Founded in 1961, the French perfumer Diptyque is always notable with its skillful creation for captivating fragrances. Having a unique sophistication and artsy taste, this Parisian perfumer selects a type of harvest each year and dedicates it into fragrance. In 2016, the experience perfumer of Diptyque, Fabrice Pellegrin has chosen May Roses in Grasse to become a member of the new limited edition items in La Collection 34.
The name of La Collection 34 pays homage to the address of the very first Diptyque boutique in France. This classic Diptyque boutique shows evidence of the contributions by the founders in creating the art-like fragrances. With the passage of time, this boutique is still brilliant with its own distinctive style. Upon entering it, one is surrounded by fragrances and warm lightings, making shopping experience a true pleasure.
The limited edition items in the Collection 34 are Essences Insensées Eau de Parfum, solid parfum as well as La Madeleine scented candle. The rare treasure on the Riviera, May Roses, is being captured in the Essences Insensées limited edition perfume and solid perfume. Alluring yet elegant, its scent blends in the sweetness of honey and red fruit accents. Obtained after the initial extraction from freshly-picked petals, the essence of the fragrance gives a natural yet rich romantic rose scent. The delicate wrapping paper of this perfume is decorated by Jeanne Detallante’s hand-painted patterns to fully complement the graceful sense and artsy aesthetics of the new edition.
Except for body perfume, there is also new home fragrance in the Collection 34, which is La Madeleine scented candle. This idea is inspired by the famous madeleines cake made by the Dax Cazelle bakery, which was founded in 1906. The sweet and rich aroma of cake with lemony freshness is addictive and irresistible. The Product Development Team wishes to recreate the tantalizing aroma through scented candle, therefore this sweet and lovely “cake candle” is born. Its porcelain holder was a masterfully crafted work by NG Oficina de Porcelanas in Portugal. With excellent texture combining the chalky earthenware as well as black enamel edge, this holder with minimalist industrial style is exceptionally simple yet exquisite.
Essences Insensées Eau de Parfum (Limited Edition)
The jewel design of geometric onyx perfume bottle is prestigious and refined. The black shiny surface is mysterious at its appearance; topped with the retro design, this bottle conveys the unique fragrance of the May Roses premium selection.
Essences Insensées Solid Perfume (Limited Edition)
Applicable on wrist and area behind the ears, this solid perfume has identical fragrance formulation as the Eau de Parfum. Diffusing the scents of gentle rose and fresh fruit, this solid perfume with delicate and small packaging is easy to be carried around while showing the sense and beauty of its design.
La Madeleine Scented Candle
Both the artsy sense and mouth-watering aroma are heart-catching. Combining these two attractive features, this scented candle is also manifesting the fineness and sophistication of its craftsmanship as well as its fragrance formulation. It required true efforts, attentions and talents to create such a trendy home fragrance which is comparable with a piece of artwork.
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