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  1. Re: Spring Splits -Creeds Exlusifs/Masque Milano Tango/Marly/Aventus/Tom Ford...(world)

    I'm the happy owner of my part (and cute bottle!) of the interlude split (see photo,original bottle,guys!),and just wanted to reassure you all that I knew Interlude before,and this is absolutely...
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    Re: Aggressive scent for buisnessman

    +10000 on BdP and Antaeus, Chanel Pour Monsieur!
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    Re: Amouage Gold Man as every Day scent?

    Definitely! I got this for my dad some time ago, as a "special occasion" kind of scent..well..ermmm...he uses it lavishly every day, even now in summer..even though I got him "Reflection" for his...
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    Re: your favorite rose

    Well..I'm not that into roses, but, if I have to choose, I'd go for the darker ones.
    but..
    Nahema just has to be on my list too!
    L'Ombre dans L'eau...well, that one's a fresh one too...
    ...
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    Exactly Knit!!! It's not the normal geranium I'm...

    Exactly Knit!!! It's not the normal geranium I'm talking about...it's this spicy earthy note that only this type has..I've been using a lot of products from a (highly recommended,btw!) british...
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    Re: Chanel N˚5 Parfum de Toilette?!?

    Ohhh!What a pity if it's fake!

    Btw..slightly offtopic,but not too much:is there a certain guarantee, when buying a 100 ml splash bottle of no 5 edt, that we're talking about some sort of an older...
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    Re: Rose geranium in perfume

    Thanks for the recs guys!

    30 roses: no problem, I have several places here in Spain that sell those brands (except maybe Demeter)
    Alfarom: Nico utterwhat???:lolk: Never heard of that one before!
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    Right now I'd say Ambre Sultan-Ambra...

    Right now I'd say Ambre Sultan-Ambra mediterranea-Ambre Russe
    (ps...may i also include L'eau d'ambre,in the category of cozyness in a bottle??)
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    Rose geranium in perfume

    Ok...so I've finally come to the conclusion that I adoooore the smell of rose geranium after using several body products that had this as a main ingredient (odour producing ingredient,that...
  10. Think it hasn't been named before; "Ael Mat" from...

    Think it hasn't been named before; "Ael Mat" from the french niche house Lostmarc'h...salty and tangy,but just enough to not feel odd.
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    Re: Juliette has a gun

    Yup, I'd say it's Citizen Queen (my second favorite from the line)..either that or Lady Vengeance..both dark and seductive.
  12. Re: Chanel Sycomore on women....sexy, even? **I GOT IT!!**

    congrats!

    btw..the worst part of getting a 75 ml Les Exclusif bottle is that, the moment you hold it in your hands, you wished you had bought the big one. Stupid..I know!
  13. How about Guerlains Chant d'Aromes?...

    How about Guerlains Chant d'Aromes? (edt):classic,flowers and "pretty fresh"!
    Or just wonderful "plain" old Eau de Guerlain?
    I'd also very much recommend giving Andy Tauers' "Rêverie au jardin" a...
  14. I mean...you just answered your own...

    I mean...you just answered your own question...yeah,definitely!!If it makes you happy and feel sexy...it's the thing you need.
    I love me some vetiver too! I own Encre Noire which is about the same...
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    Hi and welcome!! Fresh green roses..makes me...

    Hi and welcome!!
    Fresh green roses..makes me think of several ones..
    YSL baby doll
    Nahema...sooo beautiful
    Rose Noire from Byredo..not that "noire" to me at all..
    Rose ikebana (more citrus than...
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    Re: My wardrobe I'd too serious

    The first one that I always think of is Ormonde Jaynes' "Osmanthus" :it's one of the bubbliest, most cheerful frags I can think of!A real pick-me-up when you're feeling dull.
    "Yuzu Fou" from Parfums...
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    Re: House of JOOP!

