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    Re: Sotd, thursday 19.july 2012

    Hello! I'm wearing Chanel nr 19 and I can't smell it because I've got a cold. But I'm sure that I smell good.
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday, 11 July 2012

    Rose Pivoine from Nicolaï today.
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    Re: SotD Tuesday 10 July 2012

    Hello! Rayny day here and I'm wearing Arpège.
  4. Re: Are certain perfume houses known for certain flourishes or feels, and what are they?

    Most Nicolaï scents that I have smelled have something in common, I'm just not capable to discribe them. They are round, filled and feels often drinkable, like peach juice or something but I don't...
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    Re: SotD, Sunday 17 June 2012

    Happy Sunday everyone!
    I'm wearing Arpège today.
  6. Re: Can't get anything out from my Arpège bottle

    My husband used a nippers but that wasn't enough. He had so "saw" with a file in the metal and pry with a screwdriver and then he could twist the mechanism and take it off the bottle with the...
  7. Re: Can't get anything out from my Arpège bottle

    Hello again, I just want to tell you that my husband succeeded. The Arpège eau de parfum is now decanted to a bottle that can spray.
  8. Re: Can't get anything out from my Arpège bottle

    Oh, you mean that I should do that to get the mechanism work again? I might have destoyed it by trying to get it off the bottle so I don't know if that would be possible. And warm water is that not...
  9. Re: Can't get anything out from my Arpège bottle

    Thanks 30 roses. I will try again, but I have to get a bottle to pour the perfume into first. (If I succeed)
  10. Re: Can't get anything out from my Arpège bottle

    Well, I don't think I can fix this so I'll better think like Polyanna that I'm very very happy that this bottle doesn't contain one of my more expensive fragrances and that Arpège isn't one of my...
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    Re: SotD Sunday, 10 June 2012

    Chanel No 5 parfum.
  12. Re: Can't get anything out from my Arpège bottle

    Thank you whwend. I have tried to get the whole mechanism off the bottle by usin nippers, but I could'nt. Perhaps a travel spray would be the solution but can I get anything into this travel bottle...
  13. Can't get anything out from my Arpège bottle

    Hello!

    I own a bottle of Arpège since a couple of years. It's not a vintage bottle but a new one. Now the (what is it called in English?) the thing at the top of the bottle that you press down to...
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    Re: SotD Sunday, 6 May 2012

    Good morning.
    Arpège for me today.
  15. Re: What fragrance in the last five years has made you think - 'that's pretty good for a dept store

    Few new releases because I very seldom sample them but Chanel no 5 EDP and no 19 EDP and Shalimar EDT bought in 2007 are good. Escale à Portofino was also of high quality. Bottle empty now.
  16. Re: Looking for perfume reccomendation for a older woman

    If your mother is fond of Chanel no 5 and want something like that you could buy her Hermès Calèche wich I think is a bit similar but also different. A lovely perfume.
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    Re: SotD Saturday 3rd Sept. 2011

    Good morning. Shem-el-Nessim from Grossmith is my scent today.
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    Re: Favourite scented soap?

    Chanel no 5 soap is wonderful.

    Savon de Provence soaps are very nice. You can get them in may scents. They are not expensive but I haven't found them on the Internet or in any shop. I have bought...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday 10th April 2011

    Testing Portrait of a Lady from Frederic Malle.
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 5 March 2011

    Salvador Dali.
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    Re: SOTD Sunday, January 23, 2011

    Good morning!

    Hasu-no-Hana from Grossmith for me today.
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    Re: One Step Behind?

    Warum, I also started very late in my life, in 2007, and knew nothing and had worn very little perfume during all my earlier years. My taste has changed and my ability to smell has developed since I...
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    Re: 2011 - happy new year everyone

    Happy New Year!

    http://4.bp.blogspot.com/_8mhcavpfUWI/Sz3OtlDeCHI/AAAAAAAAEvY/Sn-CqylOvLk/s400/ny%C3%A5rsafton+09+011+1.jpg
  24. Re: SOTD Friday 31 of December 2010 - New Year's Eve

    It was difficult to choose perfume for New Years Eve. I smelled Salvador Dali, Carnation from Mona di Orio and Shem-El-Nessim among others, but finally I decided to wear Parfum Sacré from Caron.
    ...
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    Re: So what did Santa bring you?

