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New City from Gallivant: The Italian city of Naples

The Italian city of Naples is the inspiration behind a new fragrance, the tenth in the GALLIVANT collection, launching globally in October 2021. Naples by GALLIVANT is composed with Italian indie perfumer Luca Maffei. THE STORY A place with a raucous pulsating spirit, a working port city with a noble and glorious past. Salty sea air. The lingering warmth of late afternoon sun. Church candles, ... Read full article: New City from Gallivant: The Italian city of Naples from Fragrantica Perfume...
Tags: Fashion, Naples, Fragrantica Perfumes, Luca Maffei


New WOMO Fragrances: Figue + Neroli and Santal + Coffee

The Italian brand WOMO presents two new creations under their line Ultimate Fragrances, containing two key accords for each composition. The inspiring collection has already offered Incense + Cardamom, Leather + Benzoin, and Vetiver + Chestnut presented in 2017, and Juniper + Salt launched in 2018. Two latest creations were signed and composed by perfumer Luca Maffei: deep woody and gourmand ... Read full article: New WOMO Fragrances: Figue + Neroli and Santal + Coffee from Fragrantica Perfum...
Tags: Fashion, Fragrantica Perfumes, Luca Maffei, Santal Coffee, WOMO, Incense Cardamom Leather Benzoin, Juniper Salt


The Iris Way: A New Fragrance by the Italian Brand Astrophil Stella

    Italian niche brand Astrophil Stella, which debuted on the market in late 2020 with a collection of six fragrances, is launching on April 16, 2021, their new creation The Iris Way signed by perfumer Luca Maffei.          Source of inspiration and leitmotif of this Turin-based house is the poetic "Cosmic Love Story" between Stella, an "elusive, beautiful and lively deity," and ... Read full article: The Iris Way: A New Fragrance by the Italian Brand Astrophil Stella from Fragrantica Per...
Tags: Fashion, Stella, Turin, Fragrantica Perfumes, Luca Maffei, Astrophil Stella


ESXENCE 2019: Carthusia Tuberosa

You may already have started to get the picture: Florals are so in! Tuberose is one of the blooming flowers that stole our attention at the Esxence 2019 perfume show, presented in several new compositions, but each time done differently; not as we expected. In the latest Carthusia creation Luca Maffei has hidden it behind spicy, slightly dusty aromas, reminding me of the scent of the old books, as... Read full article: ESXENCE 2019: Carthusia Tuberosa from Fragrantica Perfumes and Colognes Maga...
Tags: Fashion, Luca Maffei, Carthusia Tuberosa, Carthusia


Savannah’s Heart by Luca Maffei for Olibere Parfums 2017

Perfume PosseSavannah’s Heart by Luca Maffei for Olibere Parfums 2017 Hey Posse! A bunch of the Olibere Parfums samples arrived from my mate Jakub. The Olibere line is very modern niche for mass consumption in beautiful, simple bottles. They are the brainchild of filmmaker and traveller Marjorie Olibere. Les Mythiques is… Continue Reading → Perfume PosseSavannah’s Heart by Luca Maffei for Olibere Parfums 2017
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Esxence 2018 - RANÇON: Violette Lysergique, Rose Narcotique, Tubereuse Malefique

The completely new RANÇON fragrance collection is created by the designer Massimiliano Minorini who, inspired by the eponymous poem by Charles Baudelaire, transforms "his redemption" into an expression of art, through completely new subjects. The collection includes three fragrances composed by perfumer Luca Maffei, named Violette Lysergique, Rose Narcotique, and Tubereuse Malefique. Massim... Read full article: Esxence 2018 - RANÇON: Violette Lysergique, Rose Narcotique, Tubereuse Malefi...
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Vanilla Battle: Luca Maffei Sheds Light on Vanhera Laboratorio Olfattivo

  Knowing that two months ago, perfumer Luca Maffei was promoted to becoming the CEO of the Atelier Fragranze Milano enterprise, I started my interview with congratulations. I was also wondering how it was possible for him to combine these two intensive, time-consuming different types of jobs: creative and administrative.  LUCA MAFFEI: Thank you, Sergey. It is a new challenge. It feels a ... Read full article: Vanilla Battle: Luca Maffei Sheds Light on Vanhera Laboratorio Olfattivo from ...
Tags: Fashion, Sergey, Fragrantica Perfumes, Luca Maffei, Vanhera Laboratorio Olfattivo, Fragranze Milano


Houbigant Quelques Fleurs Jardin Secret Extrait

  After the Milan Esxence exhibition, where we first had the opportunity to try the new women's fragrance Quelques Fleurs Jardin Secret, a joined effort from perfumer Luca Maffei and Houbigant 's creative director Elisabeth Perris described as the "interpretation of various flowers in an elegant bouquet", Houbigant is now launching the luxurious version of this fragrance in Extrait de Parfu... Read full article: Houbigant Quelques Fleurs Jardin Secret Extrait from Fragrantica Perfumes and...
Tags: Fashion, Fragrantica Perfumes, Milan Esxence, Luca Maffei, Houbigant, Quelques Fleurs Jardin Secret, Houbigant Quelques Fleurs Jardin Secret Extrait, Elisabeth Perris, Extrait de Parfu Read


