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What are your favourite smells?

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JoyBoroAngel

JoyBoroAngel Report 26 Jan 2013 20:06

petrol oil and leather all mixed together
brings back memories of my biker days
paris perfume
fresh coffee
spiced apples

and freshly bathed johnsons babies :-D :-D

~~ Jules in Wiltshire~~

~~ Jules in Wiltshire~~ Report 26 Jan 2013 20:13

coffee
baking bread
strawberrys
Sea air
Saw mills (wood shavings)
bacon cooking.............. :-D

Karen in the desert

Karen in the desert Report 26 Jan 2013 21:57


Lavender
Fresias
Honeysuckle
Jasmine
new cotton
the pages of a new book
dried porcinii mushrooms
new babies
the sea air
anything with a lime flavour
hubby's Heritage aftershave
fresh dried laundry as it comes off the line (works best on a really windy day).

GinN

GinN Report 26 Jan 2013 22:28

Got no sense of smell now, only memories;-
New mown grass
Lavender
Baking bread
"Roma" perfume
Old books
The sea
Vanilla
Roasting Chicken
The smell from our local sugar beet factory
Cows

ChrisofWessex

ChrisofWessex Report 26 Jan 2013 22:39

Oh dear I am going to sound like I am tuppence short of a shilling -

New rubber (inside of new wellies)
Mixed smell of grain/oil/tar/salt/sea air in the dock sheds when I used to go down to Dad's ship
Chanel 5
Freesias
a young baby nestled into the side of your neck

StrayKitten

StrayKitten Report 26 Jan 2013 23:50

fresh cut grass,
fresh coffee
bread baking,
spiced apples,
olbas oil ;-)

PatrickM

PatrickM Report 27 Jan 2013 01:13

Freshly made coffee,
Bread baking,
A nice fry up,
The smell of a log fire on a cold winter morning,

But the best smell for me is the air outside of a plane above 13,000 feet.

Karen in the desert

Karen in the desert Report 28 Jan 2013 16:59



GeordieinNorfolk, you've brought back a pleasant memory for me - that's 'Roma' perfume by Laura Biagiotti <3. I had some a long while back, and just luuurved it to bits <3. Is it still around, just off to google :-)

Karen

EDIT: Yes it is, favourable prices on Amazon.

GinN

GinN Report 29 Jan 2013 19:07

Karen - it's (or was) my favourite perfume. I first tried it on a Majorcan holiday about 15 years ago, and would go to the same perfumerie every evening to spray myself liberally before a night out. The irate assistant eventually twigged what I was up to, so I thought I'd better buy some! :-D