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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 14th December, 2017

    Datura Noir.
    More snow last night and the icy, sloping driveway is back again. Grrr!
    I need to get out sometime this month.
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    Re: Sensual fragrances

    Mauboussin (also by Nagel)
    Ambre et Vanille (E. Coudray.)
    Anne Pliska - if you can find it!!
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    Re: Christmas Party Fragrance?

    La Nuit de l'Homme would be my pick.
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 13th December, 2017

    Good morning.
    My SOTD is Ivoire.
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    Re: Need gift suggestions!!

    Dior Hypnotic Poison
    La Vie Est Belle (Lancome)
    La Petite Robe Noire (Guerlain)
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 12th December, 2017

    Wishing Easyfish a very Happy Birthday!
    Lovely photos as always Jon.
    Congratulations to Erin.

    I am wearing Encens Flamboyant and now that it is freezing outside
    it feels perfect. I didn't enjoy...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 11th December, 2017

    Oh no!! I love Cuir Beluga - do hope your bottle materialises very soon. It may be the bad
    weather. I am waiting for an Amazon package for my sons birthday on Friday!
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 11th December, 2017

    We still have deep snow here and zero degree temperatures.

    I am going to wear Bombay Bling as an exuberant pick-me-up!
    Another Duchaufour creation that is brilliantly blended and paints
    such a...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 10th December, 2017

    Be careful what you wish for Teardrop! We've never seen snow
    like it and have been stuck in the house for three days now.
    Hubbie has just got the snow plough attachment out now.
    Happy Birthday...
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    Re: Potency - One spray or many??

    For certain scents (Angel, Fendi, Loulou I'm looking at you!) one spray
    is quite enough. For others I sometimes need around six. You feel you are
    getting your money's worth with the heavy hitters...
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    Re: NEW: Frederic Malle - Music For a While!

    Oh I love the sound of these notes although it could be
    a bit on the sweet side. I may order a sample.
    I used to sing this song whilst doing vocal training at
    college:...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 9th December, 2017

    Good morning!
    I think I may be turning into a squirrel - went to bed at
    11p.m. and only woke up at 10 a.m. The snow is still
    thick on the ground here and I am going to wear some
    Alien.
    Do hope...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 8th December, 2017

    More photos (this time my own!) :-

    https://i.imgur.com/DYpT0yG.jpg?1
    https://i.imgur.com/2OVCFOe.jpg?1

    Yes good old dropbox always loads them sideways on!!
    I have lit the log fire and done...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 8th December, 2017

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    We have our first snow of 2017 in Shropshire.
    Not my photo (from out local paper.)
    I am going to try and drive to a volunteers buffet lunch
    wearing Fendi.
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 6th December, 2017

    Velvet Orchid,
    Have a good day all!
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 5th December, 2017

    I have changed my scent already! Jour de Fete just didn't last or
    cut it so I'm on to Ambre et Vanille by E. Coudray and purring like
    a cat!
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 5th December, 2017

    Good morning peeps.
    I got up early this morning (son going to London
    on the train) so am easing myself gently into
    the day with Jour de Fete. Enjoy your Tuesday
    whatever you are doing. Make each...
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    Re: Artistic fragrances that tell a story

    It is indeed a lovely wonderful scent -quite unisex - and another Duchaufour creation for
    Eau d'Italie like Sienne l'Hiver was. He is definitely a master story-teller/mood setter.
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    Re: Artistic fragrances that tell a story

    It is indeed a lovely wonderful scent -quite unisex - and another Duchaufour creation for
    Eau d'Italie like Sienne l'Hiver was. He is definitely a master story-teller/mood setter.
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 2nd December, 2017

    Good morning!
    I wore some of my original Fendi last night at a
    neighbours get-together. I received several compliments
    all from women and can still smell traces of it this morning.
    It is a...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 1st December, 2017

    In synch with Angel. I can only wear this iconic creation
    in the depth of winter, when the icy temperatures make it sing.
    In the warmer months it becomes a sweet, sticky mess and is too
    cloying...
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    Sticky: Re: Synchronized Fridays 2017

    I don't often wear Angel but as it's freezing cold outside and we are
    just into December I will spray it on today. For me it needs really cold
    temperatures to bring out its quirky...
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    Re: Help with christmas selection

