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Friday scent of the day 8/19

Marni Fall Winter 2015 2016

TGIF, happy World Humanitarian Day and happy Perfect Friday! Our community project for today: wear a fragrance that is nearly perfect, and tell us how you would change it (or, layer it!) to make it completely perfect.

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’m wearing Marni, the original signature version. Marni is pretty much perfect for a no-brainer fragrance, but I liked it better layered with Marni Rose, and I’ve discovered this summer that I like it even better than that layered over Tauer Rose Delight body oil. I never did see the Marni Spice version, did anyone here ever try it?

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Thursday scent of the day 8/18

Robert Redford

Happy Almost-Friday, and a very happy 80th birthday to Robert Redford! What fragrance are you wearing?

I’m wearing Byredo Flowerhead. I’d sort of forgotten how pretty it is, but to my mind, it is too middle-of-the-road to qualify as perfect (or as something I’d be dying to own). I’d amp up the leather notes just a bit, and give the florals more bite.

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