Dance of the Spirits

Aurora in her liquid form has returned! The formula is the same thus there should be no to very little shifts in the fragrance of this botanical perfume. Unlike many of my other perfumes, Aurora is quite simple in her composition, with only seventeen individual essences and no accords/chords. One of the precious ingredients is… Continue reading Dance of the Spirits

Scent of the Day: AURORA

“The stars are putting on their glittering belts.They throw around their shoulders cloaks that flashLike a great shadow’s last embellishment.”~ Wallace Stevens The scent for this day is Aurora liquid perfume. The mythological messenger God, who carried the dreams of Morpheus is associated with Wednesday. In keeping with this mercurial theme, it seemed appropriate to… Continue reading Scent of the Day: AURORA


“Star bright, star light, first star I see tonight, I wish I may, I wish I might have the wish I wish tonight.” The solid perfume version of Aurora is finally ready. The fragrance originally came into this earthy manifestation as a liquid perfume. The new creamy unguent is very close to the aromatic quality… Continue reading { AURORA }

Aurora at Fragrance Bouquet

“What beautiful, twinkling magic has been weaved in this amazing, heart-moving fragrance? Because it is surely magic, or at the very least the magic of art and love,that make this fragrance evolve so stunningly on the skin, going through countless transformations that seduce the senses one after the otherwhile its creator humbly proclaims it “simpler”… Continue reading Aurora at Fragrance Bouquet

Natives & Flower Perfumes

The box with little sampler bottles arrived yesterday as I was formulating a new perfume. It was a super busy day. I poured Vespertina samples in the morning, pondered packaging with Martha while eating delicious croquettas, crossed hills and valleys for a few more native plants and finished up the second edition of both Aurora… Continue reading Natives & Flower Perfumes