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    Default SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    Happy Sunday

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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    Off to bed in Serge Lutens Nuit de Cellophane
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    Hello all. Wearing Herve Leger Femme for Avon.
    DONNA

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    I am loving the Feminite Du Bois (original) that I just sprayed on.
    My hubbie is in France this week and i have asked him to see if
    he can find me another bottle. Last time they stocked it in Marionnaud
    and I am hoping they will still have it on the shelves (or even under them!)
    A woman without perfume is like a flower without a scent.

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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    I'm wearing JOY - vintage version, extrait.
    IT'S BLISS ... in a bottle.

    Have a sunny, relaxing Sunday everybody!

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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    Wearing my new found love today: Une Rose Vermeille by Tauer.
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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    Good morning! My SOTD is Olivier Durbano Turquoise. Enjoy the rest of your weekend!

    Notes include turpentine, rose berry, elemi, Somalian oliban incense, coriander, juniper, fragrant reed, lotus, fucus seaweed, lily, everlasting flower, honey, myrrh wood and ambergris.

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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    Good morning every one!

    Today I'm wearing Flowerbomb by Viktor & Rolf

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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    Hello everyone. Hope you are all enjoying your Sunday.

    Wearing J'Adore today, from a set of Dior miniatures that I picked up on holiday. I'm largely neutral about this one. I think the L'Absolu version is better, but neither are fbw for me.

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    You all smell divine, especially miss Sophi and Kiliwia ... mmm!



    Vintage Parfum

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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    Today I was in the mood for Opium...The new version,though....But it's ok Have a nice day all!

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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    Hello everyone!

    Duc, I thought of you when I reached for my sotd, a charming new side-effect of the already amazing Ysatis de Givenchy, vintage parfum.





    Y'all have a wonderful day!
    Science is not only compatible with spirituality, it is a profound source of spirituality. When we recognize our place in an immensity of light-years and in the passage of ages, when we grasp the intricacy, beauty, and subtlety of life, then that soaring feeling, that sense of elation and humility combined, is surely spiritual. ..Carl Sagan

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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    I'm flattered, Evange, really!

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    You should be - as you know, I think very highly of Ysatis!
    Science is not only compatible with spirituality, it is a profound source of spirituality. When we recognize our place in an immensity of light-years and in the passage of ages, when we grasp the intricacy, beauty, and subtlety of life, then that soaring feeling, that sense of elation and humility combined, is surely spiritual. ..Carl Sagan

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    Parfums de Nicolaï New York
    'Those who grow too big for their pants will be exposed in the end'--anon

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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    Heading out for a drive through the spectacular autumn foliage and for some apple and pumpkin picking as it's a beautifully clear, crisp sunny day.

    KenzoAmour Le Parfum

    Best to all!
    "I felt something so intense, I could only express it in a perfume." - Jacques Guerlain

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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    My SotM is L'Eau Ambrée by Prada.

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    I'm honored to be scent twin with kbe for this evening.

    PDN New York.
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    Nude, Bill Blass (parfum)

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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    The Different Company - Sel de Vetiver

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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    I'm wearing Boudoir today. I like wearing this on my days off of work, let's see how it works with football!

    Go Chiefs!

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    Hope you enjoy the foliage, gorgeous weather, and apple/pumpkin picking tdem1961 !!

    I've been wearing Chanel Beige this morning while I cook. I've been testing this for the last three days. I"m not enamored with the first 20 minutes or so (as Warum noted yesterday, it's likely the freesia - one note I'm not a fan of), BUT after that, the fragrance turns absolutely beautiful as it becomes less sweet-floral. I have become enchanted with this.

    Enjoy the day!
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    A Caron day for me...

    SotD: En Avion Extrait (current)... I think it is too sweet for me. I'd definitely have to avoid to get this on fabric as my skin renders it a wee bit less sweet, but still...
    SotE: Tabac Blond Extrait (current) + one wrist Tabac Blond Extrait (vintage)

    I think the Tabac Blond is worth a thread tomorrow...

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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    SotE - Angel by Thierry Mugler ... yay!

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    Good Sunday Afternoon, All!
    This am was cool and I wore Coco extrait. It was great all morning.
    Now it is almost 90 degrees F. outside and I need something lighter. Tdem, it will be weeks until we have the turning leaves and cooler weather. Enjoy.

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    L'Artisan Havana Vanille this afternoon.

