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    Default SOTD: Wednesday 7th November 2012

    Good morning fragrant ones,

    How are we today? I am In a very chipper mood, I don't really know why lol

    I have a day off today so I'm not sure what I will be doing with myself.

    But I will be smelling uber sexy in my latest vintage find...dior - Fahrenheit. I cannot believe how different it is to the current formulation.

    Anyway, have a splendid day!

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    Morning All,

    Musc Ravageur today.

    Have a happy hump-day, peeps

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    Morning boys!

    Bleuch. Achoo! Head cold. Blerg.

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    I need my amber today *sigh*.........Prada L'eau Ambree. I need that Ambra Di Luna soon! How I would love that under the tree!
    "One gives freely, yet grows all the richer; another withholds what he should give, and only suffers want." Proverbs.

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    Quote Originally Posted by kalli View Post
    I need my amber today *sigh*.........Prada L'eau Ambree. I need that Ambra Di Luna soon! How I would love that under the tree!
    I love it too Kalli!

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    Default Re: SOTD: Wednesday 7th November 2012

    Quote Originally Posted by Foustie View Post
    Morning boys!

    Bleuch. Achoo! Head cold. Blerg.
    Oh no! F Your ill? Thats not good. I hope you get better soon xx

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    Get well soon, Foustie !

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    I know, that release is really something! Such a great scent. Thanks to you, I got to try it! Thank you Foustie!. Oh and feel better soon.
    "One gives freely, yet grows all the richer; another withholds what he should give, and only suffers want." Proverbs.

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    Default Re: SOTD: Wednesday 7th November 2012

    Good Morning BN's Family. Hope that every one is feeling well this Morning. My SOTD: Aventus

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    Quote Originally Posted by fragranceman88 View Post
    Oh no! F Your ill? Thats not good. I hope you get better soon xx
    Not ill. Just that blight of the perfume lover, a head cold. Blech!

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    Get well soon, Foustie !
    Achoo!

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    Default Re: SOTD: Wednesday 7th November 2012

    I Love NY for All (from a sample)



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    Bonjour Mesdames!
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    Shiseido Tactics.
    I don't know much about medicine, but I know what I like. -- S.J. Perelman

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    Default Re: SOTD: Wednesday 7th November 2012

    Feel better soon, Foustie!

    SOTD is Chanel No 22 - simply beautiful.

    {{{{{Jon Rodgers}}}}}

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

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    Default Re: SOTD: Wednesday 7th November 2012

    Hello, all.

    Thanks to Forfreddie, I'm testing Jasmin et Cigarette by Etat Libre d`Orange. It's a jasmine with an attitude.

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    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 7th November 2012

    Something bright to keep me awake, clear the dull, sleep deprived senses....Iris Noir and a strong cuppa joe!

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    Default Re: SOTD: Wednesday 7th November 2012

    Boum Homme by J.A.

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    Good morning, everyone!

    It's cool, crisp and bright, a beautiful day for Bois des Îles, parfum and edt. ♥ ♥ ♥

    Y'all have a great day!



    Foustie - I sure hope you nip that nasty cold in the bud soon!
    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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    Hello all.

    Tom Ford Violet Blond
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    Default Re: SOTD: Wednesday 7th November 2012

    Coffee this morning, strong and hot.

    I'll join tdem in Chanel #22, from the generous sample she sent me. {{{{{{hugs}}}}}}
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    No shower this morning. Just a spray ^^^ and run.

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    Default Re: SOTD: Wednesday 7th November 2012

    Have a nice day off, fragranceman88!

    Feel better, ((Foustie))!

    Daughter finally went back to school, but it's convening in a local theater as her high school is still being repaired from the hurricane damage. Weird! Meanwhile a new Nor'easter is expected today.

    I have bills to pay for Mom and then am going over to watch a movie with her. Then to take daughter to her doctor in the afternoon. Busy day.

    The day calls for a cozy comfort scent: Jour de Fête.


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    Prayers going out to the easterners today.
    "One gives freely, yet grows all the richer; another withholds what he should give, and only suffers want." Proverbs.

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    Sel de vétiver
    my current top five (always in transition)

    Dior Eau Noire
    HdP 1725 Casanova
    eau de gloire parfum d'empire
    Dia man Amouage
    comme des garçons man 2

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    Default Re: SOTD: Wednesday 7th November 2012

    Habit Rouge (Eau de Parfum) by Guerlain




    Feel better soon Foustie! ((bear hug))
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    Default Re: SOTD: Wednesday 7th November 2012

    S A R R A S I N S



    good evening

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    Good morning everyone!

    Fragranceman, enjoy your day off -- hooray for chipper!!

    LadyM, I adore that photo. It's just perfect for Jasmin et Cigarette. Great find!

    Gesundheit, Foustie! I hope you kick that head cold quickly.

    I'm in the oh-so-fabulous Frapin 1270 today (from a decant). I think I've found my FBW boozy fragrance. Woo hoo!

    iivanita, you smell wonderful!

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    Quote Originally Posted by easyfish View Post
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    easyfish, somehow this made me laugh this morning!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Evangeline View Post
    Good morning, everyone!

    It's cool, crisp and bright, a beautiful day for Bois des Îles, parfum and edt. ♥ ♥ ♥

    Y'all have a great day!



    Foustie - I sure hope you nip that nasty cold in the bud soon!
    Chalk me up as Mrs. E's EXACT twin today! It must be our Chanel Wednesday

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    YSL Rive Gauche Pour Homme
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    I'm back. Official SotD is Calèche.

