The Osmotheque Class + Serge Lutens Palais Royal Yellow Room: May 2018

Hi Posse, I’m following on from last weeks Paris Springtime 2018 post. As there were over a dozen perfumistas congregated in Paris on the same weekend I organised for us to do a class at The Osmotheque on the Friday… Continue Reading

Art & Olfaction Awards 2018: London

Hello Posse. A subversive awards? One aimed at the Indie and Artisan section so often overlooked by the major awards. Somewhere that the small batch creator can get a nod, a nomination or an award. Sign me up. When I… Continue Reading

Isle of Man by Alienor Massenet for P Frapin & Cie 2017

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Hi Posse. Recently I met the Creative Director for P Frapin & Cie parfums, David Frossard. He was in Sydney to launch the latest two Frapin frags Laskarina and Isle of Man. Directly after Sydney he was to hit Melbourne… Continue Reading

Portia London + Paris Holiday 2018

Hi there Posse! Being the most fortunate of people it’s holiday time again at Chez Portia. Leaving Jin at home and heading out with two of my good buddies, Anna-Maria and Scott, we have organised a London + Paris Holiday.… Continue Reading

Naja by Vero Kern for Vero Profumo 2017

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Hello Perfume Posse. Naja was released April last year in Milan at the big Esxence perfume fair. Fortunately I got to spend some time with Vero. Though we didn’t chat much about Naja itself we did talk about her dedication… Continue Reading

Sunny Side Up by Romano Ricci for Juliette Has A Gun 2017

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Hi there Posse! Sunny Side Up is a great name for a fragrance. Bursting with the shiny yellow yolked, greet the day in a healthy way, positive and fun Sunday morning inspiration of a cooked breakfast. Considering how few of… Continue Reading

Paname Paname by Libertine Louison for Technique Indiscrete 2008

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Hello Perfume Posse! Paname Paname is one of the fragrances released by the only Belgian nose Libertine Louison. I have been rummaging in my sample boxes and it jumped out at me. The name, repeated, on a vial called me as I… Continue Reading