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  1. Re: Please Name your Favorite discontinued perfume which you would like to be relaunched !

    And I'm posting Dolge & Gabanna By Woman.
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    Re: Today I Bought.... JANUARY 2011 !!!

    Kenzo Flower Oriental. I'm hoping that it somehow scratches my itch for a bottle of Penhaligon's Zizonia. (Yeah, highly logical, I know.)
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    Re: Ladies, do you wear men's scents?

    Regular spins of: Dior Homme, Kenzo Power, Cartier Roadster, Penhaligon's Hammam Bouquet, Miller Harris' Cuir d'Oranger. I went through a sample of DSquared Wood and Viktor & Rolf's Antidote; liked...
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    That L'Air du Temps Starck bottle....

    It was announced in the late summer and should have been out for a couple of months now. Has anyone located this bottle in the wild? I've tried the 'bay, amazon, sephora, nordies, nm, barneys, sfa,...
  5. Has anyone located this bottle in the wild? I've...

    Has anyone located this bottle in the wild? I've tried the 'bay, amazon, sephora, nordies, nm, barneys, sfa, and bloomies to no success. A general Google shopping search (L'air du temps Starck) had...
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    Suffolk, Norfolk and Peterborough

    Hello folks,

    I'm a month away from visiting my family in the UK. It'll be a relatively brief trip for me. I'm staying with family in Ipswich, and will likely be traveling within Suffolk, perhaps a...
  7. It does sounds lovely.

    It does sounds lovely.
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    Re: dark, jammy fruits/wine for fall?

    Oh! I had forgotten about that one. Yes it would certainly fit the bill!
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    Re: dark, jammy fruits/wine for fall?

    L'Erbolario's Meharees. Myrrh and dates.
  10. Poll: Re: Favorite women's or unisex Penhaligons fragrance

    I wear Hammam Bouquet quite a lot, but I guess it's not considered unisex.
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    Re: SA Rant- Because sometimes you have to!

    Go in, print out of the body talc in hand. Ask for the fragrance department manager. Tell her (I'm making an assumption on the gender) that her staff doesn't know the product line. Then go into a...
  12. Re: Daphne by Comme des Garcons + Daphne Guinness

    I tried it when Luckyscent briefly had samples, and it could be my HG. There is a Luckyscent box in my husband's office, waiting for my birthday next week.

    I've already warned him that Hanukkah...
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    Re: Liz Earle's First Fragrance Release

    Oooh. I am a big fan of her skincare line, and did try one of the aromatherapy sprays but was hoping for something else from her. Oooh oooh! Thanks for posting this!
  14. expensive lipstick feathers like CRAZY - what would you do?

    Hello all,

    This past weekend, I hunted for and found a beautiful red lustre lipstick. It's a Lancome, a new featured color called Rouge Radiance in their L'Absolu Rouge line, and I happily plunked...
  15. Re: I tried new Amour flanker (clear bottle)

    Kess, I've tried the gold bottle (Le Parfum) at Sephora.

    I bought the Holi simply because there's Hindi script on the bottle and I can read it - but lo and behold, I like the juice, too! Shame...
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    Re: Alien Sunessence by Mugler

    This finally showed up on Nordstrom's site today, but it does not have the 'pick it up at your store' option, so I'm guessing it won't have very wide distribution?

    I'm determined to get my hands...
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    Re: Spotted at TJMaxx

    I found a bottle of Lancome Benghal for $10, because the box had a dent.... *does happy dance*. Funny how I didn't like it at full price, but at $10 it's great.
  18. Re: Le Feu D'Issey Light Vs the original Le Feu Dissey

    You get some of the weirdness with the Light. I get quite a bit of pepper for something labeled 'light', but admittedly less of the orange/juniper versus almond milk tang in the original. I bought it...
  19. Re: What do you think of the "Now Smell This" Blog

    Yup, it's a daily read for me too. I love Angela's reviews, whether they're on the poetic or the hilarious side.
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    Re: Ever wear men's scents?

