Valentina Poudre by Valentino Perfume. Valentina Poudre is an oriental floral fragrance for women that was launched in 2016.
The top notes are light and warm featuring a blend of powdery notes and ambrette, which is a musk alternative derived from plants. The mid notes of the fragrance spotlight tuberose and iris and layer over the base notes of sandalwood, vanilla and tonka bean. Reviewers rate the fragrance as incredibly long lasting with a wide sillage, or projection.
The nose that
developed this fragrance is Aurelien Guichard, who has designed fragrances for names such as David and Victoria Beckham, Diane von Furstenberg, Gucci, Michael Kors and many others. This creation was on behalf of the Valentino brand, originally founded by Valentino Garavani in 1959. The bottle is a work of art in its own right, featuring a circular flacon that is the palest of pink and adorned with an artfully carved, three-dimensional rose on the front.
Valentino SpA is an Italian fashion house founded by Valentino Garavani. Showing an aptitude for fashion early on, Garavani, known more famously as Valentino, apprenticed under his aunt as well as a local fashion designer before formally studying in both Milan and Paris. Starting his career in 1950 at age 18 Valentino worked with the likes of Jacques Fath, Balenciaga, Jean Desses and Guy Laroche before returning to Italy in 1959 to set up his...
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