Amongst the transcendental woods of the 1800s, craftsmen from the Massachusetts Bay Colony built violins & bows in the tiny town of the Pioneer Valley. The shops were riddled with old growth mahogany, buried maple shavings, amber pine rosin, aged walnut & their unique secret varnishes.
unisex | medium bodied | leather | wood | ether
alcohol denat., parfum (fragrance), aqua (water), citral, eugenol benzyl benzoate, benzyl cinnamate, geraniol
A fragrance enhancer with transparent radiance that gives any aromatic material a certain, as the French say, "Je ne sais quoi".
Sparkling leaf, cubeb, green pepper, & cracked Ukranian coriander seed. Cool spices & Mediterranean seabreeze - like the hills above Odessa. feminine | light bodied | spice | green | fresh | ether
A bracing cologne of coastal Italian citrus rinds - chinotto, blood orange, cold-pressed lemon and green mandarin with ambrette seed & clean musk. feminine | masculine | medium bodied | citrus | fresh | musk
Transistor radio hewn of sandalwood radiates ragas in the Bandra heat. Hot copper tubes warm the soft wood releasing blooms of musk, cream, peach, ambrette, coco, cedar distillates. unisex | medium bodied | ether | fruit | wood
The wild shrill of Black Francis coming through the radio in the August heat. Ripe fig, iris, coconut milk, tonka and dry blond woods. unisex | medium bodied | fresh | fruit | green
Spritzers aboard the famous Salt Spray Rose. Sinatra's summer wind, dunegrass in the distance, rosehip, the white lighthouse. unisex | light bodied | ether | fresh | floral | green | musk
A lone peacock floats over cream lilies, oleander, and a sea of alabaster violet. Orchestral pads of harps and horns drone. Pale blue fog hangs in the far woodlands.unisex | full bodied | floral | vanilla
Vio-Volta is a forward thinking fragrance that smells like nothing else. Using two novel molecules, it radiates an electric pulse with shades of metal, violet, black currant, and wisteria.D.S. says "the smell of purple. Electric vegetal fluorescent violet."unisex | medium bodied | floral | fruit | green | ether | fresh
The desert airs of Marfa, cosmic axis of West Texas. Creosote shrubs and sumac primed with Chihuahuan mesa woods - mesquite, oak, and pinyon pine. unisex | full bodied | floral | green | ether | fresh
American sagebush, flowering white thyme, & prairie switchgrass from the wild western territories. Pefect for robbing banks on horseback. masculine | full bodied | herbs | wood
Beaver trappers were the cowboys of early America. Renegade mountaineers of the Jacksonian era who cut trails through the wild in search of beaver pelts - prized by hatters, doctors & perfumers. Dark cedar, snake root, synthetic beaver castor & wild bergamot. masculine | medium bodied | animalic | amber | leather | wood
Based on the rituals of the proto-Mississippian death cult of the 1200s. Native birch tar, viola and white spruce grounded in incense and cypress root. masculine | medium bodied | wood | smoke
A fire broke out in the Curling Bros. barbershop in Westlake, N.Y. in 1891. All the shaving tonics with their spearmint, lime, vanilla & lavender burned. A charred bottle was found half-full. It smelled like this. masculine | full bodied | fougere | smoke | vanilla