Golden Serenade by Jusbox Perfumes

It is not often that you get blown away by a new fragrance. At StylePilot we’ve tried the Golden Serenade by JUSBOX. We fell in love with its strong body, its unique notes of pure oud oil, amber and saffron. 

This extrait de parfum is a unique fragrance. Wearing it is a real statement itself. 

It is inspired by the first gold record that was awarded to Glenn Miller and his band in 1942 for the sales of 1 million records.

THE JUSBOX PERFUMES BRAND

Jusbox is an exclusive range of perfumes whose concept is based on the similarity between perfume and music. Music is indeed the key inspiration for all their fragrances.

Music and Perfume share a similar and extraordinary power: intensely and yet involuntarily they both have the ability to bring back the most hidden emotions and memories. A smell that marked a specific moment in your life comes back and suddenly makes unforgettable memories re-emerge. In the same way, hearing a song that meant so much to you instantly touches your soul, recalling moments you thought you had forgotten.

It is no coincidence that music and perfume both speak the common language of notes. The perfumer, just like the musician, plays notes and accords to compose superb and touching harmonies. Sometimes the language of perfumery may appear difficult and hard to decode and this is why Jusbox makes use of the language of music, usually more familiar, in order to make everyone clearly understand the true essence of its perfumes.

 A COLLECTION OF NOTES

Icons Collection takes its inspiration from musical and generational icons emerging from social, historic, cultural and artistic contexts, lending their voice to the messages, emotions, ideas and trends of their times.

Genres Collection interprets the characteristic rhythm, the emotional force, character and historical and cultural background of a musical genre. Musical genres are the soul of a nation, of generations and social and political movements and are indelibly ingrained within us.

Music Matters is inspired by the benefits that both music and perfume can have on our soul. It doesn’t matter which genre, music has the power to inspire multiple responses – physiological, emotional, cognitive and behavioural – at a very personal level. In the same way, scents can be used to enhance and improve our well being, thanks to the aromatherapy effects of its ingredients.

PACKAGING

Everything in the world of Jusbox is ispired by music, even the packaging. The squared, modern, elegant, ergonomic bottle is a 78 ml to pay homage to the first phonographic disc that was 78 rpm. On its top, the cap celebrates the most well known auditory mean in the history of music: the vinyl. The rigid soft touch box is similar as shape and opening to a CD box. Inside you will find a leaflet that explains the inspiration and mood of each perfume.

A GREAT CHRISTMAS idea?

£250/ 78ml, exclusively at www.selfridges.com

Superdry AW18 Winter Jackets

It’s this time of the year (again), winter is coming so you’d better prepare yourself and get ready! There’s no better place than Superdry to find a f-great selection of winter jackets.
In Superdry’s own words: “Featuring a multitude of styles and complementary fits, made to look both fresh yet be functional and keep you warm, Superdry has a jacket that will make you feel #InYourElement”.

This season Superdry is offering four main collections:

The Classic Parkas

Get out and embrace the elements with ultimate warmth and protection with Superdry’s classic Parkas.

Rookie Heavy Weather Parka Jacket

MainRRP of £129.99

This season the parka has undergone several industrial iterations to bring you the latest in style and technical features including plush detachable faux fur trimmed hoods, clean multi pocket styling and multiple different fabrication options from wax to tweed.

The Down Collection

You’ll want to style your whole outfit around one of the options from Superdry’s Down collection.

Premium Ultimate Down Parka Jacket

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Go for oversized shapes in unexpected reds or turn heads on the street with the classic, longer line shape in olive, graphite or navy. With 90/10 premium duck down filling certified by the Responsible Down Standard these are jackets that’ll provide fantastic insulation when the temperature drops.

The Windcheaters and Windbombers

If you’re looking for practicality, Superdry’s Windcheaters and Windbombers can be layered up or down.

Microfibre SD-Wind Bomber Jacket

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Those feature innovative design details such as multi-layer zips combined with top quality fabrics, next level padding and craftsmanship to create an iconic style. With the extended range including the Windattacker and Windtrekker styles, inspired by the challenges of the great outdoors, the latest collection has something for everyone.

The Quilted Jackets
Last but certainly not least, Superdry has made sure functionality gets a style upgrade with their quilted jackets.

Down Radar Mix Quilted Jacket

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Featuring streamlined, lightweight padding in a quilted design, zip front pockets and single to triple zip front fastenings. Fuji jackets are versatile mid-weight layers for when you need some extra warmth on a cold day. Men’s Quilt Fade and Twill Print options add something a little different to your wardrobe.

The StylePilot’s top 3!

The Orange Everest Bomber Jacket

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The Khaki Camo Everest Bomber Jacket

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Chinook Jacket

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Whatever the weather and wherever you are this winter, live everyday #InYourElement.

>> Shop All Superdry Winter Jackets here

Olly Murs x River Island Collaboration

This November, River Island debuts an exclusive collaboration with multi-platinum selling artist Olly Murs, combining affordable luxury with contemporary wardrobe staples. Olly Murs x River Island channels Murs’ flair for understated cool in to a fourteen-piece collection of premium tops, trousers, outerwear and tailoring; realising his creative vision through luxe textures and rich colour, underpinned by bold geometric print.

