Fragrance Dynamics are pleased to announce the opening of their new head office in Wimpole Street, Marylebone, London
The move takes place after the successful launch of By Invitation; the female fine fragrance by Michael Buble. The newly refurbished offices are based in a magnificent landmark office building designed by James S. Wilson and William Wallace in the late 19th century. The building which is a grand Victorian Baroque offering an oasis of calm offered with the luxury of being close to the fashionable Bond Street and the energy of Oxford Street, giving the best of both worlds.
“It’s wonderful because it anchors the company in a creative and modern office space full of history, it gives a lot of meaning to the work that we do. Having teams in a central location in London, connected to all our business partners all around the world is something very precious” noted Mike Edwards, Managing Director.
Interesting facts about Wimpole Street:
Home to a few celebrities, such as Paul McCartney, who lived at the home of the Asher family. Paul and John Lennon wrote here the hit songs ‘I want to hold your hand’ and ‘yesterday’.
Also, Wimpole Street was home to the famous poet, Elizabeth Barrett where the street became famous from the play ‘The Barrett’s of Wimpole Street’ based on her courtship with Robert Browning.
In Virginia Woolf’s biography ‘Flush: A biography’ she memorably describes Wimpole Street as “It is the most august of London streets, the most impersonal. Indeed, when the world seems tumbling to ruin, and civilisation rocks on its foundations, one has only to go to Wimpole Street”