THE ALCHEMY OF SCENT is Thomas Kosmala. His life journey as a perfumer began when he arrived in Paris to study the art of classical perfumery. There he discovered the emotive potency of blending raw perfume materials into wondrous new combinations.
The collection deftly balances tradition and innovation in achieving eight signature perfumes. Created and refined in his independent laboratory in the South of France, the collection celebrates Thomas’s gift for reimagining classic raw ingredients to attain evocative contemporary scent profiles.
Fresh and easy like a Sunday morning, this stripped-down scent is dominated by uplifting neroli. The fragrance deepens to a woody dryness, recalling the simple joys of ambling through the streets of the south of France at sunset, clad in linen, and infinitely comfortable in your own skin.
This nuanced, multi-layered scent captures the erotic energy and languorous mood of skin meeting skin. Bitter orange and lemon zest add zip to the top notes, aromatic spices gives warmth to the middle notes before cooling down to a base of wood, musk and amber.
Arabic name given to woodchips that have been soaked in fragrant ingredients. Bukhoor is burned in charcoal or incense burners to fill the house with a fragrant aroma. Used for special occasions, relaxation and tranquillity, or to boost positive energy.
Thomas Kosmala’s approach to fragrances is a fusion between the alchemy of raw materials and emotive potency. With a degree in chemistry, the Polish perfumer launched his olfactive laboratory in the south of France after studying classic perfumery in Paris.
Thomas Kosmala started out with a two Middle-Eastern-like oud perfumes. Nowadays, the perfumer turns his focus to a classical French approach to fragrance. The new collection of fine fragrances been in a rich European tradition of perfumery, with a modern urban ethos.