Category: Bvlgari

Bvlgari Black, 1998

  Perfumer Annick Ménardo I’ve just written about Guerlain Shalimar and Heritage and their lineage in the evolution of the amber fragrance. There is a strong sense of through-line. Although separated in origin by about 70 years, similarities of composition and intent are far more apparent than their differences. Then Black, the evolutionary jump. This fragrance captures the best of post-modernism: the breaking down…