Tom Ford is an American-born perfumer. Already small, he stood out from the others. Indeed, he hated football, country, cowboys and even John Wayne! In short, he was very different from other Americans of his age. On the other hand, he already adored above all the smells and especially that of vanilla. Also, his destiny seemed all mapped out and he really became a perfumer. Today, it is one of the most renowned on the planet and each of its new scent releases is particularly eagerly awaited. Also, 2016 will not be outdone and will soon see the all-new Neroli Portofino Acqua appear, a fragrance announced as being decidedly fresh.
The variation of a fragrance from the Private Blend collection
Neroli Portofino Acqua will be a revisit of the Neroli Portofino fragrance from 2007. In this case, this juice comes from the Private Blend collection. The latter had come to life when Tom Ford launched his store in the heart of New York. Indeed, before creating his own reason, Tom Ford had worked for major brands such as Yves Saint-Laurent, Estée Lauder or even Gucci. He had the opportunity to make his first olfactory experiences there and to discover sumptuous raw materials. Thus, these last gave birth to many creative ideas. However, many projects were aborted along the way because they were deemed either too expensive or not “mainstream” enough. However, Tom Ford kept them in the back of his mind and decided to pursue these creations when he launched his own brand. As he puts it so well: “Private Blend is my perfume laboratory; it is the place where I can create original, unique fragrances freed from the usual conventions of perfumery. Private Blend has been created with real fragrance lovers in mind. It is therefore in this context that Neroli Portofino Acqua was born. Also, its new version should not fail to amaze us either and is presented as being a digest of the personality of Tom Ford and in particular of his dynamism.
The invigorating scent of Neroli Portofino Acqua
The first version of Neroli Portofinowas sparkling with freshness. It was an aromatic citrus created by perfumer Rodrigo Flores-Roux. His ambition was to take us to the heart of Italy, more precisely to the city of Portofino. This name alone is enough to make us travel. It plunges us into a heavenly place that makes the whole world dream. You just have to close your eyes to see yourself surrounded by colorful mansions bordering the shores of the Mediterranean in turquoise tones. Moreover, it is no coincidence that Tom Ford chose this hypnotic color for his bottle. However, on the occasion of the release of the new Neroli Portofino Acqua, it is slightly revisited. In this case, it is seen with a frosted glass as if to suggest that it contains extreme freshness.
Tom Ford is a particularly renowned perfumer whose unparalleled expertise has won him numerous awards during his career. Already small, he had a very pronounced taste for smells. He even says that he guessed the arrival of the storm just from the ambient scent which he described as being dusty, sharp, and as charged with a scent of pine resin. Also, in 2016, he will once again give us the opportunity to discover his talent since he will soon be offering the revisiting of one of his existing fragrances from the Private Blend collection. The newcomer is heralded as being particularly fresh and will be called Neroli Portofino Acqua.
A fragrance from the Private Blend collection
Private Blend is a scented collection that appeared in 2007 and has toured the world. It presents in this case unisex scents imbued with the personality of Tom Ford. But where did the idea for such a range of perfumes come from? For many years, Tom Ford worked for major French and Italian brands such as Gucci, Yves Saint-Laurent or Estée Lauder. It is in the heart of their workshops that Tom Ford discovered many scents and very beautiful raw materials. He had the opportunity to make many olfactory experiences always giving rise to more inspiration. Also, he explored many creative avenues for new perfumes but many projects were cut short. Depending on the creative houses, they were sometimes not “mainstream” enough or much too expensive to produce. However, Tom Ford had not said his last word and decided to launch these essences dear to his heart when he created his own store in New York on Madisson Avenue. This is how the Private Blend collection saw the appearance of 12 essences, including Neroli Portofino. Also, after nine successful years, Tom Ford decided to revisit the latter to make it even fresher. This is how Neroli Portofino Acqua will soon appear. Also, after nine successful years, Tom Ford decided to revisit the latter to make it even fresher. This is how Neroli Portofino Acqua will soon appear. Also, after nine successful years, Tom Ford decided to revisit the latter to make it even fresher. This is how Neroli Portofino Acqua will soon appear.
Neroli Portofino Acqua, a maritime scent
As its name suggests, Neroli Portofino Acqua takes us to Italy and more precisely to the heart of the city of Portofino. This name alone is enough to make our senses travel and take us to a world of breathtaking beauty that makes the whole world dream. In addition, its scent plunges us directly to the seaside, like its sublime turquoise-colored bottle evoking the sea waves. This mixed essence makes you want to travel and is intended for cheerful and sparkling personalities. The original juice was made by perfumer Rodrigo Flores-Roux. It was an aromatic citrus. Also, in order to make this scent even fresher, the new Neroli Portofino Acqua has focused on citrus. The latter illuminate everything from the top notes to its wake. This perfume is a true concentrate of joie de vivre. In addition, its freshness seems to be ideal for hot summer days. In this case, it is absolutely not heady. However, don’t get me wrong and don’t think that Neroli Portofino Acqua lacks character. It contains all the soul of the Tom Ford house, you might as well say that it is full of temperament!