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    Re: San Francisco Spring Sniff???

    I would love to go! I'm in Redwood Shores so either day should work.
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    Re: Niki St Phalle.

    The body oil is even better than the EDT, if you ask me...it's rich, sensual and redolant of marigold...so exotic! It also comes in the gorgeous cobalt bottle.

    This perfume helped get me...
  3. Re: SotD Friday 18 February 2011 - ***** Fragrances (Synch. Day)

    L' Heure Bleue, great for a rainy day!
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    Re: What is the perfume of your parents?

    Mom: White Linen
    Dad: Pierre Cardin pour Homme
  5. Thread: Petite mort

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    Re: Petite mort

    OK, so mix some Heeley Cardinal (incense), Samsara (sandalwood), Rochas Femme (saffron) and Bal a Versailles (civet) and Musc Ravageur (musk...duh) and you'd have it. Get the samples from Perfumed...
  6. Re: Unusually Beautiful Gourmands, Looking For, I Am.

    Dior Addict has to be the loveliest, sexiest vanilla out there. I'm crazy about it, and I'm really not a gourmand type of a girl.
    +1 on Femme Rochas. Awesome spices.
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    Re: The best green

    +1 for PRivate collection and Niki deSaint Phalle
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    Re: Aldehydes, any love?

    Gotta second that mention of Madame Rochas. So classy!
  9. Re: If you were going to seduce somebody, what scent would you be wearing? ++

    Dior Addict...yummy!
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    Re: The power of smell in...

    What is San Francisco? Marijuana?
  11. Re: Gourmands and Other Delights. Top Fragrances To Start 2011.

    In 2011, I want...

    --FM's Portrait of a Lady. This was one of the rare ones...love at first sniff. MUST HAVE!
    --SL Ambre Sultan. In September I got a sample of this and I was hooked. MUST...
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    Re: Another Top Ten List Thread

    Here's what I'm giving love now...

    ChamadeGuerlain
    Lolita Lempicka Lolita Lempicka
    OpiumYves Saint Laurent
    L'Heure BleueGuerlain
    ShalimarGuerlain
    CinnabarEstee Lauder
    Niki de Saint...
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    Re: SotD-Saturday ,2nd of October!

    Lolita Lempicka EDP... so glad fall is here!
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    Re: What are your Favorite Soapy frags?

    Madame Rochas for me please!
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    Re: ** TABU ** your opinions please

    Modern Tabu smells like A and W root beer to me...but I bet the old stuff was really something.
  16. Re: Do women wear Kouros, Quorum or scents that are typically masculine?

    I really like Anteus, Cool Water and Aramis (which is basically waht Cabochard used to be.) I would not be caught dead in Kouros, but that is just my preference.
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    Re: SotD Sunday 22 August

    Lolita Lempicka...I was so dubious about this one when I bought it...now I LOVE it.
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    Re: Your current Top 5 Gourmand scents?

    1. Lolita Lempicka
    2. L de Lolita Lempicka
    3. Angel
    4. Shalimar (vanilla)
    5. Eau d'Hadrien (citrus)
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    Re: What was your worst blind buy ever?

    Cabotine by Gres...nassssty!
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    Re: Sexiest Perfumes in your collection?

    Mitsouko
    Chamade
    Shalimar
    Fracas
    Angel
    Rochas Femme
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 17 August 2010

    Paloma Picasso EDP and lotion! love it...
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    Re: Introduction + a few questions

    Lucky you...Mall of America! I'd recommend that you start testing Guerlains...they can be an acquired taste. Start acquiring! :)
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    Re: if you have to name a perfume!

    I always thought that the title of a Beatles song--"Norwegian Wood"--would be a great name for a unisex fragrance...something with sandalwood, patchouli, bergamot. Then the tagline could be "isn't it...
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    Re: Wishing for mini's in a coffret ~

    That's one reason I continue to love Estee Lauder, aside from sentimental reasons...they regularly offer minis of their scents. And yes, I think minis are great marketing...they can get you hooked...
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    Re: SotD-Sunday 1st of August!

    Happy birthday Hillaire! 30 is nothing; wait till you hit 40!
    Happy 18th anniv to Mrs. Roses.
    First of August...RabbitRabbit! (someone told me ages ago if you say that at the beginning of the month...
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    Re: SotD-Saturday the 31th of July!

    Jardins De Bagatelle EDP
  27. Re: SotD - Friday the 30th of July (Synchronized Estée Lauder Day)

    OK, it's still Thursday on my side of the pond, but I will join you 'tomorrow' with EL Private Collection (1973).
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    Re: Over / Under-rated Fragrances?

    Underrated? OK, here we go...
    MADAME ROCHAS: OK, so it's not the most complex fragrance going, but it's just so darn beautiful...clean yet elegant and with an exquisite drydown. I get compliments...
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    Re: Favorite Estee Lauder fragrance

    I love Estee Lauder's fragrances...I grew up with them!
    My mom's fave was White Linen and I, too, wore it for a while. I still love it but it doesn't really capture my essence. I have a mini of it...
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    Re: SotD Wednesday the 14th of July

    Happy Bastille Day All! SOTD was Jicky.
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    Re: SOTD Monday 12th July, 2010

    Paloma Picasso EDT...it's still cool in the SFBay Area
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    Re: Let's get creative - a poetic game.

