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Oct 19, 2012

by IlluminatedPerfume

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I am Roxana Villa, the maker behind Illuminated Perfume. I have the fortune of creating natural perfumes the way they were made before synthetic aroma chemicals entered the scene. My studio is in our 1950s ranch style home in Woodland Hills, tucked away in the Santa Monica mountains of southern California. The native garden I planted and two hives of feral honey bees are part of my constantly expanding work space.

Before discovering aromatherapy, I worked as a freelance illustrator for the print industry. At the time, most of the images I painted highlighted the connection between humans and the plant world. A little bottle of Juniperus viriginiana at a sweat lodge shifted my path from creating purely visual art to facilitating a complete sensory experience with nature. I witnessed firsthand the power of essential oils as agents that facilitate mind body wellness in a very holistic framework.

As I delved deeper into the professional world of aromatherapy (ultimately earning my certification), I yearned to combine my two skill sets. At an artists’ workshop in Austria titled “Old Masters, New Visions,” I witnessed the divine interconnection between the visual arts and perfume. I then decided to weave all my talents into a perfume business highlighted with the word “illuminated,” referencing the 15th century, when the arts were united by the use of raw plant matter.

I create concept driven fragrances, many of which have a call to social action. In keeping with the spirit of the exquisite handmade artifact, the perfume compacts and flacons arrive in couture crocheted pouches made by Martha of TwoKnit. Each fragrance is illuminated with an image by artist Greg Spalenka. All these aspects create an intimate interaction with the inherent beauty of nature.

My creative process begins with the spark of an idea, which might be an environmental cause, a story, or a specific material like jasmine. During the idea phase, I contemplate the color vibration for the perfume, related imagery, and tinctures/infusions that will be part of the end product. Formulation begins with a basic written outline of essences, which I study by sniffing and observing chemistry.

This phase determines which essences will be added or subtracted; intuition and serendipity often play a role here as well. Once the synergies have aged and melded, it’s time to sniff and give the green light to move forward or head back to the drafting table.

When I am happy with one of the drafts, it’s time to put the synergy into a base. If I’m making a liquid perfume, the base is organic grain or grape alcohol and tinctured materials. For solids, the base is organic jojoba oil, beeswax from my hives or from local bee keepers, and plant infusions.

The perfume industry is quite vast, dominated by the large corporate houses who, although they once used natural ingredients, now create mass produced fragrances using synthetic chemicals. Within the emerging indie perfume crowd there is a spectrum of fragrance creators, from those who work solely as art directors to those who grow and distill essential oils. As an indie perfumer, botanical is the term that resonates with what I choose to create and what sets me apart, both visually and aromatically. I work with essences that are whole, organic and of vital origin whenever possible. Historical animal ingredients and isolates contained in many natural perfumes are not in the fragrances I formulate.

In October 2008, I introduced Sierra Solid Gold, my first solid perfume, at the Sniffapalooza Fall Ball in NYC. Since re-doing my entire website to accommodate the solid formats was not an option, I opened a shop on Etsy. What a godsend! Thanks to the Etsy community of artisans, I discovered a devoted fan base and made some very dear friends and work partnerships. Like William Morris, I embrace the primacy of the handmade object and wish to bring that heritage and romance to my fragrance line. Etsy is the ideal venue for all of us who live in the art spirit and have craft embedded in our psyche.

Item photographs by Illuminated Perfume, maker portraits and studio photographs by Rebecca Fishman.

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257 comments

  • misschristiana

    Christiana Odum from YarnDarlin said 4 years ago

    Oooh! Lovely! I definitely need to try your perfumes!

  • ThePolkadotMagpie

    Polkadot Magpie from ThePolkadotMagpie said 4 years ago

    Roxana!! You have always had the most beautiful creative photos for your listings. Well deserved, congrats!

  • Piggy

    Piggy from Piggy said 4 years ago

    Got a bunch of samples a few weeks back. Love them!! :)

  • mattyhandmadecrafts

    Matejka Max from NattyMatty said 4 years ago

    Fantastic!!!! Congrats on the feature!!!

  • silviaberrios1

    Silvia Berrios from DesignsbySilvia said 4 years ago

    Roxana, congrats on FS, fabulous story about Aromatheraphy, I must try some of your products, love the photos.

  • BrownBooks

    Leah Fitts from TheBlackSpruce said 4 years ago

    Yay Roxana! Congrats on your feature!

  • pagepottery

    J.R. and Kristen Page from pagepottery said 4 years ago

    I think you're amazing! Loved your photos and story, living the dream - feral honey bees :) Congrats to you!

  • SuzisPillowStudio

    Suzi from ThePillowStudioShop said 4 years ago

    Wow. Your photos are so beautiful. I feel like I can almost smell it through the screen. Another item on my wishlist! Thanks for sharing.

  • twoknit

    Martha Villa from twoknit said 4 years ago

    Roxana ! Well deserved ! Beautiful photos ! Congrats on the feature !

  • fricdementol

    a r from fricdementol said 4 years ago

    A feature that smells so good! Congrats :)

  • ZionShore

    ZionShore from ZionShore said 4 years ago

    Congrats Roxana!! The photos are gorgeous. They play with the senses, can almost smell the fragrances.

  • jillhoff1

    Jill Hoff from BranchandOlive said 4 years ago

    OMG. i am soooo excited to see you as FS Rox!!! amazing story, interview & photos! congratulations!!! xo

  • SewnNatural

    SewnNatural from SewnNatural said 4 years ago

    delighted to see you here, roxana. congratulations! we love your perfumes in our house and am so happy to have a wonderful, entirely organic + natural + chemical-free way to add fragrance. most people seem to have no idea how toxic (carcinogenic and allergenic, etc.) standard perfumes are. thank you for creating these!

  • chloesvintagejewelry

    Kaitryne Durham from chloesvintagejewelry said 4 years ago

    Congrats Rox! Sending you, Greg and Eve tons of love and light* Kaitryne and Brad

  • MySelvagedLife

    Heather Torre from MySelvagedLife said 4 years ago

    I'm so excited for you Roxana! This is so well-deserved. Everything about your shop, photography, packaging and processes is sublime. Congratulations!

