Experimental Perfume Club Discovery Set Essential

£50
 

We’ve been long fans of perfumer Emmanuelle Moeglin, who started the Experimental Perfume Club in 2016, developing workshops for scent lovers to mix, conjure and create their own bespoke fragrances. And now you can too! This divine Discovery Set features NINE NICHE FRAGRANCES to blend, explore and learn.

Each fabulous eau de parfum is either a TOP, MID or BASE. You can wear alone, or blend to create your perfect bespoke fragrance. Combinations are almost endless, but cards within each box offer inspirations to start to your SCENT EXPERIMENTS. Will you mix bright Bergamot Incense with Jasmine Osmanthus or mouth watering Rose Rhubarb with earthy Amber Iris…?

Dive into the fun of discovering your own favourite combination – creating a unique fragrant blend that’s as close to bespoke as you can get…

 

 

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WHAT'S IN THE BOX

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Bergamot / Incense

Bergamot / Incense

Bergamot / Incense

2ml eau de parfum

FAMILY:  FRESH
TOP NOTE: bergamot
HEART NOTES: juniper berry, tea
BASE NOTES: frankincense, olibanum, orris

A bergamot full of complexities. This brings out all the facets of this radiant citrus fruit via contrasting ingredients, with frankincense and olibanum bolstering the dry warmth and slight smokiness of incense oil. Juniper berry plays to its bright, zingy nature, with a tingle to the nose. Tea notes and a supple iris absolute calm and soothe. X

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Fig / Neroli

Fig / Neroli

Fig / Neroli

2ml eau de parfum

FAMILY: FRESH
TOP NOTES: neroli, petitgrain, peppermint
HEART NOTES: fig leaf, basil, orris
BASE NOTES: vetiver, cedarwood, benzoin

A garden combined, green leaves and dark woods – the brightness of neroli counteracted by the lush woodiness of fig leaves and vetiver. Basil, petitgrain and figs echo the scrunch of green grass. Ripe figs soothes the green vegetal herbs. Sparkling petitgrain paired with invigorating peppermint. A base of cedarwood and soft benzoin transform this into a scent to nuzzle into. X

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Cardamom Moss

Cardamom Moss

Cardamom Moss

2ml eau de parfum

FAMILY:  FRESH
TOP NOTES:  mandarin, cardamom, bitter almond
HEART NOTES: pear granita, jasmine
BASE NOTES: musk, sandalwood, pink praline

With a cobalt-coloured hue, this opens with a burst of bright Italian bergamot and aniseed before succumbing to an uplifting bouquet of Bulgarian lavender, Indian star anise and Australian eucalyptus. A warm, woody and spicy dry-down welcomes Indonesian clove and Australian blue cypress to balance out the invigorating scent. X

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Jasmine / Osmanthus

Jasmine / Osmanthus

Jasmine / Osmanthus

2ml eau de parfum

FAMILY: FLORAL
TOP NOTES: apricot, tea
HEART NOTES: jasmine sambac, frangipani, tiare
BASE NOTE: osmanthus

Solar facets of jasmine sambac – warm nights and exotic flower bushes. Paired with osmanthus, with its delicate apricot and tea notes, it becomes velvety. Tiaré flowers and frangipani blossoms, radiant, creamy and coconut-laced, give the effect of sand-coated skin, warmed by the sun, on lazy beach days. X

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Rose / Rhubarb

Rose / Rhubarb

Rose / Rhubarb

2ml eau de parfum

FAMILY: FLORAL
TOP NOTE: blackcurrant
HEART NOTES: peony, rhubarb, rose
BASE NOTE: white musk

A bright rose entwined with sharp blackcurrant and sparkling, zingy rhubarb. Aqueous peonies add dewiness, while blackcurrants expose its greenness. Petals, stalks and stems: this is a nose in a rosebush. Rich, jam-laced Moroccan rose absolute adds depth, for a scent that sparks a child-like joy within. X

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Tonka Sesame

Tonka Sesame

Tonka Sesame

2ml eau de parfum

FAMILY:  GOURMAND
TOP NOTES:  mandarin, cardamom, bitter almond
HEART NOTES:  pear granita, jasmine
BASE NOTES: musk, sandalwood, pink praline

With this addictive new fragrance, Lalique celebrates the sun and the free-spirited women who love it. The dazzling light of fruit and spices… A zesty start to a beautiful morning. The addictive treat of a gourmand heart… Golden and warm as the rays of the sun. The silky caress of flowers and musks… A radiant halo of feminine notes. X

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Sandalwood / Musk

Sandalwood / Musk

Sandalwood / Musk

2ml eau de parfum

FAMILY: WOODY
TOP NOTES: pink peppercorn
HEART NOTES: leather
BASE NOTES: sandalwood, vetiver, Ambroxan

A soft, creamy sandalwood pierced with light, shining in the dark, enhancing the darker woods, while animalic, addictive, leather suede accentuates sandalwood's deeper qualities. A surge of vibration from spicy pink peppercorn lifts you from the depths, while gentle, blanket-like Ambroxan envelops you. X

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Amber / Iris

Amber / Iris

Amber / Iris

2ml eau de parfum

FAMILY: AMBRÉE
TOP NOTES: incense, myrrh
HEART NOTES: orris root, labdanum
BASE NOTES: vanilla, patchouli, Ambroxan, ambrette seed

A smoky, smooth incense pierces through rich, resinous myrrh. The subtle, hushed powderiness of orris contrasts with the warm, balsamic facets of labdanum, with syrupy vanilla poured over patchouli for a chocolate-y accord that soothes in the background. Ultimately, a blanket of ambroxan and ambrette seed renders everything soft. X

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Cedarwood Absinth

Cedarwood Absinth

Cedarwood Absinth

2ml eau de parfum

FAMILY:  WOODY LEATHER
TOP NOTES:  anise, bergamot
HEART NOTES:  lavender, eucalyptus
BASE NOTES:   earthy, woody, balsamic undertone, sultry

Aromatic wormwood oil gives the scent of Absinth. Cypriol roots give a powerful earthy, woody, balsamic undertone, bolstered by Virginia and Atlas Cedar, and patchouli. A rich leathery fragrance that begins unashamedly herbaceous and woody, before softening to an incredibly sultry scent. X

In 2016, with a desire to demystify the often confusing (and still quite closed) world of perfumery, Emmanuelle Moeglin started the Experimental Perfume Club – a small but airy studio in London Fields, where she first developed workshops to help people understand scent better. And now you can join in too, with this wonderful blendable set – just mix and learn to your heart’s content. See below for the divine fragrances (each 2ml) which you’ll be able to experiment with for your unique fragrance…

Top / Fresh

Bergamot Incense – citrus and exotic spices are brought together in this bright fragrance with Eastern influence.

Fig Neroli – the crunch of fresh herbs in a Mediterranean garden in bloom.

Cardamom Moss – a swirl of spices wrapped in salty waves of mineral mosses and Ambroxan.

Mid / Mellow

Jasmine Osmanthus – a tribute to white flowers growing on hot sand. Radiant, floral and exotic.

Rose Rhubarb – imagine rose bushes growing from a rhubarb patch.

Tonka Sesame – an utterly delectable combination of gourmand notes and woods; fused in perfect harmony.

Base / Deep

Amber Iris – an amber wrapped in powdery notes; dark yet soft.

Sandalwood Musk – mineral sandalwood met with leather and musks. Mineral, woody and addictive.

Cedarwood Absinth – a rich leathery fragrance unashamedly herbaceous , sultry and powerful.

 

Read much more about Experimental Perfume Club here