Launched by Guy Laroche in partnership with Pierre Wargnye in 1982, the Drakkar potion sets a distinct manly note with its fragrance. The lively lemon and bergamot aromas blend with peppery carnation and cinnamon to create a deep and complex fragrance that relaxes into an alluring masculine note. Wearable any time of the day.
- Top notes of lemon, rosemary and bergamot
- Middle notes of cinnamon, jasmine, coriander and carnation
- Base notes of sandalwood, amber, patchouli and leather
About the Brand
Guy Laroche began his career in millinery and, from 1949, Laroche worked for Jean Desses and eventually became his assistant. In 1957, he founded a high-fashion atelier at 37 avenue Franklin Roosevelt, Paris. In his first collection that was favorably received, he reintroduced vibrant colors such as pink, orange, coral, topaz and turquoise. In 1961, he moved to larger quarters, a townhouse at 29 avenue Montaigne, Paris; opened a boutique there; and introduced his first ready-to-wear collection. In 1966, Laroche introduced Fidji, his first women’s fragrance and opened the Guy Laroche Monsieur boutique. He created other iconic fragrances 1972 Drakkar, J'ai Osé, Drakkar Noir, Clandestine, Horizon and Drakkar Dynamik.