    The last Christmases I have been my own perfume Santa but this year I decided not to buy any perfume for Christmas. But I wished and got a package of three Chanel No 5 soaps from my daughter.
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    Re: SotD Friday 24 December, Christmas Eve

    Merry Christmas all Basenoters!

    Cold and snowy here and Im celebrating in SL Arabie.
  27. Re: What makes you feel cozy and want to cuddle?

    Vanille Tonka from Nicolaï.

    Top notes : Aromatic and citrus : basil, lemon and mandarin oils
    Heart : Floral : carnation, orange blossom absolute, pepper oil, cinnamon oil
    Bottom notes :...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday 28th November 2010

    Oh petruccijc, a man sayling at the top of a rain forest! Here everything is white and the snow keeps on falling.

    My scent of today is Vanille Tonka from Nicolaï.
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    Re: Today I Bought - November 2010

    Just a 30 ml bottle of Vanille Tonka from Nicolaï. But it smells very good.
  30. Re: Today I received samples of the most exclusive perfumes!!!

    http://shop.lessenteurs.com

    http://www.ausliebezumduft.de/

    First in Fragrance is a German site, but it's still in the EU so there's no problem to order from them.
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    Re: It has finally happened to me....

    So sad Sunnyfunny.
    But I think that a person can get sensitive so that a fragrance that hasn't bothered him earlier suddenly can get him a headace. You can suddenly get an allergic reaction from...
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    Re: Signature scent for a week

    Frenchie Day, I nearly always do this, at least five days in a row. It's my way of doing this and I never have been anosmic. Last spring I wore Calèche for more than two weeks in a row. We had a very...
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    Re: Parfums de Nicolai Kiss Me Tender

    It's not on the Nicolaï website yet. If it had been there I think I would have bought it without testing. I love Nicolaï fragrances.
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    Re: SOTD - Sunday, 14 November, 2010

    Phul-nana from Grossmith for me today.
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    Re: Most worn in October?

    J'adore is my most worn scent in october because I wanted to finnish the bottle wich I did.
  36. Re: Is there any way to STRENGTHEN the concentration of a frag?

    Perhaps you could layer with another fragrance and that way make some of the notes smell stronger.
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    Re: Fed up with Celebrity Perfumes

    I like and own one Celeb scent : Salvador Dali. And then I must admit that I have never smelled any other celeb scent. There are proparbly some nice scents amongst them, but there are so many...
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    Re: Do you wear perfume on lazy days?

    Always fragrance, also on lazy days. It's not wasted perfume, I can wear the most expensive or the cheapest of my fumes, I enjoy them and that's the important thing for me. Perhaps I don't wear make...
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    Re: SotD-Saturday the 23th of October 2010!

    Sacrebleu from Nicolaï.
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    Re: Et tu, Poivre?

    I haven't tried Poivre but I was very disappointed when I sampled Coup de Fouet. it wasn't as spicy and rich as I had expected. Now Coup de Fouet is discontinued. On Les Senteur's web site they...
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    Re: Just getting started

    Welcome to Basenotes! I hope ypu will enjoy this as much as I do.
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    Re: Fragrance Free Days ?

    It has only happaned once since I started wearing fragrance in May 2007. I went on a weekend trip with some friends and brought a purse atomizer with Printemps Japonais in it and didn't realize that...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday 16th October 2010

    Good morning. Very cold October Saturday here.
    I'm still in my project "finnishing the J'adore bottle".
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    Re: Mitsouko finally likes me!

    Congratulations perfumed Lady! It's so nice to begin to love a fragrance that you didn't get from the start. I don't love Mitsouko but I like it more now after three years. I think other fragrances...
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    Re: SoTD ~ Sunday October 3rd 2010

    J'adore.
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    Re: SotD-Saturday ,2nd of October!

    Testing Carnal Flower.
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    Re: SotD, Monday September 27th 2010

    Le Parfum de Therèse.
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    Re: SotD - Sunday the 26th of September

    Good morning!
    I,m testing Ruth Mastenbroek the second day.
  49. Francop, now I have tested Ruth Mastenbroek Eau...

    Francop, now I have tested Ruth Mastenbroek Eau de parfum.

