Caron perfumes and colognes


Country: France
Main activity: Fragrances
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Parent company: Ales Groupe

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Parfums Caron is a legendary French perfume house founded by Ernest Daltroff in 1904. With no formal training as a perfumer, but with a love for perfume instilled by his mother and a very talented nose, Daltroff set about creating what would go on to be one of the most enduring and beloved perfumes houses in the history of the fragrance industry.

The story of Parfums Caron is a story of secret love. Daltroff hired a former dressmaker, Felicie Wanpouille, to be the company's artistic adviser. Wanpouille oversaw the company's bottle design and packaging, and played an integral part in the company's success. Wanpouille was Daltroff's muse, and Daltroff was rumored to be smitten with her but never formally declared his love for her. The pair's great success and tremendous ambition, as well as the emotional undercurrents in their personal and professional relationship, resulted in some of the 20th century's most innovative and beloved perfumes.

Narcisse Noir (1911) was the first scent from the house to gain notoriety. This iconic fragrance was later immortalized in the film "Sunset Boulevard," cradled in the hands of screen siren Gloria Swanson. N'Aimez Que Moi ("Love No One But Me") is said by some to be a secret expression of affection between Daltroff and Wanpouille. (It's 1916 release also made it appropriate for soldiers to give their sweethearts as a forget-me-not.) Tabac Blond, introduced in 1919, was designed for the new style of woman emerging at the time—one who wasn't afraid to flaunt social conventions of the day by smoking cigarettes in public.

Many are not as familiar with the other great product of this perfume house, a finely-milled luxury face powder, first introduced in the 1930s and still available today. The powder's manufacturing process is a closely-guarded secret.

With World War II and the Nazi's approaching, Daltroff, who was Jewish, fled to America to escape persecution, leaving Caron in Wanpouille's very capable hands. Daltroff never returned to Europe and passed away in 1947.

Wanpouille kept the house going, introducing new perfumes in collaboration with other perfumers and overseeing operations until her own death in 1967.

Patrick Alès purchased Caron in 1998, and Romain Alès runs the company today.

The house of Caron is unique in that it continues to offer the original creations of Ernest Daltroff, many of which are still produced in the same or similar packaging today. Alongside the classic creations are the fragrances of Caron's in-house perfumer for more than 30 years, Richard Fraysse.

Caron is also notable for offering beautiful refillable bottles of every size, with fragrances dispensed from beautiful Baccarat crystal fountains.

Designer Caron has 65 perfumes in our fragrance base. Caron is an old perfume house. The earliest edition was created in 1911 and the newest is from 192001. Caron fragrances were made in collaboration with perfumers Ernest Daltroff, Richard Fraysse, Dominique Ropion, Michel Morsetti, Gerard Lefort, Jean-Pierre Bethouart, William Fraysse and Vincent Marcello.

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perfume Acaciosa Acaciosa
1924 for women

perfume Acaciosa Parfum Acaciosa Parfum
1924 for women

perfume Accord 119 Accord 119
2011 for women

perfume Aimez - Moi Aimez - Moi
1996 for women

perfume Alpona Alpona
1939 for women

perfume Bellodgia Bellodgia
1927 for women

perfume Bellodgia Extrait Bellodgia Extrait
1927 for women

perfume Coup De Fouet Coup De Fouet
1954 for women

perfume Delire de Roses Delire de Roses
2011 for women

perfume Eau de Caron Eau de Caron
1980 for women

perfume Eau de Reglisse (Liquorice) Eau de Reglisse (Liquorice)
2006 for women and men

perfume Eaux de Caron Forte Eaux de Caron Forte
1999 for women and men

perfume Eaux de Caron Fraiche Eaux de Caron Fraiche
1997 for women

perfume Eaux de Caron Pure Eaux de Caron Pure
1996 for women and men

perfume En Avion En Avion
1932 for women

perfume Farnesiana Farnesiana
1947 for women

perfume Fleurs de Rocaille Fleurs de Rocaille
1934 for women

perfume Fleurs de Rocaille Fleurs de Rocaille
1934 for women

perfume French Cancan French Cancan
1936 for women

perfume Impact Pour Un Homme Impact Pour Un Homme
2005 for men

perfume Infini Infini
1970 for women

perfume Lady Caron Lady Caron
2000 for women

perfume Le 3` Homme de Caron Le 3` Homme de Caron
1985 for men

perfume L`Anarchiste L`Anarchiste
2000 for men

perfume Miss Rocaille Miss Rocaille
2004 for women

perfume Montaigne Montaigne
2007 for women

perfume Muguet du Bonheur Muguet du Bonheur
1952 for women

perfume Narcisse Blanc Narcisse Blanc
1923 for women

perfume Narcisse Blanc Parfum Narcisse Blanc Parfum
1923 for women

perfume Narcisse Noir Narcisse Noir
1911 for women

perfume Nocturnes de Caron Nocturnes de Caron
1981 for women

perfume Nuit de Noel Nuit de Noel
1922 for women

perfume N`Aimez Que Moi N`Aimez Que Moi
1916 for women

perfume Or et Noir Or et Noir
1949 for women

perfume Parfum Sacre Parfum Sacre
1991 for women

perfume Pois de Senteur Pois de Senteur
1927 for women

perfume Pois de Senteur Parfum Pois de Senteur Parfum
1927 for women

perfume Poivre Poivre
1954 for women

perfume Pour Une Femme de Caron Pour Une Femme de Caron
192001 for women

perfume Rose Rose
1949 for women

perfume Rose Parfum Rose Parfum
1949 for women and men

perfume Royal Bain de Caron Royal Bain de Caron
1941 for women and men

perfume Secret Oud Secret Oud
2011 for women and men

perfume Tabac Blond Tabac Blond
1919 for women

perfume Tabac Blond Parfum Tabac Blond Parfum
1919 for women

perfume Tubereuse Tubereuse
2003 for women

perfume Yatagan Yatagan
1978 for men

perfume Yuzu Man Yuzu Man
2011 for men

Eaux de Caron

perfume L'Eau Cologne L'Eau Cologne
2014 for women and men

perfume L'Eau Pure (2014) L'Eau Pure (2014)
2014 for women and men

La Selection

perfume Aimez Moi Aimez Moi
2013 for women

perfume Lady Caron Lady Caron
2014 for women

perfume My Ylang My Ylang
2013 for women

perfume Nocturnes Nocturnes
2013 for women

perfume Parfum Sacre Parfum Sacre
2013 for women

perfume Piu Bellodgia Piu Bellodgia
2013 for women

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