Phul-Nana at Downton Abbey
A bottle of Phul-Nana starred in a scene with Lady Violet and Lady Edith! DA3, episode 4, 00:07:20.
Pitti Fragranze, Florence
Grossmith pre-viewed their four new modern fragrances, Floral Veil, Amelia, Golden Chypre and Saffron Rose with CampoMarzio70 at Pitti Fragranze in September.
Diamond Jubilee Bouquet
Diamond Jubilee Bouquet was launched at the beginning of June to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of HM The Queen.
A donation from sales is being made to the Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust.
Jubilee: A View From The Crowd, Kensington Palace, London
A bottle of Victorian Bouquet perfume, created by Grossmith to celebrate Queen Victoria’s Diamond Jubilee, was on show at Kensington palace from May to November 2012.
Kensington Palace Summer School
17 July, 2012. Simon gave a talk at Kensington Palace on the history and heritage of the Grossmith perfume company with special reference to the perfumes which were created around the turn of the century. There was an opportunity to smell some of Grossmith’s ‘remastered’ perfumes and to examine examples from their heritage bottle, advertisement and perfume card collection.
2011 Jasmine Awards
Vicci Bentley won Best of the Best Award for her article Eau to be in England written for the Financial Times How to Spend It magazine - see Press tab, May 2011.
Aired Tuesday 12 July 2012
The first part of Amanda and Simon’s journey from an interest in genealogy to the luxury markets of London and the Middle East as they started to build on the discovery of family links to the Grossmith perfume house.
Betrothal was launched on 29 April, 2011, the day of the Royal Wedding of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.
Simon Brooke keynote speaker, IPBA Chicago
Simon Brooke was keynote speaker at the International Perfume Bottle Association Annual Convention in Chicago on Saturday 30 April - see Press tab, July 2011.