    The first time was in the evening after work. I spritzed on my wrists and my first reaction was that it was a fragrace for men. It was...
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    Re: please help me find a signature scent!

    The Galimrd fragrance Accroche-Coeur smells of apple and cinnamon. I have only tested on my arm but then I thought that i was very pleasant.

    Top Notes: Bergamot, Apple, Blackcurrant, Pink Pepper ...
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    Re: Today I Bought - September 2010

    3x10 ml Le Parfum de Therèse.
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    Re: SoTD - Saturday September 25th 2010

    Testing Ruth Mastenbroek eau de parfum today. It seems to be a nice autumn day here. I wish you all a happy weekend.
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    Re: S O T D SUNDAY ,SEPTEMBER 19th !

    Phul-Nana from Grossmith
  54. Re: Keeping perfumes in fridge; does it prolong it's life?

    :rolleyesold:

    I have thought a lot of getting a wine fridge but there is no room in my kitchen and the electricity in my other rooms are not grounded. I suppose that is necessary.

    I keep my...
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    Re: How do I get the "nose" for fragrance?

    I also think ChickenFreak gives great advice. I have learned about certain notes by smelling fragrances with for example tuberose and I'm ceartainly a much better nose now than when I started wearing...
  56. That sounds promising Francop. I hope my sample...

    That sounds promising Francop. I hope my sample will arrive next week.
  57. I have also just ordered a sample.

    I have also just ordered a sample.
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    Re: Favorite Niche Brands

    You have heard this before: Parfums Nicolaï.
  59. Re: How high is the risk that you'll look at yr collection one day & think:'What overcame me...?'

    It sometimes disturbs me that there is so much fragrance and so little time. How can I be able to wear all the fragrances I own? Sometimes I'm also afraid that many of them will turn bad. It's not...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday 11th September 2010

    My scent of today will be Number One from Nicolaï.

    Le Grand duc, I love the Egoiste commercial.
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    Re: SoTD: Sunday September 5th

    Happy birthday!

    Sicily for me today.
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    Re: What are your top 5 fragrances for fall?

    Sacrebleu and Maharanih from Nicolaï. Shem-El-Nessim and Hasu-No-Hana from Grossmith. Number One from Nicolai of course. Salvador Dali. And Shantoung and Yavana from Galimard. Galimar and Arabie are...
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    Re: SOTD - Saturday, 21 August 2010

    Good morning!

    I'm wearing Madame Rochas today.
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    Re: SotD - Monday the 16th of August

    Number One from Nicolaï.
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    Re: Masculine Frags

    None so far, only a unisex fragrance like Yardley English Lavender. I have tested very few scents marketed for men. One I have tested is New York from Nicolaï. I have thougt that I proparbly will buy...
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    Re: SotD - Saturday the 14th of August

    Hope you soon get well ineespenes.

    I'm testing Une Rose from Frederic Malle and wish you all a happy Saturday.
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    Poll: Re: Battle: Sweet Florals

    Shem-el-Nessim from Grossmith, Number One from Nicolaï and Lapis Lazuli from Galimard.
    If also orientals are counted I will ad Sacrebleu from Nicolaï and Carnation from Mona di Orio. Well, in fact I...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday August 8, 2010

    Phul-Nana from Grossmith.
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    Re: SotD-Sunday 1st of August!

    Testing Fleurissimo second day.
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    Re: Grossmith Classics

    I own Shem-el-Nessim and Hasu-no-Hana and Phul-nana is coming next week I hope. I'm not good at describing fragrances and detecting notes but I think I can smell richness and quality. And I felt very...
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    SOTD - Monday, 26 July 2010

    Good morning!

    My scent of today is Gelsomino from Galimard.
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    Re: SOTD - Sunday, 25 July 2010

    Here we have 13 degrees C, strong wind and rain. But Amouage Gold makes the sun shine in my mind.
  73. Re: Women's Edition: Would you dissect your favorite scent?

