Kenzo will launch Kenzo World, a new fragrance for women, later this month. It is the brand’s first fragrance from artistic directors Carol Lim and Humberto Leon, who joined Kenzo in 2011…
Friday, yay! Our community project for today: wear a fragrance from perfumer Francis Kurkdjian, if you have one.
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.
I meant to wear Maison Francis Kurkdjian Pluriel…
The more expensive it is, the better they think it is. That’s also a thing in perfume that you don’t have anywhere else. The price tag gives the label quality.
That I need to justify why I put every aroma into a scent. Every time he asks me why I’m putting certain notes in the perfume and if I didn’t have the right reason - like if I just wanted to because I liked it – that’s not a valid argument. He’s very straight to the point. It’s good because I know I’m not wasting my time, and that I made a scent with all the rights things inside.
— Perfumer Jérôme Di Marino talks to Marie Claire about the most important thing he has learned from his mentor, perfumer Francis Kurkdjian. Read more at Jérôme Di Marino - introducing perfumes rising star.