Search:

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

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    63
    Views
    4,853

    Re: EBAY flooded with Bon Bons?

    Interesting lawsuit with them right now:

    http://articles.nydailynews.com/2012-08-14/news/33187406_1_light-bulbs-black-customers-racism

    Former employees accuse owner of racism, employer accuses...
  2. Re: O.K. - So What constitues a "cheap perfume" (like in Detective Stories)....

    Probably from the era of the pulpy detective fiction, "cheap perfume" would connote some of the unsophisticated, original synthetic scents and knockoffs of pricier brands as opposed to the fine,...
  3. Great report and I'm sorry I missed it (though my...

    Great report and I'm sorry I missed it (though my wallet is relieved)!
  4. Replies
    71
    Views
    5,217

    Re: Poison expert needed...

    When you find your vintage stuff, you can also check the lot/batch code on the bottom at http://checkcosmetic.net/
    Just scroll to Christian Dior on the left box, and enter the code from the bottom...
  5. Re: How to open stuck glass stopper from the perfume bottle?

    Adding to an old thread: I just repaired a broken Arpege stopper with epoxy and successfully removed the frozen stopper. I broke it using metal pliers and a twisting motion, although I had chilled...
  6. Replies
    65
    Views
    5,300

    Re: Your favorite Amouage and why?

    Perhaps the difference in samples has something to do with sourcing natural ingredients for which Amouage is well known, i.e. one frankincense crop differing from another?

    I've only tried Dia and...
  7. Replies
    22
    Views
    4,712

    Re: Parfum/ Pure Parfum/ Extrait collections

    Oh, and Arpege! http://img.makeupalley.com/2/2/5/9/2168603.JPG
  8. Replies
    22
    Views
    4,712

    Re: Parfum/ Pure Parfum/ Extrait collections

    Tabac Blond
    Narcisse Noir
    Femme
    Bal a Versailles
    Jolie Madame
    Poison

    That's all! More Jolie Madame, please! ;)http://img.makeupalley.com/2/2/5/9/2168602.JPG
  9. So what will poor TJMaxx have left to sell?

    So what will poor TJMaxx have left to sell?
  10. And the "sexy" parts of Eyes Wide Shut were...

    And the "sexy" parts of Eyes Wide Shut were laughably dull.
  11. That is an irregular pentagon. I'm gonna bet the...

    That is an irregular pentagon. I'm gonna bet the house it's some noxious Black Orchid clone.
  12. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,983

    Re: San Francisco Sniff on October 15th!

    Keep me posted on where/what time/how many (estimate) of us are meeting up. I'm planning to go to SF Herb Co. tomorrow and get some glass vials to make some sample vials from my lil' collection for...
  13. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,983

    Re: San Francisco Sniff on October 15th!

    I can make it to this one, sign me up! There appears to be a large, street-occupying demonstration transpiring now and apparently planning to continue through the 21s; let's hope it doesn't get too...
  14. Re: Recommend a fragrance for the person above you based on their wardrobe

    Sneki, if you enjoy Cuir de Lancome, you would really like Parfum D'Empire's Cuir Ottoman.
  15. Re: New Fragrance: Balenciaga Paris L’Essence

    I didn't do a side-by-side comparison, but from memory, the new one is not much different from the original. Greener on top, is all, and seemed soapier on my skin at the dry down. I don't think you...
  16. Re: Article: Kate Middleton wore White Gardenia Petals by Illuminum

    That's comedy gold, right there, my friend.
  17. Replies
    101
    Views
    10,924

    Re: Are You a Hoarder?

    I agree with this. Being a collector of things you love and which has value to you is not the same as hoarding--which is quite literally not being able to let go of anything, be it trash or treasure....
  18. Replies
    46
    Views
    3,109

    Re: San Francisco Spring Sniff - May 7th !!!

    I'm in San Francisco, I lurk here a bit. Sounds like fun and I'd love to be there.--Melissa
  19. Replies
    4
    Views
    668

    Re: Are old frags from eBay any good?

    I recently purchased a vintage Rochas Femme that's at least as old as I am. Smelling from the bottle, you can definitely tell it's old, the top is all off, it lacks sparkle--but on the skin it...
  20. Replies
    6
    Views
    1,070

    Re: looking for a new perfume

    How about mainstream scents like Donna Karan Black Cashmere, Dior Poison, Tom Ford Black Orchid; perfume oils from Kuumba made, Madini, or Attar Bazaar (a straight up sandalwood or musk would be...
  21. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,293

    Re: new here/learning in San Francisco

    Union Square is a good idea. Nordstroms' 2nd Level at the San Francisco Shopping Center has a great selection and helpful staff--I recently tried some Amouage scents there that are hard to find. ...
Results 1 to 21 of 22



Loving perfume on the Internet since 2000