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    Thank you danieq
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    Quote Originally Posted by hedonist222 View Post
    Thank you danieq
    Wonderful purchases, hedonist. I think my next one will be the new Dior Cuir.
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  3. #33

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    Thanks Primrose.

    I'm excited to try it as well.
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  4. #34

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    The leftmost one is Wode (Scent not paint) Boudicca

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    Quote Originally Posted by danieq View Post
    Ooooh, this sounds very interesting indeed!
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    Oh, my. Lucky buy!
    The Cartier Panthere arrived and it is just wonderful. I spent most of yesterday snuffling my wrists. I was so lucky--the seller did not really know what a gem it is and priced it really low.

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    I've just put in an order with STC since they have a nice little discount for a few more animalics on my test list. A dear BNer is sending me some of those I'd wanted to try and so I'm adding a few others that aren't animalic, but which I wanted a full experience of as well.

    Here is my little list:


    1 x Serge Lutens Boxeuses .
    (Size: 2 ml Glass Spray)
    1 x Serge Lutens El Attarine
    (Size: 2 ml Glass Spray)
    1 x Lorenzo Villoresi Teint de Neige
    (Sample Size: 2 ml Glass Spray)
    1 x Parfumerie Generale Iris Oriental (Formerly Iris Taizo)
    (Sample Size: 2 ml Glass Spray)
    1 x Parfumerie Generale L'Ombre Fauve
    (Sample Size: 2 ml Glass Spray)
    1 x Serge Lutens Fumerie Turque
    (Size: 2 ml Glass Spray)
    1 x Guerlain Apres L'Ondee EDT
    (Sample Size: 3 ml Glass Spray)
    1 x Balmain Ambre Gris
    (Sample Size: 2 ml Glass Spray)
    1 x Miller Harris L'air de Rien
    (Sample Size: 2 ml Glass Spray)
    1 x AbdesSalaam Attar (profumo.it) SCENTS OF THE SOUL - Venezia, Giardini Segreti - Italian Series
    (Size: 1 ml Glass Sample Vial)

    Looking forward to the sniff-fest, to quote a certain sniffer around here.

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    L'Afro - O'Driu - so looking forward to this arriving

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    Had the single girl Friday night blues last night and ordered my Valentines Day present to myself.
    Currently wearing: Iris Prima by Penhaligon's

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    ErinK, well done! Nobody could have chosen better!!!!

    I ordered vintage Amazone by Hermès, should arrive today!
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  10. #40

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    Just won on ebay brand new for £16.99

    Yohji Yamamoto Yohji by Yohji Yamamoto Eau de Toilette 30ml
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    Oh, *excellent* purchase Erin, and a very wise decision! The edp can be hard to find in the states, so it's good that you grabbed a big ol' bottle while it's available as a limited edition. Hm ...that might be a good idea for me, too.
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    Thanks, Evangeline! I have wanted a big ol' bottle of No. 19 for a while now and decided there was no time like the present. It being a limited edition sort of clinched the deal. Good marketing, Chanel. Clearly, E, you are as good a justifier as I am.
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    Is de EdP difficult to get here? Maybe I need to get another bottle when I'm back in the Netherlands?
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    “Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired signifies in the final sense, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed. This world in arms is not spending money alone. It is spending the sweat of its laborers, the genius of its scientists, the hopes of its children. This is not a way of life at all in any true sense. Under the clouds of war, it is humanity hanging on a cross of iron.”
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    Wow, I need to check here more often. Lovely purchases everyone.

    ErinK LOVE, No.19 is such a sentimental favourite for me.

    Hedonist enjoy the Puredistance M.

    Scentfan BaV now you can go for the trifecta.

    Danieq would love your take on the Bellodgia, I was gifted the vintage EdC a few weeks ago.

    I have on it's way some new old stock of Après L'Ondee. Had to wait to find an older bottle.
    We live only to discover beauty. All else is a form of waiting. ~Kahlil Gibran

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    Froufrou, the edp is available directly from Chanel right now as a limited edition; most elsewhere (department stores, etc), it is only available as edt.

