Cerruti have made some of the finest and most understated perfumes for women. Their Cerruti 1881 is a stable of most women's perfume collection. It is light, sexy and confident, lasting throughout the day without being too overpowering. This makes it an ideal fragrance gift for people who do not normally wear perfume or for someone who is just about to start. Cerruti 1881 can be best described as a floral fragrance with linen and woody base notes.