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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 1st June, 2020

    Hello all you fine-smelling people!

    I am wearing Fragonard's Fleur d'Oranger for yet another
    sunny day. This perfume always makes me smile.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 31st May, 2020

    Congrats to ComDiva's son!

    My SOTD is Summer Love by Pell Wall Perfumes.

    Enjoy the sunshine while it lasts.
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 30th May, 2020

    Hopefully your lawn will recover soon, Jon.

    It's been very dry here too and I feel for the farmers,
    who are struggling with crops right now. I suspect a hosepipe
    ban will be in place soon. So...
  4. Re: Which is your favourite Lily-of-the-Valley perfume ?

    Yep - vintage Diorisimo is where it's at.
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 29th May, 2020

    Synching in Bombay Bling (lychee and mango.)
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    You said fruity?
    I am wearing Bombay Bling by Neela Vermeire and was inspired by
    watching The Real Marigold Hotel on BBC 1 last night.
    Lychee and mango anyone?
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 28th May, 2020

    Alien for me today.

    Happy Birthday TaoLady.

    126632
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 27th May, 2020

    It's going to be hot here today!

    I'm going for a citrus scent - Light Blue by D and G.
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 26th May, 2020

    Sunnyfunny, I share your love for Organza.

    Happy Birthday, Quarry my dear - enjoy your day.

    I am realiy making the most of these beautiful, sunny days
    we have been having this month. My...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 25th May, 2020

    Good morning. I hope all those on a Bank Holiday
    enjoy the weather and manage to get out somewhere
    nice. We are driving to a local beauty spot for a picnic.

    Bulgari Green Jade is my choice for...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 24th May, 2020

    Happy Sunday to you all.

    Jon, nice story - you are a tease!
    Was it Cary Grant or Gregory Peck maybe?

    I am feeling so much more positive this week after
    meeting both sons (separately) in...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 23rd May, 2020

    https://fimgs.net/himg/o.41814.jpg

    Escapade en Mediterrannee (Rochas)
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 22nd May, 2020

    I have a tiny miniature of Arpege so will go with that today.
    I am reminded of all the scales and arpeggios I had to learn
    as a child for the Associated Board piano exams.

    If you've ever...
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    I have a tiny miniature of Arpege so will go with that today.
    I am reminded of all the scales and arpeggios I had to learn
    as a child for the Associated Board piano exams.
    ...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 21st May, 2020

    ((Foxbins)) and ((Quarry))

    I am wearing the very lovely Blu Mediterrano Mandorlo
    di Sicilia by Acqua di Parma;
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 20th May, 2020

    Another day another perfume.

    Roma by Laura Biagiotti.
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 19th May, 2020

    https://encrypted-tbn2.gstatic.com/shopping?q=tbn:ANd9GcS3Gh5MGwc4CZauRDlb6aMool7gbN0ySw9cNfvw6coJJY9r6HNBbjNI7qXqlQXYnbzj6uvN8lwidg&usqp=CAc

    Good morning all!

    Mauboussin (Christine Nagel.)
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 18th May, 2020

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    I think I will be joining Teardrop in the garden today.
    I have a...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 17th May, 2020

    Crabtree and Evelyn Freesia.
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 16th May, 2020

    Thanks Jon and HoP!!
    I didn't even realise it was my milestone today.
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 16th May, 2020

    Well we are all up early today!

    I am wearing Light Blue and raring to get into
    the garden to plant up my hanging baskets.
    I ventured into one of the newly-opened garden
    centres yesterday and...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 15th May, 2020

    No problem at all. They do say it's the sincerest form of flattery!
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 15th May, 2020

    I'm synching now having changed from Diorissimo
    to my limerick scent (Angel)
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    A scent from the recent past
    With a power that's built to last
    Apply it with care
    No more than you dare
    Or people might be quite aghast.
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 15th May, 2020

    Hi everbody!
    Hope you are all doing ok so far in this weird world we
    are living in right now.

    It's would be my late mother's 94th birthday today and as she loved LOTV
    I am wearing Diorissimo...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 14th May, 2020

    Good morning all.

    My SOTD is Yves Rocher Neonatura Cocoon.
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 13th May, 2020

    Good morning lovely people.