  • OneElevenStudio

    Tori from OneElevenStudio said 4 years ago

    Beautiful story and pictures used throughout are very hypnotic. Looking forward to trying out some of scents!

  • heartworksbylori

    Lori from DearestMine said 4 years ago

    Roxana, my dear friend and very first collaborator! Your beauty transcends and overflows. Great feature.... yay Etsy for celebrating such an "illuminated" artisan! xo, ~Lori

  • kathiroussel

    kathi roussel from kathiroussel said 4 years ago

    Roxana! I'm so so happy to see you featured here!! Long overdue-- I can practically smell the aromas wafting from your lovely studio where your magic happens. So delightful to see view your lovely photos and get a sense of your world and happy bees! Best to you for continued success and enjoyment of your craft! XOXO!

  • amberalexander

    Amber Alexander from amberalexander said 4 years ago

    congratulations, Rox! love your story!

  • peacesofindigo

    Dawanna Young from peacesofindigo said 4 years ago

    Congratulations on being featured, Roxana! You have the most lovely photographs. I adore your shop and vision~

  • prunellasoap

    Janell Anderson from prunellasoap said 4 years ago

    Congratulations! I love learning more about the inspiration & process behind your work. Thank you for sharing!

  • arkensjewelrybox

    Karen from ArkensJewelryBox said 4 years ago

    Beautiful feature! It's great to find a perfume maker that has gone back to basics in a world of mass produced. Congrats!!!

  • blueridgewoodworking

    Gabe and Athena from BlueRidgeWoodworking said 4 years ago

    What a truly wonderful story behind your work and motivation. I love to see everyone really getting back to natural products and using their surroundings as inspiration. Good Luck and Congrats on the Feature!

  • maclancy

    Marianne Clancy from maclancy said 4 years ago

    congrats on the feature~lovely photographs.. you can almost inhale the scents from their beauty!

  • tripathismriti

    Smriti from DesiFabrics said 4 years ago

    Congratulations Roxana. You are an inspiration for me and many other people on Etsy. I have never seen such perfection before. Thanks.

  • oddlyaddictive

    cait lucas from inkkit said 4 years ago

    Congrats on being featured and great story!!!

  • MegansMenagerie

    Megan from MegansMenagerie said 4 years ago

    Such a great feature! Beautiful shop!!! Congrats!!!

  • theaterclouds

    Elly MacKay from theaterclouds said 4 years ago

    Yay Roxana! So wonderful to see your photos. Smiling.

  • humblebea

    Natalie from humbleBea said 4 years ago

    So thrilled to see you featured! Congratulations, Roxana! (-:

  • ShannaMicheleDesigns

    Shanna Michele from ShannaMicheleDesigns said 4 years ago

    What a wonderful feature! Your product photos have evolved so far over the years that they are works of art on their own....you are definitely an etsy inspiration and to read your story of process and discovery was a true treat :)

  • StudioBotanica

    Cristy Beck from StudioBotanica said 4 years ago

    Yay, Roxana!!! So happy for you, congrats! I loved reading your interview as well.

  • ThePattypanShop

    ThePattypanShop from ThePattypanShop said 4 years ago

    Great shop! Congrats on being the featured seller!

  • Waterrose

    Rose Waterrose from Waterrose said 4 years ago

    Congrats and so nice to see you featured!

  • econica

    Natallia from econica said 4 years ago

    Finally! I have been waiting for your shop to be featured for a while as I think you are amazing! Absolutely love your products! Congrats!

  • TheDrunkenWord

    Kimberly Hadlock from LeccareLollipops said 4 years ago

    Congrats ! I had no idea that you used bees from you own hives :) You have a wonderful product that I love to wear. I will be back soon ( I'm almost out :))

  • blackbirdtees

    Jody and Karl from blackbirdsupply said 4 years ago

    A wonderful glimpse into your process. You're such a force for good, Roxana. So happy to find you featured today. Congrats!

  • NorthWoodworks

    Jane Anne from NorthWoodworks said 4 years ago

    Such a great feature and a wonderful concept. I just wish I could smell the perfumes as I read!!!

  • gilstrapdesigns

    Debra Gilstrap from gilstrapdesigns said 4 years ago

    Such a great and very interesting interview. Your shop is beautiful and the way you have everything displayed and packaged. Much continued success!!!

  • Iammie

    iammie from iammie said 4 years ago

    So natural! Love your shop! Congrats on the feature!

  • sherrytruitt

    sherry truitt from sherrytruitt said 4 years ago

    How lovely to see you here. I'm happy to have ordered from you last week, before your rush begins. All the best to you.

  • SimpleJoysPaperie

    Lana Manis from SimpleJoysPaperie said 4 years ago

    Roxana ~ I so enjoyed reading about you and your business and how it came to be! Congratulations on the well-deserved feature!

  • phydeauxdesigns

    Brenda from phydeauxdesigns said 4 years ago

    Roxana, I am SO delighted to see you here! You are so deserving of this recognition: your work is amazing, photos stunning, and you're such a special woman. Congratulations!!! xoxo

  • ThreeBarDGifts

    Monica from ThreeBarDGifts said 4 years ago

    What a lovely shop! Your packaging and pictures are incredible! I'm sure the scents are as well! Enjoyed reading your inspiring story. Congrats on the feature and wishing you continued success!

  • esspressions

    Sandra from Esspressions said 4 years ago

    Creativeness comes in different shapes. A creative soul could do a lot more than a technical one. Love all your products and could tell you were into arts industry. :)

  • RedBoatStudio

    Karole Doucette from RedBoatStudio said 4 years ago

    Absolutly fantastic! What a wonderful article. Congratulations and best wishes.

  • themefragrance

    Theme Fragrance from themefragrance said 4 years ago

    Congrats Roxana! A wonderful feature on you. And loved seeing your beekeeping/bees.

  • cherryandviolet

    Angie Morrison from BrenLively said 4 years ago

    Congratulations, Roxana! I am so happy to see you featured!!! Very well-deserved, my dear. :)

  • theBeadAerie

    Peggy from theBeadAerie said 4 years ago

    Roxana, it is truly a pleasure to read this feature - and long overdue it is! Illuminated Perfume reflects its owner in its style and grace. Congratulations on this well deserved honor! xo

  • ATLIART

    LIAT kires from ATLIART said 4 years ago

    wow! this article smell excelent!! congrats!!!

