A message from Andy Tauer of Tauer Perfumes, sent out this morning on Twitter (and Facebook): "wishing you a peaceful advent. And let us all make a little difference and share the joy of the season."
It’s described on the site as “addictive,” and the “ultimate fresh, clean laundry smell with rich tones of the West.” For those of you wondering exactly what “the West” smells like, it’s less In-N-Out Burger and more “crisp and powdery notes with undertones of sandalwood, leather, and amber surrounded by spice, patchouli, and musk.”
— Singer songwriter John Mayer developed a new laundry detergent and fabric spray in collaboration with The Laundress (with 50% of the proceeds going to the Montana Association of Land Trusts). Read more at Laundry Aficionado John Mayer Put His Name on an ‘Out West’-Scented Detergent at People, or pre-order the product here.
More limited edition collector fragrance bottles, with the usual disclaimers: in most of these cases, the juice is unchanged, just the bottle is “special” (or not, as the case may be), and some of these may not be available in the US. Today’s post includes limited editions from Valentino, Azzedine Alaïa, Viktor & Rolf, Atkinsons and Ralph Lauren.
From Valentino, Donna Eau de Parfum in the “Felt Collector’s Bottle” (although yes, it appears to be a felt collector’s box). “Adorned with felt fabric from the Valentino fashion collections for a sensual touch and an appealing look.” $130 for 100 ml at Bloomingdales…