Search:

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

Page 1 of 2 1 2

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,041

    Re: Un bois Vanille, Gris Clair

    I'd like to recommend Black Flower Mexican Vanilla by Dame Perfumery (available online)
    I'm not affiliated in any way with Dame Perfumery - I'm simply a fan of their work.
    BFMV is a gorgeous woody...
  2. Re: Layering: advice, ideas, common note combinations?

    I am an avid "perfume combination" wearer......I don't layer scents. This means I will wear two perfumes at the same time, but I wear them NEXT to each other --- not overlapping/layering.
    I do this...
  3. Replies
    45
    Views
    1,997

    Re: S.O.T.D. — Friday, 24 October, 2014.

    Late in the day - late to the party.

    I have been wearing Sideris by Maria Candida Gentile.
    Sideris is a very evocative fragrance -- it is a beautiful, sheer incense.
    "Sideris was born during a...
  4. Replies
    51
    Views
    2,053

    Re: S.O.T.D. — Wednesday, 22 October, 2014.

    Greetings. :-)
    I chose a "Wallpaper" scent for a busy day at work. You know ---- unobtrusive, pleasant, and yet still attractive.

    Cerruti Image Woman It will do nicely. <3
  5. Replies
    41
    Views
    1,508

    Re: SOTD Tuesday 21th October 2014

    Outside the glorious Autumn weather has changed from warm golden to cold and grey.
    I chose to wear something that reminds me of a golden Autumn afternoon: Sonoma Scent Studios Champagne de Bois
  6. Replies
    38
    Views
    1,119

    Re: SOTD Monday 20th October 2014

    So many things to mention....

    Twolf -- Oh....I'd love to help out other BN members! Buy perfume? yes, ma'am!
    ----- and I adore your description of L'Agent as Shalimar Light Incensee du Bois. I...
  7. Replies
    30
    Views
    1,121

    Re: Tell me the notes that just don't work for you

    I have found that a talented perfumer can make any note beautiful and/or wearable.

    Each of us has our personal preferences and our scent perception is vastly different. There are notes in some...
  8. Replies
    43
    Views
    2,278

    Re: S.O.T.D. — Wednesday, 15 October, 2014.

    Happy Birthday, Roberto.

    I chose to wear Guerlain's My Insolence

    It doesn't get bunches of love, but I happen to adore it. Powdery. Musky. Sweet.
    I've received a couple of compliments already...
  9. Replies
    34
    Views
    1,311

    Re: SotD: Sunday 12th October 2014

    Today I am wearing Serge Lutens Rousse.
    On this cool October morning, Rousse is simply perfect as it brings to mind some lovely warm cinnamon tea with a splash of milk.
  10. Replies
    38
    Views
    1,954

    Re: S.O.T.D. — Thursday, 9 October, 2014.

    Today I am wearing Guerlain Samsara.

    The Samsara I am wearing actually came from the decant of the most recent Chandler Burr's Untitled Series -- S02E05.
    When I first spritzed S02E05 I knew I had...
  11. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,717

    Re: Chandler Burr's Untitled Series S02E05

    I know....that surprised me, also.
    I found this information on Boisdejasmin.com in a 5-star review of Samsara:

    "...While Gérard Anthony was Samsara’s co-author, a fact that Guerlain does not...
  12. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,717

    Re: Chandler Burr's Untitled Series S02E05

    I hear you. I stumbled across Basenotes many years ago and it was one of the most enlightening, exciting discoveries I've had in ages. Finding there were other "Perfume obsessed" folks in the world...
  13. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,717

    Re: Chandler Burr's Untitled Series S02E05

    Gracious! I think you are correct....
    I just knew I had smelled S02E05 sometime, somewhere. I am a huge fan of Guerlain and own many of their classic fragrances.
    Still - I'm enjoying wearing this...
  14. Replies
    51
    Views
    2,683

    Re: S.O.T.D. — Tuesday, 7 October, 2014.

