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Anything and everything fragrant and otherwise

  1. I want this, and that, and the other.....a rambling

    by , 16th September 2012 at 10:38 AM (Scented Thoughts and Experiences)
    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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  2. It's been a while......

    by , 15th September 2012 at 10:21 AM (Scented Thoughts and Experiences)
    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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  3. Now and Then - my comparison....

    by , 8th September 2012 at 08:17 PM (Scented Thoughts and Experiences)
    Well,
    I'm just going to ramble a little on a subject i find very interesting, due to my enthusiasm for vintage fragrance.

    My memories of my "Nana" fragrance-wise, are kind of fond. She had in the drawer of her sideboard, a very cheap cosmetic bag, which contained all of her cosmetics and fragrance. It was very sparse, and had a cardboard tub of "rouge", a red lipstick, and red nail polish. And casually thrown in there, was her fragrance collection. A miniature ...