A sensorial journey with Shanghai Tang

Exclusive to Harvey Nichols, Shanghai Tang invites you on an olfactory journey from Europe to China with its new range of handcrafted fragrances. Inspired by the intricate decor, rich colours and cultural mysteries of the Silk Road, master perfumer Carlos Benaïm has created a collection that captivates the senses.

The Shanghai Tang fragrance collection is a sensorial journey that spans from Europe to China, extending 4,000 miles. Handcrafted around exclusive, 100% natural ingredients, the collection stands for unquestionable quality and a genuine respect for the craft of perfumery, for women, ….and men!

Shanghai Tang Gold Lily

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The precious lily flower is wrapped with accents of jasmine, orange flower, patchouli and musk creating the mysterious and sensual composition that is Gold Lily Eau De Parfum

Shanghai Tang Gold Lily is availble as 60 ml Eau De Parfum.

 

Shanghai Tang Rose Silk 

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Rose Silk Eau de Parfum combines accents of rose petal and narcissus absolute with cassis, cardamom, vetiver, and musk to create an exquisite pink silk accord.

Shanghai Tang Rose Silk is availble as 60 ml Eau De Parfum.

 

Shanghai Tang Spring Jasmine

Shanghai Tang Spring Jasmine

Spring Jasmin Eau de Parfum captures the iconic jasmine absolute – a symbol of luxury and delicate femininity –which is enhanced by violet accents, creamy sandalwood, and sheer musk for a heightened impression of skin-like and enveloping sensuality.

Shanghai Tang Spring Jasmine is availble as 60 ml Eau De Parfum.

 

Shanghai Tang Oriental Pearl 

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Oriental Pearl Eau De Parfum is a sensual amber accord, magnified with rose absolute, patchouli heart, benzoin, and vanilla creating an exotically rich and decadent essence.

Shanghai Tang Oriental Pearl is availble as 60 ml Eau De Parfum.

 

Shanghai Tang Orchid Bloom

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A magnified close-up of the unique beauty and complexity of the iconic flower, the single floral bouquet is accented with Rose and enhanced with exhilarating berries on top embraced with a background of musk and patchouli in this Orchid Bloom Eau de Parfum.

Shanghai Tang Orchid Bloom is availble as 60 ml Eau De Parfum.

 

 

 

Shanghai Tang Women’s Mini Set

Shanghai Tang Women's Mini Set

Featuring five intoxicating fragrances, this Women’s Mini Set is a must-buy gift for any budding nose, and the perfect treat to yourself for fragrance fanatics.

Set contains:
Oriental Pearl Eau de Parfum, 9ml
Spring Jasmin Eau de Parfum, 9ml
Gold Lily Eau de Parfum, 9ml
Rose Silk Eau de Parfum, 9ml
Orchid Bloom Eau de Parfum, 9ml

Shanghai Tang Women’s Mini Set comes as complete set of 5 x 9 ml Eau de Parfums.

And for men……. 

 

Shanghai Tang Jade Dragon

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The freshness of vetiver heart in Jade Dragon Eau de Toilette is accented with juicy bergamot, bright tea leaves, and lush Jasmine creating an earthy masculine scent.

Shanghai Tang Jade Dragon is availble as 100 ml Eau De Toilette.

 

Shanghai Tang Mandarin Tea

Shanghai Tang Mandarin Tea

Vibrant mandarin and crisp bergamot combine with lush neroli and mate leaves to create Mandarin Tea Eau de Toilette – an exhilarating and comforting tea note.

Shanghai Tang Mandarin Tea is availble as 100 ml Eau De Toilette.

 

Shanghai Tang L’Orient

Shanghai Tang L'Orient

Textured cedarwood oil enriched with hints of pink pepper, elemi, vetiver, and leatherwood combined to create the bold, powerful and masculine L’Orient Eau de Toilette.

Shanghai Tang L’Orient is availble as 100 ml Eau De Toilette.

 

   

 

Van Cleef & Arpels Rêve de Cashmere

 

High Jewelry house Maison Van Cleef & Arpels launches a new ‘haute perfum’ Rêve de Cashmere part of the luxurious Van Cleef & Arpels Collection Extraordinaire. The new perfume is all about priceless ingredients, a classic style, and an elegant aroma. Van Cleef & Arpels Rêve de Cashmere follows the previous editions of the black bottled editions  within the collection, indicating a darker, more intense and oriental character, which includes editions like Amber Imperial (2015), Moonlight Patchouli (2016) and Bois Dore (2017) – all of them inspiring one of the most pulling power scents.

Rêve de Cashmere is a unisex perfume that is described as an intense oriental with a woody and leathery character. Composed of high-quality ingredients, the composition contains sandalwood, described as warm by the brand, a ‘smooth’ leather accord, black vanilla, patchouli and cashmere wood. The atmosphere is that of comfort and warmth provided by worn leather and a woody setting.

