Fendi Introduces World’s First Scented Leather Handbag Collection — See Photos

Apparently, we’re shaping up to enter an era of wearing scented objects rather than perfumes. Mere months after Diptyque translated its luxurious fragrances into scented stickers, brooches, and bracelets, Fendi has introduced the world’s first fragranced handbags. The line features three bright-yellow and white baguettes in three sizes: Fendi’s standard women’s baguette size and a…

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Cher on Her New Eau de Couture Fragrance — Interview and Review

I am insanely interested in how this came to be. This is actually her second fragrance, her first being Uninhibited in 1987. Surprisingly, Cher’s first fragrance was widely considered to be unsuccessful. Keep in mind, this was before the era of celebrity fragrances really started. What many consider the first big celebrity fragrance, White Diamonds…

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Kim, Kourtney and Khloé Kardashian Created Three Fragrances for KKW Beauty — Interview

Here’s something you don’t hear every day: Kim Kardashian West is my idol. The entrepreneur had been inspiring me since the first season of Keeping Up With the Kardashians and still does to this day with the everlasting success of her beauty empire, KKW Beauty. My love for the Kardashians begins with Kim, but definitely…

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Dominique Ropion on What Makes Armani Privé Orangerie Venise a Haute Couture Fragrance: Interview

It’s the day after Armani Prive’s haute couture show in Paris, and master perfumer Dominique Ropion is at the International Flavors & Fragrances headquarters just outside of Paris to reveal one of the brand’s biggest launches as of late: Orangerie Venise. Known for creating some of the most iconic perfumes of all time (Calvin Klein…

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Floral Street, U.K.-Based Perfume Company, Launches at Sephora: Exclusive Details

The resulting scents: Iris Goddess, London Poppy, Black Lotus, Chypre Sublime, Electric Rhubarb, Neon Rose, Wild Vanilla Orchad, Wonderland Peony, and Ylang Ylang Espresso. Each scent has a unique origin story, like London Poppy, which was inspired by said “powerful, focused, and energetic” crowd of Londoners who bicycle to work every morning. Feeney recommends the…

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Disney’s Official ‘Little Mermaid’ Perfume Comes in Bottles Even Ariel Would Love – Details

Disney lovers rejoice — there’s a new scent launching that’s designed especially for you. Indie fragrance brand DefineMe’s The Little Mermaid-themed perfume will be hitting shelves in fall 2019, and the bottle’s iridescent turquoise scales and shell motif are sure to make a splash. (Pun very much intended.) The launch is in honor of the…

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Estée Lauder Companies Partners With the Humane Society to End Global Animal Testing

Following in the footsteps of other big-name beauty manufacturers like Avon, Procter & Gamble, and Unilever, the Estée Lauder Companies announced its support this week for a global ban on animal testing in the beauty industry. In a bold and exciting move, the Estée Lauder Companies, which include a wide range of personal-care brands in…

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Michelle Pfeiffer On Why She’s Making the Safest Fragrance Line Out There | Interview

Michelle Pfeiffer has played a coke-addled trophy wife (Scarface), a poisonous narcissist (White Oleander), and a really nasty feline (Batman Returns). Now she’s stepping into a whole new role as a clean-beauty crusader with her new fragrance line, Henry Rose. There was a time in my life when I literally lived off Coca-Cola and Marlboro…

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An Honest Review of Victoria’s Secret Perfumes, In Honor of the Show

Victoria’s Secret seems to be a ubiquitous influence on so many American women’s experiences with commercial, mainstream femininity. Found in almost every mall across America, it’s probably that place where every young woman went to purchase one of her first bras. Much like its merchandise, the stores are pretty, frilly, and pink; they’re invitingly dimly…

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