Monthly Archives: February 2011

Voile de Violette review and a drawing

Monica of Perfume Pharmer and Skye Botanicals posted a lovely review of Voile de Violette tonight and is hosting a drawing for some SSS prizes, so go visit if you’d like a chance to win. Thanks Monica! Just in time … Continue reading

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Scents in Progress

The Reves take off contains an interesting ingredient that I’ve not used before in a scent on my list: oakwood absolute. The absolute is made from French wine barrels and has a different kind of woody smell with some gourmand … Continue reading

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Quick Update and Incense Pure Review

Incense Pure was reviewed yesterday on the Bois de Jasmin blog. Thanks Victoria! I agree that one of the enjoyable aspects of trying an indie line is the window it offers into the creator’s world. I enjoy both sides of … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

My plum tree is blooming after the beautiful spring-like weather we’ve had the last few weeks. Rain is due most of this week but we’ve had a wonderful taste of spring. The daffodils are out too. I wanted to say … Continue reading

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Roses are up

I put Velvet Rose and Vintage Rose on the menu in honor of Valentine’s Day. And of course, Rose Musc continues to be available in the Boutique group. Also, I should clarify that the Lieu de Reves on the site … Continue reading

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