Over the last few weeks, you may have been following our 500 Greatest Modern Perfumes countdown, which was created to celebrate our 15th Birthday. A few people have been asking for some fancy stats and graphs of the data contained within those 500 fragrances.
Last week, as I took off the bubble wrap from my newly purchased perfume, I almost screamed as I sprayed it on every part of my body. Unfortunately the fragrance was everything that I didnít want. Humiliated by my outburst, I realised that I was tricked by the sexy commercial, good reviews and the billboard in Central London. That half naked model promised me heavenly pleasures, but staring at a billboard of David Ghandi didnít allow me to actually smell the fragrance. Is perfume a marketing trick or still a treat?
I just canít make up my mind about Tate Britainís latest exhibition Sensorium. I wanted to hate it, however, I just canít help but love it. In this article Iíll try to explain why, and analyse its importance in the long-term trial and error of multisensory experimentation and design.
Itís summer. Summer is when you lot go on holiday right? Itís finally warm so why wouldnít choose now to fly somewhere that is probably hot most of the year anyway? Well, if you canít make it somewhere gorgeous this year (I canít) here is the next best thing - a list of summery films and fragrances to go with them.