On Christina Aguilera’s Dresser

Christina Aguilera recently posted a short video collage on Instagram to commemorate the late Stinky, one of her beloved dogs. In one picture, some perfumes can be seen. We know that the singer loves floral, fruity and gourmand fragrances, and the perfumes here reinforce that. The faceted bottle with the pink label is the first version of La Chasse aux Papillons by L’Artisan Parfumeur, a white … Continue reading On Christina Aguilera’s Dresser

Mr Selfridge S02E07

Kitty Hawkins (Amy Beth Hayes) is holding two Penhaligon’s perfumes while chatting with her assistant Jessie (Sai Bennett). Thanks to a larger shot, we know that those are bottles of Malabah, sitting on the glass counter next to Lily of the Valley and a factice bottle of English Fern. Bottles of Lavandula and Orange Blossom can be seen, too. Picking Penhaligon’s perfumes for this show is … Continue reading Mr Selfridge S02E07

House of Cards S01E06

The dressing table of Claire Underwood (Robin Wright) is pretty busy. We can find several interesting perfumes and make-up items on it. The perfumes I’ve identified are Tocca Bianca (a sparkling scent with bottom notes of musk and sugar), Chloé Chloé (created by Betty Busse and launched in 1975 by Karl Lagerfeld; it’s white floral/woody perfume) and Penhaligon’s Cornubia (a vampy white floral scent created … Continue reading House of Cards S01E06