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    SOTD: Saturday, 27th July, 2019

    PerfumedLady, that daylily is spectacular. Definitely gothic and aptly named. For a recovering English major who really enjoyed the Gothic writers, thereís also a belladonna feel to it for some...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 27th July, 2019

    Good morning, all! Iím heading out to the water just minutes from now! And, yes, Quarry, when I said ďon the water,Ē I meant it literally. Iím taking a Jetski to a place that seems perfect, blowing...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 26th July, 2019

    Iím finally arrived at the lake, which I couldnít see but could smell (in a wonderful way) the moment I exited the car! I immediately relaxed. I plan to be on the water at 8:30 tomorrow morning...
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    SOTD: Friday, 26th July, 2019

    ClockworkAlice, congratulations on your new furbaby! Iím of a similar vintage as PerfumedLady :wink: and I think Siouxsie is a fantastic name, wherever it fits. And now you have a whole weekend of...
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    SOTD: Thursday, 25th July, 2019

    Gentle hugs to (((Quarry))) (ice, ice, baby! :grin: ), bear hugs to (((teardrop))), and bon voyage wishes to Ine!

    IMO, folks in Europe dealing with the sweltering temps have it far worse for the...
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    SOTD: Wednesday, 24th July, 2019

    I hope youíre feeling better, (((CuddleCat))). And youíre absolutely right: itís humid as all get-out in the middle of the US. Basically, anywhere east of the Rocky Mountains is going to be humid and...
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    SOTD: Tuesday, 23rd July, 2019

    Hi, everyone! Sounds like youíre doing well, heat (in all its forms) notwithstanding. Teardrop, I feel your discomfort :kiss:

    And you all smelled so good today!

    Kewart, thatís a lovely photo!...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 22nd July, 2019

    I was note-twinned with teardrop today in jasmine ó I wore the lovely A La Nuit.

    RHM, thatís so awful! I hope the water recedes quickly. This has been a crazy spring and summer.

    It was nice...
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    SOTD: Sunday, 21st July, 2019

    Butterfly milkweed is magical! Weíve had an army of butterflies this summer. Itís almost as if the top 12Ē of the garden is moving, there are so many of them.

    Sitting down to dinner at a Lebanese...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 21st July, 2019

    How did the Yardley work out, PerfumedLady? I hope you found a way to stay cool today :kiss:

    ClockworkAlice, my two favorite JMs are Wood Sage & Sea Salt and Mimosa & Cardamom. It sounds like you...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 20th July, 2019

    Foxbins, I joined you at the gym. Didnít it feel awesome? The step mill kicked my butt. Loved it.

    Now getting a pedicure in preparation for my work trip (which starts tomorrow afternoon) and then...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 18th July, 2019

    This community is so wonderful. Thank you for the support -- it means so much to me. :smiley: And PerfumedLady, your comment about waiting to be asked is making me laugh and shake my head. You're...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 17th July, 2019

    (((Trilby Lark))) :smiley:

    Hazel, OMG, I'd never heard "I'm in A FOG," but I *love* it. :grin: Spot. On.

    Yesterday, I took the Gallup Strengths Finder test. It turns out the dovetails between...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 17th July, 2019

    CuddleCat and ClockworkAlice, I hope you feel better soon; please take care of yourselves.

    I'm glad to hear you're feeling some better, ineespenes. Giving yourself a break and some rest sounds...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 15th July, 2019

    Congratulations, Jon! A treasure indeed :smiley:

    NCal, congratulations on 37K :beer:

    Healing hugs, also, to (((ine)))

    I'll happily join you in Canada, foxbins!

    I'm grappling with some...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 14th July, 2019

    I wore Pomelo Paradis for the afternoon and went to my first group fitness class in about 10 years. And now I remember why I used to go so religiously. Why the hell did I ever stop? I am going to be...
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    SOTD: Sunday, 14th July, 2019

    Absolutely gorgeous moth photos from HoP and Jon! HoP, a friend of mine photographed the same kind of moth as yours perched on the side of a tree in her backyard two days ago. I have never in my life...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 13th July, 2019

    I'm wearing Chergui today. My first favorite niche fragrance. My first Serge Lutens. It's representative of a lot of firsts. According to my SotD counter, I hadn't worn it since September 2017....
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 12th July, 2019

    Why am I not surprised? :grin: You, foxbins, and I have a bit of a fragrance Venn diagram going. A triumvirate of scent siblings, if you will.

