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Programme - half day (10 am - 1 pm)

A fun, entertaining and fascinating half day that introduces you to the magical world of bespoke perfume making.


You will be get to sample an extensive range of essential oils and fragrance oils and learn about the different fragrance families and, under the expert guidance of our Perfumer Sara Lucia, you will  discover how to structure your perfect  perfume blend.




Brief history of perfume making

How smell affects us

What you need to make perfume

The role of fragrance oils and essential oils in perfume making

Introduction to the difference fragrance families including:-

Delicate and deep florals, zingy citrus, sumptuous fruits, fresh greens, sweet & spicy orientals, earthy woods, aromatic herbs, resins, pods and others

How to create  balanced blends:- using flighty head notes to give your perfume an enthusiastic introduction, heart notes to define its character and base notes to add richness, depth and longevity

Explanation of fixatives, anchors and dilutants

The difference between eau de toilette, eau de parfum and parfum

Practical experience of creating your own 'signature scent'


Take Home:


* Your handmade and bespoke 25 ml perfume in an elegant glass atomiser.


Cost of workshop: Special offer price £75 all inclusive (normal price £95)


Places are limited to 12 people to allow for individual attention and help in creating your bespoke perfume


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Discover why people love our bespoke perfume making ...


"Such a fun and interesting day in a beautiful setting. Really informative and I loved discovering different scents". Amy


"The day was so much fun and so relaxing. I created a perfume that I like, different to what I normally wear. YOU MUST DO THIS!" Sally


"FAB! Really enjoyed the whole day. Met lovely people and made my own perfume, what could be nicer?" Marie


"I was so pleased with my scent and wore it out

last night, it made me feel very special.

Wonderful course and I really hope to do it again very soon." Julie


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Why wear a perfume that everyone else is wearing when you can create your own bespoke fragrance?


Create your own bespoke perfume that you absolutely love and is perfect for you. Using the finest ingredients create a luxurious blend that feels and smells like an exclusive designer perfume, only better because it’s bespoke and unique to you.


Our expert Perfumer will guide you step by step to design and create your bespoke perfume from scratch, no pre-mixed ingredients on our courses.


Bespoke Perfumes- Introduction