Announcing the 2013 Indie FiFi Perfume Nominees


The nominees are in for the 2013 Indie FiFi Awards that will take place at The Elements Showcase this month. There will be 5 finalists and 1 winner.

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In alphabetical order with my inconsequential commentary:

Amber Oud by By Kilian – PERFUMER Calice BeckerI have tried this one and will have a review up of this one of these days. I think I’m the only perfume person on the planet that dislikes it. But, hey, that is why perfume… Continue reading | 2 Comments

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Weekly World Fumes – May 3rd 2012

Here’s the May 3rd edition of Weekly World Fumes. Have any news tips? Leave them in the comments!

Selena Gomez perfume ad

Celeb Gossip:

Dita von Teese launches her perfume in London. She claims that she stopped wearing her “mysterious and unknown to everyone” perfume after her boyfriend (of 2 weeks!) said she smells like his mom. This irritates me for many reasons but mainly because the “mysterious and unknown to everyone” perfume was either Quelques Fleurs or something by Caron or Fracas


Fragrance Foundation Indie FiFi Award Nominees

Fifi Indie Awards

The Fragrance Foundation received many nominees for the 2012 Indie FiFi Awards. You’ll notice that about half are natural perfumes this year. On the 30th of this month, the 5 finalists and the winner from these nominees will be announced at the Elements Showcase (I’ll be attending). The winner of the Indie FiFi Award will receive $10,000. So, let’s wish each of these nominees luck!

40 Notes Perfume Spring Vetiver, Sampaguita Jasmine, White Winter Flower, Exotic Ylang Ylang, Cashmere Musk, Exquistie Amber, and Oudwood