Posts tagged "perfume"

No Car Is Complete Without A $57 Marc Jacobs Air Freshener!

Marc Jacobs wants you to get laid in your car! Wait, scratch that … he wants you to get lei-ed in your car. Slight difference. Oh, well. Anyway, Marc is…

Jessica Wakeman | February 8, 2010 - 4:40 pm

Win This! Dawn Spencer Hurwitz St. Valentine Fragrance

Put a little love and romance in the air with Dawn Spencer Hurwitz’s St. Valentine fragrance. Hurwitz is often inspired by the seasons, friends, and history when creating her Essence…

The Frisky | February 3, 2010 - 6:40 pm

There’s Pee In That Fake Bottle Of Chanel No. 5

If supporting child labor and drug cartels weren’t enough to dissuade you from purchasing counterfeit luxury goods, consider the nasty rash you might break out in after spraying on…

Erin Flaherty | January 27, 2010 - 8:45 pm

High-Style Blowing Bubbles From Maison Francis Kurkdjian

We love it when things come back from childhood with grown-up makeovers. Take these classy perfumed-scented bubbles by the perfume house Maison Francis Kurkdjian, a creative French company known for…

Leonora Epstein | January 21, 2010 - 12:20 pm

You Can Help Haiti By Buying Perfume—But Should You?

Perfume maker Bond No. 9 has just announced that when you buy their “Scent of Peace” perfume, 10 percent of the proceeds will go towards relief efforts in Haiti (purchases…

Leonora Epstein | January 15, 2010 - 8:45 pm

Finally, Margiela Drops A Fragrance Bomb

I remain largely unimpressed by the phenom that is the celebrity perfume. I’ve yet to smell one that appeals to me personally, and when it comes to exploring the seemingly…

Erin Flaherty | January 13, 2010 - 7:50 pm

Perfume Has A Carbon Footprint?

Makes sense, actually. Just something you probably never thought of.

Now there’s the first carbon-free fragrance, brought to you by Blue Marble Energy and Sweet Anthem perfumes. Working…

Leonora Epstein | January 8, 2010 - 8:15 pm

Eva Longoria To Launch Perfume (Despite Being Allergic)

Up until now, if you asked Eva Longoria Parker what her signature scent was, she’d probably sneeze in your face. Sensitive to fragrances, Eva has taken to the chem lab…

Leonora Epstein | December 23, 2009 - 2:40 pm

Quotable: Sarah Jessica Parker’s Olfactory Senses Are Seriously Broken

“It has taken me three years to decide on the scent because I really like B.O. and I think it’s sexy. I wanted to figure out a way to make…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 22, 2009 - 1:40 pm

Beyonce Finally Gets Her Own Perfume

When we first read the news, it took us a second to comprehend the fact that Beyonce’s never launched a fragrance before. She’s a movie star, fashion designer, and talented…

Bianca Posterli | December 18, 2009 - 8:45 pm

Feel the Heat with Beyonce

This morning while reading the news, it took me a second to comprehend the fact that Beyonce’s never launched a fragrance before. She’s a movie star, fashion designer, and talented…

Bianca Posterli | December 18, 2009 - 3:45 pm

Back To The ’90s: Odin Launches Unisex Fragrance

Androgynous dressing might be the fashion world’s current obsession, but here’s a reminder that styles are indeed cyclical: The trendy men’s shop Odin has just launched a unisex perfume. At…

Leonora Epstein | December 10, 2009 - 8:50 pm

Figure Out Which Fragrance To Buy With Sephora’s Scent Samplers

Finding a new fragrance is a daunting task. I can never figure out whether I’m willing to commit to a scent after wearing it around the store or smelling and…

Catherine Strawn | December 9, 2009 - 5:10 pm

Yes, Chanel No. 5 May Attract Men … With Oedipal Complexes

Scent is certainly a powerful element in generating attraction from the opposite sex, but when a new study came out this week pointing to Chanel No. 5 as the perfume…

Leonora Epstein | December 4, 2009 - 7:00 pm

Can Perfume Help You Find True Love (Or Just Get Laid)?

A new study says wearing a fragrance certainly helps make you more attractive to the opposite sex, and, arguably, the most legendary perfume of all time may also be the…

Erin Flaherty | December 1, 2009 - 7:20 pm

Zoe Kravitz Is The New Face Of Vera Wang Princess

It’s only fitting that Zoe Kravitz, the offspring of rock and Hollywood royalty, would be the spokesmodel for Vera Wang Princess perfume. It’s too bad she was photographed in that…

Annika Harris | November 10, 2009 - 5:40 pm

Ever Wonder What Michelle Obama Smells Like?

What does Michelle Obama smell like? Apparently, our first guesses of sunshine and warm apple pie were wrong. The First Lady’s signature scent has been revealed, and it’s “Love in…

Leonora Epstein | November 10, 2009 - 2:10 pm

$10,000 Buys You A Lifetime Of Not Smelling Like The Joneses

Sure, in a perfect world, our favorite fragrance would be all our own. It would be an exclusive scent that smells like no other, and when we left a room,…

Erin Flaherty | October 26, 2009 - 3:20 pm

Beauty Test Drive: Benefit Crescent Row Fragrances

We know and love Benefit’s cosmetics well — their Bad Gal eyeliner and Dr. Feelgood complexion primer have been makeup bag staples forever — but we don’t exactly think of…

Erin Flaherty | October 20, 2009 - 5:40 pm

The Gap Has A New Perfume!

Usually, I go to The Gap for staple pieces. But Patrick Robinson is revitalizing the brand with must-have items, like the newest Pierre Hardy boots. Those are majorly swoon-worthy. Now,…

Bianca Posterli | October 19, 2009 - 7:10 pm