Angel Stories – Femme By Angel Schlesser

Angel Schlesser – a Spanish brand I am only beginning to uncover. Slowly. Like a flower that is about to blossom. Carefully. Gently…

Angel Schlesser Femme EDT (1999) – the first fragrance by Angel Schlesser represents two centuries colliding. And there is a woman in between. She is tough. Sophisticated. Smart. Elegant. A woman that means business. The one that cannot be crushed. The one that will show her worth. She is ruthless yet kind. Strong yet caring. And sweet. But only to the ones she wants to open up to… Femme brings me controlled power.

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Angel Stories – Femme By Angel Schlesser

Gemstones of Paris – Part III

Recently I have been very lucky to visit a Maison Francis Kurkdjian Parisian boutique on rue d’Alger on the day of their seventh birthday. All that week in early September Rives de la Beaute also has held a five-day event in Paris dedicated to beauty and the art of perfumery. Such events are not to be missed, my dear perfume addicts and admirers! 😉

MFK Boutique © Bonjour Perfume 2016

My short visit to Paris this time was dedicated to the discovery of the Perfume House of Francis Kurkdjian. These days there is a ton of information online or in fashion / beauty magazines, however, being there in person makes the experience so much more… personal …and adds a lovely human touch, something you cherish for the rest of your life. I was so overwhelmed after my visit, it took me a few weeks to finally sit down and start writing about this trip…

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Gemstones of Paris – Part III

Getting to Know You – Chanel No5 L’Eau

And here it is. It has arrived. With a bang! But quietly 🙂

Picture courtesy of Chanel

It’s like…you know me.. and you don’t. It’s like a friend you haven’t seen for years – I thought I knew you to the core, from the inside out – but whoever is standing in front of me now is a completely different person. Transformed. Fresh. Awake. Vibrant.

I sat down to gather my thoughts today after spraying Chanel No5 L’Eau on one wrist and Eau Premiere on the other..

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Getting to Know You – Chanel No5 L’Eau