  • reneeanne

    Renée Anne from reneeanne said 4 years ago

    wow! Amazing feature! Congrats Roxana!

  • Overdue

    Kiova Staley from joyridevintage said 4 years ago

    Wow. Kudos to your eco minded products, I have always gone without perfume as the chemical industry is the last thing I want to support. How refreshing to have an alternative that is so natural and beautiful to elevate perfume to a ritual adornment. Congrats on the feature, and thanks for taking the high road!

  • branchbound

    Sarah Louise Walker from branchbound said 4 years ago

    Beautiful and wonderful feature! Congratulations!

  • Stormscapestudio

    Anna Edwards from Stormscapestudio said 4 years ago

    Dear Roxana, I am so thrilled for you! Hugs <3

  • aroluna

    Irene from aroluna said 4 years ago

    Roxana! most well deserved, perfect choice Etsy featuring such a complete artist. Everything beautiful! Congrats, Roxana! much work ahead :)))

  • judemcconkey

    jude McConkey from judeMcConkeyPhotos said 4 years ago

    Yay!! Roxana! Congratulations.. I love your shop and your are the best!!

  • perfectwear

    perfectwear from perfectwear said 4 years ago

    many congrats on being featured artist. LOVE your work and photography. best wishes for many success :-)

  • jewelryvixen

    jewelryvixen from jewelryvixen said 4 years ago

    very inspiring! a well-deserved feature, madam!

  • DancingMooney

    Janell from DancingMooney said 4 years ago

    Congratulations! You and your work, are beautiful!! :)

  • Minxshop

    Minkie from RogueMinxClothing said 4 years ago

    I am so happy to see this! Your work is phenomenal, and you yourself are wonderful. Congrats!

  • accentonvintage

    accentonvintage from accentonvintage said 4 years ago

    Congrats! Your perfumes are incredible!

  • ColorfulPixelsByLife

    Demet Gunuc from ColorfulPixelsByLife said 4 years ago

    Wooowww!!Congrats!....

  • ArtigianoJewelBox

    ArtigianoJewelBox from ArtigianoJewelBox said 4 years ago

    Inspiring words & images from an outstanding shop... thank you! This behind-the-scenes peek is a real treat and certainly does not disappoint.

  • ElisabethSpace

    Elisabeth Percival from ElisabethSpace said 4 years ago

    Beautiful work and concept! I love that your beeswax comes from your hives or from local beekeepers. Congratulations on your feature here.

  • MinaMinette

    Jan Penn from MinaMinette said 4 years ago

    Your scents are so much more than an aromatic feast. They are a feast for the eyes and spirit as well!

  • sabahnur

    Sabahnur from sabahnur said 4 years ago

    congrat Rox!! love it a lot awesome photos and story.. <>

  • DarkRide

    Caroline from DarkRide said 4 years ago

    I am so glad to see you here! Write a book, will ya? This is a wonderful read, and your item photographs are, as always, scrumptious. I'd like more!

  • shellypsoulcircles

    Shelly Porter from ShellyPorterArtworks said 4 years ago

    One of the most fabulous and authentic feature articles I've seen to date! Plus the most incredible documentative photos of your work environment and the elements that go into your product. Lovely and inspiring and a huge positive sales promo for me...I'm going to try some! Thanks so much for your story and photos and congratulations!!!!

  • SillyBuddy

    SillyBuddy from SillyBuddy said 4 years ago

    Congrats Rox! Gorgeous Interview!

  • AnnealedHeart

    Amanda from AnnealedHeart said 4 years ago

    Fantastic- congrats on the feature! You are a real renaissance woman... love to hear about your work with the bees! Very happy for you, and happy that I got my order in before the feature too ;). All the best to you!!

  • spalenka

    Greg Spalenka from spalenka said 4 years ago

    Congratulations to one of the hardest working art spirits on the planet! Big kiss.

  • ErinAntiques

    Erin from ErinAntiques said 4 years ago

    Congrats on the feature! I've several of your perfume which was given to me as a present and I love them :)

  • frighten

    mari from frighten said 4 years ago

    Wonderful interview, Roxana! Congratulations! Seeing you in that beekeeper outfit brings back memories. My grandmother was a beekeeper and I vividly remember seeing her 4' 10" frame in that often.

  • karinagracejewelry

    Karen Ericson from karinagracejewelry said 4 years ago

    Amazing story, shop, products, photographs! I've been a long time fan and can't wait to try one of your perfumes. So happy to see you here, Roxana! Congrats!

  • fantasygarden

    Anna Kikute from fantasygarden said 4 years ago

    Thank you for letting us look in your creating process I would like to see your home seems like beautiful place . I always wonder about perfumes how they are made it is wonderful.

  • LoveandKnit

    Mine Kurtulmus from LoveandKnit said 4 years ago

    Wow! Roxana, i am so happy for you, congratulations!

  • toryjeen

    Tory Jeen Valach from toryjeen said 4 years ago

    Congratulations! Beautiful photos, and written word, about your amazing perfumes...I adore them and wear them EVERY day! Thank-you for your magic!!

  • xandaroe

    Lolita from XandaRoe said 4 years ago

    Fantastic article. You go girl...XO

  • Peachygirl

    ShabbyFrenchChateau from Peachygirl said 4 years ago

    I love how your creative process includes history, nature and the arts. I also love the packaging & presentation of your perfumes. How beautiful and inspiring to read your story!

  • HappyWhoos

    Jessie Friedman from HappyWhoos said 4 years ago

    Love the photos! I definitely have to check out your perfumes. Congrats on the feature!!

  • LynneMoses

    LynneMoses said 4 years ago

    Love this walk through the history of Illuminated Perfume and your process. Beautiful photos by Rebecca Fishman and yourselves too! What a treat to read this, and to wear Illuminated Perfumes! (Purchased on Etsy, naturally) ;-)

  • Xenotees

    Xenotees from Xenotees said 4 years ago

    Best Featured Seller interview and photos ever! Congratulations Roxana- you deserve this so much!!

