Olivier Creed and his son, Erwin, present a fragrance that evokes in dusk blooming of wild flowers. The enigmatic beauty of America's most intriguing First Lady of the 20th century. Her dark, mysterious eyes, her wavelets of brunette hair, her trim shape in a black sheath. To create Love In Black, Mr. Creed blended ingredients from places loved by this well-travelled woman.
Top notes encompass violet, jasmine blooming at night and cedar from Virginia. A heart adds iris from Florence, cloves and musk, while a base introduces black currant from Bourgogne in her beloved France.
Even the bottle is made with black sand like that in the Greek isles where she wed a legendary shipping tycoon.This edition celebrates magic of each woman and evening elegance, which is completed by a bow ribbon on neck of the bottle.
Top Note: Night-blooming wildflowers from the Greek isles where she wed; Violet from Italy, where she later visited; Virginia cedar.
Middle Note: Iris, Clove; Tonkin musk.
Bottom Note: Blackcurrant , where her ancestors were born; Bulgarian rose.
Comparatives: Vanisia, Original Santal