Category Archives: Art History

Taking a look at various works of art which supply inspiration to the works at Possets Perfume.

Caravaggio’s Mistakes!

For a closer look, click on the images and you will be taken to a bigger version of them so that you can see the detail. Everyone I know likes to oo and ahh over every work of Caravaggio. He … Continue reading

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Sicily And Beyond, Our Thing

One of the most famous aspects of Sicily is the Mafia, or Cosa Nostra. Aside from The Godfather, most people don’t know much about the Cosa Nostra and its offshoots. The Mafia actually started during the middle of the 19th … Continue reading

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New Cambienne Labels!

I just designed a new label for Possets and it looks wonderful! From now on all Cambienne limited fragrance labels will have the beautiful image of the Cambienne gentleman on them. He is surrounded by a mandorla of the zodiac … Continue reading

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Learning About Sacred Geometry

The theme for our spring line is Sacred Geometry and in honor of that and in response to a couple of requests about how to find out more about this fascinating subject, I have decided to give you a book … Continue reading

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Podcasting Again!

A small podcast concerning what Possets has up its sleeve for summertime!A Brief Preview Of Our Summer Collection

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Medieval Calligraphy On Your Possets Receipt!

In keeping with the Medieval theme for spring, I have been adding some comments on your receipts in a Medieval script! The form I chose is called “Uncial” and is pronounced “un-shal” or “un-see-al”. It is the hand that is … Continue reading

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Head Up For Summer At Possets

As some of you might know, we are going to Egypt for our Summer 2012 Possets Collection. So, in honor of that event, there will be a new blog series (which ties into the Podcasts and YouTubes) on subjects about … Continue reading

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A Great Wife of Bath Cartoon

I found this on YouTube and thought you might like to see it, too. It’s a very well done retelling of the Canterbury Tale The Wife of Bath.

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Possets Spring Collection Arrives

Possets is announcing its Spring line of perfumes which are based on the charming Middle English Canterbury Tales. 17 of the most popular tales are being honored by Possets: The Miller, The Wife of Bath, even The Prologue are represented. … Continue reading

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The Sealing Wax Video From Possets!

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