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Iris Fauve by Atelier des Ors

Iris Fauve by Atelier des Ors
Gender: Unisex
Release date: 2017
Perfumer: Marie Salamagne

Key Notes of Iris Fauve

What Does Iris Fauve Smell Like

Iris Fauve by Atelier des Ors starts off with an unexpected blend of spicy cinnamon and the fine, powdery notes of iris, infused subtly with an undercurrent of fresh bergamot. This initial blend creates a warm, slightly spicy and floral scent, a bold introduction that promises more to come.

As the top notes start to fade, a robust heart of earthy patchouli dominates, with the dry, woody tone of Haitian vetiver making a subtle appearance. The rarely used note of Cypriol adds an intriguing yet pleasing touch, combining with the other middle notes to give depth and complexity to the overall scent.

This unisex perfume concludes with a comforting base of soft musk, evoking a sense of tranquility. The robust, almost balsamic scent of Cistus pairs well with the spiritual note of Myrrh, adding a resinous undertone that is both ancient and modern. The inclusion of Liatris spicata adds an unusual, yet remarkably charming, twist to the finale of this aromatic journey.

Overall, Iris Fauve is a perfume that entices from the first spray, with an evolving scent that combines traditional elements in a thoroughly contemporary way. It's a bold, warm, and inviting fragrance that is as complex as it is comforting.

Review of Iris Fauve

Iris Fauve by Atelier des Ors is a perfume that paints a vivid picture of autumnal warmth. Its strong iris note is artfully woven with diverse elements, creating a scent that plays between spicy and powdery, with a touch of floral sweetness. The woody and resinous undertones lend an earthy depth, while a creamy hint adds a soft, inviting touch. It's not a scent that fills a room, but instead leaves a subtle trail.

Its appeal leans more towards women, although it maintains a unisex feel. Iris Fauve is perfect for those who appreciate a more mature scent, rather than youthful and playful aroma. Best suited for the colder seasons, it fits particularly well with the enveloping comfort of fall and the crisp coolness of winter. This perfume shines in the evening, ideal for a night out or even a laid-back leisure time. Despite its richness, it carries a certain understated elegance making it suitable for business and daily wear. As for value, consider it as an investment in a distinct fragrance experience that shifts and develops beautifully over time.

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