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- Fri Feb 18, 2011 6:16 am
- Forum: General Discussions
- Topic: Your Perfumed Life with Possets and other Perfumeries
- Replies: 136
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My first experience of indie perfumery was BPAL, back in 2004-5. I really loved it at first - the aesthetic, the concepts, the prices, which back then were very reasonable. The turn around time was, however, utterly abysmal (I think my first order took 3 months to arrive) - so I mostly bought from t...
"not only is it "tacky," but it is simply degrading to women. Perhaps the store itself is not, although I find that unlikely, but its umbrella corporation and magazine are highly degrading and perpetuate the humiliation of women and violence against women." Agreed. Hustler is jus...
- Fri Aug 17, 2007 4:38 pm
- Forum: Permanent Possets' Reviews
- Topic: Morgan le Fey
- Replies: 31
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Extremely foody on me - too much so for my tastes, unfortunately. Reminds me quite a bit of BPAL's Gingerbread Poppet in its warm spiceyness. I can see it being very popular with those who love that kind of scent though, so hopefully I won't have any problem in passing the bottle along.
- Fri Aug 17, 2007 4:35 pm
- Forum: Discontinued Possets
- Topic: Elixir of Heartlessness (Dreams of Avalon Exclusive)
- Replies: 12
- Views: 3305
This is lovely - very soft. pretty and feminine. It's the sort of scent that stays close to the skin. I really enjoy it and can see me wearing it as an everyday scent.
Guinevere is all piercingly harsh clove to me and as such absolutely nauseating. I had a horrible, horrible reaction to it and nearly threw up. I don't get any sandalwood or any other hint of any other note at all. I am totally bummed.
Flossing is absolutely gorgeous - the creamy white vanilla of Madame X with a lovely little kick of ginger. I've been searching for a ginger-based perfume oil since I used up a bottle of Origins' Ginger Essence a few years ago but all the ones I've tried have been either of the dry, overpowering, in...