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Scent of the Day

This blog depicts my interpretation of a chosen scent. I write a description and then list the notes and illustrate with a painting or photograph.

  1. SotD Wednesday 28 April

    Quote Originally Posted by kumquat View Post

    Merry-Joseph Blondel, 1830

    Chanel - No. 19

    Proud green galbanum charges ahead
    to meet subtle iris and husky leather.
    A gentle musk is not far behind.
    Elegant emerald tones of glorious green
    and bright sunny days, waft as in a dream.

    Chanel No. 19 includes notes of galbanum,
    hyacinth, neroli, bergamot, jasmine, rose, lily of the valley,
    iris, vetiver, sandalwood,
    ...