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Two New Fragrance Releases from Mandy Aftel

by Lila Das Gupta, 21st November, 2011

California-based writer and natural perfumer, Mandy Aftel, has launched two new fragrances - one contains real animal extracts. The second, a solid perfume, is inspired by a vampire!Secret Garden was created as a result of the 'Letters to A Fellow Perfumer' series on Nathan Branch's blog. The perfume was inspired by the 1910 novel by F…

Mandy Aftel launches Haute Claire

by Sandra Rose, 31st July, 2011

Aftelier Perfumes have released Haute Claire (“High and Bright”) a new fragrance hand blended and bottled by artisan perfumer Mandy Aftel. Aftel uses only naturally derived essences and ingredients in her fragrances, and Haute Claire is no exception. The name Haute Claire is said to be derived from the 12th Century Epic The Song of Roland…

Natural Perfumer's Guild holding membership drive - with 20% off fees and prizes to be won

by Grant Osborne, 10th November, 2010

The Natural Perfumers Guild is having a once-a-year membership drive and there are vintage and contemporary perfumery books and article included in the membership, plus many prizes to be awarded in a random drawing of the names of the new members. Fees are marked 20% off the usual rate, and can be found at here. The dozens of books and ar…

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