Best known for his phenomenal accomplishment of classic scent Fracas in 1947, created by highly celebrated nose Germaine Cellier, Robert Piguet achieved international cult status since, known for his ability to create the most elegant of fragrances with the most legendary perfumers of his generation.
One of the legendary figures of haute couture, renowned for his fashion genius, Robert Piguet was the visionary who shared his skill with designers who would become some of the most esteemed of all time including Hubert de Givenchy, Christian Dior, Pierre Balmain and Marc Bohan. Dior personally credits Piguet for teaching him the “virtues of simplicity through which true elegance must come.”
Piguet opened his fashion house in the Rue de Cirque in 1933, having completed his training at two of the most important fashion houses of the Twentieth century. There he became know for the delicacy and reserve of his morning and afternoon dresses, a certain flamboyance of colour in clothes for evening and for the perfect cut of his thin grey flannel suits, every collection a reflection of his infallible eye, refined simplicity and the quality that most defined Piguet; elegance. In style. In character. In inspiration.
Known for their particular feel and characteristic of his trademarks, Robert Piguet fragrances adhere to his philosophy of good taste, true luxury, a horror of commonplace and an innate sense of seduction – They are true classics of timeless beauty and value that endure far beyond season and trend.