Written on the Wind (1956)

The dresser in the picture above is packed with perfume bottles. Among them, I’ve able to identify the following (from left to right): FabergĂ© Tigress, launched in 1938. It’s the bottle with the fake fur stopper. Another bottle can be seen on the right, with the stopper with a different fur pattern. Caron Bellodgia, created by Ernest Daltroff and launched in 1927. There are two … Continue reading Written on the Wind (1956)

Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957)

There are several bottles by the bath-tub in Rita Marlowe’s bathroom. Among them, five Lanvin products. The tall rectangular bottles with squared stopper are colognes. They could be either Arpege or My Sin (I’ve already explained why). The same uncertainty can be applied to the two black boules and the black bottle with golden stopper, which contained perfumed body powder. The bottle between the two … Continue reading Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957)