On a journey to discover the finest raw materials, the perfumer finds his way to a deep and misty forest in the heart of the wilderness. Seduced by the scent of recumbent wood overgrown with dense moss, he plunges into the expanse of trees and tendrils surrounding him. Like Gilgamesh from the ancient Mesopotamian epic on the quest for the secret of eternal life, the perfumer strives to find the secret of eternal temptation. As his steps rustle through the undergrowth, the mist clears and reveals the fragrance of truly unspoiled nature.
Lalique has followed this path through the brushwood and combined essence of clove with hints of patchouli and birch, refined with a base of musky sandalwood.
- Guaiac Wood
The extraordinary skill of the region's glassmakers brought René Lalique to the Northern Vosges. Today, nearly two hundred men and women still put their dexterity and knowledge at the service of creation.Discover