Pale yellow roses. It’s so hard for a perfumer because I don’t think of things in terms of emotion very often, you know? But yeah, it has to be pale white or yellow roses, they’re so happy.
Jasmine flowers by the sea. A mixture of the salty and sweet. We have a place in the Caribbean where we have night-blooming jasmine. I love flowers that bloom near the sea. That fragrance is absolutely intoxicating.
— David Moltz of DS & Durga, then model Christie Brinkley, answering the question of what happiness smells like. Read more at David Moltz Thinks Success Smells Like a Rich Dad and/or Christie Brinkley Thinks Success Smells Like a Campfire at The Cut.