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      The story behind       

      "A local tinctorial wood once widely used in Europe to colour fabrics red, 'brasil wood' gave its name to the country. With its power of suggestion, 'bois de braise' sparked my imagination and I chose paprika, a Brazilian pepper, to illustrate it. By mixing and matching, and using an iris-reseda-pepper association, I recreated its scent, which is more secretive and discreet than its taste."  Jean-Claude Ellena
      Hermessence is a collection of sober and intense olfactory poems. Nature is reinvented, to original effect. Raw materials are transcended. The collection symbolises creative freedom, a highly individual writing style, encapsulating the essence of the signature of a great house. Each Hermessence fragrance is available with our without a leather case.