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  1. Re: CONUS Ostara sample group, a daffodiil soliflore

    Yes, I will PM just to be sure you have it. thank you!
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    Re: Fragrances that smell like champagne.

    Les Liquids Imaginaires Dom Rosa

    The champagne top notes last quite a while.

    http://www.basenotes.net/ID26141239.html
  3. Re: CONUS Ostara sample group, a daffodiil soliflore

    This sounds interesting! Please consider including me.
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 16th April 2015

    Sharing the house with RCavs today ... I'm wearing Ungaro Apparition today.
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 16th April 2015

    I reached to the back of my perfume cabinet for Ungaro Apparition today. Wow, my wardrobe says it was last worn in May 2011??! One whiff and I vividly recall the day I bought this: I bought this...
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 15th April 2015

    I'm wearing Chanel no5 today.
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 15th April 2015

    I'm wearing Chanel no5 today. It's starting to become one of my workhorse scents.

    Sending hugs to kiliwia ... hoping for the best!
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 14th April 2015

    I'm wearing Un Bois Vanille today.
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 14th April 2015

    I'm wearing Un Bois Vanille today.

    hugs to all ...
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    Re: SOTD Monday 13th April 2015

    Brutal day at work ... just getting home after working almost 14 hours :sad: I'm wearing Traversee du Bosphore, which was probably the nicest part of my day. Love this one!

    Love the selfie,...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, April 12, 2015

    I'm testing Atkinsons The Odd Fellows Bouquet today.
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 12th April 2015

    I'm testing Atkinsons The Odd Fellows Bouquet today. This is a interresting mix of heliotrope and tobbaco. The notes do not mention leather, but there is a thick, fuzzy feel like heavily sueded...
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 11th April 2015

    Richie_B! Nice to see you on BN ... it's been a while!
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 11th April 2015

    I'm wearing SL Fleurs d'Oranger today.

    enjoy your weekend, everyone!
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 11th April 2015

    I'm wearing SL Fleurs d'Oranger today. I went to the Farmers Market this morning but it's a little too early for many fruits and veggies. I did buy some sand plum jelly (which I love!) and some...
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    Sticky: Re: Synchronized Fridays 2015

    I usually think of hoarding in the sense of the disturbing Hoarders television show ... massive amounts of stuff. Truth be told, all of us probably do have some hoarding tendencies when it comes to...
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    Re: SOTD Friday 10th April 2015

    In synch today by wearing the very rare Soir d'Orient. I hoard the remains of my decant fiercely because when it's gone, it's gone. I know it's silly to save it ... I have the day off today, but...
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    Re: Getting to know Helitrope

    I've tried several times to grow heliotrope and it was a huge FAIL. I read recently that it is terribly toxic to dogs, so I doubt I will try again.

    I meant to mention the Accord Parfait scent in...
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    Re: Room Scent Of The Day - April 2015

    I'm burning Scentsy Lilacs and Violets in the burner today. So spring-ish and a really nice lilac scent.
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 9th April 2015

    I'm wearing JPG Classique today.

    Happy birthday, cazaubon! :birthdays:

    hugs to all ...
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    Re: Getting to know Helitrope

    I love heliotrope!

    I've not tried the Crown or the LT Piver, but I do have Etro Heliotrope and I love it, it is very ethereal and airy.

    Have you tried L'Heure de Nuit? the heliotrope note...
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 8th April 2015

    Everything is fine ... there was a tornado very near us, but the storm weakened as it blew through.

    This is us:

    http://www.basenotes.net/attachment.php?attachmentid=36789&stc=1
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 8th April 2015

    I'm wearing L'Air du Shannon, a perfume oil blend I made with notes of blood orange, heliotrope, and dark amber.

    Tornado sirens going off here ... could be a long night.

    hugs to all ...
  24. Re: Today I dragged my mom into a perfume store and bought her..

    I'm sure your Mom will cherish it!
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 7th April 2015

    I'm wearing Bulgari Blu Notte today.
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 7th April 2015

    I'm wearing Bulgari Blu Notte today. It's been a really long time sincce my last wearing, it sort of disappeared in the perfume cabinent. I'm really enjoying this iris and chocolate martini today!...
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 5th April 2015

    I'm wearing Passage d'Enfer today.

