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    Re: Sotd Sunday 10 June

    Working this Sunday but have a late start, so I am just about to pedal downtown wearing Kenzo Flower.
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    Re: TGIF! SotD Friday 8 June

    Good morning!

    Same tendency as last year: summer comes and I start craving floirental and gormand :confused:

    Kenzo Flower le parfum

    Wish you all a lovely weekend!
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    Re: SotD Wednesday 6 June

    Hello, nice to see you all!

    Warm lazy day here on the swedish west coast and I can't think of wearing anything but A.A. Herba Fresca.
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    Re: SotD Saturday 31 March

    Spending this day in Le Parfum de Thérèse.

    Happy 13th anniversary to Tigress and Tiger!

    Great weekend to all of you!
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    Re: SotD Thursday 29 March

    Hi all!

    L'Ombre dans l'eau has been my smelly companion for these last few days of nordic spring, and is today as well. Especially lovely when carried by the wind :) I have missed wearing it, but...
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 24th Feburary

    Hello all! I am wearing Jour de Fête.

    The last few weeks I have been altering between just a few scents, and they are all Giacobetti creations. The returned winter has me searching out the...
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    Re: Coco or Coco Mademoiselle?

    I agree. I know Mademoiselle is supposed to be a "modern" interpretation, but I have a har time finding the similarities between them. i think they are both beautiful. I wear Mademoiselle easier...
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    Re: SotD Tuesday 13 February

    Premièr Figuier Extreme on me for the last few days
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    Re: SotD Wednesday 7 February

    Good morning all! :)

    Angel for me. Beautiful day here!
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    Re: SotD Monday 22 January

    Morning(ish)!

    I wish I had a perfect rose/chypre to put on, this cold but beautiful Monday. If I had a drop of Agent Provocateur, that's what I would wear. But anyway, I think I'll go for Feminité...
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    Re: Do you take notes when you test?

    Love your system, Silvergirl! I do occasionally take notes, in a very disorganized notepad, but haven't updated it in a long time.
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    Re: SotD Sunday 14 January

    Unfortunately I was still not in the mood for any of the Lutens-scents I could choose between, so I am wearing Premièr Figuier

    Have a relaxing Sunday!
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    Re: "Tangy" scents

    Hi Tink! :) could you, or anyone, describe what makes a scent "tangy"? I have been wondering about this adjective before, and seen it in many perfume reviews. Consulted two different english-swedish...
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    Re: SotD Saturday 13 January

    Good morning! Heading off to work (trying not to blow away!) wearing Hermès Hiris.
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    SotD Saturday 6 January

    Good morning!
    I decided to dedicate this Sniff'n Speak Saturday to Guerlain - Vol de Nuit. (Many thanks to Allie for making that possible! :) )

    Have a great Saturday, and please share your...
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    Re: TGIF!!! SotD Friday 5 January

    Wearing Hiris today, and still haven't made my mind up about what oriental to pick for tomorrow. I am not sure what aproach to choose; "explore" or "celebrate"....perhaps "maximize". We'll see. What...
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    Re: SotD Thursday 4 January

    Don't worry, my dear! :kiss: I have just been very very lazy with posting lately ( :o ) but I will soon be back in game! Hopefully I will have time to post for the sniff'nspeak tomorrow :) Looking...
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    Re: TGIF!!! SotD Friday 29 December

    Good evening! Lazy friday night home, and I wore Stella today and the last few days. Wish you a lovely weekend!
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    Re: SotD Sunday 17 December

    Shalimar perfume here.
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    Re: Group project ?

    The next one should be Saturday January 6, year 2007, and according to Quarry's scedule it's an oriental this time. This covers quite a broad range, and could indeed include both spicy, ambery and...
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    Re: SotD Saturday 16 December

    How nice! First is one that I have wanted to try for some time, but I keep forgetting about it.

    The last (and one of the very few) time(s) I got a "You smell lovely" from a stranger my friend had...
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    Re: TGIF!!! SotD Friday 15 December

    Chanel - Bois des Îles, thanks to tinker!
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    Re: Teaser # 86.

    Kenzo - Ca sent beau?
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    I have a late start, but I think I will wear Angel.
    Should be suitable for Lucia-day :)
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    Re: SotD Monday 11 December

    Spent this last couple of days in Diorella. Makes me wish it was spring.
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    Re: SotD Saturday 9 December

    Good morning!

