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    Re: GOD do I HATE Vetiver!

    Not loving a Guerlain is more of a nightmare than a dream for me because I am so in-the-tank for the House of Guerlain. I got a sample from Sephora and it wasn't pleasurable to me. It was really odd....
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    Re: GOD do I HATE Vetiver!

    I tried Guerlain Vetiver and did not like it at all. The end.
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 9 January

    Okay. I am changing my SotD to Mitsouko Parfum. I admit I am chicken about Reflection. Of course, I was moved by the Guerlain love this morning. I promise I will try Reflection in the morrow....
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 9 January

    Why does the sight of those Malle bottles make my heart race so? All I want to say is "Yes, PLEASE!" Barney's basement might end up a very dangerous place indeed.

    Today, I will be trying...
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    Re: SotD Friday 8 January

    Better late than never....On Friday I wore Amouage Lyric for Women.

    Happy weekend.

    Deni
  6. Re: Today I bought ... January 2010 purchases

    10 ml purse spray of Parfum de Therese by Fredrick Malle

    Deni
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    Re: New Suggestion for SnS

    Strokes her bottle of Faun by Ravel, which is also the sniff n'speak animalic category, right?

    Deni
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    Re: S O T D Monday 04 January 2010

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    Chamade parfum simply lasts all day on me. It is really amazing to me. Amouage Lyric came in the mail today and won't even try it because I am loving how I smell. Maybe it is the vicodin...
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    Re: S O T D Monday 04 January 2010

    RHM, Please accept my condolences in regards to Chainsaw Kitty. It is never easy losing a kitty companion. Be well.


    Today, as I promised I wore Chamade because I couldn't stop blabbering on...
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    Re: In Praise of Nahema by Guerlain.

    In my Fall sniff-trip, I sniffed Nahema at Neiman's and it was very interesting to me. It reminded me of really sexy skin. I thought I detected a bit of sweaty-saltiness in a very good way. Again...
  11. Re: Most worn in December, 4th Quarter and year 2009?

    Of course I forgot all that Fracas and Chanel Egoiste Platinum business in the Summer. How could I forget?
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    Re: This year I finished -- 2009

    I finished the tiniest Guerlain bottle of...wait for it...wait for it...CHAMADE. So when I say that I will be sad when the bottle I now have empties, I say it as a matter of bitter experience. The...
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    Poll: Re: Chanel No 5

    I have never had the insta-Love at first sniff before or since Chamade. I remember that moment. It was like when I was young and would fall in love. Little butterflies and everything. I wrote about...
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    Poll: Re: Chanel No 5

    I do have a collection of No. 5 samples of different concentrations and the two flankers. I also have the vintage edc. I will wait the coco out and try tonight as well, but I am thinking that my...
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    Poll: Re: Chanel No 5

    Oooooh. I suppose I did. Well, heck, always glad to help the cause of perfume addiction...err...appreciation. I am the Grand Dame of Enabling when it comes to perfumes.

    Deni
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    Re: S o t D, Sunday 3rd January 2010

    Been waiting for my decant of Lyric Woman and sample of Reflection Woman from Amouage to come in the mail. It shipped. So today it is the Coco Parfum. I probably should have put on something that is...
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    Re: Fragrance-related resolutions?

    1. Stop worrying about having the ideal vintage of a perfume when it was at its most exquisiteness, because that will lead me bleary-eyed on Ebay preparing to get heartbroken when the bottle gets bid...
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    Poll: Re: Chanel No 5

    In my opinion it is unfair to compare anything to Chamade. Chamade to me is liquid sunshine that takes me to some very delightful places. Chamade is instant and undying love. Since, I do not want to...
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    Re: Basic Wardrobe Editing now available

    Thank you Grant! Good News!

    Deni
  20. Re: U.s. National basenotes meet-ups: 2010, 2011, 2012?

