All posts tagged: Sandalwood

The Smell Of London In The 60’s

I’ve been reading Anjelica Huston‘s memoirs and on occasion she makes reference to scents and smells. Here’s what she has to say about Swinging London in the 1960’s. “The scents of London in the sixties – Vetiver, Brut, and Old Spice for the boys; lavender, sandalwood […]

New Perfume Review: Viktoria Minya : Eau de Hongrie

Viktoria Minya is a young Hungarian perfumer based in Paris.  She launched Hedonist, her first perfume under her own brand in 2013.  It is a gorgeously ripe, lush peach of a scent and was much beloved by reviewers.  Its appeal is enhanced by a covetable blinged up bottle […]

My 2014 Perfume Favourites : Read All About It

Here’s a round-up of my perfume favourites from this year.  Admittedly I have not tried anywhere near the hundreds of perfumes that have been released in 2014, however my first New Years resolution is to try and sniff more in 2015! Mainstream Favourites Feminine Guerlain […]