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My Signature Scent

This week, for the first time in my life, I bought myself perfume. I have never owned a perfume that wasn’t bought for me. Actually, it wasn’t until a couple of years ago that I even really liked the stuff. 618 more words


Exclusive Meet & Greet with Roja Dove

Last week, I joined Dubai’s most influential bloggers in an exclusive meet and greet with British Master Perfumer, Roja Dove. Style savant, witty and extremely confident, Roja Dove introduced us to his incredible and wide range of perfumes. 190 more words

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The day I met 'the nose'

Anyone who is a fragrance lover will know Master Perfumer, Roja Dove. In fact, his name was first mentioned to me in 2000 when I worked for Calvin Klein, I knew some of the Guerlain girls and they were due to meet him, of course they were tres excited and they told me all about his work at Guerlain. 594 more words

I ask Roja Dove: Is Shakespeare British or French? Avicenna in "The Essence of Perfume"

Roja Dove is a man I dream I will leave an impression on someday.

If I ever am in the same circles as him, I would consider what I am starting here accomplished. 942 more words


Fragrance Training

You may have noticed that we went a bit quiet earlier this week… well that’s because we spent Wednesday and Thursday with the fabulous Roja Dove for The Fragrance Foundation Academy Training! 156 more words


A Goodnight Kiss by Roja Parfums

WHAT I SMELL:  A Goodnight Kiss opens with a rush of aldehydes and a light powder which is like a quick wisp of a makeup brush.   549 more words


Roja Parfums Risqué (Creation-R)

WHAT I SMELL:  Risqué (marketed as Creation-R in the United States) opens with a warm and sensual bergamot that is surrounded by the deepest rounded and lung filling florals that feel as if they are trapped in bosom of a hug and which at first is like they are fighting to get out of that hug, only to surrender and bury themselves deeper into the warm embrace of the feminine mystique.   435 more words