Histoires de Parfums
Histoires de Parfums is an olfactive library that is telling stories about famous characters, raw materials and mythical years. The collection created by Gérald Ghislain is governed by no rules other than inspiration. With his luxuriant imagination, this loquacious individual has chosen to bring this stories to life in perfumes, a sensitive and sensual medium. Histoires de Parfums releases its fragrances in a Deluxe edition to be read on the skin.
Histoires de Parfums' perfumes perpetuate the French perfumery know-how, which features are luxury, nobility and creativity. Histoires de Parfums maintains the highest qualitative standards in the choice of the raw materials as well as in the choice of the bottles, packaging and communication tools. Gérald Ghislain wanted to evoke stories through scent just as books are written with emotions.
Gérald Ghislain wrote his own story with the frantic rhythm of a passionate jack of all trades. An equicurean, he tastes all of life's savours, sprinkling his daily life with refined luxury. He gives all to his projects. Insatiable wonderer, he listens, reads and discovers, drawing inspiration from his trips and encounters. Gérald is impulsvie and fully commited to his projects. Perfumery was an old dream of his. Following a solid training at ISIPCA, Gérald founded Histoires de Parfums in 2000 and created a collection of twelve rare and delicate perfumes: these perfumes like him are rich in temperament and so, so romantic!
Library of Scents
Spotless crepe paper, titles in colour, bottles chiseled in glass: Histoires de Parfums are smartly bound in sixteen volumes to create a unique library. Our eau de parfums have a 15% concentration which makes them long lasting.
1876, 1873, 1826, 1804, 1740, 1725
The first volumes of the collection were inspired by famous people who influenced their generation. The name given to the perfume is that of their year of birth.
Noir Patchouli, Blanc Violette, Vert Pivoine
A second series tells stories based on flowers or plants in a very personal style
1969, Ambre 114
Unique, cult perfumes to complete this library
Tubereuse 1, 2 & 3
This trilogy brings together different evocations around the tuberose's suphurous nature.
1889 - Moulin Rouge
The legend of the famous Parisian cabaret depicted in a bottle.