L’Atelier De Givenchy Encens Divin is the new addition to Givenchy’s luxury perfume range. Since 2014, French Maison Givenchy has been creating collection perfumes composed of rich and luxurious raw materials, in the image of its Couture creations. Celebrating both the fashion heritage and the fragrance heritage of the house, each new perfume of the L’Atelier Givenchy collection composes a look and sign of unique style. Counting already eleven fragrances in the collection of Haute Parfumerie, dedicated to women and men, all distinguished by a bold tendency, a singular imprint, which always echo the Haute Couture collections of the house.
For 2018, this exclusive olfactory wardrobe is enriched by a new oriental-inspired creation with expressive, almost mystical fragrances. The color universe of perfume also pays homage to black, one of Givenchy’s flagship colors. Encens Divin awakens the senses and reveals a scent that is reminiscent of the heritage of the perfume, when the most precious and rare resins were burned as offerings and dedicated to the worship of the gods, thus exalting their beauty and their power.
Created by Joëlle Lerioux Patris and Nicolas Bonneville, the perfumers used delicate, rare and exquisite notes to make Givenchy Encens Divin truly unique, classic, yet modern enough to please wearers touched by pure elegance and stylishness. The compositions spicy woody trail evokes the sacred route of perfumes, from Egypt to Europe, and reveals a mysterious and enigmatic magical atmosphere. Encens Divin reveals a real addictive journey with this floral woody creation where notes of pink berries and ginger that travel us to the East with the sacredness of incense, cypriol, cedar wood, vanilla absolute, tolu balsam and benzoin.
Top notes: Ginger, Black pepper, Pink pepper
Heart notes: Persian rose, Rose absolute, Atlas cedar, Texas cedar, Nagarmotha
Base notes: Amber, Benzoin, Tolu balm, Vanilla
Atelier De Givenchy Encens Divin is mystical, heavy and delicately sublime. The opening notes unfurl with black pepper, rose berries and ginger blending to offer a vibrant and spicy hint, so characteristic of Middle Eastern fragrances. Then the heart unfolds in an absolute rose, the Persian rose, exhibiting all its delicacy. Its sweet facets are exhaled by the intensity and spirituality of incense, Nagarmotha and a duet of Atlas and Texas cedarwood. Then finally the warm rich and precious tones of the dry down brings amber, like black gold, entering the scene in harmony with absolute vanilla, tolu balm and benzoin.
With L’Atelier de Givenchy, Maison Givenchy pays tribute to two craftsmanship’s: haute couture and haute perfumery. The bottle and packaging reflect this twin tribute with its high-end bottle dressed in high fashion like a work of art.
Givenchy Encens Divin is available as 100ml Eau de Parfum.