Fragrances

& Perfumes

Information & Advice for Choosing & Buying Perfumes

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Divine Wafting From Top Table Guest

At a small gathering recently held at a sailing club frequented by several of the family, we had one or two members who drifted into our groups and we didn’t mind – they were kind enough to loan us the room, and to be frank, they are from the very top table end of the […]

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Roses Roses All The Way

Oh the lovely whiff of a rose scented wrist – I just love the smell and I like to be surrounded by rose scented items.  Not so overpoweringly that we all faint as soon as the door opens.  As we all know, scent manufacturer has been going to thousands of years – maybe not ending […]

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Stay Out There No.5, Your Time’s Not Up

There are so many different types of scent these days.  We go through phases every few years where a very girlie, sweet, floral number comes along and it is the favourite of the advertising world for a few months.  Every magazine worth it’s salt will be featuring it somewhere alongside an advertorial.  There will be […]

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Luxuriously Scented Bath Sensation

One of my great pleasures, which I can’t indulge in very often, is to soak in a deliciously fragrant bath.   I don’t do this often because of course, water is a scarce commodity and we need to shower instead.  But occasionally I allow myself the pleasure of dipping below a bath full of luxurious bubbles.  […]

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Scenting The High Notes And The Base Notes

I have always struggled with the subject of perfume and generally anything with a perfume theme.  I used to for years think that I couldn’t wear it at all.  This was such a disappointment when younger, as in those days I was a junior travel agent and had the chance to travel to the main […]

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Keeping A Fragrant Spring In Your Step

There really is something special about the end of winter and the arrival of spring – once those winter blues have drifted away, taking with them the rotten rough weather, heavy winds and torrential rain and endless grey days.  Th very thought of that weather makes for a heavy heart.  That then more than anything […]

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Springtime Makeup Ideas for Ladies

  • March 2nd, 2017
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  • Melanie Hughes

Spring is a fantastic opportunity for all you ladies to chuck out your old makeup styles and try something new!  We have a great selection of ideas to get you on the way to experimenting with some interesting looks and styles now we are heading into the season of spring. Firstly, stop using heavy old […]

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Getting Your Makeup to Last the Night

  • February 8th, 2017
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  • Melanie Hughes

If you are going out on the town, clubbing, or on a romantic date night, you will be putting in the effort to get your makeup looking just right.  It only stands to reason that you would want your look to last through the night, not wear off after a couple of hours!  Here’s a […]

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A Good Skincare Regime for All Skin Types

  • January 4th, 2017
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  • Melanie Hughes

As beauty and skin care go hand in hand thus if you want to look beautiful and younger in a natural way then taking care of your skin is extremely important. Learning importance of skincare routines – When looking beautiful is important for you then the first step for doing that is taking roper care […]

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Perfume as the Ideal Festive Gift

Perfume is a great option for gifting at Christmas time.  It allows for many different tastes and options, which allows you to buy the perfect fragrances for your loved ones.  There are a few things to think of when shopping for perfumes as gifts. Firstly, you need to think about which smells your friend or […]