Givenchy is a French fashion, accessories and perfume brand, founded by Count Hubert de Givenchy in 1952. Parfums Givenchy was founded in 1957, and their first fragrance was L'Interdit, again inspired by their most famous client, Audrey Hepburn. Their first men's scent, Monsieur de Givenchy, was launched in 1959. The company launched its luxurious and exclusive "Harvest" series in 2005, highlighting a particular note in an existing fragrance with precious and rare blossoms harvested in the prior year.
Givenchy fragrances were made in collaboration with perfumers Christine Nagel, Jean François Latty, Raymond Chaillan, Ilias Ermenidis, Alberto Morillas, Mark Buxton, Emilie (Bevierre) Coppermann, Bertrand Duchaufour, Francis Fabron, Evelyne Boulanger, Christophe Raynaud, Dominique Ropion, Michel Girard, Daniel Moliere, Francoise Donche, Jacques Cavallier, Francois Demachy, Michel Almairac, Daniel Hoffmann, Paul Leger, Olivier Cresp, Nathalie Lorson, Jean Jacques, Jean-Pierre Bethouart, Lucas Sieuzac, Christian Mathieu, Fanny Bal, Anne Flipo, Nicolas Bonneville, Joelle Lerioux Patris, Alexandra Carlin, Pierre-Constantin Guéros, Amandine Clerc-Marie, Jean Claude Delville, Pascal Gaurin, Sophie Labbe, Norbert Bijaoui, Carlos Benaim, Pierre Wargnye, Alain Astori, Juliette Karagueuzoglou and Annick Menardo.