Wonderful NEW Backyard-Impressed Scents from Santa Maria Novella

In our just-published (and reasonably beautiful, although we do say so ourselves) Perfumer’s Backyard concern of The Scented Letter journal, the main target was flower-filled gardens. As a result of isn’t summer time all about flowers? It’s for each perfume-lover and perfumer that we all know.

Coinciding with the opening of a brand new out of doors area on the Palace of Versailles (under), our themed concern talks to green-fingered perfumers, shares suggestions for scented crops in your backyard and showcases a round-up of wonderful fashionable florals, for the house and for the pores and skin, that evoke gardens or greenhouses – a serious pattern in fragrance and residential fragrances, proper now.



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We’re thrilled to see this backyard vibe blossoming throughout new launches nonetheless hitting our desks (our noses aren’t at all times on the pulse-point of perfumery!) and though this thrilling assortment from Officina Profumo Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella was too late launching to incorporate in our concern, we wished to share it with you right here, because it SO PERFECTLY suits the Perfumer’s Backyard theme!

‘Every of our Eau de Parfums expresses a detailed concord between essentially the most treasured perfumery components. A deep experience in crafting and mixing olfactory notes, and the need to write down the brand new chapter of a singular heritage. Uncover the intimate and highly effective homage to the flower and image of Florence with L’Iris Eau de Parfum. Uncover essentially the most weird and interesting flower and fruit varieties. Immerse your self in a world of treasures and discoveries, which are expressed via the olfactory senses…’

With the model celebrating over 800 years of heritage, analysis and custom – Santa Maria Novella presents this new assortment comprising 4 Eaux de Parfum – L’Iris, Bizzarria, Gelsomino, and Magnolia – which impressed the Florentine Maison to hint the roots of various flower and plant varieties to provide the attractive assortment.




‘“I Giardini Medicei” is a set that epitomises the quintessential roots of Officina, ranging from its very personal, most intimate spirit. And for doing so, it chooses perfumery artwork because the technique of its expression. Probably the most direct of all artwork types, that immediately envelops the lucky “customer” of this splendid and audacious realm.’ Impressed by the gorgeous Medicean Villas, they beckon us forth to step into the backyard and scent these…



L’Iris (£160.00, 50ml) – ‘The Officina’s very first Eau de Parfum which debuted in spring 2022 earns its place within the ‘I Giardini Medicei; assortment. L’Iris Eau de Parfum will now be out there within the unique double-bottom illustrated field of the gathering. The iris flower connects many cultures, it has been a potent image of safety since historic Greece. It carries many names, too: iris, lily, gaggiolo…’



Bizzaria (£160.00, 50ml) – ‘An authentic, surprising Eau de Parfum that pairs the Hesperides traits with resounding notes of Cedarwood. Bizaaria is essentially the most peculiar citrus tree of all: lemon, bitter orgaqn and etrog.’



Gelsomino (£160.00, 50ml) – ‘Robust notes of Jasmine, this can be a floral, woody and spicy scent.’




Magnolia (£160.00, 50ml) – ‘Magnolia Eau de Parfum embraces all of the traits of the tree that defied time into a robust olfactory panorama. Notes of white rose and geranium, it confers a multi-layered depth with the guts of magnolia grandiflora paired with the absolutes of magnolia champaca…’.