- Feb 21, 2019
Layers 01- An exciting perfume concept
As the Experimental Perfume Club and their founder-perfumer Emmanuelle Moeglin is preparing to launch Layers 02, I thought it was a good...
- Feb 1, 2019
Spread the love with Perfume this Valentine's Day
Valentines is fast approaching and like always my gift of choice will be perfume. There are many gorgeous offerings new and classic that...
- Jan 24, 2019
FO'AH perfumes - when the palm tree is inspiration...
Happy New Year officially! After a long break and a good recharge I'm ready for another year filled with great fragrances and...
- Dec 18, 2018
Beautiful candles for festive nights
If a bottle of perfume as a gift for Christmas is a step too far outside your comfort zone why not try something else scented and equally...
- Dec 3, 2018
There are many beautiful shops and boutiques hiding in the arcades around Piccadilly. One of them is Ormond Jayne inside Royal Arcade on...
- Nov 26, 2018
La Maison Hédonique - are you ready for it?
What amazes me after all those years of trying many new perfumes is that there will always be something new and innovative that will make...
- Nov 13, 2018
Tokyo is the inspiration behind the seventh fragrance in the GALLIVANT collection. Founded and created in London by Nick Steward,...
- Nov 8, 2018
Lalique Mon Premier Cristal Hirondelles
Paris, August 1st 1888. This is the date of birth of the house of Lalique. The day when René Lalique registered his hallmark, made up of...
- Oct 30, 2018
Thameen London; East meets West in perfumery
Thameen London is a niche, luxury, British brand, which realises the founder’s vision of combining Eastern opulence with Western...
- Oct 9, 2018
Cuir Impérial by Ormond Jayne
Personalised perfume creations are a big trend at the moment and as I've written before many perfumers offer custom made scents on an...
- Oct 6, 2018
PROSODY London - a new all natural perfume brand
A new natural and organic perfume brand inspired by the patterns of rhythm and sound used in poetry has introduced itself recently....
- Sep 26, 2018
Dent de Lait by Serge Lutens
‘A dampened, underground scent’ This is how Serge Lutens introduces Dent de Lait to us. A fragrance that was released last year, I had...
- Sep 20, 2018
Map of the Heart - V.6 Pink Heart
V. 6 Pink Heart - The Heart of Ecstasy With bottles designed by the legendary Pierre Dinard, Map of the Heart introduced themselves in ...
- Sep 15, 2018
Amouroud Oud Tabac
The combination of oud with tobacco is a classic one in perfumery as they are two notes that work really well together to produce a smoky...
- Sep 6, 2018
Rose Poetique by Manos Gerakinis
How do you like your roses? Fresh and dewy or fleshy and mysterious? If you prefer the latter Manos Gerakinis' new rose themed scent is...
- Aug 31, 2018
H&M Beauty Fragrance Collection
H&M is one of my go to shopping destinations for clothing and although they had launched some fragrances in the past as part of their...
- Aug 23, 2018
I had the opportunity to meet Paul Schütze at Liberty recently during their Alternative Fragrance Festival and with the help of Odette...
- Aug 6, 2018
100 Bon - 100% natural perfumes
100BON is a new all natural perfume brand that launched in 2017, initially with 10 perfumes. The brand uses 100% natural ingredients in...
- Jul 27, 2018
L'Orchestre Parfum - 5 musical fragrances
Perfume is art and very much like music we tend to explain their compositions in notes. Many musicians I know are deeply interested in...