Pierre Hermé’s Pamplemousse Rhubarbe…

Pierre Hermé’s Pamplemousse Rhubarbe…

Pamplemousse Rhubarbe sounds much better than “Grapefruit and Rhubarb”, doesn’t it? The French version makes me think of a delicious dessert with clouds …
Marc Jacobs Decadence

Marc Jacobs Decadence

No sooner had I finished filming my Autumn fragrance video (in which I lamented the number of new perfume launches that I couldn’t …
New Perfume Launches: Autumn 2015

New Perfume Launches: Autumn 2015

I’ve filmed a new fragrance video but parts of it are so incredibly random and silly that I thought I’d do a …
Marc Jacobs Daisy Dream Forever

Marc Jacobs Daisy Dream Forever

Not having been particularly enamoured with any of the previous “Daisy” fragrances from Marc Jacobs (love the bottles, always found the scents to be …
Gucci Flora and the Signature Olfactory Flourish

Gucci Flora and the Signature Olfactory Flourish

The holiday let I lived in during my late pregnancy had the most incredible wildflower garden; I spent hours poking around it and looking …
Marni Spice and the Pregnancy Brain Experience.

Marni Spice and the Pregnancy Brain Experience.

I think that Marni Rose is the absolute bee’s knees and so I was very much looking forward to trying out Marni Spice. …
Fresh Summer Smells…

Fresh Summer Smells…

Some gorgeously fresh and uplifting summer smells; I’ve put these items into a special box that I’m travelling about with (alongside my …
Summer Beauty Products: Part 2 of About 3,245.

Summer Beauty Products: Part 2 of About 3,245.

I will readily admit that I’ve gone a bit gah-gah for the idea of summer; I can’t wait to sit in my …
Two Gorgeous Fruity Fig Scents…

Two Gorgeous Fruity Fig Scents…

Two fruity little fig numbers for those of you who don’t like their fig scents too “green” and woody. Personally, I’m very …
Blue Skies and Blossoms: Jo Malone Cologne

Blue Skies and Blossoms: Jo Malone Cologne

Oh dear. I do sometimes think that Jo Malone gets far too much attention from me in comparison to other fragrance-makers; as a brand, …
The Chanel Coco Mademoiselle Coffret

The Chanel Coco Mademoiselle Coffret

If you’re a fan of Chanel’s Coco Mademoiselle (I must say that it’s my most-worn Chanel fragrance) then this limited edition …
Scents for the End of Hibernation: Spring Fragrances 2015

Scents for the End of Hibernation: Spring Fragrances 2015

For those of you crawling out of hibernation, having a good old stretch, wanting something fresh and light or sunny and new to scent …
World Book Day: Some Historical Fiction and a Tudor Rose

World Book Day: Some Historical Fiction and a Tudor Rose

Now that’s a weird old picture, isn’t it? Sorry Jo Malone London, it does absolutely nothing to show off your splendid perfume …
My Chloé Love Story…

My Chloé Love Story…

*this is a paid advertorial for Chloé Love Story. I was so pleased to be invited to join in with the Chloé Love Story …