Houbigant - Quelques Fleurs - Jardin Secret

HoubigantQuelques Fleurs - Jardin Secret

145,00 €
145,00 € per 100 ml

including 19% VAT., no shipping costs

There are variations of this item. Please select the variation you wish.

You may also like

Editions de Parfums Frederic Malle - Iris Poudre

Editions de Parfums Frederic MalleIris Poudre

starting from 165,00 € *
330,00 € per 100 ml
1907 - Beneath the Surface - Genevieve

1907Beneath the Surface - Genevieve

180,00 € *
360,00 € per 100 ml
Lubin - Princesses De Malabar

LubinPrincesses De Malabar

starting from 102,00 € *
204,00 € per 100 ml
Amouage - Lyric Woman

AmouageLyric Woman

335,00 € *
335,00 € per 100 ml
Clive Christian - Noble Collection - Magnolia

Clive ChristianNoble Collection - Magnolia

495,00 € *
990,00 € per 100 ml
1907 - Beneath the Surface - Mon âme

1907Beneath the Surface - Mon âme

180,00 € *
360,00 € per 100 ml
Houbigant - Iris des Champs

HoubigantIris des Champs

145,00 € *
145,00 € per 100 ml
Houbigant - Quelques Fleurs

HoubigantQuelques Fleurs

starting from 65,00 € *
216,67 € per 100 ml
The Vagabond Prince - Swan Princess

The Vagabond PrinceSwan Princess

180,00 € *
180,00 € per 100 ml

Head Notes
Bergamot, Mandarin, Neroli (Orange Blossom)
Heart Notes
Magnolia, Narcissus, Rose, Neroli (Orange Blossom), Jasmine, Iris, Ylang - Ylang
Base Notes
Sandalwood, Ambrette (Angelika Seeds), Musk, Musk

Houbigant - Quelques Fleurs - Jardin Secret

Warm - sensual - floral-powdery

The Inspiration

Composed by wunderkind Luca Maffei, Houbigant's 2017 Quelques Fleurs Jardin Secret is a wonderful update on the classic Quelques Fleurs, a scent that Princess Diana famously wore for her wedding and thereafter. Maffei brings the buttery floral template into modern times by dressing it up with a cool, bitter haze of orris butter, a silvery essence that elevates the composition and gives it a royal remoteness. Bracketed by a concerto of bright citrus notes on top and calm, powdered woods below, the orris spreads its calm, icy splendour over a heart of green narcissus, creamy magnolia, and tender roses from Grasse. It feels classic yet modern, a perfect marriage of cool, powdery notes and warm, buttery floral accords that will make you swoon.

The Scent

Quelques Fleurs Jardin Secret is an Eau de Parfum that seeks to recreate on your skin the feeling of being in a sunny garden: picture a pretty and relatively formal one attached to a castle or country manor. The bergamot, mandarin, and neroli top notes create a burst of bitter freshness that gives the garden a faintly Mediterranean feel, but the lush roses, magnolia, and daffodils in the heart make us think of the sunlit hills and vales of Grasse. Buttery ylang-ylang and orange blossom warm the scent with their generously sweet, indolic roundness.

The iris brings a chill touch of rooty powder and the suggestion of a lady's glove, a fine grey one made in the artisanal workshops lining the Ponte Vecchio in Florence. By the time the sensual base of musks and sandalwood comes around, we are already in deep bliss, drinking in the beauty of a floral garden in full bloom. We find this scent to be a perfectly-judged expression of feminity, with its warm-but-cool, sweet-but-icy, musky-but-floral contradictions and counter-balances.

Why buying on Essenza Nobile?
Premium Sample Service incl. Cashback
Orders with items in original Size receive 3 Free Samples with a value of 20€. If you buy samples and purchase the original size later, the sample price will be credited. Automatically.
Free Gift Wrapping
Does your order contain a present? We offer a free gift wrapping service for your orders. Try it out and receive your items in the most glamorous & lovely way possible. Flawless.
We are focused on You
We are spoiling our customers with an extra-ordinary service - our customers receive great shopping & service benefits on-top. We love to make things happen for you. In excellence.
Secure online shopping
Our online store is based on modern and secure technologies - we ensure that your sensitive data will be transferred and stored secure. Better safe than sorry. Always.


Based on 1 Customer Reviews.

Share your experience with other customers: