Soliflore Notes | Reviews and Writing

Reviews and Writing

Kelly & Jones: A Brush with Sakura

21 Aug 2012 Posted by Valerie Vitale in Perfume Reviews A-L

Kelly Jones loves cars. She worked in the auto industry for years, and it was during a work related trip to Tokyo that her life began to change direction. The change wasn’t life shattering though, rather it was a subtle and necessary one that propelled…

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…