The vintage seems to go from aldehyde floral to floral musk and contained a note of civet which the current formula lacks.
The fragrance of aldehydes is pure and fresh, reminds of the odor of clean linen just brought in the house form the fresh frosty air.Chanel N°5 is often connected to her name because during an interview in 1954 she said that in bed she wore only ‘some drops of Chanel N°5'. Superstitious, Chanel presented her new perfume on the fifth day of the fifth month of 1921.That statement became a superb advertising slogan and a reason for millions of women around the world to choose this perfume. Ernest Beaux created two series of perfume samples numbered 1-5 and 20-24 and asked Coco Chanel to choose one of them. Working on creation of this perfume, Ernest Beaux created and for the first time used the synthetic component – aldehydes.The other flowers of ylang ylang, neroli orange blossom rose and lily of the valley are perceptible despite the major iris.No 5 EDP dries into iris and sandalwood with light traces of vanilla.