Created in 1930 by haute couture designer Jean Patou, JOY was known as “the costliest perfume in the world.” One ounce of the lavish scent contains 10,600 jasmine flowers and 28 dozen May roses. The luxurious composition is coveted by women around the world.
JOY Limited Edition Gift Set
A recognizable, timeless classic, coveted for its iconic scent and beauty. To celebrate a century of Jean Patou’s atelier, the classic black bottle with its signature red cap makes a spectacular return for Holiday 2015. This Limited Edition 1 ounce JOY Eau de Parfum Spray is elegantly paired with 4 – 1.75 ounce luxury soaps scented with the intoxicating floral bouquet of JOY.
Retailers: Bloomingdales, Dillard’s, Lord & Taylo
JOY Limited Edition Parfum – A recognizable, timeless classic, coveted for its iconic scent and beauty. To celebrate a century of Jean Patou’s atelier , the classic black JOY parfum bottle with its signature red stopper makes a spectacular return for Holiday 2016. Each Limited Edition 0.5 ounce bottle in the series of 500 is hand numbered.
Retailers: Neiman Marcus, Bergdorf Goodman
Joy Baccarat Pure Parfum, Limited Edition
An exclusive luxury fragrance for exceptional women—only 50 limited-edition inscribed Baccarat Pure Parfum bottles are created each year for Jean Patou Joy. During two short weeks in summer, several kilos of blossoms are harvested from the Jean Patou flower fields in Grasse to achieve the 10,600 flowers required for just one bottle of Joy perfume. Jean Patou was the first designer to use his initials as a logo, presaging the monogrammed designer labels of today. A floral bouquet of Bulgarian rose, Ylang-Ylang, Tuberose and Grasse Jasmine, the scent is a timeless masterpiece in simplicity.
Retailer: Bergdorf Goodman