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  1. SOTD - Wednesday 1st of September 2010

    by , 1st September 2010 at 02:52 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
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  2. 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
    Reviews , Opinion , Miscellaneous
  3. 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 06:06 AM by qoo77

    Categories
    Musings , Diary
  4. 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 12:58 PM by qoo77

    Tags: incense, vanilla
    Categories
    Diary , Buys , Photos
  5. First Love

    Ben & Jerrys Peanut Butter Cookie Dough in a bottle.



    Bois Farine by L'Artisan Parfumeur (2003)
    by Jean-Claude Ellen

    Updated 28th August 2010 at 12:00 PM by qoo77

    Tags: farine, iris
    Categories
    Buys , Photos , Diary



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