1740 – Marquis de Sade
Olfactive Family – Dry Woods
Birth Year of a Parisian gentleman, named Donatien Alphonse François, which posterity remembers as the Marquis de Sade. For this man, whose licentious morals had him imprisoned many times, luxury rhymes with literature. The libertine writer would undoubtedly have enjoyed the audacity of this spiced wooded scent, an invitation to pleasure with its Bergamot and Davana Sensualis hints, rounded with Patchouli and everlasting flower.
Head Notes – Bergamot, Davana
Heart Notes – Cardamom, Patchouli, Coriander
Base Notes – Immortelle, Birch, Cedarwood, Leather, Rockrose, Vanilla
Histoires de Parfums is an olfactive library that is all about telling stories of 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 these stories to life in perfumes, a sensitive and sensual medium. These fragrances are released 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 emotion.
When he is creating his perfumes, Gérald interprets in a new way the classic olfactive families by including an unexpected component, to obtain an original and surprising collection.
Histoires de Parfums perfumes have a long trail, deep tempered, dense notes and are extremely sensual