This Is What Happened When LOOK Had Tea With One Direction

Yesterday, we got to live out every teen girl’s fantasy by having afternoon tea and a good old chinwag with the very lovely One Direction lads. 


Well. There are definitely worst ways to spend an afternoon… 

We got to sample their brand new perfume, Between Us, as well as getting a front row viewing of the advert. Which is genius. 


It shows the boys each going on a mission to source the ingredients for their new fragrance.

Harry must hike up the highest mountain for a freesia, Liam must dive to the deepest part of the ocean to steal some amber and Louis dons a space suit (which he rekons was actually from NASA) to get an apricot. FYI – the supermarkets in space are a whole lot emptier than ours. 

Niall, at the last minute, arrives with an onion. Everyone’s pretty underwhelmed, until he breaks it apart and uses it to add his tears to the bottle. 


Yes, that’s right, the new One Direction perfume is made from Niall’s actual tears. Feel free to freak out accordingly. 

Next, the boys took turns in joining us at the table for a spot of tea and a scone. Here’s what we talked about… 

When LOOK Met Liam Payne



Did you enjoy filming the advert?

It’s so hard to walk around in flippers! It was a lot of fun. It was actually quite a good workout. 

Tells us about your new perfume…

It’s sort of darker. It’s so hard to describe a smell isn’t it?! It’s more mature. 

What would you say is your most memorable smell? Something that reminds you of your childhood, perhaps?

Islands of Adventure in Orlando Florida. I used to go there every Christmas. Whenever I walk into Jurassic Park, with the water… It’s that smell. 

Sometimes I’ll randomly be walking down the street and I’ll think ‘this smells like America!’

Do you go on all of the rides?

Yes. Everything.

I jumped off the side of a building. It’s a controlled fall. You’re in a harness. You just get to see the most amazing view.

Will you be performing any of your new material on the UK tour?

Possibly the new single!

When LOOK Met Niall Horan



Who is the best and worst smelling member of 1D?

Everyone always says I smell good! But I don’t know because I can’t smell myself…

Who’s the girl that wears this fragrance?

Emma Watson. You know, sophisticated. People like Natalie Portman.

Will you be sending them both a bottle?


Who’s the biggest prankster on tour?

Louis. Louis is a messer. He’s always at something. Recently he was on stage just throwing water at everyone. And Harry always throws water at the crowd.

We were in LA a little while ago and we rented this car. He (Louis) covered my car in toilet paper!

Do you ever look at fan’s Instagram or Twitter feeds?

Yeah! Sometimes I’ll go on Instagram and go on their pages…

If you could make any other product, what would it be?

We’ve pretty much done it all! I think we’ve even got masking tape.

What do you like about the perfume bottle? 

We always have charms. Last year we had a ring on it, so you could take it off and put it on a chain…


When LOOK Met Louis Tomlinson


What’s your best prank?

It’s normally pretty standard! If someone falls asleep they get drawn on… Food thrown on them…

Me and Liam had a water fight the other day.

What’s your go-to beauty product? 

Probably just some hairspray!

Do you workout? 

I’m not too good in the gym. I don’t really find it too interesting. Maybe no one does!

How many tattoos have you got? 

I don’t actually know!

Which one is your favourite?

(After much deliberation) The little man on the skateboard

Do you ever watch back old X Factor auditions?

Every now and then. It’s pretty funny and pretty cringey.

Will you be watching X Factor this year?


Are you excited about Rita Ora?

Yeah! Should make it more interesting…


When LOOK Met Harry Styles



The dates in the Night Changes video. Are any based on real experiences?

No! That would be unfortunate! It was a fun video though!

Do you wear aftershave?

Yeah. Tom Ford.