    I'm enjoying it very much.
    It is very different than the last two "Untitled Series" which many of us discussed on the General Fragrance Discussion forum.
    Even though I learned to appreciate, even...
  15. Replies
    51
    Views
    2,683

    Re: S.O.T.D. — Tuesday, 7 October, 2014.

    I'm wearing S02E05 --- the latest in the Untitled Series - the series offered/curated by Chandler Burr [offered on Luckyscent]

    Whatever this is.....it is gorgeous and I'm enjoying the experience...
  16. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,717

    Chandler Burr's Untitled Series S02E05

    Hello Fragrant folk.

    Has anyone continued to follow the Untitled Series? I have enjoyed the experience very much. It is very intriguing to me to wear a perfume and enjoy the experience as an...
  17. Replies
    67
    Views
    3,845

    Re: Chandler Burr's Untitled S02E03

    Elf - Thanks for the idea. That library building is amazing! Very angular and spare. It could serve as "companion architecture" to S02E03 - (now known as Drakkar Essence)

    I should be wearing...
  18. Replies
    67
    Views
    3,845

    Re: Chandler Burr's Untitled S02E03

    Mr. Burr --
    This is the mystery of the thing .... In my mind, I'm doing just what you want me to do. I am experiencing the Untitled ones as a whole, but how I make sense of what I am "seeing" is to...
  19. Replies
    67
    Views
    3,845

    Re: Chandler Burr's Untitled S02E03

    [QUOTE=chandlerburr;3222505]
    Lorien, you're breaking my heart. I know it's tempting—and very fun—to “parse notes,” to deconstruct, to break down, to ID each piece. But, Lorien, you can't know how...
  20. Replies
    67
    Views
    3,845

    Re: Chandler Burr's Untitled S02E03

    The more I wear S02E03 the more I am drawn to it and I can't say why. I'm quite surprised at this development. There is definitely a load of Calone in this number, and usually I am repulsed by it....
  21. Replies
    67
    Views
    3,845

    Re: Chandler Burr's Untitled S02E03

    I enjoy Mr. Burr's project very much. I think it is illuminating and exciting to experience perfumes strictly on the basis of their smell. I have sniffed and sniffed, much more than I have done ever...
  22. Re: Lalique Flora Bella - brown juice and blue juice ?

    Hmmmm.

    I've had a bottle of Flora Bella for about 6 years and it is still the pretty light blue it was when I purchased it.
  23. Replies
    33
    Views
    3,817

    Re: Patchouli lovers?

    I strongly agree that Chanel Coromandel is a fabulous patchouli-centered fragrance. Coromandel is elegant and smooth and oh-so-beautiful.

    I admit to being very fond of smooth/rich Patchouli...
  24. Replies
    33
    Views
    9,745

    Re: alternatives to Chanel No.5

    I'm going in a different direction.....> Perfumes from 'other' houses that have a similar No. 5 vibe. (my opinion, yours may be different) :)

    Mariella Burani (original - with the red/orange flower...
  25. Re: What is You Favorite Fragrance From The House of Guerlain?

    I adore Guerlain fragrances. I am lucky enough to have acquired formulations of L'Heure Bleue edp and Mitsouko edp/parfum that smell wonderful to me. I have some vintage-ish Samsara, Vol de Nuit, and...
  26. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,579

    Re: Thoughts on Courtesan by Worth

    I posted the following review over on MUA:
    It happens that I adore Courtesan. It is a beautiful yet subtle fragrance. There is something vaguely familiar about it, not that it smells like a...
  27. Replies
    669
    Views
    164,792

    Re: Ladies, please help me choose ONE fragrance(male)

    My choice is easy: Carolina Herrera 212 Men. Wonderful fragrance. Attractive, versatile and not very common. Good all around.

    Abercrombie&Fitch - IMO is generic, nothing special. Many folks like...
  28. Replies
    60
    Views
    4,166

    Re: Anyone familiar with Moubousin?