    I am not synching today. I had my tropical olfactory...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 11th July, 2019

    It is a bit sweet, but the tuberose note is largely dormant for me. It's all orange blossom and soft woods on me. Although, the sweetest orange blossom I've ever smelled is Robert Piguet Mademoiselle...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 11th July, 2019

    Zilpha, you're the only other person in our SotD group that I've seen wear Houbigant FdO. What do you think? I really love it.

    I think I'm going to need to try Dasein Winter, Quarry. It sounds...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 10th July, 2019

    YAY, scent sisters!!! :2vrolijk_08:

    Maybe it's been the lime effect, but I'm in a tropical kind of mood tonight, so I'm going with the sublimely odd Felanilla -- not quite vanilla, not quite...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 10th July, 2019

    I hope your finger heals quickly, HoP. Finger cuts are such a painful annoyance. :angry:

    I'm wearing rynegne's Madhat Scents Mysore Lime today. It's so nice on this hot, muggy day.
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 9th July, 2019

    You're assuming I know Shalimar and LHB well enough to adequately compare them. :wink: Guerlains are just not for me.

    Having said that, Emeraude is fundamentally a powdery oriental with some...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 9th July, 2019

    Thank you, CuddleCat and Trilby Lark! :smiley:

    HoP, youíre so very right!

    Foxbins, I much prefer Love Tuberose. Champs Lunaires was just so damn serious and severe ó quite a feat for a tuberose...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 9th July, 2019

    Isn't it just amazing? My eyes roll back in my head every time I take the cap off and sniff it. Which happens more than you might think.

    Thanks, Foxbins! :vrolijk_26: Have you tried the Rogues?
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 9th July, 2019

    Happy Birthday, Hazel! Are you doing something fantastic outside in the gorgeous summer of the PNW?

    I showered off the Emeraude and am now stinkin' up the joint in the voluptuous, cumin-y goodness...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 9th July, 2019

    Thanks, PerfumedLady! :kiss:

    Hugs to (((teardrop))). I hope Carnal Flower helped drown out the noise.

    For my SotM, I'm wearing a couple of sprays of Coty Emeraude -- a late 70s/early 80s...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 8th July, 2019

    Welcome back, Mike! :vrolijk_26: That sounds like a wonderful trip!

    My SotE is the gorgeously old-school Chypre-Siam, from my new bottle.
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 8th July, 2019

    I'm wearing Parfumerie Generale Louanges Profanes, out of a nice, big decant from the Meet-Up swap, I think courtesy of matildaben.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 7th July, 2019

    Huh! I didn't even realize it was my BN-iversary! :grin: Thanks, NCal!

    Post workout and shower, I'm wearing Jubilation 25.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 7th July, 2019

    Profumum Ichnusa for me today.

    Trying to figure out how to get myself submerged into a lake, stat. I think I've settled on a quick weekend trip to Table Rock Lake (which I adore) immediately upon...
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    I love this entire exercise. You could call my Sunday morning "Fun with Fragrance Pivot Tables" and you'd be right. I'm such a nerd. :grin:

    So, here's what I've found, focusing out of...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 6th July, 2019

    So happy that Jon, tdem, and RHM are enjoying their vintage beauties! They sound wonderful.

    Iím wearing CdG Jaisalmer, my favorite from the Incense series. I need another bottle and backup bottle...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 5th July, 2019

    Foxbins, you donít know how tempted I am to just hop a flight to see you, hang out, hike, drink all the wine, etc. Iíll bring whatever the hell you want me, too.

    I switched to MAAI tonight. Like...
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    Re: Sample Pass: Rogue Perfumery

    I, too, took advantage of the 20% off with bottles of the other two fragrances I loved: Derviche and Chypre Siam!
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 5th July, 2019

    Your drive sounds glorious, Trilby Lark. Drink it all in, sweetie!

    I'm in synch today with a sample of Grandiflora Boronia. Based on the notes list (boronia, green notes, apricot, woods, resins,...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 4th July, 2019

    Catching up on 3 days'-worth of posts, I'm sitting here all teary-eyed and sending massive hugs to (((PerfumedLady))). I'm so sorry. Will you be planting a special lily in her honor?

    We're going...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 1st July, 2019

    Happy BN-iversary, NCal!

