Heighten your festivities with dreams of ancient amber, levant resins, and deep desert shrubbery.
balm of gilead
David (a.k.a D.S.) is a self-taught perfumer who created his own aromatic language—a rarity in the perfume industry. Kavi (a.k.a Durga) is a trained architect who builds buildings for our scents and cities for our universe.
Each of our fumes is a rich narrative.
all that we love in music, art, nature, and design told aromatically. Our scents are fragments of half-remembered myths and imaginary landscapes that invite exploration. Liner notes, playlists, images, graphics, and films expand upon the world inside the glass.
NYC is in our DNA. It shapes our lives and our vision of the world. Everything is made here in the belly of the beast.
We were pioneers in DIY Brooklyn. We turned all that we loved in music, nature, myth and design into fancy fragrances in our tiny Bushwick apartment. All scents are made in house & they always will be.