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    Re: Today I Bought: October 2012

    Received Ruth Mastenbroek's Amorosa the other day.

    L'Artisan Parfumeur's Mon Numero 7 on it's way.
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    Le Labo City Exclusives

    I got a sample of Tubereuse 40 last November when the city exclusives were made available worldwide. Didn't like it at the time, thought it had too much orange blossom. I have since developed a...
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    Re: Tuberose and gardenia

    I started burning a True Grace Tuberose candle last night and it reminded me of Renee Tuberose, which is beautiful and feminine.
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    Re: Tuberose and gardenia

    Tubereuse Couture by Parfumerie Generale is very elegant, one of my favourites.

    Isabey Gardenia is lovely, and it's supposed to contain naturally extracted gardenia oils from the flower.
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: December 2011

    La Chasse aux Papillons Extreme (100ml)
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    Re: Fleurissimo Blind Buy

    Fleurissimo is a lovely feminine floral and it's very classy. To me it's timeless and not at all old lady. You can buy a sample/decant from some websites, like The Perfumed Court (I'm not associated...
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    Re: Replacement for Tova Signature

    Hi Donna, thanks for the tip about SJP, I'll have to go and sniff it. When I have seen Tova Signature in the old bottle on eBay, they were going for crazy money.
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    Replacement for Tova Signature

    Does anyone know of a fragrance that is similar or very close to the original Tova Signature EDP in the frosted glass bottle? The QVC takeover of the brand has degraded the fragrance and it may even...
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    Re: Most worn in May?

    My go-to fragrance in May is Chinatown.
  10. Re: Mona di Orio new scents: Vétyver, Tubéreuse, Vanille, Oud

    Another tuberose for me to check out. Thanks for the heads-up.
  11. Re: New Fragrances: L’Artisan Parfumeur Mon Numéro (City Exclusives)

    I'm a tuberose fiend so will be looking forward to this one.
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    Re: Tuberose smell in the air

    Another one for you to try is Narcotic Venus, very feminine and sexy.

    Michael by Michael Kors is similar but less refined.
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    Re: Dirty ~ Sexy ~ Floral?

    Try Narcotic Venus, it's very feminine and it always reminds me of warm flesh so is very sexy too.
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    Re: Tuberose smell in the air

    I'm not sure if The Garden Party Tuberose by The Party is available in the States because it is not on Lucky Scent, but if you can find it do try it.
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    Re: Today I Bought : - > February 2011

    I've finally bought a FB of Narcotic Venus after owning a decant for ages.
  16. Re: New Fragrances: Keiko Mecheri Tuberose and Isles Lointaines

    Thanks for the heads-up, I've ordered samples.
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    Re: Today I Bought : - > February 2011

    Narcotic Venus
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    Re: Fruity fruit.. fruits

    Mure et Musc by L'Artisan Parfumeur - a blackberry scent
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    Re: I want this just for the bottle!

    Beautiful bottle.
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    Re: SL Datura Noir, so damn beautiful.

    I have a FB and really like it. It is very sweet, syrupy and almondy, I do not get any hint of suntan lotion. To me it has a bright and cheery quality to it so not at all heavy.
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    Soy Candle Throw

    I was given my first soy candle at Christmas and was really pleased with its fragrance in the jar. I heard that soy candles burn cleaner than parafin candles so I was really looking forward to...
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    Re: Today I Bought.... JANUARY 2011 !!!

    I've dithered about Chanel No. 22 for ages, but finally bought it today from a Chanel boutique in London, just have to wait for it to arrive now. They included a sample of No. 22 and a couple others...
  23. Re: Which will be yours first fragrance purchased in 2011?

    Snap!
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    Re: SotD Wednesday 15 December 2010

    Wearing The Garden Party Tuberose.

    Top notes: Calabrian bergamot and Ceylon cinnamon
    Middle notes: violet, lily of the valley and cyclamen
    Base notes: Venezuelan tolu balsam, white musk, oakmoss...
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    Re: New perfume from Divine: L'Eternel Feminin

    Some of my favourite notes in both, will have to check them out. Thanks for the post.
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    Re: Tubereuse Criminelle & Longevity

    I decant it into an atomiser and spray it, and I usually use 2-3 sprays. I too find the sillage and longevity to be average on me. To me TC is quite delicate. I guess it comes down to body chemistry....
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    Re: Florals with Big Sillage

    Two of the biggest I own are Carnal Flower and Saks Fifth Avenue For Her, both with tuberose.
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    Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Nuit de Tubereuse
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    Re: SOTD - Tuesday September 21st 2010

    Enjoying my latest purchase Roja Dove Scandal.
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    Re: SOTD Monday 20 September 2010

    Datura Noir
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    Re: SOTD - Thursday september 16th

    Wearing Parfumerie Generale Tubereuse Couture today.

    Many happy returns to all celebrating their birthday.
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    Re: SOTD - Wednesday September 15th 2010

    Tubereuse Indiana

    Have a good day.
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    Re: SOTD ~ Tuesday September 14th 2010

    Carnal Flower
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    Re: SotD - Monday the 13th of September

    In Renee Tuberose today.

