I wanted to like Baume du Doge because of its Venice connection; it cant compare to the beauty of Venice but while sniffing the handsome Baume du Doge, I can easily imagine a mighty doge or Venetian trader savoring the aromas of its exotic ingredients.
If you read French, you may be familiar with that excellent series of cheap booklets published by Presses Universitaires de France called "Que sais-je?".
Hyperbole is generally a given in fragrance ad copy no matter how dull the juice, we'll be told a perfume sparkles with dazzling radiance, that it is exquisite, daring, sensual, luxurious, sublime and intoxicating.(said as if Venice, and yours truly, might disappear into the Venetian lagoon during my trip).This website uses cookies in order to be able to provide its services.Baume du Doge fits nicely into Eau dItalies line-up of rich and interesting perfumes (excepting the bland summer 2008 offering: Magnolia Romana, rome deserves better!) In Baume du Doge, fans of Duchaufour will recognize bits and pieces, echoes, of some of his earlier fragrances: Amouage.Roudnitska's approach is rather unique, in that he explores perfumery from an aesthetic point of view: what's the difference between olfactory perception and sensation, or between materials matériaux and matter matière in perfumery?When I announced my decision to visit Venice for the first time, a cautionary chorus began to chant: Its smelly!
It's not an easy read, and there's plently of room for debate on the author's views, but the questions he raises are of fundamental importance.Bertrand Duchaufour and Baume du Doges enticing mix of ingredients (sweet orange, bergamot, fennel, myrrh, frankincense, cinnamon, coriander, saffron, clove, cardamom, black pepper, shonen jump promo code benzoin, vanilla, vetiver, cedar) let me down?Venice was as glorious in person as I imagined it would.Recent court rulings over fragrance doubles and copyright issues in perfumery seem to suggest that Roudnitska's battle for an institutionalized, legal recognition of High Perfumery is starting to pay off; although there's still a long way to go, these latest developments show how important his.More vetiver: Guerlain Vetiver, Parfums de Nicolaï Vetyver, Le Labo Vetiver 46 il Profumo Vetiver de Java.