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  1. busting out my shalimar cherry

    tonight i celebrate my love for guerlain
    and i'm gonna get l heure bleu and jicky eventually

    now that i smoke rollies i have $150 i can spend a month
    wow
    so that means at least two bottles of good perfume and a lot of iced blueberry coffees from dunkin

    shalimar is intimidating in its presence
    seems really formal right off the bat
    sensual in a way that women completely different than me are sensual
    if that makes any sense ...
  2. Fragrances for teenage girls

    Quote Originally Posted by hectorhoraciootero View Post
    Hi everyone!

    I have a 13 years old daughter. She loves fragrances but has almost no experience with them. And I am interested in the topic, but I only have a little experience about men fragrances.

    Last year I gave her as a gift her first eau de toilette, "Wild" by Ralph Lauren (it was a recommendation given to me by a saleswoman in a shop). I was lucky that she liked it very much -or at least she told me so-, specially that strawberry scent. But she really
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  3. Intervention - Samples of frags

    Oh my God- I had no idea how simple it is to get carried away with ordering samples.
    I saw people on line who claimed to have hundreds of "imps" collected from buying samples but thought that was absurd.
    I really got hooked on Opus oils and smell bent and how easy it is to order samples and the next thing I know its three am on a saturday and Im agonizing over which collection I must posess .
    Its pretty bad when Im fitting them all in a makeup bag to drag around with ...
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  4. On the English Language: A Slow Burn

    A while back, I posted to my blog about some of the peculiarities of the English language "as she is spoke" around America and the world (http://www.basenotes.net/entries/609...senotes-thread). One British reader responded and confessed to a fascination with American English. I recently looked at this post again, and it inspired this:

    Forgive me for doing a slow burn on this until two years later, but it just occurred to me that British
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    Updated 1st April 2011 at 06:26 AM by JaimeB

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  5. Intellectual Dishonesty and Creed - What's it Like to be Royal?

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    The house of Creed isn’t fooling anyone. That’s the word on the street.

    However, there’s a strain of logic that overshadows the Creed skeptics’ core argument that is deeply and irrevocably flawed. The logic in question is as follows:

    [B]Since Creed refuses to provide evidence in the form of vintage bottles, sales receipts, and royal warrants explicitly commissioning perfumes since the days of King George III and onward, one can safely conclude ...
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