Bvlgari has launched Pour Homme Soir, a new variation on their Pour Homme fragrance for men. It is described as “is the richest and most sophisticated fragrance of the Bvlgari pour Homme collection” and has notes of darjeeling tea, bergamot, papyrus, amber and musk. Bvlgari Pour Homme Soir is available in 50 and 100 ml Eau de Toilette. (quote via nordstrom, additional information via osmoz)
Serge Lutens has launched Mandarine Mandarin. The fragrance joins the exclusive line (i.e., it will not be sold in the United States). Top notes include Chinese orange and nutmeg, the heart is candied mandarin, orange peel and smoky tea, and the base is composed of rock rose, labdanum, tonka bean and ambergris. (via osmoz) Update: see a review of Serge Lutens Mandarine Mandarin.
J’S Extè Man is a new fragrance for men from the fashion house Extè:
The juice, an aromatic-oriental, was created by Sophie Labbé of IFF. It is rich in Mediterranean scents such as bergamot, thyme and oregano, set off by a heart of lavender, geranium, orris and cinnamon leaves. The base is a blend of patchouli, cedar and vanilla. (via moodiereport)
Trussardi launched Bianco, a limited edition fragrance for women by perfumer Alberto Morillas, earlier this summer. Bianco is said to “recall” Trussardi Skin, and the notes include pink grapefruit, water lily, gooseberry, magnolia, white pepper, woods, amber and musk. Trussardi Bianco is in 30 and 75 ml Eau de Toilette. (via cosmeticnews, cosmoty.de) In November, look for the Trussardi Inside duo (shown):
As in the house’s fashion tradition, leather is featured strongly in the fragrance’s design. Firmenich perfumers Daphne Bugey and Nathalie Lorson were behind the women’s and men’s formulas respectively. The feminine is an oriental floral and the masculine scent is a woody amber. The fragrances come in heavy glass bottles covered in a crocodile skin print, signed Thierry de Baschmakoff of Aesthète. (via cosmeticnews)
Update: the notes for Trussardi Inside for women include bergamot, nut leaf, rose-bay, freesia, coffee, heliotrope, teak, amber and musk. The notes for Trussardi Inside for men include bergamot, basil, yuzu, coffee, white pepper, tobacco, teak, cashmere, wood and musk. (via oo.com.au)