Platinum Leather pairs clay aromas of refined fibers with the allure of a sumptuous Arab evening that leaves an indelible mark, recreating its captivating radiance. Traditional and contemporary, raw and luxurious: contradictions converge in this fragrant synthesis of the Carolina Herrera style.
JUXTAPOSITION OF TRADITION & MODERNITY:
Formulated by Perfumer Amandine Clerc Marie under the artistic direction of Carolina Herrera de Baez, Platinum Leather fractures the standard use of leather into conflicting shards. The outcome is a contemporary, yet very sensual darkness where sweetness is merely an accent. The overall tension between woody, and smoky strokes manages to strengthen its chilly elegance. A juxtaposition where the luxurious Jasmine Sambac harmonizes with the sensuality of Leather around which everything happens.
When fashion designer Carolina Herrera created her signature fragrance from a sensual and heady blend of jasmine and tuberose, she noted its scent brought back memories of warm summer nights under the Caracas sky. A decade later, it still ignites thoughts of summer nights. But it also recalls a wonderful dinner party two months ago, and last night's gala. "This fragrance is a constant in my life," she says. "It is the only scent I have worn for 10 years. It is a distinct part of me.