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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2018

    Many thanks to everyone who have participated in Synchronized Friday 2018 :beer:

    Hope to see you all in the Synchronized Friday 2019 thread :smiley:
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    For IsoESuperman's BN Day I will be syncing with 4160 Tuesdays Doe In The Snow.
    https://fimgs.net/mdimg/perfume/375x500.29119.jpg...
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    How would you view artistic?

    I think of artistic as creative, innovative, expressive.

    You know who would be a good fit for artistic, Neil Morris.
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    4160 Tuesdays and Andy Tauer both come to mind for IsoESuperman's BN Day
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    My interpretation of what would be defined artisan - something niche, something that wasn't meant for a mainstream audience but more specifically for fragrance connoisseurs who appreciate scents as a...
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    Went with two Guerlains Iris Ganache (SOTD) and Spritueuse Double Vanille (SOTE)
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    I went with Tom Ford Noir de Noir
    https://fimgs.net/mdimg/perfume/375x500.1822.jpg
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    For Kewarts Day, instead of taking the safe conservative pick, I want to go all out and be more daring but I might get called out at work for wearing something inappropriate at the office....
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2018

    Someone already has nominated you for a BN Day for next year.
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    In sync today with Indult Tihota. I would dedicate this one to Vernona who is sadly no longer active on BN. She was fond of quite a few genres including vanilla and gourmands.
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    Syncing with Givenchy Pi
    https://fimgs.net/mdimg/perfume/375x500.39.jpg
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    Yeah what did I just do? I unleashed Pandora's box. :2vrolijk_08:

    Spoil the fun and wear an Avon fragrance :evil:
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    What would take the cake for this week's sync would be Avon bottles:
    https://leahsblushingrose.files.wordpress.com/2015/04/vintage-avon-bottles-1.jpg
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    I don't have much to work with in regards to odd shape bottles. I do have my very old bottle of Givenchy Pi.
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    I will be going with a Guerlain as well with Un Air de Samsara. I was looking for a bright refreshing aromatic scent. I also had in consideration Sous Le Vent and No 19.

    So far the weather has...
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    Nice France... I was a doing a google search of this city and over half the images consisted of beaches. It got me thinking that this city would've been great for the spring and/or summer months....
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    I have only ONE attar in all of my samples: Amouge Al Badar. I didn't get a chance to wear it on Friday so I'll wear it in the coming days instead.
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    Pulling out Dior Eau Noire for the day time and TF Noir de Noir for the evening.
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    An excellent choice for today's sync. Mugler has quite a few nice blue bottles.
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    Went with Shay and Blue Watermelon
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    A nice choice and I do like the display.
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    I don't recall seeing these bottles, they look rather interesting :thumbsup:
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    No Blue bottles in my collection but I'd be more than happy to wear a sample that corresponds to a blue bottle fragrance for Shade's BN Day :)
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    What are these bottles suppose to look like? Black and gold flames?
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    This is a great choice to start off fall :thumbsup:
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    Samples cost more than this! :grin:
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    Should I go with Philosykos?
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2018

    Good stuff :thumbsup:
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    PL, I had a feeling you would jump in. ;)
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    Unfortunately I'm still in the midst of my cold so I can't smell anything at the moment.:sad:

    If I was healthy it would've been Rose Flash, so someone else would need to wear it for me.
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2018

    Another good choice :thumbsup:
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    The original Rive Gauche is also good. Bottle worthy IMO if you can find one.
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2018

    Excellent choice :thumbsup:
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2018

    For Epapsiou's Vintage Day this will be a very special day for me as I will be debuting my newest Creed acquisition

    Creed Verveine Narcisse
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    That works :thumbsup:
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    Fracas has an animalistic musk note right? That's one possible solution
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    The notes of civet and musk come to mind for an animalistic scent. That's how I would interpret zoo week.

    Creed Bois de Santal, a animalistic fecal opening that evolves into a wonderful sandalwood...
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    Interesting. Until now I was only aware of fragranced shampoos as the closet thing a dog would be to wearing that is a fragrance scent. :grin:
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    This would've been a great complement getter scent ... from animals:
    https://funfactz.com/res/uploads/fact/3539/right-pizza-hut-perfume-600.jpg
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    Went with Frapin 1270, I think dogs will appreciate the boozy gourmand accord.

