Artisan Fragrance Salon took place on July 8th in San Francisco at Gallery 4N5.
Participants of the 1st Annual Artisan Fragrance Salon include Yosh, Sonoma Scent Studio, Artemisia Natural Perfume,Ineke, EnVoyage Perfumes, Olympic Orchids Artisan Perfumes, Velvet & Sweet Pea's Purrfumery, Roxana Illuminated Perfume, 40notes Perfume, Sarah Horowitz Parfums, Persephenie, COGNOSCENTI, Divine Life Perfume, smell bent, Leila Castle Botanical Fragrance, Rebel & Mercury Pure Botanical Perfumes, Smells & Bells Organics, Ayala Moriel Parfums, Parfums DelRae, L'Aromatica Perfume, Biltmore Estate Winery, R&B Cellars, TasteTV and more.
The event was highlighted by olfactory tastings, panels and demonstrations, new product launches, author talks, wine pairings, an art exhibition, and book signings.
Interesting presentations were provided by author Alyssa Harad ("Coming to My Senses: A Story of Perfume"), Felicia Hazzard (Fragrance Belles-Lettres Magazine), Elyce Zahn (CocoTutti Chocolates), Yosh Han (YOSH), Alf Nucifora (Luxury Marketing Council), and Ayala Moriel (Ayala Moriel Parfums).
Based on the success of this event, the next Artisan Fragrance Salon is scheduled for September 23, 2012 in Santa Monica. The URL is www.LAFragranceSalon.com