Mon-Sat, 10am-7pm; Sun, noon-6pm
6 at 68th St.-Hunter College
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This 400-square-foot boutique showcases the French fragrance brand’s full 40-plus scent collection, along with soaps, lotions, and shaving gear. Since its founding in 1760, the storied perfumer has scented a host of celebrities and public figures, including Queen Victoria, Winston Churchill, JFK, Barbara Bush, and Michelle Obama. Popular fragrances include Spring Flower for women and Green Irish Tweed for men. This is the family-owned company’s third stand-alone boutique worldwide (after Paris and Dubai), and it’s opulently adorned with a white marble interior and colorful glass bottles glinting in the front windows. There are also travel accessories—a 1.7-oz. shatterproof atomizer, for instance—and a host of pretty home accents, like hand-poured beeswax candles and ecofriendly room sprays.Extra
Searching for the perfect luxury gift for your Shah boyfriend? Olivier Creed shifts through hundreds of letters each year, picking three people who enjoy a series of personal outings (lunches, weekends at his home) after which he'll create ten liters of personalized fragrances especially for them, while locking the recipe away in the Creed vault. The price tag? $50,000.
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