Monthly Archives: October 2010

the name game

As readers of this blog know, I’ve been working on a white floral scent I’d named Bouquet Blanc months ago. I’d had a link to it on my site until recently, in the “upcoming scents” section. I’ve talked about it … Continue reading

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Fall Favorites

Lieu de Reves got a mention today on the top 10 fall favorites list on NST. Thanks Jessica! It’s really tough for me to pick a top 10 fall list because so many of my favorites are fall/winter (and many … Continue reading

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Rainy Friday

Lots of rain this morning and I’m heading in to have that tooth extracted after the failed root canal attempt. It should be relatively simple. I’ll try to post in a couple days. All orders as of this moment are … Continue reading

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checking in

I sent out a few Reves2 samples to testers and have had good feedback so far. I want to send out some more soon, and I’m just wearing it more myself after taking a few days off from it. I’m … Continue reading

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weekend update

I finally have a tester formula to send out for the Lieu de Reves take-off as soon as we make more samples of it. It’s different enough that it should be a new scent with a new name and I’ll … Continue reading

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Upcoming new FM rose scent

Here’s the first review I’ve seen of the new Frederic Malle rose scent called Portrait of a Lady.  It’s by Dominique Ropion and the listed notes are Turkish rose, cassis, raspberry, cinnamon, clove, patchouli, sandalwood, incense, Ambroxan, and white musks.  … Continue reading

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Checking in…

I think I’ve sent the link to everyone on the 34 ml blog offer list, but I’ve not heard back from a few people yet. If you’ve not received the link email yet, check your spam folder and let me … Continue reading

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