Perfume Directory

Bois d'Argent (2004)
by Christian Dior

Advertisement

Bois d'Argent information

Year of Launch2004
GenderMasculine
AvailabilityIn Production
Average Rating
(based on 289 votes)

People and companies

HouseChristian Dior
PerfumerAnnick Menardo
PerfumerFrançois Demachy
PackagingHedi Slimane
Parent CompanyLVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton

About Bois d'Argent

Originally part of a collection of three scents in the Dior Homme Cologne range [Eau Noire, Cologne Blanche and Bois D'Argent], designed by Hedi Slimane.

Bois d'Argent fragrance notes

  1. Top Notes
  2. Heart Notes
  3. Base notes

Reviews of Bois d'Argent

Woody, powdery-balsamic creation that defies instant classification and comparison to other scents.

Bois d'Argent is iris-heavy, followed by the resinous medicinal smokiness of myrrh, and thereafter a merry-go-round of amber semi-sweetness, cypress, patchouli, honey, vanilla...and on towards a finish typical of chypre fragrances.

Decent sillage and okay longevity, a nice wear for men.
21st October, 2018
Bd'A is an iris and wood scent that I found intriguing for about ten minutes, then it began to fade rapidly to where it was completely gone within thirty minutes. I even tried it on clothes and it disappeared there as well. I reapplied the sample again and same result. I'd say more if I could, but it didn't last long enough. Seemed nice, but then???

Grossly unacceptable at Privee prices. A deserved Thumbs Down!
01st December, 2017
Sharp, powdery, gives me a direct headache. I am grateful to have gotten this sample for free, but it indeed gave me a sharp headache at the first whiff 2.
Like the other reviewers have stated, I am big getting any honey or iris, more powder.
It's hit and miss with Dior, and the best to me in the line is Fahrenheit and Dior Homme (and its versions). Otherwise, I typically stay away.
29th July, 2017
Got to give a thumbs up for the scent but the performance since the reform really disappoints. A wonderful milky honey powdery scent quite feminine but not to the extent it's unwearable for men. I love Iris in scents and this is a masterpiece. 7/10 with performance in mind
26th July, 2017
My most worn fragrance for a reason. I find the overall personality of Bois d'Argent more interesting than the individual notes. It really gives off a sophisticated vibe, subtle, warm, airy. Somehow the scent really makes itself known, without pushing itself forward as a "cologne"; almost like the scent of someone's skin. Usually I hate to characterize a fragrance as "smelling expensive", but I have to make an exception for this fragrance.

I get compliments consistently. Goes well for work, formal, night out - you name it. If I could only keep three fragrances in my collection and get rid of the rest, this would easily be among those three.

P.S. For some unknown reason, I hated the fragrance the first two or three times I wore it, then took a break, came back, and everything flipped.
02nd June, 2017 (last edited: 17th December, 2018)
Very subtle fragrance. Understated in a word. Warm sweet, not really honey, more like a bag of pipe tobacco sweet. Not a summer fragrance, ok for winter. Limited sillage/projection, reminds me of a Penhaligons, or a VERY watered down Montale Red Aoud.
13th May, 2017

Add your review of Bois d'Argent

You need to be logged in to add a review

Shop for Bois d'Argent products online

Search for on eBay

Christian Dior BOIS D'ARGENT Privee Collection 2ml EDP Parfum Spray sample NICHE

$10.99
End Date: Monday Feb-18-2019 15:58:58 PST
Buy It Now for only: $10.99
Buy It Now | Add to watch list


Christian Dior BOIS D'ARGENT Privee Collection 4ml EDP Parfum Spray sample NICHE

$20.99 (0 Bids)
End Date: Monday Feb-18-2019 18:43:02 PST
Bid now | Add to watch list


CHRISTIAN DIOR BOIS D'ARGENT 250 ml/8.4 oz PERFUME 

$345.00
End Date: Tuesday Feb-19-2019 16:21:36 PST
Buy It Now for only: $345.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list


Christian Dior BOIS D'ARGENT Privee Collection 3ml EDP Parfum Spray sample NICHE

$14.99
End Date: Tuesday Feb-19-2019 18:06:39 PST
Buy It Now for only: $14.99
Buy It Now | Add to watch list


Christian Dior BOIS D'ARGENT Privee Collection 6ml EDP Parfum Spray sample 5ml

$24.99
End Date: Tuesday Feb-19-2019 18:21:35 PST
Buy It Now for only: $24.99
Buy It Now | Add to watch list


Christian Dior BOIS D'ARGENT Privee Collection 12ml EDP Parfum Spray sample 10ml

$34.99
End Date: Tuesday Feb-19-2019 18:27:16 PST
Buy It Now for only: $34.99
Buy It Now | Add to watch list


CHRISTIAN DIOR Bois D'Argent Mini 7.5 ml Splash bottle (Free shipping)

$39.99
End Date: Wednesday Feb-20-2019 4:55:05 PST
Buy It Now for only: $39.99
Buy It Now | Add to watch list


Bois d'Argent eau de parfum - Christian Dior - FREE SHIPPING

$440.00
End Date: Wednesday Feb-20-2019 15:00:50 PST
Buy It Now for only: $440.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list


Christian Dior BOIS D'ARGENT Privee Collection 6ml EDP Parfum Spray sample 5ml

$24.99 (0 Bids)
End Date: Thursday Feb-21-2019 9:54:21 PST
Bid now | Add to watch list


Brand New Bois d'Argent Christian Dior 7.5 ml / 0.25 oz Miniature House Sample

$29.99
End Date: Thursday Feb-21-2019 10:21:14 PST
Buy It Now for only: $29.99
Buy It Now | Add to watch list


Brand New Bois d'Argent Christian Dior 7.5 ml / 0.25 oz Miniature House Sample

$29.99
End Date: Thursday Feb-21-2019 10:22:20 PST
Buy It Now for only: $29.99
Buy It Now | Add to watch list


Christian Dior Bois D’Argent Unisex Cologne 125ml New

$199.99 (0 Bids)
End Date: Sunday Feb-24-2019 14:02:48 PST
Bid now | Add to watch list


Christian Dior Pure Oil By Niche Perfume Oils,Free of Alcohol choose your size 2

$19.99
End Date: Sunday Feb-24-2019 14:32:23 PST
Buy It Now for only: $19.99
Buy It Now | Add to watch list


Christian Dior Pure Oil By Niche Perfume Oils,Free of Alcohol choose your size 2

$39.99
End Date: Sunday Feb-24-2019 14:32:23 PST
Buy It Now for only: $39.99
Buy It Now | Add to watch list


Christian Dior Pure Oil By Niche Perfume Oils,Free of Alcohol choose your size 2

$65.99
End Date: Sunday Feb-24-2019 14:32:23 PST
Buy It Now for only: $65.99
Buy It Now | Add to watch list


Member images of Bois d'Argent

There are no member images of Bois d'Argent yet. Why not be the first?

You need to log in or register to upload images

Private Notes

You need to be logged in (or register here) to use Private Notes.

Advertisement

Advertisement