Search:

Type: Posts; User: wggmn3; Keyword(s):

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Replies
    977
    Views
    93,377

    Sticky: Re: hunting for sen-sen perfume

    To Puce Oublieuse (hhhmmm, qu'est-ce que ca veut dire: "forgetful thumb")

    - You'll undoubtedly catch on quickly...as I'm sure you have, it seems all you need to do is read a bunch of critiques for...
  2. Replies
    8
    Views
    5,046

    Re: Fragrance categories

    Just went through them. And they are some excellent reference sites (my favorites below - better than my initial references above), thanks to Master-Classe...definitely worth checking out:
    ...
  3. Replies
    8
    Views
    5,046

    Re: Fragrance categories

    Thanks mucho 4 all the references / hyperlinks...I'll check them out...They will undoubtedly be of use to others as well...I originally only found a few links of any value but it was an an initial...
  4. Replies
    8
    Views
    5,046

    Re: Fragrance categories

    Noggs,,,Thanks 4 ur reply & commentary...I quoted & referenced you in a reply to another member in another forum who raised the same question...I agree that categorizations can be subjective and that...
  5. Replies
    8
    Views
    5,046

    Re: Fragrance categories

    First, thanks for your respective comments & insights...

    In general I agree as well but categories / labels are used by most members who comment here...there is a certain convenience, and certain...
  6. Replies
    977
    Views
    93,377

    Sticky: Re: Welcome to Just Starting Out...

    Here's what I had posted in a thread I had started (Fragrance Categories):

    I wish Basenotes had a Category (male & female) List of fragrances characterized as predominantly florals, fruits,...
  7. Replies
    977
    Views
    93,377

    Sticky: Re: Welcome to Just Starting Out...

    I had the same question & posted a simple list of basic categories from another site. I subsequently received this comment from noggs:

    "As far as I know, Basenotes does not have and chooses not to...
  8. Replies
    7
    Views
    940

    Re: Tommy Bahama Very Cool

    Thanks muchly 4 ur comment...I got pretty carried away writing that one; thought I was just going to write 2 or 3 sentences...
    Didn't pick up on its unique metallic scent 'til the dry down; glad u...
  9. Replies
    7
    Views
    940

    Re: Tommy Bahama Very Cool

    Its clear, crisp color nearly tells the whole tale: a no-nonsense water aroma, a relaxed, fresh yet sensuous water...Along with a few other aromas it dries down to the closest thing to clean, clear...
  10. Replies
    14
    Views
    2,783

    Re: Question about fragrance longevity

    I gather you are referring to the jojoba oil...Yes, something w/out any of its own fragrance (eg. regular mineral oil) in it makes sense...thanks...
  11. Re: [FAQ] What fragrance should I wear if...[insert fragrance wearing opportunity here]

    Here's also a suggestion:
    I wish Basenotes had a Category (male & female) List of fragrances characterized as predominantly florals, fruits, fougeres, aquas or blues, grasses or greens, chypre or...
  12. Replies
    8
    Views
    5,046

    Fragrance categories

    Here's also a suggestion:
    I wish Basenotes had a Category (male & female) List of fragrances characterized as predominantly florals, fruits, fougeres, aquas or blues, grasses or greens, chypre or...
  13. Replies
    14
    Views
    2,783

    Re: Question about fragrance longevity

    Hmmmm, an interesting question; also sounds possible...have you received any answers to that possibility?...you also must have read the comments about jojoba oil...
  14. Replies
    14
    Views
    2,783

    Re: Question about fragrance longevity

    Don't know about the Castile comment; sounds interesting & possible...the earlier comments about oily skin & showering make sense...comments & questions worth raising...the suggestion of using jojoba...
  15. Replies
    37
    Views
    35,028

    Re: What does the ocean really smell like?

    Here's the quote:
    I really don't know why it is that all of us are so committed to the sea, except I think it is because in addition to the fact that the sea changes and the light changes, and...
  16. Replies
    37
    Views
    35,028

    Re: What does the ocean really smell like?

