Whether you prefer subtle floral notes or rich, sumptuous exotic scents, there is a new perfume out there for you. Kate Hilpern rounds up the most fabulous fragrances
Beauty And Welfare
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Saturday 07 November 2009
Monday 02 November 2009
Chosen by Beth Dadswell
Saturday 24 October 2009
Wednesday 21 October 2009
Leading Italian lifestyle brand Brioni has launched a limited-edition fragrance to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the house of Brioni.
Anthony Rose: When perfumer Lyn Harris smelled the Blanc de Blancs, she found it 'fresh and lemony, then floral'
Saturday 03 October 2009
They're two of the best noses in the business, both devoted to creating luxury products, although with very different objectives. Fred Panaiotis is the winemaker at Ruinart Champagne, the region's oldest champagne house founded in 1729. Lyn Harris is the perfumer at Miller Harris, which is 10 years old next year. When Fred invited Lyn to visit Ruinart's cellars in Reims, she had two small problems to overcome: an aversion to bubbly and nervousness as to whether she'd "get" the wine- tasting or not. She was up for the challenge, though.
Wednesday 09 September 2009
Exclusive London store Dover Street Market is launching its own perfume, it has been announced.
Friday 31 July 2009
Tuesday 12 May 2009
Tuesday 12 May 2009
Sunday 03 May 2009
Food and food writing have always been passions of mine. I like unfussy, undone food – big Sunday roasts, with babies on laps and open fires.
Sunday 07 December 2008
Monday 22 September 2008
What do Rei Kawakubo, Marc Jacobs and John Galliano have in common? The milliner Stephen Jones. This is quite an accolade – after all, in their own, highly idiosyncratic way, these three names are among the most feted in international fashion. And working away quietly, behind the scenes, is Mr Jones, a diffident character who creates quite the finest hats in the industry, adding the finishing, quixotic and rigorously executed touches to their groundbreaking designs.
Saturday 20 September 2008
Poupie Cadolle creates luxurious corsets, bras, thongs, waist cinchers and lingerie sets to realise your untellable fantasies.
Thursday 18 September 2008
Your choice of perfume is as individual as your personality. Fragrance is one of the most subtle personal messages you can send to those with whom you come into contact – the very essence of you. A consultation with Pecksniff’s is a one-to-one experience which takes you on a fun and sometimes thought provoking journey of discovery, where we explore and help reveal the different facets of your character, until a fragrance can be created that is truly ‘you in a bottle’.
Saturday 31 May 2008
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
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