Search:

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

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. Replies
    1
    Views
    210

    10ml Le Labo Rose 31 for Tauer's Marocain

    If you've got a 10ml decant of L'Air Du Desert Marocain by Andy Tauer than you'd swap for 10ml of Le Labo's great Rose 31, give me a shout. I've got too much of one and *none* of the other.
    ...
  2. Replies
    9
    Views
    786

    Re: How do sales compare, mass mkt to niche?

    Thanks, guys.

    Let me put it another way. How could I get these two numbers: the number of bottles of Acquia de Gio sold last year in the U.S. and the number of bottles of GIT, assuming it's the...
  3. Replies
    9
    Views
    786

    How do sales compare, mass mkt to niche?

    I'm trying to figure out how much better, say, the top five mass market scents sell compared to, say, the top five niche scents. According to some industry trade group, last year's top-five...
  4. Anyone know a company or patch fragrance called ... J?

    I was gifted a fragrance today that I don't know who makes it or what it's called. It came in a small black box with only the letter J on it. Open the box and nestled in foam is a thick glass...
  5. Replies
    20
    Views
    2,009

    Re: Scents that you want to make into perfumes

    Pears soap. Man, I love that stuff ... despite all the recent Unilever changes for the worse.
  6. Replies
    108
    Views
    21,132

    Wanted: NYC shopping experience, sublime to ridiculous!

    At the end of the month, I'm going to be in NYC for a day or two, with some time on my hands to do some sniffing if not buying. Mainly, I'm after two (window)shopping experiences:

    1/ The craziest...
  7. Replies
    40
    Views
    3,177

    Re: Musc Ravageur-Sex in a bottle

    You got that right :-)!
  8. Replies
    46
    Views
    2,771

    Re: Your Favorite Independent Perfumer

    btw perfumepharmer.com recently got a bunch of indies to come up with a bunch of patchoulis for a patch contest. some of them sound freaking awesome. check it out at http://goo.gl/Lzr9Y .
  9. Replies
    46
    Views
    2,771

    Re: Your Favorite Independent Perfumer

    ++1 Sonoma Scent Studio. Bonus: Lauri Erickson is delightful, helpful, and generous w/ samples!
  10. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,336

    Re: Oils you should try to find in Morocco?

    That's great, GL, thanks a lot ...
  11. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,336

    Oils you should try to find in Morocco?

    I have a friend who is going to Morocco on Friday and has volunteers to try to find me anything I may want found. Casablanca is her destination. That being the case, are there any particular oils...
  12. Replies
    40
    Views
    5,175

    Re: Rose 31 = vagina?

    Ah, well, I'm sorry you find vaginas so offensive and the smell of them too. Personally, I don't have that problem, though I do have lots of others. Meanwhile, a google search of BN produces 248...
  13. Replies
    40
    Views
    5,175

    Re: Rose 31 = vagina?

    jathanas: no class? maybe the response to my question lacks class but the question itself is just a question, based on what i smell. what am i to do - censor my nose?
  14. Replies
    40
    Views
    5,175

    Re: Rose 31 = vagina?

    well, all i can say is if you don't smell what i smell, then you must have been batting for the other team all your life and don't know what it smells like, ha ha, no offense meant, hopefully no...
  15. Replies
    40
    Views
    5,175

    Rose 31 = vagina?

    I tried Le Labo Rose 31 for the first time today and, well, er, uh, after the B.O. opening, all I could think of was vagina (and then pencil shavings). I wafted it under my girlfriend's nose and she...
  16. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,416

    My first compliment - a $7.50 patchouli!

    I don't really care about compliments, cough cough, and I usually only spritz my easy-for-me-to-smell wrists, hack cough, but yesterday for some reason I bathed myself in Auric Blend's $7.50 Amber...
  17. What'r'u thinking of blind *decant* buying next?

