In its tiny, sweet voice, “Vouloir être ailleurs” transports us back to heady, carefree times. Linden flower, honey and freshly-cut hay take us back to when we were 15. Almost adults yet cradled by the perfumes of our childhood. Little did we know then, that in just a few days, we would be grown up for good. A radiant interlude.
"Originally called "Tilleul", this emblematic Orsay perfume was designed by Olivia Giacobetti in 2008. It revisited this elixir created in 1912 by D'Orsay. The fragrance begins with a deep green and crunchy breath, the heart is milky in a delicate way but also powdery, referencing the essence of flowers (evoking lily of the valley, mimosa and lilac), the fragrance continues on dry and honeyed hay.
"Vouloir être ailleurs. C.G." is imagined as a spring garment that soaks up the sun. "