Just like visiting Jovoy is an essential part of any fragrance lover’s trip to Paris, so is a visit to the Hotel Costes to say hello to the beloved “soup nazi” Ronald. Of course, don’t touch the bottles, but do smell all the lovely scents. I had heard there were three new IUNX […]
After visiting Paris for a few years, I’ve realized that a trip to Jovoy should start in the morning. They open at 11am so I was there to work my way around the room. I started at the back and went around and sniffed everything that I have never seen before. Starting at the back […]
After a nice train ride to Paris, I was greeted at Gare Du Nord by my good friend Kim, who accompanied me for some sniffing and a nice dinner. We hit Sens Unique and were greeted by the lovely Renata who happily showed us around.
A few highlights:
After four days of non-stop Amsterdam Dance Event, I was able to take a break and sniff some fumes. I took a walk to the home of Erik Zwaga (Geurengoeroe) and had a nice conversation with him about his history, art, and perfumes. So much of what he said resonated with me […]