Sweet Orange :: Black Pepper :: Bitter Grapefruit :: Nagarmotha :: Benzoin :: Vetiver :: Inky notes ::
Named for India ink pigment, originally made with soot collected from oil-burning lamps. Ink-like nagarmotha is paired with sparkling citrus. Transparent, colorful, dark.
Lampblack is our bestseller. A cult favorite that's both unusual and classic—versatile enough for a night out or a day at the office. Lampblack is named for the pigment in India ink, formerly made from the soot of oil-burning lamps. The scent enhances the ink-like notes of nagarmotha and balances them with vetiver to create a transparent, colorful darkness.
"Quiet, stylish, salubrious … Very nice work." Four Stars. —Luca Turin, Style Arabia.
"Bruno Fazzolari's Lampblack is one of my favorite indie fragrances of the past couple years." Robin, Now Smell This.