In 1999 Clive Christian took the reins to one of the oldest British Perfume Houses, The Crown Perfumery, first made famous 135 years ago when it was uniquely honored by Queen Victoria with the gift of her crown as a symbol of utmost quality and British excellence.
The Crown Collection brings to life archive and historic scents, reimagined for the modern day perfume connoisseur.
Searching through the Crown Perfumery Company archives Clive Christian Perfume has researched some of the most infamous scents from this revolutionary British perfume house; loved by the aristocracy, politicians, artists and actors of the Victorian era and beyond.
New fragrances inspired by the archives are reinventing timeless fragrances that shook the world of perfume as far back as 1872, whilst remaining true to the Clive Christian traditions of concentration, complexity and a dedication to using the finest ingredients.
The Addictive Arts Collection is a craven rush of perfumed pleasure, inviting you to step deeper into a secret underworld of hedonistic decadence with fragrances inspired by the illicit ingredients used in the Victorian England. With bottles of cobalt blue symbolic of poison in the Victorian era, the hypnotic bottle with 25% perfume concentration envelop the wearer in hedonism and perfection, blending ingredients such as Jasmine, Ylang-Ylang and Cinnamon with Narcotic Narcissus.
It’s the after-dark face of Clive Christian perfumes, transporting you into a different world, channeling unique perfume accords crafted through a pioneering perfume technology, untraceable and bespoke to Clive Christian.
Unchanged since its launch in 1999, the Original Collection was the inaugural debut of Clive Christian Perfume and our vision to create the world’s finest perfumes. Discover the range of six opulent perfumes, exploring precious notes of Bergamot, Rose de Mai, Patchouli, Cedarwood in some of our most loved perfumes.
The vibrant 1872 pair is an ode to the Crown archives, the sensual X pair is a love story in perfume containing exotic and aphrodisiacal ingredients and the opulent No1 perfumes are crafted using the finest and most exquisite ingredients.
The Private Collection is a striking suite of perfumes that celebrate the extraordinary moments of a life’s work brought to vivid life. From Woody leathers to floral chypres and into gourmande orientals, this collection is an ode to memories written in perfume using rare and precious ingredients form across the globe.
The perfumes have been categorised primarily in the heavy oriental and floral families as per their dominant accord, offering an array of different notes to surprise and delight with a concentration of 20% for a longevity of 8 hours or more.