Fragrantica - The new fragrance from the fashion house of Oscar de la Renta, Oscar de la Renta Gentleman, comes out in September 2016, dedicated to the late designer. The design and concept is inspired by the game of dominos, his favorite pastime game, while the name is derived from his nickname "Gentleman of fashion". It is advertised with the tagline “Life well played.”
The fragrance is said to be bold, invigorating, smooth and captivating. The woody - fougere composition begins with a chilled bergamot, sparkling grapefruit, cardamom and champagne accord. A blend of Egyptian geranium and rosemary, together with black oolong tea, leads to the base of intense amber, labdanum, vetiver and leatherwood.