    Matsuri - Annayake
    Angel - Thierry Mugler (but she will have heard of this one!)
    Ambre et Vanille - E.Coudray
    Black Orchid - Tom Ford
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 30th November, 2017

    Black Orchid.
    I'm in a "don't mess with me mood," this morning!
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 29th November, 2017

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    Freezing here today! After feeding all the hungry birds and squirrels in our garden, I have a weigh and measure booked at the gym, so will need to defrost the car.
    Keep warm scented...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 28th November, 2017

    Happy Birthday dear Kumquat!
    Great story, Jon.
    I am wearing Le Baiser du Dragon and trying to keep going,
    despite a heavy cold that refuses to go.
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    Re: Artistic fragrances that tell a story

    Two scents that told stories for me are Sienne l'Hiver by Duchaufour
    for and Divine's L'Infante - or rather they took me on a particular olfactory
    journey.
    I could imagine myself on the cold,...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 26th November, 2017

    Happy Birthday to Mike!
    My SOTD is Alien by Mugler.
    I am going to two Christmas craft fairs/stalls today.
  29. Re: Which of your scents bloom in the coldest weather?

    I've just remembered another one I used to wear at this time of year -
    Youth Dew Amber Nude. Sadly I finished my 30ml bottle last year and then they discontinued
    it (why??) It now goes for a small...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 25th November, 2017

    It's cold here and I have a cold (double cold!!)
    Cinnabar is the only thing to cut through it and for me
    to be able to smell. Other people might want to keep
    away though.
    Glad you are having a...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 24th November, 2017

    Happy Birthday, Persolaise!

    I am in synch with Mediterranean Fig by Pacifica with its
    sandalwood base.
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    Oh yes, Samsara is fabulous on a cold day!
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 23rd November, 2017

    Happy Turkey day to all those over the pond!

    I am in Vanille Fruite by Molinard, which always makes
    me feel happy and cosy, - just what I need on this bitterly
    cold, blustery day.
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    Sticky: Re: Synchronized Fridays 2017

    I am thinking of wearing Mediterranean Fig by Pacifica for tomorrow's
    sandalwood day. It as quite a bit of sandalwood in the drydown.
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 22nd November, 2017

    Huge congratulations to Mr and Mrs HoP! I bet you smelled fantastic.

    Love the bird photos, Jon.

    I am wearing lashings of Loulou on a chilly, windy day.
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 21st November, 2017

    Black Orchid.
    Have a good day everyone and keep warm!
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 20th November, 2017

    Happy Birthday to Kotori and Luca Turin!

    I am wearing Feminite du Bois
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 19th November, 2017

    I am actually wearing a sample but have no clue as to what it is!!
    I do vaguely recognise it but can't quite pin it own - nice though.
    What a shame we don't have a way of smelling ourselves on...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 18th November, 2017

    Loulou by Cacharel.
    Another concert tonight - Venetian Baroque - with music
    by Vivaldi, Torelli, Monteverdi, Galuppi and Albinoni.

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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 17th November, 2017

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    I am wearing the above scent to see if it blooms in the cold weather.
    It is also a scent I have never worn in a work situation so in synch too.

    I have always been slightly afraid of...
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    I have a bottle of Empreinte that I rarely use. iI will definitely try some on this cold morning.
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 16th November, 2017

    Feminite du Bois.
    Cold but sunny here this afternoon.
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 15th November, 2017

    All this talk of vintage Samsara has got me wanting to wear it again.
    I have a teensy bit left in a bottle a very kind Basenoter sent me and I
    am saving it for the Christmas party season.
    I have...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 14th November, 2017

    Hednic

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    I am wearing Mure et Musc Extreme.
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 13th November, 2017

    So glad you are feeling better Robin-in Fl and wearing the beautiful
    Samsara.
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    Thanks for your blooming lovely replies so far!
  47. Which of your scents bloom in the coldest weather?

    It's turned relatively chilly here this week and I am seeking my
    most warming perfumes to counteract the icy blast.

    I have Cinnabar, Opium, Ambre et Vanille, Hypnotic Poison and Feminite du Bois,...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 13th November, 2017

    Loulou by Cacharel.

    So nice you can remember your sister in that way, Toujours Mink.

    It's turned very cold here this week and I am seeking out some thermal underwear
    to put under my clothes...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 12th November, 2017

    Happy Birthday PerfumedLady!

