Category Archives: Christian Dior

On Escentual: Sauvage Very Cool Spray by DIOR

Dior Sauvage Very Cool Spray. A new and ‘very cool’ way to wear Sauvage. Reviewed on Escentual. Clicky here to read more. Disclaimer Sample via Escentual. Image via Escentual. I write for Escentual as their Fragrance Expert. My views are … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Christian Dior | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

On Escentual: Dior Homme Sport

Dior Homme Sport – the new reworked version for 2017, on Escentual this week. Clicky here to read. Disclaimer Image and sample via Escentual. I write for Escentual as their Fragrance Expert. My views are my own. Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Christian Dior | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

New Escentual Post: Dior Poison Girl Review

It can’t be easy being a Poison flanker in 2016, I mean, talk about some heavy shoes to fill. We all know that Poison (Edouard Flechier; 1985) and even Hypnotic Poison (Annick Menardo; 1998) are two of mainstream perfumery’s greatest … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Christian Dior | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Flower of the Mountain – Christian Dior Diorissimo (Vintage) Perfume Review

Do you ever have those fragrances that you want to love, but just don’t? They often appear entirely suited to your desires and tastes, and often come lauded with high praise, but for some reason they just don’t click with … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Christian Dior | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The Quest for Essences : Rose, Jasmine and Bergamot

Where do the perfumery ingredients come from? How are they produced? What do they smell like? Out of all aspects of fragrance, the composition–or rather, what’s exactly in a bottle of perfume–remains the most mystifying and interesting. While the following films from Dior are heavy on marketing, they nevertheless give a glimpse into some of the most […]

Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Christian Dior | Tagged | Leave a comment

New Escentual Post: DIOR J’adore Touche de Parfum

I’m not sure why, but as the festive season approaches I often find myself yearning for fragrances from the house of Dior. Perhaps its the glittery glamour of scents such as Pure Poison and J’adore, or the unconventional warmth of … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Christian Dior | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Super Scent: My Top Seven Dior Fragrances

Super Scent is back! In case you missed our first instalment a few months back, Super Scent is a list-based series run in conjunction with my fellow perfume nerds, Persolaise and Basenotes. In each instalment we will each be giving a run down … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Christian Dior | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Escentual Post Round-Up

I’ve been busy on my Escentual column reviewing a number of big new launches. In this post (above and below the hump) you’ll find a round up of reviews including; Comme Des Garçons’ Floriental, the Acqua di Parma Ingredients Collection … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Acqua Di Parma, Blog, Christian Dior, Comme Des Garcons, Narciso Rodriguez, Valentino | Tagged | Leave a comment

The Candy Perfume Boy’s Guide to Rose

Oof, this is a big one, dear readers. I have been tentatively putting this guide together for nearly 12 months and, after lots of tantrums and rewrites, I finally feel that it is ready to share. The thing about rose … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Acqua Di Parma, Blog, Christian Dior, Elie Saab, Guerlain, Yves Saint Laurent | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Scenting the Most Iconic Oscar Red Carpet Fashion Moments

I like to scent things. It’s true, I do. Also, it’s The Oscars this weekend so it feels only right that I should tie the two things together. In my Scent a Celebrity Series, I try to pick perfumes that … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Balmain, Blog, Bob Mackie, Christian Dior, Elie Saab, Elizabeth Taylor, Givenchy, Halle Berry, Robert Piguet, Tom Ford | Tagged , , | Leave a comment