    Hiris for me (at the moment it is layered with nail polish. Interesting combination..)

    Great weekend to all!
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    Re: TGIF!!! SotD Friday 8 December

    Good evening!

    Flying around at work, but enjoying the marvelous drydown of Caron - N'aimez que moi
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    Re: Angel can just go to hell!

    Personally I apreciate the little hidden hellish element in this otherwise heavenly liquid. And I am not bothered by the popularity; I think it's quite fun with a scent that has so many fans and such...
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    Re: Playdough note?!

    Yes, I get it from Kenzo Flower, especially in the drydown, and I love it. I am thinking of the salty kind you make yourself, and not "Play-doh". I get it from L'Heure Bleu too.
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    Re: SotD Wednesday 6 December

    Happy indie-day to our neighbours in the east!I wore Daim Blond to work.
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    Re: SotD Tuesday 5 December

    Spent this day in Ungaro - Desnuda :)
  32. Re: Can you just think about a frag, and actually smell it?

    I try to do this often, and sometimes it works, other times it's impossible. But like previous posters, it happens more often "out of the blue", when the thoughts are out of focus. Scent memories...
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    Re: Do Blondes have more fun?

    Fair-skinned brunette here who think I wear Daim Blond well if I may say so. I just recently fell for it, and I like it a lot.

    But yes, the name must refer to "light suede", and not blondines,...
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    Re: SotD Monday 4 December

    Guerlain - L'Heure Bleu

    Happy monday! :rolleyes:
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    Re: SotD Saturday 2 December

    And for the evening I am changing to Jasmine Full (another sample from a sweet basenoter :)) Yay, now I can also do the comparison with Á la nuit.
  36. Re: R e m i n d e r ::: Saturday is our next Sniff-n-Speak

    I didn't think I'd find a gourmand scent that suited my moods today, but then I came to think of my sample of Keiko Mecheri - Gourmandises, and this seemed like the perfect choice. So, at the moment...
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    SotD Saturday 2 December

    Good morning/afternoon!

    Was not really in the gourmand mood to start with, but I then remembered I still had a dash left of the sample of Keiko Mecheri - Gourmandises a kind basenoter sent me some...
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    Re: SotD Friday 1 December

    Kenzo Flower today again, and still no winter in sight...
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    Re: SotD Thursday 30 November

    Kenzo - Flower (le parfum) My miniature is running out, so I am going to get a full size of it in near future :)
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    Re: Which scents were popular in the 70's?

    For the part of the seventies I can relate to, there can be only one: YSL Opium! This one is possibly even more symbolic of the early eighties though.
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    Re: SotD Wednesday 29 November

    L´Heure Bleu, after some vacillating.

    Nice day here, although not a single snowflake. But I am glad it's not raining :)
  42. Re: Flu season! What to wear when you're sick?

    Yes, nothing. Because I can't smell them but they are still "there" enough to make me sneeze. Hope you get well soon!
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    Re: SotD Tuesday 28 November

    Parfum Sacré again, and then as many samples as I could fit on my underarms.
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    Re: How long can you go without?

    This is interesting! I feel a little like an allien with my reply in this thread, I seem to be less dependent than most of you.

    But please don't doubt my love for scents! ;)
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    Re: Floral or Oriental?

    Both! Sorry, I just really like these equally :o And the crosses between them.
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    Re: SotD Monday 27 November

    Parfum Sacré for me :)
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    Re: How long can you go without?

    Did today actually, because I was in a hurry when I left home, and couldn't really make my mind up.

    If I have a day off doing nothing in particular, I don't always feel like wearing anything. I...
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    Re: Thoughts on Samsara

    I have a co-worker who wears it frequently too (I have never asked, but I am pretty damn sure), and even if I still like it, I could possibly see the same happening to me in the long run..... The...
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    Re: SotD Thursday 23 November

    All those strange holidays!
    Ungaro - Desnuda for me :)
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    Re: SotD Wednesday 22 November

    Good evening (or well, midnight here)
    I have been wearing Premier Figuier extreme for the last couple of days. This evening I had the oportunity to sample Dzonkha (thanks to a lovely lady on board...
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    Re: SotD Sunday 19 November

    I wore Jour de Fête to a birthday party for an 11 year old.
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    Re: Jasmin - Lutens versus Montale ?

