D1 Gin

Another month another Gin this time a family favourite D1 London Gin £35 RRP They Say: We use a very narrow cut of the purest triple-distilled grain spirit and introduce this to a copper pot still. We then conduct a batch distillation with juniper berries and bespoke botanicals including coriander, orange and lemon peel, angelica…

Penhaligon – Orange Blossom

originally created in 1976 and resurrected through the Anthology Collection launched in 2010 Orange Blossom £97 is back with us. They Say: Orange Blossom has been transformed into a luminous honeyed floral. Lush with Calabrian orange and bergamot and tempered with Virginian cedar, rose and peach flower. Wearing Orange Blossom is like walking from shade…

Copperhead Gin

Another month and another gin to review – This mother it is the turn of Copperhead Gin £34 RRP a Belgian Gin with a selection of 5 botanicals. They Say: This Belgian Gin is distilled with juniper, cardamom, orange peel, angelica and coriander. It’s apparently named after Mr. Copperhead, an alchemist who was searching for…

Penhaligons – Ellenisia

Launched in 2004 Penhaligons Ellenisia £118 was a fragrance designed for women They Say: Ellenisia is an extravagant floral with armfuls of heady white blooms wrapped in swathes of sweet plum and vanilla. As the green shock of the violet and mandarin settle you can close your eyes and just picture the bouquets of gardenia,…

Creightons – Charcoal Detoxifying Clay Mask

Who doesn’t feel better after a face mask? Whilst out shopping I grabbed this off the shelf as I was looking to try something a little new. They Say: Activated Charcoal & Kaolin Clay are combined to draw out dirt and impurities, leaving skin feeling soft, feeling clean and looking clear. I Say: For the…

Tuscany Silver Sterling Silver Star and Disc Pendant

So it wasn’t long ago I posted on some other jewellery I had purchased however when I saw this little beauty I could not say no.  Tuscany Silver Sterling Silver Star and Disc Pendant £29. They Say: Hypoallergenic 925 sterling silver allows for comfortable wear, especially for those with sensitive skin Sterling silver is the…

Creightons – Charcoal Deep Cleansing Scrub

Whilst out an about looking for a new skin scrub to try and clear my winter clogged pores I found this for £1.99 They Say: Activated Charcoal & Kaolin Clay deeply purify & cleanse. Exfoliating Rice granules leave skin feeling soft, clean & clear. I Say: This is a budget brand, and for £1.99 its…

X-Gin Aphrodisiac – Chocolate infused Gin

Now we all know how much I adore Gin, and there are more and more Gins out there on the market today. So why not write some reviews on the wonderous Gins I have sampled. as you know I have already reviewed a few sporadiacally here and here. Up for review today the wonderfully named…

The Bristol – Boutique Hotel

So a while ago I mentioned I was called to a work conference in Bristol and I decided to check into the Bristol Hotel, a self-proclaimed Boutique Hotel in Bristol city centre owned by the Doyle Collection. They Say: The Bristol hotel enjoys an unbeatable waterfront location in the heart of one of the UK’s…

Nespresso Lattissima

So sometimes you need to make an investment when you see a bargain. I’ve been looking to upgrade my old Dolce Gusto for ages as well lets face it £4 for 8 cups of coffee if you are using the milk pods too well it all adds up! So when i saw this at less…

Penhaligons – Vaara

Launched in 2013 as a Eastern inspired fragrance was Vaara £134. They Say: Vaara started life as the passion of His Highness Gaj Singh II who wanted to reflect his family’s deep love and connection with Jodhpur. Vaara offers a unique and beautiful glimpse into this aromatic world of the Maharaja. Perfumer Bertand Duchaufour’s journey…