  • GeorgieGirlLLC

    D George from GeorgieGirlLLC said 4 years ago

    Thank you for letting us look into your shop, love the bees. Congratulations on the feature!!

  • aubepine

    Jen from aubepine said 4 years ago

    I'm a big fan! You have a gorgeous shop and wonderful products. Congratulations on the feature!

  • irenesuchocki

    Irene Suchocki from EyePoetryPhotography said 4 years ago

    Congratulations Roxana! What a magnificent look behind the scenes of your wonderful shop!

  • EcoShag

    Tania Hillberg from EcoShag said 4 years ago

    Congratulations Roxana! We're all beyond happy for you! xoxoxo

  • milano3

    Maureen Terese Lancaster from MoinMilan said 4 years ago

    Roxana ! B E A U T I F U L !!

  • TIMELESSLUSTER

    SHAHEEN ANSARI from TIMELESSLUSTER said 4 years ago

    Roxana, this feature was long overdue. I always knew you'd make it here one day. Great story and great pictures. What an inspiration. Good Luck to you and God bless you.

  • MrsGingerandWasabi

    Marta DQ from tribomo said 4 years ago

    Your work is so gorgeous and unique! A very captivating story! Thanks a lot for sharing!

  • aneedleinthehay

    Sadie from aneedleinthehay said 4 years ago

    I love this feature and your beautiful shop!!! congratulations!!! :)

  • MVDesignInk

    Marilú from MVDesignInk said 4 years ago

    Beautiful! Congratulations on the feature!!

  • becaruns

    becaruns from becaruns said 4 years ago

    beautiful interview, amazing shop! Congrats!!!

  • ikabags

    IKA PARIS from ikabags said 4 years ago

    Fantastic! Congrats on the feature!

  • oktak

    Aki from oktak said 4 years ago

    Congrats Roxana!! So happy to see you featured - you totally deserve it!

  • glaucaverde

    Yolanda from Cierzojewelry said 4 years ago

    It's great to put a face to your fantastic work. I was so honored to try your perfumes a couple of years ago. When I received a velvet bag with tiny precious pots I felt there was someone magical and mystical behind that truly work of art. One of most talented artisans I have found on etsy. I'm so happy for your featuring: well deserved!

  • newhopebeading

    newhopebeading from newhopebeading said 4 years ago

    I so enjoyed reading this! Congrats on a wonderful feature!

  • betsybensen

    betsy bensen from betsybensen said 4 years ago

    Roxana! Lovely interview, so happy for you!!

  • 12thAvenue

    Julia and Alex Wills from HerbivoreBotanicals said 4 years ago

    So beautiful, love your shop and perfumes looks amazing! Congrats!

  • PonyAndPoppy

    Amy Stone from PonyAndPoppy said 4 years ago

    Roxana, congratulations on this beautiful, beautiful feature! I am just thrilled to see you here! Well deserved.

  • UnaOdd

    Lynn Lunger from UnaOdd said 4 years ago

    Congratulations! What a lovely, uplifting interview! Beautiful work!

  • treasurebooth

    Kelly from treasurebooth said 4 years ago

    So happy to see you here, Roxana! You are a white light and your perfumes are a treat for the senses :) I'm going to put some Page 47 on right now to celebrate!

  • subtleacts

    subtleacts from subtleacts said 4 years ago

    I am so happy for you Roxana! Yay!! Congratulations! :)

  • madedivine

    Crystal Thomas from madedivine said 4 years ago

    Beautiful shop!!!

  • marmamamma

    Marmen Raquin from FrenchAtticFinds said 4 years ago

    i love your work. so nice to put a (beautiful) face to your shop at last. you write beautifully about your process and vision. congrats on a very well deserved feature.

  • WrenWillow

    Marla from WrenWillow said 4 years ago

    Congrats Rox!!! This has been a long time coming and i'm so thrilled for you!

  • tinahdee

    tinahdee from tinahdee said 4 years ago

    looking fantastic, Roxana! Congratulations on a well-deserved feature!

  • KisforCalligraphy

    katy from KisforCalligraphy said 4 years ago

    Super Congratulations Roxana!!!! You rock!!!! And everything you make rocks!!!

  • lucysnowephotography

    Lucy Snowe from lucysnowephotography said 4 years ago

    Congratulations Roxana!!!! So exciting to see you in action!!!! Beautiful feature!!!

  • Raceytay

    Raceytay from Raceytay said 4 years ago

    Congratulations, Roxana, So happy for you!

  • PruAtelier

    Jeanne B from PruAtelier said 4 years ago

    FABULOUS....and congratulations on a fine feature! I remember too, featuring one of your wonderful items in one of my treasuries! You have chosen an excellent path and your venture hopefully holds great rewards as it truly gets back to the basics and to the purpose of wearing scent....to envelope oneself and others in something appealing, not offensive, as most all the modern chemical "scents" are!

  • anotherghostquilts

    Nancy from anotherghostquilts said 4 years ago

    Nice feature! All the best with your lovely shop.

  • msbibliotecaria

    Adriana the Librarian from labiblioteca said 4 years ago

    Oh wow Roxana, this interview is wonderful. I love to hear all about your inspiration and process and the care you put into your work is evident. Bravo on the FS!! And how awesome that you collaborate with other shops for the art and packaging. Congrats!!!!!!!!

  • AScrappyLife

    AScrappyLife from AScrappyLife said 4 years ago

    Lovely shop! Congrats on the feature!

  • ThisYearsGirl

    Melissa Nucera from ThisYearsGirl said 4 years ago

    Roxana, you are an inspiration. Congrats on this well deserved feature!

  • ingapeterson

    Inga Peterson from ingailze said 4 years ago

    Beautiful shop and products, congrats on the feature! Thank you for creating fragrances that are all natural and hand made with love. Hope to try your solid perfumes sometime soon - they sound divine! Thanks for sharing your story!

  • finethreadz

    SharonH from FineThreadz said 4 years ago

    Wonderful feather! Congrats Roxana!!!!

  • sandcanyonjewelry

    Jane Brown from SandCanyonJewelry said 4 years ago

    What a wonderful concept! And you've executed it so well! Congratulations!

  • milipa

    Milena Paladino from milipa said 4 years ago

    Perfumes in this compacts looks just amazing. Lovely idea. Congratulations for the feature!

