The color of honey comb can vary greatly depending on how much its been used by the honey bees. When the our little alchemist, along with her sisters, begin to build comb, it is almost pure white, as you can see from this piece which was only a few days old when we moved our… Continue reading Honey comb, perfume and related ramblings
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!
The sun is in Leo and just now via a tweet I heard this “Happy Leo new moon! A good time for creativity, play, doing things that you love & being in your heart. What auspicious new as we celebrate the honey bee today!!” Hope you locals will all be coming out to to Honey… Continue reading Honey Bee!
On July 23rd the sun moved into the sign of Leo until August 22nd. Within the twelve signs in the zodiac all the personality types are represented. Leo the lion tends to be creative, spontaneous, dominate, ambitious, courageous…among many other traits. Our nearest star, the Sun at the center of the universe and life giver,… Continue reading Sun Sign Leo
I’ve collected some reviews and related prose of the natural botanical perfume To Bee, created in homage to the European honey bee. If you happen to know of one that I missed please chime in. Jessica at Now Smell ThisLucy at Indie PerfumeTrish at Scent HiveDonna at Perfume Smellin’ ThingsElena at Perfume ShrineMargi MacDonald at… Continue reading To Bee Reviews
Josey Plumey has written an inspired review of To Bee over at The Perfume Magazine, please fly on over and have a read of her impressions. The Perfume Magazine has been created by Raphaella Barkley, former editor of Sniffapalooza Magazine and recipient of numerous FiFi awards. The Perfume Magazine is now in its second edition… Continue reading To Bee at The Perfume Magazine
Tomorrow is World Peace Day and today Elena over at Perfume Shrine has published a very sweet review of To Bee Natural Perfume. Thus, for this day I am advocating we all anoint ourselves with a combination of the Perfume Devoted to Peace and To Bee. Both of these fragrances have honey notes and as… Continue reading To Bee at Perfume Shrine and World Peace Day
Friend and colleague Jade Shutes has shared impressions of To Bee natural perfume over at her blog and is hosting a giveaway which is open to those all over the world. Here is a sweet poem by Emily Dickenson, which in her life time foraging honey bees were thought to be males, not females. Thus,… Continue reading A clover and one bee
The To Bee natural perfume LookBook is coming along quite fabulously but it is in need of more imagery. Since this fragrance is so new, I don’t quite have the plethora of illuminations as the other fragrances. Thus I’m taking advantage of Eve’s camera, before it leaves with her to college in Vermont, and taking… Continue reading Honey, Honey
The color of To Bee natural liquid perfume is like a rich, dark molasses. Master Gregorio, my husband, tells me this is a “bad” thing. Me personally I am not sure. Indeed, most main stream perfume is a typical golden yellow hue and it is what is expected in the industry. However, I do not… Continue reading Dark Molasses