This Gift Box comes with 9 soaps of the Deco collection, each with a unique fragrance and personality composed of ingredients that evoke Portugal’s diverse countryside. Blended with shea butter, these colorful soaps draw on the dramatic designs that first made Claus Porto’s name in the early 20th Century.
- 9 x 50 grams
- Voga, Alface, Favorito, Elite, Banho, Madrigal, Chypre, Deco and Cerina are the soaps presented in this box
Banho’s scent boosts the fresh, citric aroma of lemon and verbena. This combined with musk to add depth to this breezy fragrance. It is presented in china blue and orange packaging, that is representative of Portugal’s Azulejo (ceramic) tiles.
Top Note: mint/ Heart Note: lemon and verbena/ Base Note: musk.
Cerina’s woody scent takes its aroma from the Mediterranean pine and sea moss that grow on Portugal’s coast. A breezy sweetness comes from the white flowers of juniper and cyclamen, which combine with vetiver to lend an exhilarating effect, like a spray of fresh saltwater. It is designed around a Portuguese galleon, a nod to the country’s affinity with the sea.
Top Notes: Bergamot, Mediterranean pine/ Heart Notes: Cyclamen, juniper/ Base Notes: Sea moss, musk, cedar
Chypre’s distinctive fragrance blends luscious blackcurrant, vanilla and peach with a woody touch, while notes of jasmine and sweet lychee create a fragrance that’s reminiscent of the Orient. The design echoes that sweetness and strength, with its Art Deco, geometric pattern in shades of pink, red, gold and black.
Top Notes: Lychee, blackcurrant, mandarin, bergamot/ Heart Notes: Jasmine, rose, apple/ Base Notes: Cedar, peach, leather, vanilla, oak moss
Voga’s fragrance plays with the blossoms of the acacia tree, which is native to Portugal, and sweet tuberose. These notes, combined with mimosa and musk, create a light yet captivating scent. The ornate design reflects the fragrance’s mysterious, unabashedly feminine mood.
Top Notes: Fruity accord, acacia/ Heart Notes: Mimosa, tuberose/ Base Notes: Musk
Deco’s scent draws on Portugal’s lush vegetation. It blends fresh, green basil with bitter orange and grapefruit, with a warm base of vetiver and moss to evoke nature’s calming influence. The packaging is worked in angular shapes of blue and gold, and echoes its Deco name.
Top Notes: Basil, green accord/ Heart Notes: Bergamot, bitter orange, grapefruit/ Base Notes: vetiver, moss, patchouli
Favorito’s scent takes inspiration from Portugal’s lush red poppy fields. It is presented in delicate pink and red wrapping, with a floral, Art Nouveau motif.
Top Notes: Lavender, aldehydic accord/ Heart Notes/ Poppy and patchouli/ Base Notes: Musk, tonka.
Alface combines sweet almond oil and honey to create a comforting, gourmand scent. These notes are blended with orange blossom and vetyver, to add an element of fresh citrus to temper the sweet mood. Its bold, green and gold packaging evokes the strong lines of the Art Deco era.
Top Notes: Aldehydic accord, gardenia, orange blossom/ Heart Notes: Almond, jasmine, rose/ Base Notes: vetyver, cedar, styrax resin
Elite’s fragrance expertly blends the citrus of bergamot and tangerine with cedar and sandalwood, to create a sensory yet energising fragrance. Its striking packaging is designed in a graphic yellow and black print, accented with pink rose motifs.
Top Notes: Bergamot, tangerine/ Heart Notes: Cedar, sandalwood/ Base Notes: Musk, amber
Madrigal has delicate lily of the valley at its heart. This chimes with notes of rose, jasmine and honeysuckle, and sparkling notes of mandarin and lotus flower. The packaging depicts ornate, intertwining roses in shades of pink, gold and blue.
Top Notes: Tarragon, rose heliotrope, mandarin/ Heart Notes: Lilac, cinnamon, lily of the valley, jasmine, honeysuckle/ Base Notes: Hyacinth, vanilla, lotus flower