Ambrette seed, angelica root,
Updated 24th June 2010 at 03:57 AM by Mimi Gardenia
Graines de Paradis by Sharini Perfumes
Perfumer- Nicholas Jennings
Top - white grapefruit, ginger CO2, green mandarin, cognac, wild cherry, Rooibos red tea tincture (Cherries picked on 24th May this year at the Herault valley- in case you were curious )
Heart- White rose CO2, Linden Blossom CO2, Tiare , Neroli, Jasmine, Genet . ( Tiare, Neroli, Jasmine and Genet are ‘lavages des pommades’ from enfleurage )
Base- Ambrette seeds, Angelica root CO2, Iris
Updated 22nd June 2010 at 11:30 PM by Mimi Gardenia
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