Perfume News

Francesca Bianchi introduces The Lover's Tale

16th September, 2018

At Pitti, Francesca Bianchi were showing their newest scent, The Lover's Tale. Based on a story about a lovers' secret encounter, the fragrance features bergamot, honey, mimosa, aldehydes, Egyptian Jasmin, Bulgarian rose, heliotrope, peach, iris butter, leather, musk, castoreum, labdanum, sandalwood, vetiver and oakmoss. …

Unum launches Hannibal Lecter inspired scent at Pitti

16th September, 2018

Filippo Sorcinelli’s Unum’s latest fragrance is _but not today_, the fragrance is inspired by the Ridley Scott film Hannibal. They say: Inspired by Ridley Scott’ film Hannibal, shot mostly in Florence, it is synaesthetically focused on the moment in which Hannibal Lecter addresses a question to Clarice: “Wo…

Technique Indescrète travels to Jerusalem for latest fragrance

15th September, 2018

Environmental issues are very important to Technique Indescrète: Louison had no business card to offer, saying that he tries to limit his use of paper — all the information you need is on the website. The packaging for the fragrance is made from Seagrass and the company give 5% of their profits to the safeguarding of bee…

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Floris announce new scent at Pitti: A Rose For…

15th September, 2018

The latest fragrance from Floris was inspired by a journey in Morocco by Floris perfumery director, Edward Bodenham. He says “When I smelt the roses growing in the fields of Morocco I was truly captivated by their fabulous beauty, as well as the wonderful warmth and depth of the scent that they produced. I spent hours wandering t…

Francesca Dell'Oro introduces Bihaku and OneMore fragrances at Pitti

15th September, 2018

Bihaku and OneMore are two new fragrances from Francesca Dell’Oro launching at Pitti. Bihaku is a fusion of the Japanese terms “Bi” meaning “Beauty” and “Haku” meaning “white” and is said to embody the “vocation to noble intact aesthetics, an abstraction from reality in which …

Régime des Fleurs show Personal/Space Oahu collection at Pitti

15th September, 2018

Los Angeles-based Régime des Fleurs are showing their new Personal/Space Oahu collection at Pitti. The collection is designed so that they can be used on skin and as room fragrance. The scent of one of the fragrances, Waves, is currently being used as part of fashion designer Eckhaus Latta’s exhibition at Manhattan's Whitney Mu…

BeauFort London to launch gin fragrance, and its own brand of gin

15th September, 2018

BeauFort London were in high spirits at Pitti, not only are they showing their upcoming gin-based scent, Rake & Ruin, but the brand are also moving into a new industry, spirits. Leo Crabtree, founder of the brand told us that the perfume and alcohol industry share a lot of commonalities — both involve distillation, flavou…

Pierre Guillaume's newest fragrance, Mécanique du Désir, is an ode to 'dirty engine grease'

14th September, 2018

Pierre Guillaume was at Pitti showcasing fragrances from his Parfumerie Generale line, the Pierre Guillaume Collection Croisière, and Collection Noire lines. The Collection Noire is the new name for Huitième Art, which debuted in 2010. It features all the fragrances from the range, including Superlady (magnolia blosso…

Ciro – a brand from the twenties – is reborn (news from Pitti 2018)

14th September, 2018

Rainer Diersche, founder of Linari, has launched a new brand, Ciro. Well, technically re-launched a brand, as Ciro has its roots in the 1920s. The company was originally founded in 1921 by Brooklyn-born, Jacob S Weidhopf – the son of German immigrants. Launched as the Guy T. Gibson Company, Weidhopf and his business partner act a…

Want to smell like a new car? Demeter have you covered!

10th September, 2018

Like all Demeter products, the fragrance is available in a variety of products including as well as cologne, including Body Lotion, Shower Gel and Massage & Body Oil (!) …

Caron up for sale by Alés Groupe

10th September, 2018

French fragrance house Caron is reportedly up for sale by its current owners Alès Groupe. Caron, founded by Ernest Daltroff in 1904 and known for fragrances such as Pour Un Homme and Tabac Blonde was originally acquired by Alès Groupe in 1988. Alès have entered into exclusive negotiations to sell to Benjamin an…