    I am going for it this mornng with Versace Blonde.
    I feel frustrated with the current situation (although I realise it
    is for the best.) There is only so much...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 12th May, 2020

    Good afternoon all!

    I am wearing JIcky.
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 11th May, 2020

    Bel Respiro by Chanel.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 10th May, 2020

    That is so sad, Jon!
    We have had the same thing just on our doorstep.
    We had a lovely clear view of the River Severn that is
    now marred by a new housing development!
    I hate to be a "nimby" but...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 9th May, 2020

    This is supposed to be our last day of sunshine for a while
    so I plan to make the most of it in the garden.

    I am wearing Un Jour Se Leve by Yves Rocher. This was a flanker
    to Comme Une Evidence...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 8th May, 2020

    Happy Birthday purecaramel!
    So glad your procedure went ok foxbins.

    Jon, you know me too well!

    My SOTE is Joop Le Bain.
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 8th May, 2020

    124966

    In synch with Eau de Rochas Escapade en Mediterranee.
    I wish I was by the Mediterranean sea, somewhere in
    the South of France right now.
    The photo above was taken on my birthday last...
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    I am wearing Eau de Rochas Escapade en Mediterranee .
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    I just had a quick peek at your wardrobe Rick and Beth and would maybe suggest :
    Something Blue or Light Blue Intense.
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    Re: Documentary: Perfume War

    I listened to half of it and will catch up on the rest tomorrow.
    What an amazing story!
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 7th May, 2020

    I am wearing M and S Mimosa and Bergamot for a
    day of furniture painting.
    ...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 6th May, 2020

    Well this is a first for me.
    I was so excited to get out into the garden today
    to use my newly-arrived Annie Sloan chalk paint to
    revamp my old pine wardrobe that I forgot to put on
    any perfume!!...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 5th May, 2020

    Quote from Jon:

    In my case it is more for the barrage of expletives that may be unleashed when he eventually shows his face...
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    Many fragrances have been reformulated to bring them
    into line with restrictions on certain components of
    perfumes that are deemed to be harmful or that use
    ingredients that are now protected...
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    This is just a wild shot but could it be Rive Gauche by
    Yves Saint Laurent or Calandre by Paco Rabanne.

    Rive Gauche as been reformulated.
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 5th May, 2020

    I'll join you in Terre de Lumiere ClockworkAlice. It's such
    an easy scent to wear.
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 4th May, 2020

    Star War's Day? Is this actually a thing?
    I will wear Alien in that case.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 3rd May, 2020

    http://www.basenotes.net/photos/products/300/26122799-6952.jpg

    Have a happy Sunday everyone!
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 1st May, 2020

    Happy birthday, NCal!

    I don't have any Dior scents, which is a situation I must rectify.

    I am wearing AA Flora Nerolia by Guerlain. Ths was discontinued a few
    years back but I do have a back...
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    Happy Birthda NCal!

    I was going to wear Diorella or Eau Sauvage but
    then I remembered I had left them in our flat in France!
    I don't own any other Diors, which really surprises me.
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 30th April, 2020

    Good morning all and a very Happy Birthday to 24 Faubourg.

    Jon I am sorry your work has been affected by an inconsiderate
    co-worker. May your day pass speedily and safely.

    Ines - I am pleased...
  48. Re: Are you wearing fragrance more or less during quarantine?

    I am wearing it a bit less.
    I can't always see the point of applying scent if I am just going to be gardening
    or doing DIY.
    I still apply scent daily but often don't put it on until later in...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 28th April, 2020

    Happy Birthday, CuddleCat!

    We have some welcome rain today to
    give the parched garden a drink.

    My SOTD is Feminite du Bois.
  50. Thread: Wake and Spray

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    Re: Wake and Spray

    For me, perfume application is the final thing I do, after
    my morning routine is over (wash,dress, breakfast, exercise.)
    It' s the icing on the cake!
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 27th April, 2020

    Happy 14th Basenotes anniversary Ine!

    I am wearing V by Aurelian Guichard.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 26th April, 2020

    Faubourg24 I really hope you manage to sleep tonight.
    I have a few sleepless nights now and then and they are awful!

