|"The Times of New York" candle|
Like many people, I too have a thing about the smell of newly printed paper and newly printed books. I am inclined to love that "printed" odor over the smell of my laptop burning in the night.
I can't wait to get my hands (or nose) on this candle, The Times of New York. According to the Project No. 8 website, "the scent of the candle is newsy, with hints of guaiacwood, cedar, musk, spice, with a powdery note and velvet nuance, meant to mimic the aroma of black ink on newsprint." This candle came to be from now-deceased designer/artist Tobias Wong, and was produced by Various Projects and Josée Lepage of Bondtoo. I hear it is being sold for $65. at Project No. 8, in a limited production of 1000. This shop is located in a favorite place of mine that I've written about, The Ace Hotel NYC.
If you are missing that "newsy" scent you can now light a candle while reading your online daily paper.
Other links of interest:
Project No. 8