Pleats Please L'elixir by Issey Miyake Perfume. Produced as a limited edition holiday scent, Pleats Please L'elixir was released in 2012.
This perfume is a very light and clean scent with great longevity so it is perfect for all-day wear. Top notes in this fragrance include heliotrope and gardenia, while middle notes of sweet pea, peony, and white blossoms add a floral yet sweet aroma. Bottom notes of cedar wood, patchouli, and vanilla help ground the scent and keep it from being overpoweringly
sweet. This peach-colored perfume is contained in a very modern and angular bottle that is crisscrossed by geometric lines.
Issey Miyake is an innovative Japanese designer who first began designing unique yet practical clothing in the 1960s. While working with well-known designers such as Guy Laroche, Givenchy, and Geoffrey Beene, Miyake gained international fame for his one-of-a-kind creations and began designing signature scents in 1992. While Miyake retired in 1997, he continues to work with his company to oversee production.
As a witness and survivor of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima in 1945, Issey Miyake has been able to move beyond the death and destruction at the center of his universe as a seven-year-old boy to bring beauty to the world through his creativity. Known for his conceptual work, much of it incorporating age-old Japanese traditions and craftsmanship with current technology, Miyake found success in the fashion world. He draws his inspiration from art,...
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