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Café of the arts and professions

Located in the Hotel National des Arts et Métiers, the Ristorante National quickly made its way to the spotlight in the city of lights. With its elegant and refined decor, the Ristorante National can accommodate you for brunch, lunch, dinner, or even simply a cocktail at the bar.

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Les petits choses se mettent au parfum

« Les petits choses se mettent au parfum »

Exhibition from 26th March thru May 26 2018
Galerie Histoires de Parfums, 11 rue du roi doré 75003 Paris

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The blue

The color blue is a result of society. The color blue has held symbolic meaning from ancient times to modernity.

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This is not…

"The Treachery of Images", René Magritte captions one of his pieces with this ironic statement that can make one laugh, or be surprised, but in nocircumstance, leaves you indifferent.

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Natural Perfume vs. Synthetic Perfume ?

Brands have a tendency to promote the natural ingredients. It's proof of authenticity and of course, of naturalness. Yet, perfumes that are 100% natural, are very rare in the modern world of perfumery.

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The Merveilleux

"Le merveilleux" is a cake that comes from Belgium and Northern France. These meringue cakes made a classy name for themselves in the "Aux Merveilleux de Fred".

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Chinese New Year

Fierce monster, ribbon, candle and firecracker. The history of Chinese New Year.

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Valentine's Day

The day of the lovers

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Patchouli

Its earthy and woody hints form a mysteriousand powerful scent that makes the patchouli an essential fragrance in modern perfumery.

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The Oud

Agarwood, wood of the gods, eaglewood… All these terms, define the agarwood whose unique scent makes it one of the most treasured goods in perfumery.

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The construction of the Eiffel tower

Gustave Eiffel built the Eiffel Tower, one of the most symbolic Parisian monuments, in a time of 26 months and 3 days.

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Breizh Café

Located in the third arrondissement, the Breizh Café is known as one of the best places to indulge in Brittany's renown delicacy: the "crêpe"

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The New Year

5 ,4, 3, 2, 1, Happy New Year! Whether you're popping champagne or kissing under the mistletoe at midnight, you owe it all to no one other than Julius Caesar

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Raw

A restaurant where baking, from starter to dessert, is persona non grata all in a sober and refined design.

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Sign in to an account? A story of log.

When you connect to one of your Internet accounts, for example, your Perfume Stories account, the word "login" appears. Inseparable from web 2.0, the story of this word goes back to the time of the great explorers and finds its genesis in a log attached to a string.

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December 10: Human Rights Day

On December 10, 1948, at the Palais Chaillot in Paris, the 58 member states of the UN, by resolution 217 A (III), adopt the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

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December 25: Merry Christmas or Merry Sun?

Although having largely lost its religious dimension in recent years, Christmas remains the celebration of the birth of the Messiah of Christians, Jesus of Nazareth. Yet before his birth, on the same date, another deity was celebrated: the Sun.

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Marché des Enfants Rouges

Located rue de Bretagne, 5 minutes’ walk from the Histoires de Parfums gallery, the Enfants-Rouges market is a place full of stories and stalls to discover with and without moderation.

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Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a feast celebrated in the United States on the fourth Thursday of November, which commemorates the arrival of the Pilgrim Fathers in America and the help they received from the Native Americans.

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Le Louvre

November 18, 1793, four years after the start of the French Revolution, the Louvre which was residency for only the royal since the thirteenth century, opens its doors for the first time to the public.

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Beaujolais Nouveau

The Beaujolais Nouveau, is an early wine produced in the Beaujolais vineyards, which its release is celebrated worldwide on the third Thursday of November.

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