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Madame Rochas (original) (1960)
by Rochas


Madame Rochas (original) information

Year of Launch1960
Average Rating
(based on 64 votes)

People and companies

PerfumerGuy Robert
PackagingHélène Rochas
Parent CompanyInter Parfums
Parent Company at launchRoussel-Uclaf

About Madame Rochas (original)

Madame Rochas (original) is a feminine perfume by Rochas. The scent was launched in 1960 and the fragrance was created by perfumer Guy Robert. The bottle was designed by Hélène Rochas

Reviews of Madame Rochas (original)

This one is a strange fragrance, in a good way. At first too strong and loud, but an hour later it becomes absolutely soft and feminine, so pretty. Simple and classic.
28th November, 2015
unfortunately discontinued.
floral aldehyd.excellent, well balanced and orchestrated perfume.
sophisticated,feminine and very french.nice bottle.
22nd February, 2011
This was my first "grown up" scent in the 60's and remains a favorite. Classic floral, crisply elegant and smoothly blended it has always been a perfect daytime scent for me. I'm a sucker for Bulgarian rose & jasmine; the iris does not take front stage on me, and the sandalwood and cedar give it a comforting base note. Though reformulated I'm told, the current version smells no different to me than the original. Inspired by Chanel No 5 with many of the same notes - they are nothing alike, on me.

MR has a cleaner feel to it; very white gloves and tailored suit, but with softly ruffled blouse beneath.
17th November, 2007
kaori Show all reviews
United States
I fell in love & treasure this perfume.
19th January, 2007
Madame Rochas is the archetypal French floral: overtly feminine, lush, complex, beautiful, and refined. It is similar in style to Arpege, but more powdery and less woody in the drydown. My husband says "soap" (probably the powder, and his less-sophisticated nose), but to me this is a classic romantic fragrance.
06th December, 2005

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