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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 8th December, 2019

    N.CAL, almost always, we get your weather the next day. It seems to take 24 hours for storms to travel 400 miles south. We used to get power outages too but Southern California Edison fixed the grid...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Interesting. However, the EDP has 90% positive reviews but that doesn’t matter to me. It was love at first sniff at the massive Guerlain counter at Holt Renfrew Oglivy in Montreal. I sniffed many...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 8th December, 2019

    Bravo, knit, on your progress in clearing out the house. I know from personal experience how labor intensive it is to do it responsibly. I, too, recently purchased a bike, a trail model, and greatly...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    I’m wearing Guerlain Heritage because the dry down this morning from yesterday’s wearing still smells very good. It has a pipe tobacco vibe that is quite warm and comforting on a wet day. Heritage...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 8th December, 2019

    Hello all,

    It is raining and drizzling here intermittently so I’m wearing the very cozy Guerlain Heritage. I’m looking forward to a relaxing day of pottering around the house.

    I enjoy hearing...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    I felt the urge to wear Cuir Impertinent today but didn’t for the very reason you did: it is subtle. Instead, I went with the heavy hitter, Guerlain Heritage, because it could project through layers...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 7th December, 2019

    Love this, foxbins! One day of Salome is equivalent to three days of anything else for sure.

    I’m wearing Guerlain Heritage. Yes, it’s raining here too.

    Have a good day.
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    Re: Citrus on a cold Winterís day

    Indeed, it may be a social construct, but I think thereís something to be said for accentuating natureís seasons. It is especially so for those who spend significant time in artificial climate...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 7th December, 2019

    So, what’s the connection between Pearl Harbor and Woto? Curious!
  10. Re: Scent of the night - what fragrance did you sleep with last night

    I’ve been using L’Air du Desert Marocain regularly for the past week at bedtime. The amber is warm and comforting.
  11. Re: Adding a winter fragrance to the office rotation

    I second N.CAL’s suggestion of Guerlain Heritage. It has finally turned cold in my locale so I busted out Heritage and will probably wear it regularly throughout winter.
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    Re: Citrus on a cold Winterís day

    I like the citrus/wood combination of Diptyque Oyedo on a cold day.
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 6th December, 2019

    Hello all,

    I wore Guerlain Heritage on this rainy day up in Los Angeles. It felt warm and cozy.

    Have a good day.
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 5th December, 2019

    Hello all,

    I’m wearing Chanel No. 22 again today. I’m attending physical therapy for my knee and, happily, it’s working. I’m also attacking a list of procrastination items this month. The exterior...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 4th December, 2019

    An oldie but a goodie!
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 4th December, 2019

    Hello all,

    I’m wearing Chanel No. 22 again today. It’s excellent but it doesn’t Wow me like Coromandel and Cuir de Russie do. I really do adore patchouli and leather scents.

    Teardrop, best...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 3rd December, 2019

    Touching story, rynegne. The effects of such incidents are wide ranging.

    I’m wearing Chanel No. 22 today. The weather is gloomy so I’m going to turn on lights, put on happy music, and try to cheer...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 2nd December, 2019

    Iíve been invited to attend Vivid Sydney, a large scale light, music, and ideas festival. An Orange County friend and I will travel together and our host is an Australian who is a former longtime...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Good idea! I’ll present Miss Lauren with a decant at our upcoming holiday party. Lauren once worked for a fashion house in NYC, so I’m sure she’ll appreciate it. I think she looks up to me as an old...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Wonderful story, FiveoaksBouquet! I recently found a young woman to give my mink to (finally!) It’s probably no surprise that I’m wearing No. 22 again today. I’m really enjoying repeated wears of my...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 2nd December, 2019

    Hello all,

    Iím wearing Chanel No. 22 today. This thread is such a joy: frosty mornings, perfumed elderly ladies, kitties, etc. The simple things that make life good!

