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  1. Re: Name your favorite 'Bombshell' fragrances, 1960's and earlier

    I was very disappointed with a sample of Vol de Nuit Extrait from 2013/14 straight from Paris. I found it was flat, without edges and no longevity at all. I do own and treasure my older 1980s stuff...
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    Re: Ylang ylang fragrance recommendations?

    I personally had the strongest and truest ylang ylang (the essential oils I am referring to) association with Guerlain Vega, unfortunately now discontinued but less sought after I think.
  3. Re: Name your favorite 'Bombshell' fragrances, 1960's and earlier

    NOW we talk business... says a film noir fan. :) Tabac Blond, Narcisse Noir and Lanvin Rumeur (the old stuff) are what I associate with the era most. En Avion is a perfect match too as it fills a...
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 13th August 2015

    Hello Mims :kiss:, hello all!

    Eau de Reglisse, Caron for the third day in a row... it feels great for the final phase of our heatwave and summer par excellence.
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    Re: Mitsouko formulation

    It is said to be plus it obviously was the EdP T. Wasser received an award for. I also have and love the new extrait. I'd prefer 2014 or late 2013 to be absolutely sure.
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    Re: Your Top 3 from Parfumerie Générale?

    I really only have two, but I don't know most of the Huitieme Art line.
    Bois de Copaiba
    Poudre de Riz
  7. Re: Important announcement regarding Marketplace, Blogs and News

    I think this is a wise decision, Grant, for all the reasons you stated.
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    [EU] Re: VINTAGE Patou Que sais-je? EdT

    *bump*
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    Re: SOTD Friday 12th June 2015

    http://media-cdn.tripadvisor.com/media/photo-s/01/fb/64/04/2000-meters-of-white.jpg

    Happy Friday!

    It's summertime here and we are above 30 degrees C. Sous le Vent for the third day in a row.
    ...
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    Re: Today I bought June 2015

    http://i.piccy.info/i9/15b7e836fb15e74dc5b17284eb98113b/1414774646/10177/810178/IMG_20141028_151849_240.jpg

    plus in a swap a big bottle of

    http://fimgs.net/images/perfume/nd.1378.jpg

    I'm...
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 10th June 2015

    http://ancientpoint.com/imgs/a/a/l/e/b/1936_sous_le_vent_guerlain_darcy_art_deco_perfume_paris_woman_beauty_fragrance_1_thumb2_lgw.jpg

    Sous le Vent
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    [EU] VINTAGE Patou Que sais-je? EdT

    A vintage 75 ml bottle unused/full/without box from my stock is up for sale!

    *** EUR 85 *** including shipping (Austrian Mail with tracking)

    EU bank transfer preferred.
    ...
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 9th June 2015

    Bonjour,

    http://en.sergelutens.com/media/catalog/product/cache/11/image/9df78eab33525d08d6e5fb8d27136e95/1/2/1201154_none_main.png

    Rose de Nuit on this summer's day.

    Have a good day!
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 4th June 2015

    Good morning,
    A Catholic holiday in Austria today and summer is here right on time... 30+ degrees C yesterday and a breeze will bring it down to slightly under 30 today. A morning upper body wash...
  15. Dior does surprise me in a very positive way.

    Dior does surprise me in a very positive way.
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 2nd June 2015

    http://laurencehenry.fr/wp-content/uploads/2011/12/HélèneBoucher.jpg

    En Avion Extrait
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    Re: SOTD Monday 1st June 2015

    Eating breakfast outside waiting for the chimney sweeper in plenty of Sous le Vent. Have a good day!
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    Re: What Made You Choose You Basenote Name?

    Larimar is a photosensitive turquoise gemstone and the name of a dog I bred.
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    Re: Classic Guerlain Fragrances

    All my favorites have been named multiple times. However, when it comes to Habit Rouge I thoroughly enjoy the L'Extrait and I highly recommend it to you.
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 31st May 2015

    I shall wear Mitsouko Extrait for tonight. Enjoying the garden and, most particular, the roses in bloom. It's been a very busy spring with regard to garden work, but now I am ready for a lazy summer....
  21. Re: New Luca Turin reviews: Dior, Elie Saab, Guerlain

    Mitsouko Extrait 2014 is a big improvement on the 2011/12 Extrait I had before (getting the balance of fruit and mossy backbones right, the older was too peachy IMO). Sillage after an hour and...
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    Re: SOTD Friday 29th May 2015

    Caron - Eau de Reglisse.

