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    Re: SOTD - Thursday 9th May 2013

    Tubereuse Couture

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    Re: SotD Thursday, 25 April 2013

    Hello everyone. Another sunny day in London... it's just so nice! The wisteria in my garden is shooting out buds. A bit late for we had a long cold winter, but I can't wait for the blooms.

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    Re: SOTD, Wednesday April 24th, 2013

    Happy birthday Teardrop and congratulations Kiliwia !

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    Great choice of fragrance, Evangeline! And I adore that photo!

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    SOTE: Lipstick Rose...
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    Re: SOTD, Wednesday April 24th, 2013

    Hello darlings! Another gloriously sunny day in London. I'll be busy for the next month as friends arrive from Hawaii today. Have a great day :)


    Portrait of a Lady
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    Re: SotD: Tuesday 23rd April, '13

    Lilybelle, it was either this or Ingrid and Roberto :)

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    That is good news, Kiliwia.

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    I agree with you, Twolf. It's a safe scent, I think. Office...
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    Re: SotD: Tuesday 23rd April, '13

    Roja Dove Scandal

    On this glorious spring day in London

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    Re: SOTD - Monday 22nd April 2013

    Good afternoon!

    I'm wearing Cartier Baiser Volé to start a busy week with friends visiting from Hawai'i. They'll be staying for a month. Will probably have less time to go online...

    Have a...
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 17th April 2013

    Hello lovelies! I feel as if I had plunged into a whirlpool the past week with friends from all over the globe popping in to say hi. Some of them I've not seen in over a decade! Friends from Hawaii...
  9. Re: Is it okay for a guy to wear a woman's scent - HONEST ANSWERS PLEASE!

    Why the hell not?
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    Re: SOTD - Wednesday April 3rd 2013

    Good morning smellies. Where has the sun disappeared to?! It was so lovely and warm yesterday...


    SOTD is Enchanted Forest from a sample. Loving it so far. Picture is Errol Flynn in tights...
  11. Re: Which perfumes make men melt when you walk past?

    I don't know about turning heads, but I was at a friend's house for dinner and was wearing Carnal Flower when an elderly gentleman (a former MP of the Conservative Party) put his nose in my hair and...
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    Re: A guy needs help

    Miss Charming is a great choice as well. You may find LV too serious but I think it all depends on taste. My daughter wore it when she was... 18.
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 2nd April 2013

    CdG Kyoto

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    Re: A guy needs help

    I have a daughter who was a teenager not so long ago (she's 20) and here are the fragrances that are/were popular amongst her friends.

    Viva La Juicy by Juicy Couture

    Flowerbomb by Viktor &...
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    Re: SOTD - Monday 1st April 2013

    Carnal Flower


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    Re: Sotd- Sunday, March 31st

    Magnolia Nobile



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    Re: SotD Saturday 30 March 2013

    Hello darlings.

    It is still cold in London but I saw some cherry blossoms in Chelsea this morning. Spring is here but it's taking a very long time to really get going. Today, I'm wearing L'Air...
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    SOTD, Friday 29 March 2013

    Good morning smelly friends <3
    Today, I am wearing my new scent: Baiser Vole extrait by Cartier. I <3 this! 19941
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    Re: SOTD - Thursday 28th March, 2013

    Good afternoon! I'm in Portrait of a Lady today... but then Baiser Vole came through the door... what to do?! POAL is so strong it just won't go away! Never mind. Baiser Vole could wait. I wonder...
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    Re: Today I bought - March 2013 edition

    Purchased so far in March

    Jasmin et Cigarette (2nd bottle)
    Un Jardin Sur le Nil
    Baiser Vole Extrait

    I adore them all <3
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday, March 27, 2013

    Happy Birthday Foustie :birthdays: 19882 I woke up from a weird dream but I can't remember what the dream was about. All I know is that it was strangely wonderful. SOTD is Songes .
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

    Jasmin et Cigarette today.... skanky but in a good way. 19843
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    Re: SOTD Monday, March 25, 2013

    Good afternoon. I've drained my sample of La Fille de Berlin today. Jammy roses... I think I'll give it a pass. The painting by Rothko represents pretty much how I feel about this fume -...
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    Re: Sotd friday 22 march 2013

    A BIG THANK YOU to everyone <3 :beer:
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    Sotd friday 22 march 2013

    GOOD MORNING! Happy anniversary to me :) My husband and I are celebrating our 2?th anniversary today. I'm in Lipstick Rose... might change to something else later... 19787
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    Re: SL La fille de Berlin

    I like this one a lot. It opens with a juicy, sweet rose with a hint of something metallic that quickly turns jammy but the dry down is gorgeously woody. It is nothing like Sa Majeste and I think it...
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 21st March 2013

    Wonderful news, Kiliwia!
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 21st March 2013

    Good morning people.

