Inspiration & Structure
Describing a scent is notoriously difficult, so we'll start with the inspiration for the fragrance. For the initiated, we've also included a fragrance pyramid below.
City is quietly confident. It’s a fougere - which are a group of scents originally designed for French royalty in the 17th century to evoke nature. Today it generally means a fresh, green scent with a decent hit of lavender. What Thomas Clipper has done with City is to make it all a bit sexier by anchoring the lavender and grassy aromatic notes with warm wood and spices.
Top: Pink Pepper Oil, Nutmeg Oil, Lemon Oil, Ginger Oil, Mandarin Oil
Heart: Lavender Absolute, Fresh Aromatic Notes
Bottom: Cedarwood Oil, Tonka Bean Resinoid, Musks, Vetiver Oil, Indonesian Patchouli Oil
City is made to blend with Coast and Country, as well as Mountain the newest addition to the range. Apply a spray of Country to bring out the fragrance's complex masculine depth. Or add texture and interest to the top notes with a spray of Coast.
In the video below Nick Carvell explores how this blending works and what to expect from the many combinations out there.
Ingredients & Allergens
Organic Alcohol, Water, Fragrance
Limonene, Linalool, Hydroxycitronellal, Coumarin, Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone, Citronellol, Methyl 2-Octynoate, Citral, Isoeugenol, Geraniol, Farnesol, Eugenol
How Is City Made?
Thomas Clipper colognes for men are developed in Grasse, France and handmade in the UK using 100% organic alcohol. There are no animal products and no animal testing is used - all our colognes are vegan.