    Happy Friday everybody!
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 28th May 2015

    http://tawfikzone.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/desert-fury-lizabeth-scott-1947-everett.jpg

    Tabac Blond Extrait

    I just noticed when googling a pic of a smoking Lizabeth Scott that she had died...
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 27th May 2015

    What a 'swinery' in Jon's garden... :D
    Tabac Blond... like last night.
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 27th May 2015

    What a story, Quarry! I am so happy to hear you are all-absorbed in landscaping. It will keep you fit and happy. Happy is as good a factor for health as it gets. Happy gardening! *waving with shovel*...
  26. Re: New Luca Turin reviews: Dior, Elie Saab, Guerlain

    Love the reviews! Thanks for sharing!
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 26th May 2015

    Happy Birthday to my dearest Piggy!!

    In Bois de Copaiba today.

    Cheers
  28. Re: The Most Beautiful Flacon Ever Created ? Please Post Photographs !!!

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    This and the original En Avion plus honorable mention to Vol de Nuit!
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    Re: Fragrance that disapointed you the most

    Theoretically I should love Vero Kern's work, but I don't. Her fragrances just don't click with me.
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 23rd May 2015

    Making myself comfortable in a warm living room after a long walk through the woods in heavy rain, Tabac Blond Extrait just hits the right spot tonight.
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 23rd May 2015

    Hello everybody,
    It's raining cats and dogs... at least I am in a cloud of Jicky Extrait.
    Best to all
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    Re: SOTD Friday 22nd May 2015

    Happy Birthday, dear G.! Have a great day full of treats and rewards! :)
    Bois de Copaiba for SotD and may switch to some L'Heure Bleue for the Happy G-Day celebrations tonight.
    Best to all
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 20th May 2015

    Good morning,
    easyfish, you are wearing the scent of my teenage years (I went through 3 bottles at least). :)
    With my bottle of Bois de Copaiba came three samples... Paris Seychelles and Avignon...
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    Re: Today I bought May 2015

    http://www.luckyscent.com/images/products/34514.jpg

    Bois de Copaiba by Pierre Guillaume
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 19th May 2015

    Bonjour,
    Bois de Copaiba by Pierre Guillaume from my new bottle and, namely, first purchase this year (I have been one good boy, haven't I?!). Somehow I felt the need to revisit (acquire) a sample...
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 17th May 2015

    Good morning,
    Love the Peer Gynt Suite, Jon!
    In Mitsouko Extrait... love the 'light feel' of the new extrait.
    Enjoy your Sunday!
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 12th May 2015

    Good morning,
    Eau de Reglisse by Caron for what will turn out to be a summer's day... on my sun bed for a change! ^^
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    Re: SOTD Monday 11th May 2015

    Good morning,
    Still making use of the friendly and dry weather recently... had a luxurious beginning of the day (again) in Mitsouko Extrait.
    Best to all
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 10th May 2015

    Hello,
    In plenty of Mitsouko Extrait (2014) today.
    Best to all
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    Re: SOTD Friday 8th May 2015

    Bonjour,
    Test-riding Cuir d'Ange by Hermes this morning. I'm not a fan of Ellena's work, but this is fairly nice. The odd thing here was I almost could not smell a thing when sprayed on, but it...
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 6th May 2015

    Hiya, Foustie :kiss: It must be something like fives years when I last smelled it. In fact, I don't get much rose and a lot is done perfectly right, but, hell, I want to smell it without my nose...
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 5th May 2015

    It's too early for buddleia, of which I have plenty too. It's a dark variety of lilacs. Thanks, G.!
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 6th May 2015

    The rest of my Misia sample. It's absolutely lovely, but practically zero projection. Ergo pointless in my book!
    Have a great day all!
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 5th May 2015

    Sorry, upside down! The old iOS pic thing on basenotes....
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 5th May 2015

    SotD was Eau de Sweat, while pour le soir I went for Eau de Reglisse, Caron.
    Love the pic, G. No bluebells here either, but I can offer a few of these ;)
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  46. Thread: Vienna

    by Larimar
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    Re: Vienna

    Le Parfum now sells the full range of Frederic Malle perfumes.

    - - - Updated - - -

    Vienna now has a Dior Boutique (selling the Exclusives) at the Kohlmarkt.
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 30th April 2015

    Good morning,
    PerfumedLady, I'll raise another Sous le Vent for today... how does that sound? :kiss:
    Last working day before a public holiday plus two weeks off, but lots of work to do around the...
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 29th April 2015

    Good morning,
    Continuing the splash sensation in the morning in plenty of Sous le Vent.
    Happy Wednesday! At least the sun is out again after last night's storms and temperature drop of 15...
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 28th April 2015

    Good morning,

    A splish-splash Jicky vintage EdT 'wash' with a few spritzes of vintage PdT on top.

