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Diptyque Oud Palao

I’ve been avoiding Oud Palao due to an unfortunate misconception: I kept misreading it as “Oud Paleo“, and I’m not trying to be lectured by a perfume about our cavemen ancestors and their nutritious root vegetables. 210 more words


Pure Distance's M (2010)

Whenever I spray some M on my skin, an image of Super Mario hitting a floating coin box appears in my head. One pump is one jump and a dollar disappears in thin air. 549 more words

Niche Perfumes

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


Public Event: Interview with Roja Dove and drinks by Bompas & Parr - Institute of Making

Date: Thursday 19th November
Time: 6:15pm-9:00pm
Location: Institute of Making, University College London (Malet Place, London, WC1E 7JE)

Roja Dove is a world-renowned fragrance creative, philanthropist and collaborative innovator, who transforms sensory experiences.

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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

Fashion Blogger

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