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    Re: weather appropriate & effect

    vetiver is great in the heat. you can find your version, within the fresh, green or grassy ones, with citrus or else with flowers, or even the light woody ones, there are so many with it as a main...
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    Re: New Reminiscence ❀

    :)
    the bottle looks cute ..for a 12 year old - since the number of perfumistas has increased 10fold since the avent of internet, it is to be expected some perfume houses should cater for pre-teens....
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    Re: New Reminiscence ❀

    oh I am sorry Lcdp ! I did not mean the bad feelings either towards you, nor even really to the (young) wearers who would chose this for its fun bottle en summery feel.

    I am curious myself to...
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    Re: New Reminiscence ❀

    perfume as gadget, the accessory you change with your shirt.
    one for the beach, not to enhance your mood or you looks, no, just to make sure people talk about wether your suit fits the colour of...
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    Re: SotD Monday, 12 December 2011

    Coromandel (from a decant... sigh...beauty...sigh)

    be well and be better dear fragrant ones !

    have a wonderful birthday Easyfish :)
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday 11th December 2011

    house twin with Jon :) in lovely Yerbamate

    have a great sunday all !!!
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    Re: SotD Wednesday, 7 December 2011

    Good evening all :)

    Thank you from the bottom of my heart, for your warm support yesterday ! I had never experienced this on a forum, and it did do something to me when reading it :dankk2:
    I hope...
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 6th December 2011

    Nice to smell you all again !

    It is getting colder everywhere, isnt'it ! get better for the snorty ones :)

    Wolf, do you live in Alaska ? brrr I have not felt - 20 C in a long long time, it does...
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    Re: SOTD - Thursday, November 24, 2011

    if the Improbable name came to me, it was Quarry who completed the title to create the Improbable gathering of Extraordinary Smellers, and it is indeed fit for this friendly group who smell on many...
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    Re: SOTD - Thursday, November 24, 2011

    Improbable Gathering of Extraordinary Smellers ... a good day to y'all !

    the very improbable weather is going on in Holland : sunny and dry, and around 10 C..

    Wearing the more and more...
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: November 2011

    oui
  12. Re: sophisticated high quality floral fruity scent

    You could try the Chanel Exclusif '31 rue Cambon', if there is a Chanel boutique in Basel.
    It came over as a modern creamy fruity floral when I tested.
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    Re: SotD: Wednesday, 23rd Nov., 2011

    good morning/afternoon to each and everyone of this improbable gathering,
    I can smell you and it is good !

    for this cold, foggy but the sun is coming through morning : a blast of 70's Dior Eau...
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: November 2011

    Dior Eau Fraiche (70's vintage edt)
    Kenzo Amour le Parfum 50 ml
    decants of Nahema (90's pdt), Santal Noble, MB02 and Iris Silver Mist

    :2vrolijk_08:
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    Sticky: Re: Welcome to Just Starting Out...

    a post is the same as a comment , what you just did :thumbsup:
    good
    what you want in order to ask a question is to make/create a thread

    it goes like this : you go to the head of the...
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    Re: SotD: Tuesday, 22 Nov., 2011

    edc of Bal a Versailles, worth waiting for the dry-down (hours!)
  17. Re: HOT SAMPLING - Post your impressions here from NOLA and beyond!!

    :smiley: RTamara, you can find the book/scenario by Marguerite Duras in any good bookshop.
  18. Re: What's your most "old lady" scent? (Or, what are you afraid of?)

    Bal a Versailles and I can finally wear it.

    indeed Robin-Fl, Angel will smell old to the up and coming generation soon!
  19. Re: Is there something like givenchy Pi but for women?

    otherwise, you can try Shalimar (or she can !)
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    Re: SOTD Monday 21 November 2011

    I am honoured Gandhajala :)
    I love Love too, it was given to me for my 50th birthday by family, then the back up bottle by someone with great illusionist talents : it will always remind good...
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    Re: SOTD Monday 21 November 2011

    Love, Chloé, thanks to that lost friend who gave me a full tester as back up.
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    Re: Looking for a perfume from my childhood

    The information you give is very little ..
    Wasn't there a Paris flanker like that (by Yves Saint Laurent) ?
    You can try at fragantica with search by colour, click on this link, then on coloured...
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 20 November 2011

    Oh Jon they are so beautiful !!!!!! I cant believe the pictures ! thanks a lot for sharing :)

    I now make a wish they fly over the Norh Sea and come to visit ..
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    Re: DIORLING relaunched!!!

