Prelude Perfume by Balenciaga, Prelude is an enticing, feminine perfume that was introduced in 1982.
It is a blend of spices, flowers and fruits that make it perfect for both the daytime and the evening. The top notes will draw you in with pimento, bergamot, aldehydes and orange. The floral heart notes consist of orchid, carnation, rose, ylang- ylang, jasmine and cinnamon and the base notes are warm and comprise olibanum, amber, patchouli, vanilla, benzoin and civet musk.
was born in Spain in 1895. When he was a child he spent a lot of time around clothing and design as his mother was a seamstress and he would often accompany her to work. At the young age of twelve he worked with a tailor as an apprentice. After training in Madrid, he founded his own label in 1919, which took the family name, and the brand launched its first scent in 1947. All products are original, authentic name brands. We do not sell knockoffs or imitations.
History and background of Balenciaga. It was once said, that when a woman wearing a Balenciaga gown walks into a room, there is no other woman there. His clothes were so elegant, grand and perfectly made, that he alone was known as "The Master". In 1885 Cristobal Balenciaga was born in Guetaria, Spain of humble parents. His father was a sailor, who died young. His mother was a dressmaker. Read more about Balenciaga