Happy New Year greetings, dear perfume friends!
I'm wearing an Aftelier body oil: Pear, Fir and Coffee. LOVELY.
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Happy New Year greetings, dear perfume friends!
I'm wearing an Aftelier body oil: Pear, Fir and Coffee. LOVELY.
I was saddened and stunned by the news of the death of Mona di Orio today. What a loss!
Rick, Happy Birthday Sweetie!
DK Black Cashmere is my SOTM.
Stay well, ALL.
Had a 90 minute deep tissue massage this morning; feeling better.
Warm huggies to all
Le Dix for my SOTM.
I've been laying low for the last few weeks dealing with sciatica + elbow/back strain + insomnia. Puttin' one foot in front of the other for now. Hard to sit, hard to lay down....
Daniel & I are going to a dinner in his honor tonight. He retired after 23 years at Sedgwick County Zoo. I was amazed at all the cool stuff they gave him, including a 3x3 poster with pictures of him,...
I'm at home this morning, and determined to catch up on postings!!!!! Sampling Bottega Veneta, from Ruth. Wow, nice floral leather! I'm anxious to see what the dry down turns out to be. I haven't...
Back from our trip Sunday afternoon. Work was a bit on the insanity side yesterday, and I didn't have an opportunity to check in. SOTM: Portrait of a Lady. Hope to get caught up on posting later...
quick check in with ya'll. I'm scrambling like mad to get caught up at work so Daniel and I can go to Eureka Springs tomorrow AM. We'll be gone til Sunday afternoon. I'll be up late packing like a...
Neil Morris October seemed especially good this morning.
Jon, thank you for the Vivaldi. Nice way to start the day.
In the mood for M. Micallef Red Sea for SOTM. Birthday wishes to Ubu!
Ormonde Jayne Woman SOTM. Working this morning.We spent yesterday afternoon suit shopping for Dan, as I made him throw out his old polyester horrors from the closet last year. When he walked out of...
I'm lunching with my beautiful daughter Jessie later today. SOTM: The Party in Manhattan. Thanks for the lovely birthday wishes!
Good Afternoon, all. HdP Noir Patchouli for me today. Nice to be missed :-)
Shades - where can I sign up for that focus group :coolold:
Work has been crazy busy lately!!! Rossy de Palma for SOTA. Drive-by hugs and kisses, you beautiful people!
Thank you Q, for providing me with needed brain stimulation this morning. :smiley:
SOTE was Cuir de Russie, this morning I randomly chose Samsara.
Blind buy: the new Aromatics Elixir Perfumer's...
Not yet in synch, but luxuriating in Homage. Haven't worn this in over a year. WTH am I saving it for??
I have Dioressence picked out for later, a bit of vintage. Want a BIG JUG of it some time.
Happy Birthday dear Lillybelle!
BTS was MM Note Vanillee; SOTM: Chamade parfum, of which I have a miniscule bottle....
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-hyJsoPosCEbirthday SHADESOFBLEU and INDY GUY
SOTM: En Voyage Nectars des Iles
adore adore adore
BTS was Womanity; SOTM: Y parfum. I was watching part of "With 6 you get eggroll", with Doris day yesterday. A big part of watching old movies for me is noticing the decor, clothing, etc. On her...
Cool and crisp stepping out the door this morning. Feminite du bois - Shisedo bottle getting me in the mood for fall.
Ormonde Jayne Man for gender-bender day. No hardship, that.
At work for what seems to be our last 100+ day this year (YIPEE). Looking forward to a beautiful forecast after today. Tired of breaking all-time records. I'm in OJ Man to start the day; a promise of...
ooops, I started the day off with OJ Tiare cuz I was craving it, but I'll fix that this afternoon and join ya'll in my aldehyde choice: White Linen.
Need to shower yet, but I think I'll wear MFK Lumiere Noire this morning. Coffee first, always. I don't leave the house for a couple of hours, so I'm hoping to do some mid-week tidying up. Wichita...
I'm including June and July, since I've missed the last couple of times.
The summer has been an especially crazy one this year, with us being in the heating and air biz, so tracking has been...
Started out the day in Givenchy III, but it has faded, so I'ma switchin' to Mitsouko. My sister has gone home for the day, so I'm in a smelly, lovely cloud. :engel017:
Tues SOTE: Neil Morris...
Happy Birthday FrouFrou!
Post booby-squish-fest (mammo) I'll be wearing ELdO Archives 69, which...
L'Artisan Nuit de Tubereuse for Monday SOTM. Sluggish and slurping a Starbucks mocha at my desk.
Really wanted to take advantage of the TPC 20% off sale - got 8ml decants of: CdG Jaisalmer,...
