The House of Cartier has discovered the true meaning of the number thirteen, a secret number of sacred powers, the emblem of secret knowledge.
Thirteen will be the number of fragrances to be released in Cartier’s newest collection, Les Heures du Parfum (The Hour of Perfume), exclusively at Saks Fifth Ave. Five of the collection’s scents were released in November of 2009, the remaining fragrances will be released in the future. The fragrance was created by Mathilde Laurent, Cartier’s in-house perfumer.
As a Cartier trademark, the new collection is encased in the traditional Cartier red box. Each bottle is engraved with the number it represents.
Be among the first to preview Cartier’s new collection of evocative fragrances, Les Heures du Pafum (The hour of Perfume), Saks Fifth Ave, Bal Harbour Shops, Miami, on January 14, 2010 from 2:oo pm to 6:00 pm. Tomas, Cartier’s Regional Director will be present.
The first five scents represents:
‘I’ or ‘L’Heure Promise’ (The Promising Hour; smells of iris and sandalwood)
‘VI’ or ‘L’Heure Brillante’ (The Shining Hour; notes of lemon and gin)
‘X’ or ‘L’Heure Folle’ (The Crazy Hour; blackcurrant and blueberry)
‘XII’ or ‘L’Heure Mystérieuse’ (The Mysterious Hour; jasmine and patchouli)
‘XIII’ or ‘La Treizième Heure’ (The Thirteenth Hour; narcissus and maté).
Each fragrance sells for $250 for 2.5 ounces. For more information, please call 305.865.1100, ext. 5432.
Saks Fifth Ave, Bal Harbour Shops
5400 Collins Ave
Bal Harbour, Fl