A scent is a time capsule. It can invoke our most intimate memories and dreams, and open doors to distant worlds.
Curated by an architect specializing in Historic Preservation, Arquiste is a fragrance collection that transports the wearer to evocative moments in history.
Meticulously researched using authentic sources and crafted with only the rarest of ingredients, each fragrance restores the olfactive experience of a particular time and place, allowing both women and men to unlock personal revelations and experience history in a most intimate way.
Twelve luxurious fragrances that transport you from Italian fields to Japanese galleons, French opera houses to 70s discos...From citrusy, summery scents, to mysterious spicy and woody ones. Discover every scent for both men and women.
Aleksandr Eau de Parfum
STRONG-WILLED SOPHISTICATED WARM
Taking you through the account of a fiery gentlemens duel in a forest outside St. Petersburg; A scent that travels, like a bullet in the air, from a cold exterior to a warm heart.
Anima Dulcis Eau de Parfum
BAROQUE OUTSPOKEN SENSUAL
Rediscovering the olfactive traces of the Old Convent of Jesus Maria, where sophisticated nuns worked on complex recipes of sweet scents.
Art Deco Velvet Candle
Notes: Juniper berry oil, blond tobacco, vanilla absolute oakwood and amber.
Family: Amber - Powdery - Woody
Perfumers: Nichole Mancini and Yann Vasnier.
Boutonniere No. 7 Eau de Parfum
NATURALIST - ELEGANT SURPRISING
A hyper-realistic modern masculine gardenia. A Gentlemans boutonniere in Belle Époque Paris. A naturalist fragrance declaring the elegant masculinity of a single flower worn on one's lapel.
Caroline's Four Hunderd Candle
Caroline's Four Hundred, the St. Regis signature scent, by ARQUISTE Parfumeur
A "green" floral fragrance based on the flowers used in Mrs. Caroline Astor's famous balls.
Key Notes: American beauty roses, hyacinth, white lilies, green stems and delicate quince, apple and cherry blossom.
Family: Floral, Green
Citrus and Woods Travel Set
Perfect for travel. Coffret gift set elegantly packaged containing the citrus and woods fragrance stories in the ARQUISTE collection. Set of five sprayers, eau de parfum.
Includes 5 ml each of:
The Architects Club
Families: Citrus and Woods
Dark Galleon Candle
Within the pitch black of the hull, the aroma of lacquered wooden armoires and of trunks full of rare spices, incense and leather, thickens the air with a dark, exotic redolence.
A woody, leathery scented candle inspired by the galleon referenced in NANBAN.
Fleur de Louis Eau de Parfum
REGAL RADIENT REFINED
The olfactive snapshot of Louis XIV and the French Court, as they gather on the site of the Peace Negotionations with Spain.
Flor y Canto Eau de Parfum
LUMINOUS - OPULENT - EXPLOSIVE
The floral offering of the ancient Aztecs; a selection of flowers that represented the intoxicating smell of the Aztec gods.
Florals Travel Set
Perfect for travel. Coffret gift set elegantly packaged containing the floral fragrance stories in the ARQUISTE collection. Set of four sprayers, eau de parfum.
Includes 5 ml each of:
Flor y Canto
Fleur de Louis
Infanta en Flor
Boutonnière no. 7
Infanta en Flor Eau de Parfum
CLEAN INTIMATE SUGGESTIVE
The olfactive snapshot of the Spanish Court, as they envelope the Infanta Maria Teresa, about to be handed over to the French Crown.
Mexican Baroque Candle
Key Notes: Cocoa absolute, mexican vanilla, smoked chilies, cedar wood, red clay.
Family: Spicy - Woody
A spicy, gourmand scented candle inspired by the Baroque kitchen of the Ex-Convent of Jesus Maria, the fragrant setting for our fragrance, ANIMA DULCIS.
Nanban Eau de Parfum
An intoxicating, woody oriental based on the ancient commercial trade between Asia, Europe and the Americas, with a spicy, sensual opening and a lush, robust incense base.