Jardins D'ecrivains Tolastoi by Jardins D'ecrivains, Jardins D'ecrivains Tolastoi is a strong and robust perfumed candle by Jardins D’ecrivains. This deep, almost mysterious fragrance is the perfect complement to an evening devoted to discussing literature. It contains notes of wormwood, Russian leather and benzoin. Wormwood is green with just a touch of bitterness. Russian leather is rich and deeply masculine. Finally, benzoin (a kind of wood resin) is warm and comforting. The result is a candle that is unique and intoxicating. It is named after the famous Russian author Leo Tolstoy.
Jardins D’ecrivains is a French perfume company founded by Anaïs Biguine in 2011. The inspiration for her line is her love of literature and gardens, which result in fragrances that are refined and complex. Biguine believes that scent can tell a story, and she endeavors to embody her favorite books, authors and periods of literature through her perfumes. Based in Paris, Jardins D’ecrivains utilizes only the finest ingredients from Grasse, which is regarded as the world’s capital of perfume.