    Thanks, Xscent, No. 19 has become one of my most loved fragrances, thanks to the lovely cello who months ago sent me my first sniff of No. 19 (and vintage at that, and oh, it was divine). It makes me so happy to know it is a sentimental favorite of yours.
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    Limited edition Chanel 19, Erink? I'm not going to buy it ... I'm not, I'm not! ... Okay, I did!
    Xscent, the BaV completes the trifecta for me!

    Back to meditative weekend (in a cloud of En Avion)

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    Thanks & congratulations xscent.
    Is it a pre-2005 bottle?
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  18. #48

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    I went to the Chanel webshop, but it looks exactly as the #19 EdP I have, what's different about the limited edition?
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    “Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired signifies in the final sense, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed. This world in arms is not spending money alone. It is spending the sweat of its laborers, the genius of its scientists, the hopes of its children. This is not a way of life at all in any true sense. Under the clouds of war, it is humanity hanging on a cross of iron.”
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    Quote Originally Posted by hedonist222 View Post
    Thanks & congratulations xscent.
    Is it a pre-2005 bottle?
    Hendonist - I think so it's in the old gold and black box still in cellophane. I forgot to ask about the batch code got soooo excited when I found it. Will check batch codes when it gets here.
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    We are such nerds.....
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    “Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired signifies in the final sense, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed. This world in arms is not spending money alone. It is spending the sweat of its laborers, the genius of its scientists, the hopes of its children. This is not a way of life at all in any true sense. Under the clouds of war, it is humanity hanging on a cross of iron.”
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    Quote Originally Posted by Xscent View Post
    Hendonist - I think so it's in the old gold and black box still in cellophane. I forgot to ask about the batch code got soooo excited when I found it. Will check batch codes when it gets here.
    Quote Originally Posted by FrouFrou View Post
    We are such nerds.....
    Xscent, I think thats old enough & yes Froufrou, we really are .
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  22. #52

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    I received decants of Daim Blond, Theo Fennell Scent, and Cuir de Lancome on Friday evening. As I was heading out for a date and a dance party, I was concerned about trying anything new. The next morning, I woke up with sinus congestion. I am waiting impatiently for a chance to actually sniff my new goodies!

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    Quote Originally Posted by hedonist222 View Post
    Xscent, I think thats old enough & yes Froufrou, we really are .
    Frou Frou aren’t we just? Thanks for confirming Hedonist.
    We live only to discover beauty. All else is a form of waiting. ~Kahlil Gibran

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    Kate, I ended up ordering a decant of your Theo Fennell too. Still awaiting the arrival. I will let you know what I think of it!

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    Xscent, I will do a proper review of that Caron asap!

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    The solid Dolce Vita arrived yesterday. It's not very strong but I put a little DV extrait on top of it and the combination was fantastic. I could still smell it when I woke up this morning.

    I'm making a couple blind purchases today: Phaedon Rue Des Lilas and Rivka Zoha Atura Musk oil.
    Currently wearing: Eau de Cologne by Chanel

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    Check out my Valentines Day gift to myself.
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    Currently wearing: Azurée by Estée Lauder

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    Well done Kumquat!
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    “Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired signifies in the final sense, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed. This world in arms is not spending money alone. It is spending the sweat of its laborers, the genius of its scientists, the hopes of its children. This is not a way of life at all in any true sense. Under the clouds of war, it is humanity hanging on a cross of iron.”
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    Yes, well done, kumquat.

    My parcel was opened by Border Control (why not Customs & Excise?) for some reason but survived unscathed.

    I haven't liked cumin before but the guy's a genius at blending his compositions and has managed to make it very classy - respect.
    It even has an MSDS sheet....

    Can't wait to check out the samples.
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    Congrats Kumquat!

    lpp, is that a limited edition or how does o'Driu work?

    Last time I was on his page he only had Peety & Eva Kant for sale. I'd wondered where all the other stuff went.
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