    I am wearing Clarins Eau Ressourcante and recovering from
    a day of entertaining friends yesterday. We went for a long walk down by the
    River Severn after lunch and I...
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    Re: What fragrance can help relieve stress?

    I find Clarins Eau Ressourcante is my "go to" scent
    in this respect. It contains essential oils and smells of basil, lemon, cedar, iris and benzoin. It calms me down and gives me inner strength.
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    Re: DO you own a poppy scent?

    I have to confess I forgot to wear the poppy scent this
    morning but I have put one on tonight - Demeter Red Poppy.
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    Re: Opinions on macho men's fragrances

    Wear what you want, Hugh V! If you find some of the latest male offerings lean too
    much towards the feminine side then by all means go for something more macho.
    We have a mutual friend, who wears...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 11th November, 2017

    Good morning scented people.
    My SOTD is Lolita Lempicka.
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    Re: DO you own a poppy scent?

    Love the ides of a "Gueule de Bois" perfume!!
    Would it smell of projectile alcohol maybe?(Another
    fantasy note..)
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    DO you own a poppy scent?

    I started a thread on scents with a poppy note way back in 2013 and it was
    generally decided that poppies don't lend themselves to perfumery as they
    smell of very little save a hazy, indeterminate...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 8th November, 2017

    It's sunnier than yesterday and I am picking my son up from
    the station later, following his week in Barcelona.
    I am wearing Molinard's Vanille Fruite. (sorry can't do the acute
    accent!)
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 7th November, 2017

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    Rain, rain and more rain!
    Staying indoors and practising my choir pieces using
    youtube clips for a concert next week.
    Love the feeling Mitsouko lends to Autumn.
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    Re: Best 3 male fragrance for female

    Eau Sauvage
    Dior Homme
    Lolita Lempicka au Masculin
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 6th November, 2017

    It wasn't my actual car but you get the idea, She passed the test by the way, which is amazing as I have
    done over 100,000 miles in her since we first got together in 2004.
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 6th November, 2017

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    I have woken up to a bright, sunny morning.
    I need to take my old car in for an MOT and do
    some food shopping, whilst waiting for the result.
    Hopefully the old girl will pass!

    Also...
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    Re: Lipstick of the Day - What ya wearing?

    Charlotte Tilbury Bitch Perfect.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 5th November, 2017

    Lovely photos as always, Jon.


    I am wearing Mauboussin.
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 4th November, 2017

    Another Rochas for me this morning : Tocade.
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    Ambre et Vanille - Vibrant Male Eel.
    Lolita Lempicka = Alkali Mice Plot.

    Two for you to guess :
    I Took Sum
    Friday At Polo Art
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 3rd November, 2017

    Enjoy your short break in Bruges, Jon.
    Looking forward to some more of your wonderful
    photos!

    I am synching with the spice queen that is Cinnabar.
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    Sticky: Re: Synchronized Fridays 2017

    I think I shall wear Cinnabar tomorrow . It's definitely
    the spiciest scent in my collection.
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 2nd November, 2017

    Comme Une Evidence by Yves Rocher.
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    Re: New moderators and community manager

    Congratulations and welcome to our new mods and Community Manager,
    We appreciate all the work you do.
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 1st November, 2017

    Morning all.
    Calligraphy Rose for me today.
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 30th October, 2017

    It's very chilly here this morning and feels
    like winter. I am wrapped in an enveloping mist
    of Roma by Laura Biagiotti.
    Keep warm and safe my friends.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 29th October, 2017

    Good evening scented ones!
    I am recovering from a full on weekend with my
    sister and her 9 year-old daughter. After a 70's disco,
    a day of magic and potions a la Harry Patter at our local museum,...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 27th October, 2017

    Happy Birthday Kagey!

    I am going to a 70's charity Disco tonight and will use some of my
    very precious Mary Quant Havoc to go with my Agnetha from Abba
    hair and maxi skirt. This NOT a photo...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 26th October, 2017

    SOTE is Tom Ford Black Orchid.
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    Re: Smelled on the Street

    I smelled lots of Mugler Aura in Nice airport last week.
    It seemed to be coming out of the aircon it was so prevalent!
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 26th October, 2017

    Go for it. Teardrop! I am sure you will do just fine.

