Aleksandr by ARQUISTE - 100ml EDP

$325.00
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Article code P-33368
Taking you through the account of a fiery gentlemen’s duel in a forest outside St. Petersburg. A scent that travels, like a bullet in the air, from a cold exterior to a warm heart. Leathery, sophisticated & warm.
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19th century Russian chic: The scent of violet on a gentleman's neck, the bear fur coat and leather boots, the birch and fir trees in the forest clearing. ALEKSANDR is a sophisticated violet leather fragrance for both men and women. Based on the account of Aleksandr Pushkin's duel in 1837 St. Petersburg, Russia. With notes of: Neroli, violet leaf, fir balsam and a Russian leather accord.

 

TOP NOTES:

Neroli

Aldehydes

Iced vodka accord

Birch leaves 

HEARTS NOTES:

Violet leaf

Orris

Cognac

Russian leather accord 

 January 1837, St. Petersburg, Russia.
On a frosty winter afternoon, a fiery gentleman finishes his toilette by dabbing on a preparation of Neroli and Violet. He draws down his cuffs, dons a heavy fur and strides out in polished leather boots. As he rides off on his sledge, the woody scent of Fir fills the air. Beyond the snow-laden trees, on a clearing bathed in amber light, his fateful duel awaits

Eau de Parfum. 100 ml / 3.4 fl oz. bottle of the highest Italian quality with our signature ‘A’ engraved metal cap, as well as the newest technology for an invisible spray tube.

ABOUT CARLOS HUBER

Drawn to architecture and history, and a passionate traveler since young, Carlos Huber first pursued the study of architecture and historic preservation at prestigious universities in Mexico City, Paris and New York, where he graduated with honors in Historic Preservation at Columbia University. His diverse experience includes meticulous residential and commercial projects as well as art installations concerned with the interpretation of historic sites.

Turning to his longtime love of perfumery, Huber studied fragrance development and collaborated with internationally recognized noses to create ARQUISTE®, uniting his love for the world of scent, historical research, and design.

Since its foundation, Huber has worked with perfumers like Rodrigo Flores-Roux, Calice Becker and Yann Vasnier and has garnered acclaim as a fragrance designer, winning awards from the Fragrance Foundation and Fashion Group International.

In addition to ARQUISTE®, Huber has developed fragrances for brands such as Trudon, St. Regis Hotels & Resorts, J.Crew, El Palacio de Hierro, Vacation Inc, Tequila Clase Azul and The Sabah Dealer.

His creations are transportive, layered and signature.