Editor’s Note: Rodney is a former Natural Perfume Editor for CaFleureBon from 2010-2011 and his style was pure poetry. If you are new to Cafleurebon I encourage you to read them, including Mandy Aftel’s Trevert , Anya McCoy’s Moondance , Rodney was part of our founding team here and took part in the Natural Perfumers Guild Mystery of Musk Project, with this lyrical ode to Alexandra Balahoutis’ entry Temple of Musk. Most memorable for me was his tribute to his Mother, Frances -Michelyn Camen, Editor in Chief Continue reading
It’s divinely hypnotic and rather intoxicating. Continue reading
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“In this mythic place ones only guests are the hundreds of volumes of leather bound books, the clarifying chant of Miles’ horn, a glass of Private Reserve and a Sal Torpedo to get you through the night and into the dawn.” Continue reading
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Tagged Amber, Anu Essentials, Anu Prestonia, Basil, Champa, Coriander, custom fragrances, earthy scent, forbidden fruit, fragrance connoisseur, Kush, Lapis, Mykonos, Neroli, Netchem, Patchouli, rare fragrances, Reiki Master, Rodney Hughes, Rose, Royal Water, Sandalwood, Santorini, Silk Roads, Vervaine, vetiver
I even have a pair of pants that split right up the rise from too much dancing to prove it’s effect on the spirit.
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Together we create a garden of harmony.
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Tagged Five Points, Henri Bendel, Living Perfume, Mandy Aftel, PS 1, Rodney Hughes, Therapeutate