The House of Creed
The House of Creed has been creating luxury goods for its clientele for more than 260 years. The brand was founded in London in 1760 and today, is located just outside Paris, in Fontainebleau. The House of Creed’s Art of Millesime, begins with sourcing the world’s finest raw ingredients, from growers with longstanding relationships, to capture the highest of quality essential oils used in Creed’s artisanal fragrances which are handcrafted in France. The process is labor intensive, as Creed is driven by artistry and perfection. Follow The House of Creed on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.Visit Site
Founded by renowned Master Perfumer Olivier Cresp, his forward-thinking daughter Anais Cresp, and her partner in life, Jack Miskelly, Akro pushes fragrance beyond established norms. Sex. Cigarettes. Weed. Alcohol. Chocolate. Caffeine. These six, irresistible addictions are the inspiration behind Akro, a fresh and innovative fragrance brand whose raison d’etre is to capture the essence of everyday vices. Akro is original. Always intriguing, sometimes polarizing, never predictable.
BRITISH FAMILY PERFUMERS SINCE 1730
Based in the elegant quarter of St James’s, Floris is proud to be the leader of perfumery expertise in London. Founded by Juan Famenias Floris and his English sweetheart Elizabeth, together they established a working perfumery which is still in use today. Nine generations of perfume creations have taught Floris the emotive power of scent, and the skill required to create perfumes of unmistakable quality. All fragrances are made in Britain using the finest essential oils and essences gathered from around the world. Today, Floris’ in-house “nose” and 9th generation of the family, Edward Bodenham, is based at the Jermyn Street shop. Alongside his team of perfumers, Edward develops all the Floris fragrance creations and runs the bespoke service that allows customers to create tailored scents for their personal collections.
Mizensir was founded in 1999 in Geneva by award-winning Master Perfumer Alberto Morillas. Motivated by a desire to create a company rooted in revered artisanal traditions and exquisite craftsmanship, Morillas and his wife Claudine began the venture with a collection of scented candles. In 2015, Alberto and his daughter Veronique introduced a line of refined fragrances infused with Morillas’ favorite ingredients. Thoughtfully crafted, Mizensir fragrances are designed to represent the mise-en-scène – the setting where the extraordinary drama unfolds. Each sophisticated blend tells a unique story, stirs the emotions and delivers an olfactory experience of perfume excellence that’s impossible to forget.
The life of Madame Hanae Mori is a story of one woman’s triumph over daunting odds. Her one-woman boutique, opened in Tokyo in 1955 and became a $500 million global fashion business by the 1990’s. She is Japan’s most successful female fashion designer and heralded as the country’s most powerful businesswoman. Notably the only Japanese woman to show her fashion collections in New York and Paris, Madame Mori was part of fashion’s elite as the only Japanese woman admitted to France’s haute couture syndicate. Today, the Hanae Mori line of perfumes and grooming products infuses each scent with the push and pull of the designer’s boundless influences and most personal moments.
Matiere Premiere, as the name suggests, focuses on one central natural raw material of exceptional quality which is delivered in an extraordinarily high dosage, to leave a sillage like no other, and an unforgettable olfactory experience of elegance and authenticity. By offering a true interpretation of what perfumery can be, Aurélien Guichard seeks to create exceptional sensory experiences for clients across the world, regardless of culture or gender. With short formulas, he aims at making the texture of the main natural ingredient the core sensation in his contemporary scents, which can be appreciated by both experts and non-experts.