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  1. Sharini's Graines de Paradis - An Olibanum Saga

    Graines de Paradis by Sharini Perfumes
    Perfumer- Nicholas Jennings

    Notes
    Top - white grapefruit, ginger CO2, green mandarin, cognac, wild cherry, Rooibos red tea tincture (Cherries picked on 24th May this year at the Herault valley- in case you were curious )
    Heart- White rose CO2, Linden Blossom CO2, Tiare , Neroli, Jasmine, Genet . ( Tiare, Neroli, Jasmine and Genet are ‘lavages des pommades’ from enfleurage )
    Base- Ambrette seeds, Angelica root CO2, Iris ...

    Updated 22nd June 2010 at 10:30 PM by Mimi Gardenia

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  2. Musk Nouveau - Providence Perfume Co.

    Listed notes of aged patchouli, angelica, oud, champaca, night blooming jasmine, coffee, sherry, black pepper.

    This is my second entry in the musk project and I'm afraid I won't be able to write a ton about it. From the notes listed, I thought this would be something I would really like. Unfortunately, something in the top disagreed with me enough that I can't get past it. I sampled this three times now and it's been there each time. I'm not sure what bothers me exactly, but I think ...
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  3. Musk Nouveau - A Musk Creation

    Musk Nouveau –A Musk Creation

    Notes of Patchouli, Oud, Sherry, black pepper, angelica, night blooming jasmine, champaca, coffee.

    Perfumer - Charna Ethier of Providence Perfumes


    I have listed the notes of this natural fragrance but I am going to disregard the order of top, heart and base notes with this review according to want I am experiencing and as I ‘go with the flow’ . The reason being, although there
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    Updated 21st June 2010 at 06:56 PM by Mimi Gardenia

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  4. D.O.M. - Graines de Paradis


    D.O.M. - Deo Optimo Maximo. To the polytheist Romans, it meant "to the best and greatest god", meaning Jove. To the Christians they became, it meant "to God, most good, most great". And to those who have tasted the liqueur called Bénédictine, named after the order of monks who first made it, and on the bottles of which those letters are prominently displayed, ...

    Updated 20th June 2010 at 08:52 PM by Redneck Perfumisto (verb tense)

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  5. SotD - Sunday the 20th of June

    Quote Originally Posted by kumquat View Post

    Fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers

    Caron - Infini

    Delightful in the original formula
    with its 'Caron' carnation base.
    Not to be discounted in the more recent
    version with more aldehydic emphasis.
    Powerful, almost gaseous to start,
    I am fueled as for lift-off.
    Jungle florals and sandalwood mingle passionately.
    There's nothing to stop me as I soar to an
    all-time
    ...
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