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    Re: "All The Best People Shave Twice a Day"

    I like stubble (on men, not on me!) and like he said about H.H. habits. Not good.
  2. Re: What is the most number of perfumes you've sprayed on your body at one time?

    Well, just today I received a package from Ava Luxe. Now, I had Agent Provocateur on already, stayed home sick today with the creeping crud that has been going around. Knew I would be taking a...
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    Re: Everyone name one stinker!

    Cool Water is nasty.
    Aquolina Pink Sugar is disgusting.
    I have a very small bottle of Agent Provacatuer and I can't decide if I like it or loathe it!
  4. Re: what is your "You Will Notice Me!" niche fragrance?

    I second, third and fourth this. I have never worn a Montale that DIDN'T get comments and Black Aoud gets the most and the loudest. LOL
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    Re: Great Montale NON-Aouds

    I love Crystal Flowers and Velvet Flowers. I have a big bottle of Velvet Flowers and one of Black Aoud. Blue Amber will probably be my next Montale purchase. I am sure I got all my samples from Vijay...
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    Re: Most beautiful bottle in your wardrobe

    I like the Habanita Lalique bottle. Gucci bottles are always classic and beautiful, I think. And for sheer spite, Montale bottles are interesting and probably really good for the juice! They are also...
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    Re: I'm GLAD the old bag hated my cologne!!!

    Yeah, it's all Hannah Montana's fault and by extension, Billy Ray Cyrus is to blame, cause he's her dad. So blame him!! I hate him!!
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    Re: I need a pair of these

    Salmah certainly does have a PAIR, but I thought we were talking about shoes!!!
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    Poll: Re: Your Favorite Parfums de Nicolaļ

    I like Sacre Bleu, smells like candy.
  10. Re: Name a Perfume House which you like (nearly) ALL their offerings?

    Guerlain
    YSL
    Bvlgari
    Dior
  11. Re: Why doesn't anyone suggest Kiehls's Original Musk EdT?

    I like Alyssa Ashley Musk the best, but it is harder to find here and a little more expensive than my second and third favorite, which would be Body Shop musks (all of them, especially white musk)...
  12. Re: Does anyone here know Lou Lou by Cacharel?

    I like Lou Lou better on myself that Anais Anais. And I associate Anais Anais with my 20 something daughter, because she has worn it off and on since she was in her teens. It is strong and...
  13. Re: Name the Bottles Contest #6: Porphyrophilia

    Are we supposed to start with ones others haven't gotten, cause that makes it harder. Also, if that is the case, the earlier you start, the better off you are?
    Anyway, here is what I think I know -...
  14. Re: Sahambala Tibet? No.. I say it's just Camels

    so there you go.
    Just a little old Ava Luxe.
    Maybe it turned rancid or something? Are Ava Luxe scents oil based?
  15. Re: Alternatives to: Tabac Blond, Amber Sultan, Chergui, Musc Ravageur and Musc Kubai

    Ummm? No?

    Sorry.

    Can't you order decants from Perfume Court or samples from Lucky Scent or something? Swap with someone, maybe?
    I am in Australia and I order from both of those sites...
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    Men's Wardrobes (off-topic?)

    You guys are the most stylish, not to mention the best smelling, group of men I know.
    My husband is always complaining that there are tons of websites, books and magazines for women who want to...
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    Re: Where do I get a jacket like this?

    Mmmph, just get a really tight Dri-z-bone.
  18. Re: Suggestions for an understated, exquisite and unique scent.

    Does LuckyScent ship to you? I have ordered samples from them, they seem fine. I know the people who run The Perfumed Court, so I like ordering from them, but LuckyScent is good, too, if much bigger...
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    Re: which lutens?

    I just swapped away my bottle of Gris Clair, but it would be soooo good on a man, but it made my husband sneeze, so I make do with Cabochard. Chergui is my fave and will be my next Lutens purchase. I...
  20. Thread: Carnation

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    Re: Carnation

    The CdG Carnation is nice, I think. It lasts forever.
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    Re: The most "bohemian" scents you know?