    Have a good day!
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    Re: SOTD Monday 27th April 2015

    :vrolijk_26: PerfumedLady, so good to have you back!!

    SotD was Caron Eau de Reglisse.
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 26th April 2015

    Summery weekend here... I have been wearing Guerlain's Eau de Fleurs de Cedrat only. My bottle is gone now and I will stick to Cologne Sologne and Pour un Homme in the future.
    Best to all
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    Re: SOTD Friday 24th April 2015

    Bonjour,
    Eau de Reglisse, Caron for me today.
    Let the Friday celebrations start.
    Best to all

    http://fimgs.net/images/secundar/o.17659.jpg
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 23rd April 2015

    http://www.weatheronline.co.uk/reports/wxfacts/ww221003_2.jpg

    Chergui, current version.
    Have a good day all!
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 22nd April 2015

    http://fimgs.net/images/perfume/nd.5400.jpg

    Sous le Vent

    Have a good day all!
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 21st April 2015

    Good morning,

    http://product-images.barneys.com/is/image/Barneys/502243359_product_1?$pdp_main$

    Chergui (original version)
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    Re: SOTD Monday 20th April 2015

    Good morning,
    Douce Amère from Uncle Serge for me.
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 18th April 2015

    The (very) quiet beauty Misia pour le soir...
    Enjoy your weekend!
  58. Re: Frederic Malle - Cologne Indelebile - April 2015

    I'm very much NOT impressed by the new Cologne Indelebile... a very sharp, old-fashioned and thus familiar smelling Eau de Cologne (4711 someone?!). I don't care whether it lasts or not.
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 16th April 2015

    Bonjour,
    Vega by Guerlain for me today. We're expecting 26 degrees and I will be off by lunchtime.
    Have a good day all!
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 15th April 2015

    http://product-images.barneys.com/is/image/Barneys/502243882_product_1?$pdp_main$

    Enjoying an almost summery day here too.... in Rose de Nuit.
    Best to all
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    Re: Guerlain L'Heure Bleue 2015

    An improvement would certainly be highly welcome. The last time I smelled a recent version chez Guerlain about 3 years ago it was screetchy and artificial. I dearly love L'Heure Bleue. I would decide...
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    Re: SOTD Friday 10th April 2015

    Perfectly in sync in Sous le Vent on this 20 degrees and sunny day (FINALLY here in the east!).
    Have a good day all!
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    Re: Looking for a mint, smoke, leather fragrance

    Centaure by Maitre Parfumeur et Gantier comes to my mind.
  64. Re: New fragrance from Christian Dior, La Collection Privée - Coming May 2015

    I am not a Dior fanboy either (not even with vintage stuff), but Cuir Cannage blew me away. Absolutely brilliant for a 2014 release!
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 8th April 2015

    Parure EdT.
    Best to all
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    Poll: Re: Which is your favorite Frederic Malle?

    Another vote for Une Fleur de Cassie with a close second Carnal Flower.
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 7th April 2015

    http://farm7.static.flickr.com/6191/6109327007_59521919dc_b.jpg

    Bonjour, Tabac Blond Extrait... third day in a row! ;)
    Have a good day!
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 4th April 2015

    An early morning walk with the dog (and it is sunny but cold for a change) in new Mitsouko Extrait. Enjoy your day!
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    Re: SOTD Friday 3nd April 2015

    Good morning,

    Cuir Cannage again for me.

    Happy Friday celebrations all around!
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    Re: Vintage l'Heure Bleue

    If it reminds you of the vintage PdT, it does sound like a treat. Enjoy!
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 2nd April 2015

    I'm sorry, Xscent, but I think I missed congratulating you. Now that's what I call a birthday treat! Do enjoy!

