perfume

Astro Guide

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.
Annabel Gat
8.9.19
living with jaguars

Jaguars Literally Cannot Resist Calvin Klein’s ‘Obsession for Men’

Scientists spray the fragrance on camera traps to attract jaguars for research.
Lisa Cumming
4.4.18
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.
Mitchell Sunderland
8.2.17
Culture

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.
Jennifer Swann
7.24.17
Broadly

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.
Edie Calie
6.13.17
But seriously

Why Are Perfume Adverts Always So Terrible?

They're all the same, and they're all shit. I asked some industry experts why.
Marianne Eloise
3.19.17
Fashion

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.
Philippa Snow
5.6.16
Holy Shit

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.
Daisy Jones
5.4.16
London

This Is What the Apocalypse Smells Like

A perfume that smells of apocalypse is the ultimate commodification of end times.
Victoria Turk
4.14.16
japan

Food Hacking: Food Perfume

One food hacker demonstrates how to change the taste of food by spraying it with perfume.
Simon Klose
4.13.16
history

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.
Arabelle Sicardi
11.6.15
Design

The Best Cocoa Perfume Comes from a Chocolate Bottle

When a fragrance artist teams up with a chocolatier, the results are simply delicious.
Boris Bischoff
9.28.15
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