Category: Prescriptives

digging (into) vintage: Prescriptives Calyx, 1986

Perfumer Sophia Grojsman. Calyx presaged the fruity floral era, and if considered as a fruity floral is among the most beautiful of the genre. But to my mind Calyx occupies a specific place in the evolution of the fruity-floral chypre. If Dior Diorella is a certain distance further down the road from its predecessor Eau Sauvage then Calyx is further still on the…