In 1783, six years before the Revolution, Elisabeth Vigee Le Brun painted two portraits of the young and glamorous Queen of France. 237 years later, these images of Marie Antoinette a la Rose inspired two exquisite fragrances by Maison Francis Kurkdjian. L’eau À la Rose is now available, heralding the approach of spring and evidently the perfect gift for your Valentine.
A gauzy fruity floral, L'eau À la Rose is a dreamy confection of roses and peony with a cool sparkle of lychee and musk. A perfume as delicate and alluring as Marie Antoinette’s dazzling complexion - “literally a blend of lilies and roses“, as a contemporary wrote. A perfume for the Queen of your
Fragrance Family of the Month: Floral
We refine our definition of floral fragrances by offering white florals, green florals, tropical florals, hothouse florals, fresh florals, floral chypres, florientals and so on. The moods of the floral are infinite and of course will vary in different cultures. Florals are hugely versatile, each with a very different mood, from the sultry sophisticated and voluptuous to the innocent and naïve. So set your preconceived notions aside and make this year the one to explore the rich heady seductive world of florals.
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