Tag: Jo Malone

30th November 2012

Jo Malone London Christmas Crackers

There’s nothing quite like the cream and black livery of a Jo Malone London package to get the heart racing, and a gift of one of these crackers is a lovely treat for any Jo Malone fan. Containing a miniature Lime Basil & Mandarin cologne, a tiny orange blossom body creme, and a weeny Pomegranate Noir bath & body wash, these are a little treat […]

30th August 2012

Penhaligons Peoneve and Jo Malone Blackberry & Bay Review

Two scents I’ve been really enjoying wearing lately are the lush floral Peoneve by Penhaligons, and the slightly astringent, green and very intriguing Blackberry & Bay by Jo Malone. If you’ve ever buried your face into a bunch of peonies,  you’ll know their blousy blossoms have a big juicy, lush and very pink scent.  Almost fruity, in fact, but delightfully fun and refreshing.  I adore […]

12th December 2011

My Pick of the Christmas Candles

I love candles, it’s no surprise to anyone reading this blog, really, I mention them a lot.  For a variety of reasons, we’re not having a lot of Christmas decorations this year, but one thing I couldn’t countenance was not making the new flat at least smell of Christmas.  Here are my pick of the best festive fragranced candles to make your house smell wonderful […]

22nd October 2009

Scents of Winter

I don’t know about you, but I spent the summer drenched in sunshine! Not literally, but I did wear a lot of  Clarins Sunshine fragrance.  When I first smelled it, I had an instant sense-memory of my first ever foreign holiday, it was so redolent of Ambre Solaire, the beach, and bubblegum, that I was instantly ten years old again, right there on the shop […]