Comme des Garcons “Blue Invasion” Fragrance

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Comme des Garcons gets you ready for summer with the release of their new “Blue Invasion” line of fragrances. The first, Blue Encens, blends Artemisia with Indian cardamon, black pepper and cinnamon. Blue Cedrat is tinged with Italian cedar, bitter quinine accord, metallic rose and Virginian cedarwood. And finally, Blue Santal completes the collection with […]

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Gucci Launches “Made to Measure” Men’s Fragrance

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Gucci is launching a new scent, “Made to Measure pour Homme,” as a complement to the brand’s women’s scent, “Premiere.” The campaign will be fronted by actor James Franco with a commercial shot by Drive director Nicolas Winding Refn. The fragrance combines the smell of bergamot, lavender and orange flowers with a base of spice […]

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Malin + Goetz Cannabis Scented Candle

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Malin + Goetz may be one of our favorite skincare companies, but those most familiar with the company will know they are a huge player on the fragrance scene. With this new candle, they’ve elected to put one of the world’s most well-known fragrances, Cannabis, into play. This 9oz candle promises to burn for 60 […]

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Lacoste Launches Eau de Lacoste LL.12.12. Fragrance

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Lacoste launches Eau de Lacoste L.12.12 Noir, a new fragrance designed to suit that endless, warm summer nights. A woody aroma makes up the base, with notes of watermelon, lavender, verbena and Egyptian basil rounding out a full-bodied, but refined fragrance. Made with Lacoste’s patented “time release technology”, the scent is designed to see you […]

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Comme des Garcons Reveal “Luxe” Fragrance

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Parisian luxury label Comme des Garcons releases a new “Luxe” line of eau de toilette in Patchouli and Champaca fragrances for the summertime. Patchouli is derived from leave of the plant of the same name from Sumatra, Indonesia and features hints of white pepper, soy accord, patchouli, cedarwood, vanilla and oakmoss. Champaca heads across the […]

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retaW “Allen*” Fragrant Hand Soap

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Tokyo-based designer grooming label retaW has just released a new version of their fantastic hand soap, scented with their “Allen*” fragrance. Having previously features the “Fiona*” and “Mark*” scents, the “Alen*” edition is a welcome addition to the line. The fragrance has the added benefit of being made primarily of natural oils, which not only […]

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Video: Wes Anderson & Roman Coppola “Prada Candy L’Eau”

Two of today’s most revered directors, Wes Anderson and Roman Coppola, team up to create this beautifully inspired short film for Prada’s ‘Candy’ fragrance. Taking inspirational queues from François Truffaut’s 1962, “Jules et Jim” and Jean-Luc Godard’s 1964 film, “Bande à part”, the short documents a young ladies courtship by two smitten gentleman. The film […]

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D.S. And Durga for J.Crew “Homesteader’s” Cologne

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In a continuation of J.Crew’s range of “In Good Company” collaborations, the staple American brand has teamed up with D.S. & Durga to create a collaborative “Homesteader’s” cologne. The fragrance house, based in Broolyn and specializing in small-batch production, created a scent that takes inspiration from Big Sur’s Old Coast Trail and incorporates cypress, eucalyptus, […]

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Comme des Garcons Present “Black” Fragrance

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A new fragrance from Comme des Garcons, “Black” features top notes that are a mix of exotic African scents: black pepper from Madagascar and incense from Somalia. Middle notes feature liquorice, birch tar and pepper wood. The base features vetiver and cedarwood. The scent comes in a suitably black-based bottle and packaging and will be […]

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Givenchy Introduce “Gentleman Only” & Announce Major Contest

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In 1975, Givenchy issued the first edition of their “Gentlemen” fragrance, a masculine combination of patchouli, vetiver and Russian leather notes. For 2013 the fashion house has re-imagined that signature scent for the modern age with “Gentlemen Only”. Featuring notes of green mandarin, pink pepper, nutmeg and birch leaves, cedar, patchouli and vetiver, it’s a […]

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