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    Re: All right ladies, loveliest Jasmine scent ever

    For a long time, SL A la nuit has been my absolute favourite jasmine scent, although I never bought it. Until, a couple of weeks ago, i helplessly fell in love with Jasmin de Nuit (The Different...
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    Re: Sampled SL Borneo 1834.

    I am just coming back from the Salons du Palais Royal .... with a bottle of Bornéo 1834 .... this stuff is heaven ...
    I do not like Angel but Borneo is a wonderful, dark gourmand, a licorice and...
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    Re: SOTD THURSDAY 1ST SEPTEMBER

    Vanille Exquise (Annick Goutal)
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    Re: New perfume blog out there

    Thanks for the info.
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    Re: SOTD WEDNESDAY 31ST AUGUST

    Balkis (P de Nicolai).
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    Re: Shalimar Light being phased out...

    May be it goes just away for the cold season ???


    Donna, Bergamot comes from Calabria :-)
  7. Thread: Lemon

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    Re: Lemon

    Try Annick Goutal Eau d'Hadrien
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    Re: Terracotta / Voile d'Ete

    Yep, those are one and the same.

    BTW, the good news is (thanks Cedric for reporting this from your last visit of Guerlain Champs Elysées), that Voile d'été is now available at the Guerlain...
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    Re: SotD Tuesday 30 August

    Cristalle (Chanel).
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    Re: SotD Monday 29 August

    Rosa Flamenca (Rosine).
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    Re: TGIF! SotD Friday 26 August

    Vetiver Tonka - Hermès
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    Re: SotD August 25th

    Royal Bain (Caron)
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    Re: Flowerbomb Extrême.

    I was already not impressed by the existing Flowerbomb - I do not expect anything tremendeous really from the extreme version except more hype ...
  14. Thread: Autumn scents

    by elysee
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    Re: Autumn scents

    I completely forgot to mention Royal Bain (Caron). This is such a wonderful autumn scent, it speaks of overripe fruit and flowers and has just the right powdery vanilla base.
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    Re: SotD Wednesday 24 August

    Rose Poivrée - The Different Company
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    Re: Cedriceccentric at "The house of Guerlain".

    Thanks for great post !

    I had completely overseen the "Quand vient l'été" , one of my all time favourite Guerlains (Voile d'été).
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    Re: SotD Tuesday 23 August

    Musc Ravageur Huile à tout faire + EdP
  18. Thread: Autumn scents

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    Re: Autumn scents

    I love to wear Daim Blond in automn.

    For the last sunny days, the warmer ones just before it is getting definitely colder, my favourite is Eau du Mure by MPG.
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    Re: Best Serge Lutens?

    Really tough question,

    Tubereuse Criminelle and Chergui from the exclusive line, Un Bois Vanille and Daim Blond from the Export line.
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    Re: SotD Tuesday 16 August

    Burberry Brit EdP
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    Re: New: Frederic Malle Carnal Flower.

    Hope the fragrance is much better than the name ... Carnal Flower :-(
    The description sounds wonderful and Dominique Ropion normally always delivers exceeding to promisses. Another deception is the...
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    Re: SotD Wednesday 10 August

    Lipstick Rose
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    Re: SotD Tuesday 9 August

    Paris YSL EdT
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    Re: TGIF! SotD Friday 5 August

    Chanel No. 5
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    Re: SotD Thursday 4 August

    Bois Farine - L'Artisan Parfumeur
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    Re: Perfume Bay competition

    I have submitted two - more to come .... :-)
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    Re: SotD Wednesday 3 August

    Bois de Paradis - Delrae Roth
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    Re: FM Perfume de Therese

    This is my very favourite scent.
    The incredible thing about it is that whenever you wear it, it smells never exactly the same ! Sometimes it is all melon and violet, sometimes a gorgeous chypre,...
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    Re: Cinnamon recomendations?

    Ambre Narguilé (Hermès) has a very beautiful cinnamon note.
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    Re: SotD, Tuesday 2. August

    Eau d'Hiver (Editions de Parfums Frédéric Malle).
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    Re: Kenzo Jungle L'Éléphant (1996)

    When Jungle L'Elephant came out in 1996, gourmand orientals were not yet à la mode. Lolita Lempicka or Hypnotic Poison would be available only 1 or 2 years later. (I will not speak here of Mugler's...
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    Re: SotD Monday 1 August

    Un Bois Vanille - surprisingly well fitting and summerly !
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    Re: TGIF! SotD Friday 29 July

    AG Petite Chérie
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    Re: SotD Thursday 28 July

    Cristalle EdP for a hot hot hot day.
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    Re: SotD Wednesday 27 July

    Le Parfum de Thérèse (FM)
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    Re: SOTD Friday June 24th

    Bigarade Concentrée for me. Its hot ..... very hot ...........
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    Re: SotD Tuesday March 8th

    Musc Ravageur (F. Malle).
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    Re: SotD Monday March 7th

    Great you are back online !

