November 2016

2017 Perfumed Plume Awards Open for Submissions

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2017 Perfumed Plume Awards
Open for Submissions
November 1–January 31, 2017

Launching its 2nd year, The Perfumed Plume Awards For Fragrance Journalism announced that submissions will be accepted at www.perfumedplume.com starting November 1 through January 31, 2017.  The awards showcase writers whose 2016 published editorials or books provide a broader awareness and appreciation for fragrance through informative and entertaining “scent-centric” stories.  Six winners will be presented with a check for $1,000.00 each and a symbolic, elegant Cross pen.

The awards celebration will take place on Thursday, April 6, 2017. Further details to be announced.

“Our first year was such a great success. We are so very proud of the award-worthy submissions received from many high-quality writers. Six amazing, talented, creative journalists/editors/fragrance authorities were recognized and rewarded for their winning scent stories at the awards party held at the prestigious Rizzoli bookstore this past April,” said Mary Ellen Lapsansky, Co-Founder, Perfumed Plume, LLC.

“Without a doubt, the Perfumed Plume Awards can look forward to a bright 2nd year. The awards shine a spotlight on gifted writers whose brilliant storytelling abilities inspire the consumer to a new-found appreciation of fragrance in all its many facets,” comments Westly Morris, Senior Vice President—Fine Fragrance at MANE and founding sponsor.

“We are so excited to go into our second year and look forward to receiving a maximum number of submissions to really fire up the competitive juices now that we have established the Perfumed Plume Awards as an iconic symbol of media excellence, viewed as a ‘must-win’ for writers focused on in-depth fragrance story-telling,” commented Lyn Leigh, Co-Founder, Perfumed Plume, LLC.

Please visit www.perfumedplume.com for the criteria and full details on how to submit entries.

Perfumed Plume Awards Categories:

  • Scent stories in Mainstream Media-Magazines
  • Scent stories in Mainstream Media-Newspapers
  • Scent Stories – Digital Media
  • Visualization of Scent Stories
  • “Science of Scent” Stories
  • Fragrance Books

 About The Perfumed Plume Awards

The Perfumed Plume Awards for Fragrance Journalism, now in its 2nd year, is an independent recognition of creative storytelling that enlightens, engages and educates the consumer on the art and craft of fragrance. Conceived and spearheaded by experienced fragrance industry insiders Mary Ellen Lapsansky and Lyn Leigh and supported by a collaborative and inspiring Consulting Committee, the Perfumed Plume Awards specifically targets the many talented writers and visualists who bring to life the craft, the inspiration, the emotion and the sensory journey that is at the heart of fragrance creation, quickly becoming an annual, iconic symbol of media excellence and a new way to create a broader awareness & appreciation for fragrance through high quality, informative, enlightening and of course entertaining storytelling.