    Oh, Quarry, I just got all sympathy-itchy! I'm so sorry! I hate those things. I know in the Minnesota area, they're big as birds! Are they monstrous in Wisconsin, too?...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 30th June, 2019

    Hugs to both (((CuddleCat))) and (((cazaubon))) -- back pain is just the worst. You never know how involved it is in virtually all your movements until you feel each micro-movement. I hope relief...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 26th June, 2019

    Hi, all -- still a firm believer in the heat index here. 2 days ago, it was 78, partly cloudy and low 58% relative humidity. Yesterday, it was 76, mostly cloudy, and 72% relative humidity. Guess...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 25th June, 2019

    Good god, man, I'm not a savage! :grin: No, definitely not a layering experiment (I'm with you on Pulp's strength!) -- I just wanted to compare them. So a single spray of Pulp on the left wrist, 3...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 25th June, 2019

    Quarry, that is amazing. I'm both inspired and exhausted. You've utterly transformed the area, and it looks amazing. I especially love the rain garden!

    Gorgeous, gorgeous daylillies, Shy. They are...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 25th June, 2019

    Now I really want to fill in the remaining open spots in my garden with daylilies and iris galore! But it's long past planting time here. It's starting to get hot, which puts too much stress on new...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 24th June, 2019

    Well, allow me to reassure you on that point!! PerfumedLady, Quarry, and Shycat can probably chime in here, too, but there are quite a few species of daylilies that are just short of invasive! They...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 24th June, 2019

    (((ine))) You poor thing! Hopefully it will go away quickly. <<crossing fingers>>

    Shycat, your daylily was gorgeous! Foxbins, are daylilies impervious to your attentions? :wink:

    I love the...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 22nd June, 2019

    ((RHM)), I hope your headache is better. Those things are truly awful, especially when they won't go away.

    Foxbins, I have your orange (blossom) right here: Serge Lutens Fleurs d'Oranger (totally...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 22nd June, 2019

    Happy Saturday, Basenotes friends!

    TrilbyLark, congratulations on your new car! Quarry's right: I can totally picture you in those fantastic Gucci sunglasses, tooling up the PCH with the windows...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 20th June, 2019

    I shouldn't be surprised that you have this one, too, foxbins. :smiley: Scent sisters we are!

    The rain this spring has really slowed down crop growth, too, all across the Midwest and Great Plains....
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    SOTD: Tuesday, 18th June, 2019

    I was going to encourage myself to avoid butt jokes, but Shycat made by best intentions go ďpoof,Ē much like a ... well, never mind.

    Foxbins, I support your butt warmer and whatever happy memories...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 18th June, 2019

    Happy Birthday, Twolf :birthdays: I miss you.

    Congrats, NCal!

    I'm back to cozy, honeyed iris and ambrette, in the gorgeous Parfum d'Empire Equistrius.
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 17th June, 2019

    Happy Birthday, Bavard! :birthdays::birthdays: It was great to meet you in Chicago and to learn of our shared VT and KC connections!



    Q, my moon sign is Gemini. :wink: As a Pisces/Gemini, I'm...
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    Roja Dove Sampling

    This is one of the outstanding threads of 2019. Thank you all for an educating and entertaining read!

    I’ve sampled most of the Roja Dove feminines from Osswald and come away utterly underwhelmed...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 16th June, 2019

    My SotN is Nombril Immense. Iíve worn it the last 4 nights for bed. Iím sensing the start of a pattern. Also, I set a personal best today: 4 fragrances worn and all recorded here.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 16th June, 2019

    For my SotE, Iím continuing with the stinkers and wearing ELdO Une Amourette.

    (((foxbins)))
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 16th June, 2019

    Happy Father's Day to our Basenotes dads and more hugs to all those missing theirs. I miss mine a lot. I wish he and David had been able to meet.

    I've spent the last 12 hours honoring my dad's...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 15th June, 2019

    I've been working to decant 100mls from my ginormous bottle of Cuir Cannage for foxbins, so now I have to update my SotD. Luckily, it layers nicely over Galop. I smell so awesomely naughty.

    I...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 15th June, 2019

    Hello, Basenotes family! I hope each and every one of you is having a terrific Saturday.

    Iíve been totally geeking out over perfume today for no particular reason, and itís put a big smile on my...
  59. Thread: Iris Question

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    Iris Question

    Youíre welcome, Diamondflame! PdE has created some gorgeous fragrances. I should mention that, where Le Cri incorporates rose to gorgeous effect, Equistrius has a lovely violet/violet leaf note that...
  60. Thread: Iris Question

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    Re: Iris Question

    Starblind, I only just now saw this thread. The Barneys in San Francisco used to carry the entire Aedes line, so you might be able to score a free sample of Iris Nazarena there. If you're still...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 14th June, 2019

    I'm switching the focus to tuberose for the evening and wearing one of David's new favorites: Amouage Love Tuberose. Gorgeous.