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In Olly’s own words: “I have always loved clothes, but for me to do a fashion collaboration, it had to be authentic and River Island seemed like the perfect fit. The brand has always been close to my heart and my earliest memories of payday shopping with my mates at the local store in Essex make this collaboration all the more personal to me. I was fully immersed in the design process to ensure that every piece was true to my style. I have loved every minute of it and I can’t wait to share the collection with my fans.”

Elegant day-to-night dressing and is core to the smart-casual aesthetic of the range. The bronze Harrington jackets and single-breasted dinner jacket are lightly structured, cut from butter-soft velvet and just as easily paired with a premium cotton tee or a fitted turtleneck. The slim fit and narrow notch lapels of the check single breasted suit is complimented by modern styling, teaming trainers with a lightweight knit.

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Luxurious, fine gauge knitwear is a signature Olly Murs look. Block panel crew-neck knits in icy blue and rich brown are statement pieces in the range, offset by the understated elegance of the merino wool polos in the range in black and mustard, an essential weekend look when layered with the ice blue overcoat tailored trousers in houndstooth, black or check.

Arresting prints offset the muted chic of the other separates in the range. Two unique styles in bold chevron and geometric print in icy blue and cool grey are applied to louche viscose shirts. The voluminous drape of the shirting compliments the sharp, clean lines of tailored trousers, completing the look with crisp white trainers or tie-bar leather loafers.

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Olly Murs x River Island is available at riverisland.com and in selected stores.

#RIxOllyMurs

Luxury British Perfumes by CLIVE CHRISTIAN

ORIGINAL COLLECTION Travel Set from  Clive Christian

In this gifting season, there couldn’t be a better treat than to try out this beautiful Travel Set from Clive Christian. 

For the connoisseurs Clive Christian Perfume is a leading independent British perfume house with a vision to create the world’s finest perfumes. The brand’s predecessor, the Crown Perfumery Company established in 1872, is the only house ever to have been granted permission to use Queen Victoria’s crown on its bottles. An image that defines every bottle of Clive Christian perfume to this day.

WHAT CAN I EXPECT? CITRUS ORIENTAL SPICY WOODY

The Original Collection masculine edition travel set, combines 1872, No1 and X into three compact bottles. This exquisite set is presented in a luxurious black coffret holding each miniature perfume perfect for travelling or gifting.

 20% Perfume Concentration

Delve into the Original Collection men’s perfume travel set and discover their complex & intense masculine perfumes. Offering the same intensity and concentration as the 50ml or 100ml, but allows the user to explore the delights and variations between all perfumes in the Original Collection masculine range.

IN DETAILS

MASCULINE EDITION No1

Oriental Woody 

20% Perfume Concentration. An Oriental that is understated yet distinctive. The base notes of precious 50 year-old Indian sandalwood, powdery musk and vetiver add a rich warmth, enveloping the wearer in a balmy veil of fragrance.

Did You Know?
Refined Strength – Sourced and composed using the rarest, most precious ingredients from around the world, this perfume is fully deserving of its name. It perfectly embodies the founding pillars of creativity, craftsmanship and provenance, which are at the heart of the Clive Christian brand.

MASCULINE EDITION X

Spicy Woody
20% Perfume Concentration. This distinctive perfume combines Cardamom, Orris and Cinnamon to create a spicy, woody perfume. It is soft, warm heart note makes it equally appealing to both men and women.

Did You Know? Cardamom is one of the world’s most ancient spices, and next to saffron and vanilla it is one of the world’s most expensive ingredients.

MASCULINE EDITION 1872

Citrus Woody
20% Perfume Concentration. Earthy, woody notes and fresh green resins fuse to produce an invigorating, spicy Citrus. Quite unlike anything else, it leaves a hint of mystery and an intangible richness.

Did You Know?
Bound By History – This perfume pays tribute to the year the original company was founded, when Queen Victoria recognised its contribution to British excellence by granting the use of her crown as part of the design of its bottles.

Where To Find  The Original Collection Travel Set? Visit Clive Christian 

ABOUT THE BRAND

Clive Christian Perfume is the world’s leading independent Perfume House. From the sparkle of each chandelier teardrop to the breathless luxury captured in every crown-topped fragrance, Clive Christian is the pursuit of passion and perfection. Beauty, indulgence and timeless elegance, it’s an empire built with a global mind-set and British heart. All Clive Christian Perfumes contain between 20-25% pure perfume, and are made using the finest ingredients from around the globe.

All perfumes from Clive Christian visit Clive Christian

The Wingback Wallet: Designed and Made in London

With the gifting season being just around the corner we thought it would be great to have a look at the Cash Wallet from Wingback.

It’s love at first sight what we love the fact that each Wingback wallet is handmade to order in their London studio using a single piece of hand-picked tanned but untreated Italian leather.

Wingback has combined the handmade process with a choice of leather colour and each wallet being truly unique.

