By Thomas Dunckley & Nick Gilbert
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Fume Chat is the only podcast solely dedicated to the world of fragrance. Hosted by Fragrance Expert & Consultant, Nick Gilbert and Blogger & Writer, Thomas Dunckley, Fume Chat is a fortnightly podcast that approaches smell and perfume from a unique perspective. Our mission at Fume Chat is to make fragrance entertaining, informative and fun. Let's face it, it's just perfume, so why take it so seriously? We'll be bringing you our favourite new scents as well as battling out to see who has better taste, not to mention discussion topics, interviews and special guests. All on Fume Chat every other Sunday. We look forward to sniffing along with you.
||ExplicitEpisode 10: Is Perfume Packaging Important?||Inspired by a rather lovely lacquered perfume box, Thomas and Nick discuss perfume packaging in this week's episode. Is it all about the juice or does the packaging matter too? The short answer is yes so our hosts discuss some of their favourite...||26 2 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 09: New Fragrance Round-Up Pt 3 - Crazy Kisses, Sex Panthers & Hamster Maids||In their first new fragrance round-up of 2017, Nick and Thomas talk about the Fragrance Foundation's Jasmine Awards before sniffing a selection of exciting scents that have just launched. They range from the human warmth of a sexy powder scent to one...||12 2 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 08: The Serge Lutens Battle of the Bottles||We're back with another Battle of the Bottles and this time we're battling one of the greats: Serge Lutens. Uncle Serge, as he is often affectionally referred to, is a pioneer of the niche fragrance industry and boasts a range of perfumes that can...||29 1 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 07: Is Perfume Art?||Is perfume art or is it a consumer product? Or maybe it's both! In this week's episode, Thomas and Nick ponder the big question, discussing how perfume can be used as an artistic construct and whether all perfume could be considered art.||15 1 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 06: Fragrant Predictions for 2017||Happy New Year! In this episode Nick and Thomas have cast aside their New Year hangovers to bring you their scented predictions for 2017. Who will release a perfume in a bottle of their face? Will oud ever die? What scent can be described as 'Rosa...||1 1 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 05: The Celebrity Fragrance Battle of the Bottles||In their second battle, Nick and Thomas battle some of their favourite celebrity fragrances in a duel that travels from the sublime to the ridiculous and back again. Perfumer Pia Long joins the discussion as the guest judge and brings her very...||18 12 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 04: New Fragrance Roundup Pt 2 - Muddled Dukes, Reinvented Classics and Fragrant Hook-Ups Gone Wrong||Nick and Thomas are back with another roundup of their favourite new fragrances. In this episode, our hosts talk about their personal fragrance tastes as well as showcase some new scents that are tickling their fancy. The selection ranges from the...||4 12 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 03: What is Niche Perfumery?||In this episode, Thomas and Nick tackle the topic of niche perfumery, trying to identify what it is, how it started and how it has changed. What is nice perfumery and what part does it play in the industry today? Fume Chat has the answers!||20 11 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 02: The Comme des Garçons Battle of the Bottles||In their first battle episode, hosts Thomas and Nick duel it out over one of their favourite fragrance houses: Comme des Garçons. The rules are simple, both hosts pick three of their favourite fragrances from the house to battle, the winner is the...||6 11 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 01: Hello World||In the first episode of Fume Chat, hosts Nick Gilbert and Thomas Dunckley chat about how they met and sniff some of their favourite new fragrances. Scents Sniffed: Shantung by ETRO, Tobacco Nuit by Atelier Cologne, Petit Matin by Maison Francis...||20 10 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Nobody knows more about perfume than Thomas and Nick and nobody can share that knowedge with as much wit and flare. A really fun podcast with lots of entertaining features and at least one hilarious soundbite every epidsode guaranteed. Fume Chat is a must-listen for anyone with even a passing interest in fragrance as well as the die-hard perfumistas. Absolutley love it!