Editorial Archive

For all of our loyal readers over the past several years, I want to relate a difficult decision I've made involving Scentrist.com. 3

An Open Letter to Readers of Scentrist

Posted 2 weeks ago

For all of our loyal readers over the past several years, I want to relate a difficult decision I’ve made involving Scentrist.com.

For a Scentrist Year-End message, I decided that something different was in order. So this won't be a Scentrist Best of List or Fragrance Year in Review. 0

2013 Year End and the Future of Scentrist

Posted on December 31, 2013

For a Scentrist Year-End message, I decided that something different was in order. So this won’t be a Scentrist Best of List or Fragrance Year in Review.

Our recent piece on Bond No 9's Perfumista Avenue was viewed by some as negative toward the house. But does examining the facts prove otherwise? 0

Bond No 9 and the Scentrist.com point of view (Op-Ed)

Posted on November 29, 2013

Our recent piece on Bond No 9′s Perfumista Avenue was viewed by some as negative toward the house. But does examining the facts prove otherwise?

Op-Ed: A word about Fragrance Gift Sets: Don’t. Please. It’s that time of the year again: Holiday shopping, the pressure of getting that gift for […] 0

Op-Ed: A word about Fragrance Gift Sets: Don’t. Please.

Posted on November 26, 2013

Op-Ed: A word about Fragrance Gift Sets: Don’t. Please. It’s that time of the year again: Holiday shopping, the pressure of getting that gift for […]

As a writer and consumer, I now question adding any new Oud scent to my collection unless the experience is different, striking, artistic and imaginative. 3

Op-Ed: Oud. The new “aquatics of the 90′s”.

Posted on October 21, 2013

As a writer and consumer, I now question adding any new Oud scent to my collection unless the experience is different, striking, artistic and imaginative.

New York needs a home for men's niche fragrances, but Min New York's execution as a SoHo Man Cave appears to have fallen flat. 5

When a “Man Cave” becomes just “a Cave”: Min New York

Posted on October 21, 2013

New York needs a home for men’s niche fragrances, but Min New York’s execution as a SoHo Man Cave appears to have fallen flat.

Elements Showcase provided clarity for Fragrance Blog or e-Zine writers, but also a glimpse into the critical mass of the niche fragrance sector. 0

Elements Showcase & How Niche Fragrance Breached Critical Mass.

Posted on August 27, 2013

Elements Showcase provided clarity for Fragrance Blog or e-Zine writers, but also a glimpse into the critical mass of the niche fragrance sector.

Few fragrance subjects carry as much intrigue as the comparison of Bond No 9 scents to other similar fragrances. Here's a glimpse into why. 0

Bond No 9 vs. Creed: The comparison table.

Posted on August 13, 2013

Few fragrance subjects carry as much intrigue as the comparison of Bond No 9 scents to other similar fragrances. Here’s a glimpse into why.

The Scentrist blog began almost two years ago with an eye toward a reader who wants insightful information and perspective. People might not 'get it'. 1

Op-Ed: What goes through a fragrance blogger’s mind and why I blog.

Posted on August 13, 2013

The Scentrist blog began almost two years ago with an eye toward a reader who wants insightful information and perspective. People might not ‘get it’.