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 Chanel No.5. 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 Chanel Number 5, 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.

1 comment

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

Regards
Siobhan

Siobhan Phelan 15 January, 2019

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