    I am wearing Chergui (Serge Lutens).
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    Re: SotD Wednesday Feb 16th

    Teint de Neige - Lorenzo Villoresi.
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    Re: NEW from Kenzo - COULEURS

    Scenteur, they are available at "La Bulle Kenzo" only.
    La Bulle Kenzo is a new Kenzo flagship store in Paris especially dedicated to SPA and wellness.

    The colour fragrances have been developped...
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    Re: SotD Friday Jan 21st

    Today is Shalimar-Day !

    TGIF !
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday, January 19

    Bois Farine (L'Artisan Parfumeur).
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    Re: SotD Tuesday Jan 18th

    Lipstick Rose (F. Malle)
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    Re: SotD Monday Dec 17th

    Bois de Paradis (Delrae Roth)
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    Re: Smelled SLs Miel de Bois yesterday.

    It sounds indeed interesting but why oh why does it have to be another woodsy scent ?
    Serge Lutens does a great job whenever he creates a floral-- I was hoping he would sort out another one for...
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    Re: SOTD Thursday, January 13

    Un Bois Vanille (S. Lutens).
  47. Thread: 1000 & Paris

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    Re: 1000 & Paris

    I am with Ladylonestar - I cannot see the similarities.
    Paris is a breeze of warm air filled with flowers compared to the much more opulent 1000.
  48. Thread: Dressing up!

    by elysee
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    Re: Dressing up!

    I voted for ThŽrse as I have worn this so many times to evening events.
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    Re: SotD Tuesday Jan 11th

    "Balkis" (Patricia de Nicolai)
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    Re: SotD Monday Jan 10th

    Musc Ravageur (Fragrance AND Huile ˆ tout faire).
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    Re: POLL: Most underrated men's & women's scents

    Ladies : Gem (Van Cleef & Arpels) : such a great scent, soft, sexy ....

    Men : Fahrenheit (Dior) :
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    Re: What are your 10 favorite "dress up" scents?

    Great Topic !


    Le Parfum de ThŽrse
    Musc Ravageur
    Coco
    Tubereuse Criminelle
    Chanel No. 5
    Une Rose
    Shalimar
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    Re: Help with Caron address

    Here is the address :

    Parfums Caron
    34, avenue Montaigne
    75008 Paris
    France

    Phone : +33.1 47 23 40 82
    They speak English !
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    Re: Now you have me wondering...

    I do not like Shalimar EdT but love Shalimar light.
    Great in Summer when Shalimar EdP or perfume are just too much.
  55. Thread: Which Vanilla?

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    Re: Which Vanilla?

    I do not like Creeds Vanisia, there is something very artificial in that scent that I cannot define.

    I love Vanilia (L'Artisan) it is the elder sister of "Fleur de Comores" and the daughter of...
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    Re: Is is appropriate to ask...

    I agree with what has been said above : I am always flattered when someone asks me about the scent I am wearing. It compliments my style, my choice ... and that definitely feels good.
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    Re: SotD Wednesday Jan 5th

    No nice weather here - rainy but not cold, somewhat "dusty". Needed something "green"

    Sous Le Buis (Gobin DaudŽ).
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    Re: AmŽlie's perfume?

    CŽdric, thanks !

    It will be a nice day here and i guess I will make a little short trip to the 15the district ! ;)
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    Re: SotD Tuesday Jan 4th

    Chanel No. 5 EdP for me today.
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    Re: AmŽlie's perfume?

    That's a tough one ???

    Maybe an ancient Guerlain Cologne Bottle ?
    Could also be a DŽtaille bottle... Mhh
    Will have to think about it.

    By the way, this is such a beautiful movie.
  61. Re: What do you think about the Max Mara fragrance

    Max Mara is certainly one of the good fragrances that have been launched in 2004. However, I found it way to similar to others (L'Instant, Prada, Cinema) to get any new emotions and, thus, to buy it.
  62. Thread: Cristalle EDP

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    Re: Cristalle EDP

    Cristalle is one of my favourite summer scents.
    I've been using it for years and never get tired of it.
    It is a very clean, yet classy fragrance.
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    Re: What is similar to OPIUM for women?

