Thread: S O T D: Thursday - January 16
Thierry Mugler Pure Malt
Chrome United. Just not for me.
Is the juice worth the squeeze?
Montale Aoud Mayyas
Hypocrites will always be a thorn in my back....and my middle finger will always be the best remedy.....
Macassar - Rochas
ointments and perfume delight the heart....
Tuscany Per Uomo Forte by Aramis
Guerlain - Vetiver
Oud Malaki by Chopard
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Mean spirited, nasty, snide, sarcastic, hateful, and rude individuals on Basenotes don't warrant or deserve other individuals' acknowledgement or respect.
vintage Dia Man by Amouage
Current Top Favorites:
1) Portrait of a Lady original formula (EdP Frédéric Malle)
2) Giorgio for Men vintage/V.I.P. for Men (Giorgio Beverly Hills)
3) Dia Man vintage edt (Amouage)
4) Anat Fritz Original Formula and Classical (Anat Fritz) - tie
4) Lalfeorosa (O'driù) - tie
6) Les Nombres d'Or Vetyver (Mona di Orio)
7) Captain vintage (Molyneux)
8) Tzora (Anat Fritz)
9) Javanese Patchouli (Zegna) - tie
9) Monsieur de Givenchy vintage (Givenchy) - tie
9) Coeur de Vetiver Sacré (L'Artisan) - tie
9) X for Men (Clive Christian) - tie
9) Patou pour Homme Privé (Jean Patou) - tie
9) Oud Shamash (The Different Company) - tie
Hard work never killed anyone, but why risk it?
Floris - Mahon Leather
Comes across as a nice herbal amber to me. I like it, but it doesn't call to me like Epic Man.
Liz Claiborne Curve
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest
- Benjamin Franklin
Patou pour homme aftershave
LOWBROW TO THE CORE
Prada Amber Pour Homme - one of my favorites for sure
Musk Oud by Kilian
Sampling Les Parfums Historiques George Sand on a chilly SE Florida morning
There are three kinds of people in this world: those who understand math and those who don't (four out of three people surveyed agree with this).
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..."
Clarice Lispector ( 1920-1977) - Perfumes da Terra / Earth Perfumes
Bogner Deep Forest.
From a sample:
Bond no9 Success is a story of New York
Michael Kors for men
D&G The One
aramis love love love
Les Exclusifs de Chanel Sycomore
Current Top 5
1. Creed Aventus
2. A*Men Pure Malt
3. L'instant Extreme
4. Nasomatto Duro
5. CDG - Kyoto
Yves Saint Laurent Body Kouros
F. Malle - Bois d'Orage
1st "real" wearing of:
Much better than I remember - once again proves to me that you cannot - absolutely cannot - properly evaluate a fragrance while inside a store where fragrances are sprayed all day long.
L'Heure Fougueuse by Cartier
When I run out of my samples I might need to buy a large decant of it. And the III also, the lavender one. I love both of them so much.
"The plant that you have in your home - have you ever truly looked at it? Have you allowed that familiar yet mysterious being we call a plant to teach you its secrets? Have you noticed how deeply peaceful it is? How it is surrounded by a field of stillness? The moment you become aware of a plant's emanation of stillness and peace, that plant becomes your teacher."
-- Eckhart Tolle
Keiko Mecheri - Tangeri
S O T D : Scentstory 24 Gold
"Thank GOD for the nose, for without it we would not be enjoying these beautiful created Scents" also Remember "Balance is everything and the key to appreciating "
For sale thread ----> http://www.basenotes.net/threads/332...er-ToF-Samples
CdG Avignon layered with Montale Vanille Absolu. Katie Puckrick suggested this and it really blends well and tempers the heavy frankincense.
Your nostrils, which will dilate immesurably in unspeakable contentment, in motionless ecstasy, will ask nothing better for space, for they will be full of fragrance, as if perfumes and incense; for they will be glutted with complete happiness, like angels who dwell in the peace and magnificence of pleasent heaven.
(From Maldoror by Comte de Lautreamont)
Terre d'Hermes Parfum
Morning: Davidoff (1984)
Afternoon: Dunhill Custom
Creed Royal Oud
Had a meeting with my boss and her boss's boss today...went with DHI. It was a perfect choice and the meeting went really well!
Chrome United by Azzaro
Terre D'Hermes, EDT