Friday, November 20, 2015

Forever Krystle by Carrington c1984

Forever Krystle by Carrington; launched in 1984.  The fragrance was named after the character Krystle Carrington, played by actress Linda Evans in the 1980's soap opera Dynasty.

Made by Charles of the Ritz and sold under the Carrington name. The pinnacle of success was the addition of a men's fragrance simply named Carrington, appeared in 1985.

Fragrance Composition:

So what does it smell like? It is classified as a floral fragrance for women.
  • Top notes: bergamot, aldehydes, spices
  • Middle notes: mimosa, rose, anise, orris, opoponax
  • Base notes: vanilla, patchouli, musk, amber, oakmoss, sandalwood

This perfume originally retailed at $150 per ounce of parfum. When Dynasty's John Forsyth and Linda Evans appeared at New York's Bloomingdale's to promote Forever Krystle, fans went so wild that the store had to be temporarily closed to prevent a riot.

Fate of the Fragrance:

Discontinued, date unknown.

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