Category Archives: Rochas

Rochas Eau De Rochas Escapade Tropicale ~ new fragrance

Rochas has launched Eau De Rochas Escapade Tropicale, a new summer flanker to 1970’s Eau de Rochas. Eau de Rochas Escapade Tropicale follows 2016’s Eau de Rochas Escapade en Méditerranée and 2017’s Eau de Rochas Escapade Estivale

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A Passion for Couture

Part 3 (if you missed them, here are part 1 and part 2) of the Rochas story.
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Top 10 Winter Fragrances 2018

Winter is a great time to wear vintage fragrance. Something about the gorgeous-yet-unfashionable waft of an old perfume is perfect when the wind bites at your face and you’re swaddled in wool. In my opinion, wood fires, old movies and long nights all deepen with a vintage fragrance on your wrist.

Here are my top ten fragrances for winter, each at least 50 years old. If you’re new to vintage fragrance, you might be put off by how hard they can be to “read.” Let me warn you, though, once you get a taste for them, they can be addicting. I look forward to hearing about your favorite winter fragrances — vintage or not — in the comments. If you can think of modern takes on these fragrances, please comment! And do check out the winter lists at Bois de Jasmin, Grain de Musc and Perfume Posse

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Get on board

“Get on board for a sunny and romantic getaway to the beach, a revivifying escape for winter.” For Eau de Rochas.
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5 Perfumes: Fruity Chypres for Fall

Peach Preserves

Autumn is the perfect time to wear a chypre perfume. Something in a chypre’s mossy, musty base echoes leaf mold and feels right at home on days with cold mornings and sunny afternoons. Among chypres, fruity chypres are especially nice. The fruit adds sweetness and color — so nice on a rainy day — without going all pumpkin spice.

Here are five fruity chypres to sample:

Guerlain Mitsouko: I’ll kick off the list with the queen of fruity chypres…

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5 Perfumes: Fruity Chypres for Fall

Peach Preserves

Autumn is the perfect time to wear a chypre perfume. Something in a chypre’s mossy, musty base echoes leaf mold and feels right at home on days with cold mornings and sunny afternoons. Among chypres, fruity chypres are especially nice. The fruit adds sweetness and color — so nice on a rainy day — without going all pumpkin spice.

Here are five fruity chypres to sample:

Guerlain Mitsouko: I’ll kick off the list with the queen of fruity chypres…

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The audacity of style

Part 2 (part 1 was here) of the Rochas story, with an emphasis on Eau de Rochas.
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Rochas Eau de Rochas Escapade Estivale ~ new fragrance

Eau de Rochas Escapade Estivale

Rochas has launched Eau de Rochas Escapade Estivale, a new summer flanker to 1970’s Eau de Rochas. Eau de Rochas Escapade Estivale follows 2016’s Eau de Rochas Escapade en Méditerranée

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My frenchic

Swiss actress Noémie Schmidt + cute puppy for Mademoiselle Rochas. Continue reading

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Birth of a myth

The story of Rochas.
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