    Funny enough (for someone who grew up in Germany), I only know two of their scents, "all about eve" (well..as you can tell by my user name!) and Nightflight...Both I like right now..but used to love...
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    Re: Something like: Epic Woman Amouage ??? :)

    This is the closest I could suggest too..But the "closest" doesn't mean that Ormonde Woman actually smells anything like Epic..it's just that they share some notes..they are relatives, but not really...
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    Re: Something like: Epic Woman Amouage ??? :)

    This is the closest I could suggest too..But the "closest" doesn't mean that Ormonde Woman actually smells anything like Epic..it's just that they share some notes..they are relatives, but not really...
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    OMG!!can't believe it!!!!since a friend of mine...

    OMG!!can't believe it!!!!since a friend of mine bought me a bottle of this shower gel from "Cottage",I'm totally addicted!! On her last trip to France,I asked her to help me stock up! ;)
    the...
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    Re: Your favorite Amouage and why?

    Well..quite a few faves here! I absolutely love my newest addition..Jubilation 25 (proof of it :also have the body cream and the bath gel..both to die for!)..it’s just so rich and sexy and has this...
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    Re: Parfums MDCI - "womens" fragrances

    I'm interested in getting their sampler set too!!But I think I'm just going to try to get the whole pack..mens and womens...it's quite expensive, but each sample is..huge!So..I actually think it's a...
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    Re: Chocolate scents

    Well..basically it's the same thing..only that cocoa would be the "raw material" chocolate is made of..
    So I guess, in perfumery, if a frag says it has notes of cocoa, it would smell...
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    No snow here,just half rainy and cold..warming up...

    No snow here,just half rainy and cold..warming up in Dior Homme(thankfully,old formula).
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    I'm kind of jaded because this was my first Serge...

    I'm kind of jaded because this was my first Serge aaaand my first niche bottle! Went to the Lutens counter determined to buy a different one,somehow spritzed this one on and..oooh..fell in love! It...
  26. If you can find it (and it's not already in your...

    If you can find it (and it's not already in your collection!),how about Fendis' "Theorema"?orange,spices and warmth but juicy and bright enough to be apt for a wedding!
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    For what it's worth..I'm 30 and I just got myself...

    For what it's worth..I'm 30 and I just got myself a bottle...maybe my favorite Amouage! It's certainly not the "youngest" scent,but ...omgggg...so sexy!! If she has more than one perfume and she can...
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    Re: Could you consider Shalimar unisex?

    :vrolijk_26:

    So true!!

    No, really, I find it extreeeeemely alluring and sexy (especially the drydown),but in a very niche-genderless way!
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    All boozy here too,in Lubins Idole!

    All boozy here too,in Lubins Idole!
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    Re: SotD: Monday 26th Dec., 2011

    Chocolat Amère from Il Profumo for me today...I should use this more often,the drydown is really embracing!
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    Re: Could you consider Shalimar unisex?

    hmm..actually..I sometimes see Shalimar more on the masculine side..you know,it's not exactly a "pretty" scent, as the new flankers are (not that I don't like Shalimar, I really love it!)...it goes...
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    Re: 2011-2012 Holiday Season Gifts

    Easy to get excited by just thinking about the house of Guerlain! hehe!
    I didn't receive any fragrant gift from anybody..everybody in my family thinks I have wwwway to much perfume any way, so I...
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    Ooohhh...yeeesss...Dior palettes are buttery...

    Ooohhh...yeeesss...Dior palettes are buttery soft,beautiful colors too. And the Guerlain lippies with fragrant names..very appropriate for us! ;)
  34. Chanel no 5 vintage parfum for me today..

    Chanel no 5 vintage parfum for me today..
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    Mhhhhhh!!no 22 is the one I chose from the line....

    Mhhhhhh!!no 22 is the one I chose from the line. Soooooo smooth and fizzy!that one will be perfect for the warmer seasons. 31 Rue Cambon is another one of my big faves..
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    Well,if I had Nuit de Noel,that would certainly...

    Well,if I had Nuit de Noel,that would certainly be the most appropriate one..
    But as I don't..I'll try to smell like Christmas layering Cedre+Filles en Aiguilles from Lutens! Woooonderful!
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    Re: Looking for a signature scent for my wife

    Well, if she adores it too, then you've just found it! Wish it worked for me, it's soooo classy!
  38. Re: The new YSL re-dos of Y, Yvresse, and Nu... Are they any good?

    mpfff...if you know the old ones,these new versions won't do you any good. Don't like the packaging either (the cap is plastic crap, lightweight and cheap looking)..and the juice is basically watered...
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    Hey,Larimar...is that a "Stollen" you're going to...