    Habanita, Mitsouko, BPAL scents.
  22. Re: green fragrances: sharp, scary, mean, intimidating...oh, yeah...

    I LOVE Gres, Miss Dior, most of the fig fragrances. I think I would count Mure et Musc and Mure et Musc extreme as green scents, also my beloved 4711, which my husband thinks of as barbershop...
  23. Re: I wore this after gym & 2 gay Thai men wanted to eat me

    This is the funniest thread EVER!!!!!
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    Re: List of Do-Not-Wear Fragrances for Work

    I wear what I want to work. I wear Montale, Velvet Flowers in particular. I wear Bandit and the Poisons, Miss Dior, Habanita. I don't much care for Angel on myself, but I wear Angel Violette. But,...
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    Re: Female equivalent to George Clooney?

    Helen Mirren.
    Anjelica Huston.
    Susan Sarandon.
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    Re: Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab

    You might give it even a bit more thought and base her gift on what she likes to read. Is she into Neil Gaimann or graphic novels (comix) or Alice in Wonderland, there are scents for that. Is she...
  27. Re: 'change your brain' guy on PBS pledge break recommends "aphrodesiac"

    Meh, makes me think about changing diapers!!!!

    Also, I take those fish oil capsules. Be sure and eat something when you take them or you will be tasting fish scales for hours!!!
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    Re: SotD Wednesday 30 April

    I am trying a sample of Clair de Musc. Turned right to baby powder. Oh well!
  29. Re: All Invited! ♥ Sniff 'n' Speak Saturday, May 3, 2008 ★★★ FRUITY

    I don't think I have anything fruity!! I might have to go shopping!!! (OH NO!!! my husband says)
    Hmmmm, do orchids count? What about figs?
    I will have a look and see what I have.
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    Re: SotD MOnday 28 April

    I started out the day in YSL Paris, craving violets after our chat here last night about them. Have moved on to Ormoynde Woman (or however it's spelled) soooooo nice and warm. I really should buy...
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    Re: SotD Sunday 27 April

    AG Gardenia Passion sample. Lovely on a cold, wet, head cold day.
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    Re: Parfumerie Generale!

    Order from LuckyScent. You can get samples first.
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    Re: SotD Saturday April 26th

    Oh Coconut, we are of a like mind today, as I am in AG Gardenia Passion! Needed some flowers in my life today.
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    Re: Women's Perfumes Wearable by Men

    I love Habanita, wear it all the time. Definitely could be worn by a man.
    I also second L'Huere blue, Mitsouko and Shalimar.
    My husband wears Creed Fluerissimo, which smells very green to me. It...
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    Re: What about the other aouds?

    I have Black Aoud and wear it once in a while (and yes, I am female, I guess there has been some discussion about my gender) I love men's scents. I also wear Bvlgari Black and used to wear Brut when...
  36. Re: Ask Dr. Basenotes: Looking for my father's cologne

    I thought that the whole point of drinking (Oh god, I started to write wearing!) gin, is that, like vodka, it really has no scent when mixed or after being drank (or is that drunk?) I thought that...
  37. Re: "Oriental"...what does the word relate to?

    I guess we have to call them something!!!
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    Re: SotD Friday 25 April

    Cuddled up on the sofa with the laptop and a bottle of pain pills. This back is gonna be the end of me, yet! Comfort scent for the day -- Serge Lutens Ambre Sultan.
    Goddess bless the BNer who sold...
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    Re: Favorite cheapie & favorite costly...

    I think my favorite cheapie is Ralph Hot. I also like some of the Body Shop oils, White Musk, in particular.

    Favorite exxy is harder to narrow down - today I am wearing SL Ambre Sultan, which is...
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    Re: What's the deal with lumberjack frags?