  • claireandjanae

    Janae from claireandjanae said 4 years ago

    Oh Rox! Congrats on the feature! So well deserved and wonderful!

  • shaylen303

    Shaylen Maxwell from CustomPopPortraits said 4 years ago

    Just beautiful. I'll be back to your shop often, for certain! Congrats on the feature too! :D

  • OnToVintage

    OnToVintage from OnToVintage said 4 years ago

    Sounds heavenly!

  • LaTouchables

    Dawn from LaTouchables said 4 years ago

    Love seeing you here, Roxana! So well-deserved! Congratulations!!

  • donnamarietta

    donnamarietta said 4 years ago

    What a lovely feature! Off to shop you now!

  • foxowlroad

    Oriel from foxowlroad said 4 years ago

    Dear Roxana, I was so pleased to see your lovely shop featured today when i woke up. Your shop has been in my 'favourites' for a very long time now and your perfume is on my wish list. What a lovely opportunity for us all to 'look into' your magical world and to have the opportunity for the visual stimulation. Your product presentation 'oozes' the perfume and upon viewing i always feel like i am being 'transported' to a place where ALL is natural, pure and as is should be. Congratulations and very well deserved You are an inspiration:-)

  • sonyarasi

    Sonya Rasi from sonyarasi said 4 years ago

    Beautiful shop! Congratulations!

  • amybunz16

    Amy Bunz said 4 years ago

    you have a stunning way with words. Congratulations on the feature. Your perfumes look absolutely beautiful, I can imagine they smell just the same.

  • littleshopofphotos

    Michele Iljazi from OneDecember said 4 years ago

    Fantastic and very interesting work! So lovely and beautiful! Congratulations!!!

  • bedouin

    Nicole from bedouin said 4 years ago

    Oh this is nice all around ~ So much beauty has brought out the best in everyone here !! congratulations and thank you for sharing your story .

  • LouisestArt

    Louise van Terheijden from LouiseArtStudio said 4 years ago

    Oooh congratulations Roxana! Love your shop!

  • NestedYellow

    Anna Vasquez from NestedYellow said 4 years ago

    Love your work! Your natural process of making and attention to detail is filled with so much love and joy. Congratulations!

  • laralewis

    Laurie Lewis from ShopHedgerowRose said 4 years ago

    Oh my gosh, I actually squealed when I saw you on the FP as the featured seller. Congratulations! I am such a fan of your work!

  • HolmesandWatson

    Jenni and Jessi Obloy from HolmesandWatson said 4 years ago

    Amazing story, insightful interview, and such beautiful photographs! Congratulations on the feature!

  • glusk

    Tara Galuska from GluskDesigns said 4 years ago

    Wow! Such attention to detail and such a beautiful story. After reading this I decided to put on some of my favorite perfume even though I am just going to be staying in tonight crafting away.

  • ThreeStonesJewelry

    Rossana from RossanaJewelryDesign said 4 years ago

    I have always admired your shop, your art and is great to see you here!

  • Happiness2DAY

    Clement Girls from Happiness2day said 4 years ago

    Pure inspiration, passion, and love. The photos are gorgeous! Can't wait to order something!

  • BambuEarth

    Amber from BambuEarth said 4 years ago

    You are incredible. I'm so glad you've been featured. I stumbled upon your shop just recently and was captivated by your talent and passion. Congrats. ♥♥♥

  • BrooklynLoveDesigns

    Megan C from AlaskaBagCompany said 4 years ago

    congrats!

  • FiliGraceJewelry

    FiliGraceJewelry from FiliGraceJewelry said 4 years ago

    Love your shop and the interview! Congrats! :)

  • kiamichi7

    kiamichi7 from kiamichi7 said 4 years ago

    What a beautiful shop!

  • JenSanCandles

    Jennifer and Sandra from JenSanHomeAndBody said 4 years ago

    Hi Roxana, Congrats on the feature. I'm so happy for you!

  • reflectionsjewelry

    Emily Delfin from reflectionsjewelry said 4 years ago

    Roxana, truly lovely feature. Your photographs spoke volumes, and the way you portray your perfumes is very eye-catching. Favorite!

  • ToodlesToTheNoodles

    ToodlesToTheNoodles from ToodlesToTheNoodles said 4 years ago

    Wonderful story. Thank you for sharing. I want to purchase your perfumes.

  • FreshFromtheFlame

    FreshFromtheFlame from FreshFromtheFlame said 4 years ago

    Wow what beautiful work. Funny to say that when I can not smell the work. But I really feel like I can smell the beauty.

  • SpaGoddess

    Jessica from SpaGoddess said 4 years ago

    So beautiful! You've long been an inspiration for me:) xoxo SpaGoddess

  • amalliya

    amalliya said 4 years ago

    the prices are ridiculous anybody can make this for hardly anything ,alittle beeswax and essential oils,how greedy and selfish to charge so much!

  • RenataandJonathan

    Renata and Jonathan from RenataandJonathan said 4 years ago

    We love your shop! Congrats :)

  • PinwheelStudio

    Whitney from PinwheelStudio said 4 years ago

    Congrats on such a wonderful feature - well deserved!!

  • shellsherree

    Shell-Sherree from ShellSherree said 4 years ago

    You have a beautiful story and ethos, and your photos are exquisite, too. Give me natural over synthetic every time...

  • ButterBlossoms

    ButterBlossoms from ButterBlossoms said 4 years ago

    So happy to see you as the featured seller Roxana...congrats to you!! Love your shop ♥

  • hennyseashell

    Henny Augustien from hennyseashell said 4 years ago

    I enjoy reading all your explanation about your work, the making process, all of it! Thank you for sharing! I really need to try your perfume :)

  • sweetjaynecouture

    Lara Blackman from smalltownfrocks said 4 years ago

    What a beautiful post. The joy and care that you take in your work is evident. So inspiring to hear of the synergy between your passion, work, and garden. Love.

  • jacobswoodentoys

    Tim and Brigita Cornwell from jacobswoodentoys said 4 years ago

    Beautiful feature! All the best of success to you!

  • JennasRedRhino

    Jennifer Schmidt from TheCatBall said 4 years ago

    The association between scent, memory and emotion is so powerful. Your work has great potential for our everyday lives and throughout a lifetime!

