A Post Loosely Related To Perfume…

If I tell you that the world of mixology has its very own Luca Turin or Roja Dove and you know enough about fragrance to know what I’m talking about, you must go to Islington drinking den 69 Colebrooke Row this very minute. And when you’ve found this magical backstreet speakeasy and have started to … Continue reading

Have Yourself A Mini Little Christmas

Aromatherapy Associates Miniature Bath & Shower Oil Collection, £27 Tocca Eau De Parfum Coffret, £40 Paul & Joe Sheet Music Shadows & Luxury Lip Rouge from the Eye & Lip Colour Set, £30

Fantasy Weekend Washbag

Going Somewhere? Bobbi Brown Deluxe Travel Kit (£85) Diptyque Eau Duelle Solid Perfume (£28) Nars Beautiful Life Lip & Cheek Palette, £39

What Something Purty Wore This Weekend

Comfort was this weekend’s watchword. Not so much the complexion kind (though that one’s likely to run and run as I continue to battle with my weather-ravaged face…more of that on Friday) but the soul-soothing sort. I’d like to add that I don’t actually theme my weekends in the way of a Sophie Dahl cookery … Continue reading

Friday Post: What Does Your Weekend Smell Like?

(or what to wear at brunch tomorrow) Fragrance: get it right and you’ve found your second skin, but get it wrong and you’re stuck in the olfactory equivalent of a jumper that’s two sizes too small, or wearing a wholly inappropriate heel when everyone around you is in flats. While there’s never a good time … Continue reading