My trip to New York was a lot of fun, although it was slightly hampered by the weather. It was unseasonably cold for May (temperatures in the 40s) and it rained non-stop for two days! I’d forgotten just how tough the city can be when the weather is miserable. I didn’t get around to doing … More Sniffing Adventures in New York
Here’s this week’s round-up of What I Wore! Monday: La Religieuse by Serge Lutens Tuesday: Wood Sage and Sea Salt by Jo Malone Wednesday: Misia EDT Les Exclusifs de Chanel Thursday: Serpentine by Roberto Cavalli Friday: Honeysuckle and Davana by Jo Malone Saturday: Dear Polly by Vilhelm Parfumerie What did you guys wear this week?
Notes: lavender, musk, vanilla, wild flowers, grass, rose, jasmine, and tonka bean. I first tried Chanel’s Jersey a couple of months ago when I was visiting London. I happened to be there during this summer’s infamous heat wave when it was the hottest day in London on record. On this record-breaking hot day, a friend … More Jersey by Chanel (Les Exclusifs)
Notes: iris, Turkish rose, Grasse rose, violet, orris root, benzoin, and tonka bean. Misia Sert was a close personal friend of Coco Chanel. Misia was also something of a cultural icon in Parisian society, hosting a salon in her home for artists and serving as a muse. Both Toulouse-Lautrec and Renoir painted her portrait. And … More Misia by Chanel (Les Exclusifs)