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    A very good morning to you all! I'm in Private Collection Tuberose Gardenia today.

    Have a wonderful day
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    Good morning Mr. Boy!

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    Good Morning Happy Wednesday


    I am in Safari by R.Lauren !
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    Default Re: SotD: Wednesday 11 August

    I'm in Feminité du Bois, today again. There are also traces of yesterday evening's dinner-and-perfume with a friend - remnants of Le Temps d'Une Fête in the crook of my left arm, quite animalic, and a very vintage musk, soft, sweet, powdery and fleshy, in the right.

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    Patricia de Nicolaï s

    NICOLAÏ POUR HOMME




    Fantastic scent of Lavender / Galbanum
    Have I told you about the scent of jasmine? Have I spoken about the smell of the sea? The earth is scented. And I perfume myself to enhance what I am. That's why I can not wear a perfume that bothers me. Perfuming is an instinctive wisdom. And like all art, it requires some knowledge of yourself..."
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    Default Re: SotD: Wednesday 11 August

    Just off to bed in Fendi Theorema E'sprit D'ete
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    Every great perfume deserves a good home

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    Good morning everyone Today I have an appointment to the hairdresser. Can't wait because my hair is a disaster at the moment Haven't done anything with it since Christmas, so it's about time!Sotd is #88.This scent feels just right today

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    Eyes out on stalks. Will prolly fall asleep just when I'm s'posed to get up!
    "The world is ruled by letting things take their course. It cannot be ruled by interfering." Lao Tze

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    Narciso Rodriguez for Her (EDP)

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    Flowerbomb edp

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    Default Re: SotD: Wednesday 11 August

    My SOTD is Jo Malone Sweet Lime and Cedar.

    Please feel free to check out my Swap Thread - Patou pour Homme, L'Instant de Guerlain PH Extreme, Dior Homme Intense, Pure Malt, Pure Coffee and many more! Click Here For My Swap Thread

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    Frederic Malle Musc Ravageur

    Take care, everyone!
    "I felt something so intense, I could only express it in a perfume." - Jacques Guerlain

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    tdem, you smell SO good I MUST join you! Musc Ravageur it is!

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    Default Re: SotD: Wednesday 11 August

    Quote Originally Posted by ubuandibeme View Post
    ... you smell SO good I MUST join you!
    Hey! I smell good, too!

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    Zen 2007 - Shiseido
    Wishlist is pointless.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Le Grand Duc View Post
    Hey! I smell good, too!
    Of course you do! You always do, Mr. Duc.

    Scent twins with Jasper today in NR for her.


    Good luck with your hair care, Ine! (I´ve given up on my hair...)
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    Default Re: SotD: Wednesday 11 August

    Hello everyone -

    I'm in Parfum Privé by La Perla.



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    Hello comrades ,

    I am wearing Bas de Soie from the Serge Lutens range. I am going through an Iris phase and this fits the bill very nicely. Some of my colleagues offered a little cough as I entered the room today, as they have done on some previous occasions when the strangeness of my perfume caught them a little off guard.

    Sestra.

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    Default Re: SotD: Wednesday 11 August

    L'Artisan Al Oudh.
    I don't know much about medicine, but I know what I like. -- S.J. Perelman

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    Default Re: SotD: Wednesday 11 August

    Caron Eau de Reglisse Liquorice for me today.

    Sestra, so nice to see you back!

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    Thank you Twolf, it's nice to be here again amongst the gorgeously fragranced. You smell lovely. I've got a tiny drop of Reglisse left in a 1ml tube in the darkest recesses of my cupboard. Might look for it tonight!

    Sestra

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    Default Re: SotD: Wednesday 11 August


    Jean Patou - Normandie
    Drifting along under the influence of the famous
    carnation/amber base of Patou,
    this is an elegant way to pass the time on a hot summer's day.
    Perhaps a dip in the pool, or a good novel in the shade...

    Created in 1935 by Henri Alméras classical soft oriental floral edp with
    top notes of carnation,
    heart notes of jasmine, rose and opoponax on
    base notes of vanilla and benzoin.
    Last edited by kumquat; 11th August 2010 at 03:47 PM.

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    Everyone is smelling wonderful today. I wish I could smell that EL on Candy Perfume Boy!

    My scent is Success is a Job in NY, which is a very Freudian choice on my part. All I'll say is, say your prayers my husband is successful in NY. He's home for a visit on the 28th.
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    Kumquat- oooh ! Normandie and such a lovely picture too !

    This morning I am wearing Une Rose Chypree - the lovely Andy Tauer's brilliant creation.
    RHM- we posted at the same time !
    Your husband is in my prayers for success !
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    Default Re: SotD: Wednesday 11 August

    Roma today. I gave absolutely no thought to my scent of the day this AM, and found myself standing in front of my fragrances in a hurry. But I'm OK with my choice. It's pretty easy wearing.

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    House siblings with Petruccijc today, as I am wearing Jo Malone Orange Blossom. Does anyone know if this has tuberose in the mix somewhere? I can't find it in any listed notes, but I swear I can catch a whiff of it sometimes. And that's sad, because tuberose is not my friend.
    If Mama ain't happy, ain't nobody happy.

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    I had the same thooght as Cello this morning. Roma is my "go to" scent.
    A woman without perfume is like a flower without a scent.

