Hey folks, it was my birthday this week, and as one of my presents to myself (as well as a tiny bit of perfume) I picked up… Read more “Bitter as tonic”
Wheeeeeee! This came in the mail from Dee. Doesn’t she have lovely penmanship?
As you may remember from my earlier post on Carbone de Balmain, I chose it as my “travel to Texas” scent. We packed all our worldly goods… Read more “Retrospective: On the road with Carbone de Balmain”
Nathalie Lorson created Carbone de Balmain in 2010, and it got some nice attention for bottle design at the Fifi’s, and some attention for the juice itself… Read more “Carbone de Balmain”
On my skin this fragrance is deep, warm, woodsy, and musky. A slight sweetness presents itself in the form of cocoa or chocolate. I had been on… Read more “Balmain Ambre Gris”