ORTIGIA

History

Ortigia is a small Italian soap and scent company founded in Sicily in 2006 by Sue Townsend. Their luxurious range of soaps, scents, creams, candles and lotions are formulated using natural products indigenous to Sicily and inspired by the aesthetics, colours and scents of Italy’s most historic and tropical region. The name Ortigia comes from the small island that lies at the edge of the ancient fortified city.

Identity

Ortigia's perfumes are distilled from the flowers of Sicily by master perfumer, Lorenzo Villoresi. The base of all the products is natural perfume, natural ingredients and paraben-free. The range uses traditional products with modern ethics and integrity. All Ortigia products are made by small family companies who pride themselves on the quality of their products and work. The highly decorative packaging is designed by Sue Townsend and draws on exotic Sicilian images and colours.

Three attributes

Exotic, Natural, Truly Unique

Ortigia is a small Italian soap and scent company founded in Sicily in 2006 by Sue Townsend. Their luxurious range of soaps, scents, creams, candles and lotions are formulated using natural products indigenous to Sicily and inspired by the aesthetics, colours and scents of Italy’s most historic and tropical region. The name Ortigia comes from the small island that lies at the edge of the ancient fortified city.

Ortigia's perfumes are distilled from the flowers of Sicily by master perfumer, Lorenzo Villoresi. The base of all the products is natural perfume, natural ingredients and paraben-free. The range uses traditional products with modern ethics and integrity. All Ortigia products are made by small family companies who pride themselves on the quality of their products and work. The highly decorative packaging is designed by Sue Townsend and draws on exotic Sicilian images and colours.

Exotic, Natural, Truly Unique