You know that feeling when you’re in a place so distinct, you can smell it? Even if that place is a memory of the mind? Yeah, so does Celine Verleure, and about 5000 of her closest friends. Together, they made Olfactive Studio.
This scent, summarised in a word. OK possibly with a bit of filler but really, it only took one.
That totally romantic childhood memory of being high, high up in a tree, surrounded by a cathedral of green, the scent of crushed leaves, warm wood, dirty hands, faces, sheer exhilaration and at the same time a kind of calm – it’s here.
Orchid Redux: what happens when your slightly slutty 80’s inspired sexy-time scent gets a personal re-brand?
I love Guilty Absolute Pour Femme. Alessandro Michele’s vision seems really evident here: playful, confident and vibrant but also referential with a good dose of irony and sexy in a way that doesn’t feel the need to objectify or subjugate the market it’s aimed at.
All black errythang addicts take note.
This is your rose.