Chanel Chance Eau Tendre Delicate Fragrance Touch-Up

Chanel Chance Eau Tendre Delicate Fragrance Touch-Up

Chanel has launched a new limited edition (pink) “cushion compact” for Chance Eau Tendre…

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Friday scent of the day 1/19

Happy Vanilla Friday! (Plus, happy Popcorn Day, and happy birthday to Dolly Parton.) Our community project for today: wear a fragrance with vanilla.

What fragrance did you pick? As always, do chime in with your scent of the day even if you’re not participating in the community project.

I went with Imaginary Authors Memoirs of a Trespasser

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Miller Harris Scherzo & Tender ~ new fragrances

Miller Harris Scherzo and Tender

British niche line Miller Harris has launched Scherzo and Tender, new fragrances inspired by the F. Scott Fitzgerald novel Tender Is the Night

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The daily lemming

The Grown Alchemist's Amenity Kit ($28 at Amazon) comes with 12 ml each of Hydra-Repair Day Cream and Vanilla & Watermelon Lip Balm, plus 20 ml of their Vanilla & Orange Peel hand cream.

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A very different approach to odors

What do we talk about when we talk about smell? Mostly other things. English speakers frequently describe a scent according to what it reminds us of, not using a specific name for the odor itself. [...]

But because a thing might hold true for Westerners or English speakers does not mean it is universal to the human experience. [Linguists Nicole Kruspe and Asifa Majid] are studying hunter-gatherer cultures in Asia, where people take a very different approach to odors. In 2014, Majid discovered that people who speak the Jahai language named odors as easily as English speakers identify colors.

— Read more at These hunter-gatherers are probably better at naming scents than you at The Washington Post.

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Reflexion Perfumes: Gingerbread and Flowers from Tula, Russia

  "More people worship the rising than the setting sun" Pompey The Great   Quite often we write on the pages of Fragrantica about the successful independent perfumers from Italy, USA, France, Netherlands and other countries. And when I write about them, sometimes I lament about my compatriots from Russia. The last year has become in some way a breakthrough – Anna Zworykina and Valery Mikha...
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The Scent of Osmanthus

Perfumes that smell of osmanthus, kinmokusei
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Fragrantica Member Spotlight: Jitterbug Perfume Lover

  Member Name: Jitterbug Perfume Lover   Member Since: June 6, 2013   Location: USA View Perfume Wardrobe and Profile   For almost half a million people worldwide, Fragrantica has become more than just an online perfume encyclopedia and a magazine dedicated to fragrances. It's a place we visit to relax, share our passion and learn more about our favorite topic. For many of us, chatting...
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Bella Bellissima: London Exclusives for Harrods and Selfridges

  British house Bella Bellissima has built a cult following since its creation by journalist Bella Crane in 2007 for its bold, high-quality juices. At the end of last year, the brand soft-launched a series of unisex oud fragrances exclusive to two of London’s most prestigious department stores to capitalise on their large Middle Eastern clientele – Harrods and Selfridges. Exclusive to ...
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Calvin Klein CK One Summer 2018

Calvin Klein CK One Summer 2018  Every each summer, the fashion house of Calvin Klein launches new CK One Summer perfumes. The new 2018 edition will also be a refreshing, revitalizing with a marine-smell ideal for daily hot summer days. Men find almost all Calvin Klein CK One Summer editions light, fresh and easy due to its refreshing notes.   Calvin Klein CK One Summer 2018 comes in a beautiful turquoise color bottle and starts to delight wearers with a fresh aroma made of lime, mojito and lemon note along with fruity accents, guava, and pineapple notes. The base calms with sweet coconut and cedar accords. This perfume is a must-have for summer beach days due to its inexpensive price and ultralight, energetic, and easy notes. Calvin Klein CK One Summer 2018 is available in 100ml Eau de Toilette.      
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