    Have a good day.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 1st December, 2019

    Thank you, CuddleCat! I’ve been studying your geography so I actually know the places you’re referring to. Darjeeling is in Sydney so he’s my other resource. I can’t wait to be there in person!
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Perhaps your last chance to really enjoy Tam Dao for a while.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    I ended my Cuir de Russie streak by wearing Chanel No. 22. It seems I’m running through my Chanel Exclusifs lately. I especially enjoy them this time of year.
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD 2019

    My sister gave me a vintage canister, the old basket weave design, so I purchased a Mitsouko refill to put into it. It’s nice to use.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 1st December, 2019

    Hello all,

    I’m wearing Chanel No. 22. To my nose, it smells the most vintage stylistically of all the old Chanels.

    I’m going for a short walk outside today. It’ll be the first time since my...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 1st December, 2019

    Cuddlecat, I do hope youíll keep us informed about seasonal weather Down Under. Iím visiting in May and trying to get my head around the opposite seasons. It was super hot in the Los Angeles metro...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 30th November, 2019

    Iíll join you on the diet, Shycat! Iím sick to death of eating and we can get a one-month jump start on other peopleís New Years resolutions.
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 30th November, 2019

    Hello all,

    My SOTD is Chanel Cuir de Russie. After yesterday’s belated Thanksgiving feast, I never want to eat again. It’s a good day to resume dieting.

    Have a good day.
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    Re: Your Perfume Rotations in 2019

    December Rotation:

    Chanel No. 22
    Cuir Impertinent
    Fille En Aiguilles
    L’Air du Desert Marocain
    Mon Guerlain
  31. Re: Latest Diptyque Release - Eau Capitale!

    I’m not crazy about its name but I generally like Patchouli scents and Diptyque offerings.
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    Re: Most worn in November 2019

    What a delightful post, tigrushka! I very much value learning about your wearing trends and experience with your perfume choices.

    My stats:

    10 wears: Coromandel
    5 wears: Chanel Cuir de Russie...
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    Re: Classic Top 3?

    Good call on the Opium, N.CAL.

    My personal iconic classics are Bandit, Mitsouko, and Chanel No. 19.
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 29th November, 2019

    I use duck fat every morning to cook my eggs. I buy it from Amazon in bottles Imported from Canada. It really is the best flavored fat.
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    Re: Suggestions needed for my son in college

    You could be describing my son! When he was still in college I got him Aventus. He loved how it smelled and it was a big hit when worn for social occasions. He wore Curve during daily activities, if...
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    Cuir de Russie. I think I’m getting addicted to the morning drydown experience.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    I would try it but I gave away my Angel Muse during my Wardrobe Purge!

    I am, however, also wearing two fragrances today: Cuir de Russie and Un Bois Vanille. I’m wearing CdR because I’m on a streak...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 29th November, 2019

    Hello all,

    Iím wearing Chanel Cuir de Russie with a spritz of Un Bois Vanille to the top of each hand to participate in the sync. Happy Hazel5 Sync Day!

    I love the music discussion. Yesterday,...
  39. Re: Thanksgiving - choosing a scent for a day of family, friends, football and feasting

    Lady Brett Ashley, by chance?
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    Sticky: Re: Synchronized Fridays 2019

    You’ve been warned. (Reread Redneck Perfumisto’s post.)
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Iím wearing Chanel Cuir de Russie for the third day in a row because I donít want to confuse my nose by switching perfumes too much. Besides, I usually reapply my SOTD at bedtime and the morning...
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    Sticky: Re: Synchronized Fridays 2019

    The only vanillaish note in my current wardrobe is the Bourbon vanilla in Mugler Aura. Maybe...
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    Re: The NonBlonde :-(

    I enjoyed NonBlond very much. She’ll be missed. Condolences to all she left behind.
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    Re: What r u gonna wear on Thanksgiving?