    Oh, I adore Mauboussin ! (original)
    I wear it often in the cooler weather of autumn and winter. If Mauboussin were a fabric, I would describe it as a rich burgundy velvet.
    I love Mauboussin because...
  29. Replies
    19
    Views
    2,011

    Re: Help me find a new fall fragrance

    2nd the recommendations from jacona.....I adore these.
    In addition, I recommend:
    Royal Secret II - creamy, powdery melange of fruits/flowers with cinnamon and vanilla
    J.P. Gaultier Gaultier edp...
  30. Replies
    125
    Views
    17,809

    Re: Coco Noir de Chanel

    I am a 'Chanel girl' --- and I simply Could.Not.Resist.
    (Yes, I am also a Lemming.....)
    I loved the drama being fueled by Chanel with the secrecy and the offer for free Overnight Shipping -- I...
  31. Re: RAVE (No Rants!): Come on and gush about your latest perfume crush.

    I've indulged in a few purchases this summer that seemed perfect for the coming cooler weather this Autumn. I could not resist spraying and wearing them, and I have found that these "cool weather"...
  32. Replies
    26
    Views
    3,853

    Re: 'Vanilla' Perfume for my Wife?

    There are so many wonderful vanillas -- simple to complex, inexpensive to very costly. It is possible to own many different fragrances that are predominately vanilla and have them smell very...
  33. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,697

    Re: Olympic Orchids - Rainforest

    I'm not sure I can actually add anything meaningful to your description, but I wanted to agree that there is definitely a "comfortable" feeling to Rainforest that is "spa-like".

    I have ordered...
  34. Re: Visa by Robert Piguet AND Peach frustrations,thoughts

    I've been following this thread....because I adore the scent of peaches.
    I have and love Mitsouko and Peau de Peche.

    I am also VERY suggestible, as are many of us here, right??.....I bought a...
  35. Re: Which perfume from the house of Annick Goutal should I try?

    Agree with the recommendation of Mandragore. It is a wonderful herby, dry fragrance that is quirky yet beautiful. To my nose it is very unisex. I have the EDT and the EDP. Both formulations smell...
  36. Replies
    21
    Views
    3,728

    Re: Sandalwood scents

    My suggestions may seem strange, but they are stunningly beautiful sandalwood fragrances on my skin:
    Bal a Versailles by Jean Desprez
    Jasmin Imperatrice Eugenie by Creed
    Sandalo e The by Bois 1920
  37. Replies
    21
    Views
    3,728

    Re: Sandalwood scents

    My suggestions may seem strange, but they are stunningly beautiful sandalwood fragrances on my skin:
    Bal a Versailles by Jean Desprez
    Jasmin Imperatrice Eugenie
  38. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,881

    Re: Transparent, sheer, indole-free jasmine...

    I would describe Etat Libre d'Orange Jasmin et Cigarettes as a fresh, non-indolic jasmine. The unsmoked tobacco note comes across as very vegetal and herb-like to my nose. The jasmine is bright and...
  39. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,265

    Re: Recommendations for a boozy rose scent

    A boozy Rose
    Have you tried KORS by Michael Kors? To my nose, it is a lovely scent redolent of 'Wine and Roses'

    Also Anglomania by V. Westwood.
    designed by Dominique Ropion. The composition...
  40. Replies
    4
    Views
    1,988

    Re: Pen's Artemisia and Lalique le parfum?

    Here is a wonderful review about Lalique Le Parfum. I agree with the comments very much; and I ADORE Le Parfum

    Good Luck!
    http://ismellthereforeiam.blogspot.com/search/label/Lalique%20Le%20Parfum
  41. Bourbon French Parfums - Any favorites from this House?

    I've searched the forum and have not been able to find any recent information about parfums and eau de toilettes from Bourbon French Parfums.

    Do you have any favorites?
    Would you please give a...
  42. Re: Another Gem Found While Walking On The Sandy Beach of Life.

    Thanks very much for the description.
    I always feel better about understanding a fragrance I have not smelled myself if I can set it in a compare/contrast situation with other fragrances.
    My...
  43. Re: Another Gem Found While Walking On The Sandy Beach of Life.

    I like the original Mariella Burani in all it's powdery goodness, and similarity to Chanel 5 (But Better!).

    Please tell ---> how would you describe Messages??
    Looking at notes only ever gives...
  44. Re: Which rose-dominant scents have good longevity?