    I have smelled it at Douglas in Amsterdam, I cannot compare with any vintage, although some descriptions above of the vintage version fit the current one (to my nose) !!!

    first at the bottle :...
  25. Re: Looking for perfume reccomendation for a older woman

    I would also think Bois des Iles (and you can try a spritz for yourself too Rob !)

    The opening reminding a little of No 5 and then going in a different light and woody spicy direction. a...
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 20 November 2011

    a lovely sunday to all !

    yesterday after sampling I went into Absinth, it is really a bit crazy but beautiful in cold weather. I finally can enjoy it fully now. And I am finally 100% happy I...
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 19 November 2011

    ^^ it sounds wonderful Larimar, thanks for the review !
    Someday I will have the educated nose and the money to go with, in order to look for such intricate treasures :)


    This morning, very lazy...
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    Re: SOTD Friday 18 November 2011

    SL Rousse
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    Re: Chanel for meeee! ;)

    nice door Grand Duc !!
  30. Re: YOUR PICK of fragrance from my wardrobe for my wedding this SUNDAY...

    oh how wonderful Diamondflame !
    Tous mes voeux de bonheur :kiss:

    Bois des Iles would go well with Iris poudré and is fabulous and elegant.

    no violet please it does not bring good luck

    Gosh...
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    Re: SotD: Thursday, 17th Nov., 2011

    Gentlemen you smell wonderful !!

    for me Five o'clock au gingembre is just right :)
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    Re: SotD Wednesday, 16 November 2011

    Tonight I had Bois des Iles on left hand, Coromandel on right hand :
    there was a lovely meeting with a gentleman Basenoter to exchange my M7 against his Five o'clock (no need to live on a sample any...
  33. Re: I ask this here because I tend to see this more in the feminine scent applicators/sprayers......

    Hi Eau de us
    It' edc strength, with the same usage : tone skin after bath or shower, leaving it soft and scented.
    Apply on wet skin, let it dry (or just pat towel gently).
    If it is really made...
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    Re: SotD Wednesday, 16 November 2011

    Five o'clock au gingembre
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    Re: SotD Tuesday, 15 November 2011

    Glad that your Mum is not too bad after that fall (((30 Roses)))

    today it was so cold I wrapped myself Sables to get comfort and warmth:wink:

    in the afternoon in town I tried Bottega Venetta on...
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    Re: SOTD Monday, 14th November, 2011.

    cold weather arrived

    Yerbamate nice and soft.
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    Re: R.I.P. Evelyn Lauder

    thank you Petruccijc
  38. Re: NEW ORLEANS MEET-UP: Nov. 11-13, 2011. Bourbon French, Hové, Saks, & Avery Fine Perfumery

    You all look so beautiful and happy ! :beer:

    and nice food too :laugh:

    what a wonderful time you have had !
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    Re: SotD Sunday, 13 November 2011

    Hiris (sample)
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    Re: The marriage of Mouchoir de Monsieur

    http://boisdejasmin.typepad.com/_/2011/01/cartier-lheure-fougueuse-perfume-review.html
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    Re: SotD Saturday, 12 November 2011

    a Happy birthday to PerfumedLady and some get better wishes for 30 Roses

    sotd : Cuir de Lancome
    sote : Korres' Pepper Jasmine Gaiac wood
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: November 2011

    for in the fridge until next summer :vrolijk_1:
    Korres : White tea Bergamot Freesia
    decants of : Mure and Musc , Reminiscence Sol La
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    Re: Sotd - 11/11/11

    Hi all

    (((Elriszj)))

    full on comforting patch with Patchouli Antique
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    Re: A cozy night by the fireplace

    Thanks Kbe
    the dvd is also good :D
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    Re: SOTD - Thursday, November 10, 2011

    Good morning !