    I am wearing Mandorlo di Sicilia by Acqua di Parma. It is truly beautiful.
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    Re: Best almond fragrance

    What tdem1961 said.
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 25th April, 2020

    https://encrypted-tbn0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn%3AANd9GcThhUKh-9naxJDY5-vle-zV80yRNzHHkrIr29BjyVE0r9LksNDl&usqp=CAU

    Jicky for me today.

    I wanted to take my car out for a quick drive yesterday...
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    Re: HELLO, (no) updates

    No complaints here Grant. Love to be able to come on here
    and enjoy talking about perfume. Thanks you for all you do.
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 24th April, 2020

    Good morning!

    Happy Birthday to Teardrop. Enjoy your day.

    Mike I am sorry to hear about your work troubles
    and hope they resolve themselves satisfactorily.

    I am joining in with...
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    Sticky: Re: Synchronized Fridays 2020

    I have chosen Bulgari Omnia for the chai tea spices.
    It's the only scent I can think of that may fit the brief.
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 23rd April, 2020

    Joining Donna in a Hermes scent - Twilly.
    I am not blown away by this but it is perfectly
    nice.
    I need more heft in my perfumes than this polite
    offering affords. I do like the ginger note,...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 22nd April, 2020

    Good evening. I have been in the garden for the majority
    of the day just pottering around, watering, weeding, bird-watching and
    sunbathing.
    I have only just applied perfume and it's Mauboussin...
  60. Re: Heaven only knows WHEN, but WHERE would you like to fantasize having another BN meet-up?

    Paris for sure.
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    Re: Does anyone here cut his own hair, like me?

    I am glad I found your post, Teardrop!
    Your hair looks great - love the colour too.
    I think you are so brave and clever to be able
    to trim your own hair. My fringe needs attention so I may
    just...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 21st April, 2020

    Teardrop - I managed to find your post about the new hair cut.
    It looks great - you are so clever! Nice colour too.

    It's yet another beautiful day here. Nature is compensating us for all the...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 19th April, 2020

    Joining Jon in his virtual paradise.

    ((HOP)) it's quite normal given these strange circumstances.

    I am wearing Bulgari Omnia and enjoying the sunshine.
    I am feeling less dizzy today, which is...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 18th April, 2020

    Lovely photos, Jon.
    The second one has made me go all dizzy
    and that's on top of me having an inner ear virus!

    I am staying put today as walking is impossible, due to
    vertigo, and wearing the...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 17th April, 2020

    Eau Sauvage (vintage) for today's synch (which I suggested)
    and by which I meant a scent that got you into trouble romantically-
    speaking in the best possible way!
    This one led me very much astray...
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    I think I suggested this category for the synch and what I actually meant was
    a scent that got you into trouble romantically speaking! A scent that led you or
    someone else astray in the best...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 16th April, 2020

    Wishing Ryan a very Happy Birthday!

    Yet another sunny day - we are tryly blessed with the weather
    this past few weeks to make confinement that much more bearable.

    I am wearing Pamplelune by...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 15th April, 2020

    Teardrop - good luck on your new ward.
    My SOTD is Robert Piguet V.
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 14th April, 2020

    Sympathy going out for Ine - lack of sleep is awful!
    So pleased Mr. Terry is recovering well.

    I couldn't decide what to wear today so I grabbed the first thing that
    came to hand and it was Stash...
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    Re: Pick 1 discontinued Fragrance of your choice

    Fendi Theorema.
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 13th April, 2020

    Donna Karan Gold.

    Happy Monday to you all!
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 12th April, 2020

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    Happy Easter to you all!

    I am wearing Fleur d'Oranger by Fragonard.
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 11th April, 2020

    Champs Elysees again for the mimosa note.
    Another beautiful, sunny day.
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 10th April, 2020

    Hednic, I love the title of your scent today - very
    appropriate.

    My SOTD is Champs Elysees by Guerlain.
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 9th April, 2020

    Happy birthday, Cazaubon!

    Another sunny day here, which always helps
    lift the mood.

