Histoires de Parfums 1725 is a fougere of distinction; Amber Fern from Mandlore is rendered crisp with citrus freshness and soothed with warm lavender and Liquorice and sweet Vanilla. This full-bodied blend reclines on a bed of rich Sandalwood, Cedar and Amber. Born in Venice, the city of love, 1725 Giacomo Girolamo Casanova's name is synonymous with seduction. Which is exactly what this scent will do to you, whisking you off your feet with one whiff, leaving you reeling and wondering what just happened.
Top: Bergamot, Citrus, Grapefruit, Liquorice
Middle: Lavender, Star Anise
Base: Vanilla, Almond, Sandalwood, Cedar, Amber
Histoires de Parfums is not what one might think, ’Histories’ of perfume, ‘Histoires’ translates as the ‘Stories' of Perfumes. That is what this range is all about; the stories. Histoires de Parfums is an olfactory library, a set of volumes telling the tales of famous characters in terms of fragrance rather than words. Histoires de Parfums is the brainchild of Gérald Ghislain, the ‘author’ – as he describes himself – who by employing his abundant imagination was able to bring his cast of characters alive, allowing them to jump out of the bottle rather than off the page, the measure of a great writer. Like all perfume houses selected by Roullier White, Histoires de Parfums maintains uses only the finest raw materials and good quality, heavyweight bottles, beautifully boxed. Born in the South of France and brought up in Morocco Gérald Ghislain, a graduate of the Institut Supérieur International du Parfum, grew up surrounded by exotic scents and with a Mediterranean passion for all that is good in life. This passion is evident in each of Ghislain’s Histoires de Parfums creations; each one is a work of art.