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Perfumes, scented gifts & other fragrances : make beautiful gifts to give (or keep)
Reno, Kelly.
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Publication Information:
Roseville, Calif. : Prima, [2000]

Physical Description:
viii, 88 pages ; 19 cm.
General Note:
Series statement from jacket.

Includes index.
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TP983 .R378 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf

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Cameo Bouquet, Ocean Spice, Outdoorsman, Beeswax Pastilles, Scented Nail Polish--these are just a few of the natural perfumes, men's fragrances, and scented gifts you can make at home with the easy-to-follow recipes in this book. Turn these pages and soon you will create natural, wonderfully fragrant, handmade eau de toilettes, colognes, and bath splashes to rejuvenate tired skin and delight the senses. You will also discover the secrets to making redolent room sprays, pretty potpourri envelopes, lacy sachets, and more, using nothing but safe, healthful ingredients. Whatever the occasion, the recipes in Perfumes, Scented Gifts & Other Fragrances solve the eternal question of what to give when you want your gifts to be exceptional. Focusing special attention on the art of presentation, author Kelly Reno also includes many simple, yet elegant ideas for bottling, boxing, and wrapping these wonderfully unique and personal gifts. You can find most of the ingredients at local markets and pharmacies. For hard-to-find ingredients, mail-order sources are conveniently listed. Perfumes, Scented Gifts & Other Fragrances makes it possible--and easy--to pamper your friends, your family, and yourself with personal, handmade, aromatic, and sensuous scents anytime! Colognes and perfumes stir the senses like nothing else. From light, flowery fragrances that evoke languid summer afternoons to exotic woodsy aromas that inspire exciting adventures, scents set the mood. Now, in Perfumes, Scented Gifts & Other Fragrances you can create your own aromatic blends. You'll discover easy recipes for sensual perfumes, delicate colognes, and pretty scented gifts you can make at home, including: • lady in white • bright eyes • possibilities • winter frost • northern lights (for men) • pink champagne splash • and many more aromatic indulgences for the body and the senses!