    I wear Penhaligon's Hammam Bouquet (and want to try their new Elixir), Miller Harris' Cuir d'Oranger and Hanna Morae HM regularly. I also wear Eau d'Orange Verte, CdG Man2 and recently tried Viktor &...
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    Re: Alien compliments

    I came about this backwards and started with the Eau Luminescence (orange) version that came out this past spring. I got the body cream in the regular Alien scent, as they didn't make any body...
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    Re: September Purchases

    Emma, I've been wearing this since it came out this summer and I really love it. I'm contemplating a backup bottle.

    I bought the new Shiseido Zen. I've been waiting soooo long..... It reminds me a...
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    Re: Anyone here tried CK's Secret Obsession?

    I tried it. It does give off an FdB cedar vibe when you sniff the bottle - but not after it's sprayed. There was something that went nasty on me for a few minutes, kind of a body odor/pee (!) scent...
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    Re: What was your first fragrance?

    When I was a teen, about 15, a kind SA gave me a mini of Paloma Picasso. It certainly shaped my idea of what perfume should be.... not tame.

    Gary, Halston z-14 was my first gender-bender frag. I...
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    Re: June Purchases ?

    Just ordered little bottles of Linden Blond Tabac and Cocoa Tamarind by Voluspa, and Apivita's Spice.
  26. Re: Can anyone recommend a fragrance that lasts well with cedarwood and rose?

    Madness by Chopard. Very spicy rose, loaded with cedar.
  27. Re: Terre D'Hermes for women -- or a similar fragrance?

    I tried Terre d'Hermes on me, and while I like to rock a men's scent from time to time, I found it overbearing on me. (And darn it, my husband just doesn't wear scent - I can coax him into something...
  28. Re: Jean Patou launch rose based fragrance that you can't buy!

    Why didn't they just name it "Nonny Nonny Boo Boo"?
  29. Re: dabbling in the men's scent arena: cool water, polo, BP, Safari, Egoiste Platinu

    I like Hypnose Homme more than the women's. Recently bought a bottle of Hanae Mori HM (men's) - I don't care for the women's scents because they are too syrupy, but this one is great on me.

    I...
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    Re: Alien Eau Luminescente

    Yep, Alien with a citrus/neroli and maybe a scant bit of jasmine. Works well enough with the regular Alien body cream. I am tempted to get a second bottle.
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    Re: Grown up Gourmand?

    Ya know, I really like the Hanae Mori HM (men's) on me. It's nowhere near as sweet as a lot of the feminine gourmands. Give it a whirl.
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    Re: What have you learned/figured out lately?

    I'm turning into a big Thierry Muglier freak. Should get me one of them motorcycle bustiers while I'm at it. And as usual, I'm going through the opposite route: first orange Alien, then Alien, and...
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    Re: May Purchases?

    I bought Alien Eau Luminescente, Alien body creme, and Hanae Mori for men. (I know, I know. I don't like the Hanae Mori butterfly line, and can tolerate Magical Moon, but the men's on me? Nice,...
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    Re: SotD Tuesday 6th of May

    Hanae Mori men in the morning, Alien Eau Luminescente this evening.
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    Re: How can i submit feedback?

    This no longer seems to be working..... I tried to give feedback, and was brought to a 'you don't have access' message. I've left feedback before. So, erm, huh?
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    Re: May Purchases?

    Orange Alien
    Alien body creme
    Hanae Mori men's
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    Re: Liz Claiborne to sell fragrance business?

    I wish they'd just revamp what they had, under the new leadership of Gunn and Mizrahi.
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    Re: APRIL!!! What did you buy?

    A tester of Gaultier's Fragile for $3.
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    Re: Did anyone try the new orange Alien?

    I am determined to sniff this sometime this week. Will report when I do.
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    Re: Did anyone try the new orange Alien?

    Yeah, but I drive this....

    http://imageserver.carsoup.com/JM1BK/JM1BK143941202333-1.jpg

    ... so I think it looks cool. ;)
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    Did anyone try the new orange Alien?

