A fragrance inspired by the warm, enfolding balsamic notes of Oud, a legendary wood said to be "worth more than its weight in gold."
Beneath the pseudo innocence displayed by Bergamot from Calabria, the seduction trap closes courtesy of Centifolia Rose and woody heart notes. Papyrus, Vetiver from Haiti and Guaiacum Wood provide hints of mystery and elegance and then comes a grand finale of warm, sensuous Styrax and Castoreum.
Kilian's "L'Oeuvre Noire" fragrances are an eco-luxe collection revolving around 3 themes: "Love and its prohibitions," "The Artificial paradises," and "The Temptations." Kilian uses only the rarest and most expensive essential oils in each scent and, most importantly, all of Kilian's perfumes are refillable so the bottle you buy is the bottle you keep for your lifetime. Nothing is meant to be thrown away!
Set of four 0.25 oz. sprays
Also availableset of four 0.25 oz. refills
Having trained with the greatest noses in perfumery and worked for perfume houses such as Christian Dior, Paco Rabanne, Alexander McQueen, and Giorgio Armani, Kilian launched his own brand that reflects not only his expertise but his heritage. Heir to a long line of cognac makers, Kilian has put a personal spin on his family's tradition by creating uncompromisingly luxurious fragrances that are redolent of the sugar in alcohol and the wood of cognac barrels. Kilian Hennessy answers our 5 Questions.