    Have a good week.
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    Re: Best Leather perfumes

    I'm not a fan of the leather note myself but a leather fragrance that springs to mind is Bandit.
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    Re: Today I Bought - September 2010

    Just ordered Roja Dove Scandal.
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    Re: SOTD Thrusday 09 September 2010

    Datura Noir
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    Re: SOTD - Wednesday September 8th

    Wearing Chanel Gardenia.
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    Re: SotD Tuesday 7 September-10

    Diptyque for me too, Do Son.
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    Re: SotD - Thursday the 2nd of September

    Profumum Tuberosa
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    Re: SOTD - Wednesday 1st of September 2010

    The Garden Party Tuberose, a happy sunny tuberose.

    Description from Harrods: This intense fragrance is vibrant and elegant - a combination of spicy, floral and oriental notes.
    Top notes:...
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    Re: SOTD - Wednesday 1st of September 2010

    The Garden Party Tuberose, a happy sunny tuberose.

    Description from Harrods: This intense fragrance is vibrant and elegant - a combination of spicy, floral and oriental notes.
    Top notes:...
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 31 August 2010

    Wearing Bond No. 9 Harrods for Her.

    Have a good day!
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    Re: Scent Of The Day, Thursday 26th August.

    Wearing A La Nuit today.

    Have a good day!
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, August 25

    Have a good Wednesday everyone.

    I'm wearing Fracas today.
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    Re: SOTD Monday 23 August 2010

    Estee Lauder Private Collection Amber Ylang Ylang
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    Re: SotD Sunday 22 August

    Beyond Love
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    Nightmare Identifying a Sample

    I found an unlabelled vial yesterday in a box and decided to put a couple of drops on a top I was wearing. It developed into this wonderful tuberose or gardenia fragrance that I could not stop...
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    Re: SOTD Friday 20 August 2010

    Do Son
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 19 August 2010

    Profumum Tuberosa
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 19 August 2010

    Hi Coconut, what is OPUS I like? I've been meaning to get a sample to try.
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    Re: Today I Bought: August 2010

    I'm recovering from a discectomy and have been told by my physio I need to walk. So I used that as an excuse and went into town today to buy Do Son:lolk:
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 18 August 2010

    Good Morning!

    Wearing Success is a Job in New York.
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 17 August 2010

    Wearing Datura Noir today.
  55. Thread: Car scents

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    Re: Car scents

    Coincidentally I just put a Midnight Jasmine Yankee car jar in my car two days ago. It smells okay, kind of fresh, but does not smell like real jasmine. I guess like fragrances we get what we pay...
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    Re: Candle of the day?

    I finished burning my Nest Moroccan Amber candle yesterday. It's really rich, warming, and delicious, containing notes of sweet patchouli, heliotrope, bergamot, with a hint of eucalyptus. It...
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    Re: Today I Bought: August 2010

    Just ordered the limited edition sample bottle of Empress of India by Essentially Me.
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    Re: SotD: Thursday 12 August

    Madison Soiree

    Have a good day!
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    I like many of the notes, will have to see about getting a sample.
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    Re: SotD: Wednesday 11 August

    Wearing Fracas this evening.

    Have a good evening everyone!
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    Re: SotD - Tuesday the 10th of August

    Just put on some Nuits de Noho.

    Have a good day everyone.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday August 8, 2010

    Nuit de Tubereuse for me today.
  63. Re: Which rose-dominant scents have good longevity?

    Maybe it's my chemistry that brings out the rose note more than the other two. A review on Now Smell This commented it reminds the reviewer of Jean Patou Joy EdT. Worth a try to see how you perceive...
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    Re: Today I Bought: August 2010

    Waiting for Fleurissimo to arrive.
  65. Re: Which rose-dominant scents have good longevity?

    Try Parfum d’Empire 3 Fleurs. The floral notes are Bulgarian rose, Egyptian jasmine, and Indian tuberose, but the rose note is most dominant to me. Longevity is quite good, I can still smell it...
  66. Thread: Best Sillage

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    Re: Best Sillage

    My Bond No. 9 fragrances all have very good sillage and longevity.
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    Re: The Garden Party Tuberose

    I hope Harrods is not going to stop stocking it. But I wouldn't be surprised if it didn't sell well at the original price and they're dropping it, hence the discount. It would be a shame as it's a...
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    Re: The Garden Party Tuberose

    Just been browsing the Harrods website and discovered that Garden Party Tuberose is now Ł129, nearly half the price when I bought it at the start of the year!
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    Re: Today I bought...July 2010

    My blind purchase of Nuit de Tubereuse has arrived and I'm so glad I like it. It's quite different to most tuberose fragrances in that it's spicy and fruity. The dry down has a moist earthy note that...
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    Re: To spray or not to spray for work

    Just curious, what's the consultant like? Male/female? Age? Conservative/Flamboyant?
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    Re: The Garden Party Tuberose

    I received The Garden Party Tuberose by The Party from Harrods today and have been testing it. This is my first impression of it. The fragrance starts off really sweet. It is full-bodied, so not...
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    Re: SotD Friday 12 February

    Wearing Carnal Flower.
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    Re: Today I bought...February 2010 purchases

    I've only experienced The Garden Party Tuberose on a test strip so far. It is not a light fragrance, but at the same time it has a fresh and sunny quality that's very uplifting.
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    Re: Today I bought...February 2010 purchases

    I have a good feeling about The Garden Party Tuberose. The fragrance on the test strip alone smells wonderful, I feel happy every time I smell it.

