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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 11th March 2015

    SOTE is Tabac Rouge by Phaedon

    https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/originals/5d/03/89/5d03891e9969ed0c3202d9b0a78e98f1.jpg
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    Re: Athens, Greece

    Good suggestion Dariushka!

    Along with many great houses you can access through the link above, there are other treasures too!

    Kat and Stella have beautiful silk ties from Lamia that are in...
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 11th March 2015

    Wearing Golden Chypre by Grossmith today.

    Very dangerous this perfume......as at a (deservedly) higher price......but as I take it to work, there is always the temptation to spray more throughout...
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    Re: A self promoting thread

    Congratulations and wishing you every success!
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    Re: Where to Go Next?

    Jovoy

    Parfumerie Generalie

    Histories de Parfums

    Carner

    Atelier Colognes
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    Re: Bees and Perfume!

    Hello Mr Hednic, great to hear from you, yes to both.....think Kumquat has suggested some fine ideas, and yes remember our marathon Q & A sessions very well! They were such fun times! Never did get...
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    Re: Travel size coffrets?

    Grossmith do a three set collection of their black label......not cheap......but exquisite perfumes. 10 ml each of Floral veil, Amelia, and the most beautiful Golden Chypre.
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    Re: Bees and Perfume!

    Thank you again Kumquat......that sounds like the winner!

    Am not familiar with Jean Nate ....but will find it.

    kind regards

    sea roses
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    Re: Bees and Perfume!

    HAAAAAAAAAAAAAA........and happen to be favourites!
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    Re: Bees and Perfume!

    Eeek, not nice Mr Smelly Scientist.

    My family is fairly considerate and put coffee(which they then burn) in alfoil in little clay pots, but it makes for a fairly restrictive area to move in!
    ...
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    Re: Bees and Perfume!

    Oh trust me ......i have learnt that the hard way (somehow I can't find the icons, but put a big smile here)
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    Re: Bees and Perfume!

    Thank you Kumquat! Didn't even think of that! And it's one I really like!

    sea roses
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    Re: Photograph- Harrods perfume counter, 1908

    That's beautiful.....thank you Kumquat!
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    Bees and Perfume!

    Are there any notes bees are not attracted to?

    With Easter approaching, I will be attending Easter Sunday lunch in my late grandfathers vineyards.

    The not so great aspect is there are bee...
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 10th March 2015

    It's lovely to be back after a bit of a bumpy year!

    Today I wore Ex Idolo 33.....this perfume intrigues me so much! A beautiful composition.

    The SOTE is Shem el Nessim

    ...
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    Re: SOTD Monday 9th March 2015

    Hello all,

    Hope you have all been well!

    Today wore Jardins de Kerylos by PG. This has always been more than just a *fig* scent to me.....it captures the gardens and essence of this beautiful...
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    Re: Who is your favorite perfumer?

    Too many.....

    But Pierre Guillaume is my stand out!

    Lutens/Kern/Tauer/Flechier/Ropion/Villoresi/Polge/Giocebetti and about another dozen close behind him!

    Edit to add the man who made Ex...
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    Re: Are indie perfumes worth it?

    It does actually deadidol, thank you very much! Yes she did start out making the scents herself and is still VERY hands on. Am sure Andy Tauer makes everything.....because when I need a bottle of a...
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    Re: Are indie perfumes worth it?

    Bit confused here........is Andy Tauer and Sonoma Scent Studio really considered *indie*?

    Would the same be said of Vero Kern? If she is considered *indie* then god help us.....she doesn't make...
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    Re: When is too much, too much?

    When you buy the same perfume three times because you forgot you own it.
  21. Thread: Baruti

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    Re: Baruti

    Hello Hedonist,

    same here with NoOud.

    Must say I have changed my mind on my favourites.

    Voyance now smells of peanuts (on me) for a while, but it is beautiful!

    But my favourites are...
  22. Thread: Baruti

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    Re: Baruti

    Having tried all the Baruti I think Spyros has created some amazing perfumes. These extraits are very different from magnetic scents, and perhaps could be described as the boldness of Nasomotto but...
  23. Re: Perfume that smells of Indian spices, chai tea etc.

