Category: 1967

digging (into) vintage: Balmain Miss Balmain, 1967

(Image, model Helen Williams from 1960s Greyhound Bus advertisement.) Balmain Miss Balmain, 1967.  Perfumer Germaine Cellier Miss B’s charm comes from a slapdash but effective composition.  It conveys an honestly straightforward approach, and the result is a charming perfume with character. Forget any discussions of buttery Italian leather, sophisticated Russian leather, discrete French glove leather.  Miss B is stiff coat…