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The Burgins Perfumery range is second to none, with thousands of perfume products in stock. We also offer in-house Fragrance specialists who can advise on the right perfumes, scents or body products.

Carven

Carmen de Tommasso, born in 1909, founded the company Carven in 1945. Setting up shop near Champs Elysées in Paris, she focused on fragrances, accessories, and fashion, for petite women. Her elegant fashion creations were very feminine and were inspired by travel. By the end of the 1960s Carven also sold menswear and a jewellery collection.

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Carmen de Tommasso, born in 1909, founded the company Carven in 1945. Setting up shop near Champs Elysées in Paris, she focused on fragrances, accessories, and fashion, for petite women. Her elegant fashion creations were very feminine and were inspired by travel. By the end of the 1960s Carven also sold menswear and a jewellery collection.

The first fragrance under the brand name of Carven, Ma Griffe, was launched in 1946. The green chypre with floral notes has been a favourite for more than 60 years. The composition centers around aldehydes, gardenia, green notes, asafoetida, clary sage and citruses, orris, orange blossom, orris root, jasmine, ylang-ylang, lily-of-the-valley and rose, labdanum, sandalwood, cinnamon, musk, benzoin, oakmoss, vetiver and styrax.

Carven's first fragrance for men, Vetiver, was launched in 1957. The original composition was a woody-chypre one with dominant notes of lavender, mandarin orange, clary sage, petit grain, lemon, carnation, sandalwood, orris root, jasmine, vetiver, cedar, bergamot, amber, musk, oakmoss and myrrh.

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