T+L Reports: Beauty: Scents of Place
Published: May 2009
By Gisela Williams
Here, a few of our fragrant new things, which will transport you to a far-off destination- with as little effort as lighting a candle or spritzing a perfume. - Gisela Williams
WHAT: Coach votives,
with leather covers that double as coasters.
WHERE: North African spice route (sandalwood); the steppes of Asia Minor (sage).
THE DETAILS: $48; at Coach stores nationwide.
WHAT: Tocca's leather candle travel box with three exotic aromas.
WHERE: Kyoto (kinmokusei flower); Havana (sugarcane and rum).
THE DETAILS: $180; at Barneys New York and Beverly Hills.
WHAT: Maître Parfumeur et Gantier's Pomme d'Ambre, a carved wooden bowl.
WHERE: North Africa (amber).
THE DETAILS: $99; at Bergdorf Goodman, New York.
WHAT: Serge Lutens Parfums.
WHERE: Moroccan medinas (rose, amber).
THE DETAILS: $55; at Bergdorf Goodman.
WHAT: Zents's Body Fragrances.
WHERE: A Thai beach (Citrus); shores of Ibiza (Ore); gardens of India (Petal).
THE DETAILS: Wash ($13), Lotion ($19), Bath Salts ($16); at Sephora stores and www.zents.com.