Interior

Fragrancing Your Home for the Festive Period

If your home is anything like mine, it becomes a month-long rotation of family and friends at this time of year. It’s also my favourite season to host, and I love to make my festive guests feel at home and capture the Christmas spirit (not just with a little top up of gin). One of… Continue reading Fragrancing Your Home for the Festive Period

Events

A Festive Tea in London

The festive season has truly arrived in London and, as the dark nights draw in and twinkling lights illuminate the city, there is nowhere quite as magical (spoken like a true Londoner!). It’s also my favourite time of year to host friends and family but, to be honest, I don’t need much excuse to throw… Continue reading A Festive Tea in London

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Rose Beauty Essentials

The rose is a true embodiment of beauty, and it’s known beauty benefits are plentiful. A natural astringent with skin-soothing properties, this delicate bloom is also highly prized for its unmistakable scent. No wonder, then, that it features in so many of our beauty products. These ones are blooming marvellous…

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Five Floral Fragrances for Spring

Spring is in the air and with it you might just catch the scent of blooming peonies, wistful wisteria, or honey-sweet blossom. Florals are in their abundance at this time of year and, it also being the season of new beginnings, what better excuse to discover a few new fragrances, with notes of all your… Continue reading Five Floral Fragrances for Spring

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A Spring Beauty Refresh

A few Sundays ago, I was passing through one of my favourite neighbourhoods in South Ken and, to my surprise, spotted the first of this year’s cherry blossom buds, just beginning to turn a rosy shade of pink. Despite the wintry London weather, it was a little signal that spring is just around the corner…… Continue reading A Spring Beauty Refresh

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Christmas Gift Inspiration 2017

A little Christmas gift inspiration to solve those gift-giving dilemmas… from the person who has everything (and more, probably), to the one who is deserving of your sincerest gratitude. Or, for simply delighting in a spot of self-gifting… What to gift: Christmas 2017. Perfume: The New Classic It has been 15 years since Chanel has launched… Continue reading Christmas Gift Inspiration 2017

Style

Santorini Style Notes

Crisp white linens, broad-rimmed sun hats and ribbon-laced espadrilles. Greek island life calls for loose silhouettes, cool cottons, and this summer’s most ‘Instagrammed’ clutch. (Also known as “the lobster pot bag” – Mr. Fern About Town). Come and scale the blue-domed rooftops with me in Santorini…