― Last month (yes, I am INCREDIBLY far behind on my blogging as usual!) I got to go to the launch of Jo Malone's newest perfume, Velvet Rose and Oud. ∙ Velvet Rose and Oud is part of Jo Malone's Cologne Intense collection, which is their strongest collection. These babies are powerful! Which actually makes them great for layering, because you literally only need a spray or two of each to last all day. ∙ Velvet Rose and Oud is a delicious, intense smell. It's funny because smells like [...].