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    Re: SOTD Saturday 31st January 2015

    zeniba, I am amazed by your organizational skills for travelling! props to you.

    SotD is a layering experiment. Using a smidge of Slumberhouse Vikt with Yves Rocher Voile D'Ambree. The Voile kind...
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    The first scent I bought with my own money (from working weekends at Dunkin' Donuts) was the original Zen. I remember having a mini of Hypnotique and some Shulton Friendship Garden before that don't...
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 22nd January 2015

    Late posting. My glorious SotD was vintage Fracas Parfum. I am a lucky girl to have this.
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    Re: Today I bought January 2015

    I ordered 75 ml of Ilamasqua Freak from the company website on sale.
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 18th January 2015

    Checking in with you gloriously scented folks.

    My SotD was Estee lauder Dazzling Gold. Less than Dazzling but a "safe around non-perfume people" scent.

    SotE Choc de Cardin. Haven't worn this...
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 17th January 2015

    Extending Friday Sync with Le Temps D'Aimer by Alain Delon 1981. Lovely floral woody chypre.
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    Sticky: Re: Synchronized Fridays 2015

    Still in 1981 with the gorgeous floral Le Temps D'Aimer by Alain Delon.
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    Re: S.O.T.D. Friday, 16 January, 2015.

    K de Krizia for the sync.

    I would write more but the PC died and typing on this tablet fries my brian....er, brain
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    The 80's are well represented in my wardrobe. Funny thing is I did not actually own any of them in the time period. Lol
    Yesteday wore La Perla from 1987. Roma is well represented today, I see. It is...
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    Re: S.O.T.D. Thursday, 15 January, 2015.

    Hello my scented beauties!

    La Perla this morning
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    Late posting. I only had a few samples with me Friday on a mini trip, one of which was Vanisia by Creed. Didn't love the top but the base was a nice cozy oriental.
    Home today and extended the sync...
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 3rd January 2015

    Oh hell, to the yes! Finding a spot for big plastic platters of celery sticks and the cheapest cheese is what every hostess wants- ain't it? Do I sound bitter? Sorry, sorry. Deep breath. I'm just...
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 3rd January 2015

    From a carded sample, I tried Penhaligon Artemisia earlier today. Pleasant but not thrilling.
    Now wearing Guerlain Parfum du 68 Gee, I forgot to mention this as a 2014 discovery in the sync...
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    Sync'in and Think'in in 2105!

    I'm so happy the Friday sync is still going. Again, Bravo to those who have organized over the years.

    I retired in 2014 so ye ole perfume budget went down. Except...
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 1st January 2015

    Habit Rouge for me on this first day of 2015.

    Wishing everyone a healthy and peaceful New Year.
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    Re: S.O.T.D. Tuesday, 30 December, 2014.

    Hello all you great smelling folks!

    I am rockin' Azzaro Acteur today.
    It's a splash bottle and the cap sticks a bit...so I have a little heavier application than normal. (giggle) Mace, rose,...
  17. Re: Please don't use "Old Lady" or "Old Man" 'scent' as description...it's offensive

    Let me clarify my previous posts, I agree with kumquat that the use of old lady/man term = bad smelling.
  18. Re: Did Santa bring anyone fragrance this year?

    Santa did not, but I always buy myself perfume so have nothing to complain about.
  19. Re: How much of your wardrobe do you currently use?

    Good question. I think it's about 10-15% of what I have. Yet I have no urge to cull any at this point.
  20. Re: Please don't use "Old Lady" or "Old Man" 'scent' as description...it's offensive

    Do you think everyone uses their own pic for their profile pic? Silly rabbit. That pic is of silent film star Louise Brooks. How does kumquat's paying homage to Ms Brooks mean she's trying to...
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    Re: Guerlain citrus and vanilla

    have you tried the Shalimar flankers eau legere and Eau de Shalimar? gorgeous creamy lemon and vanilla
  22. Re: Please don't use "Old Lady" or "Old Man" 'scent' as description...it's offensive

    With all due respect, I'm sure not all of them would.
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    Re: S.O.T.D. Saturday, 27 December, 2014.

    everyone smells great!!

    Recently I was able to track down a quasi- cultish scent and did a blind buy. Not remorseful because the dry spices and sandalwood are working well for me.
    ...
  24. Re: Please don't use "Old Lady" or "Old Man" 'scent' as description...it's offensive

    I'm appreciative to Kumquat for this topic; I don't feel she's trying to ban the words- just asking people to use more fragrance related terms in describing scents. IMO "Old lady/old man" is a lazy...
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    Really don't have a special Holiday scent but I'm enjoying the heck out of the festive Caron Royal Bain de Champagne today. So I consider myself synced up.
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    Re: S.O.T.D. Friday, 26 December, 2014

    Howdy Y'all!

