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France's Los Angeles crush continues. From Céline's Hollywood love letter to Saint Laurent's historic Rodeo Drive renovation, our city must have a certain je nais se quoi that keeps designers and retailers from the tastemaking country coming back for more. The latest to fall under our spell is Diptyque, who has three SoCal stores: South Coast Plaza, Larchmont Village, and most recently, Beverly Hills. The Parisian perfumer has just unveiled a candle to celebrate its new home in the ritzy neighborhood.
WWD notes that the $70 candle's packaging is inspired by Don Loper's iconic banana leaf wallpaper found at the Beverly Hills Hotel. After admiring the super stylish packaging, take a whiff to experience the unique citrus scent, which "blends lemon essential oil, mint essential oil, orchid accord and freesia accord." Fancy.
The Diptyque Beverly Hills candle can be purchased exclusively at Diptyque Beverly Hills; 10 percent of sale proceeds will be donated to local art nonprofit LAXArt.