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  1. Kingdom Replacement 2... DUNE

    Classic Dior - and I was surprised that Dior was a recommendation from anyone who loved Kingdom. None the less I was thrilled when a bottle was gifted to me on behalf of a grandmother who found a bottle of the stuff in the back of her closet and never wears it. Scary that friends are now thinking while grandma is cleaning out her 'too stinky' perfumes, "Hey, I know who might love this!" Anyhoo...

    So, again like Rose 31, it's not that Dune smells anything like Kingdom but ...
  2. Miss Dior Cherie - Strawberry Oh Wow!

    So I've finally gotten around to testing out the sample I got months ago of Miss Dior Cherie. I was testing mostly because I rolled my eyes when strawberry was a listed note in the new Valentino Valentina scent and wanted to test the note in other frags before I committed to such haughty dislike. So here goes...

    A notes list for MDC on Basenotes includes mandarin, strawberry leaf, violet, jasmine, caramel popcorn, wild strawberry sorbet, musk, and patchouli.

    On the ...
    Tags: dior, strawberry
  3. Re-review - Hypnotic Poison Eau Sensuelle

    Ok, so wanting something fresh and pretty today I decided to go for Hypnotic Poison Eau Sensuelle again. I love most of the other poisons so I was really excited to get it as a gift and couldn't wait to try it out. My first spritz was a big let down. Its really pretty and by any definition smells 'good' but I found it so dessert-like and it faded so quickly I was starting to scope out friends collections to initiate a swap. Thought I'd revisit today because well I'm desperate and my friends all ...

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