    I really don't have a special Holiday scent but I'm enjoying the heck out of the festive Caron Royal Bain de Champagne today. So I consider myself synced up.
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    Re: S.O.T.D. Thursday, 25 December, 2014

    Holiday greetings to all who celebrate.
    I'd like to think I'm wearing the scent of
    "Peace on Earth and Good Will Towards Men"

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    Truth is, I simply didn't spray today.
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 24th December 2014

    My dear scented pals, best holiday wishes to all of you.

    SotD L'Or Torrente 33759
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    Re: SotD: Sunday 21st December 2014

    Jon Your beautiful pix of "Ye Olde England" are killing me with envy. I must have a UK Christmas season in my future!!!

    30 Roses, I want to reach through the net and give you a (hug). I feel like...
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    Re: Sotd Sat.20 Dec-14.

    Theorema for me today
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    Sticky: Re: Synchronized Fridays 2015

    Betsy, good idea to add spice in with coffee/tea. You are doing fab job.
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    Bravo Betsy! 2015 is shaping up to be a great sync year and a lot of fun!

    Darjeeling has a good point that Patch in August might be challenging- maybe move that one to Oct?

    Darjeeling's user...
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    Re: SotD: Sunday 14th December 2014

    Jon posted: "Found an old village hostelry with a thatched roof and log fire and decided to throw caution to the wind - game pie, chocolate fudge cake and a rather potent Xmas ale as an...
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 13 December 2014

    Greetings from MIA me- I've been on another road trip to AZ spoiling my dear papa with home cooking. back home for a few weeks.

    No sniggering as I announce my SoTD as "Peace Love and Juicy...
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    I missed yesterday's sync because I was travelling. But Imma make up for it by findomg any Grossman's and Sheldrakes in my wardrobe and wearing them this weekend/week. I'll report back as sprays are...
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 26th November 2014

    Hanae Mori Magical Moon for me today

    Everyone have a wonderful smelling day!
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    Re: November Purchases 2014

    I found some drug store classics, that I missed when they were popular, on a clearance shelf and bought them blind.
    Strangely, I didn't recognize any of them when I sprayed them.

    100 ml Revlon...
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 25th November 2014

    Late evening check-in, my fragrant friends.

    Scent o' the morn was: Charlie Silver by Revlon
    Scent o' the afternoon was: Bvlgari Eau Parfumee Au The Rouge
    Scent o' the evening: Serge Lutens Nuit...
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    Re: SOTD Monday 24th November 2014

    Jon, is that a real place? That photo is fabulous!
    My Sotd is from a sample of By Killian, In the City of Sin. The only sin is how much this meh scent costs.
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    Wearing a never before tried combo (for me) for today's sync. Serge Lutens; Nuit de cellophane with sarabecca Night.

    The sarabecca is a vetiver, patchouli and ambery concoction, which is toning...
  41. Re: Any LA folks planning to attend this Scent Bar event ?

    Woohoo! Sounds like a splendid time was had..sorry I had to bail because I would have loved to meet SagoPalm and raw810 and hear Kilian's velvety voice one more time... oh yeah, and sniff the new...
  42. Re: Any LA folks planning to attend this Scent Bar event ?

    LOL that happened at the March 2014 meetup when AlGae and I happened to have boo-boos on the same finger.

    Sadly, I will not be attending after all. Unexpected big Vet bill this month. Have fun and...
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    Re: SOTD, Tuesday 18th November, 2014.

    SHEEP! ooooohh...What a great photo day. Now, who is going shear and spin me some lanolin rich yarn from those gorgeous critters? LOL I'll make scarves for all you freezing folk :)

    SOTD is...
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    Tickly ribbon girl is at approx 0:59
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6SYyis61b7k
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    Re: Europe Trip and Perfumes Seen and Bought

    So nice to read about your wonderful trip, Jaime. Thanks for sharing
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    The Dec 7 event at the Getty Center is sold out :(
  47. Re: Any LA folks planning to attend this Scent Bar event ?

    Sago Palm, I'm driving over an hour to get there, too. I really doubt you'd feel out of place- there's all types of people wandering in and out who just love perfume.
  48. Re: Any LA folks planning to attend this Scent Bar event ?