    I will definitely report back when I've had a...
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    Re: Today I bought...February 2010 purchases

    I ordered The Garden Party Tuberose from Harrods today, can't wait to get my hands on it.
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    Re: The Garden Party Tuberose

    Yes, unfortunately it's extravagantly expensive. I'll have to save up, and limit myself to one fragrance purchase that month. I'm hoping someone will tell me it's available somewhere else for less.
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    The Garden Party Tuberose

    Being a tuberose fancier I rang Harrods a few days ago to request a sample of this. I was told they didn't have any to send out but the SA kindly agreed to send me some test strips sprayed with it. ...
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    Re: Today I bought ... January 2010 purchases

    Received Youth Dew Amber Nude yesterday.

    Ordered Tubereuse Indiana today, hope it will arrive very soon.
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    I received a Morrocan Amber candle by Nest Fragrances at Christmas. It smells really yummy and reminds me of ginger biscuits. The box says it contains amber, patchouli, heliotrope, bergamot and...
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    Re: December Purchases 2009 ~~~

    Bought a tester of Success is a Job in New York on eBay a couple of weeks ago, then when I found out this is now available at Harrods, I couldn't stop myself ringing and buying another bottle. The...
  81. Re: Andy Warhol Success is a Job in New York UK Launch?

    In case anyone is interested, Success is a Job in New York is now available at Harrods, although it is not on their web site yet.
  82. Andy Warhol Success is a Job in New Year UK Launch?

    I won an auction on eBay recently for 3 sample vials of this fragrance. I received them today, sampled it a few minutes ago and have already decided I MUST own this. It's a really creamy tuberose...
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    Re: SotD Monday 16 November

    Chanel Gardenia.
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    Re: November 09 purchases

    Just received Bond No. 9 Harrods For Her, reminiscent of Michael by Michael Kors and Narcotic Venus, but more restrained and unisex.
  85. Re: What fragrance note are you addicted to right now ?

    I have just looked up the notes in Diorella, I like many of them apart from honeysuckle. I'll definitely have to try this one next, thanks mysticknot.




    Coconut, you may like 6 Tubereuse by...
  86. Re: What fragrance note are you addicted to right now ?

    I have been addicted to the tuberose note for the last couple of years and am always on the look out too for new ones to try. My latest sample is of Harrods for Her by Bond No. 9, which reminds me...
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    Re: Tubereuse Couture - wow!

    I've had Tubereuse Couture in my wardrobe for a while now and it is one of my favourites. It's sophisticated and elegant in an understated way like Tubereuse Criminelle, quite different from the...
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    Re: Gardenia round-up! What have I missed...?

    Saks Fifth Avenue for Her by Bond No. 9 is one of my favourites.
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    Re: sweet warm powerful scent for my wife

    Datura Noir
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    Re: SotD Monday 27 July

    Madison Soiree.

    Have a good day everyone.
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    Re: Carnal Flower - what's the fuss

    For strong and heady tuberose, try Saks Fifth Avenue For Her and Narcotic Venus, the latter is reminiscent of Michael by Michael Kors.
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    Re: Today I bought ... July 2009 purchases

    Samples on the way:

    Honeysuckle Bird by Soivohle
    Tuberosa d'Autonno by i Profumi di Firenze
    Caprifoglio Rupestre by i Profumi di Firenze
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    Re: Recommendations for a heady Gardenia?

    Saks Fifth Avenue for Her by Bond No. 9 is a very heady and sultry mix of gardenia and tuberose, do sample it if you haven't already.
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    Re: SotD Monday 6 July

    I'm always on the lookout for honeysuckle scents and this one is new to me. I will have to track down a sample. Thanks for mentioning this fiori.

    I'm wearing Fragonard by Fragonard today, another...
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    Re: SotD Friday 26 June

    Fracas for me too.

    It's after five on a Friday so I can stop work now :D.
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    Re: Has anyone tried Angel extrait?

    :lolk:
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    Re: SotD Sunday 21 June, Summer Solstice

    Chanel Gardenia.

    Have a relaxing Sunday.
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    I'll have to put an entry in my calendar.
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    Re: SotD Saturday 20 June-09

    Chinatown during the day. Carnal Flower this evening.

    Have a good evening.
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    Re: SotD Friday 19 June -09

    The thread on Chanel has prompted me to wear Gardenia today.

    Have a good day.
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