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The Fragrance Foundation UK Awards 2021 – one, two, THREE reasons we’re celebrating!

We’re still reeling from the dreamlike evening that was The Fragrance Foundation UK Awards 2021. Quite apart from the overwhelming emotion of seeing everyone (in the flesh!) again, and celebrating the continued success of fragrance – at a time it became more important to our everyday lives than some could ever have imagined; at The…

IFRA Fragrance Forum 2021 – Hidden Depths: Memory, language & the sense of place.

We’re always excited to attend the annual IFRA Fragrance Forum – a symposium of scent at The Royal Institution which delves deeper into current scientific research, bringing together experts from around the world who may never usually meet, but who all share the sense of smell as a common theme of their research. This year,…

Kenzo Homme is reinvented & reveals new (unexpected!) ‘face’

You’d imagine the new ‘face’ of the newly reinvented Kenzo Homme Eau de Toilette Intense would be a model or celebrity, right? Well think again, as the age of employing people for their looks alone to advertise fragrance seems to be coming to an end. In line with scent ‘celebrating nature’, step forward ‘engaged entrepreneur’…

You’re invited to a very special celebration with Diptyque and Selfridges Oxford Street

Live events are BACK! We couldn’t be more pleased – and WHAT a way to kick off autumn’s diary, with an exclusive event to mark the 60th anniversary of Diptyque, who have taken up residence in the most stylish way in the Selfridges Oxford Street Corner Shop – currently London’s ‘hottest’ pop-up space. Date: 29th…

Nancy Meiland – Sensing Through Scent (fragrant film + talk)

Brilliant British perfumer Nancy Meiland has announced an exciting event as part of the Artwave Festival in Lewes – a screening of the magnificent Les Parfums film, followed by an interactive fragrant talk by Nancy… ‘Artwave is the annual festival of artists and makers from Lewes, Seaford, Newhaven and the surrounding villages. As part of…

Manos Gerakinis – the first Greek luxury niche perfume house

Manos Gerakinis is, quite incredibly, the first Greek luxury niche perfume house. With fragrances inspired by the history, art and mythology of the country, and radiating the poetry and passion of their founder – we think you’re going to love getting to know them… Manos had an extremely prestigious career, managing the Harrods luxury department…