    The real name is Alien Eau Luminiscente, but let's face it, it's "orange Alien."

    Has anyone sniffed it yet? I am tempted to go try it but won't have time for a few more days. Please describe if...
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    Re: Stealing Scents from the Guys

    Penhaligon's Hammam Bouquet. I like most of their mens' scents that I've tried, but this is the one that required a full bottle purchase.

    Hermes' Eau d'Orange Verte and Eau d'Orange Douce.

    I...
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    Re: APRIL!!! What did you buy?

    Waves at UBU and Tang, bottle of Au The Rouge in hand....

    I hit Marshalls yesterday and found... 100ml of Marc Jacobs Essence for $15.99. Yippee!

    Also got some body products there from Banana...
  44. Re: ladies I would like your opinions please

    I don't enjoy Tresor on me, cheers to those who can pull it off.

    Ultraviolet is something I considered a 'guilty pleasure' until I found it was just the thing for an evening soiree I attended. It...
  45. Re: Bet you can't watch this video with a straight face

    "Organoleptic" is my new favorite word. It sounds like someone who steals noses and ears when folks aren't looking.
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    Re: L'Artisan for a lady

    I really love Premier Figuier Extreme.
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    Re: Violet Scents

    Jolie Madame is violets, earth and leather. To me it smells like violets and muddy, mossy spring earth.

    Alexander McQueen's My Queen will probably not be liked by those who disliked Kingdom - it...
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    Re: Did you like your mom's favorite scent?

    My mom (she'd prefer I said Mum, I think) claims to be allergic to perfumes but wears soliflores, mostly from Yardley, Woods of Windsor, Taylor's. Almost all the bottles are rose, lily of the valley,...
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    Re: interview fragrance?

    There seems to be an ever-increasing percentage of individuals claiming to have 'chemical sensitivities' to all perfumes, and workplaces banning them entirely. I believe my workplace technically bans...
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    Re: Issey Miyake VACUM CLEANER!!! LOL

    I wonder if this is to see if they can do as well as the Karim Rashid designs for Dirt Devil?

    Have to say, it does crack me up that I have a handheld vac and a perfume bottle (Kenzo Amour Indian...
  51. Re: Top 10 strongest/most powerful perfumes ever?

    Yep, Paloma Picasso for me too.

    Feminite du Bois lasts until the next day on me. Joy, if I'm lucky, gives me a little hug in the morning before vanishing.
  52. Re: YSL Elle and Sprint cellphone TV ads... separated at birth?

    It just looks like cinematographers got to play with a new toy. Remember how *everybody* had a stop-motion spin after the Matrix came out?
  53. Re: Ava Luxe - Favourite scent, and why? (Along with other questions!)

    Agent P, she has a shop on etsy.com (http://avaluxe.etsy.com) where you can purchase her fragrances. What she has available changes from time to time, so it's always worth peeking. She has Madame X,...
  54. Re: Ava Luxe - Favourite scent, and why? (Along with other questions!)

    I don't get too much powder. I also don't get aldehyde, unless that's the teaky dryness I'm getting in the beginning.

    I have to say this is the best thing I've tried in a while.
  55. Re: Ava Luxe - Favourite scent, and why? (Along with other questions!)

    Okay then....

    The first blast of HKG on me is teak, with a buttery orris root on it. (I also have her Teakwood, and I suspect they share some elements.) After the dryness of the teak gives way a...
  56. Re: Ava Luxe - Favourite scent, and why? (Along with other questions!)

    Her new one, Hong Kong Garden, is amazing. The description is up on her etsy shop when it's in stock - woody, iris-based, but rose, grass and cassis pop in there too.

    I'm wearing Incense Rose...
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    Re: First purchase of February 2008 ~

    I bought Kenzo Amour Indian Holi, because I'm thrilled about having a bottle with Hindi script.

    I've been telling myself that my 2008 resolution is to only buy one bottle a month, but that turned...
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    Re: Ladies' Penhaligons

    I wear Hammam Bouquet. I have Malabah, but it doesn't have quite enough oomph for me. I love the rosy mossiness of HB.
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    Re: Who here wears Lancome frags?

