New at indiescents: Kelly & Jones line.
New at saksfifthavenue: Penhaligon's Equinox Bloom.
New at ulta: Giorgio Armani Sun di Gioia & Air di Gioia.
Niche line Orto Parisi has launched Seminalis, a new fragrance…
Ah, Friday! Our community project for this week: wear one of your “top 10 of spring” fragrances (unless it’s fall where you are, in which case wear one of your “top 10 of fall” scents).
What fragrance did you pick? As always, do chime in with your scent of the day even if you’re not participating in the community project.
Reminder: on 5/6, wear a fragrance from Tom Ford, if you have one…
On Wednesday night, in the basement theater of New York's Rubin Museum, audience members were passed a squat metal cylinder and instructed to take a whiff before passing it along to their neighbor. On a projection screen, an animated movie called Alex and Wonderland followed the daydreams of an androgynous cartoon character as he travels the world from jungle to beach.
As the hero's adventures unfolded, the device released a corresponding "scent track"—the sweet scent of pineapple or an overwhelming burst of suntan lotion—that heightened the sensorial experience in a way similar to how a music score would.
— Read more at The Harvard Professor Who Is Digitizing Scent at Co.Design. If you have access to the New Yorker, you might also read Will Smell Ever Come to Smartphones? Hat tip to everyone who sent me links to the various articles about the Cyrano device!