Jo Malone London Scent To Go

When I first saw this new Scent To Go from Jo Malone, I found it a wee bit odd. I still do. BUT...I really like it! Yes, it's a flat, rubbery disc, but it's actually really practical, scents brilliantly, and although it's not the prettiest thing, it's unobtrusive, whether it's on a desk, or in a drawer, or luggage. It's like a modern take on the classic old-fashioned pomander. Or drawer sachets. I don't know exactly what it is made of, and I … [Read more...]

Jo Malone Solid Perfume Palette

What a fab parcel to receive last week - the gorgeous new Jo Malone London Fragrance Combining™ Solid Palette. I love a solid perfume. There's something quite sensual, and very vintage about solid fragrance. And also, I just love when my beauty mail contains something genuinely new and interesting - and that's what this is. It's also a cute way of buying into the Jo Malone London brand, without splashing out on a big bottle of … [Read more...]

Jo Malone London NEW Bronze Wood & Leather Cologne Intense

If you are a Jo Malone London fan, then you will already know that January means a new fragrance, in the form of a Cologne Intense. This year, it's Bronze Wood & Leather, which is no surprise, given the brand's heavy focus on the more masculine side of things, with the launch of its first ever men's collection last year. If you like all things smoky and rich, then this is one for you. It evokes, says JML, 'the scent of sultry leather … [Read more...]

Jo Malone Myrrh & Tonka Cologne Intense

It's that time of year again, fragrance fans - the Jo Malone London Coogne Intense launch. And this year's offering is Myrrh & Tonka. As with all of the Cologne Intense scents, it lasts longer than the normal Jo Malone London colognes, which is a bonus. This one is really rich and will appeal to both men and women. I have found it very more-ish, probably due to the top note of Lavender, which I love. But this is not lavender in that … [Read more...]

Jo Malone’s Herb Garden

Jo Malone London are bringing out these special Limited Edition mini collections every year now, and this year it's all about the herb garden. As the brand are  involved in their own charity gardens around the UK, so it's no surprise they've headed down the horticultural  route with these scents. There are five scents in the collection, each of them an interesting, and intriguing, blend of herbs and florals. Some of them work, others I'm not so … [Read more...]