An aromatic unisex woody scent with black pepper, juniper berry and lavender, freshened by green bergamot and Sicilian lemon.
An undertone of amber, patchouli, and musk add a sensual warmth and dark edge.
1976 Eau de Parfum is a fragrance of juxtaposition in an era of light and shade. A fragrance of youth, where light and energy were born from a period of change in the late 20th century. A positive outlook from a generation claiming London for their own. Fashion, art, music and culture created a hub of style.
King's Road, Chelsea - Spring 1976. 'A memory from my early 20's, feeling a great sense of empowerment living in my first apartment. Alone yet surrounded by life, overlooking a hive of energy and evolution'.
"It was fun. A feeling of being free and expressive, and probably one of the most spontaneous times of my life."Shirlie Kemp - Model, Musician, Artist
The Fragrance Journals are a series of four unique Eau de Parfums, capturing the heart and soul of London throughout the decades of the 1920s, 1960s, 1970s and 1980s. Each fragrance weaves and knits its way through the fabric of a key moment, district, and culture of the time, bringing out a true reflection of a city which has the...
A FADED MEMORY
Paul Du Noyer - 1976
The summer of 1976 was long and hot, and London’s atmosphere seemed to crackle with an electrical charge. In May, David Bowie played six epoch-making shows at Wembley Arena, and the worlds of music and fashion and even politics felt primed for something new and explosive. What I needed to know was, where would it all kick off?
A few years...