Fragrance description Carolina Herrera 212 NYC
Carolina Herrera 212 NYC is a light, fresh fragrance ideal mainly for summer and spring. 212 eau de toilette is a combination of freshness and sensuality.
Its cooling, refreshing tones of orange tree flower never fade away and are excellently complemented by distinctive flowers of lily, gardenia, jasmine, and rose. However, 212 is based on musk and sandal wood, and these ingredients provide this usually tender floral scent with a tinge of sensuality and attractiveness.
212 is inspired by Manhattan, one of the most amazing places in the world, and also by its creator - Carolina Herrera. It's thus an urban fragrance, a symbol of sophistication, various styles, and all kinds of cultures.
Therefore, 212 NYC is ideal for all the women who love cities, are intelligent and cosmopolitan and not afraid of new experiences. 212 will refresh you at any occassion and literally urges you to wear it every day.
- Base notes
- Musk, Sandalwood
- Middle notes
- Camellia, Freesia, Gardenia, Jasmine, Lily, Lily Of The Valley, Rose
- Top notes
- Bergamot, Cactus Blossom, Orange Tree Blossom, Tangerine
- Fragrance category
- floral, woody
About the brand Carolina Herrera
Carolina Herrera fragrance | The brand bears the name of its famous founder, fashion designer Carolina Herrera. The first perfume with her name came out in 1988, however it was later beaten in popularity by the cryptically named *(537–212). The mysterious numbers in the name of the perfume are actually … to New York’s Manhattan, a place Herrera fell in love with and later moved her residence to.
Apart from fragrances, the Carolina Herrera brand also carries body lotions, shower gels and other beauty products. All her famous scents were designed by respected perfumers such as Alberto Morillas or Ann Gottlieb.
Carolina Herrera fragrances are both sensual and fresh, complex and optimistic. They typically contain uplifting floral notes of jasmine, rose, orchid, orange blossom and other flowers, often in combination with sandalwood or cedarwood.
Carolina Herrera is a symbol of elegance and timelessness, which is reflected in the design of her perfume bottles. The 212 line, for instance, had been thought up to look like little capsules in different colours, from silver to pink. Carolina Herrera is a brand for women who love the simplicity of quality ingredients and minimalistic packaging. If you want to feel like Jacqueline Kennedy, one of Herrera’s close friends and most well known customers, there’s no better way than to make one of her fragrances your signature.