Thread: S o t D - Sunday, 31 May 09
by Harvey Nichols
Created by perfumer Christophe Laudimiel
(his other fragrances include: Fierce, Youth Dew Amber Nude, Skarb and S-ex)
Top notes: Italian Bergamot, Grapefruit, Guatemalan Cardamom, Ginger, Nutmeg, Cognac
Middle notes: Cinnamon Bark, Absinthe, Leather
Base notes: Patchouli, Vanilla, White Musk, Olibanum, Oudh
Day #21 SIHNWIAY
Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, and sorry I could not travel both and be one traveler, long I stood and looked down one as far as I could to where it bent in the undergrowth; Then took the other, as just as fair, ...... I shall be telling this with a sigh somewhere ages and ages hence: Two roads diverged in a wood, and I -- I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference. - Robert Frost
Vetiver : Guerlain
I love Jasmine.
M7 by YSL
Snarky is as snarky does.
One of my favorite minty fresh fragrances:
Calvin Klein Man
Yerbamate - Villoresi
Antidote - on my top ten list.
Vetiver Hombre by Adolfo Dominguez
Andy Tauer - L'Air du Dessert Marocain
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Newbie discovering the wonderful world of perfume
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Looking for; http://community.basenotes.net/showthread.php?t=210771
Paco Rabanne pour Homme
I love cologne.
Floris ~ No.89
Top notes: bergamot, lavender, neroli, nutmeg, orange, petitgrain
Heart notes: geranium, rose, ylang ylang
Base notes: cedarwood, musk, oakmoss, sandalwood, vetiver
Serge Noir by Serge Lutens
citron citron - miller harris
Wishlist is pointless.
Guerlain's Chamade vintage extrait - I know this sounds very unmanly, but I'm saying it anyway: It's so touchingly beautiful that it almost makes me weep...
Last edited by Mr. G; 31st May 2009 at 10:21 AM.
Davidoff Adventure Amazonia
Current Top 5
1. Creed Aventus
2. A*Men Pure Malt
3. L'instant Extreme
4. Nasomatto Duro
5. CDG - Kyoto
Looking to swap/buy/receive for free () the following samples/decants:
Indult Tihota & Rêve en Cuir
Chant d'Aromes extrait
Vetiver pour Elle (5ml decant)
Versace The Dreamer 50ml (1.7oz) BNIB
"The Sunshine bores the daylights outta me!"
Don Corleone - La Via del Profumo
Vintage Guerlain, Maître Parfumeur et Gantier, and other rare off-site sales.
Frederic Malle, Guerlain, by Kilian, and Amouage splits.
New atomizer and decanting supplies for sale.
For me a work of fiction exists only insofar as it affords me what I shall bluntly call aesthetic bliss, that is a sense of being somehow, somewhere, connected with other states of being where art (curiosity, tenderness, kindness, ecstasy) is the norm. - Vladimir Nabokov
Pour Monsieur by Chanel today... going to the "beach" today... well it's more of a small hill in the middle of the city with a park on top... not sure if there is even any water there... but there is some sand!
Juicy Couture EDP - seriously, this stuff is goooooooood!
The Candy Perfume Boy:One boy's obsession with perfume and all things smelly.
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serge lutens arabie
SOTD: Hermes Terre d'Hermes
Purity and refreshment: Caldey Island Lavender Water
"Perfume is the dream that carries me."
There is always the sky to look at
Piper Nigrum (1999)
by Lorenzo Villoresi
Top Note: Anise, Wild Fennel, Peppermint.
Middle Notes: Black Pepper, Origanum, Nutmeg .
Base Notes: Amber, Styrax, Myrrh
Cool Water this AM.
I close my eyes, only for a moment and the moment's gone
All my dreams pass before my eyes a curiosity
Dust in the wind
All we are is dust in the wind--Kansas
Dior Homme (2005, Olivier Polge)
CK One Summer 2008
Herrera for men
Knize Ten Golden Edition
Acqua di Parma Blu Mediterraneo Fico di Amalfi
Miel de Bois
Time for a shower!
Opium pour Homme
I'm about the mow and do some yardwork - I grabbed a random sample out of my box of designer samples, so I'll be mowing in Mugler IceMen today!
I'm a colognosaurus. Rawr!
SotE: Cereus #7
Creed - Millésime Impérial
Last edited by dr.creed; 31st May 2009 at 04:21 PM.
dr.creed's decant sales
can be found here:
Creed - Silver Mountain Water
Don't panic. Just stay calm, and reload....
Last edited by ajmc; 31st May 2009 at 05:49 PM.
Just spent the afternoon with the_good_life IRL in Copenhagen, and he made me smell Grezzo, Benefactor, Patou pour Homme and Black Tie. How very different from my usual guerlinade path! I could smell myself all the time because all these scents were new to me. I ended up preferring Benefactor, a warm woody rose with some delicious saffron spice. Lovely experience.
Three fragrances today
Eau des Merveilles by Hermes
Terre D'Hermes by Hermes
Eau Blanche by IUNX
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Serge Lutens Louvre - the anti Louvre commentary inspired me to try it again. I still like it.
Rodier Gourmandise de Rodier
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Attar by Montale
After mowing, we went out for calzones and sodas.
I'm wearing a great combo of Jo Malone Orange Blossom + Black Vetyver Café.... I'll be reapplying this one shortly.
I'm a colognosaurus. Rawr!
Bel Ami, soooo good!
Diptyque Tam Dao
Yves Saint Laurent Rive Gauche Pour Homme
Lorenzo Villoresi Vetiver for me.
That girl, that bottle, that mattress and me.
wearing Guerlain Vetiver this afternoon
Bois du Portugal