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    Default SotD: Tuesday 1st January 2013.





    Anyone up and about yet ?. Anyone feeling delicate ?. Woke to blue skies here for a change - off for a run to burn off some Xmas calories.


    My first scent of 2013 is PDN Maharadjah.






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    Morning All,

    I'm up, Jon. Not feeling too shabby, either

    Chergui today.

    Time for another coffee before hitting the road.
    Welcome to 2013, everyone.

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    I'm up, too, chaps and feeling just fine.
    Morec coffee sounds like a plan!
    Possibly Vega soon.
    Happy New Year!

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    Good morning, gentlemen. Up, to go to work. Did not celebrate the NY -- not the very first time for us -- will cook something tasty today, got groceries. Bottega Veneta day, I guess.

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    Starting 2013 in Prada Infusion d'Homme


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    Happy 2013 everybody!

    My first fragrance of the year is Cuir Ottoman- well, no, to be technical it has been Myrrhiad

    Anyway, the important thing is being fragrant, isn't it?
    "Your fragrance with a fume of iodine" L. Cohen

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    Default Re: SotD: Tuesday 1st January 2013.

    Morning all, & a very Happy 2013 to everyone! For my 3000th post, l am hereby making my one & only New Year resolution; to finally start contributing to this thread. About time, eh?

    lt's a beautiful sunny day here, & l'm off to work in a bit, wearing the original Ghost.

    My bf & l saw the New Year in at our local pub, & l managed to get just merry enough without getting too drunk, so l'm feeling okay today. We also celebrated three years together yesterday!

    Have a great day, everyone!
    "What is this secret connection between the soul, and sea, clouds and perfumes? The soul itself appears to be sea, cloud and perfume..." - from Zorba the Greek by Nikos Kazantzakis.

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    Congratulations teardrop I wholeheartedly approve of your resolution

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    Default Re: SotD: Tuesday 1st January 2013.

    Cheers, Jon!
    "What is this secret connection between the soul, and sea, clouds and perfumes? The soul itself appears to be sea, cloud and perfume..." - from Zorba the Greek by Nikos Kazantzakis.

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    Just popped in to wish y'all a Happy 2013.

    Still in last nights Ubar as I'm not yet dressed.

    Debating SotD will update later

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    Happy New Year.

    Chanel 31 Rue Cambon
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    Siecle by Fragonard

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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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    Bonne année! Wishing you joy, love and many fragrant discoveries in 2013 <3

    SOTD is Péché Cardinal

    Peaches and Champagne by Paul S. Brown.jpg
    Do happy

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    Happy New Year!

    Starting the New Year in Krazy by Krizia, a newly found love.

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    Happy New Year!

    Bal a Versailles edc for the first day of the new year for me. I'm about to go start my black eyed peas for hoppin' john - for good luck!

    Love and best wishes to all my Basenotes friends for a happy and healthy 2013!

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    Mmmm, black eyed peas! Thanks for reminding me! I love Bal a Versailles.

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    Hello excellent smelling people, Hello 2013!

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    I wish you all a fantastic and fragrant year 2013!

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    Good morning & Happy New Year!

    Congratulations Teardrop on the 3000 post milestone and your 3 year anniversary.
    I like your resolution for 2013, we'd love to have you posting here!

    SotD is Yves Saint Laurent Opium, it's just right for a freezing day in the north woods
    of Minnesota.





    Hoping everyone has a great start to the new year!

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    Default Re: SotD: Tuesday 1st January 2013.

    Hello, everyone! Spent New Year's Eve in the home of some lovely, lively, very fun cousins of my husband's. Yours Truly saw in the New Year with a bang -- three shots of Cafe Patron, to be exact, the very first in my 51 years. A great time was had by all.

    Congrats Teardrop on your posting milestone. I like your resolution.

    SOTD is Etro Ambra

    A very happy, fulfilling, and prosperous New Year to you all, dear Basenoters.
    "I felt something so intense, I could only express it in a perfume." - Jacques Guerlain

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    Nice to have you on board, teardrop!
    Lanvin Scandal Extrait (two vintages layered). That's one hell of a skank!

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    All the best for 2013 everyone!

    Congrats teardrop, on both milestones!

    lilybelle. It is so nice to see you.

    I am joining our G today, in Chergui Santa brought it, so I must have been a good girl after all!

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    Surely New Years Day demands an extra wine o'clock ?. I'm game.

    G and L clearly agree. Here they are, great minds in synch -



    SotE - L'Air du Desert Marocain.





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    Dior hypnotic poison. Finally, something that lasts longer than 15mins on me!

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    Decision made. A strange choice for a winters day but I wanted simple and cheering so opted for Chanel Eau de Cologne. Really lovely and refreshingly sherbetty after a night of indulgence

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    Default Re: SotD: Tuesday 1st January 2013.

    I'm starting the new year with an old friend, Angel. And not just plain Angel, but full assault Angel: body cream, sparkly body powder and a few spritzes of EDP! Why the heck not???!