    My scent does too - Yves Rocher Un Jour se Leve.
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 8th April, 2020

    Visa (Aurelian Guichard)

    The sun is shing brightly and I anticipate some sunbathing interspersed with
    the usual household chores. It's certainly a good day for drying towels
    and sheets.
    On a...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 7th April, 2020

    Seconding Teardrop's get well wishes to our P.M.
    Boris Johnson. I really hope he has the strength to
    see this dreadful virus off.
    Stay safe at work, Teardrop and all others
    working in the health...
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    Re: Recommend me a Citurs Fragrance for Summer

    Santa Maria Novella Acqua Cologna Classica.
    Dior Escale a Portofino.
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    Re: Recommend me a Citurs Fragrance for Summer

    Sorry double post!
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 6th April, 2020

    Roje Dove Elixir Pour Femme.
    I first wore this last night (from a sample) and
    was somewhat disappointed initially with how
    light it was but then, after a few hours, it began to blossom
    and...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 5th April, 2020

    Happy Sunday!

    My choice for this morning is Summer Love by
    Chris Bartley (Perfumes from The Edge.)
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 4th April, 2020

    Echoing Jon's get-well wishes to Mr.tdem and anyone else in need.

    We will get through this!

    I am wearing Donna Karan Gold in support of Teardrop and her amazing
    colleagues in the NHS.
  83. Re: Perfumes that transport you back to your childhood?

    My aunt's Coty L'Aimant and my Dad's
    Old Spice.
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 3rd April, 2020

    I am wearing Yves Rocher Iris Noir for the purple synch.
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    I am going with Yves Rocher Iris Noir.
  86. Re: How do you think Corona and the crisis will affect the perfume industry?

    I think all this enforced solitude will make us all
    question what is important and what isn't.

    Personally, I think mass consumerism will become a
    thing of the past and people will have learned...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 2nd April, 2020

    Keep safe Teardrop!
    Get well very soon Mr. Terry!

    The clouds in the sky don't seem to want to
    dissipate this week and it's still very cold. I am
    waiting for the sun before I sit in our garden...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 1st April, 2020

    Haha, NCal. And the date is??

    I am wearing Visa (Guichard version.)
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 31st March, 2020

    Take care ,Teardrop. What you are being asked to do at the
    moment is heroic.We salute you from the bottom of our hearts.

    SOTE is Joop Le Bain.
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 31st March, 2020

    Good morning all.


    It's very chilly here today and I am wearing
    Feminite du Bois and lots of layers of clothing.
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 30th March, 2020

    Beautiful red squirrel photo, Jon.

    Sending you all positive viibes as we start another week
    of restrictions and uncertainty.

    I am using scented products more than ever in these strange
    times-...
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    Re: A song, a drink, a perfume.

    Yes it's so fabulous and heart-breaking in a good way. I actually only really
    like the early Tom Waits songs (Closing Time album in particular.)

    This morning I'm going for:-

    Sorry by Tracy...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 29th March, 2020

    Sending hugs to those in need.
    TrilbyLark I do hope you had a better night's sleep.
    It is all very unsettling what is happening in the world
    and it's not surprising sleep is getting interrupted by...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 28th March, 2020

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    Good morning all!

    The sun is shining and I am wearing Fragonard's
    Fleur d'Oranger.

    Stay strong and positive everyone.
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 27th March, 2020

    It was so lovely to hear the whole of our town clapping and
    honking their horns for our NHs workers at 8 p.m. yesterday.
    Take that you beastly virus!

    I am wearing the very strong but lovely...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 26th March, 2020

    Sending hugs to all of you and especially tdem.

    My two sons are getting used to working from home and the
    social isolation that involves.

    SOTD is L'Occitane Terre de Soleil.
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 25th March, 2020

    Sending (( )) 's to Jon and all those getting used to this new "normal!"
    It's so hard to adjust to a curtailement of social activities and regular routines.
    All my usual hobbies and day to day...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 24th March, 2020

    Just checking in to say my computer has the virus too!

    Using my husband's today and wearing Seville a l'Aube
    which looks set to be my corona-busting scent!

    Stay safe all, especially those in...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 20th March, 2020

    Good morning.

    I am joining Easyfish in Lolita Lempicka this morning.
    This self-isolation sucks! I have my husband at least but
    we are not used to being totally in each others company
    all the...
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    Re: A song, a drink, a perfume.

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