    Here's another one, not really similar to Opium but a great oriental : Coco (NOT Mademoiselle Coco) by Chanel. Chose the EdP.
  64. Thread: Wed. Dec. 15

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    Re: Wed. Dec. 15

    Daim Blond - again ! I love this one.
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    Re: your Serge Lutens Palais Royal collections

    Here is mine :


    RahŠt Loukoum
    Bois et Fruits
    Chergui
    Tubereuse Criminelle

    Daim Blond
    Un Bois Vanille
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    Re: SOTD Tues. 12-14-04

    Teint de Neige (Lorenzo Villoresi).

    uggh - realised this morning when applying scent that bottle is almost empty ! Huh ! Bottle lasted 2 years ! Will have to get more....
  67. Thread: SSD II, anyone?

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    Re: SSD II, anyone?

    Paris is a great scent but I cannot wear this a January 2nd - implies so much spring time for me !

    Here are the votes (suggestions) from the French jury :

    - Royal Bain de Champagne
    - Shalimar...
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    Re: Serge Lutens 2005 releases updates.

    Thanks CŽdric ! The Suspense goes on !
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    Re: TGIF! SotD Friday Dec 10th

    Bois Farine (L'Artisan Parfumeur).
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 9 December

    TubŽreuse Criminelle (Serge Lutens)
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 9 December

    TubŽreuse Criminelle
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    Re: SotD- Monday Dec 6th

    Un Bois Vanille
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    Re: SOTD Friday, December 3rd

    Happy Friday !

    Number One - Patricia de Nicolai for today.
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    Re: NEW: Hermes Un Jardin sur Le Nil.

    Wow CŽdric ! This is very exciting news !!

    Thanks for sharing !
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    Re: The new J'Adore TV ad.

    Thanks CŽdric ! I have to say it does not speak much to me :( but I do not like the fragrance (in fact it is one of my S&S ones = Smell & Scream ;)
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    Re: hypodermic perfume injections!?

    Ok ! A part the fact that this is total crap (excuse me for being so straightforward) it would not fit any of us here because we are changing fragrance every day or almost.

    This would mean we...
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    Re: SotD Weds Dec 1st

    Daim Blond again
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    Re: Question: L'Air Du Temps

    L'Air du Temps has long been the reference of carnation scents. While the vintage l'Air du Temps was an enchantment, the fragrance you find in the stores nowerdays is not up to the former prestige....
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    Re: SOTD, Tuesday, 30 November

    Last day in November !

    Wearing Vanille Exquise (Annick Goutal).
  80. Thread: New: Pixi

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    Re: New: Pixi

    CŽdric, thanks for the heads up !

    Fig and lilly of the valley sounds promising !


    A suivre !
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    Re: SotD Monday Nov 29th

    Rosa Flamenca - Parfums de Rosine
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    Re: SOTD : THURSDAY 11-25-2004

    The beautiful Chergui (S. Lutens).
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    Re: Just saw the new N¡5 tv commercial.

    I agree with Tigrushka : Carole Bouquet was perfect.

    http://perso.wanadoo.fr/imagesdeparfums/Chanel/TN_Chanel597.JPG

    :)
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    Re: Just saw the new N¡5 tv commercial.

    I am with Ladylonestar. Nicole Kidman (whom I like as an actress) does not really represent a fragrance like No. 5.
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday, November 24th

    In the mood for .... Brit (Burberry).
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    Re: Doblis by Herms.

    CŽdric, ÊI was quite amazed when I smelled it.
    I thought Doblis was a leather scent but it is much more warmer and yes, quite feminin indeed.

    I do not know the Penhaligon line very well, so...
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    Re: Vetiver Oriental

    Great scent, isn't it ? I am thinking of getting this one too....
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    Re: Tues. 11-23-04 SOTD

    I am wearing Bigarade ConcentrŽe (F. Malle) today.

    It's perfect for those fall/winter days when you need something fresher but feel to cold for a "true" hesperide scent.
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    Une Folie de Roses (Parfums Rosine)

    A new fragrances just came out at Parfums Rosine, a magnificent chypre with just the right thouch of rose petals, green but profound, floral, but not heady, round and almost tender in the drydown :...
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    Re: TGIF!!! SotD Friday Nov 19th

    "La Coupe d'Or" (Les parfums de Rosine).
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    Re: Skincare expensive or drugstore?

    Spent years and $$$$ to finally find my convenient cos. line : have tried everything from Nivea thru Guerlain, from Yves Rocher thru Clarins.

    Since 2 years, I am using only Kanebo (the Sensai &...
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