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  1. Re: One scent or two? And which combination?

    I'm not sure I made it clear that during the afternoon I'll be able to shower and then go out to work again, making my day split neatly between day and night. I've always seen this as a chance to...
  2. One scent or two? And which combination?

    I'm about to embark on my busiest work time. Sixteen hours days with a lot of mingling and socialising for a week.When I'm abroad I take one scent with me to get through the day. As I'm at home...
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    Poll: Re: Need A Modern Masterpiece Designer

    +1

    This stuff is stunning.
  4. Re: For those with small collections (less than 20, preferably 10 or less)...

    Evolution not revolution for me. My collection is small and changes slowly. I have some that will be with me as long as i can get it and others as they turn up. No need for more than ten to fifteen....
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    Re: YSL RGPH no more in black & brown can

    I have the original bought online and tried the new one at an airport to see if the rumours were true about the new edition. True doesnt cover it. Its a joke and a travesty. If reformulation means...
  6. Re: Letting down whats left of my hair........

    I really enjoy posting in basenotes. Thanks for the thoughtful and thought provoking ideas. Ive dropped enough hints that Tobacco Vanille might be an xmas present. Ill spend some time searching...
  7. Letting down whats left of my hair........

    I'm beginning to realise that the scents i increasingly enjoy could err towards the formal. I have no problem with that - one loves what one loves - but I do find it hard to throw one on when im off...
  8. Re: Guerlain, which to choose, so many sound appealing

    http://fimgs.net/images/perfume/nd.14180.jpg

    Just a quick plug for this one. Its fabulous, lovely lime and with a very gentle vetiver smokiness. Understated and classy. Summer, Spring, Autumn...
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    Re: Best relatively inexpensive fragrances

    Rive Gauche is outstanding. I hadnt tried it in years but was prompted by the forum to get the original online. 30 for a 2010 125 ml tin. I cant comment on the new formulation but im getting another...
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    Re: Watch out...

    I got quite a start when i saw your avatar as i thought it might be Ian himself (i shared a soccer pitch in Glasgow with him on many occasions a long while ago. Now theres a man who needs absolutely...
  11. Thread: Plum

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    Re: Plum

    http://fimgs.net/images/perfume/nd.6535.jpg

    Im fond of plum too and am checking this out next week in London. Seems to be a main note.
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    Re: Thoughts on Black Tea by Murdock

    Yes i certainly wont doing a blind buy on this one. Ill try it and see if i like it after the storm tries to blast it away for a few hours!
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    Re: Thoughts on Black Tea by Murdock

    Thanks to you both. John Lewis and the ever wonderful Jenners of Edinburgh would appear to have it and thanks Jack for the review. Just makes me want to seek it out faster. Glad to hear it has...
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    Thoughts on Black Tea by Murdock

    Im trying to track down this scent and believe i can get it quite close to home in the Northern wasteslands i live in - Edinburgh - but wondered if anyone had tried it and their thoughts. And as a...
  15. Re: What are you itching to buy, before this winter comes ?

    I often wonder if location plays a part in liking a fragrance. I note that your from much sunnier climes. Im in Edinburgh which has at least 13 different words for rain. Burberry London is one of...
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    Re: Penhaligon's fragrances

    1870 is great but take the bottle with you as it fades so quickly!
  17. Re: What is the best leather fragrance on the market?

    Cuir de Russie. As with all these things its personal but this is the nearest thing to the perfect fragrance ive found. Leather but not over the top for me. I put it on and just feel ready. Like your...
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    Re: thoughts and ideas welcome

    I agree about Rive Gauche. Its a lovely all rounder that seems good in almost every occasion. It seems like the kind of bottle to always have around as it simply doesn't let you down. Had it ages ago...
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    Re: thoughts and ideas welcome

    A big thanks to everyone. i got exactly what i was looking for. A great number of choices to seek out and explore. Cheers!

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    A big thanks to everyone. i got exactly what i was...
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    Re: thoughts and ideas welcome

    I'm in Edinburgh, I've been told I can get it in Glasgow and at Heathrow Airport which I'll try as I'm a frequent traveller.
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    Re: thoughts and ideas welcome

    I think you're right. ive read up and tried and chosen classics as of course its easier to get a sense of them before trying as so much has been written about them. i suppose im intrigued by ones i...
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    Re: thoughts and ideas welcome

    thanks for that. the only one ive tried from that list is sycomore, which i loved. ill check the others out.

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    thanks for that. the only one ive tried from that list is...
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    thoughts and ideas welcome

    Hi folks

    Im about two years into this wonderful world of scents. Im loving it and enjoying the many varied thoughts and opinions about scents on this forum.

    I want to add some to my...
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    allure sport in summer and london burberry at Christmas time.
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    Re: thoughts and advice welcome

    I cannot find Egoiste to save my life, only Platinum which i'm not mad keen on. As a new convert friends and family have gotten into the game too, which means I've been having scents thrown in my...
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    Re: thoughts and advice welcome

    I'm delighted i joined the forum. thanks for the thoughts and comments. the ones i mentioned are ones i have through purchase and gift. I'm swayed towards egoiste and grey vetiver to go with my cuir...
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    thoughts and advice welcome

    im still fairly new to the joys of scents but loving it even though, or maybe because, im coming to it late. i have a big event coming up - 14 hour days over eight days. Need scents that help me come...
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