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Esxence 2014 : Everything Else.. (part one)

24th March, 2014

Silvio Levi's CalÚ display featuring (l-r) Tepidarium, Mistero and Dolce RisoBond No.9 were showing two new scents: Hudson Yards (available in April), and Shelter Island - the latest in their series of summer fragrances. Shelter Island is described as a 'marine oud' and is available from 26th May. …

Harrods' "Fragrance Explosion" to start later this week

19th August, 2013

Harrods has announced a late summer programme of olfactory events entitled "Meet the Perfumers". The in-store talks, masterclasses and one to one consultations will take place from Thursday 22nd August to Thursday 19th September. The series includes highlights such as "The Art of British Perfumery", a masterclass with Floris perfumer Sh…

Clive Christian hold press launch in London for new V fragrances

04th April, 2012

Victoria Christian was in London yesterday to launch the two new Clive Christian fragrances (named after her): V for Men and V for Women, following a preview of the scents in Milan at Esxence.V for Women is a white floral chypre with notes of peach, neroli and bergamot in the top; A heart of jasmine, carnation, ylang-ylang, rose, gardenia…

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Harrods Perfume Diaries : An evening of British Perfumery

by Kim Deadman, 27th September, 2010

Last week as part of their excellent Perfume Diaries exhibition Harrods hosted an evening of British Perfumery, presented by Roja Dove. Dove began by calling The Perfume Diaries the most important exhibition about perfume in the world. He explained that in his opinion British perfumery had as long and as important a history as French perf…