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In Wingbacks own words : “The Wingback Cash Wallet embodies the design values we stand for: Useful. Minimal. Beautiful. With ease of use always at the heart of our products, the Cash Wallet has been designed to allow access to your cards from the top, even when it’s closed so your notes stay secure.”

The details

Holding 4-6 cards and up to 20 notes, the wallet is secured with an elegantly machined fastener cut from a solid block of brass or stainless steel.

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What else do I need to know?

The Wingback Cash Wallet comes in a choice of five natural colours and you can select one of seven thread colours and either machined brass or stainless steel for the fastener cap to create the perfect bespoke wallet. The Wingback craftsmen and women can personalise each wallet with up to 20 laser etched characters on the front and up to 35 on the inside, making it the perfect personalised gift.

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How much does it cost?

Wingback Cash Wallet has a starting price of £60, with personalisation £70 from Wingback London.
How are they made? Watch the below video.

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Shop the whole @ Wingback.co.uk 

‘My Playground, My Rules’ by SuperdrySport

Winter is coming so don’t give up training! And if you’re about to start then think of a new gear! A bit of news here: SuperdrySport product has been split into three capsules this season: Core, Active and Performance, ensuring that it has your active-wear wardrobe covered for whatever pace you set yourself.
In Superdry’s own words: “This AW18, SuperdrySport invite you to a world where self-expression and uniqueness is celebrated, inclusion is a norm. No longer are minorities being silenced, empowerment is key and it is ok to be different. SuperdrySport is about creating your own playground and creating your own rules.”
Never afraid of bending or breaking rules, SuperdrySport lets you set or twist the boundaries. Play outside the lines with SuperdrySport.

About those three capsules collection

Each series, with the second to follow for SS19, will centre around a community who take a different approach to sport as a way to showcase and hero the SuperdrySport collections.
The ‘Core’ Collection

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Men’s (and women’s) ‘Core’ collection works bold blocked and linear logos in a monochrome colour palette to create strong athleisure undertones. Woven overlay mixes and gym tech pique fabrics are finished with slick coated zips. Made to be worn oversized, reflective design details ensure night visibility fusing urban styling with practicality.
The ‘Active’ Collection

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SuperdrySport’s AW18 ‘Active’ range encapsulates your essential go-to gym product. Sweat-wicking and ventilated materials allow quick drying and breathable separates ideal for both indoor and outdoor training. Fluo brights and neons give an energy injection: women’s mesh panel leggings in block colours and sci-fi graphics give a tough yet feminine edge. 3D print techniques can be seen across the menswear collection with key product including a thermal winter training zip hood and pant, ideal for those icy early morning runs.
The ‘Performance’ Collection

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The introduction of compression fabrics will ensure SuperdrySport’s ‘Performance’ wear has your back during high energy exercise. Training, goal orientated product includes lightweight layers, heat reflecting patterns and waterproof/windproof lamination. Bonded and taped seams ensure maximum movement, support and comfort.

Combining both style and performance, our latest collection of Superdry sportswear will ensure that you continue to smash your fitness goals. With styles for any workout, from a sweaty gym session or taking on a HIIT circuit in the park, our new season range will not disappoint. Comfort is key, so be sure to keep an eye out for innovative design details such as four way stretch technology, moisture wicking fabrics and mesh panelling. With new styles arriving weekly, you will always be workout ready.

At StylePilot we fell for the Orange & Black gears. Here is our top 5 below!
Gym Tech Stretch Track Top

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RRP £59.99

Active Ombre T-Shirt

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RRP £29.99

Superdry Sport Volley Swim Shorts

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Superfly Hybrid Hi Trainers

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RRP £64.99

XL Sports Barrel Bag

 

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WHERE CAN I SHOP?

At Superdry.com

UK Store locator

 

Back To School: Stay Focused with Superdry

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Here we go! We are at this time of the year when many of us are already thinking of ‘going back’!

This is getting even more real if you are a student. So, can anyone give you something to look forward to for the new term ahead? Well, trust us, Superdry has got it all covered for you!

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Not convinced?

This season is all about core styles that are sure to impress from day one. From versatile windcheaters for puffas to ready-for-anything multi-pocket backpacks, Superdry has the gear to see students through the year.

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The perfect mix of both quality and on-point style, Superdry’s new term product is ready for whatever the year has ahead.
At StylePilot, we’ve made a selection of ‘five hot items’ for the new term. See our selection below:
Item # 1

Superdry Rivine Stripe Hood RRP @ £49.99

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As with all products, Superdry sources the absolute best-quality fabrics for maximum comfort and longevity.

Item # 2

Superdry Camo Blur Montana RRP @ £39.99

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Item # 3

Superdry Orange Label Twill Cap RRP @ £14.99

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Item # 4

Superdry V Tri Colour Crew RRP @ £44.99

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Item # 5

Superdry New Military Parka RRP @ £99.99

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All jackets (and bags) feature intuitive pockets. Also they are fully quilted linings and double layer zip fastenings make them light enough for lingering summer days as well as crisp autumn and winter nights.

Shop at Superdry and browse the full products range