Universal Flowering is a collection of dimensional fragrances designed by perfumer Courtney Rafuse.
Her fragrances are a romantic extension of her memories past and future, formulated with a synesthetic touch.
Known for collaborating with visual artists, fashion designers, and writers, her work has been featured and profiled in Nylon, Airmail, The Toronto Star, BBC Radio, & more.
Universal Flowering’s most recent perfume, “Death of a Ladies Man” was released in July 2023 - a voyeuristic tribute to the many lovers of Leonard Cohen. She currently resides in Toronto, Ontario with her beloved Silken Windhound, Cosey.
All perfumes are formulated in her west end studio/lab.
In addition to Universal Flowering, Courtney is also available for freelance scent work. This includes candles, home/business fragrance, and other scented goods. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for inquiries.
Courtney is also 1/2 of GUMAMINA - a project launching in December 2023.