Monthly Archives: October 2014

Amber-What Is It?

Amber is a great ingredient in many perfumes. It’s very feminine, almost foody, very smooth, not quite vanilla, will beautify just about any blend in a deep honey-like way. A lot of people think it is liquefied amber (the semi-precious … Continue reading

Posted in Art History, Autumn, General Comments, Halloween, Perfume Oils, Possets, Recipes | Tagged

Twee From Possets Perfume

Well, I am totally out of Twee Perfume from the Halloween Collection. It is an unusual fragrance and I think it’s uniquely attractive. I had a moderate amount of one of the components and used it all up in the … Continue reading

Posted in Autumn, Changes, General Comments, Halloween, Perfume Oils, Possets

Phone Phun

I don’t like to get cold call sales calls on my phone. No one likes it. I really feel like I have been taken advantage of by slimy people and my number passed around like a can of Pringles. I … Continue reading

Posted in Perfume Oils

test of podcast software

Posted in Perfume Oils

Gold/Grey Fountain Pen Ink

When you get your invoice from Possets, you will probably get a note on it written with the latest in my collection of inks. This one is from the French firm of J. Herbin and it is a special anniversary … Continue reading

Posted in Autumn, General Comments, Halloween, Inks, Perfume Oils

Hot Pursuit-Chasing the Blood Moon

We were all warned: the Earth, Moon, and Sun would be lining up today and there would be a spectacular lunar eclipse. Lucky us, we have an observatory in Cincinnati. Luckier us, the observatory is located two blocks away from … Continue reading

Posted in Autumn, Changes, General Comments, Halloween, Perfume Oils, Possets | Tagged , ,