    I wish Tresor worked on me, but it just doesn't.

    I like Hypnose Homme. I'd consider wearing it in the summer. Don't like the ladies' so much, though.
  60. Re: Famous fragrances with gardenia in them? ...

    Amarige
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    Re: What do we know about Fragonard?...

    I fell hard for Lune de Miel, but the shop I was in was crowded and I couldn't stay to catch a salesperson. When I went back a few days later, it was gone, and it's discontinued. Grab it if you see...
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    Re: Happy New Year! SOTD January 1, 2008

    I have layered L'Occitane Iris and Myrtle.
  63. Re: I miss Serena...Which are your favorite Ava Luxes?

    Midnight Violets, Red Tara, and Stargazer.

    She does put things up pretty frequently on etsy, and it is possible to contact her through etsy and make requests. She made me a body butter of...
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    Re: Red bottles

    Anglomania by Vivienne Westwood.
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    Re: Low Sillage Fragrances

    AP, I work in a 'fragrance-free'* environment, but skirt by with Eau Parfumee Au The Rouge.

    *And this drives me crazy, because it's a public place: staff aren't allowed to wear scent, but I could...
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    Re: Today I bought... (for December 2007)

    Kelly Caleche.
  67. Re: suggestions for a modern, fruity evening scent

    Apparition by Ungaro: raspberry with a woodsy/patchouli base. Not as heavy as Patou For Ever, so it may come across as more modern and date-friendly.
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    Re: List of Do-Not-Wear Fragrances for Work

    I tend to wear Bulgari's Eau Parfumee Au The Rouge to work, which is at the reference desk of a public library. Technically, we're a 'scent-free' workplace, but I'm sparing with it and haven't had...
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    Re: Tumulte PH at the Maxx...

    Popped into a TJ Maxx today after seeing this posted on NST.... They had Tumulte for women, but none for men.
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    Re: Today I bought ... (for November 2007)

    I ordered Amarige 2005 Harvest and Feu de Issey Light yesterday. Bought Malabah and two Ava Luxes recently.
  71. Re: Need help identifying scents (picture included)

    The squat round one with the pointed gold top is Casmir by Chopard.
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    Re: Larry King to Launch his first fragrance

    Maybe it should be a layering fragrance. "Tonight, Larry King with Paris Hilton! Stayed tuned tomorrow for Larry King with Usher!"
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    Re: List of Do-Not-Wear Fragrances for Work

    Never wear anything by Britney Spears to work, unless you're a professional bimbo.
  74. Re: all purpose "anytime" fragrances - your top 2

    Eau Parfumee au The Rouge and Premier Figuire Extreme. I've worn both to work (on a public library reference desk, where scent can be an issue) without problem, and also wear them on 'comfort' days.
  75. Re: Fragrance for a special situation (anatomy lab)

    Would a floral aldehyde blend well enough to conceal the formaldehyde?
  76. Re: "Manly, yes, but I like it too!" -- Men's frags

    Penhaligon's Hammam Bouquet, Endymion and English Fern. Haven't tried Quercus yet, and I don't care for Blenheim Bouquet.
    Hermes Eau d'Orange Vert and Eau d'Orange Douce
    Halston Z14

    I haven't...
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    Re: Where can I buy?

    She's been listing a few things in her etsy shop, which is at http://avaluxe.etsy.com. Be patient, grasshopper!
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    Re: the Ultimate Rose Fragrance?!?

    Ooh, I forgot about C&E's Evelyn, that is a nice one.

    I love spicy roses: Vivienne Westwood's Anglomania, Chopard's Madness, and Penhaligon's Hammam Bouquet. Yves Rocher's Rose Absolute is a...
  79. Poll: Re: The 2007 Men's Fragrance Industry Hall of Shame Awards

    Tom Ford for the advertising, and more importantly, Estee Lauder Inc for going along with it.
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    Re: SotD Friday November 9th - TGIF!

