September 2013

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at tauerville, timeline for roses

Today’s picture shows you a quick sketch, done again with Adobe ideas,  that I did yesterday in tauerville, waiting for Mr. truck driver picking up a box. It shows you the test flacon for the upcoming “une rose de Kandahar”. I talked about this fragrance for a while. It all started with the offer from […]

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clearance delays and what you might learn from it

So we shipped quite some explorer sets these last 7 days. Actually,we shipped much more than I would have anticipated. Today´s picture shows you a little detail cut-out of the Fedex track list for these explorer sets shipments. Most of them shipped from here to there smoothly, picked up in time, moved from Zurich to […]

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procrastination and early onset project related insomnia

Good morning to you all from Zurich. Here, early onset “age related insomnia” kicked me out of bed. Actually, it is less age related but more project related. In that sense, we function perfectly here in tauerville. The more projects we’ve got running, the less we sleep, because we are very excited. So there we […]

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starting into a new week

Good morning to you all. Here, we are getting ready for an exciting week, looking back to an exciting weekend. This weekend, I mixed two batches. One was the follow-up batch of Loretta. I just love this scent. The other batch was 1 kg of Une Rose de Kandahar. That one is also super exciting. […]

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Looking into Loretta with its 2% Tuberose absolute and what made in mainland Switzerland means

Although it is Friday, and hence theoretically a happy “creative Friday” day, I will not really be creative today. The job today consists primarily in packing perfumes: Miriam from Tableau de Parfums, and some adding more Incense xxx and Orange Star to the pile. Later in the day or tomorrow sees me mixing: Another batch […]

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click rates and taking a deep breath

yesterday, we had rain like crazy. And orders for the explorer set coming in like crazy. In the evening, the sun broke through, I took the camera and made a picture and realized that it is time to take a deep breath, and I found a moment to sit, and relax. I guess, when running […]

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get it now

It is nice to be back from Florence!  The four days in this great city, attending THE fair for selective perfumery, were just awesome. But, guess what: at the end I had a hard time standing, in whatever position, and my voice sounded like Zara Leander`s after a couple of drinks and cigarettes too much. […]

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Consolidation of a newsletter

Today’s picture shows you the result of one of my activities yesterday: Getting passport-ready photos done, without glasses, not smiling, showing no teeth, for a visa application that needed to get out yesterday, super urgently, as there are not many days left to get it done. I did the photos in one of these do-it-yourself […]

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lessons learned: You never know until you did it and things you should not ask before

So, yes: Hurray! We have an Explorer Set, and you can get it: 15 ml each, 3 scents, your choice, free shipment. As we are just starting, the number of scents at your choice is still limited to the best sellers, but more’s to come if all goes well. The same is true for some […]

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explorer set by tauer is live now

Since yesterday, the Explorer Set is now live on my online shop. It is a product that shows on the Classics, Homages, and Samples level.  It is a set of 3x 15 ml glass spray flacons that I created for perfume lovers allowing them to explore my line and scents extensively. You can pick any […]