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Pleasure dome awaits
So onward to Xanadu
How to pick just one?! Montale is my favorite house and for me it would have to be a tie between Black and Red Aoud. Not to say I don't adore others, like Aoud Velvet, Queen Aoud Roses and Attar. ...
For big sillage and staying power, I always turn to Montale. They make very thoughtful creations that just won't quit.
When you take a sniff of your wrist....you singe your nose hairs
Guerlain Bois D'Armenie
Montale Aoud Queen Roses
Parfumerie General Coze
Miller Harris L'air de Rien
Serge Lutens MKK & Fumerie Turque (running dangerously low)
Fumerie Turque makes me feel festive as it was my 1st Serge and I got it for Christmas (rolled in it like a kitten in catnip)
Iris Ganache makes me feel melencholy as it was my late Mother's last...
I think it all depends on one's body chemistry. That being said, on me, the scents that have gotten the most compliments from others are the following (in no particular order)
Muscs Koublai Khan...
I believe there is relation between what is happening in one's body and how our scents assimilate. My husband and son can spritz on the same fragrance and it usually smells quite different. My...
Iris Ganache is to die for in my book, expensive, yes, but a small decant should last a long time. Has epic longivity and sillage.
About 10 years ago, me,my husband, son and mother went to church on Christmas Eve. It has been a trend all of my life that if something strikes me funny in church, I slip into uncontrollable...
I can still do Love's Baby Soft
And I love
Queen by Queen Latifah, got it at CVS
TJ Maxx is a guilty pleasure for me. Have gotten some really inexpensive gems there: L de Lolita...
There are many but these come to mind:
Fracas, Angel, Nahema, Shalimar, Chanel #5, Chergui, Arabie, Serge Noire & Tuscan Leather
Montale Red Aoud