Note: Please understand that this website is not affiliated with the Corday company in any way, it is only a reference page for collectors and those who have enjoyed the Corday fragrances.


The goal of this website is to show the present owners of the Corday company how much we miss the discontinued classics and hopefully, if they see that there is enough interest and demand, they will bring back the perfume!


Please leave a comment below (for example: of why you liked the perfume, describe the scent, time period or age you wore it, who gave it to you or what occasion, any specific memories), who knows, perhaps someone from the company might see it.

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Fame by Corday c1946

Fame by Corday: launched in 1946.





Fragrance Composition:


So what does it smell like? It was a sweet and spicy white floral oriental fragrance for women with a pronounced bittersweet chypre base.

  • Top notes: bergamot, acacia, aldehydes, lime, galbanum, honey, jonquil, spices, linden blossom
  • Middle notes: cloves, orange blossom, tuberose, iris, gardenia, green hyacinth, carnation, lily of the valley, lilac, ylang ylang, Sambac jasmine, orchid, tea
  • Base notes: tobacco, benzoin, civet, oakmoss, amber, Peru balsam, vetiver, patchouli, musk, sandalwood, labdanum, tonka, beeswax


Fame was available in the following products:

  • 1/8 oz Purse Perfume
  • 1/4 oz Perfume
  • 1/2 oz Perfume
  • 3 oz Perfume Spray
  • 2 oz Eau de Toilette
  • 4 oz Eau de Toilette
  • 2.5 oz Spraygrance Cologne
  • 2.5 oz Pure Spray Cologne
  • 4 oz Bath Powder
  • 2 oz Oil for the Bath


Bottles:



In 1973, Fame Eau de Toilette was offered as a gift with purchase in a round glass disk shaped bottle with a unicorn on the front, this vial was suspended from a metal chain and could be worn around the neck.

Fate of the Fragrance:

Discontinued, date unknown.

FAME®  is now made and distributed by Evyan Perfumes.

Note: Please understand that this website is not affiliated with the Corday company in any way, it is only a reference page for collectors and those who have enjoyed the Corday fragrances.  

The goal of this website is to show the present owners of the Corday company how much we miss the discontinued classics such as the original formula of Fame by Corday and hopefully, if they see that there is enough interest and demand, they will bring back the perfume! 

Please leave a comment below (for example: of why you liked the perfume, describe the scent, time period or age you wore it, who gave it to you or what occasion, any specific memories), who knows, perhaps someone from the company might see it.


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