Just in time for swarm season, To Bee as an Eau de Parfum is here! I’ve been working on this one since 2014, the main challenge was getting the ration of essences to alcohol in perfect balance. Since To Bee is such a rich fragrance, weaved with dark, heavy notes that the orchestration can get… Continue reading To Bee Eau de Parfum!
Lyra is back in all formats: solid, perfume extrait and the new eau de parfum! The difference between the three is in the base materials and concentration. The solid contains beeswax, jojoba and an infusion where as the extrait and EdP are in 190 proof alcohol. The difference in the concentration of the two liquids… Continue reading Lyra is back!
Recently I was asked a question based on this one “What is the difference between perfume, parfum extrait and an Eau de Parfum?” I thought I’d address it here at the journal so that in the future I can send peeps to this source. Perfume is a generic word, the origin comes from the Latin,… Continue reading Eau de Parfum and other fragrance terminology
The Vespertina Eau de Parfum was filtered yesterday and has infused the Agoura workspace with the most divine and delicious aroma of woods, resin and florals all weaved together. There is approximately eight ounces of this first batch of the 2015 edition. Greg and I are still hard at work on the LookBook which will… Continue reading Vespers
The end point of the long and winding road to the Eau de Parfum labels is finally here! Figure 1: Noir as an EdP has now been listed in the 6 gram and 1 gram sample sizes. Please be aware that there is limited amounts left of this first edition, upcoming editions will be done… Continue reading Eau de Parfum labels!!
On Saturday, June 22nd, I have the honor of participating in a brand new Artisan Fragrance show here in Los Angeles titled FRAGments. The event begins at 11am with a moderated discussion followed by a reception and pop-up shop from 12pm-5pm. This unique and eclectic collective will feature a range of perfumers working in several… Continue reading FRAGments