Earlier Last week I had the pleasure of having coffee with a member of the Jo Malone executive team , and we discussed the latest releases coming out this Spring
Jo Malone has always been a favourite brand of mine, specifically with their exquisite superior smelling and branded candles. Not only do all of their scents smell divine, but their product packaging is so elegant and classy you almost never want to use the product and just have it on display!
This was the First scent we discussed, as they are offering this Limited Edition Cologne in
Without even smelling the scent I already knew I wanted this fragrance , the product packaging sold me instantly. The lime green lid and the black and white polkadots are a huge change for the brand aesthetic as they tend to keep their packaging very simple and classic. What’s great is that ever year when they create a limited edition they can have a bit of fun with the packaging and possibly reach a larger or younger target demographic.
Petal pop. Spring bursts into pristine white blossoms. soon to become succulent nashi fruit
if someone could ask me what my ideal fragrance would be I would say something fruity and tropical , I always love to smell like a fruity vacation .
The sweetness of pear with a crisp bite of apple. Bright mouth watering Lemon. Vivid Juices Streaming over nashi Blossom , Voluptuous rose and softest white musk. In a unique bottle inspired by the nashi flower. Playful. Radiant . Efflorescent.
the great thing about Jo Malone , is that all of the fragrances are unisex and can be combined! It’s recommended to layer the Nashi Blossom with their Nectarine Blossom & Honey for an overall fruity floral scent. or if you are going for something a little less tropical , you can layer it over Dark Amber & Ginger Lily for a woody Floral Fragrance.
BLACK CEDARWOOD AND JUNIPER
This fragrance has a modern urban scent, yet also seductive. It is considered to be a dark scent as it emulates a carnal touch of cumin, chilli leaves and dark cedarwood.
It’s reccomended to layer this fragrance with the Lime Basil & Mandarin for a fresh woody fragrance with a citrus twist. Alternatively you coul combine this scent with the Wood Sage & Sea Salt for an aromatic woody fragrance spirited with sea salt and jupiter.
Personally I found the scent to be bit to strong for my personal taste , I much prefer the subtle classic rosy scents. This scent however , although unisex , I feel will better suit a male.
This scent will be released in June 2016
30ml Cologne £42
100ml Cologne £86
SUMMER AFTERNOON | MARTHE ARMITAGE LIMITED EDITION HOME COLLECTION
Marthe Armitage is an Artist and Wallpaper designer contracted by Jo Malone London this year to create an exclusive home collection. her collaboration this year is inspired by the brands elegantly simple scents.
“I wanted to capture a perfect English Summer Afternoon”
Jo Malone London celebrates British Artistry by collaborating with a British artist each year. Armitage’s hand printed designs will be decorating the boxes and bottles in the limited edition collection. The Artwork features a green and fragrant garden , buzzing with bees. Dappled sunlight, Ducks on the lawn . The tap of the croquet ball and laughter of children. A gardener resting on the bench , his face to the warm sun. All surrounded by the scent of just ripe tomatoes in the air, mingling with sweet blossom and romantic roses. Warm, balmy and golden.
Available from June 2016
RED ROSES SCENTED DRAWER LINERS (SET OF 4 ) £36
Each scented liner is decorated with rambling red roses. Personally I can’t wait to purchase these, there is nothing more appealing than gorgeously smelling intimates. This would be a great addition to my intimate apparel drawer along with my blouse drawer.
GREEN TOMATO LEAF HOME CANDLE 200g £44
The design on this candle looks so fantastic you won’t want to burn it!, but if you do, the jar is a perfect size for makeup brushes. The candle captures the scent of the tomato vines on the glass.
NECTARINE BLOSSOM & HONEY GLASS DECANTER BATH OIL £56
The design of this oil bottle is divine! It features an etched image of honey bees and fluttering blossom. It’s sweet and delightfully playful.
SOAP COLLECTION £3o
This set featured four soaps individually wrapped with a continuing pattern . Then placed and presented in a Jo Malone London Box decorated with Marthe Armitage’s Summer Afternoon Design.
PEONY & MOSS CHARITY CANDLE £44
This candle smells divine , and its for a fantastic cause! It will become available July 2016-
Below is the Official Press Release :
This year our Charity Candle is verdant and delicate Peony & Moss. A note of cassis is crisp over a floral heart of peony and the earthy warmth of moss. For every candle sold we will make a donation directly to our charity partners equal to 75% of the retail price (less VAT).*
We support people living with mental ill health through the cultivation and care of therapeutic gardens around the world. Each garden is a place to recover, grow and reconnect with a community.
A peaceful, safe haven for rehabilitation.
Our donation will help fund our new project in London with charity partner St Mungo’s. As well as help maintain and further develop our existing charity gardens:
- The Old English Garden, Battersea Park, London
- Redhall Walled Garden, Edinburgh
- Kirkdale Country Garden, Liverpool
- The Castle Park Physic Garden, Bristol
- The Art Garden, The Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester
I couldn’t be any more excited for the launch of these products! I know you guys will love them!
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