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Lizzie

Ladies.....any one remember......

http://www.aquamandaperfume.com/

Remember my big sis wearing it
Barbie

Flipping heck yes I do! Wow, my big sis had that in the house too. Thanks for that Lizzie, great memory there.
Lizzie

Laughing Can you remember what it smelt like..I am so tempted to get some for old times sake....was it very fruity
Lizzie

A brief history of Aqua Manda

   Douglas Collins was a perfumer based in Mayfair and started his company DR Collins Ltd in 1932.
   He changed the company name to Goya in 1937.
   Aqua Manda® was launched in 1947.
   Goya was sold to Reckitt & Colman in 1962.
   Douglas Collins bought the company back himself in 1964.
   His son Christopher joined in 1965 and ran the company.
   1968 to 1973 Advertised on Radio Luxembourg with the voice of Christopher Collins.
   Aqua Manda® Sell through 20,000 bottles p.a. 120,000 bottles over this period.
   1969 to 1975 it was a very popular perfume brand sold into Boots and Department stores.
   Goya was sold to ICI in 1975 and the brand was eventually discontinued.
   2008 - Present - there have been thousands of on-line messages to ‘bring back Aqua Manda®’.
   2013 Trademark registered by Beauty Brand Development Limited.
   2013 Originator Christopher Collins joins project team as advisory consultant.
   2013 The Facebook campaign and other social media groups and message boards continue to support the fragrance coming back.
Barbie

I can't recall it's fragrance to be honest. I just remember how it looked.
MOJO

Barbie wrote:
I can't recall it's fragrance to be honest. I just remember how it looked.



....think of excited cat's!    Laughing
MOJO

Barbie wrote:
I can't recall it's fragrance to be honest. I just remember how it looked.



....think of excited cat's!    Laughing
Valencia

No I don't remember it and I was going to ask what it smelt like but MOJO seems to know all about it!  Laughing  Wink
Lizzie

Laughing

I asked my sis and she said it had a very distinctive smell ..........think heady floral undertones ..of course MOJO has now spoilt the illusion q8  Laughing

I dare not buy it in case I get the local moggies trying to mount my leg...... Wink  Laughing
Barbie

MOJO wrote:
Barbie wrote:
I can't recall it's fragrance to be honest. I just remember how it looked.



....think of excited cat's!    Laughing
Twice?  Laughing
MOJO

Barbie wrote:
MOJO wrote:
Barbie wrote:
I can't recall it's fragrance to be honest. I just remember how it looked.



....think of excited cat's!    Laughing
Twice?  Laughing



I got excited..........................................ooh,the smell! Embarassed
Barbie

ICK!!!! I was so glad the people next door got their tom cat done, he bliddy reeked!
Alice

Barbie wrote:
ICK!!!! I was so glad the people next door got their tom cat done, he bliddy reeked!


Maybe men should get done as well  Laughing
MOJO

I got done....the last time I had my car repaired! Smile
Barbie

Alice wrote:
Barbie wrote:
ICK!!!! I was so glad the people next door got their tom cat done, he bliddy reeked!


Maybe men should get done as well  Laughing
Laughing  Laughing
MOJO

Xmas is nearing.........hark,what's that smell?? (it's not bladdy turkey Laughing )
Lizzie

Laughing

I am still wearing it for the Forum party  Wink
MOJO

.....I'm bringing half a litre of 4711! q37 (and some pepper spray for B.B.! Shocked )
Lizzie

Is he peppering the steaks  Wink
Barbie

Can I listen tomy metal music at the party...outing...whatever it is?  Laughing
MOJO

....with headphones though! q10 By the way,it's a soiree! q35
Barbie

Oh ok, I'm soiree.... Laughing  Laughing  Razz
Lizzie

Laughing  Laughing
MOJO

..viouree good Barbie! Laughing
Barbie

Laughing
MOJO

Hmmm.......what's that smell?
Barbie


Yeah what is it? The forum stinks man!
MOJO

...I'm guessing it's "Charlie"!  Laughing
Barbie

Or Tweed........
MOJO

....or dear old aunty maude! Smile  (bedpan Lizzie!)
Barbie

rotting cabbages.....  Laughing
Lizzie

Barbie wrote:
rotting cabbages.....  Laughing


A classic hospital smell

I thought ti was the drains..glad I haven’t been spraying my Aqua Manda other wise you would have thought it was  Moi......

MOJO I always thought Auntie Maud wore Lily of the Valley Laughing
Barbie

I worked in BroadGreen hospital for 18 months....that smell....ugh!

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