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Estée Lauder to buy Editions de Parfums Frederic Malle (updated)

07th November, 2014

Estée Lauder are on a niche splurge. After the announcement that the company are acquiring Le Labo, it has been reported by WWD that Lauder are to buy Editions de Parfums Frederic Malle.Editions de Parfums was founded by Frederic Malle in 2000. Malle curated a collection of critically acclaimed fragrances, which highlighted the names of t…

Frederic Malle's West Village NYC store opens tomorrow, June 6th. + Eau de Magnolia video

05th June, 2014

June 6th 2014 sees the opening of Fréderic Malle's second New York perfumery in Greenwich Avenue. The store will open exactly 14 years after his first store in Paris. Malle worked with architect, Stephen Holl. Images: Adrian GaultMalle is intending to use the same tactic he uses with perfumers, with architects. He says:The success of Edi…

Ropion creates Frederic Malle's Joyeux Noel candle

19th December, 2013

Available now is Frederic Malle's Joyeux Noel candle, which Malle developed with perfumer Dominique Ropion. The candle contains notes of cinnamon, pine, amber and cotton candy. Malle says:A few years ago, Dominique Ropion had made a sketch of this unique December scent. We decided to polish it, and make it even more comfortable, diffusive…


Frederic Malle creates limited editions based on 140 years of Liberty designs

14th November, 2013

Frederic Malle is celebrating 5 years of his range being available at Liberty by creating limited edition packaging based on 140 years of Liberty fabric and wallpaper designs. As part of the celebrations, Malle will be making an appearance in Liberty next week. Malle says:My idea was to use my natural ability to link fragrances and colour…

A chance to see Frederic Malle in London (updated)

12th November, 2013

To celebrate the 5th Anniversary of the debut of Editions de Parfums at Liberty, and to unveil a very exciting new collaboration with the legendary retailer, Monsieur Frederic Malle will be making a personal appearance at the Regent St store on Nov 20thCome and meet the man responsible for some of the greatest contemporary perfumes and …

Frédéric Malle launches sampler coffrets

20th October, 2012

Frederic Malle has released three sampler coffret sets which enable consumers to discover part, or all of his line. One set contains the complete collection* of fragrances, while the other two are aimed at men or women. The sets are available now in Printemps Beauté, Paris and the company’s three Parisian stores. "A nice way to offer your…

Frederic Malle launches Carnal Flower hair mist

02nd July, 2012

"Haven't you ever dreamt of sharing the scent of Carnal Flower by simply waving your hair?" ask Editions de Parfums Frederic Malle who have launched a hair mist of the fragrance. They continue, saying it is "Lighter than the perfume itself, the new Carnal Flower hair mist allows you to use the torrid scent in a lighter fashion."The fragra…

Book Review: On Perfume Making by Frederic Malle

by Thomas Dunckley, 29th June, 2012

Despite its beauty, insight and glory On Perfume Making feels more like a company brochure, albeit a rather fabulous one, rather than a book that adds something new and exciting to the world of perfume-based literature. Its price and size, both of which are relatively large by most people’s standards, are also set to alienate it from tho…

Frederic Malle launches candle range at Barneys - with personal appearances

by Grant Osborne, 30th September, 2010

Barneys New York have announced the launch of Frederic Malle's new home fragrance candle collection. Malle will be making personal appearances at select Barneys New York stores over the next few weeks to introduce the line. Barneys will be the only specialty retailer to carry the collection in the U.S. The candles will be available i…