Trend alert: Reinterpreting classics

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Just in time for the holidays, Mugler Les Exceptions is an exclusive luxury fragrance collection that captures Thierry Mugler’s unique, sensual, and visionary alternative to traditional perfumery.

The fragrance collection was created in France by renowned ‘noses’ Olivier Polge and Jean-Christophe Herault” to “reinterpret and magnify the great blends of traditional fine perfumery, transporting them into the future with original, improbable yet exceptional notes.”

The distinctive art-deco design bottles are stunning and exactly the type of item that would delight style mavens.

Thierry Mugler is known for original, standout fragrance. Thierry Mugler Angel, launched in 1992, is considered a classic and iconic fragrance that is still worn by many women.

Mugler Les Exceptions consists of five new fragrances. Each is “a new and original interpretation”.

Chyprissime contains notes of bergamot, oak moss, cistus labdanum, patchouli, and pear.

Supra Floral is a blend of hyacinth, amber, and oud. This  is a light but “smoky” floral.

Fougère Furieuse is fresh and exotic with notes of geranium, oak moss, bergamot, coumarin, amber, and neroli.  Fougère Furieuse is an exotic “green” with a kiss of the East as it dries down to oak moss and amber. It is

Over the Musk is a sexy blend of ambrette seed and musk. This is a light musk with an unexpectedly sweet dry-down.

Oriental Express is a unique take on this category with notes of bergamot, sandalwood, vanilla, ‘carrot core,’ and carrot seed. This is the category of fragrance I wear. Oriental Express has a soft sweet dry-down to a sandalwood-vanilla nose.

If you are looking for a new fragrance, one of these might be perfect to add to your own “Signature Collection” – just in time for holiday fetes.

Each bottle is priced at $225.