    Un Crime Exotique (which is very difficult to get now)

    and Untitled number 2 by Magnetic Scents (the company now called Baruti) but the perfumer made this scent because of his love of Chai tea. ...
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    Re: S.O.T.D. - Tuesday, 24 December 2013.

    Sending everyone best wishes at this time of year.

    Chicagoista my many condolences on your loss.


    and

    Happy birthday Chronia polla. It is my name day (equivalent to birthday...
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    Re: S.O.T.D. - Monday, 23 December 2013.

    Thanks (((Quarry)))


    Informative to say the least:shocked:


    hugs

    searoses
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    Re: S.O.T.D. - Monday, 23 December 2013.

    Robin thank you for this informative post.........just how prevalent is this in the US?

    In our family we have a doctor (daddys cousin) who runs one of your major *state* hospitals .....starting...
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    Re: S.O.T.D. - Monday, 23 December 2013.

    ((Twolf)) didn't understand why people were sending you hugs.

    Quarry , as ever your post brought it home sweet one!

    If a country (and especially a wealthy one) does not care for it's...
  28. Thread: Off-Topic

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    Sticky: Re: Off-Topic

    Interesting choices for Christmas watching. For me I get to celebrate on the 6th January.....but on Christmas day I usually watch *Enemy at the Gate* despite the attempt to distort a lot of the truth...
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    Re: S.O.T.D. - Monday, 23 December 2013.

    Wearing Querelle, Pierre Guillaumes tribute to the Fassbinder adaption of the play Querelle de brest by Jean Genet.

    This fragrance with it's carraway, myrrh, and cinnamon opening is a striking...
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    Re: Avatars - help needed

    Thanks lpp

    be well

    sea roses
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    Re: Avatars - help needed

    Thank you lpp,

    can't send photographs in pm's either

    regards

    sea roses
  32. Re: Any news for Serge Lutens Exclusive going to release as Export for 2014! Any guesses?

    Think there has been a lot of requests for Iris Silver Mist......but you never know which way this will go.

    The four you mention Wit are all stunning.

    There are now 6 overlaps between The...
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    Re: S.O.T.D. - Friday, 20 December 2013.

    Happy anniversary Kalli and thanks for the nice words kind people. Lots of lovely fragrance today!

    Still reeling a bit from the Boris Becker news and will have to make countless apologies for my...
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    Avatars - help needed

    Can anybody help me - my avatars are very small and yet previously met the requirements?

    thank you

    sea roses
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    Re: S.O.T.D. - Thursday, 19 December 2013.

    (((((30Roses))))) thank you so very much..........after a horrible two years, it was a real moment of happiness for us.

    with hugs and prayers

    searoses
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    Re: S.O.T.D. - Thursday, 19 December 2013.

    Oh (((E)))) as ever you are always so classy and kind!

    Finally my engagement ring was finished and I was all yipppeee, Paris was lovely, Bath was gorgeous and then I got all these messages and...
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    Re: S.O.T.D. - Thursday, 19 December 2013.

    Hello all,

    drowning myself in De profundis today at the news that Nole has appointed Boris Becker as his head coach.

    Has the world really gone this mad? All I can put it down to is somebody...
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    Re: nothing impresses me anymore

    Interesting state of mind you are in SereneGreen. With me i really need diversity of interests. There are always periods when i find a drought of good film, music and art. When i find myself feeling...
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    Re: The Annick Goutal Encyclopædia

    Sorry in getting back to you sunflower77 regarding the bottles that was what interested me and apparently some collectors of Annick Goutal did prefer the uniformity. Interesting as i like my perfume...
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    Re: Why did Luca Turin dissapear from style?

    Or perhaps better still passionate and kind perfume makers who give us exquisite scents that push the boundaries and broaden our minds.
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    Re: Men use women's perfume

    Modern man= perfect skin, guy liner, and a wardrobe of wonderful and varied fragrances.