    Hey,Larimar...is that a "Stollen" you're going to bake?!?! :)

    Also in synch by accident:
    Timbuktu. Think it's a 5-star...
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    Well,hardly anything beats Donna Karan Black...

    Well,hardly anything beats Donna Karan Black cashmere in that category...if you can find it,of course!
    And a + 1 on everything Cacio said! ;)
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    Lol!you beat me to the puuuunchhhhh! Well,let's...

    Lol!you beat me to the puuuunchhhhh!
    Well,let's say we definitely recommend those two! ;)
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    Something you can find easily,can be shared and I...

    Something you can find easily,can be shared and I personally enjoy (very much):Dior Homme and Dior homme Intense,narciso Rodriguez for her,Chanel Egoiste(plain "Egoiste")...just to name a few more!...
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    Hi everyone! Today,Chypre d'Orient from the house...

    Hi everyone! Today,Chypre d'Orient from the house of Molinard.
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    Finally received my Amouage bath&shower gels(Jube...

    Finally received my Amouage bath&shower gels(Jube 25 and Epic),heavenly and heavily scented!
    Also,today I found this little boy here..vintage 2005! Even the gods must be happy for me...see that...
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    Today, Eau de Shalimar,a nice and easy every- day...

    Today, Eau de Shalimar,a nice and easy every- day Shalimar...
  46. As the others have already said:none at all!!...

    As the others have already said:none at all!! Totally different creatures!
  47. Re: May I have your suggestions for a timeless perfume for my 19y.o. Daughter please?

    Oh, now that's a wonderful gift! Great father she has there.. :)
    As I can see, you adore classic fragrances, well..she will (most probably) end up loving them too, she has grown up among them,she...
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    Re: Help ladies

    Hola Basteri!

    Well, I'm afraid I don't know that particular vanilla fragrance and I'm not too good in giving designer frag suggestions, but I think you should try the "comptoir sud pacifique"...
  49. Re: May I have your suggestions for a timeless perfume for my 19y.o. Daughter please?

    Well,the first thing that came to my mind was "So Pretty" by Cartier..beautiful chypre that manages to be classic and youthful at the same time.
    And what about Chanel no 5 Eau Premiere?I see you...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday 11th December 2011

    This morning, it was "the mystery vial"..you know, one of those vials that looses its handmade label...and you end up having no idea what it is! Definitely a masculine, with lots of dark vetiver..and...
  51. Re: Sister's birthday, I know nothing about feminine scents, your help please?

    Fruity,clean and longlasting?Hmmm..don't if it's longlasting, but I'm seeing a lot of positive reviews on the Elie Saab perfume: a well made fruity floral! Not my cup of tea, but it could be what...
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    Re: Women under 35 and classic perfumes

    I'm under 35 and wear Chanel no 5 on a regular basis,turned out to be one of my most used ones..because (at least the edt) it's so versatile.
    Habanita is in my top 5 (maybe even top 3),I own,use...
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 10 December 2011

    In Ambre Sultan today...should really wear this more often!
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    Not in synch today (should have used my Love in...

    Not in synch today (should have used my Love in White!!),in Chanel no 22...it's looooove!!! ;)
  55. Re: What fragrance is most similar to fresh, moldy soil?

    +1 on the Patchouli Patch! One of the only patchoulis I like,mostly because of this earthy smell!
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    According to my coworkers...any Tauer...

    According to my coworkers...any Tauer fragrance,especially his Incenses!
    To me...Dior Poison and Trésor de Lâncome,pretty predictable!
    Oh...and Angel...how could i forget you!! :)
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    Just have to give FdBois and Chêne a +1! FdBois...

    Just have to give FdBois and Chêne a +1! FdBois (and all its "Paris-exclusive" Lutens variations) is one of my big faves!
    Very related (at least in my mind)to Feminitè would also be "Idole" by...
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    I'm in Tauers' "incense rosé" today to help me...

    I'm in Tauers' "incense rosé" today to help me brighten up this dreary day!
  59. Re: Do you tell people what you're wearing when they ask?

