Isn’t it funny how a smell can remind one of so much? It can act as a time machine and bring one back years or it can conjure up feelings and emotions? Well The Body Shop’s Dewberry is one of those magical scents for me. It is now long gone from stock but I have a bottle stashed away that I sometimes like to open and smell. I won’t ever use it and it is probably well passed date of proper use as it is no longer even purple but it still has its scent. When I was younger my Granddad used to get the bus to town every Christmas and buy me a Dewberry set. Who knows why he chose Dewberry. Maybe it was the first set he saw or maybe he liked the purple colour or the straw basket it used to come in. I’ll never know why but for whatever reason it became a Christmas tradition.
Dewberry may be long gone but I think I may have found my second favourite set of purple goodies from The Body Shop. Yesterday I was treated to a delightful evening featuring The Body Shop’s festive treats including Frosted Cranberry, Spiced Apple and the new Frosted Plum.
Whilst the Frosted Cranberry and Spiced Apple were absolutely gorgeous I want to focus on the purple wonder that is Frosted Plum. I instantly fell in love with it. I suppose part of the reason was that it did resemble a ghost of Christmas … Read the rest