What is it: the Formula Kit #3 from Olfactik:
Formula Kit #3 contains all the ingredients to make 2 of the most historically important and popular perfume types (Chypre and Fougere) and x8 key floral bases. This is a comprehensive kit and can be used to create a wide variety of fragrance types. The kit includes the basic equipment needed, along with simple step-by-step instructions and a written formula for each fragrance. We also provide additional suggestions for personalizing each formula to give it a unique edge.
The kit includes 43 ingredients, plus written formulas, instruction sheet, plastic pipettes, smelling strips, a 50 ml beaker and empty 10 ml bottles.
How do I get it: The folks at Olfactik will send this anywhere in the world. For a chance to win, leave a comment on the website telling us either a) your absolute favorite raw material, if you've ever smelled any, or b) what you'd make with the kit, or c) what DIY fragrances you've already made.
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The contest will be open until noon or so on Tuesday, and I'll announce the winner on Wednesday.
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