    Happy Easter!
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 5th April 2015

    Happy Easter! I'm wearing Passage d'Enfer today.

    Sorry, Erin, about the game last night. If you are anything like me when it comes to our sports, you are feeling a little down today. ...
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 4th April 2015

    I'm wearing FM Bigarade Concentree today.
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 4th April 2015

    It was a day for working out in the yard ... raking, over-seeding, installing and painting a new mailbox and post, and other little odds and ends. I'm wearing FM Bigarade Concentree (for the first...
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    Re: Room Scent Of The Day - April 2015

    I'm burning Scentsy Coconut Cotton in my burner today. It's like a soft cotton t-shirt in the tropics ...

    Notes: sun-warmed cotton, creamy coconut milk, bright citrus and white sandalwood
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    Re: SOTD Friday 3nd April 2015

    I'm wearing Bond Andy Warhol Success Is A Job In NY today.
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    Sticky: Re: Synchronized Fridays 2015

    I'm wearing Bond Andy Warhol Success Is A Job In NY for our synch. I think it's a funny name for a fragrance ... Bond has now changed the name to Success Is the Essence Of NY and changed the bottle...
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    Re: SOTD Friday 3nd April 2015

    I'm in synch and wearing Bond Success Is A Job In NY ... IMO, a funny name for a fragrance. I love it though.

    I woke up just after midnight to the sound of hail slamming on our house ... luckily...
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 2nd April 2015

    I'm wearing Cuir de Lancome today.
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 2nd April 2015

    Awww, Betsey, I'm posting after you ... and I have often wondered if my posts get read late at night like this? I'm still working some pretty long days when on call and today was no different, 13+...
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 1st April 2015

    I'm wearing Chanel no5 today.
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 1st April 2015

    I'm wearing Chanel no5 today.

    Nope ... not an April Fool's Joke. I've been gone a while, but I'm back (at least for now anyway!) Thanks kalli for the encouragement and kindness.

    Sending...
  39. Thread: Off-Topic

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    My dog walks backwards out of the kitchen because she is afraid of sliding on the wood floors. It's so funny.
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, November 7, 2014

    I'm wearing Chanel no5 today.
  41. Re: Fragrances for mom in 60's, advice appreciated

    Exactly what I was going to say!
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    Re: SOTD Friday 7th November 2014

    I'm in synch today wearing Chanel no5. It is tied with Habanita as the oldest launch date (1921) in my collection.

    SO happy it's Friday! It's been a really long week and I'm not on call this...
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    I decided to go with release dates and I have two fragrances that were released in 1921: Habanita and Chanel no5. I picked no5 but I sort of wish I had gone with Habanita. Oh well ...

    I think...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, November 6, 2014

    I'm wearing Kerosene Unknown Pleasures today.
  45. Re: Fragrances that exude a "calming" effect.

    Tam Dao ... so Zen-like.
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 6th November 2014

    I'm wearing Kerosene Unknown Pleasures today ... perfect for a cool-ish Fall day!

    Thank you Jon! :beer:

    hugs to all ...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, November 5, 2014

    I'm wearing Havana Vanille today.
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    Re: Cuddly, Cozy Scent for Cold Weather

    When I think cuddly and cozy, I think SL Un Bois Vanille. Something about vanilla notes make a scent super comforting, IMO. I know you said no sweet scents, but try UBV anyway ... I don't think...
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 5th November 2014

    I'm wearing Havana Vanille today.

    ExtremeK, I'm with you on the early retirement ... I don't really think I can last 10 more years. I want it now, but I want/need money too. <big sigh>

    Jon,...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, November 4, 2014

    I'm wearing SL Fumerie Turque today.
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 4th November 2014

    It's an unoffical Serge Lutens Day! Funny how that works sometimes ... I'm also wearing a Serge: Fumerie Turque.

    30 Roses, election day will be happy when it's OVER ... I'm so sick of these damn...
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 2nd November 2014

    What is with all the ridiculously high prices lately? They are pricing me right out of the perfume buying market. I can't afford to purchase scents like this.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, November 2, 2014

    Glad to see you broke this out to help ensure the Chiefs victory today. Fans gotta do what they gotta do! :wink:

    I'm wearing Atelier Gold Leather today.
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 2nd November 2014

    I'm wearing Atelier Gold Leather today. Totally loving this on a cool Fall day full of football ... I'm on call for the hospital today, so crossing my fingers and toes I do not get called in during...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, October 31, 2014

    I'm wearing Back To Black today.

