CUIR DE RUSSIE
An imperial fragrance
The Russian influence at the heart of Mademoiselle's creations was born from her encounter with the Grand Duke Dimitri, cousin of Tsar Nicholas II. Cuir de Russie, launched in 1927, is the fragrance of wild cavalcades, wafts of Blond Tobacco and the smell of the boots tanned with Birch Bark worn by the Russian Soliders.
This sensual fragrance reveals the dark and musky scents of balms, Frankincense and Juniper Wood. Fruity zests of Mandarin Orange and Bergamot add a touch of insolence before giving way to the grace and fragility of eternal flowers: Rose, Jasmine and Ylang-Ylang. A "thoroughbred" fragrance with a strong character, it holds within it the ambiguous secrets of femininity...
Available exclusively in the Fragrance Boutiques at Selfridges London and Manchester Exchange Square, Frasers Glasgow, Fenwick Newcastle and in the Fashion Boutiques.