Chypre Leathery Woody. Created by Guerlain in 1959 Vetiver cologne is an elegant woody mossy fragrance. It is the result of the following top fragrance Notes: bergamot lemon and coriander. The middle notes are: carnation oakmoss and leather and the base of the fragrance is: musk amber and vetiver. Vetiver cologne by Guerlain is recommended for daytime use.