Tag Archives: scent

What classifies as an oriental fragrance?

As winter approaches, soups, stews, port and red wine clad dinner tables. But for some it is also an invitation to open the fragrance wardrobe to oriental perfumes. Leaving behind the innocent florals and embracing the bold, sultry and exotic oriental fragrance notes. Perfumes are broadly classified into four groups; floral, woody, fresh and oriental. […]

Scent Sense – Rose Damask

A multi-faceted hardy flower boasting a range of scent from sweet to heady. Romantic, exuberant and sophisticated. A favorite of Shakespeare. A rose with a history and legacy of being more precious than gold. It was a symbol of Damascus when it sat at the centre of the Umayyad Caliphate; celebrated for being the Garden […]