    A busy day ahead and I'm in Peche Cardinal. I smell yummy :) ...
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    SOTD Wednesday, 20th March 2013

    Can't believe I'm the first to arrive... what's going on, people? SOTD is Guerlain Shanghai. 19768
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    Re: SotD Tuesday, March 19, 2013

    (((Lucas))) So sorry for your loss.
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    Re: SotD Tuesday, March 19, 2013

    Thank you, tdem1961 :) You smell wonderful!
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    Re: SotD Tuesday, March 19, 2013

    Hello. Back from the desert of Arizona and so, so glad to be back in civilisation. I've missed you all. SOTD is Un Jardin Sur Le Nil. 19734
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    Sticky: Re: On Getting Free Samples from Companies Now

    That has also been my experience with them every time :)
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    Sticky: Re: On Getting Free Samples from Companies Now

    How odd, because I always get a response from them and they send me samples, even vials.
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    Re: Suggest a floral for a gourmand lover

    Iris Ganache
    Peche Cardinal
    Petit Fracas
    Gourmand Coquin
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 8th January 2013

    Good afternoon!

    Off to SoCal in an hour and wearing Carnal Flower for the journey. See you later!


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    Re: SOTD = Monday 7th January, 2013.

    Morning! Yes, another useless grey day, but at least we have our fragrances to keep our spirits up :)


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    Re: Help me find a scent for my girlfriend!

    Fracas might be a bit too much for some. Petit Fracas is a good option. It's a delicious chocolatey, fruity floral. I also second Truth or Dare as a more affordable alternative. I recommend Carnal...
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    Re: SotD Sunday, 6th January 2013

    Happy Birthday Jon Rodgers!


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    Re: Which MDCI?

    I love Peche Cardinal, but I think some men would find it too feminine. Enlevement au Serail is another very nice one that could be unisex. Notes are bergamot, mandarin orange, ylang-ylang, jasmine,...
  41. Re: Sniff 'n' Speak Saturday, January 5, 2013 *** ORIENTALS

    Quarry, I'm glad you're enjoying it! It is very good indeed. Have you tried the vintage parfum version?
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    Re: Today I bought ~ January 2013

    I bought Mirabella by DSH and Datura Noir by Serge Lutens a few days ago. DN arrived today and it's my SOTD. Mirabella will be waiting for me in SoCal.

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    How marvelous,...
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    Re: If You Could Only Own 10 Fragrances

    Caron Tabac Blond vintage extrait

    MDCI Parfums Peche Cardinal

    Serge Lutens Une Voix Noire

    Frederic Malle Portrait of a Lady

    Van Cleef & Arpels Gardenia Petale
  44. Re: Where Did Your Love of Fragrances Begin? A Journey Begins

    It was my mother's Jean Patou Joy. The scent immediately evokes memories of childhood. She also wore Zen, but less frequently. My serious interest in fragrance began in Bible class. After reading...
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    Re: What Are Your Perfume Plans For 2013?

    I make no plans. I do, however, want to get a bottle of Black Peony by Parfum Satori. It's only available in Japan, so will have to get it when I visit Tokyo next.

    If anything, I want to truly...
  46. Re: Sniff 'n' Speak Saturday, January 5, 2013 *** ORIENTALS

    I'm my favourite Oriental...lol

    Seriously, my all time favourite oriental is Opium. She and I have been in a relationship since 1980.

    My latest discovery is Black Peony by Parfum Satori...
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    Re: SotD: Saturday 5th Jan 2013

    Hello. Today, I'll be doing some last minute shopping before I leave for SoCal. Mostly boring stuff like tea.

    I'm wearing Datura Noir today... It is a summery scent, but as it is my latest...
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    Re: SOTD - Thursday 3rd January, 2013.

    Hello.

    Enjoy your day off, Teardrop :)
    Boxeuses
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    Birthday Gloves by Horst P. Horst
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    Re: What did you get for Christmas?

    A friend gave me a bottle of Johnnie Walker Blue Label... I don't drink whiskey though. Fragrance-wise, my husband gave me a bottle of Iris Ganache and my daugther got me perfume sample sets. I also...
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    Re: SotD: Wednesday 2nd January 2013.

    Good afternoon.


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    Re: Invitation to fragrance project

    Oh, I would love to participate as well. I also think it better to keep the names Italian.
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    Re: SotD: Tuesday 1st January 2013.

