Travel Case Gift Set by Eight & Bob

TRAVEL CASE GIFT SET

 (3 X 20 ML. + LEATHER CASE)

Enjoy exquisite fragrance wherever you go with the Eight & Bob Travel Case Gift Set, three unique, irresistible travel sprays complete with an accompanying travel case.

The perfect gift for Eight & Bob fragrance fans both old and new, this luxurious set will allow everyone to experience Eight & Bob’s complete collection of exclusive colognes.

The gift set includes:

  • Eight & Bob Original Eau de Parfum 20ml: The first ever Eight & Bob fragrance, with an uplifting citrus aroma that is elegant and timeless. Fresh waves of lemon, cardamom and pink pepper meet with an aromatic heart of violet leaves, labdanum and dried wood.
  • Eight & Bob Cap d’Antibes Eau de Parfum 20ml: Evoking the tranquillity of the Mediterranean coastline, the laid back and luxurious Cap d’Antibes scent marries fresh notes of mint, violet leaves and birch with a cinnamon, incense and vanilla.
  • Eight & Bob Egypt Eau de Parfum 20ml: Inspired by the mesmerizing essences of Egypt, this enchanting cologne seduces the senses with notes of lavender, moss and lemon in the top, accompanied by the spiciness of cardamom, nutmeg , leather and patchouli.
  • Eight & Bob Travel Case: Covered in black leather this Travel Spray Case will hold all Eight & Bob Travel Spray Refills, allowing you to interchange your scent to suit your mood.

About Eight & Bob

Albert Fouquet, the son of a Parisian aristocrat, was part of elite French society in the early twentieth century and a perfume connoisseur. In a room on the upper floor of the family chateau, Fouquet created and perfected various essences for his own personal use – aided by Philippe, the family butler. 

At social events, he would surprise everyone with an exquisite fragrance that became increasingly in demand within the exclusive social circle he frequented. However, Fouquet continually rejected proposals to market his fragrance.

One night during his summer vacation in 1937 on the French Riviera (Côte d’Azur), Albert met and got on very well with a young American student who was touring France in a convertible: John F. Kennedy. Within minutes of being introduced, the vain JFK was captivated by the essence that Albert wore.

John’s charm and congeniality persuaded Albert to leave him a sample of his cologne with a note at the hotel the following morning: “In this bottle, you will find the dash of French glamour that your American personality lacks.”

On returning from his vacation, Albert received a letter from John in the U.S. thanking him for the kind gesture and informing him of the success his perfume was enjoying among his friends. He requested that Albert send him eight samples, “and if your production allows, another one for Bob”. Without fully understanding the request, Albert decided to send a box with sufficient samples to offset the transport costs. His perfectionism extended not only to the fragrance but everything surrounding it. He didn’t fill the order until Philippe found some beautiful glass bottles in a Parisian pharmacy that Albert considered suitable for his cologne. Finally, he ordered several boxes decorated with the same pattern as the shirt that JFK was wearing when they met, and then labeled the bottles and boxes with John's amusing request:“EIGHT & BOB”.




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