Perfumery/Citrus paradisi

Perfumery/Citrus paradisi

The grapefruit (Citrus paradise) is one of the main ingredients in a range of perfumes with a fine citrusy accord. Same as the rest of the citrus notes, grapefruit is…
Perfumery/Citrus Smells

Perfumery/Citrus Smells

Most often by citrus in perfumery we describe the whole spectrum of hesperidic fruits (Hesperidia), named after the Hesperides, nymphs from Greek mythology. These are fruits or citrus-smelling raw materials…
Orange!

Orange!

Orange is the warmest color of all. It combines the physical energy and stimulation of red with the cheerfulness of yellow! It is vivid, optimistic and rejuvenating! In Europe orange…
Perfume/Casamorati 1888: Dama Bianca Xerjoff

Perfume/Casamorati 1888: Dama Bianca Xerjoff

Sweet, viscous and creamy vanilla, tinted with fresh lilacs and jasmine languor, containing a subtle tartness of  citrus plants. Airy, light and feminine perfume! main accords musky powdery vanilla woody citrus…
Russian nobility/The last Tsarevich

Russian nobility/The last Tsarevich

The House of Romanov was the second and last imperial dynasty to rule over Russia, reigning from 1613 until the 1917 overthrow of the monarchy during the February Revolution. Alexei…
Soviet Fashion in 70’s

Soviet Fashion in 70’s

I love to write about fashion in the Soviet Union, I have already wrote a post Soviet fashion during 1960-1980 where I gave a general idea and overview, but in…