Code of Conduct
Page 1 of 6 1 2 3 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 30 of 165
  1. #1
    Basenotes Junkie fanny's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2015
    Location
    Europe
    Posts
    716

    Default Let's honour our perfumes!..

    Choose a perfume you want to honour with a picture, which expresses your feelings about it.
    I'll go first.

    cf3bd668b7d90be01b0b004936cad0ea.jpg

    taklamakan.jpg

    Taklamakan is a desert in northwest China.

    Quotes from the internet:
    -Popular accounts claim that Takla Makan means "go in and you will never come out". It may also mean "The point of no return" or "The Desert of Death".
    -Because it lies in the rain shadow of the Himalayas, Taklamakan is a paradigmatic cold desert climate. Given its relative proximity with the cold to frigid air masses in Siberia, extreme temperatures are recorded in wintertime, sometimes well below −20 °C (−4 °F), while in summer they can rise up to 40 °C (104 °F).

  2. #2

  3. #3

  4. #4

    Default Re: Let's honour our perfumes!..





    If anyone will be interested then this is the Celtic symbol triskelion. This means progress forward and at the same time emphasizes the cyclical nature of our lives: the change of day and night, the cycle from birth to death, etc.

  5. #5
    Basenotes Junkie fanny's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2015
    Location
    Europe
    Posts
    716

    Default Re: Let's honour our perfumes!..

    Quote Originally Posted by MariamLee View Post




    If anyone will be interested then this is the Celtic symbol triskelion. This means progress forward and at the same time emphasizes the cyclical nature of our lives: the change of day and night, the cycle from birth to death, etc.
    Interesting!
    Thanks for participating

  6. #6

  7. #7
    hednic's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Reside in McLean, Va., Manhattan NYC, Manuel Antonio Costa Rica & Búzios Brasil
    Posts
    318,641

    Default Re: Let's honour our perfumes!..






    Remember that while it is perfectly acceptable to criticize the content of a post - criticizing the poster is not.
    Mean spirited, nasty, snide, sarcastic, hateful, and rude individuals on Basenotes don't warrant or deserve my or other Basenoters' acknowledgement or respect.

  8. #8
    Basenotes Junkie fanny's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2015
    Location
    Europe
    Posts
    716

    Default Re: Let's honour our perfumes!..

    Wow hednic, I love your post!

  9. #9

  10. #10

    Default Re: Let's honour our perfumes!..

    Re-posting a picture displayed on a similar thread a few days ago:

    cedar_forest01__large.jpg

    As a quite likely choice for not just one but a few personal favorites, including: l'Occitan, Caron pour un Homme and Creed BDP

  11. #11
    Basenotes Junkie fanny's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2015
    Location
    Europe
    Posts
    716

    Default Re: Let's honour our perfumes!..

    ^ Beautiful, Ken_Russell! It looks like a Greek island I once visited.
    Last edited by fanny; 7th July 2020 at 08:48 PM.

  12. #12
    Basenotes Plus

    JON RODGERS's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Location
    Hertfordshire
    Posts
    28,159

    Default Re: Let's honour our perfumes!..






  13. #13
    Basenotes Junkie fanny's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2015
    Location
    Europe
    Posts
    716

    Default Re: Let's honour our perfumes!..

    Thanks for participating, JOHN RODGERS!

  14. #14

  15. #15
    Super Member
    Join Date
    May 2020
    Location
    Northern Virginia
    Posts
    421

    Default Re: Let's honour our perfumes!..

    Shalimar!


    Jicky



    L'Huere Bleue


    Vol de Nuit


    Timbuktu
    Bears, beets, Battlestar Galactica

  16. #16
    Super Member
    Join Date
    May 2020
    Location
    Northern Virginia
    Posts
    421

    Default Re: Let's honour our perfumes!..

    I love this thread!

