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Yacht Man Chocolate and the Search for the Best Gourmand Scent.

I remember reading some threads on the major sites with titles like, “Help me – I want to smell like a vanilla cupcake!” and I thought I’d discuss my views on gourmands, as well as mention a great bargain scent that some may view as an excellent gourmand scent to add to their rotations (and this one has “unisex potential”). 1,116 more words

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Alpha Male - Review: Parfums de Nicolai New York

By Tara

You may be aware that New York is the fragrance Luca Turin tells us in Perfumes: The Guide that he wore for a decade. 432 more words

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Serene Green - Review: Jacomo Silences

By Tara

As I write this, it is one of those gently rainy, warm mornings. Everything seems calm, quiet and slowed down somehow. It’s a perfect day for wearing… 513 more words

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Portia's Designer Days & Nights - Mini-Reviews

Hi Hi Olfactoria’s Travelers,

Portia with you today from Australian Perfume Junkies and Perfume Posse.

Sometimes we get so caught up in the newest niche and the most exquisite and expensive frags that we forget about the old faithfuls, the spritz and forget, the easy-wear casuals. 688 more words

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Romantic Vanilla - Review: Van Cleef & Arpels Orchidée Vanille

By Tara

The majority of vanilla perfumes focus on the end result of vanilla production – those calorific cupcakes and cookies. However, Orchidée Vanille takes its inspiration from the start of story: The orchid flower which produces the vanilla pod. 526 more words

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NSFW - Review: Parfumerie Générale L'Ombre Fauve

By Tara

Have you come across the tag NSFW? It stands for “Not Suitable/Safe For Work” and denotes internet content that isn’t advisable viewing while at your office. 505 more words

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Class Act – Review: Papillon Artisan Perfumes Anubis, Tobacco Rose and Angélique

By Tara

I can’t remember a time when I’ve been this impressed by the launch of a new fragrance line. British perfumer Liz Moores is the creator of Papillon Artisan Perfumes and this is her first collection of three eau de parfums. 777 more words

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