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  1. Wednesday

    Wednesday Is the middle of the Hump Day or middle of the week though
    past the begining of the week but not yet though the whole week Wednesday is like an middle child sandwiched in between it's siblings
    sometimes neglected because he's or she's not the Oldest and not expected
    to have many responsibilities and expectations like the eldest or The youngest who gets the most attention and more spoiled
    so i would suggest for Wednesday something more Earthy and Organic ...

    Updated 25th August 2010 at 03:09 PM by Weimar27

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  2. Tuesday

    So for a Tuesday Scent i would suggest something red and bold
    since it's a risky day to do something auspicious so here are my suggestions





    Updated 25th August 2010 at 03:15 PM by Weimar27

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  3. SotD Tuesday 24 August-10

    Quote Originally Posted by kumquat View Post

    James Whistler, 1872-4
    Delrae-Début
    Cloaked in a comforting cocoon of green delight;
    I embark on a cool new day.
    Rain has come and the temperatures are falling.
    Lilly of the valley makes a dainty partner
    with creamy linden in this feminine, citrus juice.
    I feel keen and clear. Fresh!

    Bergamot, lime, green leaves, ylang-ylang, lily of the valley,
    linden blossom, vetiver,
    ...

    Updated 14th January 2012 at 07:35 PM by kumquat

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  4. with Fabiola

    A few impressions from the Nordstrom perfume counters:

    Original Vetiver - Um, I never knew this was so freaking SPANKTACULAR. Absolutely my type of fragrance: top is bright and gingery, middle is buttery iris root/sandalwood, and the end is smoother-than-smooth Haitian vetiver. I feel like it's the love child of Sienne l'Hiver, Eau Premiere, and Encre Noire, which is possibly why I responded so well to it.

    Selection Verte - Deliciously herbaceous/minty middle softens ...
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  5. SOTD Monday 23 August 2010

    Quote Originally Posted by kumquat View Post

    W.A. Bouguereau, 1895

    Maitre Parfumeur et Gantier-
    Iris Bleu Gris

    Awash in a sea of iris root and vetiver;
    I feel irresistible and dangerously human.
    A gentle undercurrent of violet feels like
    a fairy-tale ending to this classic drama.

    Iris root, wood and leather notes. Flowery.
    Top Note: Leafy green, lemon, bergamot;
    Middle Note: Iris absolute, vanilla, jasmine;
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