Reading: Mandy Aftel’s Fragrant
Video: Mr. Tinsel and I just started the first season of “Game of Thrones.” Late to the party, I know!
Art: “Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs” at the Museum of Modern Art
Drink: Various blends from Do You Tea?
Eats & Treats: Autumn veggies from our farmers market CSA: Brussels sprouts, butternut squash, bok choy
Garb: A new winter coat that I needed badly—just basic black and very useful
Beauty Products: Anything with a bit of sparkle, from Guerlain to Tony Moly
Pleasure: Giving a second perfume-related professional presentation
Worry: The job market. What else is new, right?
Stray thought: I’m really looking forward to Tim Burton’s “Big Eyes.”
Image: Will Carqueville for Lippincott’s (1895), via V&A.