L'Artisan Parfumeur is reissuing two fragrances that were formerly in the "Harvest fragrances" series, Iris Pallida (shown above) and Fleur d'Oranger. Both will be limited edition for spring/summer 2011, but they are no longer tied to particular floral harvests, and they are now in the usual L'Artisan packaging at usual L'Artisan prices.
Here are the new descriptions:
Iris Pallida ~ "Anne Flipo, a renowned perfumer, has amplified the many facets of Iris – all of the Iris, from the flower to rhizome – to pay homage to its extraordinary olfactory complexity. A perfume has been created as if it were the work of a goldsmith, working with a precious metal, where each nuance has been interpreted with a concern for authenticity and balance..." In 50 ml Eau de Parfum. Iris Pallida can be found now at the US L'Artisan website, $115.
Fleur d'Oranger ~ "For L'Artisan Parfumeur, Anne Flipo, a renowned perfumer, has created the ultimate orange blossom. She has sculpted it just as a jeweller carves a precious stone, highlighting all of its angles and transforming the material into a true perfume. The challenge was to surprise with an orange blossom, making it unique and irresistible, but at the same time highlighting the bewitching dual personality of the absolute: a lush freshness but also a honeyed, almost carnal warmth. Both virginal and sensual..." Fleur d'Oranger can be found now at the European L'Artisan website, 75€ for 50 ml Eau de Parfum.
(via press release)