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Florence Welch Backstage at Gucci Bloom campaign

The British singer/songwriter Florence Welch recently shot a fascinating commercial for the Gucci Bloom advertising campaign. In a backstage picture we can see a bottle of Officina Profumo-Farmaceutica Santa Maria Novella toning water on a table near the artist. The protagonists of the campaign by Floria Sigismondi are Anjelica Huston, Florence Welch, Jodie Turner-Smith and… Continue reading Florence Welch Backstage at Gucci Bloom campaign

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Breaking Bad S01E03 (…And the Bag’s in the River)

When Hank (Dean Norris) and Steven (Steven Michael Quezada) find a car abandoned by drug dealers, there's a very peculiar smell in it. Hank compares it to Drakkar Noir, the Guy Laroche classic fougère perfume created by Pierre Wargnye and launched in 1982.

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Murder, She Wrote S02E05 (Sing a Song of Murder)

Emma McGill (Angela Lansbury) is a musical theatre actress who lives in London. She has a striking resemblance with her American cousin, Jessica Fletcher, whom she's reunited in a complex plot of fake death. The large plastic box on her dressing table is Chloé perfumed dusting powder. The lid of the box is decorated with… Continue reading Murder, She Wrote S02E05 (Sing a Song of Murder)

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I May Destroy You S01E12 (Ego Death)

Arabella (Michaela Coel) and her friend Terry are back to Ego Death, the London bar where the protagonist's story starts. The scene above is set in the bar toilet; right behind Arabella there's a table with some perfume bottles on it. Unfortunately there's not a clear shot of it, because it would have been interesting… Continue reading I May Destroy You S01E12 (Ego Death)

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I May Destroy You S01E12 (Ego Death)

One of the first places we are introduced to in this show is Ego Death, a London bar with a prophetical name. It's the place where the protagonist, Arabella, and her best friend Terry (Weruche Opia) often return to in an attempt to exorcise it as a negative symbol and find closure to the traumatic… Continue reading I May Destroy You S01E12 (Ego Death)