    Wearing Louve from a sample and like the bite that comes after the fluffy opening. Oh dear, one more for the wish list ..
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    Re: L'eau Froide, Serge Lutens

    oh well, who knows a transparent water with incense, might be interesting.
    for when it's hot maybe.
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    L'eau Froide, Serge Lutens

    A preview :

    http://graindemusc.blogspot.com/


    I like the word by Serge about contradicting oneself , or even, betraying.
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    Re: SotD: Wednesday, 9th Nov., 2011

    Beam me up Quarry !
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    Re: SotD: Wednesday, 9th Nov., 2011

    Yeah ! Hurray for Kiliwia ! Take it easy and pamper yourself now! :thumbsup:

    Welcome to Sea Roses :)

    Lilybelle, I remember wearing KL in the 80's : orange, cinnamon, spices.. yes soft and...
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    Re: SotD Tuesday, 8 November 2011

    tonight I tried warming up Love, Chloé .. it worked with a spritz of Trumper Sandalwood :shocked:

    bon voyage Evangeline and be happy !
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    Re: SotD Tuesday, 8 November 2011

    Love, Chloé
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    Re: Sample of the Day - November 2011

    I am not sure if this is the right place but

    today I sniffed Ungaro III at a 'drugstore' and I wonder : is it twin to Balmain de Balmain ???

    the Ungaro I did spray on paper (my hands were fully...
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    Re: SotD Monday, 7 November 2011

    changed into Ma Griffe for a bit more 'texture'. and to enjoy it once more before it really gets cold out here.
  54. Re: Have I imagined this Chanel advert?! Can't find it anywhere

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y_PAWqPK08A

    was the 'other one' a dream of you ? I never saw any other than this one on French tv.
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    Re: SotD Monday, 7 November 2011

    Welcome back Gandhajala :)

    Hoping you all had a great weekend and are starting the week in high spirits dear fragrant companions !

    today is for Eau de Lalique, inspired by Cello and Knit, as I...
  56. Re: Louis Vuitton is Working on its First Fragrance

    for 100 ml : C
    but most designer female fragrance are launched at 50 ml and lately they are at +- 65 euros : B

    for an 'exclusive line' they will go higher of course but I doubt this is their aim.
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    Re: Need Help Finding a Good Tea Based Cologne

    five o'clock au gingembre (Serge Lutens) spicy tea, bright, warm and just a tad incensy.
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    Re: SotD: Saturday 5th November 2011

    began the evening with 5 o'clock au gingembre
  59. Re: All invited *** Sniff 'n' Speak Saturday, November 5, 2011 *** SPICY

    this afternoon after a house cleaning round, I showered and changed clothes and scent :
    Five o'clock au gingembre whoot !
    I did not remember the incense with the warm lovely spices. Yeap the tea...
  60. Re: Dude No. 1 All Natural Beard Oil by MCMC Fragrances

    Primrose, is the Comte d'Orsay you mention and give us a link to a picture, the same that inspired a perfume line ? the one that includes 'le Dandy' ?

    I appreciate men in beard more and more and I...
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    Re: ❀ MADONNA Le Parfum ❀

    Who is the nose behind the blend ?
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    Re: SotD: Saturday 5th November 2011

    Happy birthday Hedonist ! Enjoy your celebrations !!

    for today a pretty sample, to accompany the sunshine, Mandorlo di Sicilia.
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    Sticky: Re: Welcome to Just Starting Out...

    Welcome Corrozia and Posh Honey ! Have fun here in this great place !!!

    Corrozia, maybe you could put your question to the DIY thread : there you shall get expert answers ;)
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    Re: SotD Friday, 4 November 2011

    Hi all ! Nice stories !