    Yes, I am a woman (hear me roar) I just love lurking in the men's section! And, I couldn't resist saying something when Zatarain AGAIN read my mind and posted exactly what I was thinking before I...
  41. Re: Ladies! What would you rather smell on a man? Muscs Koublai Khan or Musc Ravageur

    ensmellage!! That is my new favorite word!!
    "Honey, buy me some of that!! I can just ensmellage what it will be like on me!!!"
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    Re: SotD April 24 Thursday

    En Avion to work and for my flu shot! LOL
    Home, bathed and trying a sample of Poeme. Too much like others I like more, but nice enough to use up the cute little sample bottle.
  43. Re: Ladies! What would you rather smell on a man? Muscs Koublai Khan or Musc Ravageur

    MKK. I wear MR, so it might be a little strange. I luuurrrvvveeee MKK on my husband.
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    Re: What's the deal with lumberjack frags?

    hahahaha, we totally hijacked this thread!!
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    Re: SotD Wednesday 23 April

    Prada.
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    Re: What's the deal with lumberjack frags?

    Zatarain!! we are twins! I was thinking EXACTLY the same thing! Again!

    I'm a lumberjack and I'm OK
    I sleep all night and I work all day.


    I cut down trees, I eat my lunch
    I go to the...
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    Re: How to burn incense

    I think the charcoal, sand, etc is for loose incense. I have made my own loose incense and I burn it on self lighting charcoal set on top of a small bit of sand in a dish.
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    Re: SotD Tuesday 22 April

    Samsara, which I haven't worn in a long time. Warm and creamy scent on a cold, clear day.
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    Re: Shipping Perfume

    Perfume MUST go by air! I order from FM in Paris and places in the US all the time (I live in Perth, ground shipping is via Camel here, over the 'ghan, I think!!) and the stuff gets here just as fast...
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    Re: SotD Saturday 19 April

    Yucky, cold, rainy day in Perth. Envious of those just going into Spring!!
    Allergies acting up, so eucalyptus in the oil burner and Demeter Earl Grey Tea on me. Makes me want to watch ST:TNG, but...
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    Re: earring(s) on a guy

    My husband wears an earring. I don't feel one way or the other about them. Just like when girls wear earrings, I look at the jewelry and that's about it!
    You know what Rita Rudner says,
    "I prefer a...
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    Re: Comments on Three Creeds I tried today.

    Someone suggested it's the ambergris that I don't like. Could be, but is that what makes the medicinal smell in Gris Clair and such? Cause I love that.
    I think they all smell too green. They smell...
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    Re: Comments on Three Creeds I tried today.

    Thank you! I can't find a Creed I like, either on myself or my man. Meh, I don't get it.
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    Re: SotD Friday 18 April

    Ralph Hot for me. This one is fun and really lasts for me. I probably won't buy it again though.
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    Re: SotD Thursday 17 April

    Montale Velvet Flowers for me. So lucky I can wear this to work, lightly applied. There are benefits to having an entire floor to yourself!
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    Re: SotD Wednesday 16 April

    J'adore, but I don't really like it all that much. Meh.
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    Re: SotD Tuesday 15 April

    Frenchie Day, we are scent twins! I 'm also wore Fleurissimo today. It is not one of my faves, but I have a horrific head cold (almost over it, I think) so I couldn't smell it anyway! Layered a...
  58. Re: What's that hairspray smell? Oakmoss & sandalwood?

    Maybe it's an aldehyde? Oakmoss is one of the main notes of Miss Dior is oakmoss and that has no hairspray scent at all, to me.
    Maybe if you told us which scents you are smelling it in, we could...
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    Re: Vintage cologne for an 18 year old?

    Ohhh, yes, NR for him!! Try that. My husband wears Creed Fluerissimo, which sounds girly, but doesn't smell like flowers on me or him. Roger and Gallet have some nice ones, and they are not too too...
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    Re: SotD Monday 14 April

    I am wearing FM Musc Ravageur, but I came home sick from work and will probably change after a nap and a shower.
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    Re: Searching for new Winter Scents

    I like Addict for winter. Also, Nu (pretty cheap now at DJ's) Cashmere Mist, Ysatis and Yvresse. Habanita is a year round favorite of mine, but it is great in the winter, I think.
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    Re: Eau de Phemaldehyde

    Sorry. Do you mean formaldehyde? I don't even know what that smells like.
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    Re: Scents you've TRIED to love and can't

    Fracas. And I have a bottle and a half and some lotion.
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    Re: The repackaging of a classic - Old Spice

    Nooooooo!! Don't make my daddy smell different!! He has smelled like Old Spice since I was a little girl! I can't stand it.
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    Re: scent doesn't stay on skin?

