Latest Perfume News

L'Occitane's garden wins gold medal at Chelsea Flower Show

by Judith Brockless, 19th May, 2015

L’Occitane have won a gold medal at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show for their garden ‘A Perfumer’s Garden in Grasse’.

Jimmy Choo Man and Black Opium 'fragrances of the year' at UK Fragrance Foundation Awards

15th May, 2015

Last night at London's The Brewery, The Fragrance Foundation's UK awards were announced in a ceremony presented by Natasha Kaplinksi.

New fragrance house: Nancy Meiland

12th May, 2015

Nancy Meilland, who has a background in creating bespoke scents, has launched her own eponymous fragrance house. The first three fragrances – part of the Paper Leaf collection – are Rosier, Aquilaria and Illuminé.


Demeter launch fragrance based on Mr. Bubble bubble bath

11th May, 2015

Demeter have launched a fragrance fragrance is based on Mr. Bubble bubble-bath

Carolina Herrara adds Club Editions to 212 VIP fragrance

11th May, 2015

Carolina Herrara has introduced flanker-of-flankers : 212 VIP Club Edition for men and women.

Dree Hemingway announced as face for upcoming Chloe campaign

11th May, 2015

Model Dree Hemingway has been announced as the face for an upcoming September campaign for the signature Chloe fragrance.

Atelier Cologne adds Oud Saphir to Métal collection

01st May, 2015

Atelier Cologne are launching Oud Saphir, initially exclusively at London's Selfridges, and have plans to open a London boutique.

Penhaligon's to launch No.33 to celebrate 145th year

30th April, 2015

No. 33 is the latest masculine fragrance by Penhaligon's. The fragrance has been created to celebrate the company's 145th year in business, and is named after the original Penhaligon's boutique at 33 St James Street.

Design with Scents workshop in London this Summer

29th April, 2015

Pioneering the teaching of fragrance for design innovation, the fourth edition of the 5-day workshop returns this summer in London on 6-10 July 2015. Designers and fragrance lovers will discover how scent is a powerful communication tool at work and home.

Hai Karate relaunched in the UK

28th April, 2015

Popular retro fragrance, Hai Karate, has been relaunched in the UK by Healthpoint Ltd. The fragrance was originally launched in 1967 by Leeming, then a division of Pfizer, and came with a set of instructions telling its wearer how to fight off admirers.

Paco Rabanne launch feminine fragrance, Olympéa as partner for Invictus

27th April, 2015

Olympéa is the latest feminine fragrance by Paco Rabanne, and is a partner to 2013's masculine scent, Invictus. The perfume has been created by IFF perfumers Dominique Ropion, Anne Flipo and Loc Dong.

Byredo launch hair perfume for Bal d'Afrique, Blanche and Gypsy Water

15th April, 2015

Byredo have launched a trio of hair perfumes, which in the UK are exclusive to Selfridges where the brand currently have a pop-up store.