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  1. [SOTD] An Elderly Ladies Hanky

    Patchouli Patch by L'Artisan Parfumeur + Elisabethan Rose by Penhaligon's ... like a grandmother's comfortingly warm embrace... me likey.
  2. Hullo Thar ...

    To whom it may concern:

    This is me ...

    I have tried posting my reviews on Basenotes only to have them disappear into the 'system' too many times so I've decided to change my tac and post blogs instead.
    I was lurking for about a year before joining last February and only joined because I had a question to ask but I still haven't asked it - and it still ...

    Updated 11th August 2010 at 06:04 AM by Kal

    Hello There
  3. SotD - Tuesday the 10th of August

    Quote Originally Posted by kumquat View Post

    Gres - Cabochard
    Leathery, headstrong, dashing, smoky;
    a swirl of delight to encompass me.

    Created in 1959 by Bernard Chant of IFF;
    a feminine leather chypre parfum with
    top notes of clary sage, tarragon and galbanum with
    heart notes of jasmine, ginger lily, rose and ylang-ylang;
    base notes of oak moss, sandalwood, vetiver and patchouli.
    Tags: cabochard, gres
  4. [Review] Philosykos by Diptyque (1996)

    I was looking forward to sampling this flagship Diptyque scent which I keep hearing people rave about. Naturally expecting to be walking down a fig tree orchard in Greece in summer reading Luckyscent's writeup on it, what I got instead reminded me of Baygon insecticide ...
    Tags: philosykos, sotd
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  5. Peace Be With Us

    At last. Oh thank you, thank you, you-know-who-you-are, Fellow Basenoter! IT has finally happened. Just as you said.

    At a mutually fun location, that is, one that provided enjoyment to both of us, my hotty hubby strolled up behind me as I was whiffing the Bond N. 9 sensation, The Scent of Peace. It was Atlantic City. I had lost track of the time. Standing in the Cos Bar at the Pier Shops at Caesar's, 8:56 crept up on me out of no where. My Baby was getting in a bit of Blackjack to ...

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