Bal D Afrique EDP by Byredo
Concentration: Eau de Parfum
Size: 100 ml
Bal D'Afrique is a new kind of perfume for a new era. Its hip, elegant and playful. It's strength avant garde imagery makes for a truly interactive experience where the more you play with it the more you'll love it. Bal d'Afrique by Byredo is a Amber Woody fragrance for women and men. Bal d'Afrique was launched in 2009. The nose behind this fragrance is Jerome Epinette. A lustrous balance of elegancy and mystery, evocative of the most Vivid African sunsets.
Bal D'Afrique is a new fragrance created by the house of Byredo, named after a festival held in Dakar, Senegal. Bal D'Afrique's scent is warm and passionate. It opens with fresh notes of lemon and bergamot, which are soon followed by African orange flower. A heart of violet introduces the spicy notes of jasmine before cedar, cyclamen and vetiver are blended to create the softly rounded base.
Invoking the spirit of a bygone era, Byredo's Bal D'Afrique Parfum is a warm and romantic fragrance. It feels like a beautifully crafted letter from a lover to their partner. In this case though it is a comforting letter from Paris, in the late 20's and its infatuation with African culture, art, music and dance. The intense life, the excess and euphoria is illustrated by Bal d'Afrique's
About The Brand:
The company Byredo was founded by Ben Gorham in Stockholm in Sweden in 2006. Guided by the belief that perfume is an art form, Byredo strives to change the perception of perfume as purely functional, turning it into an experience. With all of its scents composed by Ben Gorham himself, the line consists of avant-garde accords that share a common signature of smoothness and ease.
Born out of a shared passion for fragrance and design, Byredo creates original perfumes inspired by art and style. Natural oils, absolutes and resins are at the heart of each fragrance, produced in small quantities using selected ingredients and precious raw materials.
Byredo is one of niche perfumery's most visionary brands. With a focus on purity and minimalism, the brand's gorgeous bottle designs quickly became just as covetable as its elegantly crafted scents. From signature favorites like Gypsy Water and Rose of No Man's Land to rare finds like L'Essence de Jerome Epinette, the line boasts an exquisite range of scents that you'll want to wear over and over again.
Top Notes: Amalfi Lemon, Tagetes, Black Currant, Bergamot and African Orange flower
Middle Notes: Violet, Cyclamen and Jasmine
Base Notes: Vetiver, Amber, Musk and Virginia Cedar