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    Default Re: SotD: Wednesday 11 August

    Chamade (Guerlain)

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    Layered Neonatura Cocoon and Acqua Serena, i should just go back to bed because for some reason this combo is super comforting. Probably doesn't help that I am having hot cocoa and a fluffernutter sandwich on *gasp* white bread. lol

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    Default Re: SotD: Wednesday 11 August

    Sharing the house with Candy Perfume Boy, wearing Estee Lauder's Pure White Linen, my favorite all-rounder sweet/tart fruity/floral that never ever fails to pick my mood right up. Notes include grapefruit, mandarin, iced rose tea, raspberry, pear, Granny Smith apple, dewy greens, lily, white freesia, white ginger, cardamom, red tulips, rose absolute, honeysuckle, gardenia, tuberose, jasmine, iris, osmanthus, white cedarwood, patchouli and white heliotropine.

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    Good Morning, all. Jacona, I'd like to join you, please! A hot cocoa with a fluffernutter sounds perfectly comforting right now.
    It's 57F degrees and foggy here on the coast and I'm wearing Tom Ford Velvet Gardenia.

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    I will have to spend a day in a locked up room, working, doing some creative work when my creative mind has been boggled by the end of the quarter grading.
    I am wearing a very light coat of Lancome Climat La Collection edition (which means new and reformulated, but I haven't tried the old one) and when that wears out, I will be pulling out surprise samples from my purse!

    ... and let's hope I'll get this work done!..

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    Scent twins with Coconut in Victor & Rolf Flowerbomb.

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    Wearing Fracas this evening.

    Have a good evening everyone!

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    Aqua Velva Ice Blue this morning
    'Those who grow too big for their pants will be exposed in the end'--anon

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    Default Re: SotD: Wednesday 11 August

    i Coloniali Yuzu Body Water ~~~ it's just so comfortable.

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    Default Re: SotD: Wednesday 11 August

    This morning:

    Rive Gauche Pour Homme by Yves St. Laurent



    I have missed this scent. It's been quite a while since I wore it - won't make that mistake again. I forgot how comfortably pleasing it is.

    This afternoon:

    Shake Shake Senora by D.S. & Durga (from a sample)



    Second time I'm sampling this, it sort of smells like root beer candy, and sweaty almonds. It reminds me of those Never Too Busy To Be Beautiful scents: quirky, natural...fun! Not easy to wear though.

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    Default Re: SotD: Wednesday 11 August

    I'm feeling luscious in some nice vintage Pois de Senteur.
    Don a wig of larks and fly!

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    Quote Originally Posted by kumquat View Post

    Jean Patou - Normandie
    Drifting along under the influence of the famous
    carnation/amber base of Patou,
    this is an elegant way to pass the time on a hot summer's day.
    Perhaps a dip in the pool, or a good novel in the shade...

    Created in 1935 by Henri Alméras classical soft oriental floral edp with
    top notes of carnation,
    heart notes of jasmine, rose and opoponax on
    base notes of vanilla and benzoin.
    OMG that sounds absolutely delicious. Is it available?
    Don a wig of larks and fly!

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    Ambre Sultan. Me likey.
    "A woman who doesn't wear perfume has no future." Coco Chanel

    I'm streamlining my collection http://community.basenotes.net/showt...29#post1219729

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    SOTD: Nicolai's Odalisque

    Good luck to RHM's hubby!

    Talk about fluffernutters has kicked up a sudden craving for sweets! Eek!

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    Montauk by Bond No.9
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    Default Re: SotD: Wednesday 11 August

    Quote Originally Posted by lilybelle View Post
    Sharing the house with Candy Perfume Boy, wearing Estee Lauder's Pure White Linen, my favorite all-rounder sweet/tart fruity/floral that never ever fails to pick my mood right up. Notes include grapefruit, mandarin, iced rose tea, raspberry, pear, Granny Smith apple, dewy greens, lily, white freesia, white ginger, cardamom, red tulips, rose absolute, honeysuckle, gardenia, tuberose, jasmine, iris, osmanthus, white cedarwood, patchouli and white heliotropine.
    Oh ME TOO! ME TOO!

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    "The world is ruled by letting things take their course. It cannot be ruled by interfering." Lao Tze

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    Default Re: SotD: Wednesday 11 August

    I'm now in L'Instant de Guerlain edt - perfect for a golden and sultry summer afternoon.



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    Of course you do! You always do, Mr. Duc.
    Thanks, love, that's all I needed to hear!


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    Ajne's Desir this afternoon !
    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/370...o-Profumo-Onda
    For sale. Carnal Flower and Vero Profumo Onda.

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    Midnight Poison by Christian Dior

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    SoTD was Mirto di Panarea (Yum!... I reviewed it on the blog mentioned in my sig) with a mid-afternoon spritz of Sycomore... and an evening refresh of the MdP.

    Hope all are well, it's NOT COOL here. With temps in the 100ºF and above range and heat indices above that, all I wanna do is sleep! Siesta time...yawn...
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    I'm continuing my quest to empty all the bottles I have that only have a corner left in the bottle. Today I emptied my bottle of Lolita Lempicka. I looove this frag!
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    Ths evening ,it's Chanel No.5 extrait.
    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/370...o-Profumo-Onda
    For sale. Carnal Flower and Vero Profumo Onda.

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    Default Re: SotD: Wednesday 11 August

    Late to this thread tonight. You are all so fragrant!
    My SotD has been TDC Osmanthus. A sunny scent if ever there was one! :-)

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