All posts tagged: Christopher Sheldrake

Perfume Review : Borneo 1834 from Serge Lutens : Classic Patchouli

I have a confession to make. I’m a patch head.  I adore patchouli in perfume and love Borneo 1834 by Serge Lutens.  There’s nothing like a dark, rich patchouli and the experience of a pleasurable physical reaction when one hits the spot. I know that patchouli is […]

Paris : 10 Perfumes Celebrating The City Of Light

The Paris attacks as you can imagine have dominated the news coverage in France this week. I’ve felt a combination of sadness and anger, and an acknowledgement that this will not be an isolated incident. Of course the ongoing situation is complex. And yes terrorism […]

Perfume Review : La Religieuse : A Purple Haze

A version of this article has appeared on Ca Fleure Bon written by Megan In Sainte Maxime. Serge Lutens is undoubtedly a master of creative story telling through images, makeup and perfume. He is a man of immense talents who loves an intriguing story as […]

Top 10 Perfumes : Chosen By French Perfumers

I kept a perfume article from Grazia France magazine that I read a while back and here is a summary of its contents. Grazia had six French perfume creators (or ‘noses’ as they’re called in the industry) each compile a list of their Top 10 perfumes, excluding […]