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Xerjoff: Dama Bianca

11 Aug 2012 Posted by Valerie Vitale in Perfume Reviews M-Z

Thoughts of espionage and Italy ran through my mind while enjoying Xerjoff, Dama Bianca. Thought I’d kick back and have some fun….. hope you enjoy on CaFleureBon, here’s the link. Photo Credit: Bianca Jagger interpreted by Cecil Beaton

Snapshot #5: David Seth Moltz, D.S. & Durga

15 Jul 2012 Posted by Valerie Vitale in Snapshots

(VV) Where did you grow up? (DSM) Swampscott, MA   (VV) Can you share a childhood olfactive memory? (DSM) I lived right by the ocean. Wild beach rose grew everywhere in the summer.   (VV) Do you have any daily rituals? (DSM) Meditation. Making tea…

5 Interpretations of s01e01

20 Jun 2012 Posted by Valerie Vitale in Perfume Events and Interviews

Describing s01e01 without deconstructing it was freeing, and it made me think, why don’t I do this more often.  Read the 5 interpretations of this blind perfume, the 1st of Chandler Burr’s offerings on Open Sky. On Cafleurebon. Thanks, Valerie UPDATE-June 29, 2012-The reveal: Prada Infusion d’Iris, EDP…

Snap Shot 4: She Wore L’Air du Temps

11 May 2012 Posted by Valerie Vitale in Snapshots

Describing Aunt Ruthie is a delightful thing to do. She was ultra feminine, fun loving, and a methodical lady. Details were important to her, but not in an uptight stuffy way, if that makes sense. For instance, if you needed to know how long you…