Watching the dance of snowflakes outside my window, I wrap myself in Vero Profumo Rubj. I did not know that this heady blend of orange blossom, tuberose, moss and passion fruit would conjure hot tropical nights and salty kisses, but it is a perfect escapist fantasy on this cold day.
Here are a few articles I have been enjoying lately. It is a pleasure to browse through archives.
Found in Translation–a wonderful interview with Olivia Giacobetti.
Aphrodisiacs: Foods to Fuel Your Appetites–just about anything has been called an aphrodisiac, and Saveur takes such claims with a grain of salt. However, there are plenty of delicious and interesting ideas in this article.
Six Fashion Designers Share Their Reading Lists–“from Joan Didion’s Blue Nights to Jay-Z’s Decoded, the list of literary influences stretches longer than a fashion runway,” says Vogue.