One for the boys… A&F – First Instinct

One for the boys… A&F – First Instinct

First Instinct is the new male fragrance by Abercrombie & Fitch. It's recently been taken over by Kenneth Green Associates, and the perfumer, Phillippe Romano, said he wanted to create 'a contemporary aroma that would bring together the fresh facets of fougere and the warmth of oriental aromas in a brilliant combination of notes'. And that he does. [...]

PURE – Issey Miyake

One of my favourite perfumes of all time is Pleats Please by Issey Miyake so when I was told a new fragrance had been launched, I was eager to try it out. Issey Miyake said 'Nature is life's greatest perfumer' and he shows this by using such natural ingredients. Born in Japan, Issey Miyake has worked in both New [...]