    I second the recommendation of the rose scents made by Sonoma Scent Studio. Both Velvet Rose and Vintage Rose are utterly gorgeous, and are very long-lasting on my skin. I think that Laurie Erickson,...
  45. Replies
    5
    Views
    2,841

    Re: Aperçu by Houbigant on E-bay

    Hello FrouFrou - I would be most inclined to believe that your luck on EBay is Good! From what I've read and heard, it would seem that there is a market for "faked" fragrances mostly among highly...
  46. Replies
    55
    Views
    3,859

    Re: S o t D - Friday, June 11, 2010

    I'm wearing Léonard by Léonard today.

    I FINALLY found the perfect green/floral chypre scent for me --- and I've tried many that I've liked very much, but for some reason didn't love. Ya know?
    ...
  47. Replies
    34
    Views
    1,871

    Re: Best blind/unsniffed purchases?

    Since I live in a fairly out-of-the way place in the Western US, I don't have many available shopping choices. Therefore, most of my perfume collection has been carefully researched blind buys. ...
  48. Replies
    5
    Views
    2,042

    Re: Organza de Givenchy

    Sorry - I don't know LouLou. It received many good reviews, and it is on my list of wanted fragrances.

    I ADORE Organza, and have felt this way about it for many, many years. I have at least two...
  49. Need help finding a frag from the 1950/60's

    A friend of mine asked me to try to help her discover the perfume her mother wore in the late 1950's and through the 60's. She is hoping to be able to find a bottle to buy as a memento, since her...
  50. Replies
    24
    Views
    1,644

    Re: Male reviews of female fragrances

    I enjoy reading fragrance reviews regardless of the gender of the reviewer. Reviews that are extremely useful to me deal with the specific likes/dislikes of the reviewer if they tell me WHY. I like...
  51. Re: Which of these 2 unisex is best for a woman?

    I suppose it depends on the woman wearing the scent, right?

    Both Real Patchouly and Sushi Imperiale are wonderful fragrances.
    I have only small 8ml bottles given to me by a friend who owns the...
  52. Replies
    37
    Views
    7,675

    Re: Long Lost Perfumes?

    Hi-
    From what I understand, Jeffrey Dame/Irma Shorell of Long Lost Perfumes have acquired the rights and recipes for several discontinued fragrances. I've got Venezia and Anarchy (their recipe for...
  53. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,654

    Re: Chanel 19 edp - layering suggestions

    Hi-
    I admit that I'm very happy with Chanel 19 just the way it is. Love it.

    Kewart (a fellow BN member) mentioned that she wears Chanel 19 over a Lemongrass & Sage lotion. I tried that...
  54. Replies
    82
    Views
    6,829

    Re: Sonoma Scent Studio

    I have sampled most of the offerings at Sonoma Scent Studio and think that ALL of them are full-bottle-worthy. SSS excells with wonderful customer service and thoughtful communication. Laurie is a...
  55. Thread: Caron

    by Lorien
    Replies
    6
    Views
    515

    Re: Caron

    Hi-
    A couple of opinions:

    Pour une Femme - lovely rose-based traditional Caron. I like it very much and have worn it regularly.

    Lady Caron - I like this fragrance and own a bottle which was a...
  56. Replies
    40
    Views
    1,517

    Re: Looking for a sophisticated honey

    I am a dedicated honey-fragrance fan.

    Botrytis by Ginestet is a gorgeous honey base surrounded by soft florals and spices. Love it!

    Scherrer II by Jean Louis Scherrer is more floral than...
  57. Replies
    1
    Views
    853

    White Linen + Kyoto = Chanel 22???

    I know it sounds like a weird possibility, but there is something in this combination that 'clicks' in my scent memories.

    This was an accidental comparison -- I was wearing Kyoto and was moving...
  58. Replies
    74
    Views
    1,943

    Re: SotD Tuesday 14 April

    I'm a scent twin with Kewart today!

