The Fine Lining

Over-exposure to inferior ‘Oud-based’ fragrances on offer all over, coupled with a lack of experience with the kind of aroma real connoisseurs go after, leaves many misinformed when it comes to what makes good Oud good...

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The End of Oud

Everyone in the Oud producing world is on the edge of their seat. We’ve all just been hit by a major earthquake. All the chiefs of the big Saudi Oud houses are scratching their heads after recent events. They still don’t...

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2011: The End of Oud

‎Pictured: Kyara bracelet. Price: $175,000. Market: China. 2011 is the year that saw the Oud tycoons of Singapore fly back to Jeddah and Kuwait to re-buy any and all Oud wood they’d previously sold to Arabs, so they could...

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