    A beautiful library helps as well.
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    Re: The Annick Goutal Encyclopædia

    Some photos from the Annick Goutal boutique.

    There will be no more coloured bottles as you will see in the below photos. The exceptions are the round bottles which they can engrave your name on...
  43. Re: Do You Miss Your Collection When you Travel?

    ((Dani)) currently in Paris and mild panic setting in about how i will be able to pack new companions for my collection.

    Travelled to Paris with five fragrances ........not sure if that means I...
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    Re: Post A Picture of Your Collection

    Hi abysynthium,

    yes I wear my lutens, malles, and especially my Pierre Guillaume perfumes all the time.......the same with Guerlain, KM, Jo Malone, Chanel, Caron, Jovoy and the rest of my...
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    Re: Most renowened perfumers

    Did you actually read the whole thread?
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    Re: Why did Luca Turin dissapear from style?

    Sorry Redneck Perfumisto........since *the guide* annoyed me so very much.......I doubt very much I would follow (even if I had the time) a grumpy old man writing snark on twitter.
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    Re: Why did Luca Turin dissapear from style?

    Don't wish the man any ill will and hope he is well. And understand he has a large cult following,(so no doubt this will not go down well here) but matching fragrances with one liners you could...
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    Re: Most renowened perfumers

    Wow......and nobody mentioned Pierre Guillaume!
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    Re: Post A Picture of Your Collection

    You do have some wonderful scents Scentapede! Smelt the Balmain on a co-worker and had to ask him what is was.........didn't tell him it was *luscious* but certainly thought so! Well done you!
    ...
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    Re: Post A Picture of Your Collection

    Lovely collection Scentapede.........and great dresser.

    Your Balmain is lovely.......did you acquire it recently?

    kind regards

    searoses

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    Re: Post A Picture of Your Collection

    What a stunning backyard you have hedonist222!

    regards

    searoses
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    Re: Post A Picture of Your Collection

    Hi Hedonist222


    What beautiful gems of perfume in a beautiful land!

    The photos of the perfumes, especially with the waterfall and flowers are so very lovely. Vega, Atelier and Roja photos...
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    Re: S.O.T.D. - Monday, 25 November 2013.

    SOTE Agent Provocateur

    Have a nice evening all!

    searosesxx

    22855
  54. Re: For Vintage lovers! - Identify the name of the perfumes in these bottles (and win my congrats!!!

    Beautiful photograph actually Pollux..thank you!

    Also can identify........if it was the present time and i was walking past that shop........as we say in Greek, my head would be like a bicycle...
  55. Re: For Vintage lovers! - Identify the name of the perfumes in these bottles (and win my congrats!!!

    Well on shelf 4 the last is obviously a Carven........this is going to be fun to find out about!

    Can beautiful bottles be an answer Pollux:wink:
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    Re: Post A Picture of Your Collection

    Just beautiful elizrj.......love the mirrors ....very dreamy.

    Thank you so much for sharing

    sea rosesxx

    ps the boxes look really lovely ...where did you get them from....very classy!
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    Re: Perfume and personality - is there a link?

    Would love to take it as I don't know much about it. When I started working there were various tests that took hours to get through......but at the end I was exhausted. But I got the job!
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    Re: S.O.T.D. - Monday, 25 November 2013.

    Wow Mr Danieq sounds as lovely as (((Danieq))).......what a wonderful thing to say and do!

    Many happy returns to him! Chronia Polla (many happy years)

    What did you choose to wear as your...
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    Re: S.O.T.D. - Monday, 25 November 2013.

    Hello lovelies

    thinking of 30Roses and Mr Teardrop ...........and a speedy recovery.

    Today am wearing Repetto as I too am wondering when our lovely Evangeline will return!

    Thank you all...
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    Re: Post A Picture of Your Collection

    Thank you so much Wingie.....the centre bottle is one of thirty limited editions of Fille De Berlin. The etching of glass of the fractured rose and the platinum lining is just beautiful.

    It is...
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    Re: Post A Picture of Your Collection

    (((Xscent))) for your kind words........the bonsai is 18 years old!!!!!!!!!

