Nina Ricci is a well-known haute couture, fashion house. It was founded by Robert Ricci in Paris in 1932. The founder, created the house as a gift to his talented designer mother Maria "Nina" Ricci. Nina Ricci designs very quickly became known for the refined, romantic, always feminine feeling that she adds to all of her collections. Nina Ricci created the very first perfume of the house, in 1946, with the name Coeur Joie. Coeur Joie followed by the emblematic L’Air du Temps, a perfume that embodies the timelessness of the house for 70 years.