The year was 1976. The client was Faberge Fragrances. And the advertising creatives were no doubt male and abundantly mustached. This was their magic.
Never has a headline provided such an unwittingly accurate assessment.
“Powerful” indeed. If. for some unknown reason, vintage phallo-centric advertising is your thing, you can find the ad for sale on eBay here: the first ten bucks (plus three for shipping) will get it.
But I never will.
By Dennis Ryan, CCO, Element 79