    Hi Graphite..........thank you for your nice words. Yes I have Monsieur the new black one. It has eight woods (5% of...
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    Re: Buying pholosophy

    That really made me laugh! Wonderful response!
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    Re: Post A Picture of Your Collection

    Thank you so much.....(((Cello))) they are full sizes. (((Danieq))) some of my bell jars and the other bottles have initials engraved on them. Some of my bell jars have one or two of my first names...
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    Re: Post A Picture of Your Collection

    Thank you so much Blue_Eyez and cello. Just looking, can't work out how I will get the PG collection out of my dressing room and display it properly!!!!!

    But this is from my dressing room. The...
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    Re: S.O.T.D. - Sunday, 24 November 2013

    Hope you all had a lovely Sunday!
    Thoughts for Mr Teardrop for a full recovery.

    SOTD Cardinal by Heeley

    searosesxx22798
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    Re: Post A Picture of Your Collection

    These are the serge rectangle bottles. Will try and think how to put up my Pierre Guillaume collections.


    http://i40.tinypic.com/2h494ic.jpg

    searosesxx
  67. Re: What are your reasons for purchasing a backup bottle? And which do you have?

    Hi again Xscent......understand completely.

    As for vintage and discontinued.......my journey ended some time time ago. After what is too me a lot of money my search for *farouche* has failed...
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    Re: Jasmine Sniff-Fest, Part 2

    Stick around baby......we'll sort that out!

    Hope you and everyone is having a wonderful weekend!
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    Re: Who are The Hottest Perfumers ?

    Thank you (((Xscent)))......IMO Pierre don't photograph that well.......he's actually more stunning than that.

    But better (including his fabulous genius in fragrance) is his kindness, humble...
  70. Re: What are your reasons for purchasing a backup bottle? And which do you have?

    Am currently a bit confused about what back ups I have...........trying to get my fragrances sorted into some sort of order. Am not happy with the current set up as it is not tidy enough.
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    Re: Beautiful Roses

    Hi Rubegon

    Think it might be trouble for many of us!

    The Rossamunda is actually not that expensive and a sample would not be very much. The oud and saffron are really supporting acts in this...
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    Re: Beautiful Roses

    Oh please keep this thread going! Roses, Roses, Roses!!!!!!!!!!!!

    ((Danieq)) hope you enjoy the PG Rose.......my one complaint about the PG line is that he does not make enough florals. He needs...
  73. Re: Tom Ford Jasmin Rouge or Serge Lutens A La Nuit

    Scentfan,

    it was me who suggested Magnetic Scent untitled Number 1 .......... Sypros Drosopoulos put so much work into that scent. He very kindly had let me smell some of the precusors to this...
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    Re: Post A Picture of Your Collection

    Thank you Hedonist! Wise words indeed

    kind regards

    sea roses
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    Re: Today I Bought - November, 2013

    Wow some gorgeous scents here........looks like it has been a good month everyone......enjoy and let us know your thoughts if you have time!
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    Re: S.O.T.D. - Friday, 22 November 2013

    Andy Tauer - Une Rose de Kandaher .... a sample from a gorgeous observer of basenotes......just beautiful.

    Wishing everyone a lovely weekend

    sea roses
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    Re: Who are The Hottest Perfumers ?

    Me neither!!!!!! Besides being so incredibly talented, with humour and intelligence, Pierre is just gorgeous, and boy does he smell good!
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    Re: New Tauer PHI-une rose de Kandahar

    That's actually interesting, I don't mind tobacco in my fragrance (two years ago I probably would have run for the door at the thought, but I am much more experimental these days thank goodness).
    ...
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    Re: Post A Picture of Your Collection

    Thank you all so very much for your kind words about my collection. It really means a lot to me. Especially at this time


    As soon as I get some time I would love to show you parts of my...
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    Re: New Tauer PHI-une rose de Kandahar

    Hi Rubegon

    tried this today and your description is excellent!

    The only thing I wondered was if you detected the tobacco note.........which oddly I detected after about the hour...where I...
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    Re: Post A Picture of Your Collection

    Teardrop you are a darling.

