How to Find the Perfect Fragrance, According to Your Zodiac Sign
VICE senior astrologer Annabel Gat joins forces with a perfumer to create a modern-day guide to fragrance combinations based on your natal chart.
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Jaguars Literally Cannot Resist Calvin Klein’s ‘Obsession for Men’
Scientists spray the fragrance on camera traps to attract jaguars for research.
This Week in 2007
Honoring Angelina Jolie's Bonkers Suit Against a Perfume Named 'Shiloh'
In one of the strangest lawsuits of 2007, Angelina sued over a perfume that happened to share her daughter's name.
I Went to an Armpit Sniffing Class
Participants in the class had their armpit scents analyzed by strangers in the hopes of learning something new about themselves.
What Does ‘MEN’ Actually Smell Like?
Hygiene products for women smell like blackberries, vanilla, or lemongrass. Products for men, on the other hand? They smell like "MEN." We asked experts what that means.
Why Are Perfume Adverts Always So Terrible?
They're all the same, and they're all shit. I asked some industry experts why.
Smells Like Scandal: The Artist Making Perfumes Inspired by 'Dynasty'
London-based artist Sarah Baker reveres all things fake and fabulous about Hollywood. As she prepares to launch her latest project—two perfumes inspired by A-list glamor and "Dynasty"—she talks art, commerce, and the genius of the Kardashians.
Put Away Your Impulse Body Spray, Ladies... FKA twigs Has Her Own Perfume
The London artist is releasing her own fragrance, making this is your only chance to come remotely close to her fragrant coolness.
This Is What the Apocalypse Smells Like
A perfume that smells of apocalypse is the ultimate commodification of end times.
Food Hacking: Food Perfume
One food hacker demonstrates how to change the taste of food by spraying it with perfume.
The Deadly History of Women Using Perfume as Poison
From the Affair of Poisons in Louis XIV France to Dior's Hypnotic Poison eau de toilette, scent has been sinister for a very long time.
The Best Cocoa Perfume Comes from a Chocolate Bottle
When a fragrance artist teams up with a chocolatier, the results are simply delicious.