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L’AIR DES ALPES SUISSES

Hurray! Finally, after a super crazy spring (in bed because I was sick) and a busy summer because of many orders (thank you!), we are ready and launched a new product. Finally. You can order a full size bottle here (shipping only to the US, France, Switzerland and Austria) It is L’AIR DES ALPES SUISSES. […]

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fixation

I used this picture on Instagram, in a quick post about the upcoming “unreleased” scent that I am working on. The context of the Instagram post: fixation of a fragrance. With fixation meaning: making some (lighter, volatile ) notes last longer, making sure that a fragrance holds together. (you can find the post on my […]

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upcoming

In about 2 months from now, that’s the plan, there will a new fragrance coming. I decided that I want to share some details before it goes live. Like: once a week I want to talk about one aspect of the fragrance and what it means to bring it to you. I guess I will […]

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a teaser photo

finally, we are all, hopefully happily, landed in 2018. Me, too. And as every year, I use the transition from old to new year to clean my desk and make room for myself. It usually lasts a few days only until paper and perfume bottles start covering it again. On top of it sits a […]

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How does it work, the perfume creation process?

So I got this question on Facebook (about perfume creation): “How does that work anyway? What’s your process? Like do you just experiment, or have something in mind or what? And I figured: Time to tell, in a short post, as these days things get very confusing in (niche) perfumery. See today’s picture: A photo […]

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end year cleaning

This year, I gave myself a Christmas present: A new office bench. One that allows me to stand when working on the bench. It turned out to be a necessity because my shoulders do not handle sitting and writing on a keyboard anymore. Thus, I gifted myself with a new desk and before setting it […]

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PINK ELEPHANT

Everything you always wanted to know about inspiration….. Today’s picture: I have used it before, in a different context; but it fits today’s post and hence the elephant gets a second chance. The picture, an elephant, acrylic on canvas (© tauer), is about 1.5 years old and depending on perspective it is a game, a […]

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working on a couple of new products and welcoming goodies back in stock

I have just sent out the latest Tauer Perfumes newsletter, as always with sweaty hands, worrying that I made this one big mistake and that I sent off a newsletter that goes totally wrong. Well, it can happen, and just the other day I got a newsletter from a company with a big, inconvenient mistake in there. […]

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playtime creations

Today’s picture is a quick photo that I took in the airplane while landing at Zurich airport 8 days ago. In the row in front sat a boy who could not wait to get down, got a bit nervous, too and the toy bear/mouse/hedgehog was jumping forth and back and together we watched the ground coming […]

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stretch goals

Today’s picture: My pink little tulips are about to start blooming on the veranda/garden. It all started with a few bulbs and every year the patch of pink tulips gets larger. Nice! Like all early tulips they do not last long but I have different varieties of tulips in the garden, with varying time to […]