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Perfume Portrait #37 – Lucy Gardener

Lucy Gardener 50ml EDTp1050494

Head – Apple

Heart – Juniper Berry

Body –  Frankincense, Sandalwood

Description – Drawing cues from fiction and fables, this fragrance encourages escapism through creative endeavour. This is grounded by sandalwood, which alludes to a presence of mind.

This perfume was created by utilising the artist’s response to the question ‘why do make art?’ It is included in Perfume as Practice AW16 – an exhibition at Bank Street Arts, Sheffield comprising of 14 perfume portraits themed within the woody fragrance family. The exhibition runs from 30th November – 3rd December 2016 and includes an open evening featuring an artist’s talk on 3rd December, 6-8pm at Bank Street Arts itself.


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