New contacts with Grasse

The New Year began not only with working on new perfumes (read more here), but also with looking for new suppliers of ingredients for our perfumes – particulary essential oils and absolutes. Our existing supplier in Italy extended the Christmas break until March, which forced us to look for new suppliers in Italy and France.…

What will the new year smell like at JAN BARBA?

It seems that starting the new year with work on perfumes is slowly turning into a tradition – it has happened to us for at least the third time. Although the idea for the composition we are currently working on came up in January 2022, now is the time to give it a physical form.…

The smell of the Anthropocene

The smell of the Anthropocene is the smell of plants growing on the remains of building funadments, elements of reinforced concrete structures, fragments of bricks and broken glass panes The smell of wild flowers, stems, leaves permeates with the steel smell of rusting metal bars. The perfume contains notes of helichrysum, lavender, verbena, lemon balm,…

Gloria – an announcement

We are slowly completing our work on the 8th fragrance in our perfume collection – Gloria, the work has been going on for several months. That is why we decided to annouce its release. Gloria, like glory and the highest point in the sky. Luminous, high and sublime fragrance. Like a morning procession, brisk, but…

Perfume manifesto

In our work, we go back to the times when perfumery was a craft. The perfumes were made in small factories in France and Germany, from plants grown on family farms. The raw materials such as essential oils or absolutes, were obtained by the same families right after the harvest. The time when the harvest…

PAH Help for Ukraine

Hello, the entire amount (PLN 500) from the sale of Gift Cards “PLN 100 – PAH Aid for Ukraine” was donated to the Polish Humanitarian Action collection (link to the collection: https://www.siepomaga.pl/pah-ukraina ) Thank you for commitment and support. Regards, M&B

TEDx Warsaw Women

In 2018, I had the pleasure to appear as one of the speakers at TEDx Warsaw Women. The event took place at the 6 Piętro Theater in the Palace of Culture and Science in Warsaw. The presentation is in English. The topic of my speech was: “Why what we put on our skin is as…

Jan Barba in Puls Biznesu

Screenshot of the article “Jan Barba, or austerity and minimalism” on pb.pl In 2017, we had the pleasure to speak in the Puls Biznesu newspaper. It was a huge event for us and a huge event for a company that was founded 1.5 years earlier and started selling its first products a year before the…

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