The right name can draw you in. That's what happened to me at least when I first heard the term Blonde Rose. It immediately conjured up images of Blake Lively, California beaches, and cool summer breezes, which is exactly what Clean's Reserve Blonde Rose perfume smells like. This scent manages to be sophisticated and feminine… Continue reading Blonde Rose
I have long been in love with Jo Malone. I first fell for their packaging, which I came across while doing research for a design project in college. The elegant balance of masculine and feminine found in their cream base tone with black edging and copperplate typography made the designer in me cry out with… Continue reading Blackberry & Bay
There's something about summer that pushes me towards citrus fragrances. They're fresh, clean, bright, and make me want to smile. That's why I got over the top excited when I tried Atelier Cologne's Orange Sanguine Cologne Absolue. It smells like a splash of sunshine. I first sampled this in the Play! by Sephora subscription box,… Continue reading A Sanguine Summer
Those of you who follow me on Instagram know that I recently was taken off the waitlist for Sephora's monthly subscription box. Play! by Sephora consists of 5 sample sized products sent monthly along with a fragrance bonus and a cosmetic bag. Oh, and it's only $10/month. I have to say that other boxes have fallen… Continue reading Are you ready to play?
It's a new month! Welcome to May everyone :). This month I'm going to be testing out a few new things around here. As you can see from the title of this post, two of those things include giveaways and subscription box reviews. I'm also going to be doing a bit of spring cleaning around… Continue reading April GlossyBox & May Giveaway
I'm a sucker for packaging. It gets me every time. If something looks beautiful, I really don't care how well it works (at least in the moment)...I'll be picking it up. I'd lusted after Commodity's niche fragrances for months before I finally bit the bullet and ordered two of their travel sized perfumes. At the… Continue reading Hot Commodity
If you're looking for a quintessential Spring scent, look no further. The one and only Spring Flower by Creed smells like spring has sprung. It's crazy floral. We're talking roses, jasmine, and peaches here. It's the single most feminine scent I've ever found. I mean, the bottle is hot pink and comes with a bow.… Continue reading Creed