Love is in the air as Valentine’s Day draws near, and guess what’s riding those romantic waves? Luxury spas, pheromone fragrances, candles and more…
These enchanting elixirs are stealing the spotlight in the world of perfumery, offering everyone a chance to dial up their natural charm. Pheromones are Mother Nature’s own secret love potion, little chemical signals that animals, including us humans, use to attract our kind. Here are some of our favourites:
D.S & Durga
These lovely Nest products make the perfect gifts. Captivating Rose de Mai is blended with smoky oud, a hint of incense, black leather, and patchouli to create a sultry aroma. A gorgeous scent that will make your home smell divine.
Available at Sephora.co.uk and Cultbeauty.co.uk
Rose Noir and Oud
Rose Noir and Oud
This alluring, natural fine fragrance is for lovers of flowers, with its nostalgic scent of floral blooms, grounded by warm, woody notes. Hand-crafted in Britain from the highest quality pure essential oils, ‘Hello, I Love You’ is a blend of bergamot, geranium, frankincense and jasmine. Coming in either black or white wax, or hand-blown glass, you can tailor this to the lucky recipient’s style.
Hello, I love you Single Wick Candle,
Wildsmith Skin’s latest launch, Bath Salts, is a luxurious and highly effective bath salt formulation. The salts are designed to draw out impurities and nourish the skin whilst leaving the mind and body feeling soothed and revitalised. Infused with a balancing and restoring 100% natural blend of Wildsmith’s signature essentials oils linden, roman chamomile and cedarwood, the gorgeous smell from the bathroom will make the whole house smell incredible.
Wildsmith Bath Salts, available from 27th March.
RRP Price £58/500g
Who doesn’t adore a lovely mug from Emma Bridgewater? Perfect for a cuppa or a hot chocolate, every drink is literally a hug in a mug. With a lovely range for Valentine’s Day that’s unashamedly pretty in pink, take your pick from a small one or a solid half-pinter.
|Pink Hearts small mug,
|Pink Sampler ½ pint mug
Gift a four-legged friend something meaningful this Valentine’s Day and Love Your Pet Day (on 20th February) with TANGLE Mission – the only pet brand, which turns disused fishing nets into dog accessories. This stylish and dishwasher safe bowl has a marble effect finish that brings illustrate the ripples in the ocean, and links into the fishing nets used to make it. Due to the craft method of production the look of each product is unique, just like your pet.
An AIRE Gift Box opens the recipient’s world to a place of utter peace in a restored 18th Century Townhouse in Covent Garden, where the author of Peter Pan once lived. Offering a chance to disconnect from the modern world and find true relaxation of body and mind on a gentle wander through baths of different temperatures, along with a blissful restorative body treatment. All of this, wrapped up in a beautiful, luxurious gift box or discovered through an immersive virtual gift. You will win major bonus points if you pick one of these gift boxes this year.
Prices start at £98 per person, for more info visit here