Champagne Perfume by Yves Saint Laurent, Champagne is a women’s chypre fruity perfume that was introduced in 1993.
It has fruity, powdery, sweet, woody, warm spicy, and floral main accords. Perfumer Sophia Grojsman of International Flavors and Fragrances created this scent. It has opening notes of peach, nectarine, apricot, caraway, anise, and mint. The middle notes are cinnamon, carnation, rose, rose oil, litchi, violet, iris, jasmine, and lily-of-the-valley. At the bottom are vetiver, amber,
patchouli, vanilla, musk, benzoin, cedar, coconut, styrax, oak moss.
Yves Saint Laurent began his career at age 17, when he worked as Christian Dior’s assistant. When Dior died four years later, Laurent became head of the fashion house but had to resign his position to serve in the army and fight in the Algerian War. When he returned from military service, he started his own brand, which became known for tailored women’s suits, couture, and ready-to-wear. The first fragrance was launched in 1964, with new fragrances continuously being released through the L’Oreal Group. All products are original, authentic name brands. We do not sell knockoffs or imitations.
History and background of Yves Saint Laurent. Born in 1936, Yves Saint Laurent grew up in Oran, Algeria. At 17, he left for Paris where he showed his drawings to Michel de Brunhoff, director of Vogue, who published several of them immediately. Following a stint at fashion school, Saint Laurent was introduced to Christian Dior by de Brunhoff and he went on to work for Dior until his death in 1957.
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