    Was going to wear Givenchy's Organza Indecence - I love the warmth of the woods in this fragrance, but as I reached for the bottle, I decided that on this...
  59. Replies
    68
    Views
    1,461

    Re: SotD 10 April - Good Friday

    Greetings all...

    My city in Idaho is hosting the National Circuit Finals Rodeo this weekend.
    I'm not necessarily a dedicated Rodeo fan (actually more of a Rodeo Drive if I could...:) )
    We're...
  60. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,831

    Re: Brighton Perfumes

    Hi-
    I have one of the Brighton eau de parfums. "Love" is the name. I recall that I liked all of the scents, but "Love" is the one I prefer.

    Fragrance notes: A lush, romantic pale pink fragrance...
  61. Replies
    77
    Views
    1,429

    Re: SotD Thursday 9 April

    Wearing a lovely mix today........

    YSL Cinema edp worn over Perlier White Almond Lotion
  62. Re: something that smells like Sensuous but lasts more than 5 min?

    Even though it's been discontinued (rats!!)... Dolce Vita by Christian Dior
    you can still find it at many of the online perfume sites.

    It is a lovely combination of soft florals on a...
  63. Replies
    69
    Views
    1,517

    Re: SotD Wednesday 8 April

    Greetings fragrant Friends.

    On this lovely April morning I am wearing a lovely creation by Laurie Erickson of Sonoma Scent Studio..

    Jour Ensoleille' (Sunny Day)
    The name is descriptive and...
  64. Replies
    135
    Views
    4,281

    Re: Today I bought (April 2009 Purchases!)

    Tabac Aurea by Sonoma Scent Studios

    here is a nicely written review by Nathan Branch
    http://www.nathanbranch.com/2009/04/sonoma-scent-studio-taba

    he states that this fragrance is..."...
  65. Replies
    72
    Views
    1,909

    Re: SOTD: 7th April 2009

    Greetings and best wishes to everyone....
    those celebrating....
    and sadly........those who have trials to overcome. -- Friends can help in both situations - we're here for you!


    Today I'm...
  66. Replies
    68
    Views
    1,492

    Re: SotD Monday 6 April

    Hello !

    I LOVE reading this thread each day. As I read what everyone is wearing, I swear I can get lovely little whiffs of scent............yes, I am a bit daft. :)

    Today I'm wearing Anglomania...
  67. Replies
    77
    Views
    1,311

    Re: SotD Friday 3 April

    Greetings.

    I'm wearing a fun TJMaxx find.
    Delicious Chocolat by Gale Hayman - made by Five Star Fragrances (who also make my favorite luscious Royal Secret II)

    Delicious Chocolat reminds me...
  68. Replies
    19
    Views
    1,344

    Re: Olfactory sunshine

    If the scent of perfume can have a color and a feel, then Sublime by Jean Patou is Warm and Golden. Sublime is like Sunshine :)

    Christian Dior Dolce Vita is like a walk in the woods with bright...
  69. Replies
    74
    Views
    1,618

    Re: SotD Thursday 2 April

    It's April 2.........and currently we are in the midst of a heavy snowfall. What's up with That? Oh well, it's Spring!

    Needing something soft but tenacious....a fragrance that is no push-over, but...
  70. Replies
    74
    Views
    1,227

    Re: S o t D - Wednesday, 01 April 09

    April 1 - Fool's Day

    I decided to wear to work......Bal a Versailles (vintage)....and not worry about the consequences :)

    Ahhhh Spring. I can hardly wait.
    Happy Sniffing everyone.
  71. Replies
    66
    Views
    2,234

    Re: SotD Friday 20 March - Vernal Equinox

    Wanting to feel refined and elegant today -

    Casual Friday + Chanel Beige = classy comfort !! :)
  72. Replies
    65
    Views
    1,285

    Re: SotD Wednesday 18 March

    I'm sure all of us here are sending positive energy to Orion......can you feel it?
    Combined with the energy of Spring - it is a Force to Be Reckoned With!! :)

    I'm definitely in the mood for...
  73. Replies
    72
    Views
    1,588

    Re: SotD Tuesday 17 March

    Wearing K de Krizia

    It is a sweet, sophisticated chypre. It smells "light green" to me :)
    The nose behind this fragrance is Maurice Roucel

    Top notes- aldehydes, peach, hiacynth, neroli and...
  74. Replies
    70
    Views
    2,368

    Re: SotD Monday 16 March

    Greetings!

