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  1. Re: "Fragrant but unfit" - what activities have you ditched since discovering perfume

    Saving money.

    Kidding...
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    Re: What are your most feared scrubbers?

    The only fragrances I really dislike so far are:

    Diptyque Oyedo
    Guess/Marciano
    Hugo Boss/Hugo Women (gives me a headache)
    Serge Lutens Miel d'Bois
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    Re: Your impressions of Tocca fragrances?

    I love Cleopatra. It's not the most long-lived scent ever, but it's decent. The sillage is pretty extraordinary when it's hot out (and a little annoying, to me), but otherwise I think it's normal.
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  4. Re: How do you know when a fragrance doesn't go with your skin chemistry?

    Thanks for your responses! I appreciate them.
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    Re: stats - how many frags do you deem FBW?

    If I had the money, I would have bought 6 of the appx. 45 scents I've sampled so far.. but I'm relatively new and I do a lot of research and agonizing before even ordering samples, so that accounts...
  6. How do you know when a fragrance doesn't go with your skin chemistry?

    Let me preface this by saying I do not have the best nose, so it's very possible I'm just missing obvious things.

    How do you guys know when you can't wear something because it smells weird on your...
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    Re: Favorites and Hair Color and Birth Month

    Grapefruit
    Brown with awesome red highlights!
    Leo (August)
  8. Re: Need Help Finding a salty/marine fragrance, I have a specific scent in mind

    Thanks for this post.. I'm looking for a slightly different type of marine scent. Like the BN member who started this thread, I grew up going to the Gulf of Mexico. I want something that smells spicy...
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    Re: how much do you spray?

    I spend over an hour on public transportation every weekday, so I err on the side of caution. I don't want to make anyone sick! I do one spray/dab on the wrists, rub them together, and rub my wrists...
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    Re: Great container to hold samples

    I haven't wanted to spend the money for the chemistry equipment holder I posted earlier, but let me put in a word for The Container Store's amac boxes (see...
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    Re: Clean "soaply" female fragrances

    I thought Balkis by Parfums de Nicolai was soapy, but I am not very good at identifying notes yet.
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    Re: Basenotes Gratitude Thread!

    There are plenty of recommendations I haven't got a hold of yet and still want to try, but Acqua Allegoria Pamplelune is a win in my book. Thanks, kids! :)
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    Re: Flowerbomb - not workin' for me

    That sounds really good to me! I will have to give it a try.
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    Re: Great container to hold samples

    I have my eye on something like http://www.coleparmer.com/catalog/product_view.asp?sku=0375571, but I'm not positive I'd be getting the right size. Time to consult my former-chemist mom, I guess.
  15. Re: what is your favorite non-floral smell in fragrance or your favorite non-floral f

    So far the winner is by far grapefruit, but I really love my sample of Serge Lutens Five o'clock au Gingembre. Oh, and anything cedar.
  16. Re: All Invited! ♥ Sniff 'n' Speak Saturday, June 7, 2008 ★★★ CITRUS

    Hi everybody... I posted a question about grapefruit fragrances maybe two years ago. Now that I've graduated, I finally have the resources to start getting into this stuff!

    For the past week I've...
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    Looking for help finding a peppery? fragrance

    Good afternoon, gentle people of basenotes! Like so many others, I am in search of something to wear.

    I'm a college student who doesn't know much about fragrance. I've never had one I liked before...
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