Mendittorosa Rituale: Liquid Gold for the Gods

One of the best perfumes launched at Esxence this year was Rituale, from the Italian house of Mendittorosa. I am not the only one to say this. Elena Knezhevic also thinks that as you can read in our Best Perfumes from Esxence article. Mendittorosa presented two new fragrances this year: Archetipo (signed by perfumer Luca Maffei) and Rituale (created by perfumer Amélie Bourgeois). Rituale imme... Read full article: Mendittorosa Rituale: Liquid Gold for the Gods from Fragrantica Perfumes and ...
Tags: Fashion, Fragrantica Perfumes, Esxence, Mendittorosa, Luca Maffei, Elena Knezhevic, Archetipo, Rituale, Amélie Bourgeois Rituale


Smelling The New Jacques Fath With Luca Maffei

Luca Maffei was kind enough to introduce his 4 new creations for Jacques Fath to me at Esxence 2017. I must admit that smelling perfumes together with their creator is a special pleasure, as if you are peeking into his lab or diary. Below I present my interview with Luca and my impressions of the 4 scents. Rania Naim, the art director of Jacques Fath, and the perfumer Luca Maffei LUCA M... Read full article: Smelling The New Jacques Fath With Luca Maffei from Fragrantica Perfumes and ...
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Luca Maffei Creats the Fragrance "50" Celebrating The 50th edition of COSMOPROF WORLDWIDE BOLOGNA

Luca Maffei, perfumer Atelier Fragranze Milano Many of us have become familiar with perfumer Luca Maffei considering the numerous compositions that he has created in the previous years. His compositions have attracted the attention of critics, the public and fans of fragrance thanks to their top quality and excellence. We will soon meet Luca in Milan at Esxence where he will introduce his n... Read full article: Luca Maffei Creats the Fragrance "50" Celebrating The 50th edition of COSMOP...
Tags: Fashion, Milan, Bologna, Luca, Fragrantica Perfumes, Esxence, Luca Maffei


JUL ET MAD Les White Chapter 2: Bella Donna, Fugit Amor, Mon Seul Desir

The exclusive collection of Les White was introduced last year at Esxence in Milan and included three fragrances: Nea by Luca Maffei (Atelier Fragranze Milano), Garuda by Luca Maffei and Nin-Shar by Sidonie Lancessur (Robertet, Grasse). This year the Les White collection will be expanded with a new trilogy as a new artistic chapter inspired by artwork from the field of painting, sculpture and tape... Read full article: JUL ET MAD Les White Chapter 2: Bella Donna, Fugit Amor, Mon Seul Desir from...
Tags: Fashion, Milan, Fragrantica Perfumes, Esxence, Luca Maffei, Bella Donna Fugit Amor Mon Seul Desir, Les White, Fragranze Milano Garuda, Nin Shar, Sidonie Lancessur Robertet Grasse


Perfumer Luca Maffei Talks About the New Jul et Mad Fragrance Secrets du Paradis Rouge

  Orange Blossom is the ingredient that opens the doors to another chapter within the Jul et Mad perfumed love story. Luca Maffei has worked on this new fragrance called Secrets du Paradis Rouge and I met him in Florence in the context of Pitti Fragranze where the fragrance was launched in September. Secrets du Paradis Rouge is a very rich scent of sweet and gourmand tones. It's not as gro... Read full article: Perfumer Luca Maffei Talks About the New Jul et Mad Fragrance Secrets du Para...
Tags: Fashion, Florence, Pitti Fragranze, Orange Blossom, Luca Maffei


A Nose for Beauty: Perfumer Luca Maffei at Pitti Fragranze in Florence

At this year's Pitti Fragranze, the yearly fragrance affair organized by Pitti Immagine inside the Stazione Leopolda in Florence, I wanted to deepen my love affair with perfume. No better way to do it, I thought, than by interviewing world-renowned olfactory artist, and what is known in the business as a "nose", Luca Maffei. Don't let Maffei's young age, he's hardly thirty years old, and good looks fool you. He's already a powerhouse when it comes to designing fragrances. Maffei comes from a f...
Tags: News, France, Morocco, Italy, Florence, Huffington Post, Marrakesh, Luca, Cologne Intense, Grasse, Nina Rothe, Stazione Leopolda, Pitti Fragranze, E. Nina Rothe, Maffei, Maurizio Cerizza


Visiting ATELIER FRAGRANZE MILANO; Conversation with perfumers Maurizio Cerizza and Luca Maffei

ATELIER FRAGRANZE MILANO (AFM) is a young company that was founded in 2011 in Italy, with it official headquarters in Milan, and whose focus is perfume creation. The founders, Marco Maffei and Maurizio Cerizza, are highly esteemed for their 30 years of experience and work in the perfume industry. The young and talented Luca Maffei also recently became a part of the team. By using c... Read full article: Visiting ATELIER FRAGRANZE MILANO; Conversation with perfumers Maurizio Ceri...
Tags: Milan, Italy, Maurizio Cerizza, Luca Maffei, Marco Maffei