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Scented advent calendars 2017, part 2

More scent-related advent calendars for 2017 — see part 1 if you missed it. And don’t forget, most advent calendars sell out early! If you know of any I missed, do comment. (Please note that some of these calendars are not available in the US. Advent calendars are more popular in the UK than in the US).

Jo Malone’s 2017 calendar is $450, and includes fourteen 9 ml travel sprays, plus candles and bath & body products. These are hard to get your hands on, so if you really want one, I’d call your local Jo Malone today. “Each morning, open the doors of Jo Malone London’s Advent Calendar to reveal a spoiling of surprises. Illustrated with the façade of the home of Jo Malone London, the Georgian townhouse, the calendar is filled with little luxuries: refined Colognes and rich and nourishing Body Crèmes, perfect for layering to create your own seasonal scent. The countdown to Christmas has never been so indulgent. This is a surprise collection and will include a range of the their best-selling products.”…

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L’Occitane Roses et Reines en Rouge ~ new fragrance

L'Occitane Roses et Reines en Rouge

L’Occitane has launched Roses et Reines en Rouge, a new limited edition flanker to Roses et Reines…

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The daily lemming

L’Occitane’s Verveine Frappé Body Cream (“The fresh and sparkling notes of Verbena in this Frappé Body Cream help moisturize the skin with an intense feeling of freshness.”) is $40 for 150 ml at Hudson’s Bay in Canada. The tub might be sold out in the US, but you can still find a smaller tube (70 […] Continue reading

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The daily lemming

L’Occitane’s Summer Treasures box is a sort of countdown to summer: “Discover L’OCCITANE’s homage to beauty. Treat yourself to a must-have skin care, bath and body, or hand care gift every day with this 14-Piece Summer Treasures Gift. Open all 13 château doors and find a surprise hidden behind each one.” (I puzzled over the […] Continue reading

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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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L’Occitane au Bresil Ninfa das Aguas ~ new fragrance

L’Occitane au Brésil Ninfa das Águas

L’Occitane au Brésil has launched Ninfa das Águas, a new fragrance for women. Ninfa das Águas was inspired by the Vitória-Régia flower (and see also: Vitória-Régia Flor do Dia and Flor da Noite)…

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L’Occitane au Bresil Ninfa das Aguas ~ new fragrance

L’Occitane au Brésil Ninfa das Águas

L’Occitane au Brésil has launched Ninfa das Águas, a new fragrance for women. Ninfa das Águas was inspired by the Vitória-Régia flower (and see also: Vitória-Régia Flor do Dia and Flor da Noite)…

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L’Occitane The Vert ~ reissued fragrance

L’Occitane Thé Vert

L’Occitane has launched Thé Vert, a new addition to the Les Classiques de L’Occitane collection. (see also: Ambre, Eau des 4 Voleurs and Eau d’Iparie)…

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L’Occitane The Vert ~ reissued fragrance

L’Occitane Thé Vert

L’Occitane has launched Thé Vert, a new addition to the Les Classiques de L’Occitane collection. (see also: Ambre, Eau des 4 Voleurs and Eau d’Iparie)…

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L’Occitane The Vert ~ reissued fragrance

L’Occitane Thé Vert

L’Occitane has launched Thé Vert, a new addition to the Les Classiques de L’Occitane collection. (see also: Ambre, Eau des 4 Voleurs and Eau d’Iparie)…

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