Details and Care
This Is Not a Blue Bottle 1.4 can enliven your senses. Designed by Gerald Ghislain, this scent is a signature blend of warm fragrant, bitter green, earthy and rich smoky resinous notes. Histoires de Parfums released this fragrance in 2018, captivating wearers with its unique mysterious scent and vibrant blue bottle. While equal parts refreshing and decadent, this scent is well-balanced and perfect for everyday wear.
This Is Not a Blue Bottle 1.4 is part of an extended fragrance collection that first debuted in 2015. The collection's name recalls "Treachery of Images," a 1929 painting by Belgian surrealist painter René Magritte depicting a pipe with the phrase "Ceci n'est pas une pipe" underneath it. The "This Is Not a Blue Bottle" lineup includes all unisex scents that bring together soft floral, herbal, cozy warm and sharp bracing notes.
Top Notes: Artemisia, cardamom, lavender
Middle Notes: Benzoin, tonka bean, ylang-ylang
Base Notes: Labdanum, opoponax, patchouli
Questions and Answers
Q: How does This Is Not a Blue Bottle 1.4 smell?
A: This Is Not a Blue Bottle 1.4 is a study in contrasts. It's an avant-garde fragrance that combines the sharpness of artemisia and the fresh herbal tones of lavender with the opulent warmth of benzoin, patchouli, and opoponax.
Q: Where do you apply This Is Not a Blue Bottle 1.4?
A: To increase the longevity of the fragrance, spray onto your major pulse points such as behind your ears, at the base of your neck, on the wrists, behind the knees and in the inner elbows.
Q: What is the fragrance concentration?
A: This Is Not a Blue Bottle 1.4 is an eau de parfum. EDPs like this one typically contain between 15% and 20% perfume oil, making them more concentrated than eau de toilette formulas.
Q: Is This Is Not a Blue Bottle 1.4 for him or her?
A: This Is Not a Blue Bottle 1.4 is a unisex fragrance. Anyone who loves amber spicy fragrances with green and floral notes can enjoy this singular scent.
Q: Does This Is Not a Blue Bottle 1.4 last long?
A: This fragrance's greater concentration of perfume oils results in extended longevity. This Is Not a Blue Bottle 1.4 and similar EDPs usually last around six hours. However, factors like air temperature, skin type, and style of application can lengthen or shorten its wear time.
Q: What fragrances smell similar?
A: If you love unisex amber spicy scents like This Is Not a Blue Bottle 1.4, you'll also want to try Ambre 114 by Histoires de Parfums, Bucephalus X by Armaf and 8 88 by Comme des Garçons.
Q: What season should I wear This Is Not a Blue Bottle 1.4?
A: Notes such as tonka bean, labdanum, cardamom and artemisia make this fragrance an ideal choice for fall, winter and spring.
Q: Where can I buy it?
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