These New York City curators of style offer a unique fragrance series designed with both women and men in mind. While consistency of form is demonstrated by the distinctive dark bottles, the fragrances themselves diverge, moving in directions that evoke a progression of travel and experience as indicated by the numbered labels. These scents mine time-honored fragrance traditions to arrive at modern interpretations. 3.4 fl. oz.
03 Century: Inspired by ancient Cypress, Century is a modern interpretation of the Chypre family of scents. Complex in structure but simple in character, this fragrance leaves a warm mysterious alchemy of black musk and true amber. Top: Silver Birch, Earthy Cypress, Forest Mint. Middle: Smoky Vetiver, Liquid Myrrh, Subtle Patchouli. Bottom: Black Musk, Dry Oak Moss, True Amber.
06 Amanu: Combining tones from the Mediterranean and ancient Turkey, this fragrance evokes a lush earthy aroma. The invigorating jasmine mixes with the rustic cedar leaf and amberwood, creating an intricately layered scent with a beautiful balance of fresh, floral, and woodsy notes. Top: Blood Orange, Green Galbanum, Lentisque. Middle: Aged Cedarleaf, Jasmin Sambac, Magnolia. Bottom: Amberwood, sheer Musk, Live Moss.
08 Seylon: Harvested from the wild landscapes of Sri Lanka comes a scent that truly represents an authentic interpretation of pure vetiver. Seylon opens with the watery crispness of fresh yuzu followed by the tartness of bitter orange and bergamot. Middle notes of spicy nutmeg, resinous elemi and wormwood merge together with a rich base of warm benzoin, damp oakmoss and the soft earthiness of calming vetiver. Top: Fresh Yuzu, Bitter Orange, Bergamot. Middle: Spicy Nutmeg, Resinous Elemi, Wormwood. Bottom: Warm Benzoin, Damp Oakmoss, Calming Vetiver.
10 Roam: Roam lives in the pairing of shaded sands and wet forest. A relationship explored through the bittersweet smoothness of red saffron, crisp pepper leaf and wild coffee flower. Soft, smoky layers of Amazonian incense mixed with the rawness of dried coconut float between delicate notes of ginger lily and black ebony wood. Top: Bittersweet Saffron, Pepper Leaf. Middle: Ginger Lily, Wild Coffee Flower. Bottom: Coconut Milk, Ebony Wood, Incense Resin.
11 Semma: Semma is a collection of notes from distant lands veiled in mystery. a vibrant composition blended in discoveries of sweet tobacco leaf and warm myrrh. core spices of cinnamon bark and herbaceous clove intertwine within the brightness of fresh chili pepper. aged sandalwood and powdery tonka bean uncover a buoyancy both familiar and enduring. Top: Warm Myrrh, Fresh Chili Pepper. Middle: Cinnamon Bark, Herbaceous Clove. Bottom: Sandalwood, Tonka Bean, Sweet Tobacco.