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    Smile Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    What's in a name? that which we call a rose
    By any other name would smell as sweet;

    Nahema by Guerlain.
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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    George Sand yesterday. Apres l'Ondee today. I just got this crazy idea to systematically go through all my samples, one by one, and use them up until they are all gone. Anyone ever do this?
    "Like a lobster with a pearl in its claw, the beet held the jasmine firmly without crushing or obscuring it. Beet lifted jasmine, the way a bullnecked partner lifts a ballerina, and the pair came on stage on citron's fluty cue. As if jasmine were a collection of beautiful paintings, beet hung it in the galleries of the nose, insured it against fire or theft, threw a party to celebrate it. Citron mailed the invitations." Jitterbug Perfume by Tom Robbins p. 189

    What I am loving right now: Shalimar vintage extrait, Chanel Bois des Iles, Chanel no. 22, Le Labo Iris 39, Guerlain Iris Ganache

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    Kenzo Summer.

    Call it the scent of denial!
    "You...put on cologne to write?"(From Midnight in Paris)

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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    It's turned into a warm and sunny day here, so I'm switching to Honeysuckle & Jasmine by Jo Malone.

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    And I just switched into L'Instant for the evening.
    Science is not only compatible with spirituality, it is a profound source of spirituality. When we recognize our place in an immensity of light-years and in the passage of ages, when we grasp the intricacy, beauty, and subtlety of life, then that soaring feeling, that sense of elation and humility combined, is surely spiritual. ..Carl Sagan

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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    Quote Originally Posted by Le Grand Duc View Post
    You all smell divine, especially miss Sophi and Kiliwia ... mmm!
    Thank you Duc!I re applied Dolce Vita tonight!It's wonderful...can't stop smelling myself!
    LOVE IS BEST
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    I started out my day in Cologne du 68... and then went for a little trip to Ulta to see if they had anything special. They didn't. I'm surprised at how much space is reserved there for so few bottles of scent! It was every bit as productive as that locked case at the grocery store, except perhaps for the John Varvatos and Chanel offerings. The only thing that beckoned to me at all was the men's section scents, John Varvatos, and Chanel Platinum Egoiste... but neither of those was interesting enough to buy. The JV is faded to a lightly musky skin scent now, 5 hours later, and the Egoiste smells rather generically "men's EDT"... soapy and a little woody, but nothing to write home about. I tried Pure Poison, Burberry Brit, Insolence, and one other I completely forgot, and all of them smelled just too "modern clean" with calone galore. Sigh. (at least I left without spending any money). Did not realize Ulta had so little to offer in their scent department.

    EDIT: Later this evening, I am sniffing the left hand where Chanel Platinum Egoiste was spritzed earlier. Oddly enough, with a layer of Habanita on top, the Platinum Egoiste is coming through and smells great. I may have to put on Habanita and go back and layer PE on top of it... (I feel a lemming coming on.)
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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    Hi all! This morning I tested Dior Homme. Didn't think much of it at first, but it sort of bloomed on my skin. I can see why it has so many fans!

    SotE TBD. Wishing all a great week! :-)

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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    SotE = Calvin Klein's original Obsession for Women edp. Oooohhh...the smell of it!!

    I love it.

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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    Inspired by N-Tesla, I decided to wear Nahema today. I hope everyone is enjoying (or enjoyed) their respective Sundays. Take care, all.

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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    Hi everyone, this morning i had on CK's 'EUPHORIA' but late in the afternoon I'm testing Estee Lauder's 'SENSUOUS NOIR' I'm liking this scent very much. I guess some of us BN's today are doubling our pleasure on this lovely Sunday. )

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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    It's 5 p.m. I got up more than 12 hours ago and worked at least 9 of those hours finishing a work project. Yawn.

    Just applied JM Dark Amber & Ginger Lily. DH & I will nod off early watching a movie. See you in my dream, BNers.
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    Ralph Lauren ~ Chaps (original)

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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    Aramis Havana tonight
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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    Wore Evelyn today as I sat with an elderly lady for 5 hours while her family was out.

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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    Shi by Alfred Sung

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    It's 6:50 PM and Beige is still lovely. I guess unlike others, I find the later stages and the drydown sooo beautiful, and the beginning not. I really love this scent, but will not spend $200 to own it. I'll have to do with my 4 mL sample. Perhaps a 100 mL bottle will be in my future...

    I'm now switching to Cuir de Russie (new release EDT) as my SotE. Jacques Polge - thank you for your brilliance with Beige and re-formulation of CdR.
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    So happy that someone else is getting Beige besides me.

    We are back from the trip, it is a perfume desert where we went, but otherwise it went smoothly. The River, the folliage, the paddlewheel boat boasting a sign from the times past :"All gamblers and fancy women must check with the captain before boarding at New Orleans", great Zoro's Gyros in downtown prepared by an Albanian couple and served with the side of my favorite ajvar, together time, etc. Everybody should go on short eco-educational trips like this, I am afraid.

    In Karl Lagerfeld Kapsule Woody. Feeling dignified in it.

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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    SoTE/N:

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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    Fracas today~

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    Default Re: SOTD: Sunday October 10, 2010

    Tonights fragrance: Mitsouko by Guerlain.

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    By Kilian Back to Black.
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