Thoughts, observations and miscellaneous musings about the world of fragrances and experiences with it.
There are few fragrances more iconic than Chanel No.5; to some people it is a paragon of refined perfumery and to others it is an outdated relic not to be touched. What the vast majority of folks who are not deeply interested in fragrances hold in common - along with many who are deeply immersed in the world of fragrances - is the implicit acknowledgment that Chanel No.5 can only be properly worn by women.
One of the issues here on Basenotes that seems always to draw impassioned
Updated 21st January 2008 at 09:25 PM by echerub
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