Storie Veneziane by Valmont is a series of five olfactory tales that reveal the myriad facets of a city at once alluring and enigmatic, legendary and constantly reinvented. Storie Veneziane, an experience in connoisseurship, an ode to the lagoon’s varied realms of virtuosity. The art of perfumery extolled, Murano glass enthroned and Italian leather in all its beguiling glory: sensual, carnal, wild.
A series designed as a collection of olfactive High Jewelry, the scent collection features pure essences faceted like gems, precious bottles, long-lasting perfume extracts. A series of five olfactory tales that reveal the myriad facets of Venice, a city at once alluring and enigmatic, legendary and constantly reinvented.
Verde Erba I captures is introduction of syringa shrouds the composition in pure and delicate notes. This “Poet’s jasmine,” as it is aptly called, stands out for its warm and floral scents. Papyrus then emerges, giving body to the composition in a spicy and woody chord.
L’Arsenale embodies more than any other spot in Venice the unionof past and present. She lets herself be carried away by this timeless bouquet. A top note of bergamote, fresh, tart and fruity, emerges with a fierce and lively punch. Perfumers’ favorite citrus fruit, this green gold of Calabria elegantly blends with the floral notes.
San Francesco Della Vigna opens with a spicy top note of pink berries : exuberant and energizing, they launch the fragrance with vaguely fruity notes. Then comes majestic Damask rose, a jewel of opulence in this composition.
Dorsoduro’s sensual essence features Cardamom in a sparkling and zesty head note, cloaking Gaggia Medio I in its citrusy chords. The spice achieves a radiant union with sandalwood, deepening its gentle, sweet and milky accents.
Campo San Moisè, a saturnalia of sensual pleasure, patchouli cloaks the composition in its woody, steamy and earthy aromas. The herb sets up the senses for an exuberant surge of cocoa, with potent, addictive, roasted notes seeming to burst forth from its seeds. Incandescent warmth takes hold of the senses, extended by the smoky and balsamic presence of opoponax to conclude the composition on a spicy note.
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