  • silverridgestudio

    Cate Parr from silverridgestudio said 4 years ago

    Inspiring vision ~ congratulations Roxana! An instant favourite interview and shop.

  • payumoon

    Payu Moon from iloveinamist said 4 years ago

    your products bring me natural love..smile..this is a happy today.

  • payumoon

    Payu Moon from iloveinamist said 4 years ago

    It's beautiful gifts for natural lover, I love wonderful shop0

  • feltonthefly

    Janet from FeltOnTheFly said 4 years ago

    What a terrific 'featured seller' post. : )

  • fieldandsea

    Jennifer Taylor Paravantes from fieldandsea said 4 years ago

    Lovely to see you featured, Roxana! Wonderful to see a glimpse into your studio and creative work.

  • belindasaville

    Belinda Saville from BelindaSaville said 4 years ago

    Gosh, what a beautiful feature...without doubt, one of my absolute favourites to date! You encompass and embrace all that is wonderful about the craft of handmade. And your passion is contagious! Thank you for sharing your inspired vision. P.S. I agree with Caroline - please write a book! :-)

  • genisepark

    Genise Park from genisepark said 4 years ago

    So glad to read your story,thank you for sharing your passion

  • HuellaHuella

    Fabiola Friedman from HuellaHuella said 4 years ago

    Wonderful process from start to finish. Lovely shop as well! Congrats!

  • KiraFerrer

    Kira Ferrer from KiraFerrer said 4 years ago

    Great interview, and I love that you referenced William Morris. I have some of Roxana's beautiful blends... heavenly.

  • lisapero

    Lisa Pero said 4 years ago

    Really great packaging...so pretty!!

  • teacountry

    Kathleen W. from TeaBouteaque said 4 years ago

    Congrads! Right up my alley!

  • sheerjaz

    sheerjaz said 4 years ago

    Illuminated Perfume solids -- what mastery of blended scent! Thank you!

  • ValentinesArmoire

    MARY CHRISTINE from ValentinesArmoire said 4 years ago

    Gorgeous!!! One of the prettiest features I have ever seen!

  • heli76

    Heli Burke said 4 years ago

    Congratulation on the feature! Such a fan of your amazing work. I love how, in the time that I've used your fragrances, they continue to grow and mesh with my being. Love the plant power!

  • asherjasper

    Vicky from asherjasper said 4 years ago

    So lovely! Thanks for sharing :) now I will HAVE to purchase some of your scents!

  • andiespecialtysweets

    Jason and Andie from andiespecialtysweets said 4 years ago

    Dear Roxana!!! So extremely delighted to see your beautiful and shining face, beautiful environment and process here -it's all so lovely. Wishing you continued success! ox

  • petekdesign

    Petek Design from petekdesign said 4 years ago

    Congrats Roxana! I always loved your shop! You deserved it!!!

  • walaikorn

    Walaikorn from walaikorn said 4 years ago

    Congratulations!!! Great interview.

  • PolishMeFreddy

    Alfredo Ramos from PolishMeFreddy said 4 years ago

    i love this <3 congrats.

  • BonTons

    BonTons from BonTons said 4 years ago

    Great story! Your pictures are beautiful. Congratulations on the Feature

  • pulpsushi

    Marilyn P Sushi from pulpsushi said 4 years ago

    Your shop is beautiful! Congratulations on your shop and the feature. :)

  • juliegarland

    Julie Garland from juliegarland said 4 years ago

    So happy to see you here Roxana! Congrats on the feature!! :)

  • lapisbeach

    Lauren from lapisbeach said 4 years ago

    Congrats congrats congrats!!! Gorgeous shop (have admired forever) & what a beautiful feature!!!

  • snugglyugly

    Indira Villalobos from snugglyugly said 4 years ago

    Gorgeous photos! congratulation.

  • JennysTreasuresForU

    Jennifer from JennysTreasuresForU said 4 years ago

    Lovely read. I really like the Solid Perfume Locket!What a wonderful idea.

  • oldworldprimitives

    Stephanie Baker from oldworldprimitives said 4 years ago

    Congratulations on your feature, Roxana! I loved reading the story behind your process and products.

  • Win1985

    Rowina Panchu from SweetCandyStuffs said 4 years ago

    So beautiful and lovely! Thanks for sharing

  • krize

    Kristina Sabaite from krize said 4 years ago

    So inspiring!!! :)

  • Cabin

    Valerie from Cabin said 4 years ago

    Congrats on the feature!!! Hooray!

  • AbleAprons

    Erika Kelly from PortlandApronCompany said 4 years ago

    What a beautiful shop! Congratulations!

  • 2TrickPony

    Rachel from 2TrickPony said 4 years ago

    it's inspiring to me read about an artist who has such wisdom and depth behind their work, especially one who still finds some room for serendipity. congratulations on a well deserved feature. Best wishes for the future.

  • KMalinka

    Natalia from KMalinkaVintage said 4 years ago

    Awesome shop! Great feature!

  • mirabellamorello

    mirabellamorello from mirabellamorello said 4 years ago

    Learning about your creative process is fascinating and inspiring. I love how your fragrances are made in cooperation with our friends, The Bees!!

  • LittleWrenPottery

    Victoria Baker from LittleWrenPottery said 4 years ago

    Great to see you featured I love your shop! I'd love to have some bees someday!

  • klb00e

    Mother Lark from MotherLark said 4 years ago

    Wonderful feature. So beautiful. I love your idea of partnering with other etsy shops.

  • Smooshiness

    M B said 4 years ago

    A week or so ago I put a few of your samples in my favs. Fancy seeing you with an interview. WTG! :D

  • FrickandFrackScraps

    Bradley from FrickandFrackScraps said 4 years ago

    Such a great feature! The containers are so great. Your whole concepts are wonderful!!

  • tamilopez

    Tami Lopez from TamiLopezDesigns said 4 years ago

    It was easy to tell from your photos and story that you are having the most fun! I very much enjoyed this feature! Love what you do!!!