    Today I'm wearing (from a decant) Voleur de Ciels by Stephanie de Saint Aignan

    The notes include mint bouquet, Jasmin, gasoline, milky notes, leather

    After I applied a generous...
  75. Replies
    68
    Views
    1,365

    Re: SotD Friday 13 March

    I'm wearing the beautiful Ferre' by GianFranco Ferre'.


    This is the one in the rectangular clear bottle with the name "Ferre" written across the front. I find the names of the fragrances by this...
  76. Replies
    57
    Views
    1,149

    Re: SotD Thursday 12 March

    Today I'm wearing my new purchase....

    Badgley Mischka (original)

    Top notes: Red Berries, Peach, Cassis;
    middle notes: Osmanthus, Peony, Jasmine;
    base notes: Sueded Musks, Sandalwood,...
  77. Replies
    66
    Views
    1,190

    Re: SotD Wednesday 11 March

    Here, it is a bright, sunshiny day........but quite cold, nonetheless.
    There is a slight hint of Spring in the air.

    Today I'm wearing the lovely Iris Ganache by Guerlain
    .....soft clouds of...
  78. Replies
    70
    Views
    1,689

    Re: SotD Tuesday 3 March

    L'Instant Magic

    Even though some of the more recent releases from Guerlain don't seem to inspire much adoration from the Perfumistas, I happen to enjoy several of them......and L'Instant Magic is...
  79. Replies
    74
    Views
    1,486

    Re: SotD Thursday 26 February

    I know that many folks who post here also post on the PerfumeofLife forum, as I do.....it's fun to be a member of both.

    Today I'm wearing the wonderfully smoky/incense Encens Flamboyant by Annick...
  80. Replies
    8
    Views
    4,959

    Re: Good dupes, copies and more smell alikes

    Hi Irina -
    I forgot to mention that I have obtained some very nice fragrance oils from some online suppliers - and it is possible that the likes of B&I and Earthen Treasures get their basic supplies...
  81. Replies
    69
    Views
    1,221

    Re: SotD Monday 23 February

    Les Nereides Patchouli Antique.
    On the days I wear this it is my favorite patchouli, but when I wear Bois 1920 Real Patchouli, then THAT is my favorite patchouli. Love pathouli ! Except on days...
  82. Replies
    8
    Views
    4,959

    Re: Good dupes, copies and more smell alikes

    You might be looking for the types of products made by various etailers who make scented lotions, soaps, and eau de parfums.
    I have been happy with:

    Bathed and Infused (bathedandinfused.com)
    ...
  83. Replies
    53
    Views
    2,331

    Re: Fruity Florals, or: Are You A Snob?

    I'm comfortable wearing all sorts of fragrances - I love my "designer dupes" and "fruity/foody gourmands" from various online etailers right along with my Chanels, Serge Lutens, Malles and Miller...
  84. Thread: New love

    by Lorien
    Replies
    11
    Views
    619

    Re: New love

    Another vote for Sonoma Scent Studio.
    Laurie Erickson, the perfumer, is very good with her scents that incorporate luscious woods in a variety of formulations.
    Fireside and Fireside Intense are...
  85. Replies
    63
    Views
    1,273

    Re: SotD Sunday 30 November

    I love to peruse the SotD thread - it's nice to be reminded of some favorite fragrances that folks are wearing.

    Here in the high mountains, it is a rather gray, gloomy day, so something "sunshiny"...
  86. Replies
    68
    Views
    1,161

    Re: SotD Friday 28th November

    Therese wrote "Attrape-Coeur makes my spirit soar. This much beauty in the world, and, unlike a Matisse, this is a beauty I can own!"

    My friends and family are supportive of my perfume obsession -...
  87. Replies
    125
    Views
    10,773

    Re: Spotted at TJMaxx

    Responding to "soirdelune" ...