    My SOTD is Vanille Fruite by Molinard. I need me some
    vanilla on this cold, damp morning.
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 25th October, 2017

    Yes indeed - many congrats to Hednic for 10 years of wonderful
    postings on Basenotes!

    I am wearing vintage Opium. Very sticky and tarry after all this time but
    still glorious.
  77. Re: What Lifetime movie title would make a great fragrance name?

    Paris Can Wait.
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    Re: Five Letter Game

    Can Lisa Ever Act Normally?

    DDDTT
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 24th October, 2017

    Good morning all.
    I am wearing Mitsouko on this gloomy, damp,
    chilly morning, I am driving to Oswestry for a bone
    density scan later this afternoon. I am hoping all my work at the
    gym has...
  80. Re: A peculiar vintage Chanel advert for Cuir de Russie?

    I think there was a time in the late sixties when English women
    wore rather androgynous perfumes. My mum, who was super feminine to
    look at, used to wear this:
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    Smelling an old bottle of...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 23rd October, 2017

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    Happy Birthday HouseOfPhlegethon

    My SOTD is Comme Une Evidence by Yves Rocher.
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    I have just returned from Nice, where I bought some savon de Marseilles
    (in the local market) scented with Pastis (a licorice-like liqueur) It is really unusual
    and refreshing.
    I also love the...
  83. Thread: Bury me in ...

    by kewart
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    Re: Bury me in ...

    Feminite du Bois (original.)
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 22nd October, 2017

    I actually bought a soap scented with pastis! Sounds a bit weird but it smells really good. I could spend hours
    and a small fortune in Cours Saleya. Fragonard has a lovely shop there too.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 22nd October, 2017

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    As requested - a few potos of our holiday on the Cote d'Azur last week. I have no idea why they are side-on!! The first is of the coast at Nice and the second is a soap stall in the...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 21st October, 2017

    Datura Noire by Serge Lutens.
    Back to reality after a few days off in the Cote d'Azur.
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 16th October, 2017

    Happy Birthday Redneck Perfumisto!
    We are just about to travel to Liverpool airport to
    catch a plane to Nice (remnants of hurricane Ophelia
    permitting!)
    I will report back at the weekend....
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 15th October, 2017

    ROBERTO - how could I miss it was your birthday?

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    Hope you had a wonderful day.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 15th October, 2017

    Good morning and Happy Sunday to you all.

    We are predicted a lovely, sunny day in the U.K.
    today so I plan to soak up a few rays this afternoon.

    My SOTD is Le Parfum de Therese. If scents have...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 14th October, 2017

    Good morning. i am wearing Joop Le Bain.
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 13th October, 2017

    Happy Friday one and all.
    My thoughts are with those of you suffering in California.
    I am synching in Donna Karan Gold.
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 12th October, 2017

    N.Cal - sending sympathy and hope your way.
    I am wearing Mauboussin and preparing for my
    day running the local Day Centre for the
    elderly. We are talking about hats today and the members are ...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 11th October, 2017

    Eau Ressourcante by Clarins.
    Enjoy your new suite CuddleCat.
    We are off to Nice next Monday and I can't wait!
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 10th October, 2017

    Good morning!
    I am wearing a mixture of Donna Karan Essence Wenge and
    Feminite du Bois as a woody experiment.
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 9th October, 2017

    SOTE is Molinard Vanille.
  96. Re: Chasing Beloved Scents as Notes and Accords in Perfume

    The perfumes that really made an impression on me in my youth were
    vintage Eau Sauvage and Diorissimo (God bless you Christian Dior!)
    I have always appreciated the smell of Lily of the Valley after...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 9th October, 2017

    Feel well again soon Astaldohen.
    Happy Birthday to Furrypine and JaimeB.

    I decided to put on some Timbuktu this morning, on a
    whim, from box of five 7ml bottles I bought from l'Artisan...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 8th October, 2017

    Joining Jon by wearing another autumnal beauty - Mitsouko.
    If ever a perfume was meant to be worn at this time of year, this
    has to be it.

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    Re: What is this frag please?

    Have you tried it? If so what does it smell like?
    More clues needed I think,
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 7th October, 2017

    ((Dora!))
    I am layering Donna Karan Gold with her Essence Wenge.
    It smells just right for this colder weather we are having.
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