(50 ml Eau de Parfum)
The air in the closed room was full of heavy smells: soap, face powder, the pungent smell of an "Eau de Colognes". A delicate amber fragrance that brings back the charm of bygone times in an accord of "rice powder" combined with rose petals, the everlasting sensuality of monoi oil with vanilla beans.
monoï oil, rose petals, rice powder
(50 ml / 1.7oz eaude parfum)
"The air in the closed room was heavy with a mixture of odours: soap, face powder, the pungent scent of cologne".
Henri Barbusse, The Inferno, 1908 This is the phrase from a novel by Henri Barbusse that inspired "Poudre de Riz", a fragrance for a deliciously amber embrace: the old-fashioned charm of an accord of "Poudre de Riz" tinged with Rose Petals and the timeless sensuality of a Monoï infused with Vanilla Pods.
Main notes: Damask rose, tiare absolute, coconut, vanilla, rice powder accord (caramelic, burnt toast and maple notes), sandalwood, iris, cedar, tonka bean, Tolu balsam and benzoin resin.
Huitième Art, the eighth art - the art of the perfumer - has gained a new dimension of expression and creativity. The collection Huitième Art opens new dimensions of fragrances that confirm the exceptional talent of Pierre Guillaume. His unique ability to realize expressive ideas and interpret feelings through scent are evidence of his art and skill.