    Isn't that always how it happens, Q? :grin: That's the coffee one,...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 14th June, 2019

    LOL, rynegne! David wears a light application (1 spray) of either Molecule 02 or Molecule 04 to Hapkido, and everyone loves it. They fight over sparring rotation with him! :grin:

    foxbins, you're...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 14th June, 2019

    I hope you thoroughly enjoy your time off, teardrop and ClockworkAlice! May it contain all the rest, pottering, pub'ing, wine-o'-clocking, and fragrancing your sweet hearts desire!
    ...
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    Re: Today I bought June 2019

    Also thanks to the post-Chicago glow/hangover, I am (finally) the proud owner of Bogue Profumo MAAI and ELdO Nombril Immense.

    Jon, now that you've eased yourself into civet love (or at least...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 13th June, 2019

    SotE is the crazy wonderful ELdO Nombril Immense, courtesy of my new bottle. I've wanted it literally FOR YEARS (like since 2010), but there was always something I wanted more. In the post-Chicago...
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    Re: Recommendation for my wife

    For me, this whole fragrance rabbit hole started with CK Euphoria. I can tell you just where I went after that:

    (1) Robert Piguet Visa (modern formulation) -- I despise Angel, but I adored Visa. I...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 13th June, 2019

    I hope the excitement overtakes melancholy post haste, (((Hazel))). At least you're relocating for the summer months. Hard to beat the Pacific NW in the summer.

    Happy Hat Trick, RHM! (Hockey pun...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 12th June, 2019

    (((Trilby Lark)))

    You smell great today, foxbins! The Hermes rhubarb is terrific, if very fleeting. I'm going through my samples of it quickly!

    Happy 60th :birthdays: to your mom,...
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    Re: A question for women

    This could quickly devolve into an Austin Powers joke. :evil:

    Oakmoss is totally my thing. I love MAAI, the original Halston, Rogue's Chypre Siam ... but I despise Mitsouko. It's the Guerlinade....
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 11th June, 2019

    On David's behalf, he says thank you for all of the birthday wishes. He's really touched by what a close-knit group we have, and he's so glad he got to meet some of you in Chicago. :smiley:

    It's...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 10th June, 2019

    Happy Birthday, :birthdays: Trilby Lark :birthdays: In the midst of all the fine caring for others you do, I hope you take some time to celebrate the fabulous person you are. :kiss:

    Welcome home,...
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    Niche Fragrance for an older mother

    Fantapoo, Honour Woman is much less sweet than Delina, so Iíd say Honour Woman is closer to a fresh floral, which is what you asked about.

    I just sprayed Honour Woman on my wrist, and itís quite...
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    Re: Niche Fragrance for an older mother

    I forgot an obvious but excellent fresh floral: Chanel No. 5 LíEau.
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    Niche Fragrance for an older mother

    Heeley Iris de Nuit
    Ormonde Jayne Frangipani
    MFK Aqua Universalis Forte
    A Lab On Fire California Snow
    Parfum díEmpire Eau Suave
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    Re: Niche Fragrance for an older mother

    Delina is a rose-based fruity floral with a boatload of vanilla. I'm not sure how old you are, but if your mom is almost 50, then you're likely squarely within the (male) demographic that *kind* of...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 8th June, 2019

    Jon, I forgot to say congratulations on the results of your civet experimentation! :thumbsup: Welcome to the looking glass! :wink:

    Also, I encourage you (as my scent brother) to sample Sale Gosse....
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 8th June, 2019

    Congratulations on your anniversary, Mike, and happy early birthday to Giancarlo! I so love hearing from friends that life is good. :smiley: It's certainly too short to spend it unhappy. Hugs to you,...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 3rd June, 2019

    Thanks, everyone! Iím safely arrived in Michigan, where it was surprisingly beautiful today: bright blue, cloudless skies, fluorescent green new leaves on trees, crisp, cool air ... The only thing...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 3rd June, 2019

    Good morning! I was up stupidly early this morning to catch my flight for an on-site work week. Iím getting ready to board and wearing my travel scent, Daim Blond.

    Itís not the same as it was,...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 2nd June, 2019

    I'll be on-site for work next week, leaving ungodly early tomorrow morning and returning Friday. Yuck. I much prefer my remote, work-from-home days. I'm spoiled now. :laugh:

    Taking it easy for a...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 1st June, 2019

    SotE is Cedre Sambac.