    Jicky?
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    Re: Let's get creative - a poetic game.

    Angel?
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    Re: Let's get creative - a poetic game.

    Yes!!!!!
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    Re: Let's get creative - a poetic game.

    Green you open; warm
    spring flowers -- retreat!
    You turn my heart upside down.
  36. Re: New Fragrance: Yves Saint-Laurent Belle d'Opium

    Sounds good to me...
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    Re: EL Azuree 1969 - PROS and CONS?

    Get it !!!! I LOVE Azuree!
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    Re: S O T D Wednesday 07 July 2010

    Sorry to the East Coast people...I used to spend at least a month each summer in NJ, so I know what you are enduring...

    Enjoying temperate San Francisco Bay Area weather with Arpege EDP...mmmmm.
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    Re: S O T D Thrusday 24 July 2010

    Magie Noire EDT and body lotion...lovin' it!
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    Re: SOTD - Wednesday, 23 June 2010

    Madame Rochas EDT
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    Re: Sotd - Wednesday the 16th of June

    Jo Malone cologne: Grapefruit
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    Re: Today I Bought ... June 2010

    YSL Opium and Paris EDT
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    Re: Top Vintages: Your List

    By my criterion, if it's older than me, it's vintage.

    [1969 (perhaps the greatest vintag year of all! Chamade, Azuree, O de Lancome
    1962 Bal A Versailles
    1953 Youth Dew
    1925[B] Shalimar...
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    Re: Do you like ballet and perfume?

    I can't answer N Tesla's question, but YES I love ballet (did it growing up and into my 20s!) There was a fabulous exhibit 20 years ago at least at the DeYoung in SF of authentic Diaghilev artifacts...
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    Re: S o t D - Saturday, June 12, 2010

    Happy birthday Duc! Today it was Niki de Saint Phalle EDT; then I sampled Insolence.
  46. Re: Reporting Back: Ladies need your opinion please REFORMULATED MAGIE NOIRE

    I just bought this to get the tote-bag offer that Lancome issues at the beginning of summer. It is a very pleasant chypre on me; but then again I am very fair with somewhat dry skin, so fragrance...
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    Re: S O T D wednesday June 9th 2010

    Anais Anais, for about one month in a row, on workdays....I'm a teacher and I had a tough class this year, so I decided not to ruin classics and long time favorites by associating them with some of...
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    Re: Perfumes for Romantic Wear!

    For me, Chamade is my go-to romantic fragrance...flowers, vanilla, and something that I would identify as a first growth Sauternes 'nose'....grrrrrrr!
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    Re: Email sent to: IFRA

    Amen! Cigarettes and alcohol are far more dangerous than oakmoss and no one is trying to ban either. If oakmoss had a huge lobby and legions of lawyers, everything would be different.
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    Re: sad, happy smells?

    I just reviewed En Passant (Frederic Malle) It is incredibly beautiful, but it awakens emotions that are coomplex, to say the least.
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    Re: so? what was the last perfume you bought?

    Bal a Versailles EDT
  52. Re: Please Name your Favorite discontinued perfume which you would like to be relaunched !

    Niki de Saint Phalle: the way it was back in the '80s.
    Sex in a bottle.
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    Re: Current Top Five Faves and Why?

    OK, here goes...

    CHAMADE: perfect for this season, and oh so sexy without even trying.
    AZUREE: a great leather,sassy but not impressed with itself; great for the downright bizarre weather we've...
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    Re: Favorite leather scent?

    Azuree--not only do I like it for itself but it reminds me of my mom, who loved Estee Lauder fragrances.
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    Mystery Guerlain minis?

    Hi all, I am new to this forum...but happy to be here!
    I have a question and I wonder if you all could help out.
    Last week, I purchased off fleabay a 4 mini collection of Guerlain--it had Chamade,...
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    Re: SotD Sunday 16 May

    Magie Noire edt
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    Re: Your 1st Scent

    I don't really remember what my first fragrance was but my mom used to collect samples when she went to the department store and she gave me most of them...I definitely remember a good-sized sample...
  58. Re: Fragrances I'm ashamed to admit I like (guilty pleasures)

    I wore Anais Anais back in the day and a couple of months ago I bought a bottle...I still love it! I guess it's less that it's embarrassing in and of itself, but "back in the day" was like 25 years...
  59. Re: What was the perfume that made you the most happy when you bought?

    Buying Chamade...I had a mini of the EDT when I was about 11 and I loved it. My mom only wore Estee Lauder fragrances so I got the samples from the other lines. To buy it for myself and to find it...
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    Re: Perfumes that just smell awful on you!

    Spellbound hates me too!
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