    Well well well, the plot thickens... ;)

    Ready for a cocktail and a smoke.... in...
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 2nd April 2015

    :2vrolijk_08:, G!
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 2nd April 2015

    His Handsomeness, our G., is being pretty. You know I had Madonna posters on my wall. Papa don't preach I'm saying to my age group...
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 2nd April 2015

    Bonjour, Sous le Vent it is. Have a nice day all!
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 1st April 2015

    Congrats to G on 5000 much appreciated contributions!
    Jicky Extrait for today. Thunder & lightening, hail, snow and now sunshine soon as it seems....
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    Re: SOTD Monday 30th March 2015

    L'Heure Bleue vintage EdP and now 'refreshed' with two spritzes of vintage extrait.
    Have a good start to your work week!
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 29th March 2015

    En Avion Extrait (1980s is my guess)... to be honest there is very little, if any at all that I could decipher, difference to my stock of current extrait.
    Cocktail time is here! Cheers!
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 28th March 2015

    After a three hours walk through the woods (full of violets, even white ones) with the dog and a hot bath afterwards, I'm now accordingly in N'aimez que moi Extrait.
    Seems I should pay the Chanel...
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 28th March 2015

    Oh, Foustie in Milano wearing Tabac Blond.... Happiest Birthday, dear!
    Rather cold and windy, so in order to contradict this at least fragrance-wise I'm in old Jardin du Nil, MPG.
    Enjoy your...
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 26th March 2015

    Un bois sepia again as this is what I took with me on my business trip. Have a good day all!
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    Re: Knize Ten - is it worth it?

    And, surprisingly for a 2014 release, Cuir Cannage beats them all in my book.
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    Re: What's Going On With Tabac Blond !!!

    My stock comes from 2013 and is perfectly fine, in fact, not really different from the old extraits overall in effect and wear and given their age. I have only ever cared for the extrait...
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 25th March 2015

    Un bois sepia from Serge Lutens
  84. Thread: cumin note

    by Larimar
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    Re: cumin note

    The older Eau d'Hermes and Al Oudh.
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 21st March 2015

    Angelique Encens for tonight. Time for a cocktail! :beer:
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    Re: SOTD Friday 20th March 2015

    Aaaah, Eye-candies from Jon and kumquat! Love them!

    Refreshing the Tabac Blond a bit... *doing the sun dance* :tongue: while watching the sun set.
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    Re: SOTD Friday 20th March 2015

    Good morning,

    In sync as it seems...

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    I played a bit to create a new avatar.

    So, I am in old Tabac Blond Extrait.
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 19th March 2015

    Vintage Eau d'Hermes and as usual it fades too quickly. A spritz of Ubar should satisfy my perfume lust on this sunny day. Happy Thursday all!
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 18th March 2015

    Bonjour,
    I'm on a Sous le Vent roll...
    Ad buckwheat) I adore Soba noodles! I figure onion and rosemary must be nice in buckwheat bread... work in progress.
    Get well soon, Mike!
    Like the...
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 17th March 2015

    Good morning,
    I have a day off and the sun bed is ready for later in the day. I LOVE early spring days. While it is still cold in the morning, I am experimenting with bread from buckwheat flour...
  91. Thread: Orange, but...

    by Larimar
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    Re: Orange, but...

    Rather special and not for everybody - Secret Melange (Maitre Parfumeur et Gantier).
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 5th March 2015

    A Jeune Homme (Maitre Parfumeur et Gantier) is blowing kisses over to the ever inspiring G-Louise. Bring on springtime! NOW!
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    Re: Creed Angelique Encens

    Own and love it. The latest version was inferior to the former though. It really is very much about that magic longdrawn drydown that is in close relation to Shalimar for me.
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    Re: Linking Fragrances to Films -

    Almost for me... I think of it as Jicky (or Mouchoir de Monsieur).
  95. Re: coco by chanel 1984 edp ,extrait de parfum and vintage help please

    The current EdP has been reformulated for sure, but is still recognizable. I smelled the parfum a year ago at the airport and was very impressed (a tad green in overall impression and less oriental),...
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 27th January 2015

    Jicky Extrait! Bien sûr!

    To go with a dusting of snow and a cashmere pullover.

    Have a good day!
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    Poll: Re: Best Perfumes Of 2014 - A Poll

    That's an easy one - Cuir Cannage! Probably the best new fragrance in ages.
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 6th January 2015

    Oh, it's Jon's birthday? So I need to sign in and wish, yes teardrop, the truest and ever attentive and thoughtful gentleman, a most wonderful birthday with plenty of culinary delights (which I have...
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    Re: Found a store with lots of vintage, need help

    Good choices!
    I have the 1000 Parfum in the same box. It is about as good as it gets. Heavenly!
    Parure EdT is a superb choice. In this box you can be sure it is not any of the slightly lesser forms...
  100. Re: How does Lyric woman stack up or are there better alternatives?

    I second what cacio said. The Lyric Woman I smelled at Dubai aiport this summer was terrible, almost nothing like the original.
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