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  1. Looking for the smell of the old leather-bound book

    In an art college library, A librarian introduced the book to me and said that this book had a faint scent of something wonderful.
    The book was "Manuel Typographique" by Pierre Simon Fournier.
    I brought it to my nose with white gloves, I barely caught the aroma something sweet and a little acerbic from the signatures. Opening the cover, it became more clear on the endpaper of the beautiful marbling-paper.
    I asked the librarian how it came but he said he hadn't any ...
    Tags: books, diptyque
  2. What's your perfect scent?

    Have you ever caught the scent of someone in a breeze and been in awe of their aroma?

    Perfume is powerful stuff. It can transport you momentarily to another place or simply remind you of someone. Just like our other senses, our sense of smell is hotwired to the part of the brain that deals with emotions – hence fragrance unlocking memories and moods. It’s one of the few things in life that brings simple, instant pleasure.

    Hundreds of new fragrances are brought out each ...

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