    People actually hardly ask me.
    And if they do ask, i do tell them. But,except if they're like reeeeally interested, I don't give them the full name (not because I don't want them to know,just...
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    Re: In need of your opinions....

    Yeah, I'd go for LHB too. Much more special.Much classier.
    I think it's easier to pull of LHB all year than Phylosikos..would just seem so out of place in winter...it is indeed a wonder in spring...
  61. Re: Looking for that "mysterious" fragrance...any ideas?

    Well, I actually thought the thread was about "what frag makes you seem more mysterious", not just a "nice" scent people want to ask you about.
    So in the noir and mysterious category ..I'll just...
  62. Thread: Plum

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    Re: Plum

    +1 more on the Feminité du Bois, the plum-note here is very prominent!
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    Oh,yeah!!!Bottega!!!heard only good things about...

    Oh,yeah!!!Bottega!!!heard only good things about that one!
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    Got some Amouage Jub 25 and Epic shower gels on...

    Got some Amouage Jub 25 and Epic shower gels on their way to me...will give me some incredible bubble-bath moments this month!
    Thinking about getting me some "Nu" YSL and "So Pretty" by Cartier from...
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    Having one of those incredibly lazy...

    Having one of those incredibly lazy sundays..still unscented,but Larimar's just inspired me to be Patou-ish today:"Cocktail" it will be!
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    Well,the first thing that came to my mind was...

    Well,the first thing that came to my mind was Dzing!,by L'artisan parfumeur...leather and musk it has,for sure!it's interesting and "complicated",and I love how it's sweet and dirty at the same...
  67. Re: What fragrance in the last five years has made you think - 'that's pretty good for a dept store

    Think it's been said before,but here goes my list:

    Narciso Rodriguez for her edp
    Dior Homme
    Cartier So Pretty
    Chanel no 5 eau premiere
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    It's Melograno for me today..what exactly is...

    It's Melograno for me today..what exactly is this? A soapy chypre? Anyway,I'll have to get a full bottle soon,my decant's almost empty.
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    Miss Charming by Juliette has a gun...can't quite...

    Miss Charming by Juliette has a gun...can't quite remember if it's strawberries or just berries!
    And + 3 (or whatever) on the miss dior Cherie.
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    Another day in A taste of Heaven...I'm really...

    Another day in A taste of Heaven...I'm really starting to think about getting a bottle or at least the travel atomizer,think it's my fave Kilian (and wearable!!)..I guess I'd seriously have to...
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    Me too!!! ;)

    Me too!!! ;)
  72. Re: Why do people buy full bottles instead of samples?

    Claude's a nice guy ,huh? That's the feeling I got when I emailed them.. :)

    And regarding the full bottle thing,it's just what you said..it adds soo sooo much to the experience,especially if the...
  73. Re: Parosmia sufferer - which fargrance should I go for now??...

    I just wanted to stop by quickly and say...Syracusa, sincerely, I feel your pain. I think hardly any one ,outside of this perfumista micro-cosmos ,can really imagine how it is to loose a great part...
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    Re: Compliments on Perfume

    Don't you always wonder why we, perfumistas(in all different kind of stages) who reaaaally care about scents, and who-almost sure-smell better than 95% of the people around us, get compliments...
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    Re: SotD Monday, 7 November 2011

    It's Gypsy Water from Byredo for me today...perfect everyday kind of scent..actually gathered me compliments from a co-worker...so it's more noticeable than I thought!
  76. Omg,just so soooooo loved this!! ;)

    Omg,just so soooooo loved this!! ;)
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    Sel de vetiver for me today,from a sample....

    Sel de vetiver for me today,from a sample. Hmpff...doesn't wanna work with my skin chemistry I'm afraid!
  78. Too funny! Same here in Spain..I just keep on...

    Too funny! Same here in Spain..I just keep on using summer stuff which seems out of place..
    I am soooo longing for cold weather scents! ;)
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    Lovely recommendations you have there...

    Lovely recommendations you have there already..I'll just give "Nahema" a quick +100,'cause it's a great spicy,green,powdery rose.
    Also:give "Rose Poivrée" by The Different Company a try(be...
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    Spent my (hot) day in Max Mara and will go to bed...

