It was 1970. Roger and Kathleen Knowles bought an old apothecary located in the shadow of Windsor Castle. While cleaning it up they stumbled across ancient recipe and prescription books dating back two centuries. Using these original formulas as inspiration the two entrepreneurs developed the Woods of Windsor Line of perfumes and toiletries. Though the beginnings were modest, at the time of this writing Woods of Windsor has expanded mightily and now sells it’s formidable line of products throughout the world. Continue reading →
Our new line of Barclay Crocker organic products are released today after much planning, preparation, and testing. You'll be very pleased with the resulting aftershave balm, bath gel, body cream, body oil and even shave cream that we've worked hard to create. Continue reading →
We decided to add another winter seasonal scent to our custom scented products. For a limited time, choose a Barclay Crocker product in our custom scenting line and select "Oatmeal, Milk, and Honey" as a scent. Continue reading →
To many of us, the word 'perfume' has a special magic. We have smelled a good perfume in the past and the sensual invocations it brought forth then still linger somewhere in our cortex.
The words 'eau de toilette' and 'eau de cologne' are more subtle and mysterious. We recognize them as lesser gods, able to convey rich scent but not to the degree of their superior cousin. Why not? What is it about real perfume that so satisfies, and how can we explain it? Continue reading →