    My nose is blind :cry:
    I don't get any musk whatsoever in À la nuit
  53. Re: What's your definition for 1-, 2-, 3-, 4- or 5-star rating?

    For me it means I haven't rated them. One star is the lowest in my (very loosly constructed) system
  54. Re: What's your definition for 1-, 2-, 3-, 4- or 5-star rating?

    You are a hard woman! ;)

    The main problem for me when grading is that are sentiments like:

    1. It hurts to smell it, but I can't keep my nose from it
    2. I wouldn't want to wear it but it...
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    Re: the juice in the mini bottles

    I get mine for wearing, for reference and for the bottles. I have a few that are a little off because they are old, but I prefer perfume concentrate for miniatures, and they seem to keep longer.
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    Re: Group project ?

    Yes, picking your own seems like a better idea.
    Hmm, I think I will feel like wearing something I don't usually wear this time.
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    Re: SotD Monday 13 November

    À la Nuit. Good night from Sweden! :)
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    Re: Frederic Malle test kit

    Thanks! Must say it looks very smart. Not to that price though.
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    Re: Frederic Malle test kit

    Good heavens! :eek: OK, 10 ml is a lot, surely more than a "test" volume, but still!!!

    I think I need to change something in my browser to see it. Parts of the page is outside the screen, and I...
  60. Re: Gorgeous, lovely Diorissimo. Anybody like it?

    Lily of the valley.... Also, it has a sourish edge, in a good way rounding off the prettiness of this cute little flower (green citrus-y bergamot top interacting with civet base) Diorissimo is fresh...
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    Re: SotD Sunday 12 November

    Wore Hiris again on this busy Sunday
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    Re: SotD Saturday 11 November

    Three completely different weathers today. This morning I cursed my early ancestors for ever migrating up here. Anyway, wore Angel in the day, but have now applied Hiris after the shower. Have a...
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    Re: rose or gardenia?

    Rose, without a doubt. One of my favorite notes. But I like the scent of the living flower gardenia.
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    The only thing I can think of now is how well red wine goes toghether with Angel (or I can imagine with other sweet patchouly scents). Of course the feeling of putting all stress aside, dressing up...
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    Re: SotD Thursday 9 November

    Trouble mind today on my day off, I had a hard time deciding what to wear at all (scent or clothes), but I went for the sample of lovely lovely Chanel - Bois de Îles, sent to me by a friend from...
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    Re: SotD Wednesday 8 November

    Stella, and I have missed it (didn' know that until I applied)
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    Re: SotD Tuesday 7 November

    Kenzo Flower, so violets for me too :)
  68. Re: SPICY Sniff-n-Speak Saturday • SotD Nov. 4

    Agree too, and many participants this time! :)
  69. Re: Let Me Be Your Teddy Bear... cuddly scents?

    Almost all mine have already been mentioned, so I suspect there is something universally (or at least "basenotes-universally") cuddly about them:

    Jour de Fête, Loukhoum, Feminité du Bois and L'...
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    Re: SotD Monday 6 November

    I am not really in that state myself, but more in a "can not be bothered picking anything, so I'll wear Hiris"-mood. But the bottle is blue too.

    Hope you are feeling better already this evening.
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    Re: The Lion and the Unicorn

    "Let me play the lion" is from "A midsummer nights dream"
    I wonder about the unicorn though....
  72. Re: SPICY Sniff-n-Speak Saturday • SotD Nov. 4

    Good morning! Since I am in such a mood for cinnamon I followed my own advice to Quarry and picked Asja by Fendi (thanks for the sample twolf! And you were right, the cold weather is needed to make...
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    Re: TGIF! SotD Friday 3 November

    Good morning! Cold and icy here too, just a thin layer of snow.
    Still playing with my samples, CdG Rhubarb today :)
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    Re: Most worn in October

    This month went fast dn my documentation was not 100%, adn it seems I had only 3 repeats (!)

    3 wearings of Shalimar eau légère
    2 wearings of Hiris
    2 wearings of KM Loukhoum

    Had some lovely...
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    Re: LesNez Samples

    I have recieved mine too: big thanks to Lez Nez, EauxM and anyone involved, for a very generous samples and a great opportunity!
    The Unicorn spell caught my attention first, and so far I am liking...
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    Re: Shalimar or L'Heure Bleue?

