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  1. SotD Friday 03 September

    Quote Originally Posted by kumquat View Post

    Renoir, 1887
    Jil Sander No.4

    Blinded by hot waves of tuberose;
    I am reminded of what it means to be feminine.
    The cool water of a gentle stream is a welcome contrast
    to the warmth of the oriental bloom of spices here.
    The blue skies and puffy clouds dry the
    clean white towels for a glorious sun bath.
    The last of the summer.

    Top notes; Plum, Peach, Anise, Coriander
    ...

    Updated 9th September 2010 at 10:03 PM by kumquat

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  2. Bond no 9 Cooper Square

    Dear everyone,

    Does anyone know anything about the latest launch of Bond no 9 "Cooper Square"???

    Anyone in US is connected for a run down of the Silver launch???

    Thanks Guys...:-)
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  3. SotD - Thursday the 2nd of September

    Quote Originally Posted by kumquat View Post

    Fragonard, 1767
    Dior-Dioressence
    An elaborate tumble into the golden woods;
    this charming tapestry of scent and wonder.
    I take deep breaths as the mossy green panoply unfolds.
    There is magic in the forest again today.

    Created by Guy Robert of IFF;
    a soft oriental aldehyde parfum with
    top notes of fruit and rose;
    heart notes of jasmine, geranium, cinnamon and vanilla and
    base
    ...

    Updated 2nd September 2010 at 06:27 PM by kumquat

    Tags: dior, dioressence
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  4. Sample Score!

    Here's what I got for spending USD 185 yesterday.

    Mixed up Bois d'Iris and Orchidée Vanille for my scent of the day to work, all divine wafts of headiness...



    Van Cleef & Arpels – Collection Extraordinaire
    Tags: iris, vanilla
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  5. SOTD - Wednesday 1st of September 2010

    Quote Originally Posted by kumquat View Post

    Chris Beck
    Serge Lutens-A la Nuit
    Pulsating clouds of tropical splendor
    float optimistically by.
    The air is heavy with impending rain.
    It is sultry, yet cool.
    There is calm before the storm.

    Slightly green, tangy,
    but still heady and sweet;
    jasmine is queen of all flora!

    Notes; Moroccan, Indian and Egyptian jasmine,
    green shoots, white honey, benzoin,
    ...
    Tags: a la nuit, lutens
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