    Well near all my 'collection' is my 50th birthday present : Yerbamate from my sugar aunty, Absinth from Mum and Dad, all the rest from the money I 'saved' from not smoking...
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    Re: Disappointed with Nasomatto

    I am sure they will respond. in time. :)

    the wooden cap goes on top of the plastic one, so when taking the bottle out of the bag you can place it on top right away.
    and to be fair, the scent is a...
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    Re: Disappointed with Nasomatto

    HI

    Its seems maybe the correct adress is thenose@nasomatto.com

    http://www.nasomatto.com/

    under the wooden cap there is a screw stopper. for travelling purposes they say. hum. sometimes when...
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    Re: SOTD - Nov 3rd 2011 - Thursday

    Hello !

    wearing yummy samples :
    left hand - Alamut, more amber drying down than BaV, yet overal in the same animalic-flower blend type, no powder in sight - I wonder if I am anosmic to some...
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: November 2011

    a bunch of samples with a few Serge Lutens (Louve, Datura Noir, Cuir Mauresque), some Lorenzo Villoresi (Spezie, Alamut), ADP Mandorlo di Sicilia and a mini of Bal à Versailles edc.
    :laugh:
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    Re: SotD Wednesday 2nd Nov., 2011

    received some samples yeah so I shall be in Bal a Versailles for the rest of this sunny day



    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WbN0nX61rIs


    oh dear it so well blended, and it is modern edc,...
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 1 November 2011

    I am glad you enjoy Fleurine. she is fabulous.
    Have a nice night !
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 1 November 2011

    a little Spellbound tonight , the dark carnation is so beautiful, a good evening for nostalgia and awe.

    let me also present a beautiful lady

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sSYNgU0axKg
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 1 November 2011

    it is so unseasonnably sunny and nearly warm, I shall go with it and wear Azzura by Azzaro edp for the fruity creaminess.
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    Re: SotD Monday, 31 October 2011

    tonight I sprayed a little Iris by Crabtree&Evelyn on top of Balmain de Balmain, well, that is lovely.
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    Re: SotD Monday, 31 October 2011

    Happy Monday fragrant ones and have a fun Halloween !

    Its cool not cold and its sunny - virtually sending out some to NorthernEasters of the USA.

    Now trying Balmain de Balmain in autumn, I...
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    Re: SOTD Saturday, 29 October 2011

    Welcome back Twolf !!!

    well, PerfumedLady, I am definitely no JCE .. my trials are not very succesful.. :D

    so the sote is Sables, small spritzes, boozy amber on liquorice/spicy immortelle.
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    Re: SOTD Saturday, 29 October 2011

    Weekend wishes back and forth, beautiful people !

    today I shall play with Insolence, looking to cancel out the topnote : with no 5 at first(irissy guerlinade as a result, close to Apres l'Ondée),...
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    Re: The Synchronized Fridays Anno 2011

    Rykiel Woman, for the smooth leather.

    yet I wonder what leather is made of, in scents ..
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    Re: SotD Friday, 28 October 2011

    Good evening scented beings !

    A happy birthday to Lessa ! :)

    particularly to PerfumedLady 's address: I did get a sample of No 5 at a recently open store, and I requested edt since the...
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    Re: SOTD, Thursday 27 October 2011

    Good afternoon fragrant company !

    So Mrs Twolf will be back finally, our corner stone ladies are nearly all around, but where is Mimi G ?

    @ PerfumedLady : for our little challenge, I am going...
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    Re: SOTD - Wednesday 26 October 2011

    sote : M7 , to prolong the drydown of my sotd, and add the texture of the cherry potion opening. This is getting better as the weather gets cooler indeed. I might be able to wear it in public during...
  81. Re: Coriolan by Guerlain and a request for Le Mouchoir de Monsieur

    Surely Le MdM has not seen this request.
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    Re: SOTD - Wednesday 26 October 2011

    ah Louise Brooks' perfection !