    If you have it in San Francisco, I would be happy to help as well as I have experience with organizing conferences in San Francisco. I haven't been to a Basenote Conference before, do have any of the...
  21. Re: Favorite MALE fragrance!!

    I have said it before and I will say it again Dior Eau Sauvage, Egoiste, Egoiste Platinum. I am open to being persuaded otherwise, but pretty happy with those 3.

    Deni
  22. Re: All Invited! ♥ ♥ ♥ Sniff 'n' Speak Saturday, Jan 2, 2009 ★★★ ORIENTAL

    Amouage Epic

    Epic is a sublime accident as I became confused thinking I was buying Lyric. The first time I got the vial I put a tiny droplet on the top of my hand, as I had another fragrance on...
  23. Re: Most worn in December, 4th Quarter and year 2009?

    So in the New Year I am just going to have to keep better track of what I wear. I can vaguely tell you this:

    December

    1. Chanel 19 parfum
    2. Chanel 5 parfum
    3. Mitsouko
    4. Coco Parfum
    5....
  24. Re: SotD Friday 1st January 2010: New Year's Day

    Have you ever had such a great experience with a perfume the night before that you are tempted to wear it again, even though it isn't a day perfume? I feel this way about Epic, plus I may be dropping...
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    Re: What's on your want list for 2010?

    I am going to do a skin test on Parfum de Therese before I buy a bottle, but it is high on my list. I am definitely in-the-tank for Amouage so I will be looking to add to the Epic and Lyric. Dia...
  26. Re: Happy 2010 to my fellow smelly friends

    Amouage Epic and a wonderful italian restaurant with my husband and son. Beautiful peppery rose opening that lasts for a couple of hours. Then at the start of dinner the fragrance just opens up and...
  27. Re: All Invited! ♥ ♥ ♥ Sniff 'n' Speak Saturday, Jan 2, 2009 ★★★ ORIENTAL

    Sunny and Lily :wave:

    I have suspected all along that I am partial to the Floral Orientals as well many other floral variants.

    I am also quite fond of leather scents.

    I am thinking since I...
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    Re: 2010 Fragrance Resolutions

    I have to admit that Tuscan Leather is my "Pink Sugar Scent" or a scent I am a little embarrassed I like. Then again I did not purchase a full bottle, but a 10ml decant. I am so glad I tried Tobacco...
  29. Re: "OLD" or "vintage" perfumes on eBay-any good?

    Last Summer I got very lucky and was able to get a lot of vintage bottles for a reasonable price as they were mini bottles and it was before the prices got inflated in the Fall. I look at the seller...
  30. Re: SotD Thursday 31st December 2009: New Years Eve

    Happy End of Oughts Day everyone!

    I will be ringing in the New Year with Amouage Epic.

    Deni
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    Re: December Purchases 2009 ~~~

    After a couple of month shopping hiatus, Santa got me a .25 oz bottle of Chanel Coco pure parfum, and three 10 ml decants: Amouage Epic, Amouage Lyric (coming in the mail). and Tom Ford Tuscan...
  32. Re: BN WORLD MEET: all the reports in one place & vote for next year's date!

    Was so terribly sad to miss last years that I organized my own mini-snifftrip of three passionate perfumistas to Neimans, Barneys, Jaquelines, and Diptyque in an afternoon. Please let me know there...
  33. Re: All Invited! ♥ ♥ ♥ Sniff 'n' Speak Saturday, Jan 2, 2009 ★★★ ORIENTAL

    I have:

    1. Guerlain: Two vintage versions of Shalimar and a bottle of Samsara. According to Fragrantica L'Heure Bleue, L'Instant, and Chamade are Oriental Florals so I have them to include in the...
  34. Re: Which scents chicks dig/females love/blah blah blah

    I must agree that the universal sexy scent for a man is Eau Sauvage by Dior. All others are a matter of personal taste. Last Summer we could have bathed in it. It is timelessly sexy, plus it was born...
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