    No immediate comment, just love the subject, love the ocean & the smells of the ocean...must read more when I have more time...commenting in order to keep the thread...I should / will / must leave...
  17. Replies
    71
    Views
    7,237

    Re: The Big Wardrobe Wish List

    Looks gooood...I'll check it out more closely when I get the time...thanks, from one fragrance fan, 4 ur dedication...
  18. Replies
    138
    Views
    23,216

    Re: Reformulated Fragrance List

    Thanks again for additional info...you're probably correct abot the Coty Prestige acquisition...it's disheartening to read all the msgs above regarding so many top market fragrances being tampered...
  19. Replies
    138
    Views
    23,216

    Re: Reformulated Fragrance List

    Thanks for the info...I suspected as much in part because of quantity & price being so competitive...yet I still like it &, must admit, a lot!...in part because of quantity to price...& in part also...
  20. Replies
    57
    Views
    2,499

    Re: Sea water, beach, sun, holidays??

    I am truly surprised that no one has mentioned Set Sail St. Barts & Set Sail South Seas from Tommy Bahama (his water, beach, holidays in the sun aquas)...hmmm???...maybe I may be that much of a...
  21. Replies
    71
    Views
    7,237

    Re: The Big Wardrobe Wish List

    Liked this suggestion by Mimi Gardenia: BN'ers could help by adding missing fragrances, notes in the directory ? It would help keep the directory current, lighten your workload a bit and could be an...
  22. Replies
    31
    Views
    2,287

    Re: Top 10 Masculine Fragrances for Fathers Day?

    Good question...good lists...curious, nonetheless, to see how few "aqua"s & the like are mentioned (especially as Father's Day is in the summer)...& especially, given its popularity (& nice price)...
  23. Re: Please recommend me 5 scents for daily wear (aquatics, desginers only)

    Great Question...Great & helpful replies...only addition, I can't believe that Davidof'f's Cool Water was only mentioned once as far as I could see...Thnks 4 qustn & answrs...
  24. Replies
    6
    Views
    1,370

    Re: Scent and sensibility

    I wish Basenotes had a Category (male & female) List of fragrances, eg. characterized as predominantly florals, aquas or blues, grasses, earth, woods, spices...or however best (professionally) they...
  25. Replies
    2
    Views
    850

    Re: Ask the Perfumer - 8/8/10

    I wish Basenotes had a Category (male & female) List of fragrances, eg. characterized as predominantly florals, aquas or blues, grasses, earth, woods, spices...or however best (professionally) they...
  26. Replies
    138
    Views
    23,216

    Re: Reformulated Fragrance List

    I wish Basenotes had a Category (male & female) List of fragrances, eg. characterized as predominantly florals, aquas or blues, grasses, earth, woods, spices...or however best (professionally) they...
  27. Replies
    4
    Views
    2,125

    Fragrance Category List

    I wish Basenotes had a Category (male & female) List of fragrances, eg. characterized as predominantly florals, aquas or blues, grasses, earth, woods, spices...or however best (professionally) they...
  28. Replies
    977
    Views
    93,377

    Sticky: Re: Welcome to Just Starting Out...

    And as a newbe (or however you spell it) myself welcome to all other newbes also "starting out" on Basenotes...

    Here's also a suggestion:
    I wish Basenotes had a Category (male & female) List of...
  29. Re: Tommy Bahama Set Sail for South Seas

    Just received TB's Set Sail...very nice scent...just wanted to add 2 quick notes (first impression) one critical: seems rather faint & gets fainter somewhat fast; the other positive: I am picking up...
  30. Re: Tommy Bahama Set Sail for South Seas--WHAAAAT!!!

    I just got ur comment; interesting 'cause the date shows '08...anywaysss, you're probably right...my comment was essntially a first impression...& I'm a sucker for summery / blue "aqua" fragrances...
  31. Re: Tommy Bahama Set Sail for South Seas

    hmmm, let's see if my photo shows up here...now, it shows on both...good...trying to eliminate this but seems I can't...ohhh wellll...
  32. Re: Tommy Bahama Set Sail for South Seas

    Just recieved TB's Set Sail...very nice scent...just wanted to add 2 quick notes (first impression) one critical: seems rather faint & gets fainter somewhat fast; the other positive: I am picking up...
Results 1 to 32 of 32