EL Azuree for my SOTM at home. What a rich, old-school leather ♥
I don't dare wear this one at work, even just a couple of teensy spritzes :tongue:
Wearing a Lauder is like stepping into a...
Penhaligon Amaranthine for SOTM, a crisp, white floral oriental beauty by Bertrand Duchaufour. One of my favorite scents for summer. SOTE/BTS was CdG Wonderwood, which I have taken a real liking to....
I have a proverbial butt-load of Ava Luxes: 23, Amande, Ambra Tibet, Biba (just wore this one last night), Bois Exotique, Cafe Noir, Carnet de bal, Creme Brulee, Chypre Noir (D/C'd unfortunately.),...
A Great Big congratulations to CandyPerfumeBoy!
Bedtime scent was the wonderfully woody oriental Ava Luxe Biba. Notes of bergamot, elemi, pepper, incense, Hiba wood, Himalayan cedar, cedar of Lebanon, patchouli, night queen, sandalwood, Tunisian...
Good luck with the new guy, Inees!
SOTA: EnVoyage Peche Noir. Notes: Gardenia, hyacinth, galbanum, bergamot, peach/Iris, jasmine, rose, LotV, lily/Vetiver, musk, sandalwood, oakmoss, amber, leather.
Music is ALWAYS a good thing, IMO.
May Mr. Q enjoy his new undies (manties?)
PerfumedLady, I'm so, so sorry to hear about Opie. :sad:
SOTM: Etro Messe de Minuit. The notes make me purrrr: Woods, galbanum, bergamot, Mandarin orange/Myrrh, cinnamon/Patch, vanilla, amber,...
Sampling Carmel Boheme for my SOTM. Very pretty oriental floral with a beautiful dry down. BTS was NM the Darkness of Trees. Neil Morris samples are FUN; the pleasure for me is akin to opening a new...
SOTM: Osmanthe Yunnan. Notes of orange, tea, osmanthus, freesia, leather and apricot (per Fragrantica). Woods>Fresh>Citrus Fruity/Nose: JCE. BTS was Ava Luxe Mousse de Chine. Notes of Bergamot, lime,...
I've got a nice split (1/2 bottle) of By Kilian Incense Oud on the way. Also bought another bottle of Diptyque Eau Lente.
SOTM: a bit of gender-crossing with Je Suis un Homme. Dry woods>Crisp (per Michael Edwards, although Fragrantica lists it as a citrus aromatic); Notes: Leather, patch, cinnamon, citruses, cloves,...
Joined Twolf in the insomnia, and I'm workin' today, at least til noon. Wearing a great combo today of Armani Prive Bois d'Encens (Notes of: Labdanum, spices and vetiver) and M. Micallef Guaiac...
In sync with No5 parfum.
Chanel No5 parfum to celebrate Coco and Ernest Beaux's aldehydes. Later, I'm planning on Patou Joy parfum.
Looking forward to Friday. I haven't had the chance to participate much in recent weeks. YAY!
SOTM: Bulgari Black; SOTA: La Belle Helene. Had a massage before work today to work on sciatic issues.
Happy birthday wishes to Evangeline!
I love this vetiver! Just got a FB of it.
Bal a Versailles SOTM. Things are starting to slow down at work, YAY. Sanity will be welcome again. Howdies all around!
Richwood for SOTM. Seems a bit overkill for cleaning house, but it's what I was in the mood for.
Last night: SSS Ambre Noir
BTS was Neil Morris Dark Earth. Earthy indeed! Yummy drydown. This morning I'm home and wearing Epic Woman. Thinking of buying Micallef Red Sea and ELdO Fat Electrician this weekend.
Rochas Mystere for this morning. Last night: Eldo Vierges & Toreros. Summer heat has made work SO BRUTAL, but it's been nice to be busy and making money for a change. Most of the HVAC companies in...
SOTM: Derby; BTS: Apres l'Ondee
EL Aliage SOTM. Bedtime last night was Teo Cabanel Alahine.
SOTM: No 22. Home with Daniel this morning; catching up on Modern Family and Falling Skies.
Glad to see we're back on this morning!
Enjoying my day off, SOTM: Kouros + CdG White. I haven't been around here for several days, but I needed to come by for some scented air. :kiss:
I'm going to be watching my grandkids overnight, so I need to stock up on cheetos and M&M's this afternoon, AFTER I get my house cleaned up (although why, I don't know. I know how it'll look after...
It has been CRAZY busy in June. I think this was the 3rd highest number of 100+ days on record, and the most since the early 50's, several years before I was born.
SOTM: Oliver Durbano Pink Quartz....
Castorpollux, have a wonderful birthday!
Happy Birthday Dear Duckie!!