    Happy Halloween to everyone!
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, October 31, 2014

    In synch today and scent twins with kingfofsuede with By Kilian Back To Black.It's been a really long week at work ... I was asked to work today on my day off, so I actually worked about 60 hours...
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    I went with By Kilian Back To Black for today's synch. I love the tobacco + honey note in this, slightly boozy and a little smoky.
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 29th October 2014

    Hi all, just a super quick posting cuz the Royals are on in 6 minutes! I'm wearing Blue Amber for the occasion.


    GO ROYALS!
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    Re: SOTD, Sunday October 26, 2014

    I'm wearing Tocca Stella ... it is one of those multipurpose scents that are appropriate for any place, any time and since I had to work this morning it was a good choice.

    I watched the Chiefs...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, October 25, 2014

    I'm wearing Paul & Joe Bleu today.

    go Royals!
  61. Re: Need some recommendation from the ladies!

    My vote is for Jasmin Noir.
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    Re: S.O.T.D. Saturday, 25 October, 2014.

    I'm continuing the oriental vibe today with Paul & Joe Bleu. Bleu is a warm, fuzzy, cozy oriental in the classical sense of the genre. It reminds me a bit of Shalimar ... tone down the vanilla, and...
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    I love Orientals!

    I was in synch yesterday with Cinnabar, a classic spicy oriental for sure. I went through so many bottles of the stuff back in the day ... I wore it pretty much exclusively...
  64. Re: New Free to a Good Home (no requests please) - October-December 2014

    Thank you, darkdreams! PM sent.
  65. Thread: Off-Topic

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    Love the picture, kumquat! I kind of miss Nebraska being in the Big12 and playing Kansas every year ... but just kind of. :wink:
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    Re: S.O.T.D. Friday, 24 October, 2014.

    Late posting because I've been watching the Royals game! So jazzed! Anyway, I'm in synch today with Cinnabar. Totally love this one still ... even though I do not wear it as much as I used to back...
  67. Re: New Free to a Good Home (no requests please) - October-December 2014

    OH! Darkdreams, I would love to read that!
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 21th October 2014

    Scent twins with E in Oscar today. Mine is EDT from the 90's ... and I totally agree with you on the similarities between Oscar and LHB. And I love that painting you posted! Must look into that...
  69. Re: Tell me the notes that just don't work for you

    yep ... There are always exceptions to everything ... but that being said there are a few notes that are tricky for me: vetiver, anise (and licorice), grapefruit, galbanum, and grass notes.
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    Re: SOTD Monday 20th October 2014

    Hi everyone ... I've been MIA for a little over a week I think. I've had another flare up of my Rheumatoid Arthritis and haven't been up to posting. Actually several days that I didn't wear scent...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, October 12, 2014

    I'm wearing Black Cashmere today.
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    I wore Habanita (1921) for the synch on Friday. Habanita is a frag that I seldom wear to work. it's too big or too bad-girl or too something ... but Friday was a day when I was feeling a bit...
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    Re: SotD: Sunday 12th October 2014

    I'm loving the little bit cooler weather here and bringing out some of my heavier frags ... today it is Black Cashmere, yesterday it was Ambre Sultan. I went to Lawrence, KS yesterday for the...
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    Re: S.O.T.D. Friday, 10 October, 2014.

    Drive-by posting tonight with one eye on the Royals baseball game ... I'm in synch and scent twins with teardrop in Habanita from 1921.

    have a great Friday everyone ... more later.

    GO ROYALS!
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, October 9, 2014

    I'm wearing Traversee du Bosphore today.
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    Re: S.O.T.D. Thursday, 9 October, 2014.

    I'm wearing Traversee du Bosphore today. I've mentioned before how the different notes will take turns being the star. Well, today, I got a nutty sweetness that I had not noticed before. Of...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, October 8, 2014

    I'm wearing By Kilian Sweet Redemption today.
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 8th October 2014

    I'm wearing Sweet Redemption today. Another busy day taking my mom to the eye doctor and filling another box full of unwanted clothing from the closet.

    Sending belated birthday wishes to...
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    Re: S.O.T.D. Tuesday, 7 October, 2014.

