Chimaera by Tiziana Terenzi Perfume. In a classic black and gold bottle, Chimaera launched in 2014 as a new sweet and warm unisex fragrance. From the nose of Paolo Terenzi, this intricate and aromatic creation will have everyone taking notice, the scent leaving an enticing trail through the night. Lemon, bay leaf, soil tincture, thyme, tolu balsam, saffron, and black pepper are the top notes. At the heart are notes of magnolia, red pepper, iris, sage, peony, carnation, and honey. Notes of pine tree, patchouli, agarwood, Canadian balsam, leather, cashmere wood, benzoin, labdanum, tobacco, and caramel are the base notes.
Founded in 1968 under the name Cereria Terenzi, Tiziana Terenzi is an Italian family business started by Evelino Terenzi. The company focuses on fragrances and candles. Terenzi’s father made candles for churches. Today, Tiziana and Paolo Terenzi run the company, Evelino’s children. Paolo is the president of the company and the nose behind many aromas. Tiziana is a designer.