Dating scent bottle
All bottles made before the turn of the century are partly or completely hand blown and formed.Bottles made after about 1914 were produced in much greater number by machine (ABM for Automatic Bottle Machine).In 1976, Steven Spurrier, a sommelier in Paris, comes to the Napa Valley to take the best he can find to Paris for a blind taste test against French wine.He meets Jim Barrett, whose Chateau Montelena is mortgaged to the hilt as Jim perfects his chardonnay.CK One transcended age groups gender and social class. The fruit top is not terribly fruity in the fruity feminine way. It can be worn by both guys and girls but when I wore this it was mainly the guys wearing it.It has been called unisex as in citrus based unisex scents like 4711 Eau de Cologne. I still detect the original formula notes of violet and jasmine, perhaps a carnation or rose, and iris. It matched up with clean dress shirts, the preppy look, a sweater or vest, a semi formal very conservative look and very collegiate.
:-) Calvin Klein CK One Miniature Splash Bottle This was a first fragrance and for starter's toilet water.
This has a very fine opening which immediately makes you feel relaxed and comfortable. At times it had an aquatic air like something to wear in very hot weather when you go sailing - if you have a boat.
It has a charming innocence and nostalgic factor I like.
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