The bottle resembles a drop of water.
Issey Miyake is a Japanese fashion designer and fragrance connoisseur. Issey is known for his technology driven clothing designs. In fact, he studied graphic design in college. Issey’s classic black mock turtleneck was famously worn by Steve Jobs, the late co-founder of Apple Inc., as a signature look.
Issey has introduced his latest fragrance, L’Eau d’Issey Pure, a version of his original scent, L’Eau d’Issey. The bottle design resembles a drop of water. L’Eau d’Issey Pure has top notes of sea accords; middle notes of orange blossom, Damask rose, lily, and jasmine; and base notes of ambergris and cashmere. L’Eau d’Issey Pure is available in 50 and 75 ml eau de parfum.
Fragrance designer and author of “Fashion Designers and Fragrance,” André Barnwell, who teaches Fundamentals of Fragrance in FIDM’s Beauty Industry Merchandising & Marketing Program, is a guest contributor reporting on the importance of fragrance as an extension of eponymous fashion labels.