Chanel No 5 might not be the costliest fragrance in the world today, although a bottle of Chanel No 5 parfum will still set you back in the region of $235 for a 100ml, but it is surely the most famous.
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The name Chanel No 5 is synonymous with elegance, style and beautiful women, and has been the perfume of choice for the rich and fashionable since it was introduced to the world in 1921 by the Parisian fashion house Chanel, which was headed by the famous designer Coco Chanel. Even though it was incredibly expensive and launched at the height of the Depression, it was an instant success and became very popular.. Joy was created in 1929 by Henri Almeras for the Parisian designer Jean Patou. So why is the new edition so expensive? Well apparently all in the bottle, as the No 5 formula has not been changed. Of course, no discussion of the worlds most expensive and exclusive perfumes would be complete without mentioning Chanel No 5. The bottle for the new ‘Grand Extrait’ are crafted in a special mould which is then placed in a sleek, hand-crafted case.
A beautiful bottle of expensive perfume is a wonderful gift to receive, especially if it is one that you have made your signature fragrance. Nothing beats going into a big department store or design house and choosing your favourite scent, but these days you also have the option of selecting your favourite brand online.
One of the worlds most iconic fragrances is Joy by Jean Patou. One of the reasons that Joy sells at such a high price, around $800 for an ounce, is that that it takes 28 dozen roses and 10,000 jasmine flowers to create just 30ml of the fragrance.
Chanel have now launched an even more expensive version of their famous perfume.called the ‘Grand Extrait’, it will cost a staggering 2700 a bottle.and is described as a rare collectible fragrance. It is the perfect romantic gift to give to the one you love, so if you gentlemen are stuck for ideas on what to buy your beloved for Christmas or Valentines Day, then why not gift wrap that special bottle of the luxury fragrance that she has always dreamed of wearing and slip it under the Christmas Tree or leave it on her pillow on Valentines Day morning?
There are many other incomparable fragrances on the market today, including Fracas by the designer Robert Piguet, Notorious by Ralph Lauren, Nahema and Mitsuoko by Guerlain, and Sensi by Giorgio Armani, all of which are very expensive and beautifully packaged.
Joy is regarded as one of the great floral fragrances in the world, and is created from a sublime blend of jasmine and roses. Chanel No 5 is one of the worlds best selling brands, despite its high price tag, and on an average day a bottle of Chanel No 5 is being sold somewhere around the globe every thirty seconds.
It may surprise you, but Amazon has a great selection of exclusive and designer luxury fragrances, so why not look online today to see if you can find your favourite
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