Parfums Houbigant

The second oldest surviving Parfumerie, Parfums Houbigant was founded in 1775 when Jean Francois Houbigant opened his little shop in Paris his fragrances soon found their way into the royal courts of Marie Antionette and Louis XVI and were even bought by Napoleon during his 1815 stay in Paris before losing theBattle of Waterloo.

Quelques Fleurs L'Original was launched in 1912 and was the first true multi floral bouquet. Based around jasmine, rose and precious woods such as santal, warmed with powdered musk and amber base.