Acqua di S.M. Novella is the Officina Profumo-Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella’s oldest fragrance. Acqua di S.M. Novella - also known as Acqua della Regina (the Queen's Water) - it celebrates the perfume that Caterina de’ Medici commissioned the Dominican monks to create in 1533, and she took it with her to France when she married Enrico di Valois.
Olfactory Family: Hesperidate
Top: Italian citrus fruits, Neroli, Petitgrain
Middle: Neroli, Rosemary, Cloves, Lavender
Base: Patchouli, Musk
I love receiving my well wrapped parcels full of gloriously perfumed items.It is my favorite way of giving myself and friends a little something special.