Perfume Shorts Archives

Esteban Tonka (2006) {Perfume Short (Review)}

Esteban advert in Elle Déco Dec 2007 While doing research on an altogether different perfume I happened on an advert for Tonka by Esteban in their collection called Matières (Raw Materials), a rather rare occurrence in the world of...

Balmain by Balmain (1998) {Perfume Short (Review)}

Balmain by Balmain was launched in 1998 fifteen years after Ebène and twenty years after Ivoire. It is one of the lesser known Balmain fragrances. Rather than to offer itself as being an innovative composition, it is a perfume...

In Black by Jesus Del Pozo {Perfume Short (Review)}

In Black by Spanish fashion designer Jesus Del Pozo was created in 2005 by perfumer Christine Nagel. Swiss-born Nagel is the recent recipient of a prestigious creative perfumery award. The jus, somewhat betraying a mercantile inclination with its pleasing-to-everyone-and-all...