Instagram Sensation, Mr. Cologne, TALKS: on Family & Fragrance

Instagram Sensation, Mr. Cologne, TALKS: on Family & Fragrance

Post from Manhattan Mindsan inspired blog on New York City Art, Beauty, Fashion & Lifestyle, by the Founder, Mona Maine de Biran...

If you are on Instagram and follow fragrance, then you’ve crossed paths with Instagram sensation, Mr. Cologne. A self-made perfume connoisseur and enthusiast, his channel @Mr.Cologne76 is touted as the largest fragrance conversation happening on Instagram and the place for “Ordinary people discovering extraordinary fragrances.”

Mr. Cologne, otherwise known as Glenn Davis, and I met up at NYC’s Sarabeth’s just north of Union Square recently for a long talk about his loves, fragrance and family, and recommendations for New York City scent enthusiasts like myself. I was curious to know more about Glenn.

What inspired him to create such a successful fragrance community on Instagram?

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Siren Song of the Tattoo Salon

Siren Song of the Tattoo Salon

Post from Manhattan Minds~ an inspired blog on New York City Art, Beauty, Fashion & Lifestyle by the Founder, Mona Maine de Biran...

To tat or not to tat: that is the modern question. Whether ‘tis nobler to suffer the needle or take thee up artful quotations and demonstrate amidst the sea of protesters (but isn’t that, like, so 1960’s?)

Whether striving daily to “Let it be”, for “Family First” or just to remind every onlooker that “Black Lives Matter”, there is little doubt that inking one’s mantra is the modern and (mostly) permanent way to go. No longer the sign of rebellion, tattoos are for even the peaceful warrior.

What is so compelling and comforting about the permanence of tattoos?....

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