The blue Florentine iris with its characteristic soft powdery fragrance has been used in perfumery since ancient times. Here, Pierre Bourdon pays homage with precious orris root enhanced with bergamot, orange, rosewood, ylang ylang, and magnolia. The lushly floral heart is further enriched with violet, lily of the valley and jasmine resting on a base of musk, vanilla and ambergris. Composition: Aldehydes - Bergamot - Rosewood - Ylang-Ylang - Magnolia - Jasmine - Violet - Rose - Lily of the Valley - Carnation - Iris - Musk - Amber - Vanilla - Sandalwood - Vetiver - Karanal
His mission was to bring inspiration back to the ‘hidden heart’ of perfumery: commissioning the perfumers to move away from the constraints and demands of today’s mass market and encouraging them to create scents without restriction, from the outer limits of their imagination.
These highly unusual and imaginative fragrances herald a new purity and style in the world of fragrance; rare and precious ingredients are combined in stunning collectors pieces, each one a triumph of the perfumer’s art.