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Scented unmentionables: the racy history of boudoir & lingerie perfumes

The practice of perfuming your underwear is centuries old – a trend we’ve recently seen re-emerging from the boudoir with a come-hither glance, and fragrance houses urging us to spritz our scanties with perfume specifically made for lingerie, or being directly inspired by the materials they’re made from. In our hot-off-the-press on-line magazine, The Scented…

D.S. & Durga/Duran Duran – a scented celebration of 40 years of music

What does Simon Le Bon’s wrist smell like? We can tell you. Because that’s how up-close-and-personal we got to the Duran Duran frontman at the launch this week of a very, very limited edition collaboration with Brooklyn-based rising scent stars, D.S. & Durga. When one of the world’s best-loved bands teams up with the coolest…

Talking Scents in Sussex with The Perfume Society’s Jo Fairley and author Maggie Alderson

Date: Saturday 20th October, 2.30pm – 4.15 p.m. Venue: Prospero’s Project, 8 West Street, Alfriston, BN26 5UX. You’re invited to a scent-sational afternoon with The Perfume Society’s co-founder Jo Fairley and author Maggie Alderson at what is definitely our favourite bookshop in the world… Fragrance aficionados Jo and Maggie will be discussing their love affairs…

Floris, fashion & fragrance with Alex Schulman & Amber Butchart

For the launch earlier this year of their so-sophisticated 1927 fragrance, Floris gathered together a curated group of guests to 89 Jermyn Street to celebrate the inspiration for the latest in their Fragrance Journal series, with two very special women discussing the rich and intertwined histories of fashion and fragrance… and we were thrilled to…