Describes capturing masculinity in a bottle.
Arnaud Marolleau, founder and CEO of Taf’eel Design Studio, embraces fragrance with passionate ardour. He lends his business expertise to major fragrance brands, and has brought his meticulously honed skills to BAZAAR over the years.
What makes a scent mysterious?
Oriental ingredients that cocoon you as soon as you wear them, enveloping you like a spell.
What was the standout quality of Dior Sauvage that made it Fragrance of the Year for Men?
Its composition reinvents classic elements well; it intrigues you and possesses a seductive power.
What makes a great male fragrance?
A fragrance you have to get closer to, to discover entirely.
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Kilian Hennessy fuses his family heritage of cognac with a distinctive flair for scents. Single Malt, for example, is a fragrance built on absolute wheat notes.
2 Carlos Huber, founder of Aquiste and trained architect in historic preservation, purveys scents made from rare ingredients. Exclusive candles for St. Regis Hotels worldwide are just one example.
1 Frederick Bouchardy, founder of Joya fragrance design studio, caters to the custom-made scene for brands such as Opening Ceremony.
Couple du jour David Seth Moltz z and Kavi Ahuja Moltz set the scene with unique handmade concoctions, such uch as Mississippi Medicine, based on a death cult in the 1200s.