Perfume News – Wild Rose by The Burren Perfumery

At the start of 2020 none of us could have predicted the extremely different year ahead. A year of a lot of uncertainty, pain, and sorrow. But also hope, kindness, and desire for change. Only through the hardship we tend to evolve, though. So, as this year is nearing the end, I am certain, each one of us have been through their own hell and back, and now more than ever we have learnt the most about ourselves, as single individuals and as a society.

Wild Rose – the newest addition to The Burren Perfumery collection |Β©BonjourPerfume, 2020

Wild Rose, the newest creation of the Irish perfume house The Burren Perfumery, could not have come at a better time.

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Perfume News – Wild Rose by The Burren Perfumery

Issara – Little Treat

Elevenses – my favorite time of day…
When the morning rush is over it’s time for a little treat.
It always comes paired with a delicious mug of tea, something sweet, and a scent which lifts me up. That’s a moment of peace, time to gather my thoughts and move on with the day. Like a ritual – extremely important.

Parfums Dusita – Issara | BonjourPerfume, 2020
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Issara – Little Treat

Memoirs of a Trespasser – Making My Own Memories

Sample of the day comes from Imaginary Authors – Memoirs of a Trespasser

[Vanilla – guaiac wood – resin]

Imaginary Authors – Memoirs of a Trespasser | BonjourPerfume, 2020
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Memoirs of a Trespasser – Making My Own Memories

Congratulations to Parfums Dusita Winners

Today I am celebrating together with Parfums Dusita as their poetry competition ended yesterday and we were finally able to read all the winning poems πŸ™‚

Parfums Dusita – Issara | BonjourPerfume, 2020
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Congratulations to Parfums Dusita Winners

Long Time No See – Jour de Fete

L’Artisan Parfumeur – Jour de Fete

L’Artisan Parfumeur – Jour de Fete | photo by BonjourPerfume 2019

Many years ago I blind bought this bottle just because I thought it might smell good – French artisany name, and all.. 😊 And then I tried it in the middle of a very hot summer day, like 5 sprays… 😁 Oh dear god! I suffocated for the rest of the afternoon in that almond essence and swore to never wear it again! 😁😁

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Long Time No See – Jour de Fete

A Quick Trip to Lithuania

Lithuania is my home country… Even though I have lived in Ireland for more than ten years now, it will always stay in my heart as home… With its fields (flat as the back of my hand), its green forests (full of wild mushrooms, delicious blueberries and raspberries, and hazelnuts), also many sky-blue lakes and rivers…

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A Quick Trip to Lithuania

Perfume Portraits – ROADS

New Year – new beginning – new themes on the blog! πŸ™‚

Introducing Perfume Portraits – the new heading for 2019! And to kick start it – a little duo from Roads.

Roads is an Irish niche perfume company. I have noticed them stocked at Harvey Nichols store in Dundrum Town Center in Dublin. And luckily enough I managed to snatch these babies at a local TK Maxx store for a fraction of a price.

Roads – Graduate 1954. Parfum, launched in 2014.

ROADS – Graduate 1954 | photo by BonjourPerfume
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Perfume Portraits – ROADS

Aurora by Charles Wong

How would you describe the feeling of oneness?… How would you explain to someone what it feels to be in love?… What scent would be ideal to describe happiness? Or…how would you scent elegance?..

The perfume which can answer all these questions stands just in front of me. Meet Aurora by Charles Wong.

Aurora par Charles Wong | Image courtesy of Charles Wong
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Aurora by Charles Wong

Perfumed News – Dusita Naming Competition Winner

At the end of last year Parfums Dusita invited everyone around the world to participate in the competition to name their newly created fragrance. The perfume is purple in color and is dedicated to the beautiful flower iris.

After a long winter the wait is finally over! πŸ™‚

Today Pissara Umavijani has taken it to Facebook Live to announce the long awaited winner of this fantastic competition. And I am so happy to pass this piece of news to you, too πŸ™‚

The new Parfums Dusita fragrance is called Splendiris! πŸ™‚

Splendiris – the new Dusita fragrance | Image from Parfums Dusita Facebook page

Congratulations to the winner – Tal Ron from Israel! πŸ™‚ and to Parfums Dusita Team for choosing a splendid name for their new creation! ❀

The live video recording is available here.

Second and third place winners can be found following this post in Fragrantica.

The perfume will be available to purchase online at Parfums Dusita from early May, 2019.

Perfumed News – Dusita Naming Competition Winner

Esxence Diary – Onyrico

Architecture, literature, music, painting, sculpting, poetry…. Art… Onyrico – the Italian perfume house is all about paying tribute to the Italian art…. It is about taking the time to appreciate, evaluate, admire… Onyrico is creativity… It is a dream that becomes a reality. Onyrico is about freedom and independence.

Onyrico display at Esxence 2018 | photo by BonjourPerfume
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Esxence Diary – Onyrico