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  • Etat Libre d’Orange…my tour down the rabbit hole of fragrant frivolity…

    “Stay alive, through creation.” Meet Etienne de Swardt, the scent saboteur and genius steering Etat Libre d’Orange, an evocative perfume brand situated at 69 Rue des Archives, a calculated corner address in the heart of Le Marais, Paris. The afternoon I spent with Monsieur de Swardt in the third arrondissement was a revelation in what […]