    Spent my (hot) day in Max Mara and will go to bed now in Chanel no 5 body lotion.What a treat!
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    I think "liaisons dangereuses"(or whatever!)is...

    I think "liaisons dangereuses"(or whatever!)is the only Kilian I don't get at all!! I can't even describe it..such a strange smell..
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    Oh...not good,nope!! Ok,the bottle's still a...

    Oh...not good,nope!!
    Ok,the bottle's still a beauty,but I think I'd rather spend the bucks on a plain perfume bottle... ;)
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    In Yves Rochers' "en avril un soir" today....

    In Yves Rochers' "en avril un soir" today. surprisingly good for YR and unsurprisingly not very well distributed in Spain..or maybe they just want to stop producing it in general!
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    Re: Vol de Nuit Xmas 2011

    But would this perfume you enough? Or would you need the perfume too?
    Why did they have to put shimmer in there????
    The bottle is...wooooow!!!
  85. Re: I am looking for some really good lavender perfume.

    Interesting..I don't get any leather out of Jicky...sometimes I don't even get any anmalistic vibe..no civet or whatsoever..

    Kiki is still on my ·"to try list", and while we're in Switzerland:...
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    Re: SotD Sunday, 25 September 2011

    Chant d'Arômes edt in the morning, Shalimar edp in the evening..Guerlain day!
  87. Habanita,Cuir Ottoman,Paloma Picassos' "mon...

    Habanita,Cuir Ottoman,Paloma Picassos' "mon parfum" and Midnight Oud from JhaG...oh and sometimes l'air du desert marocain..
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    Started the day in Kilians' Back to Black and...

    Started the day in Kilians' Back to Black and Amouage Epic will probably be my SOTnight....
  89. I'm seconding and thirding (??) the "a la nuit"...

    I'm seconding and thirding (??) the "a la nuit" and "love and tears" recommendations. My neighbour has jasmine in her garden and these two smell very real!
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    Oh...I love,desire and almost need her!! ;)

    Oh...I love,desire and almost need her!! ;)
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    I always have problems separating fall from...

    I always have problems separating fall from purely wintertime 'fumes...but let's see:
    Encre Noire
    Chanel no 5 edt
    Habanita (yay!)
    L'eau d'ambre (l'artisan)
    Melograno
    Encens et lavande
    CdG 2...
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    I've been wearing Gieffeffe all day long and now...

    I've been wearing Gieffeffe all day long and now had a real treat with Paloma's "mon parfum" on one arm and "ambre sultan" on the other. Nice smells, I tell you! ;)
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    Ohhhh!that stuff is sooo sooo great!! Somewhere i...

    Ohhhh!that stuff is sooo sooo great!! Somewhere i have a tiny sample with one little spritz left..it was really a shame they discontinued it..i believe it dissappeared when the fruit-chouli phase...
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    Another rose here: Rose Ikebana!

    Another rose here: Rose Ikebana!
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    Juliette has a guns' "citizen queen" is very...

    Juliette has a guns' "citizen queen" is very similar to that one,but I don't know if that's a solution for you..they also have these really cute (and pretty "cheap") purse-bullets with the oil...
  96. I just wanted to add all Tauer...

    I just wanted to add all Tauer perfumes...amaaaazing sillage (sometimes too much for everyday life!),and second the Amouage recommendations...btw,their newest one has tuberose!
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    Happy birthday N Tesla!! My scent today:one of...

    Happy birthday N Tesla!!
    My scent today:one of my top 3, one that will always be in my collection (after all,one of my cats is named after it!):Jicky (edp). Always perfect.
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: September 2011

    Think I'll have to move to Denmark to have THOSE kind of flea markets..congrats on your finds!! :)
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 4th September, 2011

    a bit of a mix going on today...Hierbas de Ibiza cologne in the morning...some Lady Vengeance from JHaG in the evening...and still smelling some bits of Amouage's Epic from last night...wowzers. Love...
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    Wooowww!!!!Pour Monsieur...that sure looks...

    Wooowww!!!!Pour Monsieur...that sure looks good!!!how does it smell?!
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