    Thank you so much for bringing this thread to my attention.

    Had posted a part of my Serge Lutens collection in the male section, and will post here and my reasons...
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    Re: Perfume and personality - is there a link?

    Now that is good! You know rembetiko???????

    Hash will have to be a strong ingredient.......forget the hay notes........hash will be the only bottom note with patchouli!
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    Re: Stat rosa pristina nomine - Part 2

    Rubegon and anyone interested I posted this bottle of FdB in collections, but perhaps it is more relevant here.

    My fiancé really struggles with Rose de Nuit and like myself loves *the rose scent*...
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    Re: Jasmine Sniff-Fest, Part 2

    Scentfan thank you for including Drama Nuui and Magnetic Scent number 1 ........I am so looking forward to what you think!
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    Re: Perfume and personality - is there a link?

    Found all the replies very thoughtful and interesting.

    Myself, I don't know ...I grew up around people who always used scent and come from a place where smell and flowers were an everyday part of...
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    Re: Post a Picture of Your Scents - Edition VI

    22569225662256722568


    The fractured rose limited edition of FdB by Serge Lutens........the number 30 was special for me and impressed my fiancee managed to get this for me.
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    Re: S.O.T.D. - Wednesday, 20 November 2013

    Hi gorgeous,

    yes it was and I will post it soon as you might like it.........he really put a lot of thought into it!


    many hugs from a feeling guilty

    sea roses

    teardrop just put up the...
  88. Re: girls, what do I need to know about tanning?

    Klimax, can you get to Europe easily. You need to get yourself to a spa with Valmont, Thalgo and Cinq a mondes for proper exfoliation and use one of the soft moisturising self tanners.

    And always...
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    Re: S.O.T.D. - Wednesday, 20 November 2013

    My poor fiancee....he got the wrong message...he thought he had to fast on Sunday (which I do) and yesterday. Last night he came to give me a lovely gift and I reminded him that today he can only...
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    Re: Is there another perfume guide

    thank you all very much. Scentologist will look forward very much to when you have time to write about your thoughts.

    kind regards

    sea roses
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    Is there another perfume guide

    other than the Turin one?
  92. Re: What's going to happen with jasmine in 2014?

    How will these restrictions impact on small perfumeries where there is an abundance of jasmine?
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    Re: Jasmine Sniff-Fest, Part 2

    Personally I have a strange relationship with Jasmine as I am often surrounded with it. It's very hard for me to get the correct scent to what I know as Jasmine in the morning and night blooming...
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    Re: Parfumerie Generale appreciation

    Hi Danieq

    No I would not say Tonka is his signature. He certainly uses it in his works...........but he uses so much and tries to create very different scents each time. Brûlée de Rose for example...
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    Re: Parfumerie Generale appreciation

    It's fabulous stuff........if you get the chance to try anything else please do.

    Love FM and SL..........but Pierre Guillaume is a level above. He's so fanatical and passionate about what he...
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    Re: Parfumerie Generale appreciation

    Suspect I strongly belong in this group.

    Pierre is my favourite perfumer ever ..........he is to perfume what Nole is to tennis, .....just magical! Started young, hard working, not the...
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    Re: S.O.T.D. - Monday, 18 November 2013.

    Hi elizrj

    The connection was once my mother had assured me that her and my father would secure George Michael as my future *husband* I felt incredibly happy that I was going to be dancing and...
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    Re: Post a Picture of Your Scents - Edition VI

    Thank you so much Hednic, Evangeline, Hedonist222, taint it sweet, aphexacid (aphexacid this is how I deal with losing the Davis cup) and Xscent.

    sea roses
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    Re: S.O.T.D. - Monday, 18 November 2013.

    Kiliwia your SOTD sounds just beautiful!

    sea roses
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    Re: S.O.T.D. - Monday, 18 November 2013.

    Mrs (((((((E)))))))))

    wishing you a both a wonderful time!

    Happy third anniversary to a beautiful couple in every way. We will miss you, but forget us and enjoy every moment!

    Kalo Taxithi...
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