    Bonne année! Wishing you joy, love and many fragrant discoveries in 2013 <3

    SOTD is Péché Cardinal

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  53. SOTD, Monday, 31st December 2012, New Year's Eve

    Good morning, all.

    Today looks to be another busy day. Will be meeting up with friends in the evening to welcome 2013.

    SOTD is Tabac Blond extrait.

    Wishing you all a happy New Year's Eve!...
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    Re: Fragrance suggestions needed

    What notes do you like and/or dislike?
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    Re: SotD: Saturday 29th December 2012

    Good afternoon.

    (((Twolf))) I hope you get to rest soon.


    M. Micallef Gardenia

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    Re: SotD: Friday, 28th Dec., 2012

    Good afternoon. I've been away since Wednesday and so glad to be back in London! I can only take the country in small doses :)

    SOTD is Portrait of a Lady. Oh, how I've missed my perfume...
  57. Re: Peace on Earth -- SotD Christmas Day-- December 25, 2012

    Happy Christmas and peace, love and prosperity to all!

    Wearing my brand new Iris Ganache.

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    Re: SOTD Monday, 24th December 2012

    No, Gandhajala. I wanted to give my nose a rest so that I could enjoy Iris Ganache fully tomorrow ;-)
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    SOTD Monday, 24th December 2012

    Good morning!

    No scent today, but I thought I'd drop in to say Happy Christmas to all who celebrate.

    Have a great day!

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    Re: SotD Saturday, 22 December 2012

    Good afternoon! It's a wet and mild day here in London.

    I'm wearing Bvlgari Black for a day of organising the house for Christmas.

    Have a great weekend!

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  61. Re: Name a female celebrity fragrance better than Lady Gaga Fame.

    I have no idea as I don't pay serious attention to them, except Truth or Dare, which I happened upon at Heathrow Airport. I think it's rather well made.
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    Re: SotD Friday, 21 December 2012

    Hello. We're still here? :lolk:

    I'm in Tabac Blond extrait today and here's Marilyn.

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    Re: SoTD Thursday 20th December 2012

    Good morning!

    Welcome, BellaMartha :)

    SOTD is Gardenia Petale - something prim and pretty for a maddening day at work.

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    Re: SotD Wednesday, 19 December 2012

    Happy birthday, Fragranceman88!

    You all smell as wonderful as ever :)

    SOTD is Cuir de Russie. I haven't worn this in months. It's one of those scents that make you feel sophisticated and...
  65. Re: What's going to be your Christmas day SOTD?

    I'll be wearing Iris Ganache - Christmas present from my husband :)
  66. Re: Affordable floral-esque for 20something artist

    I second Jasmin et Cigarettes. A beautiful jasmine scent.

    I would also recommend Sa Majeste La Rose by Serge Lutens.
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday December 18, 2012

    Good afternoon.

    SOTD is FRACAS to add a touch of glamour to a busy work-day.

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    Re: SotD for Monday, December 17, 2012

    Hello, everyone. It's strangely mild for December today.

    Somehow gravitated towards the cool and abstract vibe of Tubereuse Criminelle this morning.

    Have a great week <3

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    Re: SOTD: Sunday 16th December 2012

    Good evening. SOTD & SOTE Peche Cardinal.
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    Re: Which scent gets the most compliments??

    I've gotten a lot of compliments from wearing Carnal Flower, Gardenia Petale and Peche Cardinal.
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    Seconding Sugandaraja's suggestions: Rubj and Pech Cardinal.

    I would also recommend Petit Fracas by Robert Piguet and Une Voix Noire by Serge Lutens. Petit Fracas opens with a fruity floral note...
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    Re: Blind buy for my G/F

    I'm with Twolf and Yello Cello. Never blind buy.
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday 15th December 2012

    Hello friends.

    Welcome back, fragranceman88 and glad you're feeling better.

    Wearing Un Lys for a day of domestic bliss... the decluttering of the wardrobes I call Operation Clear... fun!
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    Re: SotD Friday, 14 December 2012

    Thanks, Evangeline :) It's Dita Von Teese in Opiun Den.
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    Re: SotD Friday, 14 December 2012

    Happy Friday!

    It's miserable and wet outside but I'm feeling great in vintage Opium parfum.

    Have a great weekend, everyone!

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    Re: SOTD Thursday 13 December 2012

    Good day, everyone. Brrr, it's freezing out there but sunny for now.

    I'll be staying indoors most of the day, preparing shipments, etc., enveloped in the fumes of Portrait of a Lady.

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  77. Re: Help me find the fragrance suited for me!

    Hi Irismk.