    Going Grunge: leggings, big sweater over a camisole, knit skull cap. I painted my nails orange for the seasonal holiday (red is my usual signature color).
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 28th November, 2019

    Hello all,

    Happy Thanksgiving! Weíre having a big extended family celebration tomorrow, so today weíre having our son and his husband over for Chinese takeout and a game of Lanterns. Weíll...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 27th November, 2019

    I love all the talk about pie baking today! I made two pumpkin pies and a chocolate cheesecake. I used to wear Like This when baking but, alas, I gave it away recently. I don’t miss it though......
  47. Re: Thanksgiving - choosing a scent for a day of family, friends, football and feasting

    If I’m not still on a Chanel Cuir de Russie streak, I’d consider the weirdly gourmand Serge Lutens Jeux de Peau or the elegant Dior Oud Ispahan.
  48. Re: Thanksgiving - choosing a scent for a day of family, friends, football and feasting

    :thumbsup:
  49. Re: Scent of the night - what fragrance did you sleep with last night

    I reapplied my SOTD Chanel Cuir de Russie and glad I did. The drydown in the morning was quite amazing - sweet and sour with a touch of smoke.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Day Two of Chanel Cuir de Russie. I thought about wearing Guerlain Heritage on this rainy day but I want to get to know Cuir de Russie in more depth. I’ve owned it for years and the bottle is halfway...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 27th November, 2019

    Hello all,

    I’m wearing Chanel Cuir de Russie. It’s cleaning day prior to the Thanksgiving holiday, which we’re celebrating on Friday instead of Thursday. It’s supposed to rain today so I’m pretty...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 26th November, 2019

    Not sarcastic at all! I genuinely appreciate the aesthetic. I’ve not seen it before so it’s new to me. I have a feeling (now) that it may have a certain reputation.
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 26th November, 2019

    Fabulous bottle design and name!
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    Hilarious, thrilledchilled! Maybe, just maybe...
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    Re: Room Scent Of The Day - November 2019

    Today Iím burning a Nest candle named Sahara Spice.

    Apropos of nothing, does anybody remember the old Illuminations candle stores that closed years ago? I miss going there.
  56. Re: This morning I tied New York rye from the distillery series at Walmart and.......

    Dang, you got me! I thought your post was about one of my favorite whiskeys, rye. Carry on!
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    Poll: Re: A dilemma on what to do with fakes...

    I wasn’t going to comment on this thread because it seems to center on fake fragrances with which I have no experience whatsoever. However, I am very interested in responsible/ethical disposal of...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 26th November, 2019

    Good to know, N.CAL. We always get SF Bay Area weather the next day here in So. Cal. so Iíll brace myself for tomorrowís storm.

    Iím wearing Chanel Cuir de Russie today. I donít wear it often and...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Thank you, Bavard! I find people’s SOTD selection process interesting.

    I’m wearing Chanel Cuir de Russie today because it popped into my mind as an option yesterday so I’m following up on the...
  60. Re: Best female scents for under or around $60

    Serge Lutens DaimBlond is $54.17 on Fragrance Net.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    I finally broke my one-week+ Coromandel steak. I thought about segueing to another Chanel, Cuir de Russie. I also considered Guerlain Heritage. I ended up with Twilly d’Hermes Eau Poivree because I...
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    Re: What lotion do you use?

    Lubriderm lotion
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 25th November, 2019

    Hello all,

    I’m wearing Twilly d’Hermes Eau Poivree today. I didn’t used to think I liked pink peppercorn in perfume but I do like it in Twilly. It smells more like black pepper to my nose.

    Have...
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    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

    I notice you have a few nice Comme des GarÁons in your wardrobe. Are you a fan?
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    Poll: Re: Lying about fragrance when shipping

    I’m compliant with regulations. It’s not too big a deal for me because I rarely ship perfume, except for my recent giveaways.
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    Re: Tryin out new fragrances before bed .

    I occasionally test new fragrances at night because I’m relaxed and able to pay attention, especially to the top notes. If I like the dry down the next day the scent might graduate to daytime wear....
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    I’ve always loved the name Beige, FiveoaksBouquet. I’m told by our local Chanel SA that it’s one of the more popular Chanel Exclusifs here in Orange County.

    I’m wearing Coromandel again today. I...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 24th November, 2019

    Hello all,

    I’m wearing Coromandel again today. It’s da bomb!

