London-based Impartial fragrance home, Ormonde Jayne, have added a brand new perfume to their 4 Corners of the Earth assortment. The brand new perfume, Arabesque, is impressed by celebrating the home’s widespread themes of journey and the Center East.
Artistic director Linda Pilkington explains: “Ormonde Jayne’s philosophy is intertwined with the artwork of journey, particularly the Silk Highway. Following this historic opiate pathway out of China and thru the Jap aspect of the Mediterranean is tremendously thrilling as a perfumer and a artistic director.”
Unusually for a perfume, the title ‘Arabesque’ got here earlier than the fragrance, Pilkington having jotted it down in her private pocket book, to make use of sooner or later sooner or later.
I wrote one phrase, ‘Arabesque’ with its connotation of Islamic artwork and a chic dance motion many moons in the past. The phrase Arabesque is gorgeous to say and to put in writing and it’s additionally consistent with Ormonde Jayne’s home model. Later, after I needed to create a brand new addition to The 4 Corners of the Earth assortment, I immediately knew Arabesque had discovered her dwelling.
Arabesque is described as ‘a fancy fragrance with many sides’. It opens with notes of blackcurrant, Italian bergamot, black pepper and saffron, adopted by a coronary heart of jasmine and rose absolute, with musk, moss, patchouli and oudh within the base.
Arabesque is out there now from Ormonde Jayne Stockists for GBP£195 / USD $235 for 88ml. Basenotes Readers can take pleasure in 10% off their Ormonde Jayne order by utilizing the code BASENOTES at checkout.