The story of Versace is the story of a man with a tragic destiny, Gianni Versace. From the start, Versace’s bold style was immediately acclaimed. The Versace fashion house opened in 1978, and the success was dazzling. Big stars like Madonna will call on Versace. Unfortunately, Gianni Versace is broke in full glory since he dies assassinated in front of his home in July 1997. His sister Donatella and his brother, Santo, will then take over the reins of the company. Among the greatest olfactory successes of the brand, we note Cristal Noir, Yellow Diamant, Dylan Blue, the man or even Eros.
Eros, the god of love
The powerful notes of Eros Versace
In 2013, the Versace brand presented Eros. Directly out of Greek mythology, you should know that Eros is none other than the God of love. Also called Cupid, Eros is immortal is also the youngest and most beautiful of all gods. Cupid is often depicted with wings and an arrow. Eros transports us to the heart of an ancient, ancestral, and majestic Rome. The Eros man is strong, proud and daring. Mysterious, the Eros man will not hesitate to push his limits.
The composition takes off on the freshness of mint, Calabrian lemon, and green apple. The heart combines Venezuelan tonka bean, ambroxan and geranium. The trail is sensual thanks to the presence of vanilla, cedar wood, vetiver and oak moss.
Eros for Women, the legendary couple from Versace
Eternal love in the heart of Eros for Women
A year after the success of Eros, Versace presents its female counterpart, Eros pour Femme. The Eros woman extends this Greco-Roman universe, thus symbolizing a new myth. Éros pour Femme express is a fragrance that expresses the overflowing passion of Eros, when he meets his true love. For Donatella Versace, “ Eros pour Femme is the absolute expression of power and seduction, from the captivating fragrance to the elegance of the bottle, including the countryside with Lara Stone”. Versace reveals here the love of Cupid for his wife, an eternal love.
The composition begins with the freshness of Calabrian lemon, bergamot, and pomegranate seeds. The heart is most luminous and combines the infusion of jasmine with jasmine absolute. This is combined with lemon blossoms and peonies for a more feminine look. The base associates ambroxan, white musks with an accord of precious woods. The bottle follows the mythological codes of Versace DNA. In fact, we find the iconic jellyfish in relief in the center of the bottle, as well as Greco-Roman motifs engraved on the outline which transmit their astonishing personality to the composition.
Eros for Women Eau de Toilette, feminine and so light
A feminine concentrate loaded with freshness, Eros for Women Eau de Toilette
Halfway between woman and goddess, Eros Femme Eau de Toilette remains the embodiment of Greek mythology. Just as attractive as its eldest, the Eros Eau de Toilette woman stands out for its freshness and dynamism. The mythological-looking setting is still present, as is the iconic jellyfish. Legend has it that this would transform anyone who meets their gaze into a stone statue … The edges of its bottle are covered with Greco-Roman motifs, reminiscent of those found on the columns of temples. The color of the bottle remains golden, but in a much more transparent way than for the Eau de Parfum.
The composition will take off on fruity and sweet tones such as tangerine, Sicilian lemon, raspberry and blackcurrant. The heart associates jasmine, always present, with magnolia, freesia and orange blossom for maximum luminosity. Finally, the base combines ambroxan, white musks and patchouli.
True star of the house of Versace, Eros harmoniously combines love and Greek mythology. The variations are dazzling with truth, and particularly elegant. Male or female version, Eros, also called Cupid, symbolizes eternal love, the true, the unique.