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  • FLEURS D'OMBRE / THÉ POUDRÉ

    The fragrance « Thé Poudré » is faithful to the values and the philosophy of the brand Jean-Charles Brosseau; it fits perfectly with the « Fleurs d’Ombre » collection. This Eau de Parfum reminds through its powdery and floral notes an important part of the olfactory identity of the past and present success stories of the House. « Thé Poudré » is a journey full of softness and delight between East and West.


    Composition of « Fleurs d’Ombre / Nymphéa »

    The tea notes coming from the mountains of Darjeeling bring exoticness, reinforced by Indian carnation, which blends to the freshness of Calabria’s bergamot and the elegance of Tuscany’s orris.

    Virginia’s cedar and Mysore’s sandalwood bring all the richness of their respective worlds, and last but not least, white muscs, bringing heat from their sensuality to complete this whole epic.

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  • OMBRE RUBIS

    The jewel fragrance

    Ombre Rubis being delicate and special is worn as a piece of smart finery, an original jewel, which can accompany you at any time: day or night. 

    Ombre Rubis was created in collaboration with perfumer Thomas Fontaine; recalling the nicest of many floral fragrances. While being very contemporary and beyond – it has an unexpected mix of styles, but at the same time they are pure and alluring, through this amazing assemblage of a citrus bergamot start blending with the rhubarb and mimosa.

    The virginal orange blossom, the water jasmine and violet leaves almost complete this glimmering composition, which ultimately lead on to the almost edible softness of Madagascar vanilla, cedar, coconut – here we have a truly wonderful floral oriental fragrance!



      The Composition

      Ombre Rubis is a floral oriental with a citrus bergamot start, which becomes crispy through ligneousrhubarb and powdery mimosa.

      Then the heart "takes off" through a bouquet of virginal orange blossom, water jasmine and violet leaves.

      And finally the sweet and smooth base of white musks and cedar wood are delicately orientalised with Madagascan vanilla and styrax. 

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  • ATLAS CEDAR

    Atlas Cedar is a fragrance for connoisseurs, quite sophisticated and with an exotic character.

    The Composition
    The beginning is green and fruity (with bergamot, tangerine, clementine and rhubarb).
    Then, the heart notes reveal a stream of spices (nutmeg, cinnamon and cardamom).
    At last, the fragrance is evolving towards a woody wake mixed with amber.
     
    An exotic nature
    The cedar in itself evokes a majestic image; the Atlas magnifies it further still. In defining his fragrance, Jean-Charles Brosseau needed nothing more  than  these  two words. This delicate work, making something so small into such an immense source of joy, could only be accomplished by a perfectionist. Atlas Cedar dares to make this statement in a beautiful bottle.
    "Atlas Cedar" appeals to men who have dabbled in everything only to become jaded by the savors they have experienced, to those who choose with their head alone. This is the birth of another fragrance, delectable and irresistible.
     

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  • OMBRE ORIENTALE

    This fragrance has been created in 2013 by Thomas Fontaine, one of the most talented perfumers of his generation. This fragrance, born from the meeting of the Antiquities chypre and Orient, takes us towards the forested jungle of Cambodia by way of the arid dunes of Persia. A fragrance fusion with a sorcerer's power.

    A new Eau de Parfum presented in a luxury box following the former Editions d'Exception at Jean-Charles Brosseau.

    The Composition

    The saffron from Iran occurs in head, allied to pink pepper, which gives to the fruity heart note spicy and heady hints. In bottom note, patchouli blends with oudh, sandalwood and amber, revealing a suave and audacious perfume.

    Olfactory family: chypré, woody, floral, leathery.

    The Presentation

    The square box is a deep black and opens as a case; inside is mat black which allows the lacquered black bottle to appear as a jewel with its shiny copper cap lending to the same tones as the logos and texts.

