CARTHUSIA Mediterraneo Scented Candle - 190gm
Carthusia's Mediterraneo Scented Candle is a sunny fragrance that blends the classical pristine freshness of lemon leaves with the youthful and sparkling tones of green tea, bergamot and tangerine. Presented in a box with a typical Caprese window, which lets you catch a glimpse of the contents inside.
Exclusively imported and distributed by Saison.
Top notes: wild mint, lemon, eucalyptus, aromatic litsea, red thyme, bergamot
Heart notes: jasmine, cardamom, wild flowers, tangerine, green tea
Base notes: white musk
‐ Olfactory family: citrus
‐ Frosted glass engraved vessel
‐ Made in Italy
Capri, the Italian island of dreams has been an enchanting oasis since Roman times. Its natural beauty, sunny climate and innate glamour are legendary. In 1380 the Father Prior of the Monastery of St. Giacomo made Queen Giovanna D’ Angio’ a flower arrangement with the most beautiful island flowers. The water was not changed for three days, and the Prior noticed that the water had acquired a beautiful fragrance. This became the first perfume of Capri. Forgotten and re-discovered in 1948, the Monastery with permission of the Pope, revealed the recipe to a chemist, who created the smallest fragrance laboratory in the world and called it ‘Carthusia’. Today the perfume tradition continues and limited production ensures the same methods used by the Carthusian monks are respected.
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