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St Peters NSW 2044
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LUMIRA is a luxury scented candle and fragrance house founded by Almira Armstrong in Sydney, Australia. LUMIRA products are your luxury lifestyle essentials. Copyright 2017 Atelier Lumira.

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BYRDIE | JUNE 2016

Almira Armstrong

A Pro Perfumer Shares Her Tricks to Creating a Signature Scent

Finding a signature scent is something we recommend every woman does at least once in her lifetime. (Even if you're the type who'd rather build a fragrance wardrobe than rely on just one.) Say what you will about the confidence-boosting powers of makeup, skincare and hair products, there’s something uniquely special about leaving a trademark trail of perfume in your wake.

Most would opt to hit the shops to find their perfect ‘fume, but we think there's a case to be made for DIY. To that end, we reached out to Almira Armstrong, creator of chic luxury lifestyle brand Lumira, for the how-to. In her words: "If you’re yearning for a scent not another soul will have—and have smelled your coveted Gypsy Water ($254) on one too many passersby—craft one."

Keep scrolling for Armstrong's 6 steps to creating a signature scent.

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