Get Updates by Email

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner

FOLLOW US ON

VIDEO

FORZIERI.COM
Bombay Duck London

November 25, 2011 | Chanel Jersey

When a little bird at Chanel (actually, they’re all little birds at Chanel) told The Scent Critic that their next fragrance launch was based around lavender and vanilla, I said a silent ‘hmmmm’.  Because lavender and vanilla aren’t natural bedfellows, in fragrance.  They don’t go together like a horse and carriage;  they go together like [...]

Share

Read more...

July 19, 2010 | Antonia's Flowers (Eau de Toilette)

Most of us have probably at some point fantasised, romantically, about working in a florist’s shop.  For me, Antonia’s Flowers has always been the florist’s shop without the freezing cold trips to the market, the heinously early morning starts or the stress (I have done several lots of wedding flowers in my time for loved [...]

Share

Read more...

June 7, 2010 | 4711 Eau de Cologne

Drenching myself in this, I wonder:  how many fragrances, created in 2010, will women (and some men) still be splashing all over in 200 years’ time?   The answer:  none, probably.  How remarkable, then, that 4711 is pretty much as loved today as it ever was.  But there’s a reason for that.  Because this quintessential eau [...]

Share

Read more...

May 25, 2010 | Liz Earle Botanical Essence Eau de Parfum No. 1

Liz Earle inspires an almost cult-like religious devotion among her beauty flock.  Products like Cleanse & Polish have been elevated to the Beauty Hall of Fame – and one of the key factors in their phenomenal success has always been the attractive botanical smells, because Liz herself is so ‘scent-aware’.  It was probably only a [...]

Share

Read more...