Pharrell Williams releases new scent – The at the moment extremely popular Pharrell Williams, thanks to his big hits ‘Get Lucky’and Happy is teaming up with Japanese designer powerhouse, Comme Des Garçons on a new scent deal.
Comme des Garçons is already responsible for some of the most inventive scents available. The collaboration with Pharrel marks the first time that Rei Kawakubo has worked with a musician on a fragrance. After collaborations with Louis Vuitton, Moncler, and the recently announced partnership with G-Star, Pharrell seems to have no plans of slowing down in conquering the fashion world. About the news, Pharell commented;
As one of my favorite designers once said, ‘Comme des Garçons is your favourite designer’s favorite designer… the top of the top, the best of the best.
Pharrell Williams didn’t show up to the project with Comme des Garçons empty handed. CEO Adrian Joffe said that Pharrell, “knew exactly what he wanted the perfume to smell like right from the beginning.” according to Vogue Australia.
The name of the scent will be ‘GIRL’ (a nod to his recent musical), the new fragrance however is intended for both men and women. No official information has been released yet on the ingredients of the fragrance, but it will probably be bottled in a pebble-esque package, which Comme des Garçons are known for. It’ is safe to say that if the fragrance is as good as it’s musical companion, it’s likely to be a big hit.
The Pharrell Williams + COMME des GARCONS “Girl” fragrance will be available from September 2014.