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    Re: SOTD Saturday 31st January 2015

    Bond No 9 Wall Street this evening. Ready for the Super Bowl tomorrow! Have a great weekend everyone.
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 31st January 2015

    An Oud scent I'm working on that's meant to emulate burning Oud wood.
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    Re: You know you're a basenoter when...

    When you start working fragrance spending into your monthly budget.
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    Re: Is Tom Ford's Oud Wood really all that?

    I think you'll really enjoy it. Definitely give it a sampling.
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    Poll: Re: The only Tom Ford's you would buy

    Really tough call for me here between Sahara Noir and Oud Wood. Although I like the smell of Sahara Noir the most between the two. But, I find myself wearing Oud Wood all the time and my S.O. loves...
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    Re: Is Tom Ford's Oud Wood really all that?

    I don't find it dirty at all. Just a very nice, smooth, creamy, balsamic-woody fragrance.
  7. Poll: Re: Wanted main note in new unreleased Acqua di Parma (2015)

    Cedar or Sandalwood - Voted Other.
  8. Sticky: Re: Which fragrances would people appreciate being split? January / February / March 2015

    + Another one for Anubis EDIT: (looks like remik has a few spots left.)
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    Re: Patchouli Absolu

    I figured I'd share my take on the fragrance...

    Typically, I really dislike patchouli, even when used in moderation. However, this scent utilizes patchouli around a series of other notes that...
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    Re: SOTD Friday 30th January 2015

    Today I'm in Tom Ford Patchouli Absolu from a decant I purchased. Typically, I really dislike patchouli...even when used in moderation. However, this scent utilizes patchouli around a series of other...
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    Re: SOTD Friday 30th January 2015

    Honestly, I'm not too sure what my first scent was. I used my Dad's PS Paul Sebastian from time to time, so I guess that would be it...the first I purchased myself was Boss Bottled - I believe. So,...
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    Re: Today I bought: January 2015

    My Patchouli Absolutely decant just came in.
  13. Re: Have you ever complained to a company about their fragrance and they responded?

    Chanel. Yes, they did follow up and went above and beyond to make things right. Their customer relations is something to be admired.
  14. Re: Sweet Boozy Fragrance with light hints of Tobacco

    Naomi Goodsir Or du Serail seems to be precisely what you're looking for.
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 29th January 2015

    Easyfish, condolences to you and your family.

    Today I'm wearing Naomi Goodsir Cuir Velours from a sample. I don't share the same love for Cuir Velours or Or du Serail as I do with Bois d'Ascese....
  16. Re: An Elegant Cologne that Causes Fatal Attraction

    Tom Ford Oud Wood is the first thing that came into mind. Mostly because my girlfriend goes crazy every time I wear it.
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    Re: Introducing myself

    Welcome to BN, rock on!
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    Re: New Bogue Profumo: MAAI

    MAAI is an awesome combination of floral, animalic, resinous and soapy notes that weave in and out of one another in transition from top to base notes. House of Matriarch's Bohemian Black does a...
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    Re: New Bogue Profumo: MAAI

    It definitely does start pretty strong and settles down rather quickly...possibly from the aldehydes used playing a little trickery.

    Enjoy TNBLUEMIKE. It's a stunning scent. I would definitely own...
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    Re: Amouage Tribute Attar

    I'm trying this fragrance for the first time today, from a sample gifted to me by another basenoter. Now that this fragrance has come and gone...has anyone found anything similar in perfume form? It...
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 28th January 2015

    Wearing a sample of Amouage Tribute Attar gifted to my by a lovely BN friend. It smells really nice, not sure I would spend that kind of money on it though. I really really really enjoy fragrances...
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    Re: Le Labo Patchouli 24 - A few questions

    I will definitely let you know Mike. I like harsh smoke aspects in fragrance, so the EDP sounds up my alley. The body oil sounds good as well!
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 27th January 2015

    It is! If I bite the bullet and get a bottle I will send you some for spritzing. Good luck at the dentist!
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 27th January 2015

    teardrop, you and I smell like wonderful frankincense tears today :-)

    I'm wearing Les Liquides Imaginaires Sancti today from a decant I re-purchased (I traded mine a few months ago.) This time...
  25. Re: What is the best Vetiver based fragrance that you have smelled?

