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Time to get excited!! Jo Malone London is launching a brand new limited edition collection! Poppy & Barley, Primrose & Rye, Oat & Cornflower, Honey& Crocus and Green Wheat & Meadowsweet all make up the gorgeous Jo Malone English Fields collection. If you are looking for something unique and new in fragrance, this is it.
These new fragrances, which have been specially designed for fragrance combining, will launch just in time for Spring and have been developed to evoke sunlight skipping across golden fields. “The essence of the English landscape in five captivating scents.”
Jo Malone English Fields Collection Scents
- Poppy & Barley – rich red poppies, violets, fruity blackcurrant, barley, bran and powdery white musk
- Primrose & Rye – primrose, golden corn, mimosa, rye and vanilla
- Oat & Cornflower – oats, cornflower, hazlenut, vetiver
- Honey & Crocus – honey, crocus, English lavender, almond milk
- Green Wheat & Meadowsweet – green wheat, grapefruit, meadowsweet
Master Perfumer Mathilde Bijaoui says that she has really loved the unexpected element of working with cereals and grains as the focus of fragrance creation – “It’s somewhere in perfumery I have never seen before.” I love to see Jo Malone covering new ground and highlighting all the wonderful home grown ingredients we have in the UK.
This is such an interesting collection – all the way from the highly original concept of using cereals and grains found in the fields, to the bottles that combine a shiny ceramic finish with a stone texture. I love the look of them so much – they are totally different for Jo Malone but really beautiful.
I have two of the scents Oat & Cornflower and Primrose & Rye. Now, I have a bit of a thing for oats so I was drawn instantly to Oat & Cornflower.
Jo Malone Oat & Cornflower
I think this one lends itself very well to being a unisex scent as it’s warm and musky with a gorgeous earthy base of Vetiver. It is quite masculine (in a good way) at first, and then dries down to a lovely creamy skin-like warmth that’s super comforting and a tiny bit sweeter. I really like it. They have done a great job of oats and it gets better and better as it wears on the skin.
Jo Malone Primrose & Rye
The Primrose & Rye is really pretty. It is girlier than the Oat & Cornflower and really bright and sunny. It is floral but has a touch of smokiness about it that is really warming. Both of the fragrances have the earthiness that you’d expect from a collection inspired by English fields and I love earthy!
The Jo Malone English Fields collection launches 16th February 2018. Each 30ml cologne is £47. Find the collection HERE.
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