Sniffapalooza Founder Karen Dubin Receives CEW’s Great Idea Award for Fragrance Innovation!

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Over 1,000 members of Cosmetic Executive Women gathered in the Grand Ballroom of the Warldorf Astoria today for the 2013 Achiever Awards – a celebration of the accomplishments of the beauty & fragrance industry’s finest female executives.

Among this esteemed group of honorees was the first consumer ever to receive the Great Idea Award for Fragrance Innovationour very own Karen Dubin! Karen was distinguished with this award, sponsored by IFF, for the impact she’s made on the fragrance industry by following her dreams & visions and creating Sniffapalooza!  What started as a get-together with a few perfume-loving friends, grew over the years to an international event-based organization for fragrance enthusiasts. Perfume is celebrated as art, perfumers as artists.

Fall Ball 2013 Preview: Molton Brown!

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We’re kicking off Sniffapalooza Fall Ball’s Sunday itinerary at Molton Brown! We’ll join our friends in Soho for breakfast pastries and a tea sampling courtesy of Ahmad Tea®. They’ll introduce us to their timeless hand and body collection favorites in amped up new colors and revamped formulas, while still using the exotic fragrances we’ve come to love. To make our visit even sweeter, an exclusive Sniffapalooza Gift With Purchase will be available! We can’t wait!!

Never attended Fall Ball Sunday? Here’s what you missed last time, courtesy of The Huffington Post! Hope you’ll join us this time – CLICK to register!


Saks Fifth Ave Launches New Fragrance Floor at Flagship in NYC!

From our friends at S5A…

S5A Fragrance Floor copySaks Fifth Avenue is launching a revamped Fragrance Floor including ten new lifestyle boutiques on Thursday, September 26. The reimagined space will create a new world of exploration for fragrance aficionados on Saks’ iconic beauty floor in New York.

In celebration of the launch the store will kick off a 10-day fragrance bash, beginning on Thursday, September 26 offering a special gift for the first 500 Fragrance customers; followed by every single day, a special activity on the floor: