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Jo Malone English Oak ~ new fragrances

Jo Malone English Oak

Jo Malone will launch the English Oak collection in September. The two fragrances, English Oak & Hazelnut and English Oak & Redcurrant, were developed by perfumer Yann Vasnier, who notes…

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Candy Crush: Iris & Lady Moore Charity Candle by Jo Malone London

I’m always crushing on something scented or other. My nose knows no limits. Candy Crush is where I showcase the beautifully scented things I’m crushing on right now so you can hopefully develop a crush too. I have struggled with … Continue reading Continue reading

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Every other day the floors are washed with a very diluted solution of Pomelo cologne

We live in a completely white house with whitewashed floorboards. It looks like a beach house. It’s on three floors and it has a big terrace. Every other day the floors are washed with a very diluted solution of Pomelo cologne. The sheets are changed twice a week, and we love scenting all of the […] Continue reading

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Poptastic

Poppy Delevingne on the new Jo Malone Poptastic collection.
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Bunch o’ limited edition collector bottles (& some other stuff) 2017, part 9

More limited edition collector fragrance bottles, with the usual disclaimers: in most of these cases, the juice is unchanged, just the bottle is “special” (or not, as the case may be), and some of these may not be available in the US. Today’s post includes special edition bottles from Jo Malone and Carolina Herrera, plus the summer 2017 version of Paul Smith Rose and the new Eau de Toilette version of Yves Saint Laurent Mon Paris.

Jo Malone Poptastic

From Jo Malone, the Poptastic collection, with Tuberose Angelica Cologne Intense (£78) and Orange Blossom Cologne (£60), both in 50 ml. The “paint-splattered bottles were designed by Poppy [Delevingne] during a day spent messing around with inks and oils at the Jo Malone London Townhouse”, and you can find them at Selfridges in the UK…

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Bunch o’ limited edition collector bottles (& some other stuff) 2017, part 8

More limited edition collector fragrance bottles, with the usual disclaimers: in most of these cases, the juice is unchanged, just the bottle is “special” (or not, as the case may be), and some of these may not be available in the US. Today’s post includes special edition bottles from Sisley, Ralph Lauren, Yves Rocher and Jo Malone, plus a new Extrait concentration of Maison Francis Kurkdjian Oud Satin Mood.

Sisley Eau de Soir 2017

From Sisley, the latest collector bottle of Eau de Soir: “The 2017 edition of this eau de parfum comes in a black lacquered bottle and is punctuated with pretty star prints in commemoration of the label’s late founder, Hubert d’Ornano.” 100 ml Eau de Parfum for £195, at Selfridges in the UK…

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Fragrance gifts for Mother’s Day 2017, part 2

More ideas for Mother’s Day 2017, which is coming up on Sunday, 14 May. If you missed it, do see part 1.

Cire Trudon Maduraï candle

The limited edition Les Belles Matières collection from Cire Trudon features three candles exploring “the origins of rare perfumes”. Shown is Maduraï (“A heady, creamy true jasmine”), or choose Tadine (cardamom, sandalwood and guaiacwood) or Reggio (“soft, sweet citrus”). 270g, $105 each at Aedes de Venustas

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Perfume Review: Star Magnolia by Jo Malone London

Magnolia, much like Mimosa, is a floral note not commonly used in perfumery. Sure, there are magnolia scents out there but for every one magnolia there is a thousand tuberoses, a million orange blossoms and a billion jasmines, give or … Continue reading Continue reading

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Rare teas

For serious Jo Malone enthusiasts: the style editor of GQ takes a master class on the Jo Malone Rare Teas Collection from Fragrance Director Celine Roux. About 47 minutes.
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Bunch o’ limited edition collector bottles (& some other stuff) 2017, part 6

More limited edition collector fragrance bottles, with the usual disclaimers: in most of these cases, the juice is unchanged, just the bottle is “special” (or not, as the case may be), and some of these may not be available in the US. Today’s post includes special edition bottles from Annick Goutal, Jo Malone, Christian Dior and Paco Rabanne, plus a new Eau de Toilette version of Shiseido Ever Bloom.

Annick Goutal+Claudie Pierlot Petite Chérie

From Annick Goutal, a collector edition of Petite Chérie with decorations from French brand Claudie Pierlot. Due to launch this month, in 100 ml (above left), plus 20 ml travel spray with pouch (above right) and 50 ml Hair Mist (not shown). There’s also a Claudie Pierlot Petite Chérie t-shirt. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the French non-profit La Chaîne de l’Espoir

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