    The events I have been to before were very informal- lot's of milling around and navigating tight squeezes to the snack goodies and the guest of honor. A lot of fun.
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    Re: What have I done??

    Welcome La Flaneuse!
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    Re: SotD: Sunday 9th November 2014

    (((KatyS))) So sorry for your loss.
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    Re: SotD: Sunday 9th November 2014

    What a beautiful thread today! Moving photos from Jon, 50 year milestones from Mike and everyone just smells DIVINE!

    It's a warm sunny day in central CA. Earlier I was in Bond #9 Eau de New York,...
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    I'm syncing a day late, with my oldest bottle which still has a few drops of juice left. Bellodgia by Caron, purchased at Casswell -Massey in NYC in the late 1970's.
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    Re: November Purchases 2014

    Just received in the post 100 ml of Trussardi Python. It's an oldie that I have long been curious about. Finally found it for a reasonable price and am not disappointed. It's a beautiful dry cocoa-...
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    Beautiful NOIR sync...I had to skip because there's nothing noir chez papa, where I currently am. Next week, I hope to rejoin in the sync fun.
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 29th October 2014

    yes, I can imagine the coziness of flannel syncing nicely with Tocade

    I'm on the last leg of my Southwest roadtrip in Phoenix Arizona where it's still blasted hot. My SOTD is the light and honeyed...
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    Orientals- YEAH!!!
    Today is a driving day on my continuing South west road trip. I have a sample of M Micallef Rouge #2 with me and will get it know it more today.

    per another site- Top notes...
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    Re: French Kiss, new launch from Guerlain

    Bumping to say I just tried this and did not get much relation to LPRN. Yeah it has fruit but is subtler and certainly lacks the nuclear cherry note in LPRN which ruins LPRN for me.
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    Re: S.O.T.D. Thursday, 23 October, 2014.

    Checkin in with you fragrant friends from perfume lovers' paradise- Las Vegas.
    Today I am sampling Guerlain French Kiss from the Boutique at the Venetian/Palazzo.

    sadly, Jonathan Nieto is no...
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    Re: October Purchases 2014

    Y'all have found some incredible goodies this month!
    I'm still on a Southwesten road trip and am currently in Las Vegas, NV.

    I got a 250 ml bottle of Le Couvent Des Minimes, Eau Des Minimes,...
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    dang- I have NO IRIS of any kind with me on my road trip. But y'all smell fabulous! carry on........
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    Re: SOTD. Monday, 6th October ,2014

    Fogot to post yesterday- Sunday scent was Yves Rocher / Comme Une Evidence LE. Same scent, different bottle. A very pretty floral chypre.

    Today I am testing Vice Camuto/ Vince Camuto. It's pretty...
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    1920-1929 Both my parents were born during that decade- LOL. According to BN directory, there are 462 scents launched that year. Surely we will all find something to spray on Friday!

    In addition...
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    Re: SOTD Friday 3rd October 2014

    Hope everyone had a fragrant Friday- welcome kingofsuede!

    I synced in some very vintage Magie this morning and switched over to O de Lancome later in the day.
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    Switched up into O de Lancome. it's sweltering outside, so very appropriate.
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    Lancome... I have a few. "O" de Lancome is great, but thought I'd dig out a bottle of Magie I got blind and re-sniff it.

    Magie was created in 1950 (the year my parents were married). My bottle is...
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    Re: Diaster struck

    OH NO! I became distraught with concern and had to lie back on my fainting couch in commiseration for your tremendous loss. Xerjoff...why did it have to be a Xerjoff??
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    Re: Thank you to Stuigi and LPP

    Stuigi and LPP- you deserve praise for all you hard work and commitment. Thanks! Hope to have both your continued presence on the boards.

    P.S. Grant- thanks to you too :)
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    Re: SOTD, Monday 29th September, 2014

    Greetings fume friends!
    Such heartwarming stories about parenthood today - Applause to all parents.

    I'm feeling greatly energized because; my car is all fixed, our heat wave has broken, and I'm...
  70. Re: Most worn in September and Third Quarterf of 2014

    in Sept:
    A Dozen Roses - Gold Rush x2
    Alain Delon - Lyra3 x2
    Lorenzo Villorosi- Iperborea x2
    L'Occitane- Miel & Citron
    Guerlain Parfum du 68
    Rochas- Tocade
    Guerlain- Terracotta Voile D'ete...
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    Argghhhh...I clearly have a favorite house (Guerlain) so favorite perfumer should have been a cinch to pick today. Yet somehow I felt like I was dissing some of the "modern" noses...so, I picked...
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    Re: Musk... confusing?

    plus 1
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    Re: Hello all! Newbie here!

