Monthly Archives: October 2013

On Exclusivity (Plus Review of Pierre Guillaume L’Oiseau de Nuit with Giveaway)

Most of you probably already know this, but last week Slumberhouse introduced a very special limited edition that sold out in preorder overnight.  The fragrance is called Zahd, only 125 bottles will be produced, and it will never exist again after … Continue reading

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A Place Up The Country (Imaginary Authors Cape Heartache Review)

When I was a kid, my grandparents had a place in the country.  I use the word “place” to be deliberately vague for the opposite reason that rich people refer to their mansions as cottages.  Specifically what they had was … Continue reading

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A Return To Glamour And A Glamorous Drawing (Jardins d’Ecrivains La Dame Aux Camelias, Etat Libre d’Orange Putain des Palaces)

It’s an elusive topic to define, but we all recognize it when we see it.  It’s something our mothers and grandmothers found accessible on a daily basis, and yet it seems to slip out of the hands of even the … Continue reading

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