John Varvatos: career
John Varvatos is a fashion designer from the United States specializing in all kinds of men’s items. During 1983, he worked in the Polo Ralph Lauren company. Years later, in 1990, he joined the Calvin Klein company, which was an extremely important point in his career, becoming the boss and supervisor of the men’s clothing line. To make it more fascinating, John Varvatos returned to Polo Ralph Lauren, a fruitful time in which he had several projects in mind, among the culaes he highlighted creating an exclusive line of pants: it was then that the creation of “Polo Jeans” emerged.
In 2000, the Perry Ellis Award for Menswear went to John Varvatos, and consecutively, after just one year, he was honored with the “2001 CFDA Designer” award. In 2005, he competed with brands like; Ralph Lauren and John Bartlett for the CFDA award, of which he was the winner of the Menswear Designer of the Year award at the New York Public Library and something that was already expected, in 2007 they named John Varvatos GQ Designer of the Year .
His brand began in 2000, and it is in 2004 when he launched his first edition of perfumes. His designs are prominent for their masculinity and Rock’n’roll representation. This designer to this day has 18 perfumes and the newest collection is from 2019. Some of the fragrances are made in collaboration with perfumers Rodrigo Flores-Roux, Harry Fremont, Carlos Vinals and Nathalie Benareau.
“John Varvatos” was the designer’s first fragrance and was launched in 2004. The nose behind this fragrance is Rodrigo Flores-Roux. The fragrance contains leather, tamarind, amber, dates, balsam fir, vanilla, caramel, hay, frankincense incense, styrax, herbal notes and oud wood. Its Oriental Woody olfactory family, with hints of leather, tamarind, amber and vanilla. Suitable for use in December for its notes that provide warm sensations.
“Vintage” was launched in 2004. It comes from the Woody Cyprus olfactory family, with Top notes of basil, rhubarb, quince, fennel and pepper; middle notes are juniper berries, lavender, cinnamon, jasmine, orris root and green leaves; The base notes are tonka bean, tobacco, suede, patchouli, oak moss, balsamic fir and woody notes and the nose behind this fragrance is Rodrigo Flores-Roux, which makes it a more daring and masculine perfume.
“Artisan” was launched in 2009. It has citrus scents, with hints of ginger. Its Top Notes are clementine, tangerine orange, thyme and marjoram; Heart notes are orange blossom, ginger, lavender and jasmine; Base notes are woody, amber and musk notes It is a unique aroma and ideal for the spring season and hot seasons.
“Artisan Acqua” was launched in 2013. It is a fresh fragrance from the Aromatic Spicy olfactory family with marine sparkles that are intended to be used in hot times. Top notes are mandarin, grapefruit (grapefruit), galbanum, mastic resin of the mastic and angelica; Heart notes are clary, lavender, coriander, toscanol, basil, geranium, palmarosa and sambac jasmine (sampaguita); base notes are patchouli, musk and fir resin
“Artisan Blu” was launched in 2016 inspired by the deepest part of the Mediterranean. It is a fresh, elegant and light fragrance thanks to its refreshing blend of citrus. Top Notes are Bergamot, Lavender, Basil, Bitter Orange and Chayote; Heart notes are geranium, palmarosa, iris, orange blossom and clary; base notes are patchouli, cedar, pine, pistachio (pistachio) and tamarisk. Suitable for use in summer
“Artisan Pure” was launched in 2017. A very natural and pleasant citrus aroma with Top Notes are mandarin, clementine, marjoram, thyme, lemon and bergamot. The nose behind this fragrance is Rodrigo Flores-Roux.
Wearing it in hot climates is perfect!
“Dark Rebel” was launched in 2018. Modern, sophisticated and addictive are the words that best describe it. Simply one of the perfumes that most represent the brand with a rockin ‘touch. It comes from the Oriental Woody olfactory family.
Top notes are rum, sugar cane, abrótano, cardamom and clara; middle notes are leather, fir resin, styrax and pepper; base notes are tobacco leaves, Mexican vanilla, castoreum, Akigalawood, woody notes and Virginia juniper.
Spring – Summer 2018 Collection
In 2018, John Varvatos and Nick Jonas joined forces for the Spring – Summer 2018 campaign. Together collaborating on a new collection with a mixture of the unmistakable spirit of Rock’n’roll and an affinity for music, fashion and philanthropy, making a limited edition as a complement we will show below.
JV X NJ Silver
“JV X NJ Silver” was launched in 2019. Top Notes are Mineral Notes, Citrus, Calabrian Bergamot, Italian Lemon (Italian Lime) and Green Leaves; middle notes are orris root, pebbles, sage and geranium; base notes are patchouli, musk, sandalwood, woody notes and amber.
JV X NJ Crimson
“JV x NJ Crimson” was launched in 2018. Top notes are Calabrian bergamot, rum, green apple, coffee and cedar; Heart notes are saffron, lavender, suede and amber; Base notes are labdanum, frankincense, musk, Madagascar vetiver and patchouli.
JV X NJ
“JV x NJ” was launched in 2018. Top Notes are Mandarin Orange, Lime (Green Lemon), Pink Pepper and Cascalone; middle notes are lavender, mint, sage, rosemary and hedione; base notes are sandalwood and clearwood.
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