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    Default Today I Bought - December 2012

    some recent purchases...

    back-up of Vol De Nuit Parfum



    Amouage Jubilation 25



    Von Eusersdorff Classic Patchouli



    Jean Patou Joy Parfum + Rober Piguet Futur Parfum



    Schiaparelli Shocking



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    I crossed a fragrance off of the wish list by buying Ormonde Jayne Woman!
    I've trademarked the color bleu
    Currently wearing: Hypnôse by Lancôme

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    Shades, I love this Metallica song in your signature.

    Nice hawl everyone.

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    Simplers Botanicals Vanilla perfume oil. It's a cheapy from the natural food store but it's the best vanilla I've ever smelled!

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    Yesterday I purchased Chanel Coco Mademoiselle Bath Soap & Velvet Body Oil. Tried it this morning, LOVE! Deliciously decadent & a wonderful way to lightly fragrance myself

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    Jon! Golden Chypre has a stunning bottle! How does it smell?

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    I picked up a bottle of Petit Fracas today I saw an ad in the local Gumtree, emailed the lady and we made the exchange this afternoon. She sold it to me at a fraction of the RRP. It was unopened and still in its sealed box.
    Do happy

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    Quote Originally Posted by Twolf View Post
    Shades, I love this Metallica song in your signature.
    Thanks, T! I have such fond memories of hearing this song at a Metallica concert ... James singing while bathed in blue light ... still gives me goosebumps!

    To stay on topic ... I purchased another decant of SL Santal de Mysore. This is my third decant, I should just buy a FB for goodness sake!
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    I've been a bad bad girl and rescued an unloved, unused 7.5ml bottle of Opium extrait.

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    alfarom, I've never seen Joy in that sort of bottle...it's weirdly beautiful. Enjoy! Joy parfum is a beast of a fragrance.
    "All problems are illusions of the mind."

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    Decants of:

    Ambre Nuit by CD
    Narciso Rodriguez
    New Harlem
    Sycomore

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    a vintage 50ml bottle of pascal morabito or black,
    plus from a swap - decants of:
    tauer lddm - 20ml
    tom ford bois marocain - 30ml
    dior vetiver - 30ml (not in this picture)
    cdg luxe patchouli - 10ml
    roja dove fetish - 20ml
    chanel edc - 5ml
    Last edited by danny1967; 4th December 2012 at 10:19 AM.

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    [QUOTE=danny1967;2775589]a vintage 50ml bottle of pascal morabito or black,
    plus from a swap - decants of:
    tauer lddm - 20ml
    tom ford bois marocain - 30ml
    dior vetiver - 30ml (not in this picture)
    cdg luxe patchouli - 10ml
    roja dove fetish - 20ml
    chanel edc - 5ml/QUOTE]

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    A 75ml bottle of Chanel's Coromandel and 30ml of Montale's Moon Aoud

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    Also, Gucci Pour Homme II

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    A vintage bottle of Shalimar parfum - in the batwing bottle with the blue glass stopper - 45 mls of vanilla bliss.

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    Quote Originally Posted by LiliB View Post
    A vintage bottle of Shalimar parfum - in the batwing bottle with the blue glass stopper - 45 mls of vanilla bliss.
    OOOOOOOOHHHHH! That will be delicious!

    I got 50ml of Satorial from evilBay - i really need to block that site on my laptop! Spend way too much on it!

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    Quote Originally Posted by LiliB View Post
    A vintage bottle of Shalimar parfum - in the batwing bottle with the blue glass stopper - 45 mls of vanilla bliss.
    Yeah, that's how you do it!!! I just got mine in last month...enjoy!
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    L'Heure Bleue

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    I'm not OLD...I'm VINTAGE!
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    I received my new bottle of Heeley Cuir Pleine Fleur last night, and I am wearing today. I believe this is the first bottle I have bought since January, and that one was Cuir de Russie
    Currently wearing: Bois des Îles by Chanel

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    Amouage Memoir Woman.
    Mirror mirror on the wall, who's the fairest of them all?

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    I've been building up my collection a bit, so this past month has been crazy:

    -Angel Aqua Chic (just got this today and I can't tell you how disappointed I am because it smells nothing like the one I smelled in Sephora. It's so strong and smells almost exactly like full-blown Angel. I was lured by a discount on Perfume Emporium's site, but now I wish I'd ordered it from Sephora, because I could return it. I guess I'll just donate it.)
    -80% full Miss Dior Cherie 2005 version that I got for a good deal on ebay
    -John Galliano
    -Child roll-on (finally! I rationed my sample forever)
    -Mitsuoko
    -Jicky
    -Dita Von Teese
    -Decants of Ormonde Jayne Woman, Shalimar Parfum Initiale L'eau, Chanel No. 19 Poudre, Coco Noir, Piguet's Oud, Calypso and Visa

    All in all, I'm pretty happy with the full-sized bottles except for Aqua Chic. Mitsuoko may take some getting used to for me, but it's not awful. None of the Piguet or Chanel decants wowed me and I won't be buying the full bottles.

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    A roll on of Robert Piguet Visa.
    DONNA

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    Blue Mercury does a "party" every year, where, if you spend over a certain amount, you get 20% off total purchase. I went in on a few items with a friend and was able to grab one of the last bottles in stock of Serge Lutens Rousse. I'm simply ecstatic. One of the best scents on my skin!
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    Dawn Spencer Hurwitz Cordial
    Parfum d'Empire Musc Tonkin

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    Blue Mercury does a "party" every year, where, if you spend over a certain amount, you get 20% off total purchase. I went in on a few items with a friend and was able to grab one of the last bottles in stock of Serge Lutens Rousse. I'm simply ecstatic. One of the best scents on my skin!
    Very good choice, i did the same a few month ago, i took 4 bottles ! This perfume is unique, it's a big revelation for me because i stayed away during years and now it could integrate my top, cinnamon by itself has a very complex scent and it's softly paired with iris, the balance is just perfect.

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    Mona di Orio Les Nombres d'Or Tubereuse from Parfum1. Used the 20% discount code they sent me.
    Mona di Orio Les Nombres d’Or Vanille from The Perfume Shoppe. I already own one, but they jacked p the price by $50 and thought might stock up one at the old price.
    Neela Vermeire Trayee. I got a sample set, and they were offering €15 off and free shipping to all prior customers. Might even get myself her Bombay Bling. It's just sooo good.
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    Mona di Orio ~ Cuir
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    Got my Reglisse Noir by 1000 Flowers in the mail from Canada today. My very first blind buy (I love black licorice). Sadly, I seem to be anosmic to something in it, as I mostly get sweetness but not the deep licorice I was hoping for

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mon-Petit View Post
    Very good choice, i did the same a few month ago, i took 4 bottles ! This perfume is unique, it's a big revelation for me because i stayed away during years and now it could integrate my top, cinnamon by itself has a very complex scent and it's softly paired with iris, the balance is just perfect.
    Thanks! I also have Feminite du Bois (my first Serge Lutens). I'm in love with both for very different reasons...his perfumes really speak to me with an expert combination of serenity, pleasure and spices. Eventually, I also want to get Un Lys and Sarassins (eventually).
    “Women waste so much time wearing no perfume. As for me, in every step that I have taken in life, I have been accompanied by an exquisite perfume!”


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