    It's so amazing to see how people visualize certain fragrances. Fragrance has such amazing powers.
    Bears, beets, Battlestar Galactica

  17. #17
    Basenotes Junkie fanny's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2015
    Location
    Europe
    Posts
    716

    Default Re: Let's honour our perfumes!..

    Quote Originally Posted by Scents And Sense View Post
    I love this thread!

    It's so amazing to see how people visualize certain fragrances. Fragrance has such amazing powers.
    Thank you, and thanks for your wonderful post!

  18. #18

    Oviatt's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Los Angeles and New York City
    Posts
    5,338

    Default Re: Let's honour our perfumes!..

    JS.jpg

    Guerlain's Derby. No one rocked a derby better than this man.
    Very clearly a case for corn flakes and classics

  19. #19
    Basenotes Junkie fanny's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2015
    Location
    Europe
    Posts
    716

  20. #20
    Basenotes Junkie fanny's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2015
    Location
    Europe
    Posts
    716

    Default Re: Let's honour our perfumes!..

    Last edited by fanny; 9th July 2020 at 11:39 AM.

  21. #21
    Sillage Monster
    Trilby Lark's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2013
    Location
    Orange County, CA
    Posts
    5,737

    Default Re: Let's honour our perfumes!..

    Packard.jpg

    Guerlain Heritage
    Feeling comfortable in your own skin.
    Avatar: the late, great Janis Joplin. Beauty begins the moment you decide to be yourself.

  22. #22
    Basenotes Junkie fanny's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2015
    Location
    Europe
    Posts
    716

    Default Re: Let's honour our perfumes!..


  23. #23
    Basenotes Junkie fanny's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2015
    Location
    Europe
    Posts
    716

    Default Re: Let's honour our perfumes!..


  24. #24
    Basenotes Junkie fanny's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2015
    Location
    Europe
    Posts
    716

    Default Re: Let's honour our perfumes!..

    1955-Dior-pink-coat.jpg

    m.32204.jpg

    Devastatlingly Chic

  25. #25
    Basenotes Junkie fanny's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2015
    Location
    Europe
    Posts
    716

    Default Re: Let's honour our perfumes!..


  26. #26
    Moderator
    Bavard's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2015
    Location
    Middlesex
    Posts
    2,251

    Default Re: Let's honour our perfumes!..


  27. #27

  28. #28

    Oviatt's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Los Angeles and New York City
    Posts
    5,338

    Default Re: Let's honour our perfumes!..

    Sommi.jpg
    One Man Show
    Very clearly a case for corn flakes and classics

  29. #29
    Sillage Monster
    Trilby Lark's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2013
    Location
    Orange County, CA
    Posts
    5,737

    Default Re: Let's honour our perfumes!..

    powdered hair.jpg

    Chanel No. 19 Poudre'
    Avatar: the late, great Janis Joplin. Beauty begins the moment you decide to be yourself.

  30. #30
    Basenotes Junkie fanny's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2015
    Location
    Europe
    Posts
    716

    Default Re: Let's honour our perfumes!..

    5ad05cd4e67c4a6b42f72849b87aa4ee.jpg

    m.19.jpg

    Un Jardin en Mediterannée




Similar Threads

  1. Honour Man
    By taint it sweet in forum Fragrances Wanted
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 28th April 2013, 02:36 AM
  2. Similarity between Honour Man and TdH?
    By OctaVariuM in forum Male Fragrance Discussion
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: 22nd November 2012, 03:48 PM
  3. Amouage Honour
    By Birdboy48 in forum No longer missing fragrances
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 30th November 2011, 11:43 PM
  4. New Fragrances: Amouage Honour Woman & Honour Man
    By Candy Perfume Boy in forum Female Fragrance Discussion
    Replies: 25
    Last Post: 29th September 2011, 02:53 AM
  5. Amouage Honour Man and Honour Woman
    By SculptureOfSoul in forum No longer missing fragrances
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 8th June 2011, 01:15 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  



Loving perfume on the Internet since 2000