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Lay your hands on this

Did you see this great post over at Olfactoria about organizing your perfume collection? Large or small, our collections oppress us as much as they delight us, clearly. I felt so much better to find out I wasn’t the only one who has trouble finding what I want. I feel so stupid tweeting “Where TF . . . → Read More: Lay your hands on this

Kids Strike Back at “Get Off My Lawn” Lady

Sharpen up your hate sticks, folks, because I’m not holding back on this one.

Vintage L’Interdit parfum is the kind of smell that gives perfumes a bad name. And that name is “old lady”.

Let’s not get into the whole sidebar about supporting the cultural value of older women, and how we should love and . . . → Read More: Kids Strike Back at “Get Off My Lawn” Lady

Sampling down the street for the diary

I needed a pick-me-up yesterday, and found it by rifling through the shelves of a local Sephora looking for scents I didn’t already “know”. Turned out there were a lot. I covered quite a bit of testing ground by spritzing some strips and walking around for the next few hours with them clutched in my . . . → Read More: Sampling down the street for the diary

I REALLY like that thrift store.

There’s an exact copy of the Le De I bought this last weekend – $25 and sealed – on eBay right now (15 ml parfum, slightly used) for $185. Huh!

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The delights of my favorite new thrift store: Le De

There’s a thrift store in the neighborhood of my cat’s veterinarian that serves my need when I just need Something New to Sniff. At such times, buying something off eBay or other online retail is no good; I want immediate gratification. And let’s face it, the Sephora and the department stores have already been picked . . . → Read More: The delights of my favorite new thrift store: Le De