Bouquets or single flowers, fresh, sweet and feminine; Roses, lily, jasmine, tuberose, violets & mimosa.
The luxurious, ultimate white flower fragrance, originally made as a wedding perfume; intoxicating neroli, jasmine & tuberose float like a tulle veil over the warm subtle base of amber & vanilla, deepened with sandalwood & precious balsams. James Craven says “elegant, nostalgic, radiant, extremely tenacious & pervasive – a lovely scent.”
The sweet & lovely fragrance of roses, raspberries & violets, float on a seductive, powdery base of iris & heliotrope; a youthful, exuberant perfume.
In celebration of her 30 years at Columbia Road, in honour of this noble flower and the Flower Market’s special place in East London’s history and her own heart, Angela proudly reveals her Trilogy of Roses, an olfactory story narrated in three chapters, each representing a decade of Life in Perfume.
One of the most expensive ingredients in perfumery, the timeless fragrance of jasmine has been valued since ancient times. This most feminine of fragrances is very true to the perfume of the flower.
Honouring the Empress Josephine, who so loved the scent of violets that she sparked a new trend in 19th Century perfume. This nosegay of dewy, spring violets, enhanced with a touch of rose, rests on a soft mossy base of cedarwood & oak moss.
In France, the May Lily is a love token, exchanged on May 1st between lovers. The gossamer fragrance of this exquisitely scented little flower has long been welcomed as the epitome of Spring and herald of the coming Summer. Delicate yet tenacious, this single note perfume keeps its floralcy for hours.
The unique fragrance of golden drifts of mimosa combined with violets, roses and just a hint of cloves; fresh and floral yet deceptively rich, glowing with ripe fruits, dewy and delicious.
A warm, glamorous fragrance created especially for Angela’s daughter, Kate. A dramatic floral oriental, evoking all the sensuality of the Moroccan rose absolute at its heart. Complemented by rose geranium, ambrette seed and musk, supported by a rich, long lasting base of sandalwood, patchouli & balsam of tolu.
Ethereal top notes of roses, violets, iris and heliotrope emphasize the powdery quality of this delicious rose fragrance, which, on its soft gossamer base of raspberries, musk, ambrette seed and sandalwood is so evocative of 18th century France that fragrance expert James Craven says “the Du Barry lives on!”
A rose fragrance with a hint of juicy, sharp strawberry. This evocation of the Wild Rose, or Eglantine, brings memories of happy summer days.
A subtle fragrance of cherry blossoms on the bough. Delicate floral top notes with hints of violets and heliotrope mingle with the intriguing almond notes in the heart, resting on a velvet base of soft green mosses.
In India, the Tuberose flower is known as Rat Ki Rani or Queen of The Night. Angela’s soliflore rendering epitomizes the intoxicating warmth of this night scented flower, evoking its creamy, waxy, animalic perfume.
An ultra-feminine bouquet of white flowers on a sunny day; the ethereal sweetness of orange blossoms, jasmine, tuberose, white violets & roses on a base of earthy galbanum & the soft green oak moss.
Botanists, gardeners and seekers after the perfect rose fragrance all agree that the fresh green, dew spangled quality of this rose scent is perfect! Resting on a leafy green base, this fragrance is reminiscent of the scented Moss Roses of an 18th Century garden.