Petite Histoire

  New York can be a bit overwhelming, to say the least. The streets seemingly go on forever, neighborhoods are vast and chaotic, and there are people and noise everywhere. While some thrive on that energy, after a while it can...
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The South of France is first and foremost the heart of the perfume industry, with the legendary town of Grasse where the magic continues to blossom, tenderly cared for in fields owned by generaitons of the same families. This region...
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My father was a computer programmer and I’ve basically been online since I could walk. I had my first custom built machine in fifth grade, and I’ve been coding and designing ever since. The summer I started Petite Histoire, I...
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Every journey begins with a single step, and so it would also be the case here. I’ve always loved perfume — the process, the stories, the scents. I’ve gone to seminars, read articles and books about the history and the mythology of the industry. But how did the whole thing really start?

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Perfume has been a passion of mine for as long as I can remember; I’ve always been fascinated by the history and process of the industry. I've visited gardens and perfumeries around the world, and it was on a trip to Capri and the South of France where this particular dream really began. As a child I was wildly infatuated with stories of magic and mystery -- and I do believe perfume is as close to that world as we can get to today.

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