  • MagpiesShop

    Marta from MagpiesShop said 4 years ago

    I am just totally in love with this feature. You have created a magical mystery tour, similar to that in novel "Perfume", but with more positive attitude/ result :))) Love the pictures, they just blew my mind away. Its clear that your passion lies here, with this alchemy of nature. Al the best and millions of sales!

  • Monicaj

    Monica from Monicaj said 4 years ago

    It is so wonderful to see you here, Roxana! Beautiful story! Congratulations!

  • rebeccajnicholson

    Rebecca Nicholson from PaintingbyRebecca said 4 years ago

    Such a beautiful shop! Congratulations on the feature, it was wonderful reading about your story!

  • FireIslandSoap

    Billy Bubbles from FireIslandSoap said 4 years ago

    I really enjoyed reading this - your an artist and a writer!

  • dayslonggone

    Gwynne Collins from DaysLongGone said 4 years ago

    Roxana, I am so happy for you! A very well deserved Featured Seller! Love your shop! Congratulations! xo

  • janicewd

    janicewd from janicewd said 4 years ago

    Wow what amazing work that you do and such knowledge that you have too. I also love the bottles that your perfumes come in. Everything looks so great.

  • cottonbirddesigns

    Angela Cotton from CottonBirdDesigns said 4 years ago

    Beautiful shop, great read!

  • cegibbons

    Candice from practicallyfrivolous said 4 years ago

    Congratulations on the beautiful feature! Your perfumes are as lovely to look at as they are to smell!

  • MissingHeirloom

    Elizabeth Pickett from MissingHeirloom said 4 years ago

    I have loved your products and shop for quite sometime now - congrats on the feature!

  • caralunastudio

    caralunastudio from caralunastudio said 4 years ago

    What loveliness!

  • oneeyedgirls

    Stef Bauer from oneeyedgirls said 4 years ago

    Congrats Roxanna! I will check out your goodies right now! Wonderful story :)

  • messinabella

    messinabella from BandBEstate said 4 years ago

    Can't wait to try these!

  • byjodi

    byjodi from byjodi said 4 years ago

    What a gorgeous heart, process and devotion to your craft. Huge congrats on the FS!

  • GoddessOfJewelry

    GoddessOfJewelry from GoddessOfJewelry said 4 years ago

    Having been a huge fan, visually, of your shop for the longest time now, I am not at all surprised to see you here as Featured seller! Congratulations!!! It was wonderful to learn more about you, your process, and to see the pictures of your bees...amazing! Again, congrats!

  • peshka

    Peshka from Peshka said 4 years ago

    Congrats! Such a beautiful shop!

  • earthtastic

    Cassidy from earthtastic said 4 years ago

    What a remarkable, beautiful process! Thank you so much :)

  • LaECLECTICa

    LaECLECTICa from Laeclectica said 4 years ago

    Wonderful interview with such a talented and inspiring woman, my best wishes to you!

  • ckorda

    Corinne Korda from CorinneKordaArt said 4 years ago

    Love, love, love this feature... and will definitely add some perfume on my wish-list. Congratulations to you!

  • Decaldecor

    Decaldecor from Decaldecor said 4 years ago

    OH my word, this is so, so lovely. It is so nice to see our people (artisians) make such wonderful things. I absolutely love the solid perfume lockets! Your story is really amazing and inspiring. Thank you for sharing.

  • obtp

    Terri Pezzullo from OBTPjewelry said 4 years ago

    I very seldom look at these features, glad I looked at this one it is great!

  • teazel

    Linny from teazel said 4 years ago

    what a great great little business- I just love this perfume!

  • LoveSue

    LoveSue said 4 years ago

    Rox, congratulations on this beautiful feature. Your history took me back to days of old in the most timeless way. I love all the perfumes I have from you ! Your photos about them and descriptions are so mythical and romantic, I see the love you put in your careful process. I am jazzed that you are in my fragrance life and a friend I would like to visit someday! All my best wishes and more success for you always! Love, Sue <3

  • abenchwick

    Amanda Benchwick from MandaBees said 4 years ago

    Love it!!

  • akaslogirl

    Jen Cookson from FeltedJourney said 4 years ago

    I loved seeing more about you and you've been one of my favourite shops for years! You're at the top of my Christmas wish list! :O)

  • alethiah

    Alethia from FortnersFinds said 4 years ago

    Enlightening and inspirational! May you gave continued success and much thanks to Etsy for sharing your story!

  • MichelleLynneArt

    Michelle Hunt from MichelleLynneArt said 4 years ago

    Congratulations! I had the privilege of meeting Greg at one of his workshops and he spoke very highly of you and your creative endeavors. You deserve this! All the best! Michelle

  • BigRockPaperCo

    Melissa Cyrenne from BigRockWeddingFavors said 4 years ago

    The thing I love the most about your shop is that seal!!

  • GetReadySetGO

    GetReadySetGO from GetReadySetGO said 4 years ago

    Congrats Roxana!!! so happy to see you in the FS slot! well deserved and wonderful photos:) xo

  • LavenderField

    Victoria Letemendia Koupparis from LavenderField said 4 years ago

    Really enjoyed this article. Congrats to Roxana and for her creations! Been wanting to get me one of her solid perfumes for some time now..... mmmmmm

  • HandmadeHandsome

    Tryntsje from HandmadeHandsome said 4 years ago

    Great story, beautiful photos, wonderful post.

  • TheHandmadeClassroom

    Aly Parrott from alyparrott said 4 years ago

    Congratulations, Roxana! I'm so glad to see you here:)

  • bagladybooty

    bagladybooty from bagladybooty said 4 years ago

    I'm a fragrance fanatic, and I can't wait to try your scents! They sound sensational.

  • adessojewelry

    Diane from adessojewelry said 4 years ago

    Stunned at this feature article and the sheer beauty of your products and shop: Roxana, you are a self-made creative FORCE! Thanks for inspiring all of us!!

  • donnieleandro

    Donnie from DonniesDiscounts said 4 years ago

    you should make some for guys...we like to smell good also, well at least i do..and im straight by the way...lol

  • rikkicondon

    Rikki from Riksride said 4 years ago

    absolutely wonderful post..what a wonderful, creative life. Hats off!!