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    Default Re: SOTD: Wednesday 7th November 2012

    It's a nice and foggy day in SF today after three extremely humid days. Am in Parfums D'Empire Cuir Ottoman.

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    Default Re: SOTD: Wednesday 7th November 2012

    SOTD: Lavender Palm by Tom Ford.

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    Default Re: SOTD: Wednesday 7th November 2012

    So sleepy today, stayed up too late watching election results and waiting for speeches. I kept getting whiffs of something that reminded me of lilacs when I was out running this morning, so picked Pur Desir de Lilas.

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    Default Re: SOTD: Wednesday 7th November 2012

    Snowing and slick roads....I'm not liking the idea of going out again.


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    Default Re: SOTD: Wednesday 7th November 2012

    I'm wearing Morgane Le Fay Blue today. It's a busy day off fro me ... I took my girl, Cali to the vet this morning and I have an eye appointment this afternoon. Loads of laundry and grocery shopping stuffed between the two!

    Hugs to all ... take care those of you who are getting another storm!
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    Just a quick drop by to share I'm in Nuit Etoilee

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    Quote Originally Posted by cello View Post
    Chalk me up as Mrs. E's EXACT twin today! It must be our Chanel Wednesday
    Hey, what a delightful coincidence ...both parfum and edt, imagine that! Well, then again, given my tendency to wear Chanel for ballet, and your supreme adoration of Bois des Îles, maybe it's not such a coincidence ...but I still see it as a rather auspicious little event, and an honor.

    But that's all gone now, and I'm in 8e Jour for the afternoon.


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    I'm wearing my new Tonka Imperiale.

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    Default Re: SOTD: Wednesday 7th November 2012

    I've missed being online with my fave 'fumed peeps. Smooches! I fragranced only a smidge at bedtime this past week cuz my mind's been elsewhere during the day. Today, however, I joined Daniel in the I New York series, wearing Mothers.

    For the teasingly skeptical Foustie (get well, babe), here's photographic proof that I've really been doing what I claimed -- moving over 4 tons of materials. (Yes, Lilybelle, you remember correctly. I bought those pavers about a year ago.)



    ^^^ The highly skilled Mr. Quarry cut through a stone wall and installed the service door. He also laid the Cream City brick half-wall (seen at right) and poured the concrete threshold to my dad's former tractor garage. It was moi's job to raise the grade about 10 inches and pitch the paving to accommodate wheelchair access to the door (because I think that's prudent for every home).


    ^^^ & vvv For fill, I sledgehammered concrete blocks and puzzle-pieced concrete chunks left over from the demolition of another garage.



    ^^^ & vvv Once the large fill was down, I toted in sand to fill the voids, screeded, and tamped.



    vvv Determined not to have an obvious pattern like herringbone or running bond, I went a bit loony laying a random pattern. Now, if we should ever need it, a wee ramp can be made to align with the door.
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    Evening chaps. Hope all are well - and if not then get well soon (looking at you Foustie!).

    Osmanthe Yunnan was my SOTD

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    Wooooowwww!!!! Quarry! I am very impressed! What a beautiful job!

    Let's celebrate!



    (You know I'm always up for that part).

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    Default Re: SOTD: Wednesday 7th November 2012

    SOTN: Prada Amber Pour Homme Intense

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    Default Re: SOTD: Wednesday 7th November 2012

    Good afternoon. Tried to log on earlier but did not have much luck with that. I am sort of related to lilybelle in Hermes Caleche Delicate and with Kiliwia on my mind.

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    WOW, Quarry! Very impressive!!!

    I've been in Molinard Habanita edt all day.
    Tuesday's SOTD was Shalimar edp.
    Monday's SOTD was 31 Rue Cambon.

    Have a wonderful evening, all!

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    Default Re: SOTD: Wednesday 7th November 2012

    Reglisse Noire today. Prefectly suited for the cold (don't laugh, anything under 70F counts as cold here) and the gray dress. Or as someone said, 'nothing says refined french elegance like gray' (and Reglisse Noire!)

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    Default Re: SOTD: Wednesday 7th November 2012

    That is gorgeous work, Quarry! Smart you to make it accessible/easy to adapt to a ramp!

    Our Nor'easter has stalled, hanging out over the area and dumping more snow than originally predicted. The 3" we were told to expect is now already 10" and climbing at the rate of 1"/hour. I'm sure they will have to cancel school tomorrow and my husband is thinking he may need to stay home also, to help us clear it out. We have a self-propelled snowblower and shovels, but we can't get the snowblower up the hill from the shed to the driveway when the snow is this deep.

    edit: Midnight and still snowing! 12" deep at least at this point.
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    Oh yuck, 30 Roses.

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    Default Re: SOTD: Wednesday 7th November 2012

    Quarry: WOW, just wow! You are amazing.

    30Roses: I second lilybelle's "yuck" ...
    I've trademarked the color bleu

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    Default Re: SOTD: Wednesday 7th November 2012

    30 Roses, I wish I could send you some of the weird mini heatwave we've been having this week! It's been in the high 80's and topped around 90 or so on Sunday and Monday.

    Quarry, congrats on the lovely project! The floor looks fantastic and the random pattern is beautiful! It probably also expands the space visually more than a patterned floor. That must have been so much effort, but it looks well worth it!

    SotD was Amethyst, inspired by the berry-sweet Whitefluffy!

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    Default Re: SOTD: Wednesday 7th November 2012

    Carven Homme tonight
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