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    Re: Women's Dior Circa 1980

    Dioressence.

    A friend time ago sent me a sample to test, from her bottle: the one in the metallic blue canister, I do think early 80s.
    A beautiful ambergris with a feral growl underneath. I...
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    Re: Women's Dior Circa 1980

    Ha ha! Dear Epapsiou, I think I am part of the 0,000001% of Basenotes members that has never smelled Miss Dior until now! And as I have already talked about in another thread, I am trying to find a...
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    Re: Guerlain Chant d'Aromes

    Dear saminlondon,

    indeed, the stopper looks odd because someone tried to uncap the bottle putting too much force and broke it. The damaged outer shell (clear plastic) is now removable and the...
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    Guerlain Chant d'Aromes

    Hallo everybody.

    I would like to ask you if you could help me identifying the era of a Guerlain bottle.
    It's Chant d'Aromes, edt goutte bottle, I do think it is a 50 ml. (there is no indication...
  5. Thread: Magie Noire

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    Re: Magie Noire

    Hi Starblind,

    in my opinion I do not find the new formulation so true to the original as it is stated in some forum and by some rewievers. I've tried it at a Lancome counter and, despite what the...
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    Re: Miss Dior vintage cologne

    Don't! We are here to help and inform each other :)
    Anyhow, since you have both vapo and atomizer, do you detect any difference between them? It's often said that old atomizers keep better the...
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    Re: Miss Dior vintage cologne

    Hi Cook.bot,

    yes, the Atomiseur is the pressurized bottle, the content is indicated in grams and milliliters, and often you can read behind the box a warning notice.

    Vaporisateur is the...
  8. Re: Kouros! Kouros! Kouros! Prepare to be amazed.

    I forgot to mention that my first contact was at the beginning of 2017.
  9. Re: Kouros! Kouros! Kouros! Prepare to be amazed.

    Dear Nasenman,

    I've tried to contact Moreau for some informations about perfumes and I've been able to talk only with his kind colleague. She told me she would have informed him as soon as...
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    Re: Sensual vintage women's perfumes

    Of course is like that. I must admit that I enjoy being among those wearing vintage deep and rich fragrances.

    Marketing addresses the consumers and shapes their needs, more than educate their...
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    Re: Miss Dior vintage cologne

    Hi Grayspoole and Cook.bot!

    First of all sorry if I join the discussion so late, I've been on holidays and I have not checked the forum.
    Yours are very detailed answers and contributions and...
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    Re: Miss Dior vintage cologne

    Hi Cook.bot, thank you for the recommendation, what you point out is very useful.



    Yes I do know it is the eau de toilette :) I was just wondering if it could have been wiser searching it...
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    Re: Miss Dior vintage cologne

    Thank you Grayspoole! I must admit I haven't yet smelled this famous chypre, shame on me :D So this will be completely a blind buy. But I know the fragrance notes and I like them all, I am sure I'll...
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    Miss Dior vintage cologne

    Hi to all basenoters
    I have a question for all: speaking of vintage Miss Dior, is there some difference between the cologne and the eau de toilette? In composition and smell. I've often read...
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    Re: Fantasque by Louis Feraud for Avon

    Thank you for the help, Donna. Until now I have found only bottles with the Avon tag, I did not know it was marketed without their brand too.
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    Fantasque by Louis Feraud for Avon

    Hallo everybody.

    I've recently read that Fantasque, the Avon perfume created by Louis Feraud, before being discontinued has been reformulated and that it smelled quite different. I own a sample of...
  17. LANCÔME MAGIE NOIRE copyright 1978 VS copyright 1986

    Hi to all Basenoters.

    I noticed there are two copyrights on Magie Noire boxes: 1978 until mid 80's (box with symbols), then 1986 (tall bottles with black cap and black box with different font).....
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    Re: Jean Louis Scherrer, animalic chypre or not?

    Hi all.

    I've found a vintage EDP bottle (80% vol.). On the back of the box there is written "Concentration spéciale de parfum / Special perfume concentration". Does anyone knows what does it...
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    Re: Jean Louis Scherrer, animalic chypre or not?

    Thank you for the advice. I have the opportunity of purchasing a vintage eau de parfum :)
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    Re: Jean Louis Scherrer, animalic chypre or not?

    It looks like the only way is test it before purchasing. I have read further reviews and, as written before, many point out the animalic nature of JLS while others not.
    There is also this one I find...
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    Re: Jean Louis Scherrer, animalic chypre or not?

    Hi MrsDalloway, thank you for chime in.
    JLS' notes pyramid often quotes blackcurrant buds/cassis in the top notes, maybe is its often referred "kitten marking territory" note that gives Scherrer the...
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    Re: Jean Louis Scherrer, animalic chypre or not?

    This sounds very alluring to me, I'm not a lover of clean fragrances (i.e. white musks, aquatics or squeaky clean greens etc)
    If is there a leathery note it's more than welcome.
    P.S. I was...
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    Jean Louis Scherrer, animalic chypre or not?

    Hello to all Basenoters,
    I would like to ask if you can help me to solve a doubt I have about the 1st Jean Louis Scherrer perfume. I've never tried it, so I have no clue of how does it smells,...
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    Re: Chandler Burr on civet...

    I received my 1st civet tinture bottle (50ml) from Profumo.it
    It's quite magic to have a "face to face" meeting with one of the most important ingredients of perfume making. I have to sniff it well,...
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    Re: Chandler Burr on civet...

    really? I was thinking to buy one bottle but this make me change my mind
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