A Slice of Serenity

By Jo Phillips

We are all aware of the need for a little TLC, a few moments in our day, preferably every day, for rest and recuperation. Scent is one of the best ways to go into a good space without even having to think about it, once open, leave it to do its work. It’s probably why there is a genuinely great selection of room fragrances around with many options of how you can go about fragrancing a space. meet a couple of divine new scents that have just arrived here in A Slice of Serenity.

Image on Left Hannah Taylor Eddding

Ease your mind and soothe your spirit with a scented home; fragrance after all, when used in the home can have multiple effects. Not just to bring a welcoming scent to your own sanctuary, but to bring a mood to a room, to help you rest and sleep, but also to welcome guests into your sacred space.

Nest the scent company have a whole collection dedicated to wellness and relaxation. The collection already is made up of Mild Mint & Eucalyptus, which sums up the very essence of wild mint, eucalyptus, basil and Thai ginger. Use this fragrance to clear your mind and awaken your senses.

Driftwood & Chamomile is the elixir to unwind to calming, comforting, and soothing notes of chamomile, driftwood, sandalwood, and vanilla bean. This tranquil blend prepares your mind and body for a peaceful night’s sleep.

Their latest fragrance to soothe your soul is  Himalayan Salt & Rosewater.

Himalayan salt is a rock salt from the Punjab region of Pakistan. It tends to have a pinkish tint due to trace minerals, and although it is primarily used as a food additive, instead of refined salt it is also used in decorative lamps and spa treatments. Its unique makeup includes trace amounts of minerals, including potassium, calcium and magnesium, among others, that can helps the body retain and balance fluids. It can also be used as a foot soak, a soothing option for sore throats, as well as a great exfoliator. It is often seen in many a good spa.

In this new blend, Himalayan Salt meets with delicate Rosewater. This is a full fusion of serene Rosewater, Geranium, salted Amber, and white woods bringing a unique feeling of comfort and relaxation. 

This is the third and newest fragrances to the Wellness Collection from Nest all crafted to help create your perfect self-care ritual, however little or much you choose to do per day a scented element is a passive activity of utter joy.

However, should be a little more philosophical, and conceptual in your approach the divine Floral Street London have a new scented home collection too.

In 2021 this niche clean, British fine fragrance company, Floral Street partnered with the internationally renowned Van Gogh Museum®, Amsterdam introducing the vibrant and expressive, award-winning Sunflower Pop fragrance to the world. This creative collaboration, where a master painter inspired a master perfumer, pays homage to Van Gogh’s iconic ‘Sunflowers, 1889’.

This Summer they are extending this partnership with the launch of two ethical home fragrance collections. Yet again inspired by the Sunflowers masterpiece and also Van Gogh’s ‘Almond Blossom, 1890’, both part of the Van Gogh Museum®’s collection.

They bring to life the essence of these world-famous paintings through a sensory experience of fine art meeting fine fragrance.

Sunflower Pop – bright, expressive, vibrant, and happy

The yellow-tipped sunflowers of Van Gogh inspire a vibrant citrus fragrance where lively orange bursts with a splash of bergamot, warming white cedarwood, and a pop of sparkling bellini accord. Unexpectedly, wild fig is freshened with a touch of spearmint in this joy-bringing, sun-soaked scent.

Sweet Almond Blossom awakening, fresh, sweet, and delicious

The newest home scent is again inspired by one of Van Gogh’s favourite subjects. Branches of soft white almond blossom dance against a crisp blue sky. A fruity, floral gourmand scent signifies the first buds of spring and is upliftingly joyous. Delicate florals, infused with creamy Vanilla, green Matcha which brings a botanical feel of springtime greenness and a touch of nutty Tonka bean to fill your home with a fresh, hopeful aroma.

Vegan and sustainable. Consciously sourced, plant-based candles, natural vegan oil diffusers, alcohol-free room fragrances and 100% plastic-free scented reeds. Wrapped in beautifully designed FSC-certified floral packaging sourced from responsibly managed forests all of which enables Floral Street to carbon balance via the World Land Trust to help protect the world’s threatened tropical rainforests and habitat.

Both of these sets of fragrances will add a mood enhancer to your world via a slice of serenity.

To find out more about Nest New York please visit Here Nestnewyork.com

To find out more about Floral Street perfumes please visit Here FloralStreet.com

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