    Dior Vetiver, closely followed by Turtle Vetiver BACK.
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    Re: My visit to Museu del Perfum in Barcelona

    Thanks so much for sharing! The provided link is broken, however.
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    Re: Best Tobacco-Honeyish fragrance

    Naomi Goodsir's Or du Serail is a cloyingly sweet Cavendish tobacco with a honeyed-cherry syrup flavoring scent. That definitely fits the bill as well. I don't pick up much tobacco in Cuir Velours,...
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    Re: Today I bought: January 2015

    Very nice pick up!
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    Re: Le Labo Patchouli 24 - A few questions

    It's for a 50ml split portion, so about $60 in savings. Even more than $60 I were to go Barney's in the city (Cook taxes - crazy!)
  30. [USA] FT: Zegna, Goodsir, Xerjoff Decants ISO: Le Labo etc

    I have for trade...two decants that have only been sprayed once...I can combine them as well. Contiguous (lower 48) USA only.

    For trade:

    Zegna Indonesian Oud (10ml decant in travel atomizer...
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    Re: Le Labo Patchouli 24 - A few questions

    Thanks!
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    Re: Le Labo Patchouli 24 - A few questions

    Thanks for clarifying. They have body oil and concentrated perfume oil as well. Which makes me wonder how much they differ between the EdP. Sounds like they should be pretty similar?
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    Re: starting out with EO extractions

    No worries! Welcome to basenotes!!!
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    Re: Le Labo Patchouli 24 - A few questions

    I ended up getting in on the split. Thanks for the help all. I'm interested in the oil versions as well. Is this the body oil or perfume oil Primrose?
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    Re: Best Tobacco-Honeyish fragrance

    Serge Lutens Chergui
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    Re: SOTD Monday 26th January 2015

    At the time, my girlfriend was working outdoors; maintaining online data at multiple car dealerships inventory. I felt so bad for her and typically had a warm drink and heated blanket waiting for her...
  37. Re: Looking for some reasonably priced unique frags for my small collection

    Dior Homme Sport, Armani Code Sport, Dior Homme Eau for Men
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    Re: Looking for fragrance recommendations

    Comme des Garcons Vettiveru is an awesome bang for your buck summer fragrance.
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    Re: starting out with EO extractions

    You may want to try moving this to the Fragrance DIY discussion board.
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    Re: SOTD Monday 26th January 2015

    That's T-Shirt weather Mike! 17F this morning when I headed out.

    Funny story. We had people moving in nearby about 3 weeks ago when it was -10F w/ wind chill. I was shoveling with my jacket open...
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    Re: SOTD Monday 26th January 2015

    I wanted something with loads of tarry smoke this morning. Wearing a sample of Kolnisch Juchten Regence. I'm not sure where I stand on this one yet. Hope everyone had a great weekend!
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    Re: Le Labo Patchouli 24 - A few questions

    Mike, Black is good...I never felt compelled to buy it though. It just felt like it was missing something. I liked Lonestar, but wish it was devoid of the floral notes and overdose of carrot...
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    Re: Name your best, yet LIGHTEST scent

    CdG Vettiveru
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    Re: Le Labo Patchouli 24 - A few questions

    I haven't smelled the old juice. But, it's good to hear it smells much the same. I was worried maybe it lost some smoky facets.
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    Re: Le Labo Patchouli 24 - A few questions

    The Bark thanks for your insights! I did read that Le Labo had to reformulate due to changes in the cade oil used for producing Patchouli 24. Something with rectified vs non rectified cade.
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    Re: Le Labo Patchouli 24 - A few questions

    Yes, Le Labo. Autocorrect on the phone!
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    Le Labo Patchouli 24 - A few questions

    Hi all. I'm contemplating joining in on a split of Patchouli 24 but I have a few questions before I blindly sign up for a $100 split.

    How smoky is the newest reformulation? I really like smoky...
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 24th January 2015

    AbdesSalaam Attar Mysore Sandalwood
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    Re: Today I bought: January 2015

    I purchased a decant of Les Liquides Imaginaires Sancti from a fellow basenoter after getting rid of mine before and suddenly having cravings for it again.

    I'm still looking for more if anyone...
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    Poll: Re: Men v Women: How many sprays?

    2-3 sprays for an EdT typically.
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    Re: SOTD Friday 23rd January 2015

    Trying my travel sized By Kilian Back to Black today and unknowingly synching up with everyone as it has fruit notes :-) Wishing everyone a great Friday and wonderful weekend. I won't be posting as I...
  52. [USA] Naomi Goodsir Or du Serail & Xerjoff Richwood for Les Liquides Imaginaires Sancti

    Or du Serail by Naomi Goodsir for Les Liquides Imaginaires Sancti...10ml for 10ml.

    Also, I have Xerjoff Richwood (about 9ml) that I could include if you have a larger amount of Sancti.
    ...
  53. Re: How to use Civet, and not end up with an old lady scent?

    I was thinking again about civet today...I am thinking civet tincture, benzoin, grapefruit and sandalwood with the smallest amount of vetiver. It could turn out to be complete garbage... But it...
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    Re: What else do you collect apart from perfumes?

