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New Suede Orris

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The Fragrance

Suede Orris came from my private collection – my ‘magic box’. It’s a modern take on the noble, Florentine precious perfumery gesture of orris-scented gloves. Rich, pure orris absolute is wrapped in a soft, smooth suede caress, for a quietly confident scent.

Jérôme Di Marino, Perfumer

Top Notes Mandarin, olibanum & elemi

Heart Notes Tuscan orris, rose & jasmine absolutes

Base Notes Cedarwood, labdanum & patchouli

 

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Meet The Perfumer:

Jérôme Di Marino

A new-generation perfumer, Jérôme puts an avant-garde spin on his olfactive creations while maintaining a balance between elegance and modernity.

What sets you apart from other perfumers?

“My young age. I’m 30 – not the classic old-school Perfumer from Grasse. I am connected to the social network, music, fashion and gastronomy. I see fragrances with a human aspect.”

What inspired you to create Suede Orris?

“I wanted to reinvent a combination of accords; suede and orris used a lot in the 16th century; in a modern, directional way. I chose an orris absolute to add a fruity pear aspect to the deep smoothness. It accentuates the tension between the two facets.”

What makes Suede Orris so unique?

“It challenges the idea that orris is old fashioned. I wanted it to be powdery, yet modern. There’s an addictive richness, a lot of volume and sensuality.”

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London via

Florence

Jérôme drew inspiration from Catherine de Medici; a famous Florentine noblewoman who became known as the ultimate trendsetter. Her Perfumer, Rene de Florentin had his own clandestine laboratory she would visit via a secret passage. It was here he created her iconic scented leather gloves, and from here that we sourced our pure, precious orris absolute.

The Collection

Suede Orris is a gracious alliance of history and modernity and a Powerful celebration of subtle self-confidence. This sensuous Collection features a Bath & Shower Gel, Body Lotion, an Eau de Toilette and an innovative Hair Mist to leave fragrance trails wherever life takes you.

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