Category: 1912

digging (into) vintage: Guerlain l’Heure Bleue, 1912

(image Anouk Van Kalmthout) Perfumer Jacques Guerlain Describing Vol de Nuit once, I said I can’t analyze or dissect the classic Guerlains.  This holds true for l’Heure Bleue. An anise-like vanilla and orange blossom stand out, but it seems like one of those immensely complex orientals of its era. Beyond my analytical skills. Still, it is my favorite of the classic Guerlains.…