Tuesday, February 2, 2010
January was a prolific perfume month. I completed four new perfumes and conducted my first experiments with steam and hydro distillations.
Perfume "A" is a fruity fresh floral.
Top Notes: Orange blossom, citrus, creamy fruitys, fresh air, water
Heart Notes: White flowers, honeysuckle, rose, carnation
Base Notes: Teak wood, elegant musks
Perfume "B" is a floral, woody amber.
Top Notes: Italian bergamot, fresh citrus
Heart Notes: Spring blossoms (mille fleur)
Base Notes: Warm woods, amber, rich musk
Perfume "C" is an aromatic citrus.
Top Notes: Petitgrain, Lemon, Sweet Orange
Heart Notes: Clover, green tea, rose, iris, muguet, vetiver
Base Notes: Sandalwood, vanilla, musk, amber
Perfume "D" is a musky gourmand.
Top Notes: Coriander, fresh clean air, citrus
Heart Notes: White flowers, muguet, fresh meadow, patchouli, rose damask, absinthe
Base Notes: Musk, amber
Distillations: LAVENDER! Gros blue, Intermedia Provence, and Royal Velvet augustifolia. Thank you Dabney Rose for your patient coaching and support.
Lastly, congratulations to Sara Nystrom, the winner the January Drawing for a complimentary personalized Blue Moon Oil of Intention from Carmel Perfumes.
Posted by Shelley Waddington at 9:59 AM