Guerlain is one of the very few oldest houses of cosmetics and perfumery in the world which is even today considered royal and going strong!
Guerlain house was established in 1828 by Pierre-François Pascal Guerlain. From the beginning they sold imported toiletry items; along the way, they started to build up their very own fragrances and to make custom perfumes for his customers.
They turned into the official provider to a large number of the delegated heads of Europe. Eau de Cologne Impériale (1853) was made for Empress Eugenie and presented the now-famous "honey bee bottle" adorned with the brilliant honey bees of the Napoleonic peak.
After Pierre-François, his child Aimé Guerlain turned into the house perfumer and took over the business. His best-known fragrance, Jicky, was made in 1889 is considered as the first modern-day scent. Aimé was additionally said to have built up the well-known "Guerlinade" base utilised in huge number of the famous aromas from the House of Guerlain.
His nephew Jacques Guerlain took over as perfumer and launched Apres L'Ondee in 1906. He proceeded to make considerable artful culminations which built up Modern reputation of Guerlain, including L'Heure Bleue (1912), Mitsouko (1919) and Vol de Nuit (1933).
Shalimar, conceivably the house's most popular perfume even today, was presented in 1925. Its creation was said to have been a mishap: "while inspecting an example of vanillin, Jacques Guerlain all of a sudden emptied the whole substance into a close-by jug of Jicky, just to perceive what might happen! (As per “The book of perfumes” by Elisabeth Barille and Catherine Laroze)
Jean-Paul Guerlain, the grandson of Jacques Guerlain, was said to have aided the making of Ode (1956); his first solo aroma effort was Vetiver, in 1959. Other popular perfumes by Jean-Paul Guerlain incorporate Habit Rouge (1965), Chamade (1969), Eau de Guerlain (1974), Parure (1975), Nahéma (1979), Derby (1985), Samsara (1989).
Guerlain perfumes remained family-claimed until 1994 when it was procured by Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy. Jean-Paul Guerlain resigned in 2002, however, has kept on creating scents for the house. In 2008, it was declared that Thierry Wasser had been named Guerlain's home perfumer.
Some of the very popular and legacy perfumes from the house of Guerlain is listed below.
Apart from these personalised engraved perfume bottles, you can check out our entire range of gift sets here which serves as an ideal gift set for birthday, gift for anniversary, gift sets for Christmas, gift sets for New year etc.
At TRU Perfumes you can buy an exclusive collection of women fragrances for you and your special one at exciting discounts. We at TRU Perfumes carry a huge collection of women fragrances and perfumes for men from popular perfumes brands. Buy Perfume sets for him and Perfume sets for her here.
At TRU Perfumes we bring you genuine perfumes at an affordable price and we have a huge collection of cheap women's perfume at our perfume store. Buy personalized gifts for him and personalized gifts for her with our huge range of engraved perfumes collection.what are you waiting for? Shop beautiful perfumes right away at TRU Perfumes. Experience the world of fragrance today.