EU and UK Customers - Due to VAT changes, please visit our Etsy site to place your order

Mermaids in the Basement Perfume - Seawater soaked linen, Aquatic incense, White ginger, Pomelo, Cactus flower, Loquat, Hinoki, Guaiac Wood

Mermaids in the Basement Perfume - Seawater soaked linen, Aquatic incense, White ginger, Pomelo, Cactus flower, Loquat, Hinoki, Guaiac Wood

3 Reviews
Regular price
$18.00
Sale price
$18.00
Shipping calculated at checkout.

A siren song of seawater soaked linen, aquatic incense, white ginger, pomelo, limoncello, dry moss, clary sage, cactus flower, prickly pear, loquat, fir resin, cedar needles, mesquite pods, Hinoki wood, Guaiac wood, and Elemi resin.


I started Early – took my Dog –
And visited the Sea –
The Mermaids in the Basement
Came out to look at me –

And Frigates – in the Upper Floor
Extended Hempen Hands –
Presuming Me to be a Mouse –
Aground – upon the Sands –

But no Man moved Me – till the Tide
Went past my simple Shoe –
And past my Apron – and my Belt
And past my Bodice – too –

And made as He would eat me up –
As wholly as a Dew
Upon a Dandelion’s Sleeve –
And then – I started – too …

- Emily Dickenson, Mermaids in the Basement


Art: The Mermaid by Howard Pyle, 1910