78 List List Price $19.00 $ 19 . Its release is timed with the Handmade issue of Wallpaper, out on July 11, and will retail for $98. Paper Passion Perfume is a new scent by Gerhard Steidl and Geza Schoen that encapsulates the attempt to bottle the fragrance of books to sell as, you guessed it, perfume. Paper Passion Perfume captures the unique bouquet of freshly printed books.

The Perfume itself is unused/new. Paper Passion is not that scent; it is the scent of black ink on creamy thick paper. In original beautiful packaging by Steidl books.

As the description reads, the first pages of the book contain “texts on the pleasures of paper and the Paper Passion project by Nobel Laureate Günter Grass, Karl Lagerfeld, Geza Schoen, and Wallpaper* Editor-in-Chief Tony Chambers.”

This is a collector item. product title passion men/elizabeth taylor cologne spray 0.85 oz ( ... Average rating: 0 out of 5 stars, based on 0 reviews Current Price $11.78 $ 11 . Paper Passion Perfume captures the unique bouquet of freshly printed books.

Paper Passion has evolved into something quite beautiful and unique. Designed by boutique perfumer Geza Schoen in close consultation with Gerhard Steidl and in collaboration with "Wallpaper*" magazine, the perfume expresses that peculiar mix of paper and ink which gives a book its unmistakable aroma, along with the fresh scent which a book opened for the first time releases. Paper Passion has above average longevity and average sillage. Designed by boutique perfumer Geza Schoen in close consultation with Gerhard Steidl and in collaboration with Wallpaper* magazine, the perfume expresses that peculiar mix of paper and ink which gives a book its unmistakable aroma, along with the fresh scent which a book opened for the first time releases. To wear the smell of a book is something very chic. Designed by boutique perfumer Geza Schoen in close consultation with Gerhard Steidl and in collaboration with Wallpaper* magazine, the perfume expresses that peculiar mix of paper and ink which gives a book its unmistakable aroma, along with the fresh scent which a book opened for the first time releases.

"Paper Passion Perfume" captures the unique bouquet of freshly printed books.

Hidden inside the pages of a book, Paper Passion is accompanied by texts from Karl Lagerfeld, Günter Grass, Geza Schoen and Tony Chambers. The perfume’s packaging was made to mimic a hardcover book with a cut-out compartment that contains the fragrance bottle.

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“The smell of a freshly printed book is the best smell in the world. The packaging and presentation for this unique project has been spearheaded by legendary designer Karl Lagerfeld -- … Paper Passion fragrance by Geza Schoen, Gerhard Steidl, and Wallpaper* magazine, with packaging by Karl Lagerfeld and Steidl. I loved smelling the mimeograph ink on pages I received in grade school. Paper Passion is the latest attempt by fragrance makers to bottle up strange scents. Books are players in the intellectual world, but also in the world of luxury. This is a rare, limited edition, iconic, perfume.

I think I’m going to spray some on the next time I start a new book on my iPad. In all original packaging. A wallpaper magazine and steidl creation.

Fittingly, the perfume comes packaged in a white-bound book with pages cut out to hold the bottle.

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