Juicy orange scents go hand-in-hand with summer. No wonder we’re…
By Deborah Fulsang
30 DAYS OF FALL FRAGRANCE: PERFUMED SCARF AND LEATHER GLOVES
My mother wears Nina Ricci L’Air du Temps. It was my father’s go-to perfume gift for her. Not that I remember smelling it straight from its elegant dove-capped bottle that sat on her dresser top. It was really that fragrance perfuming her scarf that I remember most, wrapped at the neck of her coat on a crisp fall or winter night. And that spicy floral scent on her leather gloves. So skin, silk and leather mingled with notes of carnation and gardenia, jasmine and rose, sandalwood and orris. All heightened for effect by the cool night air.Now that is a scent memory worth conjuring.
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