    I'm wearing Le Baiser du Dragon today. I think this is a gorgeous one for Fall and even though the temperatures are still a little warm, it feels like Fall around here. Or maybe I'm just ready for...
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    I just took a look at the directory scents ... too bad that so many are discontinued. There were some very interesting and very pretty names!
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 4th October 2014

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    *it's actually a gentle bear hug!

    I'm wearing just a smidge of Oxford & Cambridge tonight ... I'm a little nauseated and O&C is very soothing. No worries, my RA medicine frequently...
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    Re: SOTD Friday 3rd October 2014

    I'm in synch today and also scent twins with kiliwia ... I'm wearing Lancome Hypnose too.

    Welcome Chris (kingofsuede)! :vrolijk_26:

    I love caipirinhas! We had them while in Punta Cana, DR and...
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    I'm scent twins with Kiliwia today ... I'm also wearing Hypnose. I usually get tons of compliments on Hypnose and today was no different. One of the Xray girls complimented me as I was walking by...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, September 29, 2014

    I'm wearing Gucci Eau de Parfum (the brown juice) today.

    Go Chiefs!
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    Re: SOTD, Monday 29th September, 2014

    I'm wearing Gucci Eau de Parfum (the brown juice) today and enjoying a day off. Cheese-y Chicken Chili in the crockpot, friends coming over to watch the game tonight ... Go Chiefs!

    hugs to...
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    Re: SOTD: Fridayy, September 26, 2014

    Several of us in Serge Lutens today ... mine is Boxeuses.

    Happy Friday everyone!
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    Re: S.O.T.D. Friday, 26 September, 2014.

    I'm in synch and wearing SL Boxeuses today. It's hard to pick a favorite perfumer ... sort of like picking a favorite child; some days you may like one more than the others. I do have several of...
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2014

    I see I'm not the only one who had trouble deciding on a favorite perfumer! I ended up wearing Christopher Sheldrake's Boxeuses today. I own many of his creations and several more listed on my wish...
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    Re: S.O.T.D. Thursday, 25 September, 2014.

    I'm wearing Cuir de Lancome today. I'm late getting home tonight ... it's after 10:00 PM here and it was almost midnight last night. I do have a day off tomorrow, will need it to recoup and...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, September 23, 2014

    I'm wearing Copper Skies today.
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    Re: S.O.T.D. Tuesday, 23 September, 2014.

    I'm wearing Copper Skies today ... and so ready to wear my amber frags with some consistency. I've not been wanting to wear them in the heat, but with a little chill in the air in the mornings they...
  92. Re: BN Meet-Up San Francisco, CA 9/19-9/21 2014

    Sounds like a great time! Well, except for poor kswer having his backpack jacked like that. (ratbastards!)

    Thanks for sharing!
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    Re: S.O.T.D. Monday, 22 September, 2014.

    I'm wearing SL Tubereuse Criminelle today. Not feeling quite up to par ... not really sick, but not totally well either. Off to bed ...

    Congrats to Miss Q and landing the perfect condo!
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    Re: S.O.T.D. Friday, 19 September, 2014.

    Not in synch today ... I was pretty stumped by today's synch, and I was running late this morning, and I stood in front of the perfume cabinet and couldn't think ... in a half panic, I ended up...
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    Re: S.O.T.D. Thursday, 18 September, 2014.

    I'm wearing Hypnose today. I'm so tired ... can't believe I'm heading to bed by 8:45.

    Happy anniversary, Mr and Mrs Mocha :beer:

    Have a great time, Mike, and safe travels to all who are going...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, September 17, 2014

    I'm wearing Dioressence today.
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    Re: Bee bottle Derby vs Wood frame Derby

    The bee bottle wasn't vintage though, same juice just repackaged (or so they say :smiley:).
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 17th September 2014

    I'm wearing Dioressence today ... I've been pretty busy for a day off with nothing planned!

    Take care, Erin ... hope you are feeling better very soon! (I love watching HGTV!)
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, September 16, 2014

    I'm wearing Chanel no5 today.
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    Re: SotD - Tuesday, 16 September, 2014

    I'm wearing Chanel no5 today. I asked the random button on my wardrobe to pick me out something and it chose no5. I wasn't sure about that so I asked a second time ... again no5. Not going to ask...
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