    Hugs and warm wishes for a wonderful new year to all!
    I've trademarked the color bleu

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    Quote Originally Posted by JON RODGERS View Post
    Surely New Years Day demands an extra wine o'clock ?. I'm game.
    So would I be, believe me, but I'm going to work. I don't usually grumble but I've no notion tonight. Have one on me those who can indulge. At least I have my Chergui to keep me feeling good.

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    Happy New Year to all my lovely BN buddies!

    Started 2013 in Voyage d'Hermes.

    Congratulations Teardrop!

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    Good Evening,

    Teardrop - Hearty congrats on your posting milestone and anniversary. Great to see you in here, too.
    Poor Foustie having to work tonight. You're right in seeking consolation in the fact that you at least smell fab.
    Larimar is smelling particularly skankalicious.
    tdem - Tequila/coffee shots. Way to go !
    Jon, meanwhile, has twisted my arm to have a wee tipple. Dipped into a bottle of Single Malt that a friend gifted me over the festive period. Well, it'd be rude not to try it, no ?

    Jicky ( extrait ) tonight.

    Best to everyone.

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    Default Re: SotD: Tuesday 1st January 2013.

    Quote Originally Posted by teardrop View Post
    Morning all, & a very Happy 2013 to everyone! For my 3000th post, l am hereby making my one & only New Year resolution; to finally start contributing to this thread.
    Yay!

    Pretty peche-ture, LadyM.

    Jon's sparked a mini fantasy for me: Drinking wine with the boys, Jon, Gandhajala, and Larimar.

    Say, is Hedonist busy with his growing family?

    Friends coming over later. Since her cancer treatment, Nancy is adverse to many smells, so I'm wearing a discreet application of CdG Jaisalmer.

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    Good evening and a very Happy New Year to you all. May 2013 bring less seriousness and much more fun.

    Wine o clock.... I have been a little 'fragile' today shall we say, but maybe some fizzy medicine will cure it.

    As for smellies... haven't yet due to the above, but I think I may try some Damasque, a new brew of many Roses, Indian saffron and mysore sandalwood.

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    Happy New Year to all!

    I'm in Demeter Gingerale today...need something not too loud as we are planning to go see Les Misérables later this afternoon.


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    Happy New Year Everyone !!!!! Best wishes for a fabulous, fullfilling, fragrant 2013 to all!

    I started out the New Year in remnants of the ever-elegant Hermes Caleche extrait from last night. For this afternoon, I'll join Alityke in Chanel's Eau de Cologne from a rapidly disappearing decant.

    Louis Armstrong plays on my Bose and my cat sleeps contentedly by the radiator. All is good with the world.
    "You can't change the past, but you can ruin the present by worrying about the future."

    "Three essentials for a good life: Someone to love, somewhere to go, and something to look forward to."

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    Quote Originally Posted by Quarry View Post
    Jon's sparked a mini fantasy for me: Drinking wine with the boys, Jon, Gandhajala, and Larimar.
    Wouldn't that be wonderful ?.

    G, L, shall we pool our resources and chip in for an air fare. We'd better be careful though - I hear she can be rather fussy.



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    I'm emptying my wallet and checking down the back of the sofa as I type, J.

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    Happy New Year!

    Ava Luxe Ambre Fonce' and Madini Rose for me.

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    Default Re: SotD: Tuesday 1st January 2013.

    Thanks for the congrats & the welcome, folks!

    l just got in from work, SOTE is the comforting Vanillary by Gorilla Perfumes. Time for a snack & some telly before bed.
    "What is this secret connection between the soul, and sea, clouds and perfumes? The soul itself appears to be sea, cloud and perfume..." - from Zorba the Greek by Nikos Kazantzakis.

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    Felice anno nuovo! Duck in the oven, Vienna Phil on the TV, relaxing with a tray of espresso, B&B liqueur, chocolates, nuts, and pear slices. Wearing festive, outgoing Mollie Parnis.
    What do insomniac perfumers do to fall asleep? They count chypres!

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    Robbed the Piggy Bank tonight, J.!
    jujy smells delish and I'm enjoying the best part of the Scandal (not the piggy thing)... the deep base of animalics lingering on for hours already.

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    Larimar, New Year's Day just might be my favorite day of the year. Home with family, friends, food, drink, music, and scent! Maybe it's putting up with december that makes it all worth it (;

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    Larimar, New Year's Day just might be my favorite day of the year. Home with family, friends, food, drink, music, and scent! Maybe it's putting up with december that makes it all worth it (;

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    senore01, is that Edward Villella in the Eau Sauvage ad? yum!
    What do insomniac perfumers do to fall asleep? They count chypres!

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    HAPPY NEW YEAR to all

    seeing some missing faces here

    wishing you versatile fragrant year, with many new breathtaking discoveries in this world of fine smells.

    wearing oldfashioned Shalimar EDC , some Phylosikos too.

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    ​Chanel No.19 EDT
    I'm not OLD...I'm VINTAGE!

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    Default Re: SotD: Tuesday 1st January 2013.

    SOTD: Castile by Penhaligon's.

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    "Vintage" Tabaróme tonight
    'Those who grow too big for their pants will be exposed in the end'--anon

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    SotE: Dior Homme

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