Wearing Poison, in your honor. :vrolijk_26:
AM: Diptyque L'Eau
PM: 31 Rue Cambon
This has been a very NICHE month for me.
Total number of wears: 98
3 Ava Luxe Carnet de Bal
2 Ava Luxe Ingenue
4 En Voyage Nectars des Iles
3 En Voyage Peche Noir
Rochas Mystere for sotm, probably Niki de Saint Phalle for afternoon. I've got a poor sick kitty at home that's going to the vet in the AM. Not eating or drinking. Already have a stray male cat there...
This will be my Polge choice later today. I got a 20ml bottle FREE with the purchase of S-ex.
I woke up craving Xerjoff XXY, and that's what I'm wearing now.
Happy birthday dear Q!!
Jil Sander Scent 79 for my SOTM.
Guerlain Vetiver, my talisman against the weather today.
White Linen seemed right for a Sunday at home.
Last night I experimented by layering CdG White and Kouros. Turned out quite lovely. Got the idea from Micallef Red Sea. I really liked the cinnamon-musk combo, but just don't want to plunk down the...
Congratulations beautiful Mimi!
This comes off on my very similar to Ivoire. Rather soapy, but not as green.
Back to Black
+1 for PW Tea Rose, Habanita and Niki de Saint Phalle, Youth Dew. Hail Estee Lauder!
What gorgeous pics today!
I'm currently wearing HdP Noir Patchouli.
Started the day off in Paestum Rose, but now I'm loving
En Voyage Nectars des Iles
Happy Monday BN'ers!
Started the day in Amouage Lyric Woman, now I'm in SL Rose de Nuit.
Belated birthday wishes to anyone that I've missed the last few days!
Spending the day at the office playing catch-up. Need to get home, but I thought I would give a quick post. SOTM: Bois de violette. I have to admit that I truly had a hard choice choosing this...
In synch with vintage Poison EDT, thanks to our Grand Ducal Highness :kiss:
After a couple of frantic weeks at work (HOT weather and being in the HVAC business. We are NOT the Maytag repairmen...
I'm going with HdP 1804, a very RICH fruity. Notes: Pineapple, peach, gardenia, jasmine, rose, LotV, cloves, sandalwood, patchouli, benzoin, vanille and musk.
rogalal, have a great weekend in SF!
My fruity offering of the day: I'm going with HdP 1804, a very RICH fruity. Notes: Pineapple, peach, gardenia, jasmine, rose, LotV, cloves, sandalwood,...
Not synching this morning, but I'll make up for it later with Nahema for this afternoon.
This morning, I could not resist Mandy Aftel's Honey Blossom.
Drive-by hugs to all!
This is a new harvest, I presume? How does it compare with the 2007 vintage? Looks like another to put on the wish list!
After avoiding purchases in April (for the most part, anyway), this month so far:
Diptyque L'Eau ( my decant was all gone)
CdG Kyoto (ditto)
Decants of Vintage Vol de Nuit and Vol de Nuit...
Delrae Coup de foudre this morning. Such a lovely citrusy rose. Needs to be on my wish list. Last eve was Highland Lilac of Rochester. Work has kept me away lately!...
Total wears - 88
House of the month: Neil Morris, with 16 wears
Just when I think my lemmings are all caught up...
A quick check in on a crazy Monday!
AM: Neil Morris Renaissance (again!!)
PM: Givenchy Vetyver reissue
Ye gods, I have no Creed!
Choosing a beautiful, simple crisp, green floral - Kenzo Parfum d'Ete.
Duckie, but of COURSE you will be at the wedding. Not complete without you!
Neil Morris Renaissance today.
Notes: Bergamot, balsaam fir, benzoin, frankincense, tolu balsaam, opoponax, golden musk, myrrh, teakwood.
Big thank you, Grant! Enjoyed immensely.
FM Une Rose
Notes: Pelargonium (from which geranium oil is extracted), rose, fruity notes, woody notes.
Belated birthday wishes to Shoegal!!!
I'm puttin' one foot in front of the other lately.
Traversee du Bosphore this morning.
I'm dying for the weekend, Dan and I are going to Eureka...
Forgot about synch day, but I'll make up for it later with Songes - I promise!!!
Bandit was too tempting this morning.
Aliage, Estee Lauder for this morning.
Work has been a terror the last week. Many issues to deal with, but things are getting sorted out finally. Miss you guys, dang it...
Happy Birthday Arwen_Elf, Mr. Q and any I have missed out on this week!
"One of those"...
102 total wears
2 wears each:
Estee Lauder Youth Dew
ELdO Rossy de Palma
FM Portrait of a Lady
My floral is Donna Karan Gold.
Hope ya'll do something special this weekend.
Hope Mrs Q is feeling more herself this morning