Tokyo by Gallivant - A playful tribute to kōdō, the Japanese Way of Fragrance.
Tokyo is a zingy, spicy, woody fragrance. A citrusy head of yuzu and bergamot with black pepper and cardamom, electrified with a dash of wasabi. A woody heart of hinoki, cedarwood, and incense, with iris, rose and nutmeg, on a base of amber, sandalwood, patchouli and vetiver.
Evoking that special feeling of early morning Tokyo. The air is humid and misty. Wandering the back streets, electric cables overhead, everything is tranquil and surprisingly quiet – like being in a village with small wooden houses. Capturing the tastes of izakaya eateries, fruits, spices, wasabi – sour and sweet – a zing on your tongue.The earthy dampness of potted plants outside shrines and wooden temples. It’s refined, spiritual - sandalwood and smoky incense. A calm elegance amid the big city neon energy.
Notes: Yuzu, cardamom, hinoki, incense, sandalwood and vetiver