1826 – Eugénie de Montijo
Olfactive Family – Soft Oriental
The last French Empress, Eugénie de Montijo was born in Granada, the jewel of Andalusia. A sparkling beauty, her seductive nature and temperamental elegance delighted Napoleon the third. This beautiful lady who influenced the mundane life and artistic refinement of her time inspired 1826 ,this luminous fragrance, a sensual amber carried by the power of white flowers and patchouli, of which the empress loved the unforgettable fragrance trail.
Head Notes – Bergamot, Mandarin
Heart Notes – White Flowers, Violet, Cinnamon, Ginger, Anise
Base Notes – Patchouli, Blonde Woods, Amber, White Musk, Incense, 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.
Our perfumes have a long trail, deep tempered, dense notes and are extremely sensual.