    Layering Hermes Eau d'Orange Douce with a simple monofloral jasmine.
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    Re: Lanc˘me Hypn˘se Homme

    I sniffed it and came close to getting it for DH (in fact I got him the deodorant stick).... but I also know I'd be swiping the bottle a lot if I did. I have no recollection of what the women's...
  82. Re: Arden ink fragrance deal with Shawn 'Jay-Z' Carter's Rocawear

    So.... will this line only be priced in euros?
  83. Re: You know you're a Fragrance Snob when you.......

    Shoes are no longer the first thing in your mind when you accessorize your clothing.
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    Re: Ava-luxe has closed?

    Woah. Earlier today it was just a simple 'info@ava-luxe.com' link, without a note.

    I would imagine that it's hard to do what she does, especially with the well-deserved following that she has....
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    Re: Wedding day fragrances

    I wore Joy, and splurged on a bottle of Bain du Joy to bring along on the honeymoon. (I was in grad school, and lucked out finding the Joy at Marshall's. So the Bain du Joy was much more expensive.)...
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    Re: What would you wear to a steakhouse?

    something spicy and/or vanilla-ish, that stays close. you don't want it to compete with the food for 'foodiness', but you don't want a big sillage of flowers over the smell of beef. (or, at least, i...
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    Re: Today I bought ... (for October 2007)

    Mira Bai and Jolie Madame. Both unsniffed, but I have Casmir and Casmir Blue and love them, and the reviews of Jolie Madame sounded intriguing.... Hopefully I won't think of it as "Angela Jolie...
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    Paloma Picasso's Mon Rouge lipstick

    I came very close to ordering this, but didn't click the button.

    I adore the scent, and love the fact that she only has this one color of lipstick. I've been in the mood for a good true red, and...
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    Re: Hilary Swank on celebuscents

    This is absolutely NOT SAFE FOR WORK, but related....

    A real-life 'sniff test' between Britney's newest scent versus Vulva. In horribly bad taste, but horribly funny.
    ...
  90. Re: Looking for a non-floral, unsweet fragrance

    Another nod to Bulgari's Eau Parfumee Au The Rouge here.

    I also love L'Artisan's Premier Figuire Extreme, but it may show up as sweet on you.

    I wear these to work because I don't want to smell...
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    Re: Today I bought ... (for September 2007)

    I received my bottle of Anglomania from the Perfume Bay a couple of days ago. Think I got curious about it from someone else buying it in this thread! Been wearing it for days. Very, very happy.
    ...
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    Re: Job Interview: What To Wear?

    I saw the thread title and was going to post "Eau Parfumee au Te Rouge"!

    Does it help that I'm a librarian?
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    Re: Calling all BN's in the DMV!!!.....

    Sigh. Used to live in the area, and will probably be visiting a couple of weeks after this is done. Oh well. It would be fun to meet.
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    Re: Sandalwood - feminine

    Feminite du Bois would be worth tracking down for this.
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    Re: Skincare - what do you use and like?

    I vacillate between health food finds - I really like Better Botanicals' products - and Shiseido. But I suspect on the latter, I'm just addicted to their packaging. I'm using the cream day...
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    Re: Favorite Autumn Scents

    By by D&G
    Patou Forever
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    Re: Today I bought ... (for September 2007)

    A mini of CK Euphoria Blossom.
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    Re: Chanel no 5 impressions

    Oh good, I thought I was the only one who didn't get it. I try it from time to time, thinking that my nose and brain just must be miscommunicating, but on me it's just awful. None of the Chanels I've...
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    Re: Violet Lovers

    It's not listed in the notes, but Paco Rabanne's Ultraviolet comes across as sweet-but-spacey violets to me.
  100. Re: The most obscure fragrance in your collection?

    I'm wearing Calla right now!

    I just did a search on "Isabell" on the forum, to see if anyone else had put it in the "missing fragrances" category. Tovah (thank you! thank you!) put a link to...
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