    I can see that Divatologists method would work. I put on lotion, either unscented or matching the perfume I am going to wear, after my shower in the am. I apply it to damp, freshly exfoliated skin. I...
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    Re: Violet Scents

    I like violets in small doses. Guerlain Meteorites is very nice and still fairly easy to find. I think the best violet scent I have ever smelled is Silver Violets by Possets, but that is an oil, not...
  67. Re: New Aqua Allegorias - Laurier Reglisse & Figue Iris

    Ohh, they carry that line at either David Jones or Myers, here. I will have to check and see if and when they are getting those. I would really like to try the Figue-Iris, that sounds right up my...
  68. Re: Come On! You know you love Coty Wild Musk!

    I love Coty Wild Musk. Keihls and Jovan are nice, too, but CWM is the one I own. Unfortunately it doesn't smell as good on me as it does on other folks. Never has. My cousin used to wear this and...
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    Re: Scents you've TRIED to love and can't

    Guerlains don't work on me, I agree with whoever said it earlier, it's the Guerlinade (or is that Guerlin-aide?). I also haven't found a Creed that works for me, they all wind up smelling like cheap...
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    Re: Fragrances that you find oppressive...

    Poison, Opium and Youth Dew are a bit oppressive to me. I can wear Poison very sparingly. Also, I have a weird association with that cheap drugstore perfume, Tigress and much the same with Tabu....
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    Re: Australian Frangrance Websites

    Resurrecting this thread. I have ordered from Perfume Empire and use Strawberry.net often. I have kind of stopped ordering perfume from Strawberry.net, though, mostly use them for make up and skin...
  72. Re: wanted: delicate, feminine frag -not unisex

    I second Meteorites, Iris Poudre and Papillon. The Rosines are a bit stronger but very feminine. I also find 24 Fauborg to be very feminine and sweet, especially with a light hand.
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    Re: Now, Voyager fragrance

    I am the hugest BD fan ever. I am sure they even show the bottle in the film. Or am I imagining this? That would help to identify it. Probably made up for the movie, though.
    I do associate BD with...
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    Re: SotD Saturday 12th April 2008

    I started out in DK Cashmere Mist, but it is mostly gone now. Thinking of switching to Miss Dior, which was what I wore yesterday and now I am missing it!
    Desperately trying to decide what to wear...
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    Re: Best warm weather patchouli?

    I am the only person in the world who even likes this, but I think Prada is good any time of the year. I must try the two new Prada's. I am also intrigued by Hindu Grass, now. Never heard of that...
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    Re: Yatagan: I've Smelled This Before

    Never smelled Quorum, I don't think. I have a big bottle of Yatagan, think it was about $30 AUD. Wish my husband would wear it. I am not so crazy about it on me, but I like it out of the bottle....
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    Re: SOTD Friday, April 11

    Miss Dior, I had forgotten how much I like this! Must get some lotion, also. Got several compliments. Such a unique fragrance! Love the house of Dior1
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    Re: APRIL!!! What did you buy?

    Thank you, Beachroses. I am having a quiet actual birthday tomorrow, but we are doing the La Premiere movie thing next week, private box with champagne, etc! Yay. Now to just pick the movie. Then...
  79. Re: Your favorite women's fragrance, on her, on you.

    Habanita is my all time favorite, ever, hands down, Miss Dior is my second fave.

    My husband likes me in 24 Fauborg (his all time fave), Miss Dior, YSL Nu and Goth Rosary Heathen. (I think Heathen...
  80. Re: Anything similar to Rive Gauche that will last on me?

    Does Rive Gauche smell like Brut? Really? Is it RG Pour Homme? I have never tried RG, but used to wear Brut as a teenager (yes, I am female, lol, wearing men's cologne was all the rage at my...
  81. Re: Help me pick a fragrance for my girl...Flowerbomb?

