Tag Archives: Mandy Aftel

Pick of the Week: Mandy Aftel’s Fragrant

Mandy Aftel Fragrance Bottles

By Regina Connell. Mandy Aftel is one of our favorite artisans, thinkers, and inspirations. Why? Because she’s the real deal. Not only is she one of the world’s best fragrance artisans, but she is a serious student of the world … Continue reading

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Noticed: Molecule-Designing the Unseen

Fifth Floor + Art and Olfaction

By Regina M. Connell. Fifth Floor Gallery, located in LA, is one of our favorite galleries. Robert Apodaca, who founded and runs the gallery, has a commitment to making (since he is a maker himself) an unfailing instinct for what’s … Continue reading

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The Chocolate Revolutionary: Sunita de Tourreil

Chocolate Garage-The future of chocolate

By Regina Connell. In the heart of the Silicon Valley, a revolution is taking place. And it has nothing to do with technology. Quite the opposite, in fact. It’s about slow, not fast; about conscience not circuits; about quality not quantity. And … Continue reading

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