    I think if I had a fragrance that emulated the smell of bacon that would've been the perfect fit! :grin:
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    Syncing with Neil Morris Earthtones #6 Amazon Jungle

    Neil's notes: Rich, green and humid with Aldehydes, Ylang Ylang, Green Tea, Green Tangerine, Dark Musk, Cade and Dark Patchouli.
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    Regretfully I have no scents to show for this weeks sync, so I must sideline again.:sad:
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    Strangely enough, I don't think I have any samples from Bertrand Duchaufour at the moment. I just did a recent browse on Fragrantica.

    His fragrance profile from Fragrantica:...
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2018

    You smell good in Doe In the Snow :thumbsup:
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    If It means anything I also went with Guerlain Sous Le Vent for the evening. This one was warm weather friendly. :smiley:
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    Happy BNer Day Trilby Lark! :smiley:

    Unless otherwise I plan to sit this one out during the daytime. Play by air for the evening.
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    The weather isn't cooling down anytime soon so there's a chance I won't sync during the day at least.
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    Another memorable film from the 1990's :thumbsup:
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    Casablanca was a classic, excellent choice! :thumbsup: Around the same time Citizen Kane came out which was something I could've used for inspiration.
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    Like your selection :thumbsup:
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    A favorite of mine as well! :smiley: It makes me miss the year 1999!
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    Wonderful inspiration! :thumbsup:
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    Unfortunately I wasn't able to get home early enough so I couldn't sync again in the evening. Forced to take the dumb reach pick instead.
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    Since the weather has warmed up a bit I probably will have hold off on a much more potent heavy scent into the evening.

    Instead I will sync with Creed Virgin Island Water. My inspiration is based...
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    Perfume to wear to a hypothetical screening of your favorite cinema

    I would interpret this as past & present films, since the former would be a lot easier to work with.

    If I was around in 1972...
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    Me too! :smiley:
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    Excellent choice! :thumbsup:
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    I'm getting pretty close to finishing my first bottle which means I want to get another backup bottle likely towards the end of the year so that could happen. :wink:

    I noticed that Tihota is...
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    I went with another one of Vernona's enablement attempts, this one failed though - MFK Aqua Universalis Forte
    https://fimgs.net/images/perfume/375x500.12710.jpg
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    Thats how I bought two bottles of Tihota! Oh there was Vaniglia del Madagascar I bought as well. That was Vernona's enablement, I dodged a few other ones. Since we both enjoy vanilla scents she took...
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    I remembered she tried really hard to convince me to buy this.
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    I will be going with Creed Virgin Island Water. This was something Vernona had in her wardrobe for some time. A nice fun scent to wear by the ocean, definitely a nice fit for Split Croatia.
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    Split Croatia this time of the year, I imagined it to be fairly warm and pleasant. Just a very beautiful place to be in:
    https://www.croatiaweek.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/Beach-1024x558.jpg...
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    It would be Croatia's first final and an opportunity to win one!

    This week's sync coincides with the World Cup, I didn't expect this to happened when planning this list back in December! What...
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    ComDiva, it comes down to using one's imagination of what s/he believes would best fit for a particular city and country. There's no right or wrong choice for these syncs.
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    I'm sweating from the excessive heat... the essence of rose radiating off of me ;)

    Never tried ROS one before. Would you consider this dark like POAL? Any other favorite rose scents you enjoy?...
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    I'm finding it really difficult to wear rose based scents in near 90 degree weather. Tomorrow it will be in the mid upper 90s and will remain that way well into next week so I probably will need to...
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    Now I'm going with some vintage TF Noir de Noir
    https://fimgs.net/images/perfume/375x500.1822.jpg
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    Another interesting one from NM is: A Rose is a Rose
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    I've decided to take Cestrum's advice and wear as many rose scents as I possibly can! :evil:

    I've moved on to Frederic Malle Une Rose
    https://fimgs.net/images/perfume/375x500.2851.jpg
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    Get 'fragrance dressed' so you can sync with the rest of us! :grin:
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    I would suggest Une Rose as your next choice, I may choose to wear it later. :smiley:
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    That's the spirit!:smiley: :thumbsup:
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    How do you like this one? :smiley:
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    I like NdN, but only the dark vintage juice. It has a good amount of depth and complexity and same could be said with POAL. I also enjoy SL La Fille de Berlin a very dark/deep elegant rose.
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    I haven't smelled Black Aoud. Most rose oud scents I've smelled lacked a strong presence of oud, Rose d'Arabie, Oud Satin Mood for example.

