As if awakening from a dream, Astier de Villatte’s scents evoke the haziest of memories through their complex perfuming and design. Astier’s candles are the result of a fruitful collaboration between renowned designers and the best of the perfuming world. Using the finest ingredients, Astier de Villatte has created a series of candles and incense that elicit a specific yearning in their aroma and transport the mind to another place in time.
Atelier de Balthus
Sunshine spills through the open window of the painter’s studio. Wafts of turpentine and smoke hang heavy among the honeyed aroma of tobacco and cedar. Thick blotches of paint sit patiently on an open palette. Weaving through the warm afternoon haze, a whisper of Indonesian patchouli invites creativity and inspiration.