Tag Archives: Sicily

Go US!

I have always known that University of Cincinnati College of Design, Art, Architecture, and Planning (DAAP, my alma mater) was a great place but it’s nice to be recognized by an independent entity as a great city for commercial and … Continue reading

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Scylla–The Myth

The beautiful Scylla was the daughter of a river god and a naiad (a goddess of a small body of fresh water). She was seen by a gentleman (a god, really) named Glaucus who at one time had been a … Continue reading

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Making Scents Of Sicily-Part 2

Today we are going to explore more typical scents which inspired the Sicilian Collection at Possets Perfume. Coffee-Everyone loves the particular smell of fresh ground coffee and Sicily is awash in espresso machinery of all types. From the classic upended … Continue reading

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Making Scents Of Sicily-Part 1

At Possets we were determined to make a perfume collection based on the glorious island of Sicily. That is a pretty big ambition. Sicily is the biggest island in the Mediterranean and has so much to choose from. I decided … 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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