Le Trois – Diorella, Dioressence, Dior-Dior

This trio of Diors corresponds to each other very well. Not only through smell but through the names as well, something comme Guerlain's Aqua Allegoria. Like three characters from the same chapter from the book of Dior Parfums. Our tale begins with Diorella, a fresh floral chypre launched in 1972. Created by Edmond Roudnitska, he has called this his [...]

Arpege – Lanvin

I don't know how Arpege became a legendary perfume, especially since it doesn't have Shalimar's exoticsm or L'air Du Temps' liberty but I am glad it did. Actually, Arpege came out after Chanel No 5, in 1927. No 5 was presented in 1921 (sometimes I just talk and write about these dates but SERIOUSLY, 1921 is [...]