Lazy weekend poll ~ open thread, Memorial Day weekend 2016

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Happy Memorial Day to those of you in the USA! And happy weekend to everyone else.

We’re celebrating with our usual open thread poll. Talk about anything you like — the perfume you’re wearing today, the perfume store you wish you could visit this weekend, anything.

Or, ask a question about fragrance, then see if anyone else has asked a question that you can answer…

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Key fashion houses - namely Chanel, Dior, Givenchy and Armani - have all expanded into a niche market sometimes referred to as “haute parfumerie,” or perhaps more accurately as “collection parfumerie”. The latter is reflecting the fact that these fragrance ranges, separate from the houses’ standard fair [sic] (Dior’s variations on Poison, Chanel’s numbered lines), are grouped into collections, in similar bottles. Like perfume Pokemon, you’re encouraged to buy them all.

— Read more at Designer perfumes: Niche fragrance collections are the heaviest hitters at Independent.