The focal point for the creations of Beaufort London is the naval history of Great Britain; the real part and an imagined and embellished part. Always with a dark and strange side, which is the fascinating thing about Beaufort London.
In Coeur de Noir, stories from the world of art and the sea are considered. Crabtree uses his grandfather’s pen drawings of luxury yachts, his father’s library of nautical fiction and his own tattoos and travels as inspiration.
Black Ink dominates here, west Indian spiced rum; papers lost and found; the familiar dry accords of leather-bound books balanced with the warm enigmatic notes of vanilla pipe tobacco. All finely based around a dark heart of birch tar and labdanum.
Powerful Eau de Parfum with 30% perfume concentration.
Top notes: rum, ginger and ink.
Heart notes: paper, leather and vanilla.
Base notes: cedarwood, tobacco and birch tar.