Monks attributed aphrodisiac qualities to certain plants and herbs that they cultivated in their monastery gardens. They concocted mysterious love potions from them, the formulas of which were anxiously kept secret for a long time. Sous le Manteau brings the recipes they discovered in 19th century writings back to life, and to the present day.
Fontaine Royale is a powdery, floral perfume that carries you on shimmering wave tops to unexpected encounters. The vaporous mist of the moment breaks into a whirlwind of pleasure, delight and possibilities.
Olivia Bransbourg, co-founder of the brand, on Fontaine Royale (in French):
bergamot, jasmine, orris, rose, geranium, sandalwood, cedarwood, musk, ambrette, styrax resin, cistus, vanilla CO2 abs.