Sergey shares his findings after smelling Dusita's two new perfumes, named Fleur de Lalita and Erawan. The beautiful Pissara Umavijani, owner and perfumer of French niche house Dusita, secretly shared some news with us at Pitti Fragranze. Next year, Dusita is going to release two new perfumes, named Fleur de Lalita and Erawan. There were no flacons at the event (they will be the same rounded glass bottles with gold-plated stoppers), but she bro
A Visual Glossary of Greek Pottery
Alabastron (pl. alabastra) - a small jar for storing perfumes, named after the material (alabaster) the first examples were made from. They were often carried by a string looped around the neck of...
I really want to learn more about perfumers! -Luc- Once upon a time there was a skillful Florentine perfumer named Renato Bianco (Frenchified into René Le Florentin) who arrived in Paris following Caterina de’ Medici and introduced the French Court to the art of perfumery. Today, such an illustrious history lives on in Florence, in some little workshops, small and yet worldwide renowned temples of beauty.