  • SweetPaperLove

    SweetPaperLove from SweetPaperLove said 4 years ago

    Love your shop!! Congratulations!!! :)

  • epicstitching

    Mel Ladner from epicstitching said 4 years ago

    wow, that is an amazing production!

  • jewelkingthai

    jewelkingthai from jewelkingthai said 4 years ago

    Care for Mother Earth. Great Product

  • virgofox

    Meekah from VirgoFox said 4 years ago

    I love love love your scents and try to make my samples last as long as possible. I am literally transported into an illuminated version of myself everytime I use them. so glad to see you featured! and i love your use of "alchemy" xo

  • BesottedBrand

    Miss B. from BesottedBrand said 4 years ago

    A wonderful interview + beautiful photographs! Congrats!

  • biologyrose

    Rose from SewEcological said 4 years ago

    Congrats! Your process looks as intoxicating as your product!

  • SoulRole

    Nancy Campbell from SoulRole said 4 years ago

    Aloha Roxana~what a beautiful story on so many levels!Ironically I was just favoriting some of your items,then clicked over to the homepage and saw you there as the featured seller!I am going to have to try out your lovely work soon as I am extremely sensitive to any kind of chemicals and will only use natural & organic products!Mahalo for your wholesome and vibrant offerings. I can feel the goodness radiating all the way across the Pacific and through my screen.

  • dizhasneatstuff

    deb fearon from dizhasneatstuff said 4 years ago

    I believe the plants and flowers have chosen you to speak to mankind. Your spirit is infused with the mystery and power of scent. Love your shop, congrats on the feature and keep walking that intuitive path!

  • bluebirdluxe

    Eileen from bluebirdluxe said 4 years ago

    What a beautiful feature! Congrats! :) I enjoyed this so much!

  • jadewicks

    Christine from jadewicks said 4 years ago

    Congrats on the feature Roxanna! Your products are beautiful!

  • Luncheonettevintage

    Jana from Luncheonettevintage said 4 years ago

    absolutely wonderful profile. I adore the photography, which shows personality and process so beautifully. hooray for indie perfumes and natural light. And hooray for Roxanna! I'm a longtime fan of your work.

  • JimSumner

    Jimmy and Monique from polymeryay said 4 years ago

    This was such an interesting article thank you for sharing. The photos were delicate and strong, very cool. And I enjoyed learning about the other Etsians you work with.

  • solocosmo

    Jessica Grundy from solocosmo said 4 years ago

    This has to be the most amazing thing ever. Just seeing you in that bee suit makes me want to go to your shop and favorite/buy everything. Your feature is so well deserved. Congrats!

  • ALDDesigns

    Anna from StudioByTheForest said 4 years ago

    Yay, Roxana! Absolutely gorgeous feature!

  • knifeinthewater

    s from knifeinthewater said 4 years ago

    so gorgeous products and photographs.!!! so happy to read your story and big congrats on the feature.!!!!

  • bernabermek

    berna bermek from MILKANDPAPER said 4 years ago

    love it ! Congrats Roxanna !

  • RomanceCatsAndWhimsy

    Darlene Jones from RomanceCatsAndWhimsy said 4 years ago

    I'm in awe of what you do! So professional. I love natural products and My mother would love these! I have to favorite you for Christmas presents. :)

  • gilliancorcoran

    Gillian from ResinRoad said 4 years ago

    Such beautiful looking products....and I'm sure they smell good too! Congratulations :D

  • Pysar

    Yuri Pysar from Pysar said 4 years ago

    Fantastic. Such a beautiful story. We never know how we´ll use our talents, but it´s good that we use them, that we follow our calling. I can smell the sweet natural fragrance looking thirough your amazing shop... :)

  • SweetXeni

    Maxine Sellars from BunganzDesigns said 4 years ago

    Thank you for sharing your story! It is so inspiring and I look forward to having my own Etsy shop and story to share. ;)

  • ChristinaNixon

    Christina Nixon Cole from TogetherAgainGlass said 4 years ago

    OOOH! I love your stuff. Something I can use since I am so sensitive to the synthetic stuff. I can't wait to put some things in my wish list for Christmas. Congrats on your story. Christina

  • dyeing2meetU

    Idy from dyeing2meetU said 3 years ago

    Such an amazing work of love!... it's inspiringly wonderful!

  • NWpale

    NWpale said 3 years ago

    Oh my! I have just received solid perfume "Q" in the exquisite bridal compact and I must say the entire order - the packaging, the compact, the perfume, and the complimentary samples made up the loveliest purchase I have ever made from anyone, ever! What treasures! I am fortunate indeed to have discovered your beautiful site and gorgeous products. Thank you, thank you, thank you.

  • marcgounard

    Marc Gounard from marcgounard said 3 years ago

    Thanks for sharing you story, good luck in creating new fragrances...

  • Rivertreasure

    Rivertreasure from RiverTreasureDesigns said 3 years ago

    I love your life story and your passion! I look forward to ordering your perfumes in the near future, to try for myself. I hate all the chemicals in the world. I love bee products and I love your beautiful concept. Your photos are wonderful! Many Blessings to you!

  • kerstinebennington

    Kerstine Bennington said 3 years ago

    I ordered a locket from you filled with perfume as a gift and the person really enjoyed it. Thank you so much for providing such wonderful items! I can't wait to order more of your products for this upcoming holiday!

  • ekatm2004

    Екатерина Москвина said 3 years ago

    Доброго здравия! Очень захотелось приобрести Ваши ароматы. Сегодня оформила заказ, теперь буду ждать посылку. Как получу ароматы, то обязательно напишу свой отзыв!

  • GuineveresApothecary

    Gwendolyn Garcia from GuineveresApothecary said 3 years ago

    Wow. Simply stunning, gorgeous. The images, story, product.. beautiful!

  • MagicEarthMumma

    Jannette Tibbs from MagicEarthMumma said 2 years ago

    You are exactly who I needed to find right now :) Wonderful feature about you and your process. Thankyou.

  • greenbottleherbs

    Melissa Barron from GreenBottleHerbs said 2 years ago

    What an inspiration, Thank you!

  • binghai

    lucy from binghai said 2 years ago

    A: congratulations!

  • LeatherAndInk

    LeatherAndInk from LeatherAndInk said 1 year ago

    congrats!!! really love your shop :)

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