Perfume

By Lauren O'Neill | 04 Apr 2022

Scents & sensibility: a look at the world's most sought-after fragrances

Fragrance has long been known to leave a lasting impression and, thanks in large part to Gen Z influencing an overhaul of the beauty industry with their sophisticated appreciation of quality, as with ... Read More

By Judy Cogan | 16 Feb 2022

The five senses of wellness

When it comes to self-care rituals, engaging mindfully in your five senses can bring calm and rest to your life – along with a slew of surprising wellness benefits. Ancient holistic therapies su... Read More

By Tempus | 14 Dec 2021

Ignite your senses with The Scotch Malt Whisky Society and Kingdom Scotland this Christmas

The Scotch Malt Whisky Society (SMWS) has collaborated with Scotland’s first fragrance house, Kingdom Scotland, pairing SMWS single cask whiskies with two luscious perfumes. ... Read More

By Lauren Jade Hill | 24 Aug 2021

Gleaming inspiration: Lalique tells Tempus its story

The 1888-founded symbol of French luxury, Lalique has continued to thrive through inspiration and artisanal know-how. Mesmerising collections embody the vision of Lalique and internationally reno... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 05 May 2021

When in Rome: an interview with Brioni’s executive design director Norbert Stumpfl

Italian menswear brand Brioni is known for creating chic and stylish suits beloved by the likes of Brad Pitt and Barack Obama. Under executive design director Norbert Stumpfl, the brand embodies ... Read More

By Polly Jean Harrison | 27 Feb 2021

Scents and sensibility: Les Senteurs director Chris Hawksley tells Tempus about the power of perfume

In 1984 Betty Hawksley had the revolutionary idea to open a perfumery in London that stocked no big-name brands but, instead was devoted to the creations of small, independent fragrance houses. With h... Read More

By Chantelle Billson | 02 Dec 2020

Fiole, the world's first virtual perfumery, is determined to introduce scent-sational fragrances to the UK

A year unlike any other, 2020 has seen companies change tack almost overnight as they adapt to the unprecedented impact of Covid-19. Tasks that used to be easily achievable are no longer feasible due ... Read More

By Ross Forbes | 21 Sep 2020

Bulgari draws inspiration from classical history for new luxury Rome hotel

Bulgari is opening a new ultra-luxurious hotel in the picturesque Italian city of Rome, and they are drawing influence from the Roman empire to provide guests with the ultimate experience. Bulgari hot... Read More

By Tempus | 21 Jul 2020

Terre Blanche’s chief concierge reveals a “haven of peace” with his authentic Provençal experiences

In this exclusive online series, Tempus speaks to hospitality experts from around the world to find out their top tips – and unique advice – to get the most out of the destinatio... Read More

By Tempus | 22 May 2020

AMAFFI Perfume House gifts scented garden to the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital in tribute to the NHS

Hundreds of aromatic plants and shrubs from the planned AMAFFI RHS Chelsea Flower Show Garden 2020have been gifted by the perfume brand to the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital as tribute to ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 21 Apr 2020

Scents of serenity: the luxury fragrances guaranteed to brighten any mood

There’s something about a favourite perfume or cologne that ignites the happiest memories; reminds us of elegant evenings out, a loved one’s signature scent, or just being ready to ta... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 30 Mar 2020

Prestige British watchmaker Bremont offers to help manufacture ventilators

Luxury British brand Bremont has offered to switch its Henley-on-Thames facilities from making prestige watches to the manufacture, assembly and testing of precision parts for ventilators. T... Read More

By Tempus | 30 Mar 2020

Family behind The Arts Club and AOK Kitchen launch the Corona Care Challenge

The family group behind London’s The Arts Club, A.O.K Kitchen and JAB Boxing has launched the Corona Care Challenge to support vulnerable patients in the UK. I... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 23 Mar 2020

LVMH's perfume factories produce 12 metric tons of sanitiser gel in first week to help hospitals fight COVID-19

Three perfume factories owned by the prestigious LVMH Group – Christian Dior, Guerlain and Parfums Givenchy – underwent a dramatic shift in operations on 15 March, to become  mass-pro... Read More

By Tempus | 04 Feb 2020

How the Experimental Perfume Club has simplified the approach to bespoke fragrances

There are few things better than finding one's perfect scent and, thanks to the rising trend of bespoke perfumes, there's never been more choice when looking for a unique perfume that matches ... Read More

By Farzana Ali | 02 Sep 2019

The UK's finest fragrance houses reveal why the artisanal approach rules

The rules are out. As mass-produced fragrances continue to hit a sour note with discerning perfume wearers, the move towards prestige and niche fragrances continues to rise. And as more of us continue... Read More

By Rachel Ingram | 06 Jun 2019

No Brexit blues for UK luxury as Brand Britain booms

While much of Britain has been worrying about the effects of a no-deal Brexit, the luxury industry has been quietly growing at an unprecedented rate, according to experts Walpole. In just four years f... Read More

By Tempus | 17 Oct 2018

Interior designer Cat Dal tells Tempus how to achieve spa-level luxury in your home

When visiting a five-star hotel or spa, often the most luxurious feature is the bathroom. With wellness a priority in this hectic day and age, bathrooms should not only be functional, they should tran... Read More