    Even some decants can be pretty expensive (esp when you're as stingy, er, cheap, er, frugal) as I am. I just plunked down 45 clams on a third of a bottle of MKK -- which I think amounts to about...
  18. Replies
    23
    Views
    2,705

    Re: Where do you spray your fragrance?

    I like to be able to smell scents on myself and for some reason, I can't smell scents on my cheest/neck, only my forearms. hence, i spritz all three, just to cover my bases.
  19. Re: Decanting: roll-ons, atomizers, or splash bottles?

    okay, thanks a bunch, all -- atomizers it is!
  20. Re: Decanting: roll-ons, atomizers, or splash bottles?

    thanks, LIaB, i appreciate the info. and you would use the same atomizers when you're decanting for, say, a swap?
  21. Re: Decanting: roll-ons, atomizers, or splash bottles?

    obviously? well, i can only defer to one of my (our?) betters, the perfumista at Now Smell This, who writes re decanting: "You will have to choose between splash, roll-on and spray bottles....
  22. Decanting: roll-ons, atomizers, or splash bottles?

    if i wanted to start decanting and swapping, what do most people use and/or prefer for the bottles, glass roll-ons, Atomizers, or splash bottles? it would seem to me that splash bottles would be...
  23. How do I really delete scents from Wardrobe

    I'm having a few wardrobe questions

    1/ when i delete a scent, the number of scents associated with the list does not change; if there were 45 before the delete, there are (supposedly) 45 after the...
  24. Re: Is it too much to ask for Musc Ravageur for under $200?

    let me know if you ever move here and we'll do it!
  25. Re: Is it too much to ask for Musc Ravageur for under $200?

    how do you tube splits work and how do you find them and is there any kind of feedback mechanism like ebay's? mostly all i've seen are vids of folks unpacking their splits ...
  26. Replies
    34
    Views
    2,124

    Re: How to handle pushy Macy's SA's 101

    Is there a general consensus about which stores have the most aggressive SAs? I'm going to LA soon and, for the heck of it, would like to sample the worst SAs that town has to offer. Suggestions...
  27. Replies
    10
    Views
    703

    Re: How do i get this wretched scent off?

    kouros and P-24 are on the list!

    meanwhile, this patchouli is the one scent so far in my early journey that has stuck to me like white on rice. my favs last about 5 minutes and then i only get...
  28. Replies
    10
    Views
    703

    Re: How do i get this wretched scent off?

    it's on my list!

    meanwhle. vinegar did 1/2 the trick, a blast of Dirty English did another 1/4, and i'm managing to deal with the remaining 1/4 of bad patchouli ... but just barely.

    i gotta be...
  29. Replies
    10
    Views
    703

    Re: How do i get this wretched scent off?

    i'll give the vinegar a try.

    i don't want to name the offender because it comes from a very small co. and they were nice enough to send me a sample. twas patchouli based, however.

    now i must...
  30. Replies
    10
    Views
    703

    How do i get this wretched scent off?

    i slapped on a newcomer this morning and, frankly, it's making me sick. and i can't get it off. i've tried showering, i've tried scrubbing myself down with rubbing alcohol, i've tried blasting...
  31. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,711

    Re: I am besotted with myself ... and in fear

    SoS: Thanks for your great breakdown of the Harrods scents and for your mention of Salvador Dali PH, which reminded (forgetful) me that I'd ordered a bottle of it a few days ago (first blind buy!)...
  32. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,711

    Re: I am besotted with myself ... and in fear

    Monkeybars: Kismet! Because it was your long thread leading you to S *Harrods* LE that also led me to it. So, for that, I thank you!

    Meanwhile, nope, I don't live in LA but in ... somewhat rural...
  33. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,711

    I am besotted with myself ... and in fear

    Sorry for this as a first post, but I just got a sample of Bond No. 9 Swarovski in the mail, dabbed some on, and suddenly find myself besotted, not so much with the scent as with me wearing the...
Results 1 to 33 of 39



Loving perfume on the Internet since 2000