    I used to wear Eternity a lot. I'm going to recommend some fragrances from what you've told me about yourself and not necessarily based on your love for vanilla and musk.
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    Re: SotD: Wednesday 12th December 2012

    Good afternoon. It's -2 outside. I'm staying home to catch up on cataloguing.

    SOTD is Micallef Gardenia. It reminds me of debutantes for some reason... very lady-like. So, today's image is...
  79. Re: New for 2013: Serge Lutens La Fille de Berlin

    Ooh, can't wait to try this one! The ad copy is as silly as ever, but Uncle Serge's creations are worth the attention, IMHO.
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 11 December 2012

    Good afternoon, friends.

    Everyone smells gorgeous as ever! <3

    I'm wearing Cartier XII from a sample, thanks to a generous friend.

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    Re: SOTD Monday 10 December 2012

    Good morning.

    In the mood for some sweet, fruity leather... Boxeuses.

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    Re: SotD: Sunday 9th December 2012

    How lovely, Jon.

    SOTD has been Une Voix Noire.

    Enjoy the rest of your Sunday, everyone!

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    Re: SOTD: Saturday 8th December 2012

    Testing vintage Mitsouko now. I could live with this one.

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    Re: SOTD: Saturday 8th December 2012

    Good morning, all. I've been up since the unholy hour of 5 on a freezing Saturday. Why don't antique dealers do business at midnight instead?

    Anyway, I'm re-testing Tipsy Social Blah Blah today....
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    Re: SOTD Friday 7th December 2012

    Hello everyone.

    It's cold and breezy outside and I'm wearing an extravagant amount of Gourmand Coquin :)

    Enjoy your holiday, iodine!

    Have a great weekend.

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    Re: SOTD Thursday 6th December, 2012.

    Good morning.

    So cold today. I'm in vintage L'Heure Bleue.

    Image: New York Street with Moon by Georgia O'Keeffe.

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    Re: SOTD Wednesday, December 5, 2012

    Hello all. Brrr! It's colder today in London.

    (((30R)))

    SOTD is Songes. I'm enveloped in fumes of lovely white flowers and vanilla <3

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    Re: Suggestions for my girlfriend...

    I used to wear Eternity... A LOT... back in the day.

    Try the following.

    Portrait of a Lady by Frederic Malle
    Good Girl Gone Bad by Kilian
    Flowerbomb by Viktor & Rolf
    Gardenia Petale by Van...
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    Re: Scent for 22 yo girl

    Hi karlochacon,

    It all depends on what she likes, but my daugther is 20 and here are what she wears on a regular basis.

    Lady Vengeance and Citizen Queen by Juliette Has a Gun
    Voleur de Roses...
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    SOTD Tuesday, 4 December 2012

    Good morning.

    Another busy day ahead. Wearing Jasmin et Cigarette and feeling just a little bit wicked ;-)

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    Re: SOTD: Monday 3rd December 2012

    Good morning!

    Kind of mild but wet outside here in London. I'm wearing my latest purchase, Petit Fracas. It's a fruity floral with a hint of cacao and the dry down is a smooth chocolately floral....
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    Re: Quite funny!

    lol, double lol

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    How marvelous and I'm so happy for you, fragranceman88! Enjoy <3
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    Re: Today I Bought - December 2012

    I picked up a bottle of Petit Fracas today :) I saw an ad in the local Gumtree, emailed the lady and we made the exchange this afternoon. She sold it to me at a fraction of the RRP. It was unopened...
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    Re: SotD: Sunday 2nd December 2012

    Good afternoon.

    Congrats to Lucas!

    Happy birthday, Mimi!

    Brrrr, it's cold today. I'm wearing Bvlgari Black.

    These boots are made for walkin'
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    Re: SOTD Saturday, December 1, 2012

    Good afternoon. What? Am I the second one to check in? How odd!

    SOTD is Boxeuses.

    Have a great weekend!

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    Re: Today I bought - November 2012

    Iris Ganache... Okay, I didn't exactly buy one. My daughter let it slip yesterday that her papa has gotten a bottle for me for Christmas! This was after making frantic calls to department stores all...
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    Re: Most worn in November 2012

    Portrait of a Lady
    Une Voix Noire
    Boxeuses
    Tabac Blond extrait
  98. Re: Which Fragrance Would You Like Santa To Bring You?

    Well, I stated that I wanted Doblis, but in truth, I wanted Iris Ganache. After making frantic phone calls to department stores across the UK and the US, I was annoyed to find that no one carried it...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday 30th November 2012

    Hello all.

    Out of sync as ever in Portrait of a Lady.

    Have a great weekend :)

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    Re: SOTD: Thursday 29th November 2012

    Oh, what devastating news. I am so sorry.
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