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  1. 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
    Categories
    SOTD , Diary , Buys , Photos
  2. SOTD - Wednesday 1st of September 2010

    by , 1st September 2010 at 03:52 PM (Scent of the Day)
    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
    Categories
    Uncategorized
  3. I Bathed in Bleu de Chanel!

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    Truly, my friends, there is nothing that I will not do in pursuit of the beauty of fragrance. As proof of this fact, I offer you yesterday's glorious adventure in fragrance appreciation, if not also a misadventure in fragrance application.

    BACKGROUND:

    Having sampled Bleu de Chanel in stores - about a dozen times or so - I had been left in the curious ...
    Tags: chanel
    Categories
    Opinion , Miscellaneous , Reviews
  4. Warning: Walking Vanilla Tonka Bean Ahead

    I got so excited over my new Un Bois Vanille by Serge Lutens that I went trigger happy and let it rip with 6 pumps all over. Death by vanilla for all around me today.

    Must. practice. restraint.

    Updated 31st August 2010 at 07:06 AM by qoo77

    Categories
    Musings , Diary
  5. The Resolve Is Weak...

    It's going to be a very broke August for me albeit a very fragrant one. If it's any consolation, it's that I got tons of free samples eg Maison Francis Kurkdjian (!) ^_^

    Comme de Garcons Kyoto, Serge Lutens Un Bois Vanille and L'artisan Patchouli Patch.



    Coming soon: Bois d'Iris by Van Cleef & Arpels Collection Extraordinaire... *wallet cries*

    Updated 29th August 2010 at 01:58 PM by qoo77

    Tags: incense, vanilla
    Categories
    Diary , Buys , Photos



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