    I keep cans and bottles of rare "whale" beers after I consume them.
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 22nd January 2015

    Congrats on 4000! I have friends that are moving permanently relocating to Norway soon - I'm jealous. Enjoy your evening :-)
  56. Re: Which fragrance would you like to steal from the previous poster wardrobe?

    Quartz, I appreciate the Arso!
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    Re: Genuine Resin Fragrance?

    Mecca Balsam is a good choice as well from AbdesSalaam Attar.
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    Re: Tom Ford vs Frederic Malle

    I find both houses to use similar quality ingredients. I would put Dries Van Noten and Oud Wood, for example, on the same page. Malle has produced some really nice fragrances, but nothing that's...
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    Re: Genuine Resin Fragrance?

    Hard to beat Sahara Noir, you might want to try CB I hate Perfumes AmBrosius as well.
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 22nd January 2015

    Diptyque Tam Dao EdP today. I felt as if I was in a sandalwood induced state of calm, until my product importer started to give me fits this morning at work. Let today be a quick day at work for all...
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 22nd January 2015

    One of my own concoctions this evening. Ruh Khus, sandalwood, musk and ISO Super E.
  62. Sticky: Re: Which fragrances would people appreciate being split? January / February / March 2015

    Thanks remik, I thought someone had it up for a while. I have to hit up the wanted threads.
  63. Sticky: Re: Which fragrances would people appreciate being split? January / February / March 2015

    Curious... Anyone splitting Sancti by Les Liquides Imaginaires? I regret selling my previous decant :-/
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    Re: Tom Ford Amber Absolute

    Incredible stuff indeed. I was extremely upset today when I found about 9/10ml evaporated and spilled during my recent move. There was a crystalized powder around the neck of the decant too. Strange...
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 21st January 2015

    I think it would! Might scare off your significant other too haha, or have the opposite effect!??
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    Re: Your top lavender fragrances

    Anat Fritz Classical is by far my favorite.
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    Re: Your favorite Sandalwood frag?

    As a highlighted, up front and center note, I would have to say Diptyque Tam Dao Eau de Parfum. Sandalwood as a supporting note, I love in Slumberhouse Vikt.
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    Re: Which fragrance to choose (AGE 20)?

    I think he was merely offering a suggestion and provided an age for reference. It's pretty obvious you're 20 by your thread title. My suggestion would be Dior Homme Sport.
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    Re: Diptyque 34 boulavard st germain

    It's a very nice fragrance. I enjoyed it quite a bit but ended up selling it as it got lost in my collection. There was one off-putting note to my nose...a sort of white floral accord.
  70. Re: Three New Les Liquides Imaginaires!! Les eaux Arborantes

    NEED to try Saltus. The other two look decent. Thanks for sharing hednic.
  71. Re: How to use Civet, and not end up with an old lady scent?

    The only reason I ask if the civet is natural or synthetic is that I found the natural vintage tincture I used to be much softer and much easier to work with. The synthetic stuff smells a bit like...
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 21st January 2015

    How are the samples from Brooklyn Perfume Company that you've tried? I'm most curious about Oud and Amber.

    Oud by Brooklyn PC sounds somewhat like Phoenicia Perfumes's RealOud, minus the...
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 21st January 2015

    Thanks for the image Mike! Wearing Slumberhouse Vikt today. I love this scent and I'm so glad I have a few backups given the instability of a regular "lineup."

    Also have the remnants on my hands...
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    Re: Mysore sandalwood oil (from the Year 2000)

    Vodka has too much water in it to be used as a solvent for creating perfume...you'll end up with a milky concoction that's layered and probably doesn't last too long. Just from my personal...
  75. Re: How to use Civet, and not end up with an old lady scent?

    Curious if you're referring to civet tinctures or the artificial stuff?
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    Any new fragrances on the Slumberhouse front? I noticed quite a few fragrances were out of stock on the site, Vikt has been removed completely...wondering if there are new fragrances coming about...
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    Re: the waxiest fragrances

    Precisely why I love this work of fragrant art!
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 20th January 2015

    Thanks gals and guys :-) I miss posting here and most of all reading your posts and accompanying love and support. I'll try to swing by more often!
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    Re: Mysore sandalwood oil (from the Year 2000)

    IMO, the only thing better about Everclear is the fact that it's cheaper. I've never had the need to use perfumer's alcohol, but I'd guess you'd get similar results with each.
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 20th January 2015

    Hey All!

    I've been super super busy since mid-November. Things have begun to cool down a bit here as of late aside from the extended commute.

