Monthly Archives: December 2011

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! Best wishes for a fun New Year’s Eve and for a wonderful 2012! And a couple more thank you’s that didn’t make it into yesterday’s post. Many thanks, Ayala, for including Incense Pure in your fabulous all-indie … Continue reading

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Some thoughts as the year ends

The year of 2011 was one of regrouping for me after a difficult personal/family situation that had lasted over one and a half years, finally ending in mid March 2011 and allowing me to concentrate fully on the business again. … Continue reading

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A Couple Reviews and Quick Update

Wanted to say a belated thank you to Trish for her lovely review of Fig Tree perfume and shea cream on ScentHive about a week ago! And thank you to Carol of Bloody Frida for her mini reviews of Incense … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays!

I want to wish everyone a happy holiday weekend! However you celebrate, I hope you have a good time with friends and family. My brother won’t come up until New Year’s weekend, so I’ll just have a little Christmas eve … Continue reading

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A Note on The Idea of a Brand’s Signature Base

It’s been a while since I’ve done a perfume making post, and this is a topic I’ve been meaning to cover for some time now. I have read people comment that they have tried a few scents in a line … Continue reading

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Holiday Drawing Winners!

Thanks so much to all who joined the holiday drawing! It was really fun to read all the stories and traditions. Nice to share some holiday cheer. We had 70 entrants, so I assigned numbers to everyone and then used … Continue reading

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Some Fragrance News Tidbits

Wanted to say thank you to Birgit at Olfactoria’s Travels for a beautifully written review of Incense Pure, and thank you to Noor for his review of a number of SSS scents. The entrants for the Indie category of the … Continue reading

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