Tonya's Story

My grandmother’s pearl necklace hung on my tiny neck and I rubbed one of her furs across my cheek. It was laced with her favourite perfume. I breathed in the scent of a woman I would never know. A courageous businessperson who paved the way for Northern Irish women to succeed in a male-dominated market place.

She was my inspiration. I never met her, yet I knew her by the fragrance she wore. Even now, when I smell her favourite scent, I am reminded of feminine strength and dignity. This is the power of fragrance and the heart behind Stories: connection, to oneself, our past and the things we hope for looking forward.

I designed a fragrance line to create space for this connection and as a testament to the stories that will emerge.

 

4 comments

So lovely to meet you recently. Your products are absolutely gorgeous, the smell is divine and the packaging feels like such a treat! I can’t wait to start wearing my new fragrance. congratulations on your success, so very deserved. Hannah xx

Hannah Coffin 13 October, 2019

hi Tonya

congratulations on your delicious fragrance and award nomination. I read an article in The Gloss and was curious as I love perfume and like you remember my first bottle 4711 bought to me by my Granny in Lord’s chemist Portrush, while on holiday in the early sixties!! I sent for the 02 sample and will be treating myself to the full size. are you planning distribution via Space Nk? a good fit perhaps as it is niche nada owned by a fellow very successful NI lady.Wishing you continued success

Gerry 14 April, 2019

hi tonya,

very interested in your perfume range. i live in glasgow, is there anywhere i can smell it before i buy it.
thanks,

andrea

andrea macdonald 14 April, 2019

Hi
Just wondering where your based and how do I order from you.

Regards
Siobhan

Siobhan Phelan 15 January, 2019

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