Fenwick launch limited edition 'Aromachology' scent to calm shopping stress

Fenwick launch limited edition ‘Aromachology’ scent to calm shopping stress

We've all made a few dodgy purchases in the past, pushed for time and yet wanting that instant feel-good hit of 'retail therapy'. And we're not alone - according to research undertaken by Fenwick Bracknell, '...nearly half of British consumers ...
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Join us for the launch of two new scents from Miller Harris – and a treat for the senses

Join us for the launch of two new scents from Miller Harris – and a treat for the senses

Start: Friday 29th September 2017 Venue: 46 Great Titchfield Street, London, W1W 6QA We're thrilled to invite you to an immersive experience for the launch of Miller Harris's two brand new fragrances. What happens when you task two perfumers to create a ...
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Elemis co-founder and leading aromatherapist Noella Gabriel on her touchstone smells

Elemis co-founder and leading aromatherapist Noella Gabriel on her touchstone smells

What attracts us to a beauty product...? What makes us want to use it, time and again? In our case, certainly, the fragrance plays as key a role as any other factor. Fragrance – or to be precise, aromatherapy – ...
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We step inside the Bond Street space dedicated to Chanel's new launch

We step inside the Bond Street space dedicated to Chanel’s new launch

If you happen to stroll down Old Bond Street in the next couple of weeks, you can't fail to notice the massive Chanel 'pop-up' in what was (until incredibly recently) the former DKNY flagship. 'Pop-up' definitely doesn't do this justice ...
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Miller Harris limited editions return - which was your lost love?

Miller Harris limited editions return – which was your lost love?

Is there anything worse than your favourite being discontinued? Lipsticks - well, you can probably find a similar colour, but a discontinued fragrance is a whole new world of scented anguish. Miller Harris have listened to the pleas of perfumistas ...
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Explore our fab boxes – or become a VIP Subscriber

Explore our fab boxes – or become a VIP Subscriber

Have you explored the SHOP on our newly-redesigned site...? As our fans and followers know, we specialise in offering fabulous Discovery Boxes that enable you to try before you buy – discovering new, classic, 'niche' and indie scents at home ...
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Meet the chef who's cooking with scent in Soho...

Meet the chef who’s cooking with scent in Soho…

Food and fragrance have long been linked - anyone who's had a cold will attest to the fact that even the most delicious dish becomes less appetising, because your sense of smell is impaired. But for Michelin-trained chef Pratap Chahal, ...
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How To Improve Your Sense of Smell - London

How To Improve Your Sense of Smell – London

Start: Thursday 5th October 2017 6.15pm - 7.45pm Venue: Breather, 34 King Street, Covent Garden, London, Wc2E 8SB Helen Keller called our sense of smell the ‘fallen angel of our senses’ – because now that we no longer need it to detect ...
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A visit to the Sixth Floor – where the scented story continues

A visit to the Sixth Floor – where the scented story continues

Over a year since it first threw open its doors, seven new boutiques have opened at Harrods prestigious Salon de Parfums, all the better to seduce your senses. So we thought it was time for an update. Armani Prive, Penhaligon's ...
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A Gabrielle Chanel mini-movie – in anticipation of Chanel Gabrielle, the scent

A Gabrielle Chanel mini-movie – in anticipation of Chanel Gabrielle, the scent

It's August. The phones are quiet. (Isn't it bliss?) And if you can't take a two-minute 'Chanel-break' in anticipation of the launch of Chanel's first major fragrance in 15 years – Gabrielle (after the designer's real name) – you're probably ...
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Vintage men's fragrance advertising down the decades

Vintage men’s fragrance advertising down the decades

To celebrate National Men's Grooming Day, we thought we'd share this article by novelist, blogger and columnist Maggie Alderson from 'The Magic of Mimosa' edition of The Scented Letter – which looks at men's scent ads new and old... Spending an ...
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Soak up Juliette Has a Gun's bottled sunshine

Soak up Juliette Has a Gun’s bottled sunshine

With the notoriously unpredictable British summer weather and the general gloominess of the political climate, we could all do with a hit of happiness right now. Enter Juliette Has a Gun – serving us sunshine in a bottle with their latest ...
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