    For simple me, keeping warm in Saffron Amber Cardamom by Korres ... a sparkly masculine easy to fall for and the dry-down is rather addictive.

    And, so very happy...
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    Re: SotD Tuesday, 25 October 2011

    bonjour everyone !

    misty, grey and rainy ? allright then ... Cuir de Lancome will sweeten it up.
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    SOTD Monday 24th October

    Good morning everyone !

    Patchouli Antique on this glorious autumn day. No rain in Holland but clear blue sky.

    Sending out rays of sunshine to those who need them.
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    Re: SoTD SUNDAY October 23rd, 2011

    Good Sunday everyone !

    Sorry for disappearing without a word of goodbye. I have been under the weather. so to speak.

    The weather being in itself beautifully crisp, cool and sunny for days on...
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    Re: SotD Sunday, 25 September 2011

    sotm : Korres Pepper Jasmine, the white chocolate note is delicious with my cups of coffee !

    Enjoy your sunday everybody !!
  87. Re: Your favourite dark, mysterious, yet sexy and more on the feminine side scent(s)

    Nasomato Absinth for psychedelic nights (still happens sometimes, when I decide to go dance like crazy in A'dam)
    and for more mystery Spellbound (E.L.)
    My new Cuir de Lancome has also something...
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    Re: SOTD : Saturday, September 24, 2011

    sote : Yerbamate
    confirms my skin sweetens scents since I stopped smoking. and I like it.
    and everytime I have craving for a ciggy .. I sniff my wrist .. works like a charm :wink:
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    Re: SOTD : Saturday, September 24, 2011

    Good morning all !

    Eau de Lalique for now.

    ((Kiliwia good recovery))
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    Re: Eau de Lalique - sneaky little devil

    I received my Eau de Lalique at the end of august with 2 weeks delay. The supplier replaced my order for a 50 ml by a 100 ml as a gesture: at first I was not so pleased, I wanted the cute 50 ml one....
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    Re: SotD Wednesday, 21 September 2011

    sote : Cuir de Lancome

    this is smooth and well blended ! I like this, it is very retro vintage in feel, no harsh topnotes, a little skank but not pungent and the drydown gets a little sweet. I am...
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: September 2011

    Oh Grand Duc how lucky ! I am looking for this everywhere (for someone dear who used to use it) ! Enjoy it ! What a sweet Mum !
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    Re: SotD Wednesday, 21 September 2011

    Spellbound.

    Take care all !

    ((Warm thoughts to Kiliwia ))
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    Re: SotD Monday, 19 September 2011

    Oh I understand that with BB : it went from 3 stars to 4 stars to 5 stars for me, and thanks to it I am wanting leather and suede fragrances nowadays while I could not imagine wearing any before. It...
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    Re: SotD Monday, 19 September 2011

    Answering on the thread of yesterday (now closed)

    How kind of you dear Cello : indeed sometimes the best support is to remind what we know and here that taste simply differ.
    And looking at the...
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    Re: SotD: Sunday 18th September 2011

    Now I am afraid ! I ordered it blind and should receive it this week ..
    It seems I need to know and have scents for reference as much as for wearing, but maybe I should start saving for really good...
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    Re: SOTD, Saturday 17 September 2011

    Good evening all ,

    Here in Holland it smelled like autumn today. The leaves getting brown, the chestnuts falling, someone's log fire wafting in the air.
    sotd : Amber Pear, Korres.
    sote :...
  98. Thread: New Here!

    by Laureline
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    Re: New Here!

    Nice beginnings :)
  99. Re: Incestuous mixes: Jicky and Mouchoir de Monsieur, immersed

    A suggestion for you Mdm, something that came back to me from the time we were writing regularly in our 'pen-friendship' : for the second part of your life (or n-th part lol) you want something to be...
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    Re: SotD Friday, 16 September 2011

    Hi all :)

    Many happy returns of the day Kewart!!!

    (((Kiliwia)))

    No sync today, in Hermes Voyage.

    edit : Larimar ! did you say hi for us to Dimi ?:thumbsup:
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