    I do like dark rose scents like POAL if it means...
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    Go for it! :thumbsup: I don't think I've smelled that one before. How does Thirty-Three compare to Oud Silk Mood?
    I think it's a darker and deeper rose oud combo.
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    I will start the sync with Tauerville Rose Flash. Jammy rose for warm 80s degree weather :shocked:

    Anyone care to be my twin? :smiley:

    https://fimgs.net/images/perfume/375x500.28165.jpg
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    You know I think have enough samples to construct a rose marathon! ;) One rose sample for every hour for 24 hours and by the end I'll be a stinky rose man! :evil:

    The weather will be terrible...
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    I got some good old vintage juice from my good pals Cestrum and PL :vrolijk_26: YSL Rive Gauche, Coty La Rose Jacqueminot, Creed Fluer de the Rose Bulgare.

    Then I got a couple of bottles from my...
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2018

    Double synced with Guerlain Sous Le Vent this evening.
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    I decided to go with Guerlain Un Air de Samsara for Zephyr1973's BN day :smiley:

    It's green

    It's bright

    It's an aromatic

    It has 'air' in the name
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    Up to the imagination of each individual. My interpretation was aromatic, an airy fragrance.
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    To celebrate Zephyr's Aromatic BN day - I have a few obvious choices. I could go for Sous Le Vent which is probably my favorite aromatic by far or go for something like Aubepine Acacia.

    Bright...
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    WF it's good to see you! You've been missed! :smiley:
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    You know it might've been a tablet that we were all seeing like these:
    https://static.westernjournal.com/ct/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/Orphic_Gold_Tablet.jpg

    Just by the angle and how it was...
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    I liked Scent of Oger so much that I reapplied for the evening! ;)
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    A special decant has finally arrived one in which I've been waiting years to try. It happens to be compatible for warm weather which makes it the perfect choice for today's sync. I'm pleased to say...
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2018

    One more light hearted image, statues that are positioned to appeared as if a selfie was taken:
    Link:https://www.boredpanda.com/statue-selfies/...
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    Here Red, I think you might like this ;)
    http://i1.wp.com/www.articlecats.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/greek-laptop_759.jpg?resize=768%2C427
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    That definitely doesn't depict a laptop. That could've been a mirror or glass reflection of some sort, a literature, a relic... anything but a laptop.
    ...
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    Re: Synchronized Fridays 2018

    Perhaps the smell of orange groves might make good for a summer scent.
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    Interesting...the unibrow made me raise an eyebrow lol!
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    Towards the end of this week we're expecting the first major heat wave for this year. I will likely pick something aromatic either citrusy or green.
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    You forgot controversy. Without Aventus there wouldn't be a subform for crazed individuals obsessing over batch codes. :tongue:
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    If I still had a sample of this I might've went with Aftelier Momento Mori. This one is noted for smelling like death or something decaying. This would be great to represent Hades, god of the...
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    I decided to go for something darker for the evening - Kilian Black Phantom. I'll admit I didn't put as much thought into this one as for the SOTD. I wasn't going to reach for Antaeus or Kouros which...
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    I will sync with Diptyque Philosykos. My inspiration came from the interest of imagining myself on the islands of Greece by the sea a few thousand years ago. Immerse myself with Greek culture and its...
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    Creed could add that context to their origin.

    House of Creed believed god and goddesses wore fragrances and using their (Olivier & Co) imagination they created fragrances that they believed that...
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    I could wear Antaeus but I would be cheating myself out of a very a creative and thoughtful decision process.

    I've worn Creed the last few syncs, I really don't want to make another excuse to...
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