    Welcome Welcome!
    Yes it is a 31435 -ous forum :)
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    Re: S.O.T.D. Tuesday, 23 September, 2014.

    Late posting of SOTD, which was Caron Royal Bain de Champagne (original formula not the later version, Royal Bain de Caron)

    Everyone have sweet dreams.
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    Re: What happened with Nez a Nez?

    http://www.beautyencounter.com/find/nez-a-nez
    Has quite a few, but I don't know about their EU shiipping policy.
  76. Re: Who else keeps a spreadsheet of their fragrance collection?

    My spreadsheet has:
    Name/ Size/ Cost Shipping cost / Date purchased/ Where purchased/ Notes about the scent
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    Re: NEW Byredo Mojave Ghost

    And most of the time, that's what driving through the Mojave smells like.
  78. Re: Who else keeps a spreadsheet of their fragrance collection?

    Yes, I keep an Excel spreadsheet to track my purchases
  79. Re: BN Meet-Up San Francisco, CA 9/19-9/21 2014

    ((((Kswer)))

    Great job with the photos LoupdeNoblat!
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    Re: September Purchases 2014

    A nice little cheapie 31231 by Yves de Sistelle


    House:A Dozen Roses, Scent: Gold Rush 31232
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    Re: SOTD Saturday , September 20, 2014

    Roberto, Thanks for the "Good Morning Clip". Always loved that one.

    RHM, My advice:
    1. Get pillow
    2. Smack hubby on head
    3. Repeat

    Just kidding. Well, maybe not.
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    I had lovely sillage of Habanita Eau de Parfum all day today
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    Betsy- sending healing vibes your way for continued recovery.

    This is a sync that makes you think. There are several reformulations I like at least as well as the original

    Ivoire and Habanita...
  84. Re: BN Meet-Up San Francisco, CA 9/19-9/21 2014

    Mike, and all who are attending, safe travels and have a wonderful time! I'm so sad and jealous that I just can't make this one.
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    Re: SotD - Tuesday, 16 September, 2014

    Just poppin' in to wish Kewart a fabulous 60 Birthday year....

    Sotd was by Lorenzo Villorosi. Iperborea... a mouthful of a name for a lovely soft and cooling scent. I don't know why I don't wear...
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    Re: SOTD Friday 12th September 2014

    Thanks for the good thoughts and hugs everyone. :)
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    Re: SOTD Friday 12th September 2014

    Hello fellow fume lovers,

    Man, I had a wacky last few days. I need to sniff something seriously comforting and happy today so I'm going with Diorissimo My little flacon is vintage, and since...
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 11th September 2014

    Terracotta Voile D'ete for me on Thursday 9/11.
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    Pre-Reformulation (Original formulation or a previous generation from the latest version)

    I guess anything in my collection by Dior should work- they reformulate everything, don't they??
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    Re: Ta Ta For Now

    Sorry to see you take a hiatus (hopefully temporarily), but I know how tempting it is to be on sites like these!
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    Re: SotD - Friday, 5 September, 2014

    Greetings all you beautifully scented folks!
    I went very literal with the sync theme- L'Occitane Miel & Citron.

    ((Larimar))
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    I went very literal with this sync- L'Occitane Miel et Citron. :)
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    oh tomorrow will be tough...many choices in my wardrobe with honey or saffron.
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    Re: SotD: Sunday 31st August 2014

    howdy all fragrant friends
    Yesterday was Luciano Soprani edt
    Today is Womanity by Thierry Mugler
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    Re: S.O.T.D. Tuesday, 26 August, 2014.

    Testing... Alien Cuir.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, August 24, 2014

    Wishing all a beautifully scented Sunday. My choice today is Andy Tauer's Noontide Petals
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    Re: Knot by Bottega Venetta

    Would "intrecciato" fit on the bottle? :)
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 22nd August, 2014

    Happy Friday fragrance friends!

    I am home on the CA coast again after spending three weeks in the desert hades that is Phoenix AZ. Had to go out to help Dad who was hospitalized with dehydration...
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    Never sniffed a Balmain I didn't like, so this week's theme is easy for me.
    Chose Balmain de Balmain. It's such a lovely classic chypre; seems older than something marketed in 1998.

    Lanvin is a...
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    Dang I had to miss this week's sync because I'm staying at dad's in AZ after he was briefly hospitalized. I've only got two bottles here, neither fit the sync theme.
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