Robert Piguet was a talented fashion designer, who at the top of Parisian fashion in the 30s and 40s, captured the imagination of many, with his elegant and alluring designs. His haute couture collection was very popular in French aristocratic circles. Robert Piguet was the confidant and mentor of Christian Dior. In 1944, the couturier launched his first perfume. In 1948, Bandit and Fracas followed. Both fragrances are still, until this very day iconic, cult fragrances and the favorite fragrances of many memorable woman.