    Have a good day.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    I wore Coromandel again today because I’m on a streak and just don’t want to stop. It smells so good, especially in our cooler weather.
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 23rd November, 2019

    I’m just discovering Habit Rogue via sample today and the last few nights. It brings Jicky to mind so it would be a good transition.
  71. Re: Scent of the night - what fragrance did you sleep with last night

    I can see that. I reapplied this morning so I think itís growing on me. Habit Rouge is certainly fascinating!
  72. Re: Scent of the night - what fragrance did you sleep with last night

    Guerlain Habit Rouge. I’m not sure I could handle a full daytime wear because it’s so sweet and strong. A real statement!
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 23rd November, 2019

    Me too!
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Spoken like a true BNer!
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    I’m wearing Coromandel for the fifth day in a row. I’m gonna keep wearing it until I don’t want to anymore or something else strikes my fancy.
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 22nd November, 2019

    Hello all,

    I’m in sync with Coromandel, which brings to mind a fuzzy, taupe, cashmere shawl. Cozy.

    FINALLY, the weather is starting to cool down here. It’s sweater time!

    Have a good day.
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    Re: I did it! I purged my collection.

    No backups, N.CAL. Someday I might finish a bottle, and when I do I’d like to get something new.
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 21st November, 2019

    Hello all,

    It’s Coromandel again today.

    Shycat, your kittens are so mischievous!

    Have a good day.
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    Re: Vintage Sample Swap and Synchronization

    I agree prominent logos ruin clothing and I refuse to wear them. Same thing with DKNY: I love the cut, texture, and color of many but No Can Do on the logos.
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    Re: I did it! I purged my collection.

    I agree that a smaller collection feels more intimate and personal because they’re meant to be worn.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Coromandel... I can’t quit you, babe.
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 20th November, 2019

    Hello all,

    I’m wearing Coromandel again today. It’s so wearable.

    Happy birthday, Kotori!
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    Sticky: Re: Free to a Good Home 2019

    Both of you are very welcome! It gives me great satisfaction to find out my fragrances are appreciated and valued. It has made the process of letting go much easier!
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 19th November, 2019

    From one warm climate dweller to another, I cherish “sweater weather.” Just as long as the temperatures do not descend to “coat weather”!

    I’m continuing to wear Coromandel today. Ah...
  85. Re: Scent of the night - what fragrance did you sleep with last night

    I just applied Habit Rouge for bedtime.
  86. Re: My favorite fragrances probably of all time

    Very nice! I own and wear Guerlain Heritage. Love it!
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    Re: I suck at blind buys

    “Informed” blind buys work pretty well for me.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    I’m on a Coromandel streak this week. I like repeat wears until something else breaks the spell.
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    Sticky: Re: Synchronized Fridays 2020

    How about “mood” scents - ones that make you feel happy, introspective, comforted, nostalgic?
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 18th November, 2019

    Gotcha, Quarry! Stage of life honing, it is (while sporting smaller pants :thumbsup:)

    Iím wearing Coromandel today. Sublime.

    Have a good day.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Right now, I’m wearing dabs of Jicky on each wrist and Mon Guerlain sprayed to the chest as an experiment. I’m wearing them together because they have similar scent profiles and I want to find out if...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 17th November, 2019

    My perfect Sunday: I’m watching NASCAR while eating kettle corn, drinking water, and huffing my Guerlain Heritage. I’ll put up the Christmas tree in a little while.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 17th November, 2019

    “Practice makes perfect!” I’m getting better at manifesting my inner Lazy Person.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    White flowers are especially enjoyable in the dead of winter. I like to wear them in late December through January. They are a refreshing antidote to all the heavy fragrances I wear in the preceding...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    I’m wearing Guerlain Heritage because it’s a warming scent on chilly autumn morning.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 17th November, 2019

    Guerlain Heritage edp
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 16th November, 2019

    It’s Twilly d’Hermes Eau Poivree this fall day. Perfection!
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    Sticky: Re: Free to a Good Home 2019

    My pleasure, Kera. Your enthusiasm and gratitude make it all worthwhile. Enjoy!
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    Sticky: Re: Synchronized Fridays 2019

    I just sent an email via their website perfumestheguide.com.
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    Sticky: Re: Synchronized Fridays 2019

    I would have said,

    Tuscan Leather - Beef Jerky

    I ended up giving my bottle away even though I wore it a lot at first, especially when wearing an old leather jacket.
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