Montlanc announces the new male pillar fragrance that comes out on the market in February 2019. Montblanc Explorer tells the story of adventures, quests for excellence, challenging conventions and exploring the four corners of the globe.
“From South Africa to Haiti, Italy, Germany or Indonesia; Montblanc EXPLORER invites explorers on a fantastic journey, giving them the opportunity to discover the rarest ingredients and manufacturing methods that combine craftsmanship with the latest technology.”
The composition is made by three Givaudan perfumers: Jordi Fernandez, Antoine Maisondieu and Olivier Pescheux. Each of them gave his knowledge and emotional experiences about a particular ingredient. The fragrance is announced as a unique woody-aromatic-leather concoction that combines essences of bergamot from Italy, vetiver from Haiti and patchouli from Indonesia.
Top notes: OrPur® bergamot, French sage, pink pepper
Heart: OrPur® vetiver, skin
Base: patchouli, cocoa, Ambrofix ™, Akigalawood®
The bottle of elongated shape is wrapped with leather-like protective sheath printed with the Saffiano motif. The signature star that adorns all the Maison’s leather goods is made exclusively in Hamburg. The sleeve and emblem are assembled by hand at the Montblanc Pelleteria in Florence.
The advertising campaign was shot by John Balsom in South Africa, and the model is Rein Langeveld. Montblanc Explorer is available as a 30, 60 and 100 ml Eau de Parfum.
Explorer was created by Jórdi Fernandez, Antoine Maisondieu and Olivier Pescheux.
Perfume rating: 3.36 out of 5 with 74 votes.
Bergamot Pink Pepper Clary Sage
Leather Haitian Vetiver
Indonesian Patchouli Leaf Cacao Pod Akigalawood Ambroxan