Nice weekend everyone. All the best
Thread: SOTD Saturday, July 12
Good morning, everyone. Gabriele Strehle Strenesse for me today, soft florals kissed by peach and a touch of almond.
Wish you all a lovely day.
"I felt something so intense, I could only express it in a perfume." - Jacques Guerlain
Nice weekend everyone. All the best
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
hello all, enjoy your weekend!
L'Homme Sport by YSL
Clive Christian No. 1 15th Anniversary
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Good morning and happy weekend!
I slept in big time today. It felt so good. I'm up, finally, and in Madhat Limed. Today calls for chores, but I'm also hoping to get in some pool time with a good book.
danieq, beautiful picture of you and Mr. Pants that you posted last night! You are beautiful inside and out. He is a lucky boy to have such wonderful grand-pants!
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart. ~ Helen Keller
Wearing House of Matriarch Blackbird again today. I'm now a proud owner of 45ml of Blackbird. This is a great fragrance and I would really like to try more from this house. It has a headshop vibe to it but not cheap smelling.
Ointment and perfume rejoice the heart: so doth the sweetness of a man's friend by hearty counsel. Proverbs 27:9 KJV
It's Yardley English Lavender (bottle from 1970s) oversprayed with 1990s L'Occitane Verveine.
I'm wearing L'Air du Shannon, a perfume oil blend I made. It has notes of blood orange, heliotrope, and dark amber.
Happy weekend everyone!
I've trademarked the color bleu
Belated congratulations on your full retirement, kewart. I'm sure you'll have no trouble finding things to do
Danieq, Mr. Pants is a doll! He's growing so fast, too!
ErinK, you looked fantastic at your brother's wedding! I confess, I'm envious of your pool-time. That's one thing from apartment living that I really miss. You're going to smell fabulous out there in Limed. I wore it yesterday and had dinner on the back patio of my favorite restaurant, and the humidity really brought out the lactones. Yum!!
I'm house twinned with ErinK, giving my first full wearing to MadHat SantL. Ryan, it's just wonderful. I'm a big fan of the cinnamon in the open. And the guiac. And the sandalwood.
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Congrats on your retirement kewart, may it be long, happy & fragrant!
l also slept in today, & after a day of gardening & sunbathing, l'm relaxing in CdG Champaca, with another bottle of rose.
Cheers all, & hope you're having a great weekend!
"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.
Happy Saturday to all. Thanks to everyone for such nice photos over the last few days!
I'm wearing Grand Neroli.
Good evening all I had to get up quite early today, since I started at work 11o'clock. The weather was nice, so spent as much time as possible outdoors Sotd was Tam dao. SotE is Dior homme.
Granville by Christian Dior
When it's hot and sticky outside this stuff smells fantastic! Got together with an old friend to celebrate her 8 year old son's birthday today at GAME TIME (arcade games, sugary snacks & screaming children). Fun!
"The beginning of freedom is the realization that you are not the "thinker." The moment you start watching the thinker, a higher level of consciousness becomes activated. You then begin to realize that there is a vast realm of intelligence beyond thought, that thought is only a tiny aspect of that intelligence. You also realize that all the things that truly matter - beauty, love, creativity, joy, inner peace - arise from beyond the mind.
You begin to awaken"
-- Eckhart Tolle
I'm getting ready to grill some salmon and uncork a Spanish rose blend of Grenache and Tempranillo. Teardrop's got me thinking pink!
Meanwhile, I'm smelling heady and naughty in By Kilian Beyond Love. Have a great night, all!
More tomorrow but I wore Wet Wood today on Lake Geneva. Glad you are both respectively enjoying SantL and Limed!