• Wed, Jun 22 2011

What Does The New York Times Smell Like?

What scent would the Grey Lady wear?

If the candle is to be believed, she smells of hints of guaiacwood, cedar, musk, spice, with “a powdery note and velvet nuance,” meant to mimic the aroma of black ink on newsprint. The candle was designed by Tobias Wong. Who is now dead. This makes it a terrifying commentary on the nature of print media, possibly burning at both ends, not lasting the night. But we really like musk!  – Refinery29

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