Classic Chypre (shown) is "like an intense presence of rare elegance… A chypre harmony or an aromatic hesperidean surge opening up onto a spicy floral heart on a woody patchouli-moss base". Additional notes include bergamot, basil, jasmine, rose and vanilla. Classic Chypre was developed by perfumer Norbert Bijaoui.
Modern Chypre was developed by perfumer Fabrice Pellegrin, and is "like a delicious version of a legendary perfume… Sparkling modernity of citrus-fruity notes with a delicate floral heart sustained by an amazing rich patchouli base". The notes include bergamot, green mandarin, raspberry, lily of the valley, white rose and praline.
Also next month, Opus Oils will launch Satan's Angel "Queen of the Fire Tassels", a fragrance inspired by burlesque star CeCe Walker:
Strong and wild like the Lady who inspired it, this sultry, narcotic floral bomb explodes with key notes of Gardenia, Narcissus, Tuberose, Stargazer Lily, Jasmine, Bergamot & Pink Grapefruit, and finishes with a velvet Cypher [sic] dry-down reminiscent of glamorous days gone by...
Opus Oils Satan's Angel "Queen of the Fire Tassels" will be available in 30 ml Eau de Parfum. (via press release from opusoils)
Other recent releases from Opus Oils: Roller Girl.