At the end of January, a young and great of Lady of the perfume world passed away, accidentally… The perfume world is sad and distraught. She was a true passionate, in charge of the creation development of ICR, who worked closely with the french perfumers : indeed chocked, the french perfumery world has remained silent. Anyway, luckily, a number of french perfumers have not forgotten her and have shared with me, their memories. I dedicate this tribute to Ambra, her sister, and her tight families love.
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Saviez-vous que Leonard de Vinci aimait les parfums ? Pourquoi, ne pas explorer son approche, telle une leçon de parfumerie, à l’époque de la Renaissance ! D’ailleurs, le parfum dit le Parfum “sans nom”, a été présenté lors d’un événement privé. Ceci pour clore l’exposition “Genio e Belleza” (2019) conçue par la chercheuse Maria Pirulli. Ce parfum qui n’a pas été et ne sera pas commercialisé. Même très en retard, je trouvais intéressant de partager avec vous, la démarche du parfum et du regard de Leonard de Vinci sur le parfum.
A major first ! The Louvre museum opens its doors to the Officine Universelle Buly 1803. At the invitation of the perfume brand, 8 well-known French perfumers were asked to imagine and interprete the painting or the sculpture of their choice. That is to say 8 fragrances that you will be able to find at the pop-up store located at the Louvre, until January 6th 2020, and at the Buly 1803 boutique on the Bonaparte street, in Paris So, follow the guide, in order to discover the process of their creation.
Don’t panic ! I do not ask you money !… Just a little bit of time and generosity, by taking the trouble to write a comment about the tatousenti Podcasts , on iTunes. It is most important for the Tatousenti podcasts channel just as well as for the creator, Bettina Aykroyd who looks for unique celebs of the world of perfumery and savours. So, follow the guide, nothing is more simple !
For the last podcast of Tatousenti first season, I has the pleasure to meet Johann Maria Farina, the 8th generation of the Farina family in Cologe. Thanks to him, you will be abble to understand the story about the first Eau de Cologne, Farina 1709. This podcast is exceptionally in English…
When the word Spleen is mentioned, Beaudelaire echoes automatically to our mind… It’s only natural as Spleen and Ideal are a serie of poems, part of the famous poetry book, « Les Fleurs du Mal » from Baudelaire. But, today it is a serie of six episodes of ten minutes long, written and produced by Florian Beaume, a young grassois film director. In fact, you will have the opportunity to meet him, at the preview, on Wednesday July 24th, at 8pm, at the Studio Cinema, in Grasse. For my part, I had the pleasure, to talk with him, so to understand more about his approach and what was behind the scene of Spleen, an historical fiction… a wonderful human adventure.
Come and sit down at Luana Belmondo’s table ! She is Italian, but also French in her heart, and shares her love for the everyday cooking, for her family. Her recipes are instinctive, filled with love and generosity. Today, You can find her on My Cuisine, for the third season, from Monday till Friday at 11.30 a.m, in her program LuanaCuisine, RTL where she treats you everyday and also à la table RTL, during the week-end.
It’s in May 2018, that the Fonds Baudelaire started in Grasse, in order to rehabilitate, promote and publicize this heritage, through events. Here is in a few words, the Fonds Baudelaire’s mission. The endowment fun dis, certainly, a human adventure with Christine Monpoix, Eric Montvoisin, Jean-Denis Oreel and Jonathan Turrilo. This is why Jonathan Turillo took some time, to reveal to me the mysteries and whay is all behind the scene.
Valmont has given a magical wand to it’s cleansing skincare range… After being reviewed and relifted, the range Purity from Valmont is rejuvenated. Therefore, 9 products, 9 different textures are planned, so to earn an impeccable skin, just before hydrating it. So full speed ahead !
With an unsual course of life, Cecile is sparkling and more, a passionate of champagne and wines, ever since her childhood.It all starts with a trip to England, to improve her english. But,very soon afterwards, her passion catches up her again, and she decides and chooses to make a career of it. Today, she is at the head of her own school, the Wine Hampshire School. Therefore, her credo is “I consider the love of wine and champagne a way of life for myself and it’s connection with tastes is my passion”.
During my trip to Wingen sur Moder, I met Veronique Brumm, a discreet but passionate person, with a strong personality,who is the Director of the Lalique Museum. Coming from Wingen sur Moder, she is there, ever since the origin of the Museum. That is why, I suggest to get to know her better, through her career path.
Be in the picture for perfume ! before you dare go to a boutique. In fact, it seems essential to me. As offering a fragrance can be hazardous …unless you have already an idea of what you want, and have the existing beautiful perfumes in mind, then your mission will be even more easier, more interesting and amusing. I share with you my last discoveries and my favorites.