Several perfumes can be seen in the opening credits of the 3rd season. The first is the spectacular flacon géant abeille dorée by Guerlain: originally created for the Eau de Cologne Impériale and made by Pochet et du Courval, it's decorated by 69 golden bees painted in gilded enamel. The second is the Arlington cologne… Continue reading Mr Selfridge S03 Opening Credits
Several bottles of Floris perfume and a tin box of talcum powder can be seen on display in the cosmetics department.
Several Roger & Gallet coffrets of three soaps are displayed in the cosmetic department. From top to bottom, they are Rose, Gingembre, Thè vert, Jean Marie Farina and Lavande Royale. The choice of displaying these boxes is historically accurate: the third season is set just after the end of WWI, while Roger & Gallet round au… Continue reading Mr Selfridge S03E02
Harry Selfridge (Jeremy Piven) takes Nancy Webb (Kelly Adams) to Selfridges for an evening shopping spree. They stop at a table where several perfume bottles are displayed. The perfume in question, "straight from Paris," is Caron Tabac Blond. The choice is historically accurate: Ernest Daltroff created this provocative perfume in 1919. According to Fragrantica, Tabac… Continue reading Mr Selfridge S03E07/S03E10