Arriving from Iran in 1976, Bijan Pakzad opened the posh appointment only House of Bijan on Rodeo Drive three years later
. Based on the simple principles of quality and exclusivity, Bijan has come to be known as one of the most expensive stores in the world, patronize by the most influential of men. Dapper, eclectic and extravagant, Bijan has been known to take artistic license when creating of some of his pieces—in the late 1980s he designed a limited edition golden colt revolver which was...
presented in a mink pouch within a crystal Baccarat case that was embossed with each purchaser’s name.
Bijan is the only menswear designer in the world to create every element of a client’s ensemble which includes suits, shirts, ties, shoes, scarves, jewelry, watches, briefcases, luggage and fragrances. This is to ensure that The House of Bijan could be a one stop shop and to make certain their most loyal clients had no excuses for looking poorly.
The House of Bijan introduced their first cologne for men in 1981 which was presented in a signed and numbered crystal Baccarat bottle. Bijan for Men and Bijan for Women were introduced in 1987 and quickly became top selling fragrances. Other popular Bijan companion colognes and perfumes include Nude, Black and VIP. Many of Bijan’s scents come in a circular glass bottle with an open center and dividing web which presents very well esthetically when the bottle is half full and has afforded the House an award for the best fragrance packaging—another nice Bijan touch.