    Re: Cuir de Lancome at TJMaxx??? Get thee back there! (Well, at least I'd run back.....[grin])

    I bought a bottle of CdL recently and am quite smitten with it. It...
  88. Replies
    77
    Views
    1,611

    Re: SotD Wednesday 19 November

    Good morning

    I was again feeling chilly this morning (not unusual for November...) and wanted to change from the spicey and ambery fragrances I've been wearing all week.

    I chose Prada by Prada...
  89. Replies
    16
    Views
    5,170

    Re: Nuit de Noël - Caron

    Hi- I wrote this several months ago on the PerfumeofLife forum:

    I LOVE Nuit de Noel - I have it in edp and parfum. To me, this scent is simultaneously comforting and rich, cozy and exotic, warm...
  90. Replies
    37
    Views
    35,731

    Re: Grapefruit fragrance

    Someone here pointed me in the direction of Grain de Folie by Gres. It doesn't have grapefruit listed in the notes, but strangely, as sometimes happens with scent, I swear the combination of...
  91. Replies
    9
    Views
    647

    Re: Can we discuss the Molinards?

    Hi Kewart
    It's "Smedley" from POL !

    Not surprisingly, because we share similar tastes in fragrances, I thoroughly enjoy my Molinards.
    I have, and enjoy, Molinard de Molinard, Habanita, Nirmala,...
  92. Replies
    83
    Views
    1,471

    Re: SOTD Wednesday 8th October, 2008.

    Tom Ford Tobacco Vanille
    a sweet, exquisite clove-y pipe tobacco combined w/ a warm, soft vanilla
    rich, deep, sensual
  93. Replies
    70
    Views
    1,952

    Re: SotD Monday 29 Sept -08

    Good Morning!

    It's VERY interesting how many of us chose an "iris" scent for today. Is that some kind of Perfume Karma operating here?

    Today, I'm wearing the very "wrongly" named Sticky Cake by...
  94. Re: "Fragrant but unfit" - what activities have you ditched since discovering perfume

    oh...where to begin.....

    Since becoming a perfume junkie...I have almost abandoned the other 'Net sites I used to haunt - mostly about reading/literature - because I spend my time reading on...
  95. Replies
    38
    Views
    1,642

    Re: Unsniffed Miraculous great finds

    I know, I know......DON"T buy unsniffed fragrances!! However --- that's how I've found most of my collection. I'm probably unusual, but I search for reviews from folks who seem to have similar tastes...
  96. Thread: Mitsouko

    by Lorien
    Replies
    29
    Views
    1,231

    Re: Mitsouko

    Mitsouko = mature? No, I would say that Mitsouko = complex. If someone enjoys a fragrance that is not easy to categorize, then I say go for it. I happen to love Mitsouko, but I admit that I wear it...
  97. Replies
    66
    Views
    1,802

    Re: SOTD Tuesday 16th September, 2008.

    This must be the most deceptively named fragrance I have come upon.
    Sticky Cake (from Series 7) by Comme de Garcons
    Top Notes Almonds, Honey, Pistachio, Dates
    Middle Notes Iris, Milk & Brown...
  98. Replies
    40
    Views
    924

    Re: SotD Sunday 14 Sept -08

    I, too, love the international and multi-cultural make-up of this Board. It is so enlightening to read other folks' perspective of fragrances and life in general. It's also wonderful to find other...
  99. Replies
    59
    Views
    1,342

    Re: SotD Saturday 13 September 08

    Testing a sample of Wood Coffee by Comme de Garcons (of course, with my luck, it is a discontinued scent). However, if I like it enough, I'm sure I could find a bottle somewhere, yes?

    To me, my...
  100. Replies
    72
    Views
    1,903

    Re: SotD Friday 12 Sept-08

    You seem like such nice folks, the comaraderie here is wonderful! I hope to get to "know" all of you.....

    Today, my choice is Cristobal by Balenciaga

    I can always count on Cristobal being good...
Results 1 to 100 of 116
Page 1 of 2 1 2



Loving perfume on the Internet since 2000