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  • the perfumer and his bear

    The Perfumer and his bear

    The Perfumer and His Bear One of the most colourful characters in the history of modern perfumery is a man named James Atkinson who married a unique talent for blending perfume…

  • Floriography book

    The Must Read: Floriography

    The Must Read: Floriography Flowers have fascinated perfumers and scent enthusiasts for centuries. From the exotic scent of jasmine to the feminine strength of lily-of-the-valley, floral notes have made up the…

  • 5 refreshing shower gels

    5 Refreshing Shower Gels

    5 Refreshing Shower Gels If you’ve never treated yourself to a designer perfumed bath and shower gel, you are in for a treat. Not only do these beautifully scented gels produce…

  • Lanvin's Eclat d'Arpege

    Lanvin’s Iconic French Perfume

    Lanvin Eclat d’Arpège When it comes to classic French fragrances, fashion house Lanvin may have created the perfect floral-green scent for her. Originally introduced in summer 2002 as a special limited…

  • napoleon bonaparte

    Napoleon Bonaparte’s Fragrance Obsession

    Napoleon Bonaparte’s Fragrance Obsession When it comes to famous faces in history who have truly influenced fragrance, Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte I is not likely a name that comes to mind first.…

  • summer scent quiz

    Summer Scent Quiz

    Summer Scent Quiz Here are 20 fragrance-themed questions to test the true perfume fan. Why do fragrances smell stronger in summer months? What is the most popular colour to add to…

  • Coach Creative Director, Stuart Vevers

    Meet Coach’s Creative Genius

    MEET COACH EXECUTIVE CREATIVE DIRECTOR, STUART VEVERS Meet Coach Executive Creative Director, Stuart Vevers Following stints at Louis Vuitton, Givenchy, Calvin Klein and Bottega Veneta, designer Stuart Vevers is leading a…