    If you are planning to get an EdP or EdT I definitely think L'Heure Bleu suits the description best, especially since Shalimar can be quite sweet in the weaker concentrations. They are both beauties...
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    Re: SotD Thursday 2 November

    Cold, sunny and a powdery layer of snow here on the west coast. Very beautiful indeed. Time for sampling again after resting nose for a while: Serge Lutens Daim Blond for the second day (thanks to...
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    Re: SotD Tuesday 31 October

    KM Loukhoum here. I don't think I have slept this long for years! The pattern here the last week has been 1 day rain and the next day sunny. Today it is sunshine, at least for the moment, but cold....
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    Re: TGIF! SotD Friday 27 October

    Can't believe it's already Friday again!
    Feminité du Bois, waiting for that storm to arrive, but it seems it has hit the north first.
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    Re: What is your favourite olfactive family?

    oriental (lately I have been especially craving the combo vanilla + lemon)
    woody
    florals (especially if there is some element of green or citrus there too)

    and all sorts of cross-overs.
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    Re: Great juice with crappy bottle!

    Bulgari Omnia
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    Re: Greetings from Paris!

    Thanks for the Paris-report, and cogratulations to the anniversary! :) Nice to see you back.
    I haven't been to Paris yet, but I will go some time. Right now it seems very very tempting to escape...
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    Re: What to wear to dinner?

    Something un-foody I'd suggest!
    I pick À la Nuit.

    Although I see you have given it 3 stars, so perhaps you are better off wearing something you are more crazy about. :)
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    Re: SotD Thursday 26 October

    L' Ombre dans L'eau
    strange choice for this very rainy blah day, but it worked ok actually.
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    Re: SotD Wednesday 25 October

    Payday is here....:D Happy aniversary Riannon!
    Shalimar eau légère for me today.
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    Re: SotD Tuesday 24 October

    Taking off to work in Guerlain - L' Heure Bleu

    Have a great Tuesday!
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    Re: SotD Monday October 23

    Couldn't look duller outdoors, rain is pouring down, plastic bags flying around in the wind and besides someone has been calling at his disappearded pitbull around and outside my window for the last...
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    SotD Friday 20 October

    Morning friends!

    Kenzo Flower again, and a wonderful weekend to all!
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    Re: SotD Thursday 19 October

    Kenzo Flower (le parfum)
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    Re: Violet Scents

    There are three differnt "nuances" of violet that I like for different moods (some of these scents already mentioned, but I like to repeat ;):

    *woody/spicy violet like Keiko Mecheri Genie de Bois...
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    Re: What Dior is this?

    It does make one think if Diorissimo, the classic white floral boquet, dominated by lily of the valley, from the 50's. But then again I am far from familiar with all the Diors. (I've only read...
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    Re: SotD Wednesday 18 October

    Jour de Fête
  93. Re: Bergamot - is it a fruit or a flower or both??

    I love bergamot too. I sometimes think scents with strong bergamot note have a teanote even though they don't. This is only because for me tea = Earl Grey tea, where bergamot, as musse wrote, is a...
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    Re: Group project ?

    Quarry, I think it's quite noble of you not to fall for the temptation of power abuse, I mean you could easily have "blanked out" spicy from your scedule :grin: :grin:

    No spices at all? Not even...
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    Re: SotD Tuesday 17 October

    Here's to both our birthday boys :beer: :birthdays: :beer:

    I am still playing with the precious Caron-samples I recieved the other week, so Caron Poivre for me today :wave:
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    SotD Monday 16 October

    Continuing my Caron-adventures with Alpona, and wishing a great Monday to everyone! :wave:
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    Re: SotD Sunday 15 October

    Finally getting to try Bois des Iles, thanks to a kind basenoter!
    Most of the classic Chanels I respect but can´t really get myself to like. This one though, started smooth-talking me at once. It...
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    Re: does anyone else share my problem?

    I have the opposite problem too; often I read these reviews with lovely descriptions of jasmine or orange flower notes, but my nose digs straight down to the oriental base. It even took me quite a...
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    Re: Your thoughts on Rochas Femme?

    Oh, is that what it is from? If I wear Femme for several days in a row this note comes out more and more each day. It vaguely reminds me of som kind of plastic padding they used in a boat factory...
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    Re: Your thoughts on Rochas Femme?

    I don´t exactly love it but I like it, sometimes more sometimes less, if that makes sense ;) I had a week somewhere around spring/early summer when I craved it for an entire week. But at times...
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