The ‘V’ Word

Valentines Day is celebrated on 14th February by many around the world. Originally a Western Christian day of feast honouring two Saints recognising culture, religion and of course celebrating romance. However, in modern times, the love heart was created along with red roses symbolising the romantic day. People gift cards, chocolates, teddies, flowers and perfume as a sign of love to their special someone or love interest. Growing up, there was always an emphasis around…

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In Loving memory & new beginnings

It’s been an emotional rollercoaster over the past couple of months seeing my beloved Nan slowly leave us to take on a new beginning. It’s never an easy thing to talk about or come to terms with; she was a huge part of my life and growth. One thing I’m constantly reminded of is to celebrate her legacy, remember who she was – A true inspiration, a strong well-balanced Woman who fought until her last…

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My Journey (Part Tois)

Reminiscing… reaching a milestone whilst celebrating the start of a new decade on the beautiful French Riviera I was excited to spend my first day venturing back to where it all began in the laboratories of Grasse.  A solo journey which fed my soul, basking in the sheer beauty of the region. It has been 3 years since I came to learn everything about creating, blending and formulating fragrances… Life got busy and I wasn’t…

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A MUST-HAVE! SIGNATURE SCENT

Bespoke scents are becoming ever more popular and in demand over the past couple of years. Hoteliers, luxury venues and high-level restaurants are all jumping on the bandwagon to own their very own signature scent for their brand. Not only does this endorse their brand but it also leaves an embedded ever-lasting scent in customers and client’s memories.  So when returning; a month; a year or longer, the beautiful scent that captured their attention re-awakens…

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Travel & Scent – a beautiful combination

After a hectic end to 2015 I kicked off the new year by escaping to the Caribbean island of St. Lucia. My friendly taxi driver welcomed me with a bottle of their locally produced beer, Piton, and I knew my first trip to the island was going to be brilliant! My home for the next two weeks was a boutique colonial style hotel in the north of the Island, by Rodney Bay, where the most…

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