This week I am taking my first steps into Arabic / Oriental scents with
Kajal Perfumes Paris.
The Arabic world has fascinated me since my early days because it is so different from everything in the mainland Europe. Sand storms, intense heat, camels…where do I even begin?
Kajal at Esxence 2018 | photo by BonjourPerfume Continue reading
“Esxence Diary – Kajal Perfumes Paris”
It was quite an unusual November and December in relation to perfumes. I kept going through my sample stash, trying out new scents. Some became my favourites instantly, the others I will be hardly coming back to just yet… Unless, a few months later my nose will crave for something new to re-discover… 🙂
Winter Sample stash | photo by BonjourPerfume Continue reading
“Winter Sample Stash”
Within very short few days the majority of Ireland, together with the rest of Christians, will be celebrating the start of Christmas. The end of the year is also nearing uncontrollably… And so are my Esxence Diary entries! 🙂
Tonight I share with you my impressions on another fantastic Italian perfume house –
Tiziana Terenzi exposition at Esxence Milano 2018 | photo by BonjourPerfume Continue reading
“Esxence Diary – Tiziana Terenzi”
Sharing with you my most favourite choices for this October! And playing with a new lens a little bit… 🙂
October Best 2018 | BonjourPerfume
As days go chillier, skin and nose crave for deeper, richer tones, for something reminding of coziness and warmth.
Continue reading “October Best – 2018”
This map is not a regular map… It is a different kind of map. It leads through emotions, flutters, passion. And it is very personal. Very private…
Map of the Heart collection | photo by BonjourPerfume
The first time I heard / read about
Map of the Heart was probably in one of the perfume discussion groups on Facebook. And I was so fascinated about this extremely unusual shaped bottle – yes, the shape of a real heart! – that it stuck with me ever since. Continue reading “Esxence Diary – Map of the Heart”
For the last day or two I kept seeing this perfectly shaped bottle in the back of my head. This extremely feminine and sexy bottle, yet strong and fearless, with amber coloured juice inside…
Femme by Rochas
Femme by Rochas | photo by BonjourPerfume
Today I dug this perfume out from the deepest and darkest corner…. I haven’t worn it for years! Mainly because it used to give me headaches and nausea… But today it felt right….
Continue reading “How Deep That Rabbit Hole Really Is? Femme by Rochas”
This morning saw the end of another storm in Ireland. It was still wet and very windy, even though the worst was already over. I blind picked a sample, spritzed it on my wrists, and ran off to work…
#scentoftheday and first wearing of
Carner Barcelona – D600
Carner Barcelona – D600 eau de parfum | photo by BonjourPerfume
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