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so, as i previously blogged, my mother in law had earmarked an old ladies perfume, and was sending it to me.
I received today, 2 medium rate priority boxes, jam packed with all kinds of goodies. A picture speaks a thousand words, so i did just that, and took pictures of my haul. I am still speechless anyway, and the palpitations of excitement have not yet worn off.
Here are my goodies:
May not interest many intelligent noses here, and i feel as though some may read me, and view me as uninspired, uneducated, amateurish, a bit of a fragrance redneck. But at the same time, that may just be the way i feel, and i am guilty of projecting my feelings of fragrance inadequacy onto others here.
What i do not lack, is enthusiasm. I don't feel, that to be a member of Basenotes, i need to possess some sort of College Degree, to enable me to appreciate an aroma, and state my
Updated 4th September 2012 at 09:12 AM by Scent-imental
I have just returned today, from my fishing trip.
I had withdrawal symptoms caused by a fragrance-free week. I should maybe qualify that statement; i have suffered a week of nostril assault, brought about by rotting pink salmon carcasses, and chopped bait herring, both are thick, cloying, greasy and clinging aromas, that drape and cloak every fiber of clothing, and body. Saying that i stunk, barely begins to describe my week.
My pathetic spray atomisers that I took
I've had a vintage free day today. It's almost unhinged me, frankly.
As we are going camping and fishing for a week, i thought it best to end all my auctions, as i am not planning to take any technological device away with me. I am having an internet free week. The thought of that makes me anxious actually, so reliant am I upon the ability to do status updates from virtually any location. The campsite we stay at, does have wireless, but i am being firm with myself, and not taking
Well, i managed to fit in a trip to an antique/thrift store today. Calling it a thrift store is somewhat of a misnomer. It's a log cabin, and like a maze inside. Jampacked with all manner of stuff, and it takes a good while to go through their cosmetics and potions. I didn't find that holy grail item, that i had visualised. I will admit to hoping for a collectible box, containing a full bottle of Joy Extrait ( a girl can dream can't she?)
But getting there, to the actual location