    No I don't want to dissect any fragrance. That is too much work. And I'm not against synthetic perfumes as long as they smell good, and some notes can't be made from natural ingredients. But in fact...
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    SOTD - Sunday, 25 July 2010

    Happy Sunday!
    I'm testing Amouage Gold again today so I'm happy although the weather is awfull.:happy:
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    Re: SOTD - Saturday, 24 July 2010

    It's still Le Temps d'une Fête from Nicolaï for me. It's funny. I didn't like it very much when I tested in spring 2009, but I bought it anyway this spring because I love so many Nicoalïs. And now I...
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    Re: SotD - Monday the 19th of July

    Welcome BlackDee! I'm in Le Temps d'une Fête from Nicolaï this last week of work before my holiday begins.
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    Re: SotD - Saturday the 17th of July

    J'adore for me today.

    Oh, what a photo of perfume bottles Mr G!
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    Re: The Rise of Unisex Fragrances

    I think everyone can wear what they want. Personally I don't own a "mens" scent yet, unisex though. I think there are men scents I never would wear, Kouros is such a scent. But there are also women's...
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    Re: What do you do with spoiled fragrances?

    If it's your taste that has developed and therefore you don't like the frag any more - then you can give it to a friend or to charity. Perhaps someone else like it.

    If it has turned just throw i...
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    Re: SotD Wednesday the 14th of July

    Sophi, I'm also enjoying roses today: Rose Pivoine from Nicolaï. A nice hot weather scent.
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    Re: SotD - Saturday the 10th of July

    http://perfumeinspiration.com/files/imagecache/artigos_full/artigos/perfume-Escale-Portofino.jpg
    But I must admit that it's not me sitting there.
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    Re: S of the D - Sunday June 27

    Escale à Portofino.
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    Re: Iconic perfume/cologne bottles

    http://www.perfumezilla.com/images_product/salvador-dali-perfume-salvador-dali-parfum-toilette-spray-women598763.jpg
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    Re: SotD - Friday the 25th of June

    Still in Odalisque on this Midsummes Eve. Going camping in our boat, so no more fragrance until tomorrow when I'm home again.
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    Re: SOTD - Wednesday, 23 June 2010

    Roberto, I'm vearing the same fragrance: Odalisque from Nicolaï.:vrolijk_26:
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    Re: SotD - Sunday the 20th of June

    Le grand Duc, your queen Margrethe was handsome and impressing as always.
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    Re: SotD - Sunday the 20th of June

    God morning!
    Thit weekend I'm testing Amouage Gold. This fragrance seem so right when whe have a royal wedding in Stockholm.
    ...
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 10 JUNE 2010

    :dankk2:
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 10 JUNE 2010

    Calèche from Hermès.
  90. Re: 48-year-old woman seeks recommendation for daily scent!

    Try Escale à Portofino from Dior.
  91. Re: When do you spritz and how often do you reapply?

    In the morning after shower. Normally I don't reapply. Many fragrances lasts all day. But for example Escale a Portofino has to be reapplyed because it doesen't last. Or perhaps I wear something else...
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    Re: Favorites Aldehydes fragances

    No 5
    Calèche (I think, very long time since I wore it. Well I must do that this summer.
    Madame Rochas.
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    Re: SotD Saturday 29 May 2010

    J'adore.
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    Re: SotD Saturday, May 15, 2010

    Happy birthday Musse!

    My scent of today is the lovely Le Temps d'une Fête from Nicolaï.
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    Re: SotD Thursday 13 May

    Le Temps dune Fête from Nicolaï.
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    Re: SotD Sunday 9 May

    Rose Pivoine from Nicolaï.
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    Re: Perfumes that just smell awful on you!

    Cedar note often turns bad on my skin. Isn't there cedar in CdG Avignon? If it wasn't cedar it must have been another tree note that was awful.
    Shiseido Feminité du Bois. Cedar again.
    Reformulated...
  98. Re: What was the perfume that made you the most happy when you bought?

    The Grossmiths Hasu-no-Hana and Shem-el-Nessim. Proparbly a combinaition of: lovely fragrances that suis me well, as in the old days, price and the thought that I've come this far from 5th Avenue...
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    Re: Today I bought.........May 2010

    Le Temps d'une Fête and Rose Pivoine from Nicolaï arrived yeasterday.
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    Re: SotD Saturday 8 May

    Good morning! Cold an windy so I'm testing a spicy fragrance today:
    Patchouly Homme from Nicolaï.

    Notes from the Nicolaï web site:
    Top notes : Citrus, lavender, pelargonium, bay
    Heart :...
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