Reem Acra Perfume
Designer Reem Acra temporarily put aside glamorous frocks and swoon-worthy bridal gowns in favor of something a bit more appealing to the olfactory glands. She's set to launch her first fragrance, Reem Acra Eau de Parfum, this October, and whether you're searching for a down-the-aisle bottle or something for everyday, she's confident this'll be the one. ELLE.com chatted with her by phone to find out how her childhood in the forests of Lebanon affected the resulting scent's notes of amber, orange blossom, and jasmine.
ELLE: How long has the idea of having a perfume been in your mind?
Reem Acra: I'm sure that everyone who goes into fashion always dreams of having a perfume since it completes the brand and exposes it in a different way. I've always had it in my mind, but have been waiting
for the right moment. I've been in business for 15 years and have a lot of fans out there that maybe got married in Reem Acra, and I know they wanted something they could wear everyRead More »from Exclusive: Reem Acra Talks Launching Her First Perfume and the Attention it Attracts