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 [...]

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 [...]

JUSBOX Perfumes

JUSBOX Perfumes

When it comes to fragrances, I am always looking for something unique and one that stands out from the crowd. So when I first discovered JUSBOX Perfumes a few years ago, I was immediately captivated by their concept of combining perfume and music, both of which strike a cord with our emotions. JUSBOX is a [...]

Hutong – London

Hutong – London

Situated on the 33rd floor of London’s tallest building, The Shard, is the impressive restaurant Hutong. Hutong is an award-winning restaurant from the Aqua restaurant group, serving a range of tantalising Northern Chinese food. My first observation as I walked into the restaurant was of its stunning uninterrupted views of the city. The Shard I [...]

Foyers Lodge

Foyers Lodge

Situated on the picturesque banks of Loch Ness is Foyers Lodge, a distinctive and luxurious guest house. Recently, I was invited to stay whilst exploring the Scottish Highlands. Having previously stayed in numerous accommodations along Loch Ness, I was keen to find out what this particular hidden gem had to offer. Owners Anna and Phil [...]