Jean Patou is an iconic French designer who had a profound effect on style and fashion at the turn of the 20th century. In the 1920s he launched his perfume line with the help of expert perfumer Henri Alméras, who over a 13-year career created 10 different fragrances for Jean Patou, including the world-famous perfume "Joy," which is considered to be “one of the greatest fragrances created” as well as “a landmark example of the floral genre in perfumery.”
It’s now your turn to discover the world-famous perfumes of Jean Patou and go behind-the-scenes on an exclusive visit to the confidential laboratory where generations of perfumers have worked. You’ll learn about Jean Patou and how he transitioned from fashion to fragrance; and you’ll get to meet the master perfumer of the laboratory who continues to develop new perfumes while continuing the traditions of the iconic brand. You’ll get to see the basics of how perfume is made and the wide variety of fine materials that are carefully combined and tested to create the perfect perfumes.
Finally, you’ll be invited into the welcoming luxury boutique, where you’ll get to sample the various perfumes for yourself; and you’ll get to take home a 30mL/1oz bottle of perfume of your choosing from a selection of Jean Patou’s finest fragrances. Discover the story and inner workings behind the elegance and allure of this iconic brand; and take one of the perfumes with you to keep your chic Parisian experience alive, even back at home.