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Fragrifert Parfumeur, The Victorian Perfumery, is a mini-museum and perfume emporium in one. All perfumes are made by me, Francesco van Eerd, and are created using time honoured techniques and with a high percentage of natural materials. Just as...more
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1 Upland Road | Kelburn, Wellington 6012, New Zealand
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Owner was present, was clearly passionate about perfume, and really helpful. Has clearly put a great deal of effort into his business, and his shop is rather like stepping into a different world. Definitely worth a visit.
The beauty expert on what makes the perfect fragrance and the magical, mysterious and stunning place.
You need to visit this place!
Date of experience: October 2018
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NoseFrancescovanEerd, Owner at Fragrifert Parfumeur Victorian Perfumery, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018
Hello 'enjoy good!',
I couldn't have said it better myself. I (obviously) wholeheartedly agree, and am very pleased that you liked it as well.
Thanks for your vote of confidence!
Before we visited the spring festival at the Wellington Botanic Gardens (another 'must do' btw) we popped into Fragifert Parfumier. What a lovely unexpected treat. We were shown how the perfume was made in the same way as Victorian times by the Proprietor who looked...More
Date of experience: September 2018
NoseFrancescovanEerd, Owner at Fragrifert Parfumeur Victorian Perfumery, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018
Thank you very much Yorkshire Teabag for your kind words. I am always striving to make the experience even better for my visitors, and your feedback is much appreciated.
Even if you are not particularly interested in perfumes, it is worth the trip as the decor and reconstruction is amazing and museum like quality. Of course the choice of scents is mind blowing, a strong connexion with the town of Grasse, the world's perfume...More
After a trip on the car and a coffee from the cafe admiring the view, step back in time and take in a truely unique experience. Learn about the ancient skill and become swept up in his passion for his craft. Select a favourite fragrance...More
After a quick Cable car trip in Wellington, at the top was a great little coffee shop but even better was an actual Parfumeur. My previous problem with perfume has been that after 30 minutes there is no scent left. Doesn't matter how expensive or...More
Date of experience: March 2018
NoseFrancescovanEerd, Owner at Fragrifert Parfumeur Victorian Perfumery, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018
Thank you time2escape for your review. I am delighted to hear that my creation is bringing you so much enjoyment. Long may it last! (and does, as you have discovered :-) )