    Flowerbomb is okay, but there are others that are far better! I agree on letting her pick something out and then get it for her. I love it when my husband does that. Sometimes he looks at my...
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    Re: scents of petrol

    I have got to get the husband some Fahrenheit!
    I love the smell of petrol, lol! My husband calls me a petrol head. I worked in a gas station in my teens, partly because of that love. I was a tiny,...
  83. Re: Your significant other should/would own/wear...

    I wear Bulgari Black all the time. But, alas, I am spoken for. My husband loves it on me, not so much on himself.
    I just said in another thread that my husband is getting some Musk Kublai Khan for...
  84. Re: Nomination for worst inspiration for a cologne...

    I think the ad for Britney's new perfume is pretty awful. The words Britney Spears and elegant DO NOT go together. She is a pretty piss poor inspiration for a scent. And yes, I chose my words...
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    Re: APRIL!!! What did you buy?

    Tomorrow is my 50th birthday and I am broke, broke, broke from paying for my new lawn! It was worth it, as green grass is much nicer than white gravel. It will also help when we put the house on the...
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    Re: Sweet black tea scents?

    I 15th (or whatever) Bvlgari Black. I love it! Also like BPAL Alice, but it is very sweet! Bvlgari Blue is just weird! I have a big bottle someone gave me (I like most Bvlgari, have the white one,...
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    Re: Too young for certain perfumes?

    Damn, Zatarain, you beat me to it. I was going to say exactly the same thing! LOL
    Yeah, if you like and think you can carry it, wear it.
  88. Re: What would you wear if you were a stripper?

    I would want to wear Miss Dior just to be confusing, but, as Gypsy Rose Lee was advised, Ya gotta have a gimmick! so I might do a Spanish Dancer thing, come out in a Tarantala outfit and wear...
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    Re: Fragrance display cases

    Whoa!! What is that pink bottle? Love that?
  90. Re: HELP - I'm going to order an Annick Goutal

    Send me your address and I will send you some samples before you buy, if you like. I have the sampler set and it is quite generous, I can decant the ones I am not crazy about and send decants of what...
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    Re: Would you refuse Angel?

    I had a sample of Angel and I liked it but my husband wasn't crazy about it. He is not big in gourmand scents, prefers white florals and aldehydes like Fauborg 23 and such. The funny thing is,...
  92. Re: Is the idea of a "signature fragrance" completely a thing of the past now?

    Well, I am a woman, but I will weigh in here, too, okay?
    I used to buy one bottle at a time and wear that as a "signature" scent, yes, partly because I was poor, and partly because that was what I...
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    Re: Serious Question

    Well, organic perfumes (meaning oil and eo based) perfumes are all well and good, but they are the ones that cause my allergies to flare up! I am allergic to roses, cinnamon, and any grass based...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 13 August

    Prada today. I am the only person in the world who likes this one, I suppose, but, oh well.... More for me!!! hahahahhaa
  95. Re: If Andy Warhol were alive today, what fragrance would you expect him to wear?

    I think he would like CdG Odeur 71 or 53. Maybe even one of the Guerrilla's (yeah, I am pretty sure that is spelled wrong!)
    One of the problems with celebrity scents is that so many celebrities have...
  96. Re: What's new with you since we went off line?

    I DID NOT get the job I interviewed for (a secretarial position) and now I am soooo glad. Another position I had applied for, as a long shot, working in my field (Community Development) in a remote...
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    Re: PERTH, Western AUSTRALIA

    OhmiGod! Sudsy! I met my husband online, he is a Pommy Aussie, too!! Too too funny. I have guests right now, so I will write more later.
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    Re: PERTH, Western AUSTRALIA

    Sociology. Still trying to get that degree! Finally got my permanent residency, though. Taking some community development course soon! I will PM you about the sip'n'sniff.
  99. Thread: Buy Wisely

    by lannansidhe
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    Re: Buy Wisely

    As I have said repeatedly, decants and samples are your BEST friend!
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    Re: What is your Number 1 ?

    At this moment, Habanita.
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