Oh look, September's nearly over, but good old Blighty's decided to rewind to August for a few days. Time to put the jumpers away again! Yes indeed, it seems we're to be treated to a mini-heatwave this week here on our (not currently) grey little isle. Just wait. Before long everyone will be complaining that it's too hot...
Still, the warmer weather ties in perfectly with my vintage sample give-away, the winner of which is...
Congratulations to you! Please send your details to persolaise at gmail dot com and I'll get your parcel off to you as soon possible. Many thanks to everyone else for your thoughtful, highly readable entries. Come back soon for another draw.
Please don't forget that the series of Miriam-related videos is still being released on various blogs: the Non-Blonde's entry should appear tomorrow and Perfume Posse's on 5th October.
And finally, please follow this link to Estellana.com to read an interview I recently conducted with Symine Salimpour, the founder and creative director of Hors Là Monde, who has several interesting things to say about what draws her to perfumery. If you enjoy the article, I'd be extremely grateful if you would consider leaving a comment on it.