I'm quite the noob, but my nose is growing daily (not literally, thank you very much) and I wanted to use this space to pass along results of some comparison tests I've been working on. Why don't I post in the BN forums? So much of what's there is asking and responding to questions, and an unsolicited post by a neophyte on "what makes the 'aquatic/fresh category' so asphyxiating, er, enticing" might not be all that welcome. The reviews? They're not set up to
I have been ill for a week now. I am recovering from the flu. Luckily most of my sense of smell has returned, but I have not worn any fragrance during this time. It feels weird not to wear perfume because it is like putting on a piece of clothing to complete my outfit; but at the same time, I haven't had much of a desire to put any on. A few times I reached for a fragrance oil rollerball and sniffed it--something with vanilla--but I didn't put it on.
I cannot wait until I feel better;
Some Diptyque goodies. A wise and benevolent benefactor should humour me, in a kindly, jolly, fatherly way, and buy me the Opoponax Candle and Room Spray, and the Volutes fragrance.
My devout praying seems not to be very effective in obtaining these luscious, precious, and highly desirable items, nor yet have i discovered my other desires nestling cosily in the mailbox. I need to be able to get my coveted SA position in the fragrance and beauty department of Nordstrom, i will be
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I cant get myself to use anything but the fancy original creed leather atomizer.
Then I think that's what you should do. Unfortunately you'll need to pay the asking price.
Since i had a good old ramble on here. I have been feverishly following the Blind Sniff thread, with great interest, trolling through the Notepad thread, putting stuff on the freebie thread, just trying to learn, and add to the community.
My fragrance wardrobe has not suffered in the meantime, though no new vintage treasures have fallen into my lap recently. I have though, been testing the ones i received via my mother in law. I have added to my vanity, vintage Eau de 1000, by Jean
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