Cafleurebons’ Top 10 of 2017 from Ida Meister & Robert Herrmann

    Ida: Some folks really adore compiling these lists; I KNOW everyone enjoys reading them, including me. You’ve probably guessed that this sort of thing is a personal nightmare because I appreciate all the efforts perfumers make. Some are given very specific briefs which they are obligated to fulfill; others are starting out and … Continue reading Cafleurebons’ Top 10 of 2017 from Ida Meister & Robert Herrmann

Tiffany & Co. EdP 2017

Originally Published on www,cafleurebon.com  25 December, 2017   If you want to re-capture the sheer bliss of a child’s face upon seeing presents on Christmas morning, just slip a little blue Tiffany’s box under the Christmas tree, sit back and watch the fireworks. And this year that iconic little blue box might hold a bottle … Continue reading Tiffany & Co. EdP 2017

The Eight (plus one) Perfumes of Hanukkah 2017

Originally Published On http://www.cafleurebon.com  12 December, 2017   Hannukah perfumes? We will get to that … first some history.... Almost every religion worldwide has a winter celebration dedicated to the return of the light in the dark days of winter. After the Roman Saturnalia or Solstice celebrations, the Jewish celebration of Hanukkah is one of … Continue reading The Eight (plus one) Perfumes of Hanukkah 2017

Laubuhn Perfumes: Naughty Garden EdP (Ralf Schwieger) 2017

Originally Published by http://www.cafleurebon.com   4 December, 2017   If you’ve never heard of Laubahn Perfumes or their inaugural release Naughty Garden, composed by legendary perfumer and multi–award winning Ralf Schwieger of MANE, fear not. All will be revealed. One of the great joys of the rabid perfumista is the discovery of a heretofore unknown … Continue reading Laubuhn Perfumes: Naughty Garden EdP (Ralf Schwieger) 2017

Parfum d’Empire: Le Cri De La Lumiére edp 2017

  Originally published on http://www.cafleurebon.com  1 December, 2017   In the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, it’s often easy to overlook or totally miss December fragrance releases. Fortunately, this wasn't the case for maître perfumer Marc-Antoine Corticchiato of Parfum D’Empire new fragrance Le Cri de la Lumiére, which was three years in the … Continue reading Parfum d’Empire: Le Cri De La Lumiére edp 2017