    If my 7.5mls makes it past July 4th, I'll be shocked. Can't get enough of this one.
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 1st June, 2019

    Kewart, I hope you have a WONDERFUL time in Nice! :smiley: Iím also thinking of foxbins today and wishing her safe and amazing travels to Korea.

    In scent-sisterhood, Iím wearing PG Louanges...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 31st May, 2019

    I surprised myself a bit by ending up in Galop d'Hermes (rose, plum, and a gently skanky leather). Maybe because I'm wearing a pink shirt. I suspect foxbins would not be surprised.

    Still, happy to...
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    Sticky: Re: Missing from the directory

    I submitted Delina Exclusif, a feminine, from Perfums de Marly.
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 31st May, 2019

    Good morning and happy Friday to all of you wonderful people!

    I felt like leather this morning, so I started off with a spritz from the new monster bottle of Cuir Cannage. Damn, I love this stuff....
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    SOTD: Thursday, 30th May, 2019

    I'm so happy for you, PerfumedLady! Spending the day in the garden sounds perfect :smiley:

    I spent the day twinned with freewheelingvagabond in one of my all-time favorites, Tubereuse Criminelle....
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 29th May, 2019

    Today I'm enjoying my first wearing of rynegne's Mysore Lime. I own both Limed and SantL, so Mysore Lime is a natural love for me. I'm really liking it, Ryan! Thank you for your generosity at the...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 28th May, 2019

    Thank you, teardrop, foxbins, and everyone :smiley: We just returned, and everything looks good Chez ExtremeK. Whew!

    Foxbins, you know I do! :laugh: I'll send you a bottle when we do our Cuir...
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    SOTD: Tuesday, 28th May, 2019

    Howís it wearing, foxbins? I think Iíll be giving it a whirl tomorrow!

    Also, I hope you win your Louanges Profanes bid :evil: Youíre welcome!

    Just found out parts of Omaha were pounded with...
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    SOTD: Tuesday, 28th May, 2019

    LOL! :grin: That visual reminder of the ďwovenĒ Dior packaging at least helps me ground Turinís translation of ďcannageĒ as ďwickerwork.Ē I stand by my opinion that he missed the double entendre,...
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    Re: Perfumes you never expected a compliment of

    My administrative assistant at my former employer adored Une Fleur de Cassie, of all things! Whenever Iíd walk into the office with it on, sheíd get a big smile on her face and say, ďYouíre wearing...
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    Re: Today I bought May 2019

    Thanks, N.Cal! I accepted long ago Iíd never use all I have before I shuffle off this mortal coil. So if I love it, I get it, but loving it is a must!
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    Chicago Meet-Up Reports, May 25, 2019

    Nicely put, foxbins! :grin: A broken-in (ahem) cat oínine tails, I think :evil: Fantastic stuff!

    Also, damn straight, next time!!

    I meant to post this here, but it ended up in todayís SotD...
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    SOTD: Monday, 27th May, 2019

    Iím now wearing one of my Chicago purchases, Amouage Love Tuberose, voluptuous and buttery. Itís a big hit with David, who asked me to wear it home. :smiley:

    Speaking of home, the storms in...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 27th May, 2019

    Good morning, all! And belated Happy Birthday wishes to the Divine Mrs. Q! :kiss: :birthdays:

    Iím writing from Chicago, where David and I are winding down our trip with some much-needed...
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    Chicago Meet-Up Reports, May 25, 2019

    I suppose I can be convinced thereís at least a double-entendre :wink: But to miss (or ignore) the ďleather caningĒ meaning is to miss an important aspect of the fragrance, which I canít imagine...
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    Re: Today I bought May 2019

    Congratulations, Kotori! I know you loved this one!
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    Re: Today I bought May 2019

    Feeling considerably lighter in the wallet and heavier in my collection following the meet-up:

    100 ml Malle Sale Gosse
    7.5ml bottle of HermŤs Cedre Sambac (part of a 4-way coffret split)
    50ml...
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    Chicago Meet-Up Reports, May 25, 2019

    This was my first meet-up, and what an incredible experience it was. The perfuming was great fun, of course, but what was truly special was meeting so many wonderful people who even at first...
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    Re: Chicago Meet-Up Reports, May 25, 2019

    Seriously? Thatís what they named one of their bars?! :grin:

    David and I arrived across the street from The Drake around 4:30, hightailed it over to the West Loop where we got on a 2.5-hour...
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