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 – 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
David Bellemere photographed Heloise Guerin for the Lanvin “Marry Me” fragrance campaign in Paris on March 8, 2010.
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 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
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
Here is the official TV commercial for Gucci Guilty, which stars Evan Rachel Wood and Chris Evans and was directed by Frank Miller.
It’s almost here… BLEU DE CHANEL, the new Fragrance for Men, and the most buzzed-about artistic collaboration between Chaneland Martin Scorsese.
Gucci have hired Frank Miller (Sin City, 300, The Spirit) to helm a new television commercial to promote Gucci Guilty â€” 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 has launched a new line of men’s fragrances dubbed the Big Pony collection. The collection takes inspiration from the designerâ€™s Big Pony shirts embroidered with an oversize version of Ralph Laurenâ€™s signature polo-player logo. The collection of four fragrances – labeled one to four – represent four key passions: Sport, Seduction, Adventure and … Continued
Japanese designer Tokujin Yoshioka has trapped a crystal in a perfume bottle for crystal brand Swarovski.
An engraved Guerlain bottle from 1870 fetched the record sum of â‚¬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 â‚¬20,000 to â‚¬30,000. Organized by Arcachon auction house Toledano, the sale took place … Continued
HermÃ©s are releasing their new perfume, Voyage DÂ´HermÃ©s, 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 dâ€™HermÃ¨s 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 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
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, 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 poses for his own Perfume Grey Vetiver this fall.Whatâ€™s the explanation? Crisis or Conceited? Tom Ford Grey Vetiver perfume is described personally by Ford as â€œthe 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 menâ€™s fluted … Continued
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 femalefirst.co.uk. “For this fragrance, they needed a true A-lister, and Angelina is the biggest, most dynamic female star in the … Continued
Chopardâ€™s latest fragrance is named Cascade and takes its named from Chopardâ€™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
T.T. Trunks is presenting the new Van Cleef and Arpelsâ€™ 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 â€œFÃ©erieâ€.