Natalie Portman’s Miss Dior Chérie Commercial

Black Swan star Natalie Portman features in a new TV ad for Christian Dior’s Miss Dior Chérie fragrance. Again directed by Sofia Coppola, this latest installment for the scent shows the Oscar nominee as her most French self, dressing up in Dior (bien sûr), lounging around a dreamy bedroom, and blindfolding her male counterpart. Natalie … Continued

Shanghai Tang Travalo Set

Shanghai Tang – China’s premier luxury brand – has partnered up with Travalo to launch two luxurious Shanghai Tang Travalo sets for him and for her. The atomizer, which provides up to 50 sprays, can be refilled in seconds from any pump-spray fragrance bottle. Each Shanghai Tang Travalo set includes two capsule atomizers, encased in … Continued

Jimmy Choo to sell perfume along with stilettos

Not content with just selling stilettos, high-end shoe label Jimmy Choo is making its first foray into the fragrance industry. Tamara Mellon, the founder and chief creative officer of Jimmy Choo, unveiled the new scent for women during a press event in London on October 22. “I wanted to do a fragrance from the beginning … Continued

John Galliano for Ladurée

John Galliano will be collaborating with famous Parisian pastry café Ladurée to release limited edition macarons. The Dior designer’s macaroons – which come in boxes of either 6, 12, or 18 – pay tribute to his new perfume Parlez-Moi d’Amour. He chose rose and ginger flavors and created a limited edition box featuring references to … Continued

Chanel Unveils The Bleu De Chanel Ad

Shot earlier this year, we finally have a look at Martin Scorsese’s spot for Chanel’s fragrance for men, Bleu, starring French actor Gaspard Ulliel. The one minute advert was released yesterday, and it features all the grit and energy that the legendary director is famous for. The tagline is “Be unexpected.” It features a young … Continued

Frank Miller’s Gucci Guilty Advert Trailer

Gucci have hired Frank Miller (Sin City, 300, The Spirit) to helm a new television commercial to promote Gucci Guilty — apparently the new fragrance for her. The Frank Miller spot stars Chris Evans of the Fantastic Four films and Evan Rachel Wood from HBO’s True Blood with music provided by Friendly Fires. This is … Continued

Ralph Lauren Launches Big Pony Fragrance Collection

Ralph Lauren has launched a new line of men’s fragrances dubbed the Big Pony collection. The collection takes inspiration from the designer’s Big Pony shirts embroidered with an oversize version of Ralph Lauren’s signature polo-player logo. The collection of four fragrances – labeled one to four – represent four key passions: Sport, Seduction, Adventure and … Continued

Perfume flacon sells at auction for €45,600

An engraved Guerlain bottle from 1870 fetched the record sum of €45,600 at an auction in the city of Arcachon, in the southwest of France. The flacon, engraved with the house’s original address, Rue de la Paix, was initially expected to fetch €20,000 to €30,000. Organized by Arcachon auction house Toledano, the sale took place … Continued

Video: Hermes’ New Scent Inspires Travel

Hermés are releasing their new perfume, Voyage D´Hermés, in April. It’s one of their Romans fragrances, a line designed to reinterpret the brand’s essence. Created by in-house perfumer Jean-Claude Ellena, Voyage d’Hermès is an accentuated composition of fresh wood and musk. The bottle, designed by Philippe Mouquet, is modeled after a portable vintage magnifying glass, … Continued

Lanvin launches rosy spring perfume in 2010

Lanvin has announced the release of an update of its Jeanne fragrance, the label’s creative director Alber Elbaz’s hommage to founder Jeanne Lanvin. The limited-edition Jeanne La Rose will be “more romantic” and “more couture” than its predecessor, according to the brand. Rose essence is a universal ingredient in perfumery, and rose scent-dominated fragrances have … Continued

Scarlett Johansson – D&G Rose The One

Dolce & Gabbana have launched Rose The One, a new rose-centered flanker to 2006’s Dolce & Gabbana The One fragrance for women, based around the idea of a rose perfume. The image of the perfume will be embodied by Scarlett Johansson, who was made to look like a total strawberry blonde to go with the … Continued

Hugo by Karim Rashid

HUGO, the younger collection from Hugo Boss, has teamed up with the famous designer Karim Rashid on a limited edition perfume bottle Man Exclusive. The HUGO perfume, released in 1995, comes now in a limited edition of 1000 pieces worldwide in order to celebrate the success of this fragrance.

Tom Ford for Tom Ford Grey Vetiver

Tom Ford poses for his own Perfume Grey Vetiver this fall.What’s the explanation? Crisis or Conceited? Tom Ford Grey Vetiver perfume is described personally by Ford as “the equivalent of the classic blue blazer, the beautiful watch, or the cap-toes shoe.” The 1.7 oz bottle (a frosted glass version of the iconic TF men’s fluted … Continued

Angelina Jolie for Emporio Armani

Angelina Jolie has reportedly signed with top fashion house Emporio Armani to become the face of their new perfume. The hollywood actress is said to be fronting the advertising campaign for the as-yet-unknown fragrance, reported “For this fragrance, they needed a true A-lister, and Angelina is the biggest, most dynamic female star in the … Continued

Chopard Cascade Perfume

Chopard’s latest fragrance is named Cascade and takes its named from Chopard’s Haute Joaillerie collections of cascading diamonds. Cascade is built around a central note of Belle de Nuit, a bloom that opens at night only and releases a captivating scent. Other notes include pink pepper, grapefruit, mandarin and orchid. The cap modeled after the … Continued

French Season – Van Cleef and Arpels’ trunk

T.T. Trunks is presenting the new Van Cleef and Arpels’ trunk at the Arts and Crafts exhibition at Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi. The exhibition, which ends today, is part of the ‘French Season’ organised by the French Embassy. The trunk has been specially designed and crafted for the launch of the perfume “Féerie”.