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  • FLEURS D'OMBRE / NYMPHÉA

    The new "Fleurs d'Ombre" fragrance concocted in 2013 by Thomas Fontaine is the olfactory evocation of a Monet painting all in spring flowers with enriched pastel tones.

    Composition of "Fleurs d'Ombre / Nymphéa"

    The fruity bergamot, pink pepper start charms us immediately, followed in heart by glycine which, by its spicy note, blends to water lily and jasmine in order to glorify all its florality and sensuality.
    In bottom notes, sandalwood, raspberry and white musks are making a very harmonious complement. It's a floral fragrance, very subtle and pleasant.


    Olfactory family: floral, spicy, green, fruity.

    Presentation

    The packaging is in the tradition of "Fleurs d'Ombre", classic and understated, with a glycine-colored bottom, printed with the traditional logo of "Fleurs d'Ombre" in green letters, as the rest of the texts. The stylized amaryllis flower present on the Brosseau bottles is also represented on the facing of the packaging.

    The juice contained in the octagonal Brosseau bottle is of a pale and luminous glycine-mauve tone. It is covered with a violet spherical cap.

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  • OMBRE PLATINE

    The undefinable class

    Launched in 2011, "Ombre Platine" is characterized by its very successful notes in the "floral oriental" category. Lily, tuberose, sandalwood and pink pepper appropriate the initial tempo of this flight of fancy magically mastering bergamot, coconut and vanilla. This "Ombre" ("shadow") is shining and radiant from its start. "Oriental", yes, but with powdery accents (like most of Brosseau perfumes), which confirms its membership.
    "Ombre" gives way to precious "Platine" (Platinum), the rich but discreet metal, a fair balance to complete the quality contributing to the success and the permanence of the brand.
    "Ombre Platine" is liken to wearing a rare jewel that knows have to embellish without being defined - it's simply classy.

    The Composition

    The composition of “Ombre Platine” makes it a floral oriental, fruity and powdery fragrance. The top notes - the freshness of bergamot and blackcurrant find their echo in the carnal sparkle of a rose and a fruity green apple. We then have the heart notes of the lily, accompanied with hot notes of coconut and milk, which blend with the voluptuous notes of Damascus rose and plum. And finally we have the base of precious sandalwood and cedar wood, which are softened by Peru balm and vanilla.
    Olfactory family: oriental floral, fruity, powdery.

    The Presentation

    It is dignified, but vivid : the bottle is presented in a mat silver carton with the traditional 5 petal-flower pattern engraved on it ; the texts and logos are printed in a mandarin tone. The octagonal bottle, which identifies all products in the brand has been metallized in silver-platinum. The spherical cap on the bottle is made in a classy copper-coloured tone.

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  • BOIS D’ORIENT

    A very modern olfactory novelty

    Created in 2011, “Bois d’Orient” is announcing itself as a product with exotic tendency, but of international class. Under the name of “Bois d'Orient” (“oriental wood”) is hiding a very modern olfactory novelty since its perfectly associated components are forming a scent at one and the same time rich, fruity, woody, spicy and amber. The cocktail of the magnificent products that constitute this fragrance, selected and proportioned with a permanent care of perfectionism and seduction, is of a rarity of which one can be proud. The obviousness of the choice of composition is the proof of a real quality – the one of pleasing – and is positioning us in the category of the unforgettable French fragrances : “Bois d'Orient” is French and from those of which one does not grow tired.



    The Composition

    The citrus beginning is a refreshing cocktail of lemon and mandarin accompanied by the bite of spearmint and juniper berries. Then comes Mediterranean fig blowing hot and cold with oriental cinnamon and juicy raspberries. Cedarwood and sandalwood drowning into white musk's and with the cistus and praline provide a meaning of comfortable sensuality.

    Olfactory family: spicy, fruity, woody, amber.


    The Presentation

    Its bottle, already well-known since it is part of the line of eau de toilette from the brand, is transparent and allows to see the colour of the product, which is made of a nice blue tone, and its spherical cap is in a dark grey tone.

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