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The ARQUISTE Discovery Set

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$40.00
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$40.00
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Discovery Sets include 5 (five) 1.5ml sample vials and a booklet with each fragrance's background story.

Choose amongst styles and inspirations:

Aleksandr (Russian Leather): Based on Aleksandr Pushkin's fateful duel in 1837 St. Petersburg: violet on a gentleman's neck, leather boots, the birch and fir trees in Russian forests.

- Anima Dulcis (Rapture in the Convent): A mystical spiced chocolate recipe from Baroque Mexico: cocoa absolute, Mexican vanilla, cinnamon, frankincense and smoked chilis evoke an evocative concoction between heaven and earth.

- Boutonnière No.7 (Opera Flower): A realistic gardenia scent that can be worn by everyone, recreating the scent of boutonnières and French colognes wafting through the Belle Époque foyer of the Opéra Comique in Paris in 1899.

- Él (Latin Lover) A heady fougère inspired by the latin lovers of 1970's jet-set Acapulco and the disco era. With notes of: Moroccan rosemary, Egyptian geranium, cinnamon leaves, oak-moss, vetiver and castoreum.

- Indigo Smoke (Black Tea Smoking): Evoking the traditional smoking of tea leaves in ancient China, Indigo Smoke is a long-lasting, realistic black tea fragrance with vetiver, pine tar, incense and apricot.

- Infanta en floor (Spanish Bloom): A soft powdery opening gives way to a suede-like dry down. easy to wear, classic and elegant. Notes include: Orange flower water, Spanish leather, cistus resin and immortelle. Based on 17th century Spain, yet clean and modern.

L'Etrog Acqua (Italian Citron): Crisp, dewy citrus notes taking you to a Calabrian citron field on a misty morning. The most thirst-quenching Mediterranean scent.

- L'Or de Louis (Fire Blossom): A bright orange blossom with a warm, woody background, including notes of orange blossom absolute, pomegranate, honey and firewood smoke. Recreating when Louis XIV and his Court would visit the Versailles' Grand Orangery to delight in the flowering orange trees warmed by bonfires.

Misfit (Bohemian Cashmere): A scent balanced between regal and rebel, where cashmere-like ambery notes smooth out carnal earthiness. Misfit includes decadent notes of: French lavender, ambrette seed absolute, patchouli, Venezuelan tonka bean and tolu balsam.

- Nanban (Dark Galleon)An intoxicating incense and leather scent based on the ancient commercial trade between Asia, Europe and the Americas: Malabar black pepper, Persian saffron, Mexican coffee absolute, Spanish leather, myrrh, frankincense, sandalwood and cade wood.

- Peau (Lost Love): The nape of the neck and the idealized scent at a lover. Peau is based on Roman Emperor Hadrian's memories of Antinoös, his lost lover. Salty, peppery and musky notes of ambergris, white pepper and labdanum blend in to evoke intimacy, life and the idealized memory of skin. 

- Sydney Rock Pool (A Dive Down Under): Sea, sand and coconut sunscreen on your skin. Frangipani and sea salt in the air. A mineral and subtle tropical scent evoking a perfect day at the beach.

- The Architects Club (Velvet Martini): A fresh take on vanilla, taking you to an Art Deco martini bar in 1930s London: velvet banquettes, exotic woods, crisp martinis and cigars. Blond tobacco and smoky vanilla mix with the crisp herbal notes of gin.

*Purchase a set and receive a one-time $40 credit to apply towards your first 100ml fragrance purchase. You will receive a follow-up email with your credit code. 

*Discovery Sets are not returnable. 

*Eau de Parfum. Sample size sprayers: 1.5 ml / 0.05 fl oz