Category Chypre Fragrance

Penhaligon’s Portraits – The Uncompromising Sohan Reviewed

Penhaligon’s Portraits – The Uncompromising Sohan Reviewed

Penhaligon's Portraits collection paints a bizarrely fictional representation of British aristocracy through a series of unique period-inspired character fragrances. Sohan is one of these Portrait characters and this "Merchant of Alexandria" bears the Indian name of charming and handsome. Ambitious and astute Sohan has worked diligently and with flair to establish himself in the world of troublesome…

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Perfumer H by Lyn Harris

Perfumer H by Lyn Harris

When I first found out about the Perfumer H venture I had to keep my gob shut for sooo long but it has definitely been worth the wait. Perfumer H is the new brand from Lyn Harris after her depart from Miller Harris.  The fragrances in the photo are lab samples whilst the retailed products are housed…

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NEW Jo Malone London: The Herb Garden

NEW Jo Malone London: The Herb Garden

I've got to be honest, it's been a while since I've really fallen in love with a Jo Malone London limited edition collection; always remembering that god-awful macaroon and cake range they did a couple of years back with the subtly and sophistication of a cat wearing a rainbow-unicorn onesie. However, The Herb Garden is something a…

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TOM FORD Italian Cypress returns to Harrods for 12 weeks only

TOM FORD Italian Cypress returns to Harrods for 12 weeks only

Discontinued a while back as part of TOM FORD's usual shake up of its Private Blend collection, the fabulous citrus, mint and woody gem that is Italian Cypress is back. Italian Cypress is an aromatic chypre fragrance with Italian Cypress woods, citrus, basil and mint with incense tones. Classy beyond compare and a gorgeous comforting…

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Countdown to Christmas: Miller Harris Feuilles de Tabac Eau De Parfum

Countdown to Christmas: Miller Harris Feuilles de Tabac Eau De Parfum

With 11 weeks to go until Christmas and I've undoubtedly found my winter scent with Miller Harris Feuilles de Tabac. Launched 14 years ago in 2000 and created by Lyn Harris herself (who I believe has now left the Miller Harris London brand) it's Christmas in a bottle; warm, smooth, spicy, sweet, aromatic and masculine.…

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Miller Harris Fleurs De Sel: Memories of Brittany

Miller Harris Fleurs De Sel: Memories of Brittany

After the gorgeous weather we've been having over the last few days I decided it would be ideal to post about this gorgeous scent from Miller Harris – Fleurs De Sel. Inspired by the herbs and flowers that surround the famous salt fields of the Côte Sauvage. This is undoubtedly a gent's fragrance, with beautiful…

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Ormonde Jayne Ormonde Man

[one_half]In the beginning... You may or may not have heard of Ormonde Jayne, an unbelievable fragrance house founded by the once road-side flower seller, Linda Pilkington. From running a boutique hotel, soya-bean farm and and chain of ice-cream parlours, Linda travelled the continents, gaining inspiration from the many cultures and societies she encountered. On returning,…

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