    Here's an update on the place I bought that I...
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    Re: Mysore sandalwood oil (from the Year 2000)

    I get mine locally, I buy the Polish stuff...it's cheaper and has less of an alcoholic tinge. I'm not sure if you can purchase Everclear at your local liquor store in FL? States have differing laws....
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    Re: Mysore sandalwood oil (from the Year 2000)

    Whatever works for you! Many people would not enjoy smelling like a real oud wood attar all day. But, I enjoy it when the mood strikes. I don't think you'll have to worry while you're wearing a...
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    Re: Mysore sandalwood oil (from the Year 2000)

    I have worn the essential oil by itself to get a feel for how it compares to other varieties out there. One thing that set Mysore apart to me was how it shifted from slightly green to green-milky to...
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    Re: Mysore sandalwood oil (from the Year 2000)

    Congrats Mike, the Mysore I used in my fragrances wasn't aged as long but shares qualities similar to what you describe. That strange "sour" note does shape-shift a bit; I remember getting...
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    Re: Slumberhouse Vikt in the new bottle

    The original is darn near extreme-level metallic - more so than the old Grev IMO. I think the Black Agar note is more in your face with the EdP too. I have 4 bottles of Vikt. Two are extraits from...
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    Re: Slumberhouse Vikt in the new bottle

    Hey Tony. If you've tried the old Vikt in EdP form it does differ a bit from what's currently offered in Extrait. I went back and forth on which one I preferred for a while often thinking the EdP was...
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    Re: SOTD Friday 2nd January 2015

    Hope everyone had a wonderful beginning to the New Year with safe celebration. I'm wearing Mecca Balsam by AbdesSalaam this brisk, yet sunny day. Wishing you all a wonderful weekend. I hope to follow...
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    Re: SOTD Monday 29th December 2014

    Hope everyone had a good Christmas. I'm working today and tomorrow and then I'll follow up a bit more on my new place...hopefully later in the week. I'm in Naomi Goodsir's Bois d'Ascese today, which...
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    Re: SOTD Friday 19th December 2014

    Hey all! Just stopping by to say hi and I miss all of you and your wonderful posts. Closing went well for me last week and I'm loving my new home. Things have been insanely busy for me with just...
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    Re: SOTD Friday 5th December 2014

    I'm battling this chest cold which is causing an extremely dry sore throat (especially at night.) I rarely get colds...I'm guessing it's somewhat stress induced, coupled with the fact that people...
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 4th December 2014

    Such a nice amber fragrance, love this stuff. Masque Milano is doing great things, especially with Tango and Monte Cristo. I'd urge anyone that's a fan of amber fragrances to try Tango! Hope everyone...
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    Re: SOTD : Wednesday, December 3, 2014

    http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-LtMqd5mtOZA/U4Y_Nqc0vOI/AAAAAAAAA9s/tMb8H_tU1Ck/s1600/Montecristo+(c).jpg

    H/T to alfarom for the cool image I found on your blog. I absolutely adore this musky scent!
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 2nd December 2014

    http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-Uwb4YwIbdJ0/UXekwwaZ_PI/AAAAAAAAMiE/5KKKKGLF4nw/s640/IMG_4768.JPG
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    Re: SOTD Monday 1st December 2014

    I have been so busy lately...with EVERYTHING...but I wanted to stop by and say hello to all of you wonderful people that brighten my day. Hope everyone enjoyed the holiday and extended weekend (US...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, November 25, 2014

    AbdesSalaam Mecca Balsam today.

    http://www.profumo.it/images/bottiglie/mecca_balsam.jpg
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 25th November 2014

    AbdesSalaam Mecca Balsam today.

    http://www.profumo.it/images/bottiglie/mecca_balsam.jpg
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    Re: SOTD Monday 24th November 2014

    One of my favorite discontinued scents today. Tom Ford Amber Absolute. Hope everyone has a wonderful day!
    ...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, November 21, 2014

    http://blog-imgs-60-origin.fc2.com/d/i/a/diamonddiary/Diptyque-Parfum-Tam-Dao_9273.jpg - photo from diamonddiaryblog...found it on Google images

    Tam Dao Eau de Parfum is a fantastic scent....
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    Re: SOTD Friday 21st November 2014

    http://blog-imgs-60-origin.fc2.com/d/i/a/diamonddiary/Diptyque-Parfum-Tam-Dao_9273.jpg - photo from diamonddiaryblog...found it on Google images

    Tam Dao Eau de Parfum is a fantastic scent....
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, November 20, 2014

    https://fbexternal-a.akamaihd.net/safe_image.php?d=AQDx_LV6Z-TdpeKA&w=484&h=253&url=http%3A%2F%2Fcdn.shopify.com%2Fs%2Ffiles%2F1%2F0219%2F4214%2Fproducts%2FAHP4852_grande.jpg%3Fv%3D1388520445&cfs=1
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