 

Van Cleef & Arpels Rêve de Cashmere Large

 

 

The black bottle is decorated with a texture of matte and gloss finish combined. The box is made of lacquered wood and decorated with luminous golden details. Van Cleef & Arpels Rêve de Cashmere is available as a 75 ml Eau de Parfum priced at about $325.

 

 

 

Benetton United Dreams: One Summer, One Love

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Benetton enriches its United Dreams Collection with two new summer fresh perfumes for women and men: One Summer for Him, One Love for Her. Both inspired by the sea breeze, beach time and delicious cocktails at the beach. Beside the well deserved holiday, the focus is on fleeting summer romances, which sometimes will never be forgotten.

These new perfumes ideally combine fresh fruits with flowery accord to make them airy, light, sensual, yet spicy in the end. They awaken the spirit of the sea breeze calming into a relaxing scent of the sea. Both versions are limited edition for summer 2017.

With the launch of One Summer for Him and One Love for Her, Benetton is quite prepared for the upcoming heat of the summer days, bringing compositions nuanced with fresh, spicy and juicy fruity aromas, as well as the relaxing scent of the sea.

Benetton United Dreams One Summer for Him

Benetton United Dreams One Summer for Him shares the relaxing marine notes placed above sweet and delicious notes of kumquat and slightly bitter bergamot. Ginger is prominent at the heart and surrounded with the cannabis aroma, while the base notes leave amber and woody notes in their trace.

 

Benetton-One-SummerBenetton United Dreams One Summer for Him is available in a flacon of 100 ml Eau de Toilette as a limited edition for 2017.

 

Benetton United Dreams One Love for Her

Benetton United Dreams One Love for Her combines tropical fruit and floral notes, creating a casual feminine composition with a summery vibe. Juicy fruits like mango, mandarin and yuzu are blended in the top notes; the heart highlights a delicate and feminine lotus and magnolia flowers, laid on a warm and sensual blend of musk and vanilla in the base.

Benetton-One-Love-image1Benetton United Dreams One Love for Her is available in a flacon of 100 ml Eau de Toilette as a limited edition for 2017.

 

 

 

Amouage Figment Man

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After Amouage Figment for Women there is now Amouage Figment Man. A new beautiful ‘manly’ woody oriental fragrance for men composed of fresh spicy notes to make the whole day more bright-full and aromatic. It blends qualitative and intense notes to make this scent enigmatic all the time a wearer will wear it on.

Top: lemon, geranium and pink pepper
Heart: sandalwood, animal notes and vetiver
Base: labdanum and guaiac wood

Amouage Figment Man opens with light nuances of fresh lemon, geranium and spicy pink pepper accords along with sandalwood, vetiver and leather notes. The base calms with labdanum, guaiac wood and balsamic tones laced with musk ensure a mesmerizing trail.

 

Amouage Figment Man

Amouage Figment Man is available as 100 ml Eau de Parfum.

 

 

Paco Rabanne Pure XS

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Paco Rabanne introduces a new masculine perfume Pure XS – part of the famous XS Collection. The new perfume, Paco Rabanne Pure XS follows other famous editions like Paco Rabanne XS, XS Extreme and Black XS.

This perfume is described to have a pleasant oriental aroma ideally combined with spices and woody notes. It is a fresh, decadent and pure perfume to satisfy any kinda men during the day. Those who adores Paco Rabanne XS perfumes will find this aroma sexy, sassy and sensual. It opens with pungent ginger aroma along with fresh spices of myrrh resins, sweet vanilla and wood.

Paco Rabanne Pure XS Bottle + BoxThe new Paco Rabanne Pure XS is available as 50 and 100ml Eau de Toilette.

 

 

 

Elie Saab Essence No.10 Amande Tonka

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Elie Saab launches a new perfume Essence No.10 Amande Tonka part of the famous La Collection des Essences. The last in the series were Essence No.8 Santal and Essence No.9 Tubéreuse. Created by Francis Kurkdjian, No.10 Amande Tonka is an elegant perfume composed of almond, tonka bean and sandalwood notes.

Almond essence blends with tonka bean to weave a voluptuous and subtle palette of almond nuances.

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Elie Saab Essence No.10 Amande Tonka is available as 100ml Eau de Parfum.

 

 

 

 

Prada new Olfactories collection

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Extending their beauty portfolio, Italian fashion house Prada brings us the Olfactories collection, a collective range of oriental fragrances for women and men…

After launching a collection of 10 coveted fragrances for its iconic olfactories range in November, Prada is now extending its beauty offerings with a new line of scents, available for any woman or man. The extension to the Olfactories line, aptly titled Les Mirages, will include four new names – Miracle of the Rose, Soleil Au Zenith, Dark Light and Midnight Rain – that include oriental notes created by the brand’s Creative Director, Miuccia Prada, and renowned perfumer, Daniela Andrier. 

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Les Mirages’ new fragrances will be available from June at Prada Boutiques and selected department stores worldwide.

More about Prada’s Les Mirage fragrances soon here on Yakymour…..