Tiziana Terenzi – Orion

Tiziana Terenzi – Orion

I first discovered Tiziana Terenzi fragrances in a quaint perfumery on the Amalfi Coast and I was instantly enamoured, not only by the stunning design of the bottles but the vast range of unique and luxurious scents available.  Tiziana Terenzi is an Italian family owned luxury fragrance house which was originally established as Cereria Terenzi [...]

Nicola Parker – Brand Director of Fragrance Du Bois

Nicola Parker – Brand Director of Fragrance Du Bois

Following on from my previous blog post on my first Fragrance Du Bois experience, I caught up with Brand Director Nicola Parker to find out more about this acclaimed fragrance house. Hi Nicola, Where did the inspiration for Fragrance Du Bois come from and what is the history behind the fragrance house? Initially the inspiration [...]

Guerlain Spa – Waldorf Astoria, Edinburgh

Guerlain Spa – Waldorf Astoria, Edinburgh

Guerlain is synonymous for being one of the most renowned and respected French perfume, cosmetic and skincare house. Founded in Paris in 1828 by perfumer Pierre-Francois Pascal Guerlain, it is amongst the oldest perfume house in the world. I have been a fan of Guerlain since my early twenties when I purchased my first bottle [...]

Céleste Restaurant – The Lanesborough

Céleste Restaurant – The Lanesborough

Located in London’s prestigious area of Knightsbridge is The Lanesborough, a five-star luxury hotel by the Oetker Collection. The building exudes the grandeur of the regency period and has undergone many changes since it was built in 1719. It wasn’t until 30th December 1991 that The Lanesborough hotel opened its doors and since then it [...]

Maison Francis Kurkdjian – l’Homme À la rose

Maison Francis Kurkdjian – l’Homme À la rose

Maison Francis Kurkjdian is one of my favourite fragrance houses due to their distinguished and varied collection. Francis Kurkjdian is a master of his craft, creating exquisite fragrant masterpieces from a simple seed of inspiration and transforming them into the exact embodiment of that idea. His new creation is yet another impressive addition to the [...]

Jo Loves

Jo Loves

Let's be honest, this year hasn’t been that much fun has it? Between lockdown, travel bans and countless other restrictions, we’ve all had to think outside the box to keep ourselves happy and motivated. I don’t know about you but fragrance has become an important vessel in transporting me from the walls of my home [...]